Health

AP Exclusive: UN health agency spent $192 million on 2018 travel; auditors see 'waste' and 'culture of non-compliance'

May 20, 2019

AP Exclusive: UN health agency spent $192 million on 2018 travel; auditors see 'waste' and 'culture of non-compliance'

Will new royal baby's name honor Princess Diana? Stay tuned

May 7, 2019

Britons love to lay down their bets _ and with the birth of a healthy baby boy for Meghan, the Duchess of Sussex, and Prince Harry, it's time to focus on boys' names

Guinness tells marathon-running nurse: no skirt, no record

May 5, 2019

A British nurse who ran the London Marathon in her uniform says she has been denied a Guinness World Records listing because she wasn't wearing a skirt

Clarification: Britain-Contaminated Blood story

May 2, 2019

Clarification: Britain-Contaminated Blood story

Tottenham's Vertonghen heads' clash but briefly plays on

May 1, 2019

Tottenham defender Jan Vertonghen had to be helped off the field shortly after returning to action despite a clash of heads in the Champions League semifinal against Ajax

AstraZeneca's first quarter profits jump 74%

Apr 26, 2019

Anglo-Swedish drugmaker AstraZeneca says first-quarter earnings jumped 74%, buoyed by emerging markets and the success of new cancer treatments.

UN: No screen time for babies; only 1 hour for kids under 5

Apr 24, 2019

The World Health Organization has issued its first-ever guidance for how much screen time children under five should get: not very much

US 'concerned' over misused funds allegations at UNAIDS

Apr 17, 2019

The U.S. government says it is "concerned" about allegations of misused funds at the U.N.'s AIDS agency after a report by The Associated Press this week revealed ongoing financial and sexual misconduct problems at the agency

Prince Harry, Oprah work on mental health program for Apple

Apr 10, 2019

Kensington Palace says Britain's Prince Harry will be partnering with Oprah Winfrey to create a mental health series for Apple

London taxes older vehicles in bid to fight air pollution

Apr 8, 2019

In a bid to fight air pollution, London has introduced one of the world's toughest vehicle emissions standards, placing a tax on older, more polluting cars that drive into the center of the British capital

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