| Jan 17, 2014
| 9:59 AM
Marijuana is going mainstream: Totally legal in Colorado and Washington; medicinally legal in Connecticut, 19 other states and the District of Columbia. But is it mainstream safe?
Connecticut's new medical pot law requires state-licensed growers to...
| Mar 16, 2015
| 2:05 PM
The condition of an American healthcare worker being treated for Ebola at the National Institutes of Health has worsened, officials announced Monday.
In a statement posted on the NIH website, the agency said the patient’s status has worsened...
| Aug 29, 2014
| 2:01 PM
A 3-year-old boy who was born deaf has been caught reacting to music for the first time — and it looks like he’s ready to bust a move.
In the home video, Auguste Majkowski listens with a smile on his face to a 1977 tune called “Ma...
| Oct 20, 2014
| 1:35 PM
The United States is issuing new protocols for health workers treating Ebola patients and a rapid-response military medical team prepared to start training, even as 43 people being monitored for the virus were declared risk free.
The government's new ...
| Aug 1, 2014
| 5:12 PM
Public health officials have just one tactic to battle the unrelenting Ebola virus outbreak in West Africa — quarantine — but as the disease continues to spread, scientists in Maryland are among those close to discovering other weapons....
| Jul 31, 2014
| 7:01 PM
A U.S. aid worker who was infected with the deadly Ebola virus while working in West Africa will be flown to the United States to be treated in a high-security ward at Emory University Hospital in Atlanta, hospital officials said on Thursday.
| Jul 29, 2014
| 10:42 AM
WASHINGTON — The General Services Administration is considering three sites — including two in Maryland — as viable options for a new headquarters building for the Federal Bureau of Investigation, according to a long awaited short list...
| Jul 29, 2014
| 5:45 PM
— Maryland lawmakers have been jockeying for years to lure the new headquarters for the Federal Bureau of Investigation — and its 11,000 jobs — to Prince George's County.
On Tuesday they officially found out who the competition is....
| Oct 6, 2014
| 4:18 PM
MERIDEN — Months ago, researchers at Protein Sciences opened a refrigerator and pulled out genetic leftovers from a 4-year old project to create a vaccine for Ebola.
Federal funding for the effort dried up years ago, but those refrigerated...
| Oct 6, 2014
| 5:17 AM
After another chilly morning, highs are expected to return to 70s.
Get the latest on delays for this morning's commute.
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A Windsor Mill man and woman have been charged with robbing and killing a...
| Oct 9, 2014
| 5:47 PM
Calling the world's wealth of health data a formidable "engine of discovery," the National Institutes of Health on Thursday awarded $32 million in grants in a bid to make huge biomedical data sets accessible to researchers the world over.