It’s now illegal in England and Wales to smoke in a car with a passenger under 18. The law has been widely accepted and many feel it’s overdue -- but smokers’ rights activists are fuming.
A new study says England is seeing a "dramatic increase" in cases of scarlet fever - an infectious disease that mostly affects children. So how do you get it, what are the symptoms, and how is it treated?
German diesel vehicle owners accept that diesel is on its way out. But they're enraged that politicians haven't forced emissions-cheating carmakers to retrofit existing diesel cars with proper pollution abatement kits.
US regulators have approved a breakthrough treatment that genetically engineers patients' own blood cells to fight childhood leukemia. Experts say it may open the way to treating other cancers with a similar procedure.
The German chancellor has signaled her party's "good will" to overcome differences in coalition talks. The SPD wants to expand labor and health care rights, but Merkel's conservatives view the measures as costly.
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