Posted: 08/11/2012 - A Texas man reportedly has lost his leg as he battles the flesh-eating bacterial infection, necrotizing fasciitis but is making progress in his recovery.
Posted: 08/11/2012 - There is new research on a remarkable medical device that helps children waiting for heart transplants. A study released Wednesday shows that the device can drastically improve a child's chance of survival.
Posted: 08/11/2012 - The number of Americans with a new strain of H3N2 swine flu has jumped from 29 cases to 158 cases in less than a week, government officials announced Thursday.
Posted: 08/11/2012 - If you've ever wondered what Olympians eat to perform their best - and sport the most magnificent physiques in the world - we've got the kitchen confidential from sports nutritionists who work with them. Research shows that with the right diet and hydration, athletes can train harder and recover more quickly.
Posted: 08/11/2012 - Researchers say the heart-health benefits obtained from cholesterol-lowering statins outweigh the potential risks that patients taking the pills may develop Type 2 diabetes.
Updated: 08/22/2012 - The short list of candidates is believed to include Ohio Rep. Rob Portman, former Minnesota Gov. Tim Pawlenty and Wisconsin Rep. Paul Ryan. Saturday's announcement will be made in Norfolk.
Posted: 08/11/2012 - It's official: Mitt Romney's campaign has announced he has chosen Wisconsin Rep. Paul Ryan to be his running mate, bringing to the ticket a youthful budget hawk who will help underscore the GOP ticket's focus on righting the economy with substantial changes to government spending.
Posted: 08/10/2012 - Col. Glenn Palmer, commander of the 737th Training Group at Lackland AFB, speaks to trainees in San Antonio. The Air Force has relieved Palmer, a top commander at Lackland Air Force base from his position in the wake of wake of a widening sex scandal. (William Luther, AP Photo/ The San Antonio Express-News)
Posted: 08/10/2012 - Olympic organizers are doing their best to keep the lineup of this year's closing ceremony live artists under wraps, but Muse, The Who and George Michael have all said they will take part.
Posted: 08/10/2012 - The woman mauled by a chimpanzee three years ago says she hopes and prays a state official will ultimately grant her request to sue the state of Connecticut, which she holds responsible for not seizing the animal.
Posted: 08/10/2012 - Federal agents and police targeting a violent street gang swept through a Southern California neighborhood Friday where earlier police killings sparked violent protests.
Posted: 08/10/2012 - U.S. Postal inspectors are leading a federal investigation into whether former Penn State assistant football coach Jerry Sandusky shared child pornography with other individuals, CBS News has learned.
Posted: 08/10/2012 - Oil companies drilling in the drought-ridden fields of southern Kansas are taking desperate measures to get the water they need to tap into the state's oil reserves.
Posted: 08/09/2012 - Levi Aron pleads guilty to second degree murder and kidnapping in the second degree. The city's chief medical examiner said the Leiby Kletzky died after being drugged and then smothered.
Posted: 08/09/2012 - The girl told police her father held her face under the faucet. The 11-year-old Delaware girl said her father called it "waterboarding."
Updated: 08/22/2012 - 360-degree color panorama of Gale Crater includes Mount Sharp. The peak is the Mars rover Curiosity's prime target. The Curiosity rover performed "flawlessly" on its third day on Mars, according to NASA controllers.
Updated: 08/22/2012 - The unmanned Morpheus is designed to carry cargo to the moon. NASA calls failed tests "part of the development process," as operators recover data from the crashed lander.
Posted: 08/09/2012 - The BBB wants to warn consumers of these scams whether it is a call on your landline, cellphone, email etc… DO NOT RESPOND to these random notices.
Posted: 08/09/2012 - A new cyberweapon that secretly steals bank account information from its victims was exposed on Thursday.
Updated: 08/09/2012 - When Wisconsin temple gunman Wade Michael Page arrived at Fort Bragg in 1995, the sprawling Army base in North Carolina already was home to a small number of white supremacists including three soldiers later convicted in the murder of an African-American couple.
Updated: 08/09/2012 - More than 1 million GE and Hotpoint dishwashers are being recalled after a series of fires.