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U.S. Drops Cuba From List Of State Sponsors Of Terrorism  |   

The State Department removed Havana from the list following a thawing of relations with the United States.

Breath Holding In The Pool Can Spark Sudden Blackouts And Death  |   

When you hold your breath underwater, you might pass out before you realize you need oxygen right now. Experienced swimmers have drowned as a result, and most people aren't aware of the risk.

New Jersey Lassa Fever Death Reveals Holes In Ebola Monitoring System  |   

Back from a Liberia trip, the patient developed Ebola-like symptoms. One hospital sent him home. A few days later he ended up in an Ebola isolation ward and died. What went wrong?

On The California Shore, Sizing Up Female Marines' Combat Readiness  |   

The Marines are conducting a yearlong experiment aimed at settling whether women can handle the punishing world of ground combat. The goal is to create gender-neutral physical standards.

It All Came Down To 'Nunatak'  |   

The Scripps National Spelling Bee had drama, excitement and a lot of really hard words.