• Correction: 20-Week Abortion Ban-Georgia story

    ATLANTA (AP) — In a story May 25 about a Georgia abortion law, The Associated Press reported erroneously which judge entered an order that blocked the law from taking effect. It was entered by Fulton County Superior Court Judge Doris Downs, not Fulton County Superior Court Judge Kimberly M. Esmond Adams, who later took over the case.

  • In this Sunday Oct. 5, 2014 file photo, Marussia driver Jules Bianchi of France waves during the drivers' parade before the Japanese Formula One Grand Prix at the Suzuka Circuit in Suzuka, central Japan. The family of Jules Bianchi is taking legal action, Thursday May 26, 2016, against motorsport's governing body, the Marussia team and Formula One Management following the French driver's death from head injuries. (AP Photo/Shizuo Kambayashi, File)

    Bianchi’s family taking legal action following his death

    MONACO (AP) — The family of Jules Bianchi is taking legal action against motorsport’s governing body, the Marussia team and Formula One Management following the French driver’s death from head injuries.

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  • Christie Rampone says she’s not healthy enough to train

    CHICAGO (AP) — Veteran defender Christie Rampone says she’s not healthy enough to be part of the U.S. national team’s training camp for a pair of matches early next month against Japan.

  • China's Margaret Chan, Director General of the World Health Organization, WHO, addresses her statement, during the 69th World Health Assembly at the European headquarters of the United Nations in Geneva, Switzerland, Monday, May 23, 2016. (Salvatore Di Nolfi/Keystone via AP)

    UN health agency gets OK for revamp of emergency response

    GENEVA (AP) — Stung by failures in its response to Ebola, the World Health Organization is revamping how it responds to emergencies to become nimbler, more reactive and more operational in “one of the most profound transformations” ever at the U.N. health agency.

  • This Oct. 26, 2013, file photo, shows LSU's Mike the Tiger on the field before the NCAA college football game against Furman in Baton Rouge, La. Multiple animal rights groups are asking that the university stop using captive tigers as mascots Tuesday, May 24, after LSU said its mascot was diagnosed with a rare form of cancer. (AP Photo/Jonathan Bachman, File)

    PETA asks LSU to stop using captive tigers as mascots

    BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — Two animal rights groups are asking that Louisiana State University stop using captive tigers as mascots a day after LSU said its mascot was diagnosed with a rare form of cancer.

  • Drag racing legend Muldowney having cancerous lung removed

    CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Drag racing legend Shirley Muldowney is having surgery to remove a cancerous lung.

  • In this April 16, 2016, file photo, Pittsburgh running back James Conner, who was undergoing cancer treatments and not playing, watches from the sideline during a spring NCAA college football game in Pittsburgh. Conner is cancer free and hopes to be ready in time for training camp after finishing up five months of treatment for Hodgkin's lymphoma. (AP Photo/Keith Srakocic, File)

    Pitt RB James Conner grateful as cancer goes into remission

    PITTSBURGH (AP) — James Conner’s spring — much like that of former Pittsburgh teammate Tyler Boyd— included a phone call that changed his life.

  • In this June 10, 2013 file photo, Rep. Frank Pallone, Jr. speaks in Trenton, N.J.  Pallone has found that National Football League officials improperly sought to influence a government study on the link between football and brain disease. Pallone's report says the league tried to strong-arm the National Institutes of Health into taking the project away from a researcher that the NFL feared was biased.  (AP Photo/Mel Evans, File)

    NFL doctor sends strong response to House report

    SEATTLE (AP) — The co-chairman of the NFL’s head, neck and spine committee has sent a letter to Congress stressing that he was not contacted during a government study on the link between football and brain disease.

  • New Mexico awards prison health care contract to Centurion

    SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — The New Mexico Department of Corrections says it has awarded a $41 million contract for state prison inmates’ medical care to Centurion LLC.

  • This photo taken Thursday, May 12, 2016, shows mosquito larvas breeding in a plastic pot with standing water, outside a home in Rio, Fla. The dengue fever outbreak that infected 28 people in August and September of 2013 caught Florida's Atlantic coast by surprise. The mosquito-borne disease many associate with crowded, third-world conditions had spread among the pink plastic flamingoes in their modest suburban yards. (AP Photo/Alan Diaz)

    Brazilian health minister updates IOC on anti-Zika measures

    LAUSANNE, Switzerland (AP) — Brazil’s health minister briefed IOC officials Tuesday on the steps being taken to combat the Zika virus ahead of the Rio de Janeiro Olympics.