New reports about a Beijing woman who died of avian influenza may raise fresh fears about a possible resurgence of the disease, which peaked in 2006.
Worries about the safety of prescription drugs have played a part in reducing customer demand for medications, according to a new report.
As Americans change their driving habits, the federal government has seen a shortfall in the revenue collected from fuel taxes.
The UK’s Home Office has approved new powers for the police and M15 that would allow them to hack into private computers without a warrant.
President-elect Barack Obama is reportedly considering giving Americans a $300 billion tax cut to help boost the flagging economy.
As a number of states look at ways to increase revenue, Oregon is looking at an unusual measure: taxing the number of miles driven rather than increasing the gas tax.
As the Bush administration enters its last weeks in office, Vice President Dick Cheney has been defending decisions made while he has been in the White House.
The difficulty of balancing privacy issues with the need to protect the public has been highlighted by a new Georgia law.
Can economic recovery be achieved while the government is attempting to enact social and economic changes?
Fosamax, which is commonly prescribed to treat osteoporosis, may raise a person’s risk of developing cancer of the esophagus, according to an FDA warning.