Uterus transplant performed

The operation at the Cleveland Clinic on a 26-year-old woman, using a uterus from a deceased donor, opens a new frontier that aims to give women who lack wombs a chance at pregnancy.

Deadly shootings in Kansas

A suspect is killed by authorities at his workplace after a series of shootings in the small town of Hesston in south-central Kansas that left several people dead.

U.S., Russia review cease-fire

Both world powers describe the agreement as the best path for ending years of violence in Syria.

Experts criticize Zika response

Some say Brazil and international health officials have prematurely declared a link between the virus and what appears to be a surge in birth defects.

Scientists chart natural gas leak

They say the leak that forced thousands of people from their Los Angeles homes was the largest reported release of climate-changing methane in U.S. history.

Rosa Parks archive goes online

The Library of Congress says the civil rights pioneer’s letters, writings, personal notes and photographs have been fully digitized.