By LINDSEY TANNER, Associated Press
September 16, 2014 7:26 p.m.
CHICAGO — The number of American men and women with big-bellied, apple-shaped figures — the most dangerous kind of obesity — has climbed at a startling rate over the past decade, according to a government study.
By JIM KUHNHENN, Associated Press
September 16, 2014 2:45 p.m.
ATLANTA — Calling the Ebola outbreak in West Africa a threat to world security, President Barack Obama on Tuesday broadly expanded the U.S. response by ordering thousands of troops to the region along with an aggressive effort to train health care workers and build treatment centers.