A high-priced prostitute charged in the overdose death of a Google executive aboard a yacht in California had searched online for how to legally defend herself after giving a lethal dose of heroin, police in California said Thursday, as authorities in Georgia reopened a similar case.
A baby girl born in the southern US state of Mississippi, who was thought to have been cleared of HIV, has seen her infection return, US scientists said Thursday. The child, now four, was born in 2010 to an HIV-infected mother who was untreated during pregnancy. She went off her medication to suppress the human immunodeficiency virus when she was 18 months old, but somehow remained disease-free, showing no detectable level of the virus for more than two years. "Certainly, this is a disappointing turn of events for this young child, the medical staff involved in the child's care, and the HIV/AIDS research community," said Anthony Fauci, director of the National Institute on Allergy and Infectious Diseases.
RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Brazilian police on Thursday said they plan to re-arrest the director of a World Cup hospitality company implicated in a ticket scalping scheme, and that they expect to broaden their investigation to include football administrators.