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FIFA approves immediate expansion of Women’s World Cup to 32 teams

FIFA’s Council has unanimously approved expanding the Women’s World Cup from 24 teams to 32 for

FDA approves $2M medicine, most expensive ever

U.S. regulators have approved the most expensive medicine ever, for a disorder that destroys a baby’s

Taiwan approves same-sex marriage in first for Asia

Taiwan’s legislature voted Friday to legalize same-sex marriage, a first in Asia and a boost for

Health Canada approves injectable hydromorphone to treat opioid addiction

Health Canada has approved injectable hydromorphone — a drug commonly used to manage pain — to treat patients with

Alabama senate approves a near total ban on abortion

Alabama’s senate passed a near-total ban on abortion Tuesday, sending what would be the nation’s most

U.S. approves deployment of Patriot missiles to Mideast amid heated rhetoric with Iran

The U.S. will move a Patriot missile battery into the Middle East to counter threats from

FIFA Council approves exploring expanded World Cup field for Qatar 2022

The FIFA Council on Friday approved working with Qatar to explore expanding the 2022 World Cup

Seattle becomes NHL's 32nd team after league unanimously approves expansion bid

It's official — Seattle will be home to the NHL's 32nd team. The NHL confirmed the news Tuesday

Canadian doctors urge caution after FDA approves controversial new opioid pill

Canadian doctors specializing in pain management say a pill form of sufentanil — an opioid related to fentanyl but even

Congo approves 4 more experimental treatments as Ebola battle continues

Congo has approved the use of four more experimental treatments in the Ebola virus outbreak in