The agency approved the powerful painkiller OxyContin for a new use in children 11 to 16 who are suffering from severe, long-term pain.
A spill that sent toxic water seeping from an abandoned Colorado gold mine is three times as large as first thought.
The federal government says health care facilities should stop using Hospira's Symbiq medication infusion pump because its vulnerable to hacking.
Donald Trump has surged into the national lead in the primary race, a new NBC News/ Wall Street Journal poll shows.
The U.S. Army faces a 2015 recruiting deficit.
A secret NSA map shows nearly 700 Chinese cyber attacks on U.S. economic and government targets. - NBC News Exclusive
The Fed is expected to point to a growing U.S. economy and stronger job market as it sets the stage for a possible interest rate hike in September.
Donald Trump is running strong in the early nominating states of Iowa and New Hampshire, according to two NBC News-Marist polls.
Jim Bianco, Bianco Research president, joins CNBC's Rick Santelli to discuss the latest market action and Greece.
U.S. Office of Personnel Management is suspending a program used for background checks after the big data breach that exposed personal info of millions of current and former government workers.
OPM will temporarily suspend a program it uses to complete background investigations, following a data breach.
Veterans Administration officials were grilled by Congress on Thursday about a budget shortfall of at least $2.6 billion.
The State Department cannot find in its records all or part of 15 work-related emails from Hillary Rodham Clinton's private server.
The CEO of Medtronic talks new FDA approval and how to improve the health-care system.
Former House Speaker Dennis Hastert pleaded not guilty afternoon to charges he lied to the FBI about illegal bank withdrawals.
As the number of drones entering the skies increases, accidents, injuries, and the potential for lawsuits are bound to follow.
Massive data breach could affect every federal agency; China-based hackers are suspected.
CNBC's Eamon Javers reports the government is saying the cyberattack came from China and the stolen information could be used as a jumping off point for further targeted attacks.
CNBC's Eamon Javers has the latest developments on the security breach of up to 4 million federal government employees.
A drug to treat low female sexual desire should be approved with strict measures to ensure patients are aware of its risks, an FDA panel concluded.