Bill Cosby ordered to stand trial in decade-old sex case

NORRISTOWN, Pa. (AP) — Bill Cosby was ordered Tuesday to stand trial on sexual assault charges after a hearing that hinged on a decade-old police report in which a woman said the comedian gave her three blue pills that put her in a stupor, unable to stop his advances.

  • Written by MARYCLAIRE DALE, Associated Press MICHAEL R. SISAK, Associated Press

US appeals court revisits Texas voter ID law

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Whether a strict Texas voter ID law should be struck down, upheld, or, perhaps, adjusted is now up to 15 federal appeals court judges.

  • Written by KEVIN McGILL, Associated Press

Use obesity surgery more often for diabetes, guidelines urge

WASHINGTON (AP) — International diabetes organizations are calling for weight-loss surgery to become a more routine treatment option for diabetes, even for some patients who are only mildly obese.

  • Written by LAURAN NEERGAARD, AP Medical Writer