• A Food and Drug Administration veteran who helped spearhead efforts to regulate the tobacco industry in the 1990s is taking over the agency's Center for Tobacco Products.

    LAST UPDATE : Feb 22, 2013, 12:20 PM EST
  • Fighting the problem of fake drugs will require putting medications through a chain of custody like U.S. courts require for evidence in a trial.

    LAST UPDATE : Feb 13, 2013, 12:52 PM EST
  • brake drums roll down a conveyor belt to a station which robotically balances the drum at Webb Wheel Products in Cullman, Ala.

    Jobs are disappearing in the service sector because of technology that replaces certain human tasks.

    LAST UPDATE : Jan 23, 2013, 11:57 AM EST
  •  Ying Shi at Ecole Polytechnique Federale de Lausanne in Lausanne, Switzerland on May 9, 2011

    Teams of scientists from across the continent are vying for a funding bonanza that could see two of them receive up to 1 billion ($1.33 billion) over 10 years to keep Europe at the cutting edge of technology.

    LAST UPDATE : Jan 15, 2013, 10:42 AM EST