Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Director Dr. Thomas Frieden speaks at the National Press Club in Washington, Thursday, May 26, 2016, on the latest research and forecasts on the Zika virus. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik)

CDC urges speed on Zika as House moves to negotiate funding

The U.S. must act more quickly to protect pregnant women from birth defect-causing Zika, a top health official said Thursday even as the House left town for its Memorial Day recess with no visible progress on emergency funding.

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INDOT suspends road work for holiday weekend

With lower gas prices and hundreds of thousands attending the Indianapolis 500, the Indiana Department of Transportation is preparing for a busy holiday weekend on the state’s highways.

FILE - This Dec. 26, 2014 file photo provided by the Ozaukee County, Wis., Sheriff shows Dustin Diamond. (Ozaukee County Sheriff via AP, File)

Dustin Diamond back in jail in Wisconsin

The former “Saved by the Bell” star was convicted in Wisconsin last year on the charges stemming from a 2014 bar room brawl. He reportedly violated the terms of his parole.

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State licensing board extends pain doctor’s suspension

Dr. Michael Cozzi’s license had been suspended for 90 days back in March and on Thursday the medical licensing board agreed to extend it for another 90 days so Cozzi’s attorney can prepare his case.

Authorities stand outside Irving Plaza, near Manhattan's Union Square in New York after a shooting Wednesday, May 25, 2016. Police say several were injured in a deadly shooting inside the concert venue, where hip-hop artist T.I. was scheduled to perform. (AP Photo/Dana Schimmel)

1 dead, 1 critical but stable in NYC concert shooting

Shots rang out inside a concert venue in New York City where hip-hop artist T.I. was getting ready to perform, leaving one person dead, three others wounded and concertgoers scrambling for the nearest exits, police said.