NBC News Conjoined Twins Recovering After Successful Separation Surgery 2016-12-09T21:40:00.000000Z Two young California sisters born joined at the abdomen are recovering after a successful separation operation. KCRA's Vicki Gonzalez reports. Dog Says Goodbye to Dying Owner at Hospital 2016-12-09T21:19:57.000000Z A California man who suffered a brain hemorrhage received a final, tender goodbye from his dog of six years in his hospital bed. The Last Zika Outbreak Is Over in Florida, for Now 2016-12-09T17:43:00.000000Z The Zika virus is no longer actively spreading in Miami's South Beach. But just as Miami's Zika zone lifted, Texas announced four more local cases. Drug Overdoses Kill More Than Car Crashes 2016-12-09T16:21:00.000000Z Drug overdose deaths passed 50,000 last year in the U.S. -- far more than the 37,000 deaths in road accidents. E-Cigarettes Dangerous to Kids: Surgeon-General 2016-12-09T12:40:01.000000Z The handheld devices not only deliver harmful nicotine, but vape smoke can be loaded with other chemicals. 2016 Has Been Worst Year for Mumps in a Decade 2016-12-09T00:51:00.000000Z This mumps outbreak covers almost every U.S. state — 3,832 cases and counting — nearly triple the number seen in 2015. Man loses His Eye to Contact Lens Infection 2016-12-08T22:57:00.000000Z Here's a reminder about the safe way to keep your contacts clean. GNC Agrees to Pay $2 Million in Supplement Settlement 2016-12-08T22:05:00.000000Z GNC, the biggest supplement retailer in the U.S. has paid a $2 million fine and agreed to be more careful about what it sells. Embattled EpiPen Maker to Cut 3,000 Jobs Amid Lawsuits, Investigations 2016-12-08T15:57:00.000000Z Mylan, which has been under fire for price hikes on the life-saving EpiPen allergy treatment, will cut 10 percent of its workforce. Life Expectancy Shrinks for Americans 2016-12-08T12:31:00.000000Z The U.S. death rate is on the rise for the first time in more than 15 years, with life expectancy dropping slightly for a baby born in 2015.