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A Pakistani health worker (R) administers the polio vaccine to a child during a vaccination campaign in Rawalpindi on Dec. 9, 2014. (Photo by Farooq Naeem/AFP/Getty)

Anti-vax parents arrested in Pakistan

PESHAWAR, Pakistan — Pakistan has arrested 471 parents for refusing to vaccinate their children against polio amid persistent and violent opposition to the government's nationwide eradication efforts, officials said on Tuesday."There were chronic refusals and they were asking other parents as well to refuse polio drops to their...

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