Stories about Health Care

May 09 2017

Trump begins effort to pack courts with conservatives

Trump will nominate Joan Larsen, who now serves on Michigan's Supreme Court, to the 6th Circuit Court of Appeals in Cincinnati, and David Stras, a justice on the Minnesot...

May 07 2017

Weaver says NDP and Liberal campaigns using voter suppression

In Vernon, Horgan told a roomful of supporters he wants to meet as many voters as possible in the campaign's final days. To the Greens, in particular, he said the New D...

May 06 2017

Jury awards record-setting $110.5M in baby powder lawsuit

Many of those lawsuits are pending in the state court in St. Louis, where the company has faced four prior trials, three of which resulted in verdicts awarding plaintiffs...

May 06 2017

State's largest Cinco de Mayo celebration underway

TGI Fridays: The restaurant is offering deals on its signature Casamigos Strawberry 'Ritas and Suaza 'Ritas on Cinco De Mayo . Cinco de Mayo in the United States ma...

May 05 2017

World's heaviest woman leaves hospital 715 pounds lighter

And while she weighs 176kg now, she may not be able to walk unless her treatment in Abu Dhabi is successful. The 37-year-old's sister has said the hospital's claim are bo...

Apr 30 2017

Dairy dispute with Canada: Wisconsin farmers "relieved" over new help

But Wednesday, Senn signed a six-month contract with Dairy Farmers of America to purchase the goods. Even before this export problem, farmers have been producing tons and...

Apr 30 2017

Chargers grab Clemson WR Mike Williams with 1st pick in LA

Going into the draft, there was plenty of speculation that the Los Angeles Chargers would use their first overall selection in the 2017 National Football League draft on ...

Apr 28 2017

Trump team to brief Senators on North Korea at White House

On the same day, a US guided-missile submarine docked in South Korea. The USS Carl Vinson and its carrier strike group are also expected to arrive at the Korean Penin...

Apr 28 2017

Yankees' Aaron Judge crushes home run - on his birthday!

Chapman recovered, striking out Bradley with a slider, then struck out Josh Rutledge on a 97-mph fastball for his fifth save in five chances. No pitcher with more than ...

Apr 28 2017

Drugged Driving: A Growing Issue

Jefferson County Sheriff Deputy Kevin Schwindt tests a driver, whose face is illuminated by police auto lights, to see if he is under the influence of drugs or alcohol, a...

Apr 26 2017

Ghana, Kenya, Malawi to Test First Malaria Vaccine

To be effective, the vaccine has to be administered once a month for three months, then again 18 months later, which could be challenging in poor and remote regions that ...

Apr 25 2017

This new bill would legalize weed in Canada

The ruling Liberal party made legalization part of its successful 2015 election campaign and Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has argued that it will keep marijuana out of t...

Apr 25 2017

Trump, Sessions press case for border wall amid budget fight

Mayor Steve Adler announced today that he and other USA mayors will be meeting Tuesday in D.C. with Attorney General Jeff Sessions, hoping for clarity on what the Trump...

Apr 24 2017

Wildlife Park Will Officially End April the Giraffe's Live Stream on Friday

For those watching the live cam, it went out with a whimper. Her video was viewed more than 2.5 million times. "We will all be there to say goodbye", the zoo said. Vote...

Apr 22 2017

Georgia's Unemployment Rate Drops In March

But the Jacksonville areas saw the most job growth in the past year in professional and business services with 6,100 new jobs created in those industries. The monthly re...

Apr 22 2017

U.S. existing home sales hit 10-year high in March

Total housing inventory at the end of March increased 5.8% to 1.83 million existing homes available for sale, but is still 6.6% lower than a year ago (1.96 million) and h...

Apr 18 2017

EPA's Scott Pruitt: Try To Reduce Emissions? No Way

Ivanka Trump reportedly favors the country meeting its Paris climate agreement obligations. White House press secretary Sean Spicer recently told reporters Trump woul...

Apr 18 2017

Girls Series Finale Review: Season 6 Episode 10 - Latching

But the last episode of "Girls" is not a time for a bottle episode, nor is it time to break the show's convention. Marnie's breastfeeding information and insisten...

Apr 18 2017

Painkiller prescribed for Prince in another name

It's been almost a year since Prince died from an accidental overdose at the Paisley Park estate, after being found unresponsive in one of the elevators. Detectives w...

Apr 13 2017

Rare Parasitic Worm Infection Causing Meningitis Raises Concern In Maui, Hawaii

The sudden spread of this virus across the U.S. was related to climate change . There are three other cases on the Big Island. Experts say the growing number of ca...