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GOP likely to feel the heat if court decision guts Obamacare

GOP likely to feel the heat if court decision guts Obamacare

WASHINGTON (AP) — A Supreme Court ruling due in a few weeks could wipe out health insurance for millions of people covered by President Barack… Updated: 6:01 am

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Man diagnosed with Lassa fever dies in US after Liberia trip

NEW YORK (AP) — A New Jersey man died Monday evening after been diagnosed with Lassa fever — a frightening infectious disease from West Africa… Updated: 3:01 am

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Ohio bill would allow patients to get STD meds for partners

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A bill in Ohio seeks to expand access to treatment for certain sexually transmitted diseases by allowing doctors to pres…

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Study: Europeans to suffer more ragweed with global warming

Study: Europeans to suffer more ragweed with global warming

WASHINGTON (AP) — Global warming will bring much more sneezing and wheezing to Europe by mid-century, a new study says.

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'Ugly' potential fallout from Supreme Court health care case

'Ugly' potential fallout from Supreme Court health care case

WASHINGTON (AP) — A Supreme Court ruling due in a few weeks could wipe out health insurance for millions of people covered by President Barack…

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Skimpy insurance seen by Democrats as next health care issue

Skimpy insurance seen by Democrats as next health care issue

WASHINGTON (AP) — A different health care issue has emerged for Democrats, in sync with the party's pitch to workers and middle-class voters a…

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Hawaii groups plant coconut trees, protest against Monsanto

Hawaii groups plant coconut trees, protest against Monsanto

HONOLULU (AP) — Demonstrators planted coconut trees and waved signs in rallies across the Hawaiian Islands as part of an international day of …

May 24, 2015 8:43 pm Photos

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Actress, comedian Anne Meara, nominated for 4 Emmys, dies

Actress, comedian Anne Meara, nominated for 4 Emmys, dies

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Anne Meara, the loopy, lovable comedian who launched a standup career with husband Jerry Stiller in the 1950s and found suc…

May 24, 2015 7:55 pm Photos

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Countries approve plan for $100M health emergency fund

BERLIN (AP) — Diplomats have approved the creation of a $100 million fund to help the World Health Organization respond rapidly to emergencies.

May 23, 2015 9:54 am(0)

Democrats see skimpy insurance as the next health care issue

Democrats see skimpy insurance as the next health care issue

WASHINGTON (AP) — A different health care issue has emerged for Democrats, in sync with the party's pitch to workers and middle-class voters a…

May 23, 2015 8:32 am Photos

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German woman, 65, gives birth to quadruplets

BERLIN (AP) — A 65-year-old teacher from Berlin has given birth to quadruplets after a pregnancy that was widely criticized by medical profess…

May 23, 2015 6:14 am(0)

Senate tweaks veterans health law to boost specialized care

WASHINGTON (AP) — Veterans would get specialized medical care from private doctors more easily under a bill the Senate approved Friday.

May 22, 2015 6:20 pm(0)

Not even helmets help pro bull riders stave off concussions

Not even helmets help pro bull riders stave off concussions

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — Kasey Hayes hopped on the bovine beast trapped in the narrow holding pen like he'd done hundreds of times. He adjuste…

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Obama tells people of Israel: America has your back

Obama tells people of Israel: America has your back

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama said Friday he "forcefully" objects to suggestions that policy differences between his administration…

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2 ex-Wesleyan students face US charges over drug overdoses

NEW HAVEN, Conn. (AP) — Two former Wesleyan University students pleaded not guilty Friday to federal charges they distributed synthetic party …

May 22, 2015 3:01 pm(0)

Tobacco firms get partial win over claims on smoking effects

WASHINGTON (AP) — America's largest tobacco companies must inform consumers that cigarettes were designed to increase addiction, but not that …

May 22, 2015 1:30 pm(0)

Guinea families transport bodies in public taxis

Guinea families transport bodies in public taxis

CONAKRY, Guinea (AP) — Relatives of Ebola victims are transporting their bodies on public transportation in Guinea, seating the corpses uprigh…

May 22, 2015 12:37 pm(0)

53 people in 9 states sickened after eating raw tuna

LOS ANGELES (AP) — A salmonella outbreak likely linked to raw tuna has sickened 53 people in nine states, health officials said Thursday.

May 21, 2015 9:35 pm(0)

APNewsBreak: Utah official took donation from 1-800 Contacts

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Utah Attorney General Sean Reyes accepted a $5,000 campaign donation from a contact lens seller based in the state after…

May 21, 2015 6:34 pm(0)

Listeria: FDA finds problems at Ohio ice cream plant

Listeria: FDA finds problems at Ohio ice cream plant

WASHINGTON (AP) — A government investigation of Ohio-based Jeni's Splendid Ice Creams found inadequate testing and cleaning in its Columbus pl…

May 21, 2015 6:10 pm(0)
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