Stories about Medical

Jun 25 2017

GOP senators now oppose health bill, enough to sink it

Sen. Susan Collins of ME reiterated her opposition to language blocking federal money for Planned Parenthood, which many Republicans oppose because it provides abortions....

Jun 25 2017

Trump Predicts Quartet of GOP Critics Eventually Will Back Senate Health Bill

Republicans face a daunting public-relations campaign to sell the legislation, which is expected to reduce or eliminate insurance coverage for millions of Americans. Cant...

Jun 25 2017

GOP: Special Election Victories Boost Trump's Legislative Agenda

Tim Ryan of Ohio, Seth Moulton of MA and Filemon Vela of Texas. Vela's comments come after he and several Democratic colleagues met privately Thursday afternoon to d...

Jun 25 2017

Russia's Putin: Top goal for journalists is 'do not offend'

In the final days of the presidential campaign a year ago, two Democratic senators asked President Obama to take action against Russian Federation for its election medd...

Jun 25 2017

Disabled protesters stage sit-in outside Sen. Mitch McConnell's office

The Medicaid system that provides essential home and community-based care is already underfunded, has resulted in cuts to services and has increased the long wait lists...

Jun 25 2017

Yemen cholera cases could pass 300000 by September, UN says

The UNICEF representative in Yemen , Meritxell Relano, says despite the obstacles, aid agencies are making progress in reducing cholera cases and deaths in some part...

Jun 25 2017

Park shoots 63 to take 2-shot lead at LPGA Tour event

Park leads by two from compatriot So Yeon Ryu , American Ally McDonald and Englishwoman Mel Reid , who aced the par-three 11th in a round which also included six birdie...

Jun 25 2017

LaVar Ball makes his first bold prediction for Lonzo's National Basketball Association career

He and classmates Kris Jenkins and Darryl Reynolds never lost back-to-back games or more than five games in any one season during their four years. If Ball becomes the ne...

Jun 25 2017

Pentagon chief blasts N.Korea over USA student who died

In an interview Wednesday with CNN in Seoul, Bae said he was threatened a few times during his 735 days in a North Korean prison but never tortured. "To see a young man...

Jun 24 2017

Ties with india and Pakistan not zero sum: White House

But who has the edge with respect to the number of followers? Responsibility for stewarding that relationship now rests with the Trump administration whose appreciation o...

Jun 24 2017

EC rejects AAP plea, office of profit case to continue

Prashant Patel, the petitioner in the case, told The Sunday Guardian , "It has been an achievement for me today as the EC has accepted that the 21 MLAs were holding offi...

Jun 24 2017

Cold Front Sweeps Through The State, Overnight Showers And Storms Possible

Rain, heavy at times, and thunderstorms develop through the morning and become steady into late morning/afternoon. What's left of Tropical Storm Cindy will get caught b...

Jun 24 2017

South Carolina health officials find West Nile virus

Paul Byers. Hunt said the insecticide is very effective and was chosen because it is fast-acting. But as always, you should avoid peak times, wear bug spray, as well as...

Jun 24 2017

At least 15 dead in twin Pakistan blasts

Early on Friday, a suicide auto bomber killed 12 people in Quetta in the country's volatile south-west. In the evening, the twin explosions occurred near a bus termin...

Jun 24 2017

Congressman Lists Lawmakers Concerns Surrounding Amazon's Acquisition Of Whole Foods

It was truly love at first sight ... "It's been a whirlwind courtship", Mackey went on. "Because, little over six weeks after we met on this blind date, we're officiall...

Jun 24 2017

Trump admin OKs drone sale to India, manufacturer says

The United States is expected to authorise India's purchase of a naval variant of the Predator drone , two sources familiar with the situation said, ahead of a visit n...

Jun 24 2017

GOP senators now oppose health care bill as written

The GOP holds a 52-48 advantage over Democrats in the Senate , with Vice President Pence standing ready to break ties in the GOP's favor. Senate Majority Leader Mitch ...

Jun 24 2017

Gulf states tell Qatar to close Turkish base and media outlets

Revoke Qatari citizenship for existing nationals off those four countries if it violates those countries' laws. Not only must Qatar shut down the Doha-based satellite...

Jun 24 2017

Republicans unveil Senate health bill, but lack votes to pass it

In order for the bill to receive a green light, 50 out of 52 Republican senators would have to vote "yes", which might not be possible when it comes to the current versio...

Jun 24 2017

Nevada House member plans to run for Senate

America First Policies is a 501 (c)(4) nonprofit started in January by former Trump campaign officials including Brad Parscale, Katrina Pierson, David Bossie of Citizens ...