Congress still hasn't renewed much-needed funding for children's health insurance coverage
It has been 51 days since Congress allowed the Children's Health Insurance Program to expire. Since then, states have been grappling with the reality that nine million children...
2 hours ago - Think Progress
Utah County homeless a part of large hepatitis A outbreak
SALT LAKE CITY - Health officials say at least 75 people are part of a large hepatitis A outbreak that began in May. The Salt Lake Tribune reported Sunday that many of the...
2 hours ago - The Seattle Times
Disposable optical test substrate for detecting harmful microbes
Harmful microbes and toxic micromolecules in food and drinking water can cause serious health problems around the world. Now a researcher has developed a disposable optical...
2 hours ago - Science Daily
Patient-centered medical home model improves chronic disease management
Data from more than 800 Veterans Health Administration primary care clinics revealed that national implementation of a patient-centered medical home model was effective at...
2 hours ago - Science Daily
Did a pot overdose kill a baby? Controversial paper on infant's death raises questions
Did an 11-month-old Colorado toddler die of marijuana poisoning or not? A report suggesting a “potential link” between the child's death due to myocarditis and exposure to...
2 hours ago - National Post
Money Matters: Medicare versus your employer health plan
You are close to age 65, still working with no plans to retire and participating in your employer's group health plan. At this age, you also have the option to sign up for...
2 hours ago - WMUR
Technology companies, retailers send US stock indexes higher
U.S. stocks are higher Monday as technology and industrial companies, banks and retailers all make modest gains. Drugmakers and other health care companies are trading lower...
3 hours ago - Miami Herald - 3 articles
Health nominee reaped big earnings from drug industry tenure
WASHINGTON - Newly disclosed financial records show that President Donald Trump's nominee to become Health and Human Services secretary reaped big earnings during his tenure as...
3 hours ago - National Post - 3 articles
Motorcycle injuries in Ontario twice as costly to treat as those from car collisions: study
TORONTO - A new study suggests motorcyclists in Ontario are three times more likely to be injured in a collision than people in automobiles, 10 times more likely to suffer...
3 hours ago - National Post
Trump promises Americans 'huge tax cut' for Christmas
WASHINGTON - President Donald Trump on Monday promised a tax overhaul by Christmas, a day after the White House signaled its willingness to strike a health care provision from...
3 hours ago - Boston Herald - 3 articles
The headlines of News BreaK
AT&T: Justice Department sues to block $85 billion Time Warner deal
The Justice Department has filed a lawsuit to stop AT&T's $85 billion purchase of Time Warner, according to AT&T
The Latest: White House remains noncommittal on Roy Moore
WASHINGTON - The Latest on Republican Alabama Senate candidate Roy Moore : 4:25 p.m. White House Press Secretary Sarah Sanders says the White House position on embattled...
Della Reese, of TV's 'Touched by an Angel,' has died at 86
Della Reese, the gospel-influenced singer and actress on the long-running television drama "Touched by an Angel," has died at age 86.
New York Times reporter suspended in harassment probe
The New York Times says it has suspended White House reporter Glenn Thrush while it investigates harassment charges.
Trump To Designate North Korea As A State Sponsor Of Terrorism
That designation was removed in 2008, when the North Korean government pledged to dismantle its nuclear program. The president says additional sanctions will be imposed.
Trump declares North Korea as state sponsor of terror
President Donald Trump is declaring North Korea a state sponsor of terror.
Keystone XL pipeline gets Nebraska's approval
LINCOLN, Nebraska - Nebraska regulators voted their approval on Monday for TransCanada Corp's Keystone XL pipeline route through the state, lifting the last big regulatory...
Former NFL wide receiver Terry Glenn dies in Texas crash, officials say
Former wide receiver Terry Glenn has died at age 43, according to news reports.
Janet Yellen to resign from Fed after Trump denies her second term as chair
Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen will be stepping down from the central bank's powerful board of governors as soon as her prospective replacement, Fed Governor Jerome Powell...
9-year-old whose last wish was Christmas cards loses battle with cancer
Jacob Thompson, the 9-year-old boy whose last wish was for Christmas cards, has lost his battle with cancer.