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Wednesday, May 24, 2017

Health & Lifestyles

Trump's health care budget means deep cuts for safety net

Trump's health care budget means deep cuts for safety net

As a candidate Donald Trump promised to improve health care, but as president his first full budget calls for deep cuts to popular safety net insurance programs
Updated: 2 hours ago
A gunshot and a child is dead: Should anyone be punished?

A gunshot and a child is dead: Should anyone be punished?

Accidental shootings involving children have tragic similarities, including the difficult question afterward of whether any adult should face charges
Updated: 4 hours ago

West Virginia groups see disease threat from surface mines

West Virginia environmentalists are urging a national committee examining the health risks from surface mining to look at rates of cancer, asthma and birth defects among people living near large-scale coal mines
Updated: 8 hours ago

West Virginia groups see disease threat from surface mines

West Virginia environmentalists are urging a national committee examining the health risks from surface mining to look at rates of cancer, asthma and birth defects among people living near large-scale coal mines
Updated: 8 hours ago

Texas Senate OKs mandating reports on abortion complications

Texas lawmakers are moving closer to requiring the collection of more-detailed reports about complications from abortions performed statewide
Updated: 10 hours ago
Alcoholics Anonymous sues for return of 12-step manuscript

Alcoholics Anonymous sues for return of 12-step manuscript

Alcoholics Anonymous is demanding the return of its 1939 original manuscript describing the Twelve Step program of recovery from alcoholism
Updated: 11 hours ago
Health care is key issue as Montana fills US House seat

Health care is key issue as Montana fills US House seat

Anti-government rhetoric has clashed with the need for health care in Meagher County, Montana, a place that's not much different than other rural enclaves in the US that voted overwhelmingly for Donald Trump
Updated: 11 hours ago

McMaster names head of drug and alcohol treatment agency

The acting director of South Carolina's alcohol and drug treatment agency will officially take its helm
Published: 05/23/17
Lawmaker: Budget likely to increase little cigar tax

Lawmaker: Budget likely to increase little cigar tax

Taxes on a type of cigar that looks like a cigarette may be going up in Wisconsin
Published: 05/23/17
Ethiopia's Tedros to be next leader of UN health agency

Ethiopia's Tedros to be next leader of UN health agency

Ethiopia's Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus, a former health minister, wins the race to be next director-general of the World Health Organization
Published: 05/23/17