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Woman posing as doctor, sentenced after botched surgeries

A South Florida woman posing as a plastic surgeon has been sentenced to a year behind bars after authorities say she injured dozens of victims in botched procedures
Updated: 4 hours ago
Professor has taken 'selfie' every day for last 30 years

Professor has taken 'selfie' every day for last 30 years

Long before they were called selfies, Karl Baden snapped a simple, black and white photo of himself and repeated it, every day, for the next three decades
Updated: 8 hours ago

Durbin prompts medical, dental schools to combat drug crisis

U.S. Sen. Dick Durbin wants medical and dental schools in Illinois to have training sessions on responsible opioid prescription
Updated: 10 hours ago
North Korea denies it was behind killing at Malaysia airport

North Korea denies it was behind killing at Malaysia airport

North Korea says Malaysia's investigation into the death of one of its nationals is full of "holes and contradictions" amid speculation that its agents masterminded the assassination of leader Kim Jong Un's half brother
Updated: 10 hours ago

Inslee signs bill to improve dental care for state tribes

Gov. Jay Inslee has signed a bill that seeks to improve oral health on reservations in Washington state
Published: 02/22/17
With repeal in air, Wolf gives robust defense of health law

With repeal in air, Wolf gives robust defense of health law

Democratic Gov. Tom Wolf is making a big public push to defend the 2010 federal health care law
Published: 02/22/17
Anorexic, bulimic woman who fought force-feeding dies at 30

Anorexic, bulimic woman who fought force-feeding dies at 30

An anorexic and bulimic New Jersey woman has died three months after a judge granted her request to refuse force-feeding
Published: 02/22/17
Justices side with Michigan girl in dispute over service dog

Justices side with Michigan girl in dispute over service dog

The Supreme Court is siding with a Michigan girl with cerebral palsy who wants to sue school officials over their refusal to let her bring a service dog to class
Published: 02/22/17

Florida may make it easier to sue doctors over abortions

Women who have abortions in Florida would find it easier to sue the doctors who performed the procedure, under a contentious bill now moving through the state House
Published: 02/22/17
Slammed by the flu, businesses scramble to get work done

Slammed by the flu, businesses scramble to get work done

The flu season has slammed many small businesses, thinning already lean staffs and forcing owners to scramble to get the work done
Published: 02/22/17