Health Care

Governors wary of Medicaid cost shift in Senate health bill

For another two years, Washington pays insurance companies to cover the out-of-pocket costs incurred by lower-income policyholders. It would also allow states...


SA gets official date, price for Nokia 5, Nokia 6

Amazon .co.uk and Clove Technology are the first SIM-free phone retailers to list dates of availability and what appears to be firm pricing for the phones. Th...


Airport attacker tried, but failed, to buy gun in US — FBI officials

A few seconds later, he pounced on the police officer. Ftouhi lives in Montreal and was an on-again, off-again truck driver, according to audio of his court...


Jonny Bairstow: I've learnt to accept not being an England regular

It was his first global half-century in the format since 2012 as he has struggled to secure a regular place in the side. After the chastening defeat, which came...


Plane tackling huge wildfires 'crashes in Portugal'

Officials with the Portuguese government could not confirm the crash. There were conflicting reports over whether a water-dropping plane had crashed. HUNDRE...


Four GOP senators to oppose current Republican health care bill

If the Senate passes its bill, the House will either have to vote on the Senate version of the legislation or the two chambers will have to reconcile their di...


Obama Slams The New Health Care Bill & The Republicans Who Wrote It

Most senators got their first look at the bill as it was released Thursday morning, and some immediately voiced concerns. She said that this is a "negotiati...


DHEC encourages HIV testing in recognition of National HIV Testing Day

CDC recommends that everyone between the ages of 13 and 64 get tested for HIV at least once as part of routine health care. The only way to know your status is ...


Ujjain: International Yoga Day observed with full energy

Sushma Swaraj and Minister of State for AYUSH, Shri Shripad Naik. Today, Prime Minister Modi will participate in the International Yoga Day function at Utt...


Your Baby Warms Your Heart. Breastfeeding Might Protect It

Previous research has shown that breastfeeding can reduce a mother's risk of breast and ovarian cancer, osteoporosis, and obesity - and scientists hope their ...


McCain Concerned Over Medicaid Cuts In Draft Of Senate Health Care Bill

Ted Cruz , Ron Johnson, Mike Lee and Rand Paul said they were "not ready to vote for this bill", but were "open to negotiation". Casey said it is "obscene" ...


Oregon Decides Roadkill Can Be Harvested to Eat

Washington allowed the salvaging of elk and deer carcasses in 2016. "Eating roadkill is healthier for the consumer than meat laden with antibiotics, hormones ...


FBI investigates United States airport stabbing as terrorism

During the attack, Ftouhi "referenced killings in Syria, Iraq, and Afghanistan", according to a press release from the US Attorney's Office for the Eastern Dist...


US Open 2017: Moving Day madness at Erin Hills

As for Johnson? His second son was born Monday and Johnson was headed to California to spend time with his family, change some diapers and presumably work on hi...


Senate GOP Unveils ObamaCare Repeal Bill

It would also withhold funding for Planned Parenthood for one year, a provision that was under debate over the past week. The Senate proposal would roll back th...


Contractor spreads WannaCry to Vic traffic cameras

More than 50 speed and red light cameras across Victoria have been infected with ransomware , the state's police force has confirmed. A system patch to preve...


Amnesty urges probe into claims of UAE torture in Yemen

Laura Pitter, senior national security counsel at Human Rights Watch , said the abuses "show that the United States hasn't learned the lesson that cooperating ...


Trump says he is 'very supportive' of Senate healthcare bill

Four conservative senators expressed opposition but openness to talks: Ted Cruz of Texas, Kentucky's Rand Paul , Mike Lee of Utah and Ron Johnson from ...


Senate GOP health bill: Tax cuts for rich

Rob Broomfield, the CEO of UnitedHealthcare's individual and employer-based insurance business in Kansas, Nebraska and Iowa, said even with that penalty - $69...


Americans and guns: It's really complicated, survey shows

The right to own a gun did the worst of all the freedoms surveyed. -People have considerable exposure to guns, with at least two-thirds having lived in a hous...


In France, bus drivers are wearing skirts to work

Colleague Gabriel Magner, another union representative, claimed it was a form of discrimination. "It's not acceptable. Spending more than seven hours in a veh...


Senate Health Care Bill Could Be In Jeopardy As Conservatives Announce Opposition

This bill is better designed than the House version, according to Avik Roy , founder of the Foundation for Research on Equal Opportunity, because it offers...


Senate GOP releases health care bill to cut Medicaid, alter 'Obamacare'

It faces uniform Democratic opposition. Democrats on the Senate floor are already using those words against him. He said , "We want the bill to look mo...


In Brussels, weakened May to outline guarantees for European Union expats in Britain

Nearly a year after British voters took the decision to leave the bloc , Davis took a team of officials to open the negotiations with Barnier in the European ...


Crash claims up 2.7 percent in first states to legalize pot

Colorado saw the largest estimated increase in claim frequency - 14 percent more than its bordering states, while Washington state was 6 percent greater and OR ...