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Baby's family mad about hospital bills in cut-from-womb caseA Chicago-area hospital says it regrets sending bills to the family of a baby boy who died about seven weeks after attackers cut him from his mother's womb
The Associated Press2 hours ago
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Federal judge upholds a Trump alternative to 'Obamacare'Federal judge upholds short-term health insurance, a Trump alternative to 'Obamacare'
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Democratic presidential candidate U.S. Sen. Michael Bennet, D-Colo., speaks during a meet-and-greet event at The Smokestack in Dubuque, Iowa, on Sunday, July 14, 2019. (Jessica Reilly/Telegraph Herald via AP)
2020 Dems grapple with how to pay for 'Medicare for All'Democratic presidential hopefuls campaigning on 'Medicare for All' grapple with a thorny question: how to pay for it
The Associated Press5 hours ago
A pedestrian walks across the street from a McKesson sign on an office building in San Francisco, Wednesday, July 17, 2019. Newly released federal data shows how drugmakers and distributors increased shipments of opioid painkillers across the U.S. as the nation’s addiction crisis accelerated from 2006 to 2012. McKesson distributed more than 18% of the nation's opioids from 2006 to 2012 — the most of any company — but said it didn't push sales. (AP Photo/Jeff Chiu)
Q&A: Newly public data maps opioid crisis across USA trove of federal data made public for the first time this week shows that prescription opioids were shipped to places where the overdose crisis was at its worst
The Associated Press6 hours ago
FILE - In this June 28, 2019 file photo, Ashlyn Myers of the Coalition for Life St. Louis, waves to a Planned Parenthood staff member in St. Louis, Mo. The Trump administration has told federally-funded family planning clinics it may be willing to delay enforcement of a controversial rule that bars them from referring women for abortions.  (Robert Cohen/St. Louis Post-Dispatch via AP)
AP sources: Trump officials weigh delay of abortion curbsAP sources: Trump administration weighs delay in enforcing its ban on abortion referrals by family-planning clinics
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They Showered in Contact Lenses, Then Lost VisionA scary reminder to wearers of contacts to take them out before showering or swimming. Two UK patients were left legally blind in one eye after contracting a rare parasitic eye infection linked to water, reports Live Science . A 41-year-old woman described two months of pain, blurry vision, and light...
Newser7 hours ago
Environmental head announces $2M program for Great LakesThe head of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has announced a $2 million grant program to clean up the shorelines and waters of the Great Lakes
The Associated Press7 hours ago
CORRECTS DATE TO JULY 18 - This image taken from video provided by WPVI-TV shows a man scaling down the side of a 19-story high-rise building in Philadelphia to escape a fire, Thursday, July 18, 2019. The fire at the Holden Tower started around 9:30 p.m. Thursday. It apparently started in a trash chute, causing flames to shoot out and spread heavy smoke to all floors of the building. (WPVI-TV via AP) MANDATORY CREDIT
Man scales down Philadelphia high-rise to escape smoky fireA man scaled several floors down the side of a 19-story high-rise building in Philadelphia to escape a fire that injured four residents and three police officers
The Associated Press9 hours ago
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