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Sen. Susan Collins, R-Maine, smiles during a news conference Friday, Oct. 13, 2017, in Rockland, Maine, after announcing she will remain in the U.S. Senate and not run for governor. (AP Photo/David Sharp)
Collins: Trump should back effort to resume health subsidyA key moderate Republican is urging President Donald Trump to support a bipartisan Senate effort to reinstate insurer payments
The Associated Press22 hours ago
Doctor's research could buy time for snake bite victimsA researcher at the University of Arizona is experimenting with a new therapy to help treat rattlesnake bites
The Associated Press1 day ago
Sen. Susan Collins, R-Maine, smiles during a news conference Friday, Oct. 13, 2017, in Rockland, Maine, after announcing she will remain in the U.S. Senate and not run for governor. (AP Photo/David Sharp)
Collins urges Trump to back effort to restore health subsidyA bipartisan bid to shield consumers from rising premiums is getting new attention after President Donald Trump's decision to halt federal payments to insurers. Congressional Republicans are divided over that effort, however.
The Associated Press1 day ago
President Donald Trump speaks to reporters on the South Lawn of the White House in Washington, Friday, Oct. 13, 2017. (AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta)
The Latest: Trump cuts off insurers, rattling health marketPresident Donald Trump's cut-off of federal payments to insurers is jolting the health care and political worlds
The Associated Press2 days ago
House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., departs a news conference on Capitol Hill in Washington after responding to President Donald Trump's executive action that will halt payments to insurers under the Obama-era health care law he has been trying to unravel for months, at the Capitol in Washington, Friday, Oct. 13, 2017.  (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite)
Trump's blow to 'Obamacare' jolts health consumers, politicsPresident Donald Trump's cut-off of federal payments to insurers is jolting the health care and political worlds
The Associated Press3 days ago
California declares emergency to fight hepatitis A outbreakCalifornia Gov. Jerry Brown declares state of emergency to combat hepatitis A outbreak that has claimed 18 lives in San Diego
The Associated Press3 days ago
FILE - This July 2009 photo shows the sign outside Baxter International Inc. in Deerfield, Ill.  Drug and medical product maker Baxter says it expects a near-term shortage of small bags of saline solution, widely used in hospitals to hydrate patients and mix with intravenous medicines, due to Hurricane Maria temporarily shutting down its operations in Puerto Rico.  (George LeClaireDaily Herald via AP)
Puerto Rico hurricane may cause shortage of hospital IV bagsDrug and medical product maker Baxter is predicting a near-term shortage of small bags of saline solution widely used in hospitals due to Hurricane Maria's impact
The Associated Press3 days ago
FILE - In this Tuesday, Oct. 3, 2017 file photo, children wear face masks at a school in Antananarivo, Madagascar. With dozens dead from a plague outbreak, the International Federation of Red Cross and Red Cresent Societies said Friday, Oct. 13, 2017, that it is deploying its first-ever plague treatment center to the island nation. (AP Photo/Alexander Joe, File)
Plague cases double in Madagascar as treatment center sentPlague cases double in Madagascar in past week as Red Cross sends 1st plague treatment center
The Associated Press3 days ago
FILE - In this June 26, 2012 file photo, two women converse in New York. New government figures released Friday, Oct. 13, 2017 showed small increases that were not considered statistically significant but were seen by some as a cause for concern. The adult obesity rate rose from to about 40 percent, from just shy of 38 percent. (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan)
US obesity problem is not budging, new data showsNew government research shows obesity rates for U.S. children, teens and adults aren't getting any better
The Associated Press3 days ago
Kitchen staff fall ill, evacuated from new EU buildingThe European Union says staff working in kitchens of its new building in Brussels have fallen ill and been evacuated after a ventilator malfunction filled the air with fumes
The Associated Press3 days ago
FILE - In this Aug. 14, 2015, file photo, a U.S. flag flies at the U.S. embassy in Havana, Cuba. The Associated Press has obtained a recording of what some U.S. Embassy workers heard in Havana, part of the series of unnerving incidents later deemed to be deliberate attacks.   (AP Photo/Desmond Boylan, File)
Dangerous sound? What Americans heard in Cuba attacksThe Associated Press has obtained a recording of what some U.S. embassy workers heard in Havana as they were attacked by what investigators initially believed was a sonic weapon
The Associated Press3 days ago
President Donald Trump speaks before signing an executive order on health care in the Roosevelt Room of the White House, Thursday, Oct. 12, 2017, in Washington. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)
Trump to halt subsidies to health insurersPresident Donald Trump plans to halt payments to insurers under the Obama-era health care law he has been trying to unravel for months
The Associated Press4 days ago
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