Key deadline looms for Covered California health insurance
Saturday is a key deadline for those looking for health insurance through Covered California.
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Healthcare deals hit an all-time record in 2018. See the 7 biggest tie-ups that could change how we buy drugs and treat diseases
Healthcare dealmaking hit a record this year, and the transactions could reshape how we pay for our prescriptions and treat diseases. Big pharma companies, health insurers, and...
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Two wins for women: male contraception and a Supreme Court pass
Christmas came early for women who need health care.
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US retail sales rose 0.2% in Nov., helped by holiday boost
By JOSH BOAK WASHINGTON - U.S. retail sales increased a slight 0.2% in November, as strong sales tied to holiday shopping were offset by lower gasoline prices. Excluding gas...
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Scientists tell lawmakers fetal tissue research is ‘essential' but House GOP refuses to listen
During a congressional hearing on “exploring alternatives to fetal tissue research” on Thursday, Dr. Sally Temple tried to set lawmakers straight: there are no comparable...
1 hour ago - Think Progress
New Report Finds Serious Health Violations In Minnesota's Professional Sports Venues
MINNEAPOLIS - Win or lose, Minnesotans love their sports teams. But a new report from ESPN's Outside the Lines may cause you to think twice about eating at the game. ESPN...
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The Health 202: House GOPers call for government to end fetal tissue research funding in fiery hearing
One expert witness disputed that alternatives can replace fetal tissue in medical research.
2 hours ago - The Washington Post
Merck bolsters animal health unit with $2.4 billion Antelliq purchase
Merck and Co said on Friday it will pay about 2.1 billion euros in cash for privately held French company Antelliq Group, which makes digital identification products, to open...
2 hours ago - Reuters - 2 articles
New research shows acne could be caused by your genes and the shape of your hair follicles
Nearly everyone will have acne at some point in their lives. It affects 80% of people aged 11-30. Some people suffer with severe acne, and treatments can be unpredictable. A...
3 hours ago - Business Insider
Health Costs Bear Down On Families Who Don't Qualify For ACA Subsidies
Rising costs have driven millions who don't get a subsidy for their Affordable Care Act health plan to drop the coverage or turn to cheaper, less comprehensive - and sometimes...
3 hours ago - NPR
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Ex-Trump lawyer: Hush money paid over election concerns
WASHINGTON - President Donald Trump's former personal lawyer says he bought the silence of two women because Trump was “very concerned” about how their stories of alleged...
7-year-old girl dies in Border Patrol custody
7-Year-Old Migrant Girl Dies Of Dehydration And Shock In Border Patrol Custody
The girl's death underscores the crisis precipitated by large groups of families seeking asylum where there are inadequate facilities to detain them.
Cohen says Trump knew hush money payments were wrong but still ordered them
President Trump directed Michael Cohen to arrange election-eve hush money paid to two women who claimed affairs with him - and knew the actions were wrong, his former personal...
Bad batch of Romaine lettuce traced to single California farm
Health officials on Thursday said that a bad batch of Romaine lettuce that caused an E. coli outbreak was traced back to a farm in central California. The Center for Disease...
US retail sales rose scant 0.2% in November
WASHINGTON - U.S. retail sales increased a slight 0.2% in November, as strong sales tied to holiday shopping were offset by lower gasoline prices. The Commerce Department said...
CBS pays actress Eliza Dushku $9.5 million after co-star joked about sex and...
LOS ANGELES - CBS reached a $9.5 million confidential settlement last year with actress Eliza Dushku after on-set sexual comments from Michael Weatherly, star of the network's...
UFC on FOX 31 weigh-in results and live video stream
MILWAUKEE - MMAjunkie is on scene and reporting live from today's early and official UFC on FOX 31 fighter weigh-ins, which kick off at 10 a.m. ET . The early weigh-ins take...
Spanish prosecutors file tax evasion charges against Shakira
MADRID - Spanish prosecutors are charging pop music star Shakira with tax evasion, alleging she failed to pay more than 14.5 million euros between 2012 and 2014. The charges...
Nancy Wilson, jazz singer who turned songs into stories, dies at 81