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Ex-drug execs get over 2 years in prison for bribery schemeTwo former drug company executives have been sentenced to more than two years in federal prison in a bribery scheme that prosecutors say helped fuel the national opioid epidemic
The Associated Press4 hours ago
FILE - This April 19, 2015 file photo shows Andrea Finlay, mother of Taylor Swift, presenting the milestone award to her daughter at the 50th annual Academy of Country Music Awards in Arlington, Texas.  Swift has revealed in a new interview that her mother has a brain tumor. Swift, who has spoken about her mother's battle with cancer over the years, told Variety in an interview published Tuesday, Jan. 21, 2020, that while her mother was going through treatment, “they found a brain tumor."(Photo by Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP, File)
Taylor Swift reveals her mother has a brain tumorTaylor Swift has revealed in a new interview that her mother has a brain tumor
The Associated Press5 hours ago
Mysterious Coronavirus Reaches the USA potentially deadly coronavirus that first surfaced in China has reached the US. The CDC says a man in Washington state who recently returned from China has the mysterious coronavirus, reports the Washington Post . The man is in Snohomish County, and he was hospitalized last week after returning from a...
Newser7 hours ago
Washington Gov. Jay Inslee, center, speaks Tuesday Jan. 21, 2020, at a news conference in Shoreline, Wash., following the announcement that a man in Washington state is the first known person in the United States to catch a new type of coronavirus that officials believe originated in China. The man who caught the virus is a Washington state resident who returned last week from China and is currently hospitalized near Seattle. (AP Photo/Carla K. Johnson)
Washington man is 1st in US to catch new virus from ChinaThe U.S. has its first case of a new virus found last month in China, but health officials say they believe the overall risk to Americans is low
The Associated Press7 hours ago
Travelers wear face masks as they wait their flight at Hong Kong International Airport in Hong Kong, Tuesday, Jan. 21, 2020. Face masks sold out and temperature checks at airports and train stations became the new norm as China strove Tuesday to control the outbreak of a new coronavirus that has reached four other countries and territories and threatens to spread further during the Lunar New Year travel rush. (AP Photo/Ng Han Guan)
Science Says: What to know about the viral outbreak in ChinaHealth officials around the world are keeping a close watch on an outbreak of a new virus in China
The Associated Press9 hours ago
FILE - This Nov. 24, 2019 file photo shows Ozzy Osbourne performing at the American Music Awards in Los Angeles. The 71-year-old Grammy winner and former vocalist for the metal band Black Sabbath said during an interview on “Good Morning America” that aired Tuesday, Jan. 21, 2020, that he's been diagnosed with Parkinson's disease, a nervous system disorder that affects movement.  The diagnosis came after a fall last year. (Photo by Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP, File)
Rocker Ozzy Osbourne announces Parkinson's diagnosisHeavy metal legend Ozzy Osbourne says that he has been diagnosed with Parkinson's disease, a nervous system disorder that affects movement
The Associated Press10 hours ago
FILE - This Oct. 3, 2014 file photo shows the U.S. Supreme Court in Washington.  The Supreme Court has declined to take a case stemming from the 2014 water crisis in Flint, Michigan. (AP Photo/Susan Walsh)
Supreme Court won't take case prompted by Flint water crisisThe Supreme Court has declined to take a case stemming from the 2014 water crisis in Flint, Michigan
The Associated Press11 hours ago
FILE - This March 15, 2019 file photo shows a view of the Supreme Court in Washington. The court on Tuesday denied a request by 20 mainly Democratic states and the Democratic-led House of Representatives to decide quickly on a lower-court ruling that declared part of the statute unconstitutional and cast a cloud over the rest. Defenders of the Affordable Care Act argued that litigation should not drag on for months or years in lower courts. (AP Photo/Susan Walsh)
Supreme Court rejects fast-track review of health care suitThe Supreme Court is refusing to consider a fast-track review of a lawsuit that threatens the Obama-era health care law
The Associated Press12 hours ago
This Dec. 18, 2019 photo shows generic acetaminophen capsules in Santa Ana, Calif.  A fight is coming to California over whether to list acetaminophen,  one of the world's most common over-the-counter drugs as a carcinogen, echoing recent high-profile battles for things like alcohol and coffee. (AP Photo/Chris Carlson)
California considers declaring common pain killer carcinogenCalifornia is considering whether to label one of the United States' most common drugs a carcinogen
The Associated Press12 hours ago
UPDATED to reflect new numbers; map shows coronavirus outbreak cases in Asia; 2c x 4 1/2 inches; 96.3 mm x 114 mm;
As virus spreads, anxiety rises in China and overseasFace masks are selling out and officials at airports and train stations are checking passengers for fevers as China seeks to control the outbreak of a new virus that has reached four other countries and territories and threatens to spread further during the Lunar New Year travel rush
The Associated Press1 day ago
The U.S. Capitol at sunrise on Monday, Jan. 20, 2020, in Washington. A major doctors’ organization is calling for sweeping government action to guarantee coverage for all, reduce costs, and improve the basic well-being of Americans.  (AP Photo/Jon Elswick)
Major doctors' group calls for US to assure coverage for allA major doctors’ organization is calling for sweeping government action to guarantee coverage for all, reduce costs and improve the basic well-being of Americans
The Associated Press1 day ago
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