Health Care

Federer demolishes Zverev in Halle final

In doing so, he became the first player to beat both Zverev brothers at the same event, having defeated older sibling Mischa in the round of 16. Zverev, who b...


Quakers Ready for USATF Championship Meets

Barton, who had the third-best time in Friday's semifinals, led after the first lap, but was overtaken in the final 400 meters by Caitlin Collier, who ran unatt...


Erdogan rejects Arab demands; Turkish troops stay in Qatar

Erdogan, who spoke to reporters after morning prayers at an Istanbul mosque, said the demands on its embattled regional ally Qatar had gone "too far". As well a...


Pence visits Focus on Family amid change for religious right

But Pence has gone further than vice presidents past in courting evangelicals while in office. "Since Day One of this administration, President Trump has been...


Michigan health chief charged in Flint water probe

In the charge unveiled Wednesday, Nick Lyon , head of the state health department , stands accused of failing to raise alarms over an outbreak of Legionnair...


US Federal Reserve hikes rates again as confidence in the economy grows

The Fed raised its rate by a quarter percentage point on Wednesday to one-and-a-quarter-percent citing great progress in the US economy including an increase...


Erdogan says ultimatum on Qatar 'against international law'

Qatar was given ten days to comply with the demands and agree to monthly checks. "By accepting those demands and conditions, Qatar will be subject to globa...


Saudi stock market up after new heir named

Saudi King Salman made on Wednesday his favorite son and Deputy Crown Prince, Mohammed bin Salman , Crown Prince , empowering the 31-year-old reformist as n...


Saudi Arabia announces Eid will begin on Sunday

Eid is the first and only day in the month of Shawwal during which Muslims are not permitted to fast. Philippines police officers perform Eid al-Fitr praye...


After visit, Ryan says Scalise is 'doing well'

Tim Slater, special agent in charge of the FBI's Washington field office , holds up a flyer looking for information about shooter James T. Hodgkinson at a ...


Priorities, nature of ties with Pakistan, India different, says US

The dinner will be the first meeting between Mr. Trump and Modi. "The White House is very interested in making this a special visit". "I think that the Unit...


Nancy Pelosi: 'I'm worth the trouble.' Conservatives agree

But in the end Republican Karen Handel defeated Democrat Jon Ossoff in a race to replace the vacancy left by President Trump's Health and Human Services...


South Carolina Dem Runs for House Seat on Anti-Nancy Pelosi Platform

Why else would they have poured millions into a single house race and have all of the windbag liberal-leaning media outlets play it up so much? "So you want...


Long knives come out for Pelosi as Democrat losing streak grows

After briefly addressing the health care bill unveiled Tuesday by Senate Republicans , Pelosi spent the bulk of her weekly news conference playing down the s...


Government health insurance markets holding up, barely

The proposed rates, which could change and have not yet been approved, were released Thursday by the Indiana Department of Insurance. Celtic/Ambetter's average ...


Charlie Dent 'concerned' by Senate health care bill

The Senate GOP says it wants to vote on the bill next week. "It doesn't protect Nevadans on Medicaid and the most vulnerable Nevadans", Heller said at...


Bomber blows himself up as Saudis foil terror plot in Mecca

The plot targeted "the security of the Grand Mosque, pilgrims and worshippers", ministry spokesman Gen Mansour Al Turki told Saudi television. On Saturday, th...


Senate Health Bill: Dayton Disabilities Advocates Raise Alarms Over Medicaid Cuts

The Senate plan to repeal and replace Obamacare is in trouble after a fifth Republican senator came out against it. You may not agree with me, but we can pr...


Trump suggests he was trying to keep Comey honest with 'tapes' tweet

Trump recently accused Comey of being a coward because he gave the reporters compromising notes about their private meetings, revealing that the U.S. president ...


After The Amazon Deal: What Will Shopping At Whole Foods Feel Like?

Several retailers have been experimenting with ways to get people to buy groceries online, a habit that still hasn't fully taken off. Walmart is trying to tak...


Trump Says He Hopes Dems Don't Force Pelosi Out

Kathleen Rice told CNN's Chris Cuomo on "New Day" Thursday. He tried and failed last fall to unseat Pelosi as House minority leader. She is, after all ,...


Democratic Rep. Filemon Vela: Pelosi 'doesn't help our candidates'

Their nominee, Jon Ossoff , raised vast sums of grassroots dollars and enjoyed the enthusiastic support of the party establishment. Which was fine by the Demo...


Ryu shoots course-record 61 at NW Arkansas Championship

Three players are two shots back of Park, including fellow South Korean Ryu So-yeon, Mel Reid and Ally McDonald. "As soon as I hit it I thought, oh, it's go...


Obama slams new Republican healthcare bill

Report is expected early next week. The proposed Republican health care bill released by Senate leadership this week will "kill Massachusetts" withou...


Lonzo Ball Introduced as 'New Face of the Lakers'

He said that he knew his son would be drafted to the Lakers almost 20 years ago, and that he's going to bring the L.A. boys back to the Playoffs in his firs...


Trump looking forward to discussing strategic issues with 'true friend' Modi

By contrast, Baglay soft-pedaled the visa issue. The US president has previously hosted Chinese President Xi Jinping and Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe for ...


Office of profit case: EC will continue hearing against 21 AAP MLAs

Therefore, there is no question of hearing a petition for an office which never existed as per HC. Following the development, both BJP and Congress have stepp...


Cold Front Sweeps Through The State, Overnight Showers And Storms Possible

A complex weather pattern today , including the remnants of Tropical Storm Cindy , is likely to dump heavy rains in parts of Upstate New York today . War...


11 killed, 20 injured as bomb explodes near IGP office in Quetta

The attack was claimed by both the local affiliate of ISIL and by Jamaat-ul-Ahrar, an offshoot of the Pakistani Taliban, according to the Site monitoring grou...


Grocers facing a united Amazon-Whole Foods must adapt

Mackey said mutual friends set the companies up on a "blind date" in Seattle about six weeks ago, and executives immediately hit it off. "It's been a whirlwin...


Trump admin set to OK surveillance drone sale to India

The fire broke out in the municipality of Pedrogao Grande in central Portugal , before spreading fast across several fronts. Modi had earlier said in a Fa...


Vermont Senate Passes Compromise Bill to Make #Marijuana Legal for Adults

It would also be legal to grow up to two mature, nd four immature cannabis plants. On the whole, the Senate's bill leaves intact more of the pieces of the l...


Senate health care bill includes deep cuts to Medicaid

Ted Cruz , Rand Paul , Mike Lee and Ron Johnson who are threatening bill-blocking "no" votes unless there's a more dramatic move to free-market principles....


Srikanth reaches final of Australia Super Series

So far, Saina Nehwal is the only Indian to have won the Australian Open - in 2014 and 2016 - but Srikanth would have a shot at registering his name in history...


Breastfeeding can save you from deadly heart attacks and stroke

Breastfeeding helps the mother burn extra calories faster, thereby facilitating a quicker loss of post-pregnancy weight. Researchers found evidence that a woma...