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Trump administration pulls health law help in 18 cities

BY CARLA K. JOHNSON CHICAGO (AP) — President Donald Trump's administration has ended Affordable Care Act contracts that brought assistance into libraries, businesses and urban...

For 1st time, over half of people with HIV taking AIDS...

BY MARIA CHENG LONDON (AP) — For the first time in the global AIDS epidemic that has spanned four decades and killed 35 million...

Lifestyle changes to stave off Alzheimer’s? Hints, no proof

BY LAURAN NEERGAARD WASHINGTON (AP) — There are no proven ways to stave off Alzheimer's, but a new report raises the prospect that avoiding nine...

Rural hospitals face uncertainty with health care proposals

BY ADAM BEAM FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — Kathy Holbrook was at home one night last year when she started having chest pains, so the 63-year-old...

Science Says: Not all cancers need treatment right away

BY MARILYNN MARCHIONE The biopsy shows cancer, so you have to act fast, right? Not necessarily, if it's a prostate tumor. Men increasingly have choices if...

How severe, ongoing stress can affect a child’s brain

BY LINDSEY TANNER ASHEVILLE, N.C. (AP) — A quiet, unsmiling little girl with big brown eyes crawls inside a carpeted cubicle, hugs a stuffed teddy...

Trump presses Congress on health care bill: Get it done

BY HOPE YEN WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump pressed Congress on Monday to get health care done before leaving for its long August...

Oregon approves measure requiring insurers to cover abortion

BY KRISTENA HANSEN SALEM, Ore. (AP) — Insurance companies in Oregon would be required to cover abortions and other reproductive services at no cost...

Sri Lanka’s worst-ever dengue outbreak kills 225

BY BHARATHA MALLAWARACHI COLOMBO, Sri Lanka (AP) — Sri Lanka is suffering its worst-ever dengue outbreak, with the mosquito-borne virus killing 225 people and...

GOP touts lower premiums, but other insurance costs to rise

BY RICARDO ALONSO-ZALDIVAR WASHINGTON (AP) — Republicans are touting lower premiums under their health care legislation, but that reflects insurance that would cover a...

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‘Let Obamacare fail,’ Trump says after GOP plan collapses

BY ALAN FRAM and ERICA WERNER WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump declared Tuesday he's going to "let Obamacare fail" after the Republicans' effort to...

Trump lets Iran deal live, but signals he may not for...

BY JOSH LEDERMAN WASHINGTON (AP) — Having accused Iran of flouting the nuclear deal, President Donald Trump was inclined to tell Congress that Tehran...

Dog pulls baby deer from water to save it from drowning

PORT JEFFERSON, N.Y. (AP) — A dog that saw a baby deer in danger of drowning in New York jumped in and dragged it...

Federal records: Hastert released from prison in Minnesota

BY CARYN ROUSSEAU and MICHAEL TARM CHICAGO (AP) — Former U.S. House Speaker Dennis Hastert has been released from prison in Minnesota and transferred to...