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GOP health bill still a mystery before planned vote

BY HOPE YEN WASHINGTON (AP) — The Senate will move forward with a key vote this week on a Republican health bill but it's not...

Doctors’ group tells Senate to fix, not repeal ‘Obamacare’

BY CARLA K. JOHNSON CHICAGO (AP) — The nation's largest doctors' group urged senators on Friday to stop trying to repeal or replace Barack Obama's...

No dye: Cancer patients’ gray hair darkened on immune drugs

BY LINDSEY TANNER CHICAGO (AP) — Cancer patients' gray hair unexpectedly turned youthfully dark while taking novel drugs, and it has doctors scratching their heads. Chemotherapy...

Budget office: GOP health bill adds 22 million uninsured

BY ALAN FRAM and ERICA WERNER WASHINGTON (AP) — A revised Republican health care bill would drive up the number of uninsured Americans by 22...

NORC Poll: Most say feds should ensure health coverage

BY RICARDO ALONSO-ZALDIVAR and LAURIE KELLMAN WASHINGTON (AP) — Americans aren't enthralled with "Obamacare" and they definitely don't like the Republican plans offered in Congress,...

Brain scans may change care for some people with memory loss

BY LAURAN NEERGAARD WASHINGTON (AP) — Does it really take an expensive brain scan to diagnose Alzheimer's? Not everybody needs one but new research...

‘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...

Health plan hinges on the young, but they’re a tough sell

BY CARLA K. JOHNSON WASHINGTON (AP) — Julian Senn-Raemont isn't convinced he needs to buy health insurance when he loses coverage under his dad's...

Needles all over: What to do if you find syringes in...

Syringes left by drug users are increasingly turning up in public places, and authorities offer this advice if you or your children should encounter...

Montana faces double quandary over Medicaid expansion

BY BOBBY CAINA CALVAN BUTTE, Mont. (AP) — For all the uncertainty over the fate of a health care overhaul in Washington, tens of...

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House budget blueprint boosts military, cuts food stamps

BY ANDREW TAYLOR WASHINGTON (AP) — House Republicans on Tuesday unveiled a budget that proposes trillions of dollars in cuts to the social safety...

‘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...

Jury: Railroad to pay $3.9M for train death of film worker

BY RUSS BYNUM SAVANNAH, Ga. (AP) — A railroad owner must pay $3.9 million to the family of a movie worker killed on a Georgia...