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AP Explains: How lawmakers get their health care

BY MARY CLARE JALONICK and KEVIN FREKING WASHINGTON (AP) — Republican Sen. John McCain, a former Navy pilot who at 80 has had several health...

The new Vegas namaste: Yoga on a Ferris wheel, near dolphins

BY REGINA GARCIA CANO LAS VEGAS (AP) — Surrounded by imposing Las Vegas hotel-casinos in the foreground and desert mountains in the background, the group...

“Ransomware” cyberattack cripples hospitals

  BY JILL LAWLESS LONDON (AP) — A large cyberattack crippled computer systems at hospitals across England on Friday, with appointments canceled, phone lines down and...

How to invest without sacrificing your values

  BY ANNA-LOUISE JACKSON Social values may not be the first thing that comes to mind when investing in the stock market, but there are numerous...

Mochi ice cream sold at Trader Joe’s recalled by Mikawaya

  LOS ANGELES (AP) — Mikawaya has recalled a batch of its chocolate mochi ice cream sold at Trader Joe's stores because the product contains...

Average US 30-year mortgage rate ticks up to 4.05 percent

  WASHINGTON (AP) — Long-term U.S. mortgage rates inched higher this week. The benchmark 30-year rate remained above the key threshold of 4 percent. Mortgage buyer...

Demi Lovato, Kate Hudson collaborate on workout clothes

  BY MARCELA ISAZA BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) — Kate Hudson and Demi Lovato went from working out at the gym together to working on a...

Bacteria appears to be behind mysterious outbreak in Liberia

BY MIKE STOBBE NEW YORK (AP) — A contagious bacterial infection appears to be the cause of at least some cases in a mysterious outbreak...

Los Angeles company recalls deer-antler tea after 2 get sick

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The California Department of Public Health says a Los Angeles company is recalling tea made from deer antler after two...

Study: Side effects emerge after approval for many US drugs

BY LINDSEY TANNER CHICAGO (AP) — Almost one-third of new drugs approved by U.S. regulators over a decade ended up years later with warnings about...

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2 more leaks found along Dakota Access pipeline

BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — The Dakota Access pipeline system leaked more than 100 gallons (380 liters) of oil in two separate incidents in North...

Cosby jury pool: 1/3 say they’ve formed opinion on his guilt

BY JOE MANDAK, MARYCLAIRE DALE and DAKE KANG PITTSBURGH (AP) — One-third of the potential jurors questioned in Bill Cosby's sex assault case Monday said...

UN condemns North Korea missile launch, vows new sanctions

UNITED NATIONS (AP) — The Security Council is strongly condemning North Korea's "flagrant and provocative defiance" of U.N. sanctions banning ballistic missile tests and...

US doctor killed on Everest was climbing tallest peaks

BY JAY REEVES BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) — A global adventurer when he wasn't seeing patients in small-town Alabama, Dr. Roland Yearwood recently left his rural...