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WASHINGTON (AP) — The Trump administration has relieved Dr. Vivek Murthy of his duties as U.S. Surgeon General. A spokeswoman for the Department of Health and Human Services says Murthy was asked to resign after "assisting in a smooth transition" under President Donald Trump...
WASHINGTON (AP) — Lawmakers returning to Washington this coming week will find a familiar quagmire on health care legislation and a budget deadline dramatized by the prospect of a protracted battle between President Donald Trump and Democrats over his border wall. Trump's GOP...
Federal regulators on Friday approved another alternative version of Remicade, an expensive injected drug widely used for rheumatoid arthritis and other immune system disorders. The U.S. Food and Drug Administration approved Renflexis, developed by Samsung Bioepis Co. of South...
ROME (AP) — Italy's top administrative body has rejected a challenge to mandatory vaccines for children attending preschool. Health Minister Beatrice Lorenzin hailed Friday's decision by the Council of State. Two families from Trieste, in northeastern Italy, had challenged the...
A federal judge has awarded $42 million to the parents of a Pennsylvania boy left disabled because of brain injuries allegedly caused by a doctor who used forceps during his birth. The Thursday verdict by U.S. District Judge Sylvia Rambo in Harrisburg came after a six-day trial...
NEW DELHI (AP) — India's government has canceled permission for foreign funding for one of the country's main public health organizations, whose donors include the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation. It's the latest move by Prime Minister Narendra Modi's government in cracking...
BOSTON (AP) — Boston University researchers will study Aaron Hernandez's brain to determine if the former NFL star suffered from the same degenerative brain disease as Hall of Famer Junior Seau and former Bears defensive back Dave Duerson, who also took their own lives...
NEW YORK (AP) — The U.S. government's latest report card on food poisoning suggests that a germ commonly linked to raw milk and poultry is surpassing salmonella at the top of the culprit list. The report counts cases in only 10 states for nine of the most common causes of...
NEW YORK (AP) — The U.S. government's latest report card on food poisoning suggests that a germ commonly linked to raw milk and poultry is surpassing salmonella at the top of the culprit list. Thursday's report counts cases in only 10 states for nine of the most common causes of...
NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — The Italian-born author and conservationist Kuki Gallmann was shot at her Kenyan ranch and...
MADRID (AP) — Barcelona has decided to leave Neymar out of the decisive "clasico" against Real Madrid because of...
MADRID (AP) — Barcelona has decided to leave Neymar out of the decisive "clasico" against Real Madrid because of...
TEL AVIV, Israel (AP) — A report released by Israeli researchers says violent attacks on Jews dropped for a second...
NEW YORK (AP) — Sen. Charles Schumer said that the stampede that injured 16 people at New York's Penn Station just...
NEW YORK (AP) — Sen. Charles Schumer says the stampede that injured 16 people at New York's Penn Station just over...