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FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — Kentucky became the first state to require many of its Medicaid recipients to work to receive coverage, part of an unprecedented change to the nation's largest health insurance program under the Trump administration. The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid...
NEW YORK (AP) — Flu is now widespread in every state except Hawaii, but the good news is the flu season appears to be peaking. U.S. health officials on Friday said plenty of people are getting sick, and the flu has hit epidemic levels — just as it does most winters. But an...
LONDON (AP) — A British surgeon who burned his initials into patients' livers during transplant operations was fined 10,000 pounds ($13,600) on Friday, and ordered to perform community service. Simon Bramhall pleaded guilty last month to two counts of assault in a case a...
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump will be the patient, not the commander in chief offering comfort, when he visits the Walter Reed military hospital on Friday. Trump is headed to the medical facility in Bethesda, Maryland, outside Washington, for his first medical checkup...
LONDON (AP) — A British surgeon who burned his initials into patients' livers during transplant operations has been fined 10,000 pounds ($13,600) and ordered to perform community service. Simon Bramhall pleaded guilty last month to two counts of assault, in a case a prosecutor...
LISBON, Portugal (AP) — Eurovision Song Contest winner Salvador Sobral has left a Portuguese hospital after a successful heart transplant. The Santa Cruz Hospital near Lisbon says the 28-year-old Portuguese singer made a "very satisfactory" recovery from the transplant he...
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump will be the patient, not the commander in chief offering comfort, when he visits the Walter Reed military hospital. Trump heads to the medical facility in the Maryland suburbs of Washington on Friday for his first medical check-up as...
BALTIMORE (AP) — A top Baltimore hospital executive has apologized after a woman wearing only a gown and socks was discharged at a bus stop at night, what one man who later came to her aid said left him outraged and stunned. Dr. Mohan Suntha, president and CEO of University of...
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — Connecticut's highest court has ruled on an issue that most people may think is already settled, saying doctors have a duty to keep patients' medical records confidential and can be sued if they don't. The Supreme Court's 6-0 decision Thursday overturned a...
QUINTON, Okla. (AP) — Five people are missing after a fiery explosion ripped through an eastern Oklahoma drilling...
NEW MADRID, Mo. (AP) — A southeast Missouri man has been sentenced to life in prison without parole for strangling...
SEDALIA, Mo. (AP) — A man charged in the stabbing death of a Missouri woman has surrendered. The Sedalia Democrat...
PARIS (AP) — French President Emmanuel Macron promoted his government's changes to French tax and labor laws...
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — A recently obtained memo shows that one of Gov. Eric Greitens' acquaintances suggested...
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — The head of the Missouri pension system has been removed and replaced with an interim...