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Democratic Sen. Blumenthal threatens Trump Jr. with prison if he refuses subpoena

Asked if the White House would fight the subpoena, Trump said , "We'll see". "If he refuses to obey it, he should be locked up". Donald Trump Jr ., at P...


Measles Outbreak 2019: 'Avengers: Endgame' Moviegoers Possibly Exposed

Health officials say she is in her 20s and had recently returned from a vacation in Vietnam, where there is a measles outbreak. California public health offic...


Cruise ship quarantined in St. Lucia over confirmed measles case

Victor Theodore also told NBC News the ship's name is Freewinds . The ship is normally docked in the Dutch Caribbean island of Curacao and serves as a reli...


Biden targets Trump, touts union ties in first rally

Along with that message, Trump retweeted Fox News personality Dan Bongino , along with people who said they were firefighters or their family members about a d...


At least 156 people sick in E. coli outbreak from ground beef

A Georgia company is recalling over 113,000 pounds of ground beef after receiving reports that it might be contaminated with a strain of E. coli that could ca...


1hr limit on screen time for toddlers

Radesky also said that Silicon Valley, which over the past year has introduced a number of tools to help parents limit children's screen time , could go fart...


21.1m children denied first dose of measles vaccine yearly on average

US measles cases have climbed to their highest level in 25 years, largely because misinformation is turning parents against vaccines . New York City health ...


Measles Cases Confirmed in Sacramento County

Bay of Plenty District Health Board medical officer Phil Shoemack said the most recent cases in the region were linked to earlier reported cases of measles, wh...


Fourth Measles Case Confirmed in Maryland

York Region Public Health is investigating a travel-related laboratory-confirmed case of measles in York Region. The main driver this year has been an outbr...


Parents sue NYC over mandatory measles vaccinations

Cara Christ . "While this data is provisional and not yet complete, it indicates a clear trend", the United Nations body wrote in a post on its website. They ...


Barr Has A 'Team' Looking Into The Mueller Investigation

Barr reminded Tuesday's House panel he plans to release Mueller's report "within a week", a fact that has little hope of silencing the mounting accusations of a...


Measles outbreak: NYC threatens $1,000 fines for unvaccinated Williamsburg residents

The Associated Press reports that this is the largest measles outbreak in the city since 1991, and that NYC accounts for two-thirds of all cases reported i...


NYC orders mandatory vaccines for some amid measles outbreak

On Monday, the city's health department also issued an order requiring all Orthodox Jewish schools in the area to exclude unvaccinated children until the ou...


1 case of so called ‘Superbug’ reported in CT

Most of the cases were reported in New York , New Jersey and IL. [Image: courtesy of CDC] Globally, more than two dozen countries have reported either single...


More measles in Michigan

The Indiana State Department of Health has confirmed local officials are looking into a possible case of measles exposure at a College Station restaurant. The...


Association health plan ruling puts some companies in limbo

A federal judge's ruling against a type of health insurance plan designed for small business owners has some companies now thinking about what to do next. They ...


McConnell Tells Trump GOP Not Repealing or Replacing Obamacare

After President Trump warned that the GOP needs to take up health care reform or risk getting "clobbered", Karl Rove agreed Wednesday, adding that Republic...


Federal Judge Rejects Trump-Approved Medicaid Work Requirement in Arkansas and Kentucky

The future is less certain in MI, where Democratic Gov. Gretchen Whitmer last month said she would ask the Republican-led Legislature to change newly enacted wo...


Kevin McCarthy Is Not Behind Trump Administration's Latest Obamacare Move

Just as the Trump administration notified a federal court it would challenge the constitutionality of the Affordable Care Act , Connecticut joined other states...


Trump Administration Asks Court To Totally Repeal Obamacare

When Jeff Sessions was attorney general, the administration argued only certain parts of the ACA, like protections for people with pre-existing conditions, shou...