Donald Trump and Mitch McConnell reaffirmed their alliance of necessity Monday in a raucous Rose Garden news conference that also underscored their sharp differences. The garrulous president claimed they were...
Saturday, Oct 14, 2017 at 04:15 AM EDT
Key Questions and Answers About Trump's Health Care Move
President Donald Trump's move to stop paying a major "Obamacare" subsidy will raise costs for many consumers who buy their own health insurance, and make an already complicated system more challenging for...
Friday, Oct 13, 2017 at 03:48 PM EDT
Paul Ryan Visits Puerto Rico as Trump Offers Support
House Speaker Paul Ryan is traveling to hurricane-ravaged Puerto Rico Friday as President Donald Trump assured residents that he "will always be with them."
Ryan and other members of a congressional delegation...
Saturday, Oct 14, 2017 at 02:57 AM EDT
Trump's 'Obamacare' Move Shakes Up Health Care and Politics
President Donald Trump's abrupt move to cut off federal payments to insurers jolted America's health care and political worlds alike on Friday, threatening to boost premiums for millions, disrupt insurance...
Friday, Oct 13, 2017 at 01:23 AM EDT
America's Obesity Epidemic Reaches Record High: Report
Almost 40 percent of American adults are obese, the highest rate ever recorded for the United States, according to a report released Friday by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
Thursday, Oct 12, 2017 at 09:58 PM EDT
Millions Die Suffering Amid Global Opioid Gap: Report
Nearly 26 million people around the world die each year with serious suffering in part because of a huge gap in pain relief: The U.S. may be awash in opioid painkillers, but they're rare or unavailable in dozens...
Thursday, Oct 12, 2017 at 04:02 PM EDT
Experts Say Trump Order Could Upend Health Care System
With Republican efforts to repeal Obamacare stalled, President Donald Trump issued a new executive order on Thursday that could undermine the law without Congress.
Experts say it has the potential to upend the...
Thursday, Oct 12, 2017 at 08:49 PM EDT
As Puerto Rico Suffers, Trump Warns Help Won't Last Forever
President Donald Trump lashed out at hurricane-devastated Puerto Rico on Thursday, insisting in tweets that the federal government can't keep sending help "forever" and suggesting the U.S. territory was to blame...
Friday, Oct 13, 2017 at 06:34 AM EDT
Calling It a Beginning, Trump Signs Health Care Order
President Donald Trump directed his administration Thursday to rewrite federal rules so consumers can have wider access to health insurance plans featuring lower premiums. He called his new executive order a...
Wednesday, Oct 11, 2017 at 02:43 PM EDT
Trump Birth Control Rule Ignores Science, Critics Say
The Trump administration's new birth control rule is raising questions among some doctors and researchers, who say it overlooks known benefits of contraception while selectively citing data that raise doubts...