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President Donald Trump looks up after signing the final of three executive orders, Monday, Jan. 23, 2017, in the Oval Office of the White House in Washington. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)
Trump can do plenty on his own to unravel Obama health lawPresident Donald Trump can do plenty on his own to unravel the Obama health care law, but some of those actions would create disruptions that undermine his administration's early promises
The Associated Press45 minutes ago
In this Dec. 14, 2016, photo Mark Thompson of Montana Resources poses for a photo outside the Horseshoe Bend Treatment Plant in Butte, Mont. Thompson says plans to treat toxic Berkeley Pit water at the treatment plant is nothing to be concerned about and that community fears about the plan are overblown. (AP Photo/Matt Volz)
Thousands of bird deaths draw focus on brimming toxic pitAt least 3,000 geese died after landing last fall in the 50 billion-gallon Berkeley Pit in Butte, Montana
The Associated Press1 hour ago
Sen. Susan Collins, R-Maine, accompanied by Sen. Bill Cassidy, R-La., speaks during a news conference on Capitol Hill in Washington, Monday, Jan. 23, 2017, to announce the Patient Freedom Act of 2017, a possible GOP replacement bill for the Affordable Care Act. President Donald Trump's congressional agenda has made a priority of repealing and replacing President Barack Obama's health care law. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite)
2 GOP senators would let states keep Obama health lawTwo Republican senators say they'll propose legislation that lets states keep President Barack Obama's health care overhaul or opt for a new program providing trimmed-down coverage
The Associated Press2 hours ago
FILE - In this July 4, 2016, file photo, New York Yankees Aaron Hicks reacts to striking out in the eight inning of a baseball game against the Chicago White Sox in Chicago. The White Sox defeated the Yankees 8-2. New York played the day before in San Diego. Researchers say they’ve documented an unseen drag on major league baseball players that can wipe out home field advantage, make pitchers give up more home runs, and take some punch out of a team's bats. The culprit: jet lag. (AP Photo/Jeff Haynes, File)
Caught napping: Baseball hitting, pitching sapped by jet lagResearchers say they've documented an unseen drag on major league baseball players that can wipe out home field advantage, make pitchers give up more home runs, and take some punch out of a team's bats
The Associated Press2 hours ago
Brazil investigating dozens of suspected yellow fever casesBrazilian authorities say they've now confirmed 47 cases of yellow fever, and 25 deaths
The Associated Press1 day ago
President Donald Trump, flanked by Vice President Mike Pence and Chief of Staff Reince Priebus, signs his first executive order on health care, Friday, Jan, 20, 2017, in the Oval Office of the White House in Washington. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)
How Trump's executive order impacts future of 'Obamacare'President Donald Trump's executive order targeting the sweeping "Obamacare" health care law gives federal agencies broad leeway to chip away at the measure
The Associated Press2 days ago
Correction: Police-Mental Health storyCorrection: Police-Mental Health story
The Associated Press2 days ago
Bogus doctor performed physicals at Philadelphia high schoolAuthorities are investigating how a woman with phony medical credentials ended up giving physicals last year at a Philadelphia public high school
The Associated Press3 days ago
This Aug. 9, 2015 photo provided by the University of Hawaii shows the interior of the domed structure that will house six researchers for eight months in an environment meant to simulate an expedition to Mars, on Mauna Loa on the Big Island of Hawaii. The group will enter the dome Thursday, Jan. 19, 2017, and spend eight months together in the 1,200 square foot research facility in a study called Hawaii Space Exploration Analog and Simulation (HI-SEAS). They will have no physical contact with any humans outside their group, experience a 20-minute delay in communications and are required to wear space suits whenever they leave the compound. (Sian Proctor/University of Hawaii via AP)
Freeze-dried food and 1 bathroom: 6 simulate Mars in domeCrammed into a dome with one bathroom, six scientists will spend eight months munching on mostly freeze-dried foods and have only their small sleeping quarters to retreat to for solace
The Associated Press3 days ago
FILE – In this Nov. 10, 2016, file photo, Ohio Gov. John Kasich, following a ceremony where President Barack Obama honored the 2016 NBA champion Cleveland Cavaliers basketball team, answers questions from reporters outside the West Wing of the White House in Washington. Republican governors who turned down billions in federal dollars from an expansion of Medicaid under President Barack Obama’s health care law now have their hands out in hopes the GOP Congress comes up with a new formula to provide insurance for low-income Americans. (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais, File)
GOP governors who turned down Medicaid money have hands outRepublican governors who turned down billions in federal dollars from an expansion of Medicaid under President Barack Obama's health care law now have their hands out
The Associated Press3 days ago
FILE - In this Sept. 9, 2015 file photo, a player holds a selection of playing cards, during a game, in Coventry. Bridge players who want the card game recognized as a sport have lost their latest legal bid in Britain. The Court of Appeal in London on Thursday, Jan. 19, 2017 upheld an October 2015 ruling backing Sport England’s refusal to put bridge in the same category as badminton, billiards and ballroom dancing. (Joe Giddens/PA via AP, File)
UK court rejects bid for bridge to be recognized as sportBridge players who want the card game recognized as a sport have lost their latest legal bid in Britain
The Associated Press3 days ago
Study: Texas abortions declined as clinics got farther awayResearchers say abortions declined throughout Texas after a 2013 law forced the closure of clinics in all but the largest cities, and the decline was steeper the farther a woman lived from a remaining clinic
The Associated Press4 days ago
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