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Ahead of Martin Luther King Day, Remembering That Health Is Impossible Without Justice

1 hour ago   |   Fortune

This piece is part of an ongoing series by Boston University's Dr. Sandro Galea on the intricacies of health care and public health. Last month, President Trump signed into law...
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How Much Is That CAT Scan? Now You Can Check

5 hours ago   |   NPR

Starting this month, hospitals must publish prices for procedures and services online. Dr. Elisabeth Rosenthal of Kaiser Health News tells NPR's Lulu Garcia-Navarro it's not...
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New York City wants you to know how sanitary your favorite hot dog stand is

New York City wants you to know how sanitary your favorite hot dog stand is

22 hours ago   |   Business Insider   |   2 articles

Thanks to a new law, New York City will be giving more than 5,000 food carts and trucks letter grades based on their sanitation. The grades are similar to ones restaurants have...
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New York City gives letter grades for food cart cleanliness

1 day ago   |   Miami Herald   |   2 articles

Will your favorite hot dog stand be getting an "A''? New York City's iconic food carts are starting to get health department letter grades, giving on-the-go workers and...
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Microsoft announces partnership with Walgreens to compete with Amazon in health care business

1 day ago   |   ABC

Microsoft has signed a huge deal with Walgreens in an effort to compete with Amazon in the health care business.
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Gov. Baker proposes expanding Medicare savings program

1 day ago   |   Miami Herald   |   2 articles

Low-income seniors would see a break on how much they pay for health care under a plan Republican Gov. Charlie Baker is including in his state budget proposal. Under the...
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KPC Group bids to buy four Verity Health hospitals

1 day ago   |   Los Angeles Times

Corona-based KPC Group has bid $610 million to purchase four of the nonprofit Verity Health System hospitals, including two in Southern California. The KPC Group is the initial...
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Use of Opioids, Benzodiazepines at Same Time is Skyrocketing. Here's Why That Matters

1 day ago   |   Fortune

More than ever, individuals are taking a dangerous combination of opioids and benzodiazepines, according to new research published in the journal Sleep. And that's a serious...
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UN World Health Organization Staffers Report Racism, Sexism, Corruption

1 day ago   |   Fortune

The World Health Organization is seeing an uptick in internal reports from staffers of misconduct and wrongdoing, and officials at the United Nations' global health...
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VF, CVS Health and JB Hunt jump while Netflix falls

1 day ago   |   Star Tribune

Stocks that moved substantially or traded heavily on Friday:
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Trump offers a 'Dreamers' deal for border-money proposal

Trump offers a 'Dreamers' deal for border-money proposal

Speaking from the White House, Trump said he was offering a "commonsense compromise both parties should embrace." Read more ...

Trump's 'common-sense compromise' on immigration to end the government...

Trump's 'common-sense compromise' on immigration to end the government shutdown isn't a compromise at all, critics say

President Donald Trump on Saturday offered Democrats an immigration deal that would exchange his requested $5.7 billion in border-wall funding with temporary protections for... Read more ...

New York City wants you to know how sanitary your favorite hot dog stand is

New York City wants you to know how sanitary your favorite hot dog stand is

Thanks to a new law, New York City will be giving more than 5,000 food carts and trucks letter grades based on their sanitation. The grades are similar to ones restaurants have... Read more ...

Trump will reportedly bring DACA to shutdown negotiations in 'major...

Trump will reportedly bring DACA to shutdown negotiations in 'major announcement'

President Donald Trump is set to make an announcement Saturday afternoon that multiple reports have described will be a fresh offer to negotiate with Democratic... Read more ...

What Mueller's extraordinarily unprecedented move to dispute BuzzFeed's...

What Mueller's extraordinarily unprecedented move to dispute BuzzFeed's story on the record tells us

Experts are flummoxed by a statement the special counsel Robert Mueller put out disputing a BuzzFeed News report that indicated President Donald Trump told Michael Cohen to lie... Read more ...

Sony Drops R.Kelly in Response to Sexual Abuse Allegations

Sony Drops R.Kelly in Response to Sexual Abuse Allegations

Sony Music has dissolved its working relationship with R.Kelly after years of public calls for the label to do so. The movement, called MuteRKelly, is in response to... Read more ...

'It's history repeating itself': Experts say the Trump-Cohen situation is...

'It's history repeating itself': Experts say the Trump-Cohen situation is reminiscent of Nixon era

Historians, members of Congress, and legal experts are reacting to a bombshell BuzzFeed News report on President Donald Trump and Michael Cohen by referencing the first article... Read more ...

A low-flying military plane zoomed through downtown Nashville without...

A low-flying military plane zoomed through downtown Nashville without warning, leaving residents terrified

Nashville residents panicked on Friday after a low-flying military plane circled the downtown core, appearing to narrowly miss buildings. Residents took to social media Friday... Read more ...

376 migrants, including 179 kids, used 7 tunnels to get under the US border...

376 migrants, including 179 kids, used 7 tunnels to get under the US border fence in Arizona

Hundreds of migrants used tunnels to get under the border fence in Arizona earlier this week, ABC News reported. Video footage the outlet obtained shows the reported 376... Read more ...

Kellogg's released Peeps cereal and it's a marshmallow-flavored cereal with...

Kellogg's released Peeps cereal and it's a marshmallow-flavored cereal with marshmallows

Peeps and Kellogg's have teamed up to create Kellogg's Peeps marshmallow-flavored cereal. The cereal contains colorful marshmallow-flavored cereal crisps and... Read more ...