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A dozen states that chose to expand Medicaid coverage under the Affordable Care Act have seen their enrollment numbers far outpace projections, raising budget concerns as the federal government gets set to reduce its funding for the expansions, The...
Bill Cosby, seen here at at an event in 2013 in New York City, said in a ten-year-old deposition that he used drugs to seduce women. Photo by Jemal Countess/Getty Images In a decade-old deposition, actor Bill Cosby admitted to using his status as a...
Republican Presidential candidate Donald Trump speaks at the 2015 FreedomFest in Las Vegas, Nevada on July 11, 2015. Trump’s controversial remarks on the campaign trail have continued to draw the enmity of his GOP rivals. Photo by L.E. Baskow/...
PORTLAND, Maine– A spokesman for George H.W. Bush says doctors are pleased with the progress the former president is making since he fractured a bone in his neck during a fall last week. Former U.S. President George H. W. Bush is shown in...
Watch Video | Listen to the AudioMEGAN THOMPSON: When Aissata Camara was 13, she immigrated to Queens, New York, from the West African Country of Guinea. She fit in, went to high school and college in the city, and earned a master’s degree at New...
Dr. Rosalyn S. Yalow, pictured at the Nobel Prize banquet in Stockholm, won the Nobel Prize for medicine in 1977. Photo by Keystone/Getty ImagesToday we celebrate the birthdate of the second woman to receive the Nobel Prize for Medicine or...