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Sunday, Jul 16, 2017 at 05:46 PM CDT

More Hurdles as Senate Again Delays Vote on GOP Health Bill

More Hurdles as Senate Again Delays Vote on GOP Health Bill

The Senate delayed a highly anticipated vote this coming week to repeal and replace the nation's health care law after Sen. John McCain's announced absence due to surgery, an enormous setback as time dwindles...

Saturday, Jul 15, 2017 at 02:57 PM CDT

White House Pitches Health Bill to Skeptical US Governors

White House Pitches Health Bill to Skeptical US Governors

The Trump administration is struggling to get support from skeptical U.S. governors for a revised health care bill before the U.S. Senate. U.S. Health and Human Services Secretary Tom Price and Centers for...

Friday, Jul 14, 2017 at 03:11 PM CDT

Trump, Administration Press Republicans to Back Health Bill

Trump, Administration Press Republicans to Back Health Bill

From both sides of the Atlantic, President Donald Trump and other administration officials lobbied Republicans Friday to support the Senate GOP's reworked health care bill, with the president saying wavering...

Friday, Jul 14, 2017 at 06:22 AM CDT

Trump Will Take Health Care Credit or Cast Blame: Analysis

Trump Will Take Health Care Credit or Cast Blame: Analysis

If congressional Republicans succeed in repealing and replacing "Obamacare," expect a big Rose Garden celebration with President Donald Trump taking credit. If they fail? Trump has already indicated he will...

Thursday, Jul 13, 2017 at 07:57 PM CDT

This Is How the GOP Plan Would Change Health Care Coverage

This Is How the GOP Plan Would Change Health Care Coverage

Senate Republican leaders released a new version of their health care bill on Thursday and they hope to vote on it as soon as next week. The Senate bill would weaken protections for people with pre-existing...

Thursday, Jul 13, 2017 at 12:32 PM CDT

Keep Your Cool This Summer: Safety Tips for the Heat

Keep Your Cool This Summer: Safety Tips for the Heat

With temperatures in some parts of the country soaring as high as 120 degrees this summer, combatting the heat is no easy task. Last year 94 people suffered from heat related deaths more than double the...

Thursday, Jul 13, 2017 at 11:59 AM CDT

Investors: 'Pharma Bro' Shkreli Was Shady -- and Profitable

Investors: 'Pharma Bro' Shkreli Was Shady -- and Profitable

The jury at the securities fraud trial of "Pharma Bro" Martin Shkreli has heard investors accuse the quirky former biotech CEO of repeatedly giving them the runaround when they tried to pull their money out...

Thursday, Jul 13, 2017 at 06:39 PM CDT

Connecticut Doctor Arrested While Feds Search for Other in Major Health Fraud Scheme

Connecticut Doctor Arrested While Feds Search for Other in Major Health Fraud Scheme

One Connecticut doctor has been arrested and federal officials are searching for another in connection with an investigation that authorities are calling the largest health care fraud enforcement action by...

Thursday, Jul 13, 2017 at 09:48 AM CDT

US Charges Hundreds in Health Fraud Schemes Worth $1.3B

US Charges Hundreds in Health Fraud Schemes Worth $1.3B

More than 400 people have been charged with taking part in health care fraud and opioid scams that totaled $1.3 billion in false billing, Attorney General Jeff Sessions announced Thursday. Sessions called...

Thursday, Jul 13, 2017 at 04:15 PM CDT

McConnell Reveals New Health Bill; Will His GOP Support It?

McConnell Reveals New Health Bill; Will His GOP Support It?

Republican leaders unveiled a new health care bill Thursday in their increasingly desperate effort to deliver on seven years of promises to repeal and replace "Obamacare." They immediately lost two key votes,...

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