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