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Trump's scandal-hit health secretary resigns

Sep 30, 2017 - 8:46 AM

Tom Price, a wealthy orthopedic surgeon and former lawmaker from Georgia, is the most senior official to be forced out so far

TOM PRICE. In this file photo, Rep. Tom Price (R-Ga) gets off of the Senate subway on Capitol Hill, January 31, 2017 in Washington, DC. File photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images/AFP

U.S. Senate rejects partial Obamacare repeal, bitter blow to Trump

Jul 28, 2017 - 1:50 PM

The collapse marks a major setback for Republican leadership and for Trump who had campaigned relentlessly on a pledge to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act

3 U.S. senators balk at health bill, putting reforms in peril

Jul 28, 2017 - 10:52 AM

The sudden announcement by Senators Lindsey Graham Ron Johnson and John McCain throws into disarray their party s years long effort to overhaul Barack Obama s health care reforms

This file photo taken on June 28, 2017 shows protesters against the US Senate Republicans' healthcare bill holding a rally outside the US Capitol in Washington, DC. Saul Loeb/AFP

#ThewRap: Things you need to know, July 26, 2017

Jul 26, 2017 - 11:00 AM

Hello Here s a roundup of news you need to know this Wednesday

Trump slams Democratic 'obstruction' on health reform

Jun 25, 2017 - 9:00 PM

UPDATED Top Senate Democrat Chuck Schumer maintains US President Donald Trump shouldn t expect any support from them in the bid to repeal Obamacare

TRUMP. US President Donald Trump pauses during a press conference with Romania's President Klaus Iohannis in the Rose Garden of the White House June 9, 2017 in Washington, DC. Brendan Smialowski/AFP  TRUMP. US President Donald Trump pauses during a press conference with Romania's President Klaus Iohannis in the Rose Garden of the White House June 9, 2017 in Washington, DC. Brendan Smialowski/AFP

Trump blames party hardliners for health debacle, as more battles loom

Mar 27, 2017 - 1:05 AM

Tensions are likely to flare up as US President Donald Trump turns to other key priorities like tax reform and a big infrastructure spending plan

RESET. This file photo taken on December 9, 2016 shows then US President-elect Donald Trump speaking during the USA Thank You Tour in Grand Rapids, Michigan. File photo by Don Emmert/AFP

Trump's health reform effort collapses

Mar 25, 2017 - 8:42 AM

UPDATED The bill s bruising defeat marks a second major policy setback for the new president who has seen his attempt to curb travel from Muslim majority countries twice frozen by the courts

TRUMP AND OBAMACARE. US President-elect Donald Trump arrives at the New York Hilton Midtown in New York on November 8, 2016. Photo of Donald Trump by Saul Loeb/ AFP

Trump ultimatum: Pass health bill Friday or he'll move on

Mar 24, 2017 - 8:24 AM

3rd UPDATE If it doesn t pass we re moving beyond health care says White House budget director Mick Mulvaney

OBAMACARE. An Obamacare logo is shown on the door of the UniVista Insurance agency in Miami, Florida on January 10, 2017. File photo by Rhona Wise/AFP

U.S. Congress approves first step for repealing Obamacare

Jan 14, 2017 - 9:27 AM

The House s near party line vote of 227 to 198 has approved a budget blueprint which provides Republicans with a framework for dismantling the Affordable Care Act

OBAMACARE. An Obamacare logo is shown on the door of the UniVista Insurance agency in Miami, Florida on January 10, 2017. File photo by Rhona Wise/ AFP

Second US Ebola nurse is cured

Oct 29, 2014 - 8:24 AM

Amber Vinson the Texas nurse who was the second US healthcare worker infected with Ebola leaves the hospital appearing healthy

Ebola virus survivor Amber Vinson speaks at news conference upon her discharge from Emory University Hospital in Atlanta, Georgia, USA, 28 October 2014. Vinson was one of two nurses who contracted Ebola while treating Liberian citizen Thomas Eric Duncan at Texas Health Presbyterian in Dallas, Texas. Duncan died from the disease. Erik S. Lesser/EPA

2nd US Ebola patient flew on domestic airplane: CDC

Oct 15, 2014 - 11:44 PM

The US Centers for Disease Control wants to speak with the 132 people on Frontier Airlines flight 1143

Life and Style wRap: Textbook porn to Berlin Wall

Jul 13, 2013 - 6:05 PM

Smut in school books Berlin Wall art and fried eggs make the news

ART AND BARRIERS. Panorama photographs of the world's tensest borders and barriers are on display on the Berlin Wall. Photo from www.wallonwall.org