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Thursday, Nov 7, 2019 at 09:25 PM EST

China Sentences Fentanyl Traffickers After US Tip About Ring

China Sentences Fentanyl Traffickers After US Tip About Ring

A Chinese court sentenced nine fentanyl traffickers on Thursday in a case that is the culmination of a rare collaboration between Chinese and U.S. law enforcement to crack down on global networks that manufactu...

Thursday, Nov 7, 2019 at 03:55 PM EST

Juul Halts Sales of Its Popular Mint Flavor

Juul Halts Sales of Its Popular Mint Flavor

Market leading e-cigarette company Juul is halting sales of its popular mint flavor, the company announced Thursday. Studies published Tuesday in the Journal of the American Medical Association found high...

Thursday, Nov 7, 2019 at 02:36 PM EST

2M Pounds of Chicken Recalled Over Contamination Concerns

2M Pounds of Chicken Recalled Over Contamination Concerns

The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) announced Wednesday a massive voluntary recall of Simmons Prepared Foods fresh and frozen chicken products because of concerns that...

Wednesday, Nov 6, 2019 at 03:46 PM EST

High School Football Rivals Pray for Mom Who Has Cancer

High School Football Rivals Pray for Mom Who Has Cancer

A hard-fought Texas high school football game took a backseat to the realities of life when opponents Gage Smith and Ty Jordan came together for an emotional prayer after the final whistle last week. Smith...

Wednesday, Nov 6, 2019 at 01:12 PM EST

CVS to Close 22 Drugstores Next Year

CVS to Close 22 Drugstores Next Year

CVS Health will close 22 "underperforming" drugstores early next year in addition to the 46 stores it shuttered earlier this year, the company said Wednesday in a regulatory filing. The locations weren’t...

Wednesday, Nov 6, 2019 at 02:21 PM EST

Judge Rejects New Trump Admin. Moral-Objection Health Rule Affecting Abortions

Judge Rejects New Trump Admin. Moral-Objection Health Rule Affecting Abortions

A federal judge on Wednesday struck down a new rule, not yet in effect, that allowed health care providers to refuse participation in abortions and other services on moral or religious grounds. U.S. District...

Wednesday, Nov 6, 2019 at 11:33 AM EST

NJ ShopRite Worker May Have Exposed Customers to Hepatitis A

NJ ShopRite Worker May Have Exposed Customers to Hepatitis A

Hepatitis A cases in New Jersey are skyrocketing -- by more than 800 percent compared with the same time period last year -- and now health officials are possibly warning of a new exposure site: a supermarket.

Thursday, Nov 7, 2019 at 01:10 PM EST

Mann Packing Recalls Vegetable Products Sold in U.S., Canada

Mann Packing Recalls Vegetable Products Sold in U.S., Canada

Mann Packing Co., Inc. announced Monday a voluntary recall of more than 100 vegetable products over concerns they may be contaminated with listeria. The recalled products were sold in the United States under a...

Sunday, Nov 3, 2019 at 01:31 PM EST

The Affordable Care Act Changes That People Can Expect

The Affordable Care Act Changes That People Can Expect

Open enrollment is underway for people looking to get health care under the Affordable Care Act. Federal officials say next year, customers can expect a 4% drop in premiums, as well as more plans to choose...

Sunday, Nov 3, 2019 at 11:47 AM EST

Halloween's Over, Here's What to Do With All Your Kids' Candy

Halloween's Over, Here's What to Do With All Your Kids' Candy

With trick or treating over, all that candy is in your house. So now what? You can hide it from the kids, or maybe eat it yourself, but there are concerns about the amount of candy kids are consuming. “I am...

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