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Political reality: Congress can't save — or end — abortion

May. 10, 2022 23:05 PM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — After fighting for decades over abortion policy, Congress is about to run into the stark political limits of its ability to save — or end — the Roe v. Wade protections. President Joe Biden has called on Democrats to enshrine the nearly 50-year-old Supreme...

Alabama's new transgender care felony faces federal test

May. 05, 2022 17:21 PM EDT

MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) — A doctor testified Thursday that there will be devastating consequences for transgender adolescents if Alabama outlaws the use of gender-affirming medications for them, and that their medical providers would face jail time for providing standard care. The...

Vermont GOP Gov. Scott vetoes pension reform legislation

May. 02, 2022 16:55 PM EDT

MONTPELIER, Vt. (AP) — Gov. Phil Scott vetoed a bill Monday that had given unanimous preliminary approval last week by both the House and Senate to reform the state’s pension system. In a sharply worded veto message on Monday, Vermont's Republican governor said he felt the...

Pharmacist gets 10 years for $180M health care fraud scheme

Apr. 26, 2022 17:25 PM EDT

JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — Federal prosecutors say a former Mississippi pharmacist has been sentenced to the maximum 10 years in prison for a $180 million health insurance fraud scheme involving unnecessary prescriptions for expensive pain creams and other medications. Mitchell...

Order to expire requiring masks in nursing homes, hospitals

Apr. 14, 2022 20:42 PM EDT

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — People will no longer be required to wear face masks in Connecticut hospitals, outpatient health care settings and homeless shelters, once a state masking order expires early Friday. Mask-wearing provisions for inside schools are sticking around until June 30...

Editorial Roundup: Pennsylvania

Apr. 06, 2022 15:48 PM EDT

Pittsburgh Post-Gazette. March 31, 2022. Editorial: Publicizing legislator expenses is common sense Sometimes a bill comes along that’s such an obviously good idea that you wonder why it took so long. It’s almost always because legislators themselves stand to be...

Man who waved Confederate flag pleads guilty in Capitol riot

Mar. 29, 2022 12:25 PM EDT

A Maryland man who waved a Confederate flag attached to a lacrosse stick during the siege at the U.S. Capitol pleaded guilty on Tuesday to interfering with a police officer who was trying to disperse a crowd of rioters. David Blair, 27, faces a maximum prison sentence of five years...

Massachusetts doctor faces health care fraud charges

Mar. 22, 2022 14:31 PM EDT

BOSTON (AP) — A Massachusetts doctor was charged Tuesday with defrauding health care benefits programs by billing for services that were not provided, federal prosecutors said. Olarewaju James Oladipo, 57, of Canton, faces 11 counts of health care fraud, according to a statement...

Pakistan's Khan rallies supporters ahead of parliament vote

Mar. 21, 2022 08:49 AM EDT

ISLAMABAD (AP) — Pakistani Prime Minister Imran Khan turned to grassroot supporters Monday, lobbying the poor and promising better hospital care as he faces a no-confidence motion in parliament. The challenge may be the biggest yet for the former cricket star turned Islamist...

California settles with 'drinkable sunscreen' maker

Mar. 16, 2022 15:19 PM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — A company that marketed and sold a “drinkable sunscreen” has agreed to a legal settlement to resolve allegations of deceptive advertising, California's attorney general announced Wednesday. Marketing and sale of the product called UVO stopped during the...