Health Issues

Israeli Cabinet approves medical marijuana exports

Jan 27, 2019

The Israeli Cabinet has approved a law permitting the export of medical marijuana, a move the government expects will catapult investment in local industry and agriculture

Pelosi works her health care strategy from the ground up

Jan 22, 2019

Shoring up 'Obamacare' and lowering prescription drug prices are priorities for Pelosi

Ailing federal worker says she'll get back lapsed insurance

Jan 18, 2019

An ailing U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service worker in Oregon who was running out of a treatment to keep her alive and couldn't reach her employer during the government shutdown says she'll get back her coverage that lapsed months ago

Correction: Off The Charts-Thirsty for Growth story

Jan 18, 2019

Correction: Off The Charts-Thirsty for Growth story

OKC school district approves the use of medical marijuana

Jan 15, 2019

Students in the Oklahoma City school district with medical conditions that require cannabis are now permitted to use the drug at school.

APNewsBreak: Feds say 'star' DEA agent abroad stole millions

Jan 15, 2019

A U.S. federal narcotics agent known for his expensive tastes and high-profile drug seizures has been implicated in a multimillion-dollar money-laundering conspiracy that involved the very cartel criminals he was charged with fighting in Colombia

Trump birth control coverage rules blocked nationwide

Jan 14, 2019

A federal judge in Philadelphia is imposing a nationwide injunction on new Trump administration rules that allowed more employers to opt out of providing women with no-cost birth control

AP FACT CHECK: Trump isn't holed up nonstop at White House

Jan 14, 2019

AP FACT CHECK: Trump hasn't really been holed up endlessly at the White House for 'months' waiting to sign a border security deal with Democrats, despite what he claims; plus other misstatements on the wall, the 2016 election, Cohen and drug prices

House Dems announce sweeping investigation of drug pricing

Jan 14, 2019

House Oversight Committee launches sweeping investigation of drug company pricing

Thorny questions threaten to slow legal pot in New York

Jan 13, 2019

Big questions about taxation and regulation complicate efforts to legalize marijuana in New York


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