CDC confirms second case of coronavirus in the U.S.

U.S. health officials Friday confirmed a second person infected with the new coronavirus that has sickened…

Pentagon: 34 US troops had brain injuries from Iran’s strike

WASHINGTON (AP) – The Pentagon said Friday that 34 U.S. troops were diagnosed with traumatic brain…

Pete Buttigieg health care plan estimated to save $450 billion over 10 years: Study

Pete Buttigieg is the only major Democratic presidential candidate whose health care plan doesn’t blow a…

Women come to the defense of a nursing mom at Chick-fil-A

AUGUSTA, Ga. (AP) – Moms are coming to the aid of a mother who says she…

Prince Charles visits Jerusalem tomb of unique ancestor

JERUSALEM (AP) – Britain’s Prince Charles on Friday paid a solemn visit to the tomb of…

California threatened with funds loss over abortion coverage

WASHINGTON (AP) – The Trump administration on Friday threatened California with a potential loss of federal…

Chicago woman becomes 2nd US case of new virus from China

WASHINGTON (AP) – A Chicago woman has become the second U.S. patient diagnosed with the new…

Health system plans to hire nearly 400 nurses, doctors

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) – The University of Louisville plans to hire almost 400 nurses and doctors…

Governor to seek school construction aid amid health issues

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) – With budget season approaching, Gov. Tom Wolf’s administration is developing a plan…

Tech companies propel US stocks to early gains; Intel jumps

NEW YORK (AP) – Technology companies are leading U.S. stocks higher at the open Friday, led…

Virus puts damper on Lunar New Year, China’s biggest holiday

BEIJING (AP) – Temples have locked their doors. The Forbidden City, Shanghai Disneyland and other major…

Alaska to remove psychiatric patients from jails, hospitals

ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) – Alaska state officials have released a court-ordered plan detailing how the state…

More airports screening passengers amid China virus outbreak

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) – More airports are beginning to screen passengers arriving from China…

Son: Former Egyptian president Mubarak undergoes surgery

CAIRO (AP) – Egypt’s former autocratic president Hosni Mubarak, who was forced to step down following…

Nurses have tentative contract deal with Sioux City hospital

SIOUX CITY, Iowa (AP) – A deal has been struck that could avert a strike by…

China expands lockdowns due to new virus to now include at least 10 cities with a total of about 33

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Asian markets gain as China closes down for Lunar New Year

BANGKOK (AP) – Shares were mostly higher in quiet trading on Friday in Asia as China…

Social controls, SARS experience help China close off cities

BEIJING (AP) – Cutting off access to entire cities with millions of residents to stop a…

Elixer kombucha growing popular in Kansas

Wichita, Kan. (AP) – Although kombucha has more than $1 billion in sales in the U.S.…

Kansas hopes to better help foster kids and families

TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) – The same kids who end up in trouble with the law often…