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    Christie denies making remark about Trump, opioid crisis

    TRENTON, N.J. (AP) New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie is denying a published report that he said Donald Trump's "presidency is over" if he doesn't recognize the seriousness of the opioid crisis.Former Rhode Island Rep. Patrick Kennedy told The...

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  • Business

    States to ask judge to keep health subsidies cut by Trump

    SAN FRANCISCO (AP) The top lawyers for 19 states will urge a federal judge Monday to force President Donald Trump's administration to pay health care subsidies he abruptly cut off earlier this month.State attorneys general, led by California...

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  • Environment

    Hot temps bring health, fire warnings to Southern California

    LOS ANGELES (AP) Triple-digit temperatures are forecast for parts of Southern California at the start of the week and the risk of fire is extreme.The California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection said Sunday that red flag warnings were...

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  • News

    Second bacterium found in Louisiana mass food poisoning

    COLUMBIA, La. (AP) Louisiana health officials say a second bacterium apparently contributed to the mass food poisoning that may have killed one person and apparently sickened more than 100 people who ate at a fundraiser.Assistant State Health...

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  • News

    Georgia Rep. Price says HIV comments taken out of context

    ATLANTA (AP) Georgia Rep. Betty Price says her comments on people with HIV that ignited a national firestorm were "taken completely out of context."Price, the wife of former U.S. Health Secretary Tom Price, was in a legislative committee...

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  • Business

    Judge tosses $417M award against Johnson & Johnson

    LOS ANGELES (AP) A judge on Friday tossed out a $417 million jury award to a woman who claimed she developed ovarian cancer by using Johnson & Johnson talc-based baby powder for feminine hygiene.Los Angeles County Superior Court Judge Maren...

    By Robert Jablon, Associated Press|

  • News

    Women say they were branded, traumatized by group's doctors

    ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) Women say they were branded and traumatized by doctors in a secretive group, and state officials will review why authorities didn't act sooner on the women's reports, a spokesman for Gov. Andrew Cuomo said Friday.State...

    By Mary Esch, Associated Press|

  • News

    Georgia lawmaker asks about quarantining HIV patients

    ATLANTA (AP) A Georgia state lawmaker who is married to former U.S. health secretary Tom Price asked during a legislative committee meeting about the possibility of quarantining people with HIV.State Rep. Betty Price, a Republican whose...

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  • Business

    Lawsuit: Prison did nothing as fungus ruined inmate's brain

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) A Kansas prison inmate died in April after a brain fungus gave him a form of meningitis that left him weak and so disoriented that he drank his own urine while prison health care staff ignored his pleas for help, according...

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  • Business

    Family sues natural healing center after Ohio man's death

    TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) Relatives of a man who died while being treated for pneumonia at a natural healing center in Ohio are suing the store's owner and employees.Family members say in a lawsuit filed this week that the center's owner led the...

    By John Seewer, Associated Press|

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