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House Democrats Announce Public Impeachment Hearings Next Week

Trump has suggested the whistleblower committed treason. Instead, it's every Republican for himself or herself. Volker said in his deposition that he felt compelled to connect Trump's personal lawyer Rudy Giuliani with Ukrainian officials, and that he didn't initially connect the Burisma gas company to the Bidens.

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CDC Says Potential Chemical Culprit in Vape-Related Deaths Identified

The CDC says it also tested for a range of other chemicals that might be involved, such as plant oils or mineral oils. The CDC said the lack of THC in five of those samples does not definitively indicate the patients didn't use the drug, because THC can be hard to detect in samples taken from lungs.

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Backed 'conscience' rule for healthcare workers voided by US judge

U.S. District Judge Paul Engelmayer in Manhattan said the "conscience" rule was unconstitutionally coercive because it would let the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) withhold billions of dollars of funding from hospitals, clinics, universities and other healthcare providers that did not comply.

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Judge blocks Trump rule requiring prospective immigrants have health insurance

The number of immigrants entering the United States on a family visa will drop significantly or be completely eliminated. An Oregon federal judge temporarily blocked a USA administration rule that would have demanded from would-be-immigrants to prove they would apply for health insurance of the United States within 30 days upon their arrival or have enough money to pay for "reasonably foreseeable medical costs".

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Price tag for Warren's universal healthcare: $20.5T

She stated Medicare for All would give the federal government actual negotiating energy to decrease prices whereas additionally changing into a boon to rural hospitals since sparsely populated areas usually at present have greater concentrations of uninsured individuals and would now not be pressured to supply unreimbursed care in locations like emergency rooms.

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Google to Buy Fitbit, Amping Up Wearables Race

Fitbit's team will now join Google and most likely expand on Wear OS with Pebble's software team (which Fitbit acquired last year) while also pivoting its Versa smartwatch into a " Made by Google " product. In the U.S., where the laws are weaker and consumer protection regulator, the FTC, takes a far more lenient approach to large corporations, consumers should assume that regardless of what Google says in a blog post , a big incentive for its acquisition of Fitbit is to receive huge ...