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NASA said astronomers are using the Hubble Space Telescope to observe the remnants of a supernova , which could lead to the discovery of a "stellar survivor."
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Republican legislation letting states deny federal family planning money to Planned Parenthood and other abortion providers is advancing toward Senate passage
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Several environmental groups filed lawsuits against the Trump administration on Thursday to challenge its decision to approve construction of TransCanada Corp's controversial Ke
Kansas legislators have postponed a vote on overriding Republican Gov. Sam Brownback's veto of a bill that would have expanded the state's Medicaid program
CHICAGO (Reuters) - Prior infection with West Nile or dengue - two viruses closely related to Zika - can make Zika symptoms worse, U.S. researchers said on Thursday.
(Reuters) - The governor of Kansas on Thursday vetoed a bill expanding eligibility for Medicaid under the federal Affordable Care Act (ACA), saying tax dollars would still fund Planned Parenthood and
HALIFAX - Nova Scotia's Liberal government has unveiled a new $13.6 million action plan to help deal with the province's aging population. Premier Stephen McNeil says the three-year plan will help ad
CALGARY - Opposition members of an Alberta government panel studying how to keep children in government care safe say they are frustrated. The 13-member panel — which includes MLAs from all parties,
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More than a third of Americans think they'll need $1 million or more to retire comfortable, according to the latest EBRI report. Here's why that may not be the best guess.
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