WASHINGTON (AP) â It's a growing side effect of modern medicine: A test for one condition turns up something completely unrelated. It might be a real danger, or an anxiety-provoking false alarm.
ATLANTA (AP) â Health officials say the flu season seems to be getting off to more normal start this year.
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) â Residents in some parts of the U.S. are signing up for health care coverage at a significantly greater rate than others through the new online insurance marketplaces now operating in every state.
SAN ANTONIO (AP) â Exercise might help women beat breast cancer. Researchers found it can ease the achy joints and muscle pain that lead many patients to quit taking medicines that treat the disease and lower the risk of a recurrence.
Senate Republicans, in a final protest before the holiday break against what they've called a Democratic "power grab," are staging an around-the-clock speech-spree to stall some of President Obama's nominees.
Sens. Jeanne Shaheen, D-N.H., and Tom Coburn, R-Okla., said in a Thursday press release they are introducing a bill that would only allow $20,000 of taxpayer funds to be spent on each portrait, and would only cover paintings of lawmakers in the line of succession to the presidency.
Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker wants to give people in his state a way around ObamaCareâs problems.He is floating a proposal that would still channel federal subsidies to Wisconsinâs poor and uninsured, but his plan would allow them to purchase coverage directly from the insurer and sidestep the on-line âexchangeâ created by the Affordable Care Act.
Charles Krauthammer told viewers Thursday on âSpecial Report with Bret Baierâ that continuing problems with the rollout of the Presidentâs signature health care legislation should not be downplayed, noting âThis isnât a wrinkle, this is a train wreck.â
The House overwhelmingly approved a comprehensive defense policy bill Thursday that aims to stem the epidemic of sexual assaults in the military, cover the cost of combat pay for the nation's war-fighters, and fund new aircraft and ships.
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LEBANON â Mayor Paul Aziz will be at the Lebanon Senior Center for lunch at noon, Friday.
The ice on lakes and ponds in and around Albany is thicker than many native residents think.
The National Weather Service's winter weather advisory for freezing rain from 1-7 p.m. in the areas of Corvallis, Albany and Eugene, has been downgraded.
SWEET HOME â The Sweet Home Squarenaders will have a Fire Department Benefit Square Dance beginning at 8 p.m. Saturday at Oak Heights Elementary School, 605 Elm St.
Bus drivers serving Sunrise Elementary School in Albany got a helping hand from the city Wednesday night when the City Council, with some reluctance, voted to make bus maneuvers easier by elim…
City Attorney Jim Delapoer told the Albany City Council on Wednesday that if the panel wanted to prevent medical marijuana dispensaries from setting up shop in the city, the "best and cleanest…
Retrenching after last month's bond measure defeat, the Albany City Council is enlisting retired Linn County Sheriff Dave Burright and former state Sen. Frank Morse to form and lead a committe…
Girl Scout Brownie Troop 21112 of Albany is collecting new, unwrapped toys for local children in need. The drop-off is from 9 a.m. to noon Saturday, Dec. 14, at North Albany Community Church, …
from alan.com The House passed the bill brokered by Senator Patty Murray of Washington and Congressman Paul Ryan of Wisconsin. In a blowout, the House voted in favor of the legislation by a 332-94 margin. The bill now moves to the Senate, which is expected to vote on it next week. The deal has been […]
â¢ Religion in the classroom. Oklahoma Representative Ken Walker (R) talks about Bills that would allow teaching about Christmas and Hanukkah. â¢ A motherâs journey of hope and forgiveness. Author Scarlett Lewis talks about how she coped after losing her son in the Newtown massacre. â¢ Fox News senior judicial analyst Judge Andrew Napolitano talks […]
This man swore to take a bullet for the President of the USA but then became disillusioned and left. He then moved on to challenge the political system because he doesn’t believe that the institution of the Presidency is living up to its expectations. Once a Secret service agent and part of the Presidential Protective […]
Who are the conservative groups who oppose the Ryan-Murray budget deal? Who is it that John Boehner says have “lost all credibility”? One of those groups is and its President, Matt Kibbe. Kibbe spoke to @gibsonradio today. Question: would it have been worth holding the line in a budget deal, risking another Republican fall in […]
Washington Bureau Producer Jake Gibson weighs on on whether the Obamacare website will be up and running all ” ironed” out by December 23rd. Click to Listen: Download audio file (gibson121213.mp3) Matt Kibbe, President and CEO of FreedomWorks weighs in on the Ryan/Murray deal. Download audio file (kibbe121213.mp3) James Freeman, Assistant editor of the editorial […]