Subsidiaries of two major health insurers — Aetna Inc. and Centene Corp. — have agreed to join Nevada’s Affordable Care Act-created health insurance exchange, even as Congress takes steps that could lead to its ...

Sweet natured and sweet toothed Phyllis Coble celebrated her 100th birthday on Friday surrounded by the things she loves: family, friends and chocolate. The Uniting Mirinjani Weston aged care facility ...

(Want to get this briefing by email? Here’s the sign-up.)Good evening. Here’s the latest.1. Frictions between American intelligence agencies and the incoming administration are worsening.At a Senate committee ...

If you're always forgetting to move your wet, freshly cleaned clothes from the washer to the dryer, Whirlpool might have a solution for you. The large appliance manufacturer today debuted its Whirlpool Smart All-in-One ...

Top Senate Democrats are calling on the House Office of Congressional Ethics and the Securities and Exchange Commission to investigate Georgia Rep. Tom Price's trading activity on health-related stocks while serving in ...

Congressional leaders have said that their first order of business upon reconvening this week is to repeal and, at some point, replace the Affordable Care Act (ACA) — the 2010 legislation that President Obama often ...

Washington, United States:  President-elect Donald Trump on Thursday described America's leading congressional Democrat as a "clown" who behaves like a typical politician, but he nevertheless urged him to work with ...

House Speaker Paul Ryan said Thursday that a measure stripping funds from Planned Parenthood would be included in the bill to repeal the Affordable Care Act. House Republicans' decision to tie defunding the women's ...

Planned Parenthood supporters hold pink banner and signs. Republicans will move to defund Planned Parenthood as part of a process to dismantle Obamacare, House Speaker Paul Ryan announced Thursday. Cutting off federal ...

U.S. Speaker of the House Paul Ryan threatened Thursday to pass a bill this year that will repeal President Barack Obama's 2010 health care law, and as a result, cut off federal funding for the pro-choice group Planned ...

ALBANY — Gov. Cuomo on Thursday proposed expanding a child care tax credit he said would aid 200,000 middle class families. The credit would supplement an existing state child and Dependent Care Tax Credit by more ...

ANALYSIS/OPINION: Republicans have promised, with the start of the new Congress, to begin repealing Obamacare. Families across America have been harmed by the failed health care law. People were forced onto Obamacare ...

A 12-year-old boy missing in Auckland since Christmas Day has been found. Police said BJ Thorner-Harrison left his care facility in Manurewa on December 25, but he returned on Friday. A search had been underway for him ...

Sweden will abandon its two year experiment on the six-hour work day after findings revealed that the costs outweigh the benefits. The experiment involved shortening work hours but maintaining pay levels for nurses at ...

It's the circle of life, guys: Bernie Sanders printed a Donald Trump tweet on a poster board and brought it to the Senate floor, so the internet is making weird memes out of it. Sanders used the big, big printout to ...

Vice President-elect Mike Pence on Wednesday called for a swift but "smooth" repeal of the Affordable Care as President Barack Obama visited Capitol Hill in the hopes of protecting his signature legislative achievement ...

A Quebec Court judge came down hard on the province’s youth protection agency in a recent ruling, admonishing it for allowing two Drummondville boys to sustain years of abuse while in foster care. In a ruling ...

Dan Kay, a former contestant on “Survivor: Gabon,” unexpectedly died on Dec. 31.  The 40-year-old attorney, who was based in Brookline, New Hampshire, is survived by his two young children, Reese Elizabeth Kay and ...

Former Essendon AFL coach James Hird has reportedly been taken to hospital after suffering an overdose. According to the Seven Network, an ambulance was called to Hird's Toorak home on Wednesday night for an ...

For the entire Obama administration, Democrats fought for The Affordable Care Act while Republicans tried to kill it. Now that Donald Trump and the Republicans are back in charge, though, both sides are singing ...