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Des Moines, Iowa — House Speaker Pat Grassley says House Republicans aren’t philosophically opposed to getting rid of a property tax levy that funds mental health services, they just have unanswered technical questions about how the state would manage the system once it’s …

Vaccinators administer the Oxford AstraZeneca Covid-19 vaccine at a medical center in Bridport, England, on March 20.  Finnbarr Webster/Getty Images A senior European diplomat is urging caution over the use of proposed new rules that would govern exports of Covid-19 vaccines to outside of the EU. The rules were announced by the European Commission earlier …

Dr. Olivia Kasirye answered questions at a town hall, held by Assemblymember Kevin McCarty, concerning the state of the COVID response in Sacramento. SACRAMENTO, Calif. — California Assemblymember Kevin McCarty held a town hall on Thursday with Sacramento County Health Officer Dr. Olivia Kasirye to answer some of the public’s most asked questions. The following …

Deaths per day from the coronavirus in the US are on the rise again, just as health experts had feared, and cases are climbing in nearly every state, despite assurances from President Donald Trump over the weekend that “we’re rounding the turn, we’re doing great.” With Election Day just over a week away, average deaths …

U.S. Army Special Forces soldiers trained in Afghanistan in 2009. Members of Congress want answers about reported Russian bounties paid to target American troops. Maya Alleruzzo/AP hide caption toggle caption Maya Alleruzzo/AP U.S. Army Special Forces soldiers trained in Afghanistan in 2009. Members of Congress want answers about reported Russian bounties paid to target American …

Veteran advocates say they are frustrated at the lack of transparency around the Department of Veterans Affairs’ use of the unproven drug hydroxychloroquine as a treatment for coronavirus. After the release of a preliminary study of veterans hospitalized with Covid-19 this week that showed that hydroxychloroquine — a anti-malaria drug touted by President Donald Trump …

Handout Photo: Meladul Haq Ahmadzai Photo of Meladul Haq Ahmadzai with Afghan leaders in Kabul Afghanistan during 2017. Meladul Haq Ahmadzai is a Global Health researcher and CEO of Taleam Systems who is hoping to use his experience of over ten years in the technology sector and three years in the global health field to …

TOPEKA, Kan. (KSNT) – A local organization wants to help save lives during the coronavirus pandemic. The Greater Topeka Partnership is collaborating with Plug and Play, a tech company based in Silicon Valley. They’re looking for startups that may have the technology to help communities across the world during this crisis. Katrin Bridges, a representative …

MUSKEGON HEIGHT, Mich. (WOOD) — Thousands of Muskegon-area patients and hundreds of employees are still without answers after a health care clinic announced it was suddenly shutting down on Friday.   Muskegon Family Care, a nonprofit clinic in Muskegon Heights, has not released any information about the closing, but patients and employees told News 8 that they were told Friday …

Escondido police say they continue to investigate a November burglary at a pawn shop on North Broadway, where an estimated $500,000 worth of items were stolen from a safe. A spokesperson for Frontera Cash & Loan’s parent company, Coastal Cash and Loan, described the robbery as “sophisticated.” They said the robbers allegedly went through the …