A range of diverse advocacy groups are lauding the latest Executive Order signed by President Donald Trump that requires hospitals to publicly disclose what patients and insurers actually pay for services in an easy-to-read and accessible format – before they receive care.
Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer is requesting that Congress increase federal funding toward the maintenance of the Great Lakes from $300 million annually to $475 million annually.
Congress has approved of lifting a ban on giving medical patients a unique identifier as part of an effort to prevent the practice of doctor shopping for addictive painkillers and reduce medical mix-ups.
Ten years after the Great Recession, U.S. states continue to deal with the fallout of decisions made during the downturn and some, like Illinois, face a real threat of not being prepared for a future recession, according to a new report from the Pew Charitable Trusts.
Acting Assistant to the Secretary for Rural Development Joel Baxley today announced that the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) has more than $2 billion remain available this year to invest in community facilities and infrastructure projects in rural areas across the country, the U.S. Department of Agriculture announced Monday.
States that have legalized marijuana would be able to stop worrying about federal interference in pot laws and the industry would be more free to flourish under a bipartisan bill that passed the U.S. House last week.
With federal and Florida officials fretting over anticipated attempts to hack into elections infrastructure during the November 2020 campaign, a new dark web threat is emerging – “ransomware” attacks targeting state/local government and utilities’ computer systems.
The 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals on Thursday lifted national injunctions that halted new Trump administration rules prohibiting taxpayer-funded health clinics from promoting or providing abortions.
Three new finalized rules proposed by President Donald Trump to reshape health care in the U.S. could result in nearly two million more people with health insurance, produce nearly $50 billion of net economic benefit annually, and expand healthcare options for small business employers and employees, according to the administration.
A rally Wednesday evening on the east lawn of the Randolph County Courthouse in recognition of International Overdose Awareness Day attracted more than 200 people offering support for addicts and praying for life solutions.
The 29th annual Aloha International Steel Guitar Club convention commenced Thursday morning downtown Winchester with a brief address by Mayor Shon Byrum, a group hula dance and an emotional tribute to longtime member Leonard T. "Trouble" Zinn.
Congresswoman Tulsi Gabbard (D-HI) and Congressman Tim Ryan (D-OH) engage in a contentious exchange over military intervention in the Middle East during the first Democratic debate of the 2020 presidential election.
Former Housing and Urban Development Secretary Julián Castro challenged former Rep. Beto O'Rourke on how to process immigrants seeking asylum or entry at the US border.
When asked about her many proposals during NBC's Democratic debate, presidential candidate Elizabeth Warren hit all her key points, saying the economy is working for the wealthy and powerful and not everyone else.
During a 2020 debate in Miami, Democratic presidential candidate Cory Booker said "if you need a license to drive a car, you should need a license to buy and own a firearm."
New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio calls on the Democratic party to be bold and progressive on the issue of income inequality during the first Democratic debate for the 2020 presidential election.
During the first Democratic debate of the 2020 presidential election, Sen. Amy Klobuchar (D-MN) corrects Gov. Jay Inslee (D-WA) after he claimed he was the only candidate who has passed a law protecting a woman's right to choose.
During the first Democratic debate of the 2020 presidential election, Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-MA) says she has a plan to deal with Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY).
CNN's Erin Burnett speaks to DHS Chairman Sen. Ron Johnson (R-WI) who became emotional while talking about a photo of two migrants from El Salvador who drowned in the Rio Grande as they were crossing from Mexico into Texas.
LGBT elders, including the Stonewall generation, fought for equality. But these elders still suffer from discrimination and isolation, while also struggling with housing instability. Now, two affordable housing complexes in New York City promise support and a community.
Former University of Southern California Gynecologist, Dr. George Tyndall, has been arrested sex assault charges related to 16 of his former students.
President Donald Trump veered off his remarks at the Faith and Freedom Coalition to declare his love for TiVo, a technology that was invented in 1999. CNN's Jeanne Moos has the details.
Sen. Tim Scott (R-SC) told CNN's Jake Tapper that magazine advice columnist E. Jean Carroll's allegation that President Donald Trump sexually assaulted her in the 1990s should be investigated. President Trump has denied the accusation.
Chesley "Sully" Sullenberger, the pilot who orchestrated the dramatic plane landing in the Hudson River 10 years ago, told a congressional panel that he can "see how crews could have run out of time" during the recent Boeing 737 Max crashes after he struggled to recover the plane in a simula…
Singer Shawn Mendes released behind-the-scenes footage of his music video with Camila Cabello, "Señorita," including a moment when he accidentally dropped Cabello while they were rehearsing their dance moves.
Acting ICE Director Mark Morgan is expected to take over as acting head of Customs and Border Protection, according to a DHS official. CNN's Paul Begala calls "hateful, racist" comments Morgan made back in January to Fox News' Tucker Carlson about children in detention facilities shocking.
CNN's Wolf Blitzer presses President Trump's son-in-law Jared Kushner on the welfare of migrant children following the tragic photo of a drowned father and daughter.
Jared Kushner, President Trump's senior adviser and son-in-law, refused to say if the US still supports a two-state solution between the Israelis and Palestinians.
President Donald Trump is scheduled to meet with Chinese President Xi Jinping on the second day of the two-day G20 Summit, to be held Friday and Saturday in Osaka, Japan.
A new flaw has been discovered in the computer system for the Boeing 737 Max that could push the plane downward, according to two sources familiar with the testing, an issue that is expected to further delay the aircraft's return to service. CNN's Drew Griffin reports.
Democratic and Republican lawmakers are eagerly preparing for special counsel Robert Mueller's public testimony later in July. CNN's Sara Murray reports.
President Donald Trump told reporters that his upcoming talks with Russian President Vladimir Putin at the G20 Summit in Japan are "none of your business." CNN's Boris Sanchez reports.
Two Americans, Oscar Suarez and Magdalena Devil, traveling in Barbados are missing after they took a rented Jet Ski out to sea and did not return, according to the country's national police.
President Trump's attorney Jay Sekulow told CNN's Jake Tapper that the White House and Justice Department are not planning to block any of former Special Counsel Robert Mueller's testimony to Congress next month.
When the Supreme Court legalized gay marriage in 2015 it was the result of a decades long fight for equality. Don Lemon walks us through this intricate timeline in Modern History: Civil rights after Stonewall.
Special counsel Robert Mueller has agreed to testify publicly following a subpoena from the House Judiciary and Intelligence Committees, the panels announced. CNN's Manu Raju has the details.
On the journey from Stonewall to marriage equality, the LGBTQ community was confronted by tragedy during the 1980's AIDS crisis. Don Lemon walks us through this intricate timeline in Modern History: Civil rights after Stonewall.
In response to the plant-based meat craze, Arby's has created the "Megetable," a vegetable made entirely of meat. Don't worry, the company doesn't plan to actually sell them in stores.