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  • Charity Hospital replacement opens Saturday in New Orleans

    NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Ten years after the levees and floodwalls broke during Hurricane Katrina and flooded New Orleans, the Big Easy finally has a full-scale public hospital again — a new Charity hospital. At…

  • Scott Rodeo replaces Russ Warren as Giants team doctor

    EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) — Dr. Russ Warren is stepping down as the New York Giants team doctor after 31 years. The Giants announced Saturday that Dr. Scott Rodeo will replace him. Rodeo has been…

  • NY’s medical pot distributors reflect industry’s evolution

    ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — Tie-dyed they’re not. Entrepreneurs, physicians and well-heeled investors are among those authorized by New York health officials to grow and dispense medical marijuana, the latest sign that the industry has come…

  • CDC’s top modeler courts controversy with disease estimate

    ATLANTA (AP) — Last fall, when Martin Meltzer calculated that 1.4 million people might contract Ebola in West Africa, the world paid attention. This was, he said, a worst-case scenario. But Meltzer is the most…

  • Clemson pitcher Schmidt eager to bounce back from lymphoma

    COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — Clate Schmidt felt tired last winter, more tired than a 21-year-old college athlete should be. The Clemson pitcher wasn’t overly concerned, until he discovered a lump on his neck while showering…

  • CDC’s top modeler makes estimates and courts controversy

    ATLANTA (AP) — Last fall, when Martin Meltzer calculated that 1.4 million people might contract Ebola in West Africa, the world paid attention. This was, he said, a worst-case scenario. But Meltzer is the most…

  • Dozens line up to be first to buy medical pot in Nevada

    SPARKS, Nev. (AP) — It’s been 15 years since voters in Nevada legalized medical marijuana. And now, it’s been sold in the state for the first time — at a dispensary in a strip mall…

  • A look at Hillary Clinton’s medical background

    Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Rodham Clinton has released a letter from her doctor that declared her to be in “excellent physical condition and fit to serve as president of the United States.” She is the…

  • Clinton releases tax, medical records as emails made public

    WASHINGTON (AP) — Hillary Rodham Clinton and her husband paid close to $44 million in federal taxes since 2007 and she is in “excellent physical condition,” two facts that emerged in a flood of disclosures…

  • Former linebacker with ALS helps revive Ice Bucket Challenge

    NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Over the past year, Tim Shaw has bungee-jumped off a bridge in New Zealand, visited Australia and helped drill a well in the Amazon. The former NFL linebacker also has talked…

  • 1st legal medical pot sold in Nevada 15 years after approval

    SPARKS, Nev. (AP) — Fifteen years after Nevadans voted to legalize it, medical marijuana was sold legally in the state for the first time Friday at a dispensary in a strip mall about 5 miles…

  • Clinton releases tax, health records on busy Friday

    WASHINGTON (AP) — Hillary Rodham Clinton and her husband paid close to $44 million in federal taxes since 2007 and she is in “excellent physical condition” — two facts that emerged Friday in a flood…

  • Judge blocks release of recordings by anti-abortion group

    SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A federal judge has blocked the release of any recordings made at meetings of abortion providers by an anti-abortion group that previously revealed secretly recorded videos of a Planned Parenthood leader.…

  • Doctor who was father of in vitro fertilization in US dies

    NORFOLK, Va. (AP) — Dr. Howard Jones, who pioneered in vitro fertilization in the United States, died Friday at a Virginia hospital surrounded by family. Eastern Virginia Medical School said Jones died of respiratory failure.…

  • Business Highlights

    ___ Extended slump in oil taking toll on industry, economy NEW YORK (AP) — As drivers, shippers and airlines continue to enjoy lower fuel prices, the oil industry is responding to much lower profits with…