Search

Showing 1-15 of 2545 for "health affairs "

US easing virus restrictions for foreign flights to America US easing virus restrictions for foreign flights to America 09/20/2021 01:37pm • WASHINGTON (AP) In a major easing of pandemic travel restrictions, the U.S. said Monday it will allow foreigners to fly into the country this fall if they have vaccination proof and a negative COVID-19 test changes replacing a hodgepodge of rules that had kept out many non-citizens and irrit IS bomb attacks on Taliban raise specter of wider conflict IS bomb attacks on Taliban raise specter of wider conflict 09/20/2021 10:05am • DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) The extremist Islamic State group has claimed responsibility for a series of deadly roadside bombs targeting Taliban fighters in eastern Afghanistan, raising the specter of wider conflict between the countrys new Taliban rulers and their long-time rivals. A st 'I just cry': Dying of hunger in Ethiopia's blockaded Tigray 'I just cry': Dying of hunger in Ethiopia's blockaded Tigray 09/20/2021 08:55am • NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) In parts of Ethiopias Tigray region, people now eat only green leaves for days. At a health center last week, a mother and her newborn weighing just 1.7 pounds died from hunger. In every district of the more than 20 where one aid group works, residents have starved to deat 'I just cry': Dying of hunger in Ethiopia's blockaded Tigray 'I just cry': Dying of hunger in Ethiopia's blockaded Tigray 09/19/2021 10:25pm • NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) In parts of Ethiopias Tigray region, people now eat only green leaves for days. At a health center last week, a mother and her newborn weighing just 1.7 pounds died from hunger. In every district of the more than 20 where one aid group works, residents have starved to deat 6 Common College Admissions Myths 09/19/2021 08:00pm • When applying to college, many students think they know which strategies will help them attract the attention -- in a good way -- of admissions officers. But there's often a gap between perception and reality about what actually matters, and what matters most, when it comes to grades, test scores, Taking Over Affairs for an Aging Parent in Mental Decline 09/19/2021 08:00pm • When his mother could no longer fend for herself, William Pabst learned there's no playbook for assuming a parent's medical, financial and legal affairs if their mental capacity quickly deteriorates. And when his mother passed away in the fall of 2020, difficulties and frustrations continued. Having 11 charter schools in DC will give admissions preference to at-risk students 11 charter schools in DC will give admissions preference to at-risk students 09/18/2021 05:48pm • Eleven charter schools in D.C. plan to offer admissions preference to students who are homeless, receive assistance, in foster care or who are a year older for their grade. The At-Risk Preference Approval and Monitoring Policy was created by DC Public Charter School Board to give at-risk students Cecile Richards: Court's Texas move could mean end of Roe Cecile Richards: Court's Texas move could mean end of Roe 09/18/2021 10:43am • HOUSTON (AP) A year after the death of Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, one of the country's top abortion-rights activists warned that the Supreme Courts recent inaction on Texas extremely restrictive new abortion law could signal the end of judicial checks and balances on the is China, pandemic, energy top Japan's leadership race debate China, pandemic, energy top Japan's leadership race debate 09/18/2021 04:45am • TOKYO (AP) Four candidates vying to lead Japan's governing Liberal Democratic Party and replacing outgoing Prime Minister Yoshihide Suga held their first main debate on Saturday, discussing plans to tackle key issues such as China, the COVID-19 measures, the pandemic-hit economy and clim To unseat Trudeau, Conservative leader seeks middle ground To unseat Trudeau, Conservative leader seeks middle ground 09/17/2021 12:24pm • TORONTO (AP) The man who could oust Prime Minister Justin Trudeau from power advertised himself a year ago as a true-blue conservative. He became Conservative Party leader with a pledge to take back Canada - and almost immediately started working to modernize the party by pushing it NOT REAL NEWS: A look at what didn't happen this week NOT REAL NEWS: A look at what didn't happen this week 09/17/2021 09:07am • A roundup of some of the most popular but completely untrue stories and visuals of the week. None of these are legit, even though they were shared widely on social media. The Associated Press checked them out. Here are the facts: ___ Biden is not withholding benefits from unvaccinated veterans CLAIM Biden $3.5T plan tests voter appeal of expansive gov't role Biden $3.5T plan tests voter appeal of expansive gov't role 09/16/2021 11:10am • WASHINGTON (AP) President Joe Bidens build back better agenda is poised to be the most far-reaching federal investment since FDRs New Deal or LBJs Great Society a prodigious effort to tax the rich and shift money into projects and programs touching the lives of nearly every Am Small agency, big job: Biden tasks OSHA with vaccine mandate Small agency, big job: Biden tasks OSHA with vaccine mandate 09/16/2021 10:55am • WASHINGTON (AP) The Occupational Safety and Health Administration doesnt make many headlines. Charged with keeping Americas workplaces safe, it usually busies itself with tasks such as setting and enforcing standards for goggles, hardhats and ladders. But President Joe Biden this month thr Indonesian court rules president negligent over pollution Indonesian court rules president negligent over pollution 09/16/2021 01:59am • JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) An Indonesian court ruled Thursday that President Joko Widodo and six other top officials have neglected citizens rights to clean air and ordered them to improve the poor air quality in the capital. A three-judge panel at the Central Jakarta District Court notched a v Apps to Support Your Mental Health 09/15/2021 08:00pm • Technology and mental healthAbout 1 in 5 adults in the U.S. -- approximately 20% -- are affected by mental illness in a given year, according to the National Alliance on Mental Illness. Overall, 5% of adults in the country experience severe mental illness. Meanwhile, nearly every U.S. adult -- 97% -
Log in to your WTOP account for notifications and alerts customized for you.

Sign up