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Trump, 2020 Dem contenders tout efforts to boost veterans Trump, 2020 Dem contenders tout efforts to boost veterans 11/11/2019 01:40pm • ROCHESTER, N.H. (AP) On Veterans Day, President Donald Trump paid tribute to America's troops at a New York City parade as top 2020 Democratic candidates outlined their plans for the Department of Veterans Affairs, such as naming a woman to run the agency for the first time. The Democratic propo Opposition rejects plan for new Chilean Constitution Opposition rejects plan for new Chilean Constitution 11/11/2019 12:03pm • SANTIAGO, Chile (AP) A plan by President Sebastin Piera to draft a new constitution for Chile was criticized Monday by the opposition and even his own political ranks. The proposal unveiled Sunday by Interior Minister Gonzalo Blumel is one of a series of measures aimed at quelling weeks of p In honor of Veterans Day, doctors encourage ear health In honor of Veterans Day, doctors encourage ear health 11/11/2019 01:02am • Veterans are honored around the country every Nov. 11 and in honor of the nations living active, former and retired service members, an audiologist is encouraging both veterans and civilians to keep tabs on their ear health. Our veterans and our active duty military personnel have very Still unknown? Many have yet to form opinions on Warren Still unknown? Many have yet to form opinions on Warren 11/10/2019 03:30am • RALIEGH, N.C. (AP) Ron Wen knew Elizabeth Warren was running for president, but not much else. "We hear one or two things about 'Medicare for All,'" the 52-year-old technical marketing professional said about Warren's universal health care plan as he waited for a town hall with the Massachusetts Trump camp using impeachment in get-out-the vote push Trump camp using impeachment in get-out-the vote push 11/09/2019 06:36am • LAS VEGAS (AP) Gregory Hafen II looked out at a small group of fellow Republicans and tried to hammer home just how wronged he thinks President Donald Trump has been. The impeachment investigation in Washington is a mere political attack, he argued. "It's witch hunt after witch hunt," he said, g DC event serves up pampering, support services to veterans DC event serves up pampering, support services to veterans 11/08/2019 01:50pm • Motivational speakers, meals, manicures and information on District services all were included in D.C.'s eighth annual Veterans Appreciation Day. Booths offering perspective on everything from jobs and housing to legal services and medical advice were available to veterans Friday at THEARC theate Questions to Ask on a Nursing Home Visit 11/07/2019 02:00pm • Finding the right nursing home fit for a loved one can be a challenging proposition. The options are many, but the industry may seem completely opaque if you haven't had interaction with any long-term care facilities in the past. This is why visiting a home -- and asking a lot of questions -- before Moderates add exceptions to South Carolina abortion ban bill Moderates add exceptions to South Carolina abortion ban bill 11/05/2019 09:50am • COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) A group of moderate senators restored exceptions for rape and incest on Tuesday to a measure to ban nearly all abortions in South Carolina, sending the bill to the state Senate floor for a potential 2020 election year fight. The exceptions may be crucial for the bill to have The Latest: SC early abortion ban headed for 2020 fight The Latest: SC early abortion ban headed for 2020 fight 11/05/2019 07:30am • COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) The Latest on South Carolina's heartbeat abortion bill (all times local): 12:25 p.m. A bill banning almost all abortions in South Carolina is heading to the Senate floor for a 2020 election year fight. The Senate Medical Affairs Committee voted 9-6 to approve the "Fetal Heart 1 in 2 seriously ill Medicare enrollees struggles with bills 1 in 2 seriously ill Medicare enrollees struggles with bills 11/04/2019 11:03am • WASHINGTON (AP) More than half of seriously ill Medicare enrollees face financial hardships with medical bills, with prescription drug costs the leading problem, according to a study published Monday. The study in the journal Health Affairs comes as legislation to curb drug costs for seniors lan Israel agrees to free 2 Jordanians held without charges Israel agrees to free 2 Jordanians held without charges 11/04/2019 07:42am • AMMAN, Jordan (AP) Israel and Jordan announced Monday they have agreed to release two Jordanians held by Israel without charges for over two months, including one woman suffering serious health problems after going on a monthlong hunger strike. The joint announcements marked a breakthrough in a 'No trust' with Redskins: Trent Williams reveals reason for hold out 'No trust' with Redskins: Trent Williams reveals reason for hold out 10/31/2019 07:15pm • Washington Redskins offensive tackle Trent Williams spoke Thursday for the first time since ending his holdout that lasted over five months. The seven-time Pro Bowler discussed how his contract status, and playing with no guarantees, both factored into his decision to stay away from the team. Redskins' Williams reveals cancer scare, explains holdout Redskins' Williams reveals cancer scare, explains holdout 10/31/2019 04:53pm • ASHBURN, Va. (AP) Washington Redskins tackle Trent Williams revealed a cancer diagnosis that played a part in his lengthy holdout and distrust of the team's medical staff and the organization. Williams on Thursday said he told the team of the medical issue six years ago, and the growth on his he Prince George's Co. Exec Alsobrooks lays out priorities for the rest of her term Prince George's Co. Exec Alsobrooks lays out priorities for the rest of her term 10/30/2019 06:56am • This content was republished with permission from WTOPs news partnersatMaryland Matters.Sign up forMaryland Matters free email subscriptiontoday. Prince Georges County Executive Angela D. Alsobrooks (D) plans to outline her priorities for her next few years in office during a p White House launches website aimed at addiction treatment White House launches website aimed at addiction treatment 10/30/2019 01:14am • WASHINGTON (AP) The Trump administration has unveiled a website aimed at helping millions of Americans with substance abuse issues learn about and locate treatment options. FindTreatment.gov is the latest development in the administration's effort to address the nation's opioid crisis. The White
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