More States Are Offering Single-Pay Health Care.  Why Aren't They Succeeding?

More States Are Offering Single-Pay Health Care. Why Aren’t They Succeeding?

The Democratic presidential primary might feel like a lifetime ago, but one important storyline in that race was health care — specifically single-payer health care, or the policy that the government should offer universal health insurance to everyone in the country. The nomination of now-President Biden, who opposed single-payer health care during the primary, has …

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Top lawmakers reach deal on Ukraine aid, $1.5T spending

Top lawmakers reach deal on Ukraine aid, $1.5T spending

WASHINGTON (AP) — Congressional leaders reached a bipartisan deal early Wednesday providing $13.6 billion to help Ukraine and European allies plus billions more to battle the pandemic as part of an overdue $1.5 trillion measure financing federal agencies for the rest of this year. Though a tiny fraction of the massive bill, the money countering …

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2022 March Madness, conference tournament brackets, automatic bids: Gonzaga, Delaware punch tickets

2022 March Madness, conference tournament brackets, automatic bids: Gonzaga, Delaware punch tickets

USATSI No. 1 Gonzaga claimed his third straight WCC Tournament title and ninth in the last 10 seasons on Tuesday night by knocking off No. 17 St. Mary’s 82-69 behind a strong effort from its back court. The Bulldogs got 19 points from Andrew Nembhard and 18 from Rasir Bolton — the duo combined for …

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Vice President Kamala Harris visits Poland amid row

Vice President Kamala Harris visits Poland amid row

Russia agrees to create safe corridor for Ukrainian refugees More than two million Ukrainian refugees have fled the country since the Russian invasion began two weeks ago. Staff Video, USA TODAY Vice President Kamala Harris will visit Poland and Romania on Wednesday as the United States and its NATO allies seek to boost Ukrainian fighters …

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Oil rises towards $130 as Russian crude struggles to find buyers

Oil rises towards $130 as Russian crude struggles to find buyers

A worker walks past a pump jack on an oil field owned by Bashneft company near the village of Nikolo-Berezovka, northwest from Ufa, Bashkortostan, Russia, January 28, 2015. REUTERS/Sergei Karpukhin Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register US bans Russian oil imports, UK to phase them out Iran’s chief nuclear talks negotiator returns …

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'Black Panther' Director Ryan Coogler wrongly targeted as bank robber

‘Black Panther’ Director Ryan Coogler wrongly targeted as bank robber

Bank staffers mistakenly thought Ryan Coogler was staging a robbery, so they called cops, and the famous director actually ended up in handcuffs, briefly. According to an Atlanta PD report, obtained by TMZ, Coogler was detained after stopping in a Bank of America to make a transaction back in January – a completely legal transaction …

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This Health Insurance Company Is A Better Pick Over UnitedHealth Stock

This Health Insurance Company Is A Better Pick Over UnitedHealth Stock

UKRAINE – 2021/05/21: In this photo illustration a Cigna Corporation logo seen displayed on a … [+] smartphone and in the background. (Photo Illustration by Igor Golovniov/SOPA Images/LightRocket via Getty Images) SOPA Images/LightRocket via Getty Images We think that Cigna stock (NYSE: CI) currently is a better pick compared to UnitedHealth stock (NYSE: UNH) in …

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Covid-19 vaccine 'may not benefit' healthy 5- to 17-year-olds, says New Florida Department of Health guidance

Covid-19 vaccine ‘may not benefit’ healthy 5- to 17-year-olds, says New Florida Department of Health guidance

“Based on currently available data, healthy children aged 5 to 17 may not benefit from receiving the currently available COVID-19 vaccine. The Department recommends that children with underlying conditions are the best candidates for the COVID-19 vaccine,” it says. “Parents are encouraged to discuss the risks and benefits with their children’s health care practitioner when …

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NFC Wild Card Playoffs - Arizona Cardinals v Los Angeles Rams

Kyler Murray returns Cardinals images to Instagram, as latest olive branch

Getty Images The questions regarding Cardinals quarterback Kyler Murray’s future with the team first emerged four weeks ago, when he removed all references to the Cardinals from his social-media accounts. After some periodic awkwardness, a few Cardinals images recently have returned to his Instagram page. So what does that mean? Per a source with knowledge …

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Endurance, Ernest Shackleton's Ship, Lost in 1915, Is Found in Antarctica

Endurance, Ernest Shackleton’s Ship, Lost in 1915, Is Found in Antarctica

The wreck of Endurance has been found in the Antarctic, 106 years after the historic ship was crushed in pack ice and sank during an expedition by the explorer Ernest Shackleton. A team of adventurers, marine archaeologists and technicians located the wreck at the bottom of the Weddell Sea, east of the Antarctic Peninsula, using …

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