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David Greene talks to Patti Rundall, of the British advocacy group Baby Milk Action, about a resolution that was expected to be approved by delegates at the U.N.-affiliated World Health Assembly.
Jul. 9, 2018
Just in time for summer hikes and outdoor play, a study finds that the ticks that often convey Lyme disease become unable to bite, and soon die, after exposure to clothing treated with permethrin.
Jul. 9, 2018
Tree farmer Alan Dambach's tremor got so bad he couldn't read his own signature. Then he tried a new procedure that uses sound waves to destroy specific brain cells.
Jul. 9, 2018
In Mumbai, beaches are strewn with plastic trash, so now there's a ban on plastics — and penalties for violators. But there are some exceptions.
Jul. 9, 2018
President Trump is heading to Brussels for a NATO summit this week. The alliance wants to present a united front, but Trump has complained that other members are not spending enough on defense.
Jul. 9, 2018
The Beatles weren't always supportive of organized religion. But "submarine churches," inspired by the band's "love is all you need" gospel, emerged in the U.S. shortly after the 1968 movie release.
Jul. 8, 2018
Dawn Sturgess and a 45-year-old man became sick in Amesbury, England, just miles from the home of the former Russian spy exposed to Novichok in March.
Jul. 8, 2018
States are passing laws that limit a doctor's ability to prescribe opioids. Doctors and patients alike are wrestling with what that means in cases of chronic pain
Jul. 8, 2018
Citing a February ruling from a district court in New Mexico, the administration said it will halt risk adjustment payments required by the ACA. Insurers say the move will increase premiums.
Jul. 8, 2018
President Trump's lawyer said he and the rest of the president's team are "very comfortable" with Cohen working with investigators, as long as he tells the truth.
Jul. 8, 2018
A neighborhood resident called 911 on Oregon state Rep. Janelle Bynum, who is a black woman, while she was canvassing. Bynum does not think legislation is the fix for reducing such police encounters.
Jul. 8, 2018
The boy, who was brought to the United States from Honduras, drank milk and played with a ball as he awaited the hearing in Phoenix.
Jul. 8, 2018
As the Ethiopian prime minister walked off the plane in Eritrea, he smiled and gave a big hug to Eritrea's authoritarian ruler. It's a sign of a rapid thaw in the tensions between the two countries.
Jul. 8, 2018
"I issue this statement reluctantly, in response to mounting media pressure," the former reporter wrote in a statement on Friday.
Jul. 8, 2018
Ahead of President Trump's announcement Monday when he'll name his second Supreme Court nominee, the scene in Bedminster, N.J., where Trump is deliberating, was described by one source as "insane."
Jul. 8, 2018

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