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In Congo, a New Plan to Fight Ebola Follows a Government Power Struggle

Faced with a lethal Ebola outbreak threatening eastern Africa, public health officials are conceding that their battle plan is failing and have proposed a comprehensive new strategy for containing the virus. It envisions reframing the epidemic as a regional humanitarian crisis, not simply a health emergency. That may include more troops or police to quell… Read More »

The Rock Shares Gruesome Details of the ‘Hobbs & Shaw’ Fight Scene That Got Cut By Censors

Jamie McCarthyGetty Images Fast & Furious spin-off Hobbs & Shaw doesn’t come out for another two months, but star Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson is already teasing fans with details from the movie. In an Instagram post this weekend, he shared an on-set video from the film’s shoot in Samoa, and revealed how this new instalment… Read More »

War on sale of treats: Sweet ban in obesity fight

Health campaigners want to stop awkward scenes of parents pressured to buy treats (Image: Ian Allenden/ Alamy Stock Photo) Health chiefs are ordering new curbs on the sale of treats. Piled-high offers on items like chocolates and sweets face a ban. Ministers want to tackle the obesity crisis especially among children by curbing deals promoting products… Read More »

Democrats Fight Back Against Lawsuit Threatening Health Law

Use Our Content This story can be republished for free (details). Democrats on Thursday officially launched their pushback against a December federal court decision that declared the Affordable Care Act unconstitutional. A group of 17 Democratic state attorneys general formally appealed the Dec. 14 decision in Texas v. U.S. issued by U.S. District Judge Reed O’Connor.… Read More »