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President Trump's latest explanation of Trumpcare is nonsense

President Trump's latest explanation of Trumpcare is nonsense

Even more concerning, it is increasingly obvious that the president does not understand what insurance is at a fundamental level. The New York Times on Thursday released a transcript of a Wednesday interview with Donald Trump . It's unclear if Trump actually thinks a 21-year-old can get health insurance for $12 a year, but that's what he said. Last year, the average cost per worker for employer policies, in employer and employee contributions, was $521 per month .


Coffee Recalled for Containing Similar Active Ingredient Found in Viagra

Coffee Recalled for Containing Similar Active Ingredient Found in Viagra

The substance is similar to sildenafil, an ingredient found in Viagra, a commonly prescribed medication men take to treat erectile dysfunction disorder. Bestherbs Coffee distributed the affected product to consumers nationwide from July 2014 through June 2016. Those who are allergic or sensitive to milk are at risk of potentially life-threatening reactions.


Asian Stocks Rise Broadly, BoJ Stands Pat. ECB In Focus

Asian Stocks Rise Broadly, BoJ Stands Pat. ECB In Focus

Thursday for clues about the outlook for its monetary stimulus. The euro is now at $1.15135, backing off a tad from Tuesday's $1.1583, its highest level since May 2016 but still maintaining gains of 3.0 percent since ECB President Mario Draghi's Sintra speech and comfortably holding above the 1.15 line breached on Tuesday.


Deaths linked to HIV/AIDS drop by half

Deaths linked to HIV/AIDS drop by half

In the US, according to the United Nations, 19.5 million people were on meds in 2016, compared to 17.1 million in 2015. This includes a 56% drop in new HIV infections among children. The WHO said, however, that rising HIV drug resistance trends could lead to more infections and deaths. In Eastern and Southern Africa new HIV infections have fallen by almost 30 percent since 2010.


Bribery row: Central leadership of BJP ordered Vinod's ouster

Bribery row: Central leadership of BJP ordered Vinod's ouster

Kerala BJP Leader News Kerala BJP Leader Accepts Rs 5.60 Cr From A Businessman: Kerala BJP Leader accepted Rs 5.60 crores from a businessman for granting a permission for a medical college. Rajesh told the media "This scam involves not just the Kerala BJP leaders but also the national BJP leaders". Venugopal said it was unusual that while the national BJP leadership speaks against corruption and black money, their own internal committee that went into the allegations found that money has ...


Burundi robotics team missing after competition in DC

Burundi robotics team missing after competition in DC

The students "are always to be under close supervision of their adult mentor and are advised not to leave the premises unaccompanied by the mentor". The team, consisting of two 17-year-old girls and four boys, aged 16 to 18, was reported missing after the competition's closing ceremony in Washington on Tuesday night.