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Employers Fear GOP Health Overhaul Could Damage Job-Based Insurance

Through years of acrimony over the relative merits of Obamacare, one kind of health insurance has remained steady, widespread and relatively affordable: Employer-sponsored plans.<p>Job-based medical plans still cover more Americans than any other type, typically with greater benefits and lower …

Health Care

Women's marches around the world – in pictures

Protests to show solidarity with the Women’s March on Washington have taken place around the world after Donald Trump’s inauguration<p>Women’s Marches around the world – live

Washington D.C.

Trump's campaign investment tops $43 million

WASHINGTON (AP) — Donald Trump poured more than $7.5 million of his own money into his presidential campaign in April, bringing his total personal …

Government

Addiction is not a brain disease 'but rather a disease of personality'

Addiction is not a brain disease, but rather a disease of personality, psychiatrist argues<p><b>National Institutes for Drug Addiction defines addiction as</b> …

Drug Addiction

'We need fundamental changes': US doctors call for universal healthcare

More than 2,000 physicians want a single-payer system similar to Canada’s and say the Affordable Care Act didn’t go far enough<p>A group of more than 2,000 physicians is calling for the establishment of a universal government-run health system in the US, in a paper in the American Journal of Public …

Health Care

Bernie’s Women Supporters To Clinton Backers: Please Stop Calling Us Stupid

Over the weekend, Gloria Steinem and Madeleine Albright suggested young women not backing Clinton were either boy-crazy or headed for a special place in hell. Sanders backers are tired of the criticism.<p>PORTSMOUTH, New Hampshire — Most of the women here had already heard about the comments. And as …

Feminism

Gloria Steinem: Young women back Sanders so they can meet 'boys'

<i>Donald Trump, Hillary Clinton, Bernie Sanders, John Kasich and Chris Christie join Jake Tapper for a special, commercial-free edition of "State of the Union" Sunday at 9 a.m. ET.</i><p><b>Washington (CNN) —</b> Feminist icon -- and Hillary Clinton supporter -- Gloria Steinem says young women are supporting …

Government

FACT CHECK: Math in Trump's tax plan doesn't always add up

WASHINGTON (AP) — Republican presidential front-runner Donald Trump touts his tax overhaul plan as a boon for middle-income Americans, but it would …

Donald Trump

Why Isis fights

For more than a century, Dabiq was one of northern Syria’s forsaken villages, a speck on a vast agricultural plain between the Turkish border and the deserts of Iraq, which hardly seemed likely to shape the fate of nations. A weathered sign at its entrance said 4,000 people lived there, most of …

Middle East

Donald Trump calls soaring CEO pay a 'disgrace' as he discusses tax plan

Republican 2016 hopeful says companies pack boards with friends Trump says he will cut middle-class taxes but raise them on ‘hedge fund guys’<p>The Republican presidential frontrunner Donald Trump on Sunday said high salaries paid to chief executives were a “joke” and a “disgrace”, often approved by …

Donald Trump

One good thing about Donald Trump's campaign: it's ruining Jeb Bush's

Bush’s poll numbers have dropped so low that it’s getting hard to call him a frontrunner with a straight face<p>There are many, many reasons to abhor Donald Trump’s presidential campaign, but there’s at least one reason to appreciate it, for now: his constant and merciless trolling of Jeb Bush that is …

Government

Donald Trump's seduction: a huge fanbase, from posh parties to Main Street

As Donald Trump left the stage at Ernie Boch’s mansion in suburban Boston on Friday night, attendees clawed at him, shouting for attention, for handshakes and, of course, for selfies.<p>Sarah Palin showers Donald Trump with adoration in 'interview of the year'<p>Read more<p>Despite the requirement for …

Donald Trump

REPORT: The FBI put its 'A-team' on the 'extremely serious' Hillary Clinton email probe

The source said the investigation is centered around 18 US Code 793, a section of the Espionage Act related to gathering and transmitting national-defense information.<p>Two emails reportedly found on Clinton's server from 2009 and 2011 contained information regarded as "Top Secret/Sensitive …

A Tale of Two Rallies: My Summer With Bernie and Trump

One is a political revolution with a mellow vibe. The other feels more like a professional wrestling match.<p>The breakout stars of 2015 are two old white guys from the outer boroughs of New York, and I’ve had access to the hottest tickets in town.<p>It is the summer of America’s discontent, and Bernie …

Donald Trump

Republicans for Bernie Sanders: Why the democratic socialist is sweeping his home state

Ann Coulter is convinced Bernie is more of a lock to win the presidency than Hillary. She may be right<p>Ann Coulter knows who she wants to be the Democratic nominee for president, and who that person is, well, it may surprise you.<p>She wants Hillary Clinton to be the nominee, and thinks that if Bernie …