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Our Complacency About the Flu Is Killing Us

Everyone’s talking—and rightly so—about this year’s flu season, which is on its way to becoming the worst in 15 years. The news is full of stories …

Public Health

After Logan Paul scandal, YouTube says it shouldn't be regulated like TV

<b>YouTube has denied its content should be regulated in a way similar to traditional broadcasters.</b><p>Speaking to Newsbeat, the platform's chief business officer says the site is "different" and doesn't have the same "editorial hand" broadcasters have.<p>The Google-owned company is about to launch its first …

Breast Cancer Deaths Drop Nearly 40% In the U.S.

Efforts to improve screening and access to treatment for breast cancer are making a difference nationally, according to the latest figures from the …

Cancer

As Venezuela Collapses, Children Are Dying of Hunger

For five months, The New York Times tracked 21 public hospitals in Venezuela. Doctors are seeing record numbers of children with severe malnutrition. Hundreds have died.

Venezuela

Muslim Ban? Fewer Muslim Refugees, Immigrants, and Travelers Enter U.S. in 2017

During his campaign, President Trump promised to ban all Muslims outright until he could figure out “what is going on.” He later explained that this …

Mexico Earthquake, Strongest in a Century, Kills Dozens

JUCHITÁN DE ZARAGOZA, Mexico — Thousands of homes in this city were severely damaged. Half of the 19th-century city hall, with its 30 arches, collapsed. The main hospital here was so devastated that staff members evacuated patients to an empty lot and worked by the light of their cellphones.<p>By the …

The absolute cutest same-sex wedding proposals of 2017

Sometimes proposals can be a private affair, but other times they bring a lot of joy to other people if they are public.<p>PinkNews brings you a rundown …

We Remember 2017: The Total Solar Eclipse

The interest and in some cases excitement surrounding Monday’s total solar eclipse continues to build. Although the once in a lifetime event is only …

This is not how Puerto Rico usually does Christmas

<i>This story, which originally published on November 23, has been updated.</i><p><b>San Juan, Puerto Rico (CNN)</b> -- On the southeastern coast of this island, where Hurricane Maria made landfall in September, the waves of the Caribbean lash the crumbling foundation of Jose Morales' battered seaside home.<p>A year …