Jay Guthrie

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GOP House to vote next week to repeal ObamaCare, after attacking law piece by piece

The Republican-led House is set to begin February with a vote to repeal ObamaCare, making clear that trying to dismantle the health-care law remains a top priority.<p>The scheduled vote next week was announced in a new memo from House Majority Leader Rep. Kevin McCarthy to fellow GOP House members in …

Cholesterol-lowering statin drugs raise risk of cataracts, new study suggests

The millions of Canadians taking cholesterol-lowering statin drugs are at heightened risk of contracting cataracts, concludes a new study that adds …

Northeast Braces for Up to a Foot of Snow as New System Targets Millions

What began as rain turned into snow in Chicago late Saturday, as a winter storm began rolling through that is expected to drop a foot of snow on the city before it moves on and hits Detroit, Cleveland, New York and Boston to make for a messy Monday morning commute, forecasters said.<p>Meanwhile, …

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Jeb Bush Smoked Marijuana And Was A Bully In High School, Say Former Classmates

Former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush smoked marijuana while in high school, a personal use of the drug that stands in contrast to his later political stance on the plant.<p>“I drank alcohol and I smoked marijuana when I was at Andover,” Bush, the current Republican frontrunner seeking his party's 2016 …

Here Comes the Republican Opposition to Mitt Romney

For every action, there’s an opposite and equal reaction. And that’s true inside the Republican Party with Mitt Romney inching closer and closer to a third presidential bid. (Romney isn’t just talking about running; he’s making a ton of calls, even to former bitter ’08 rival John McCain.) While …

8 Household Items Everyone Forgets To Clean—And How To Tackle Them

These everyday items have a secret: They get REALLY dirty. Here's how to clean 8 things most people forget.<p>These everyday items have a secret: They get REALLY dirty. Here's how to clean 8 things most people forget.

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2 UVA Fraternities Refuse To Sign On To Strict New Party Rules

Two fraternities at the University of Virginia are refusing to endorse strict new regulations on alcohol-serving events, saying the rules were created under false pretenses.<p>UVA announced this month a set of new guidelines it wants all fraternities to adhere to in order to improve safety at their …

Uber Driver Charged With Sexually Assaulting Passenger In Chicago

Police say the former UberX driver sexually assaulted a 22-year-old female passenger on Nov. 16. The woman reported passing out in the car and then waking up in a residence during the alleged assault.<p>Maxime Fohounhedo appeared at a bail hearing Tuesday, where new details emerged about the night he …

AirAsia Mystery: Key Questions About QZ8501

The investigation into the disappearance of AirAsia Flight 8501 has centered on one moment: a request by the pilot to climb 6,000 feet because of weather, which was denied by air traffic control.<p>But what the crew was experiencing before that — which led them to make the request — is unknown. And …