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Sens. Patty Murray and Lamar Alexander.

Senators Reach a Deal to Save ACA Insurer Payments

Republican Lamar Alexander and Democrat Patty Murray have negotiated a plan to extend cost-sharing reduction payments for another two years.

Manhattan District Attorney Cyrus R. Vance Jr.

The Problem With Electing Prosecutors

The Manhattan district attorney has come under fire for campaign donations he received—one from Harvey Weinstein's lawyer and others from a Trump family attorney.

Tightening the Leash on Fake Service Dogs

Can states stop people from trying to pass off their pets as service animals?

Ohio Gov. John Kasich, right, joined by Colorado Gov. John Hickenlooper.

State Officials: Cancelling ACA Subsidies Is ‘Reckless,’ ‘Unnecessary’ and ‘Cruel’

Some states may take legal action to protect the subsidies. New York and California have announced lawsuits, and other states may follow.

Chicago Just Repealed Its Brand New Soda Tax

Opponents and advocates spent millions for and against the controversial tax.

The Barriers Stopping Poor People From Moving to Better Jobs

Highly educated people still relocate for work, but exorbitant housing costs in the best-paying cities make it difficult for anyone else to do so.

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Trump Declared an Opioid 'National Emergency' 2 Months Ago, But Where's the Formal Declaration?

According to data from the president’s special commission, as many as 5,500 people may have died from opioids in the interim.

The Kansas State Capitol dome.

Kansas Republicans to Congress: 'You Better Learn Our Lesson'

Lawmakers from the Sunflower State say they are worried that Congress and the Trump administration will repeat the mistake they made in enacting budget-busting tax cuts.

Monica Hicks, 47, of Meadowview, Va., gets a free flu shot after receiving new glasses during the first Remote Area Medical (RAM) clinic in Smyth County, Va.

Mobile Clinics Assume Greater Role in Preventive Care

Studies show mobile clinics can lower patients’ risk of heart attack and stroke and cut down on emergency room visits.