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  • Business

    Bill would let woman sue doctors who perform their abortions

    DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) Iowa lawmakers are considering a bill that would allow a woman who gets an abortion to sue the doctor who performed the procedure if she experiences emotional distress later.If approved, it would be the first law of its...

    By Barbara Rodriguez, Associated Press|

  • Politics

    University of California's Napolitano in hospital for cancer

    SAN FRANCISCO (AP) The University of California says President Janet Napolitano, a former U.S. Homeland Security secretary, is undergoing treatment for cancer and is hospitalized with complications.The Office of the President said in a...

    By Kristin J. Bender, Associated Press|

  • Politics

    University of California: President Janet Napolitano, ex-Homeland Security secretary, in hospital for cancer treatment

    SAN FRANCISCO (AP) University of California: President Janet Napolitano, ex-Homeland Security secretary, in hospital for cancer treatment.

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  • Business

    New prescription: Doctor offices that look like Apple stores

    SAN FRANCISCO (AP) After a relative suffered a heart attack a few years ago, Silicon Valley entrepreneur Adrian Aoun got an unsettling look at a health-care system that he diagnosed as an inefficient and outdated mess.Now he believes he has a...

    By Michael Liedtke, AP Technology Writer|

  • News

    Correction: Military Base-Shooting-Investigation story

    SAN ANTONIO (AP) In a story Jan. 16 about a shooting last year at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, The Associated Press erroneously reported that Air Force investigators determined post-traumatic stress disorder and an unraveling military...

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  • News

    Suit: Officers at Ohio jail beat homeless veteran into coma

    DAYTON, Ohio (AP) A federal lawsuit alleges that officers at an Ohio jail beat a homeless veteran so severely that he ended up in a coma for two months, now needs a wheelchair and is cognitively disabled.Joseph Guglielmo, 59, filed the civil...

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  • Business

    Stolen laptop had info of thousands of hospital patients

    LOS ANGELES (AP) Officials at Children's Hospital Los Angeles say a laptop stolen from a physician's car last year may have contained personal health information for nearly 3,600 patients.The Los Angeles Daily News reports Monday...

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  • News

    North Dakota lawmakers want more time on medical pot rules

    BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) Caught off-guard by voters in this highly conservative state approving medical marijuana, North Dakota lawmakers said Monday that more time is needed to implement the law.A rare joint House and Senate meeting was held to...

    By James Macpherson, Associated Press|

  • Health

    Legionnaires' disease diagnosed in Fresno County patient

    FRESNO, Calif. (AP) Health officials say a resident of a Fresno County nursing home has been diagnosed with Legionnaires' disease.The Fresno Bee reports (http://bit.ly/2jT6EdJ ) the disclosure comes three months after officials alerted...

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  • Health

    Hospital issues infection warning to heart surgery patients

    PASADENA, Calif. (AP) A Southern California hospital is warning open-heart surgery patients that they may have been infected with dangerous bacteria.Huntington Memorial Hospital in Pasadena sent warning letters last month to patients who had...

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