Rise in U.S. road deaths highlights Philadelphia road | Health, Medicine and Fitness

By CLAUDIA LAUER – Associated Press PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Just one more step and the stroller would have been on the sidewalk. That thought haunts Latanya Byrd years after a driver traveling on Roosevelt Boulevard in Philadelphia hit and killed her 27-year-old niece, Samara Banks, and three of Banks’ young sons as they crossed the … Read more

Dr. Scott Jensen Wins GOP Endorsement for Minnesota Governor | Health, Medicine and Fitness

By STEVE KARNOWSKI – Associated Press ROCHESTER, Minn. (AP) — Dr. Scott Jensen, skeptical of the government’s response to COVID-19, won the Minnesota GOP’s endorsement after a mad dash Saturday to challenge Democratic Gov. Tim Walz in the November election, passing by the lead in the ninth round with 65% of the vote. Jensen, a … Read more

Dr. Scott Jensen Wins GOP Endorsement for Minnesota Governor | Health, Medicine and Fitness

By STEVE KARNOWSKI – Associated Press ROCHESTER, Minn. (AP) — Dr. Scott Jensen, skeptical of the government’s response to COVID-19, won the Minnesota GOP’s endorsement after a mad dash Saturday to challenge Democratic Gov. Tim Walz in the November election, passing by the lead in the ninth round with 65% of the vote. Jensen, a … Read more

Desperate search for survivors in Cuba hotel explosion; 27 dead | Health, Medicine and Fitness

By ANDREA RODRÍGUEZ – Associated Press HAVANA (AP) — Relatives of missing people in the Cuban capital searched desperately on Saturday for victims of an explosion at one of Havana’s most luxurious hotels that killed at least 27 people. They checked the morgue, hospitals, and if that failed, returned to the partially collapsed Saratoga Hotel, … Read more

Desperate search for survivors in Cuba hotel explosion; 26 dead | Health, Medicine and Fitness

By ANDREA RODRÍGUEZ – Associated Press HAVANA (AP) — Relatives of missing people in the Cuban capital searched desperately on Saturday for victims of an explosion at one of Havana’s most luxurious hotels that killed at least 26 people. They checked the morgue, hospitals, and if that failed, returned to the partially collapsed Saratoga Hotel, … Read more

Live Updates | EU chief calls for Russian oil ban | Health, Medicine and Fitness

By The Associated Press BRUSSELS — The European Union’s chief executive proposes that the bloc ban oil imports from Russia over its war on Ukraine and target the country’s biggest bank and major broadcasters in a new round of sanctions . European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen told European lawmakers on Wednesday that the … Read more