Paul-Booker Fall Game Hits in Kentucky Senate Race | Health, Medicine and Fitness

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Republican U.S. Senator Rand Paul won his party’s nomination Tuesday to seek a third term, setting up a campaign of contrasting agendas that pits his vision of limited government against the challenger’s backing Democrat Charles Booker for the sweep of health care and anti-poverty programs. The libertarian-leaning Paul swept to victory … Read more

Midterms 2022: What to watch in the primaries in 5 states | Health, Medicine and Fitness

By MARC LEVY and GARY D. ROBERTSON – Associated Press HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Former President Donald Trump’s winning streak in the U.S. Senate primaries hangs in the balance Tuesday as voters in five states cast their ballots in the midterm elections. Trump made bold recommendations by supporting famed heart surgeon Mehmet Oz in Pennsylvania … Read more

Americans can expect to pay significantly more for medical care in retirement

Lisafx | Istock | Getty Images According to a new estimate from Fidelity Investments, a 65-year-old couple retiring this year can expect to spend an average of $315,000 on health care and medical expenses in retirement. This is 5% more than last year’s estimate. Although much of this year’s increase comes from higher Medicare Part … Read more

Midterms 2022: What to watch as 5 states hold primaries | Health, Medicine and Fitness

By MARC LEVY and GARY D. ROBERTSON – Associated Press HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Former President Donald Trump’s winning streak in the U.S. Senate primaries hangs in the balance Tuesday as voters in five states cast their ballots in the midterm elections. Trump made bold recommendations by supporting famed heart surgeon Mehmet Oz in Pennsylvania … Read more

Buffalo shooter targeted black neighborhood, officials say | National

By CAROLYN THOMPSON and MICHAEL BALSAMO – Associated Press BUFFALO, NY (AP) — The 18-year-old white man who fatally shot 10 people at a Buffalo supermarket researched local demographics and arrived a day early to conduct a reconnaissance for the purpose. to kill as many black people as possible, officials said. Sunday. The racially motivated … Read more

Judge dismisses Hanford workers’ COVID-19 vaccine objections | Health, Medicine and Fitness

RICHLAND, Wash. (AP) — A federal judge has dismissed a lawsuit brought by several hundred employees of the Hanford Nuclear Reserve and Pacific Northwest National Laboratory in Richland, Wash., over COVID-19 vaccine requirements . The lawsuit was filed in November to end enforcement of President Joe Biden’s executive orders requiring COVID-19 vaccinations for Department of … Read more

Judge dismisses Hanford workers’ COVID-19 vaccine objections | Health, Medicine and Fitness

RICHLAND, Wash. (AP) — A federal judge has dismissed a lawsuit brought by several hundred employees of the Hanford Nuclear Reserve and Pacific Northwest National Laboratory in Richland, Wash., over COVID-19 vaccine requirements . The lawsuit was filed in November to end enforcement of President Joe Biden’s executive orders requiring COVID-19 vaccinations for Department of … Read more

Judge dismisses Hanford workers’ COVID-19 vaccine objections | Health, Medicine and Fitness

RICHLAND, Wash. (AP) — A federal judge has dismissed a lawsuit brought by several hundred employees of the Hanford Nuclear Reserve and Pacific Northwest National Laboratory in Richland, Wash., over COVID-19 vaccine requirements . The lawsuit was filed in November to end enforcement of President Joe Biden’s executive orders requiring COVID-19 vaccinations for Department of … Read more

Likely Senate contest in Kentucky pits ideological opposites | Health, Medicine and Fitness

By BRUCE SCHREINER and PIPER HUDSPETH BLACKBURN – Associated Press LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — U.S. Sen. Rand Paul rarely targets his likely Democratic challenger by name, but Republican campaign attacks in Kentucky are undoubtedly targeting Charles Booker’s agenda — in what’s to come as a populist-themed battle with radically different characters ideas to win people … Read more

Sri Lankan Prime Minister resigns after weeks of protests | Health, Medicine and Fitness

By KRISHAN FRANCIS, BHARATHA MALLAWARACHI and KRUTIKA PATHI – Associated Press COLOMBO, Sri Lanka (AP) — Sri Lanka’s prime minister has resigned after weeks of protests demanding that he and his brother, the country’s president, step down for dragging the country into its worst economic crisis in decades. Prime Minister Mahinda Rajapaksa said on Twitter … Read more