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The Daily Tar Heel
NC scientists pitch in to help fight spread of Zika virusat Western Carolina University, East Carolina University, N.C. State University
NC scientists pitch in to help fight spread of Zika virus
The Daily Tar Heel / Posted 10 minutes ago
at Western Carolina University, East Carolina University, N.C. State University, the N.C. Department of Health and Human Services and local health departments have been examining local mosquito populations to determine whether the mosquito... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
Children's center hits hard timesover the past four years, and a $40,000 funding cut this year from local founda
Children's center hits hard times
The Daily Sentinel / Posted 30 minutes ago
over the past four years, and a $40,000 funding cut this year from local foundations and the Mesa County Department of Human Services. The increased need and decreased funding is leaving one of the few child advocacy centers in the region... Read more
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The New Ulm Journal
County Board OKs Heartland Express budgetChild Foster Care Homes that would delegate the County's responsibility to do b
County Board OKs Heartland Express budget
The New Ulm Journal / Posted 36 minutes ago
Child Foster Care Homes that would delegate the County's responsibility to do background studies to the Department of Human Services (DHS). County facilities primarily affected are Connections Group Homes operated by Greater Minnesota Family... Read more
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The Toledo Blade
Lenawee County reports its 1st travel-related case of the Zika virustraveled. There are 31 travel-related cases identified in Michigan, according
Lenawee County reports its 1st travel-related case of the Zika virus
The Toledo Blade / Posted 36 minutes ago
traveled. There are 31 travel-related cases identified in Michigan, according to the Michigan Department of Health and Human Services. None of those infected were pregnant women. The Zika virus is transmitted to people primarily through the... Read more
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Marshall Independent
Request to combine ditch and branches registers concernsbe taken to approve it, so it was tabled. The board voted to accept the buildi
Request to combine ditch and branches registers concerns
Marshall Independent / Posted 41 minutes ago
be taken to approve it, so it was tabled. The board voted to accept the building committee's suggestion of Health and Human Services Center to replace the Law Enforcement Center as the name of the new building. The LEC Training Room will now... Read more
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The Lewistown Sentinel
Board OKs project fundingtourist promotion activities for Juniata County. Ratified a data sharing agree
Board OKs project funding
The Lewistown Sentinel / Posted 42 minutes ago
tourist promotion activities for Juniata County. Ratified a data sharing agreement between the Pennsylvania Department of Human Services and Juniata County as recommended by Penni L. Abrams, children & youth director, for the period Dec. 27, 2016... Read more
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KUSI News San Diego
Sheriff's personnel involved in Poway shooting identifiedwho showed symptoms of either Zika virus or another tropical disease came back
Sheriff's personnel involved in Poway shooting identified
KUSI News San Diego / Posted an hour ago
who showed symptoms of either Zika virus or another tropical disease came back negative, the San Diego County Health and Human Services Agency reported Tuesday, but mosquito monitoring of the area will continue. Tests on a South Park man who... Read more
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The Fort Dodge Messenger
‘Donuts with Dan’sometimes a student can still end up in the wrong class at the wrong time. Tha
‘Donuts with Dan’
The Fort Dodge Messenger / Posted an hour ago
sometimes a student can still end up in the wrong class at the wrong time. That happened to Ashley Halligan, a first-year human services student from Fort Dodge. "I read my old schedule," she said. "I missed my first class." Her friend, Kaley... Read more
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KUSI News San Diego
6.2-magnitude earthquake strikes Italy, casualties predicted to be highwho showed symptoms of either Zika virus or another tropical disease came back
6.2-magnitude earthquake strikes Italy, casualties predicted to be high
KUSI News San Diego / Posted 2 hours ago
who showed symptoms of either Zika virus or another tropical disease came back negative, the San Diego County Health and Human Services Agency reported Tuesday, but mosquito monitoring of the area will continue. Tests on a South Park man who... Read more
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The Age
Former PM&C secretary says politicians must be blamed for census failingswas also secretary of the Victorian Department of Premier and Cabinet, said sim
Former PM&C secretary says politicians must be blamed for census failings
The Age / Posted 2 hours ago
was also secretary of the Victorian Department of Premier and Cabinet, said similar problems existed at the Department of Human Services and the Australian Tax Office. "It is symptomatic of an unwillingness of the political class to put... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Dad waives extradition rights, returning to Bradley after being found with daughter in ColoradoMichael Wilson From left, Taryn Young, Mesa County Department of Human Service
Dad waives extradition rights, returning to Bradley after being found with daughter in Colorado
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 4 hours ago
Michael Wilson From left, Taryn Young, Mesa County Department of Human Services, Clara Hanacek, Skyla Wilson and Sheriff Eric Watson at Grand Junction Airport in Mesa County, Col. A father who led police on a 10-day search for him and his... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Snyder: Judge's order heightens peril from legionellaoffice, a Genesee County circuit judge on Aug. 17 issued an order that Snyder s
Snyder: Judge's order heightens peril from legionella
Detroit Free Press / Posted 5 hours ago
office, a Genesee County circuit judge on Aug. 17 issued an order that Snyder says prohibits the Department of Health and Human Services from "interacting with the Genesee County Health Department or McLaren Hospital on anything related to Flint"... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Ho-Ho-Kus man found not guilty of murdering his mother by reason of insanityits normal course of operation,” Foti said. “I don’t want to take that function
Ho-Ho-Kus man found not guilty of murdering his mother by reason of insanity
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 5 hours ago
its normal course of operation,” Foti said. “I don’t want to take that function away from the commissioner” of health and human services. She sentenced Piotti to 81.5 years on Krol status, meaning his behavioral health is monitored for that... Read more
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Ballard News-Tribune
Trash pile at ‘Ballard Jungle’ spurs neighbor reactionthat’s still there. Last July the BNT spoke with Katherine Bush Jolly, Directo
Trash pile at ‘Ballard Jungle’ spurs neighbor reaction
Ballard News-Tribune / Posted 5 hours ago
that’s still there. Last July the BNT spoke with Katherine Bush Jolly, Director of External Relations with the Seattle Human Services Department, and she confirmed Bronson’s assessment. “That's what happens and within a day or two people move... Read more
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The Shawnee News-Star
Deputies: Teacher arrested on child abuse complainthim discipline the kids because “she takes it too far and loses her temper.” A
Deputies: Teacher arrested on child abuse complaint
The Shawnee News-Star / Posted 5 hours ago
him discipline the kids because “she takes it too far and loses her temper.” A referral also was made to the Department of Human Services, the affidavit shows. And while this all happened at O'Neal's home, deputies said O'Neal is a teacher in... Read more
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USA Today
Donna Shalala: Clinton Foundation helps millionsof the Clinton Foundation. She previously served as president of the University
Donna Shalala: Clinton Foundation helps millions
USA Today / Posted 5 hours ago
of the Clinton Foundation. She previously served as president of the University of Miami, as secretary of Health and Human Services, and as a member of the board of directors of Gannett, which owns USA TODAY. Read or Share this story:... Read more
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KUSI News San Diego
Stadium Watch: Chargers vs. Chris Catewho showed symptoms of either Zika virus or another tropical disease came back
Stadium Watch: Chargers vs. Chris Cate
KUSI News San Diego / Posted 6 hours ago
who showed symptoms of either Zika virus or another tropical disease came back negative, the San Diego County Health and Human Services Agency reported Tuesday, but mosquito monitoring of the area will continue. Tests on a South Park man who... Read more
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Channel 8 San Diego
Sex offender arrested suspected of taking pictures girl in toilet stallshowed symptoms of either the Zika virus or another tropical disease came back
Sex offender arrested suspected of taking pictures girl in toilet stall
Channel 8 San Diego / Posted 6 hours ago
showed symptoms of either the Zika virus or another tropical disease came back negative, the San Diego County Health and Human Services Agency reported Tuesday. Mosquito spraying last week in South Park turned out to be for naught, as tests on... Read more
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The Clarion-Ledger
Lawmakers grill health directors as they seek savingsserving 10,000 people with mental health problems. Lawmakers also questioned o
Lawmakers grill health directors as they seek savings
The Clarion-Ledger / Posted 6 hours ago
serving 10,000 people with mental health problems. Lawmakers also questioned officials from the Departments of Health, Human Services, Child Protective Services and Medicaid. "I've been reading a lot of newspaper articles about your budget,"... Read more
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The Pekin Daily Times
States file another lawsuit over Obama transgender ruleshealth care system because service providers who accept federal funding have to
States file another lawsuit over Obama transgender rules
The Pekin Daily Times / Posted 6 hours ago
health care system because service providers who accept federal funding have to comply. The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services did not immediately respond to an email seeking comment on the lawsuit. An increasing number of large... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
California is in a homeless crisis– with the sixth-largest economy in the world – has 115,000 men, women and chil
California is in a homeless crisis
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 6 hours ago
– with the sixth-largest economy in the world – has 115,000 men, women and children who are homeless and lack basic human services. It’s a staggering number, enough to fill every seat at the Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum and Oracle Arena in... Read more
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KUSI News San Diego
SDPD releases photo of UTC sexual assault suspect still at largewho showed symptoms of either Zika virus or another tropical disease came back
SDPD releases photo of UTC sexual assault suspect still at large
KUSI News San Diego / Posted 7 hours ago
who showed symptoms of either Zika virus or another tropical disease came back negative, the San Diego County Health and Human Services Agency reported Tuesday, but mosquito monitoring of the area will continue. Tests on a South Park man who... Read more
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Channel 8 San Diego
$1,000 Reward offered after SDG&E break-inshowed symptoms of either the Zika virus or another tropical disease came back
$1,000 Reward offered after SDG&E break-in
Channel 8 San Diego / Posted 7 hours ago
showed symptoms of either the Zika virus or another tropical disease came back negative, the San Diego County Health and Human Services Agency reported Tuesday. Mosquito spraying last week in South Park turned out to be for naught, as tests on... Read more
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Channel 8 San Diego
Police name suspect in UTC sexual assault caseshowed symptoms of either the Zika virus or another tropical disease came back
Police name suspect in UTC sexual assault case
Channel 8 San Diego / Posted 7 hours ago
showed symptoms of either the Zika virus or another tropical disease came back negative, the San Diego County Health and Human Services Agency reported Tuesday. Mosquito spraying last week in South Park turned out to be for naught, as tests on... Read more
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The Iron Mountain Daily News
Experts conclude Flint River might have caused skin rashesin water source and rashes because of a lack of old water samples. Dr. Nicole
Experts conclude Flint River might have caused skin rashes
The Iron Mountain Daily News / Posted 7 hours ago
in water source and rashes because of a lack of old water samples. Dr. Nicole Lurie from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services says experts "found evidence supporting Flint residents' concern that water from the Flint River might have... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Michigan child lead poisoning rates are up in five countiesbetween the second quarter of 2015 and of 2016, according to newly released dat
Michigan child lead poisoning rates are up in five counties
Detroit Free Press / Posted 7 hours ago
between the second quarter of 2015 and of 2016, according to newly released data from the Michigan Department of Health and Human Services. Officials said the cause is uncertain, but some pointed to increased testing in high-risk areas, and also to... Read more
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University of Queensland
Stand up at work and be countedwas still making a significant difference after 12 months. The intervention wa
Stand up at work and be counted
University of Queensland / Posted 7 hours ago
was still making a significant difference after 12 months. The intervention was tested in 14 offices of the Department of Human Services across Victoria. “After the three-month intensive phase there was an average work day reduction of around one... Read more
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MLive.com
'Confidential' court order obstructs Legionnaire's work, Gov. Rick Snyder saysLANSING, MI -- Gov. Rick Snyder today announced that the state Department of He
'Confidential' court order obstructs Legionnaire's work, Gov. Rick Snyder says
MLive.com / Posted 7 hours ago
LANSING, MI -- Gov. Rick Snyder today announced that the state Department of Health and Human Services would challenge a court order they say limits contact between two state departments and the Genesee County Health Department or McLaren... Read more
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The Toledo Blade
Lenawee County reports first travel-related Zika casetraveled. There are 31 travel-related cases identified in Michigan, according
Lenawee County reports first travel-related Zika case
The Toledo Blade / Posted 7 hours ago
traveled. There are 31 travel-related cases identified in Michigan, according to the Michigan Department of Health and Human Services. None of those infected were pregnant women. The Zika virus is transmitted to people primarily through the... Read more
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WREG-TV Memphis
Consumers who use Marketplace for insurance face price hikes for 2017trying to come up with some premiums that they think will be enough to cover al
Consumers who use Marketplace for insurance face price hikes for 2017
WREG-TV Memphis / Posted 7 hours ago
trying to come up with some premiums that they think will be enough to cover all the costs." The Department of Health and Human Services noted rates increased last year too, but additional tax credits for consumers absorbed almost all of that... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Texas, Kansas other GOP states file another lawsuit over Obama transgender ruleshealth care system because service providers who accept federal funding have to
Texas, Kansas other GOP states file another lawsuit over Obama transgender rules
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 7 hours ago
health care system because service providers who accept federal funding have to comply. The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services referred questions about the lawsuit to the Justice Department, which declined to comment. An increasing... Read more
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KUSI News San Diego
Asian Elephant suffering geriatric issues euthanized by San Diego Zoo caretakerswho showed symptoms of either Zika virus or another tropical disease came back
Asian Elephant suffering geriatric issues euthanized by San Diego Zoo caretakers
KUSI News San Diego / Posted 8 hours ago
who showed symptoms of either Zika virus or another tropical disease came back negative, the San Diego County Health and Human Services Agency reported Tuesday, but mosquito monitoring of the area will continue. Tests on a South Park man who... Read more
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KUSI News San Diego
Registered sex offender in police custody on charges of recording girl inside public restroomwho showed symptoms of either Zika virus or another tropical disease came back
Registered sex offender in police custody on charges of recording girl inside public restroom
KUSI News San Diego / Posted 8 hours ago
who showed symptoms of either Zika virus or another tropical disease came back negative, the San Diego County Health and Human Services Agency reported Tuesday, but mosquito monitoring of the area will continue. Tests on a South Park man who... Read more
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The Express-Times
Bethlehem's OraSure gets up to $16.6M to develop Zika testto develop a test for Zika, the emerging virus spread by certain species of mos
Bethlehem's OraSure gets up to $16.6M to develop Zika test
The Express-Times / Posted 8 hours ago
to develop a test for Zika, the emerging virus spread by certain species of mosquito. The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services on Tuesday announced an initial commitment of $7 million to OraSure Technologies Inc. and up to $9.6 million... Read more
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The Morning Call
OraSure gets Zika fundingcompany announced Tuesday it had been awarded a contract for up to $16.6 millio
OraSure gets Zika funding
The Morning Call / Posted 8 hours ago
company announced Tuesday it had been awarded a contract for up to $16.6 million from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. The six-year, multi-phased contract includes an initial commitment of $7.0 million and options for up to an... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
Irene forces transformation of Vt. state office complexplan to air conditioned offices, it's a far cry from the century-old state hosp
Irene forces transformation of Vt. state office complex
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 8 hours ago
plan to air conditioned offices, it's a far cry from the century-old state hospital complex where she started her Agency of Human Services career. When floodwaters from the Winooski River inundated the state office complex during Tropical Storm... Read more
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Daily Record
Parsippany Kiwanis donate school suppliesPARSIPPANY: The Kiwanis Club of Greater Parsippany delivered school supplies to
Parsippany Kiwanis donate school supplies
Daily Record / Posted 8 hours ago
PARSIPPANY: The Kiwanis Club of Greater Parsippany delivered school supplies to Parsippany-Troy Hill's Human Services Department in advance of the start of the upcoming school year. The supplies were donated by members of the Kiwanis Club and will be... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
70% of prescribers have registered to the new prescription monitoring programhalf of 2016, according to the state Department of Public Health. That’s a 26-p
70% of prescribers have registered to the new prescription monitoring program
WWLP Springfield / Posted 8 hours ago
half of 2016, according to the state Department of Public Health. That’s a 26-percent increase over last year. Health and Human Services Secretary Marylou Sudders said about 70-percent of prescribers have enrolled in the MassPAT system, and that... Read more
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NBC Dallas Fort Worth
States File Another Lawsuit Over Obama Transgender Ruleshealth care system because service providers who accept federal funding have to
States File Another Lawsuit Over Obama Transgender Rules
NBC Dallas Fort Worth / Posted 8 hours ago
health care system because service providers who accept federal funding have to comply. The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services referred questions about the lawsuit to the Justice Department, which declined to comment. An increasing... Read more
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The News-Herald
Area students graduate from Kent State UniversityNursing from the College of Nursing. Laura Adamic of Mentor, Master of Educati
Area students graduate from Kent State University
The News-Herald / Posted 8 hours ago
Nursing from the College of Nursing. Laura Adamic of Mentor, Master of Education from the College of Education, Health and Human Services. Raquelle Adams of Eastlake, Bachelor of Science in Education from the College of Education, Health and Human... Read more
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KTVN Reno
States File Another Lawsuit Over Obama Administration Transgender Ruleshealth care system because service providers who accept federal funding have to
States File Another Lawsuit Over Obama Administration Transgender Rules
KTVN Reno / Posted 8 hours ago
health care system because service providers who accept federal funding have to comply. The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services referred questions about the lawsuit to the Justice Department, which declined to comment. An increasing... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Duke asks federal judge to determine AP reporter’s source in coal ash deposition storywith the deposition transcript for Dr. Ken Rudo. Rudo is a toxicologist with t
Duke asks federal judge to determine AP reporter’s source in coal ash deposition story
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 9 hours ago
with the deposition transcript for Dr. Ken Rudo. Rudo is a toxicologist with the North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services at the center of a debate over the state’s standard for hexavalent chromium in well water near Duke coal ash... Read more
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Channel 8 San Diego
California Assembly passes "all-gender" bathroom billshowed symptoms of either the Zika virus or another tropical disease came back
California Assembly passes "all-gender" bathroom bill
Channel 8 San Diego / Posted 9 hours ago
showed symptoms of either the Zika virus or another tropical disease came back negative, the San Diego County Health and Human Services Agency reported Tuesday. Mosquito spraying last week in South Park turned out to be for naught, as tests on... Read more
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Raw Story
Texas and four other states file ‘religious freedom’ suit against healthcare for trans patientsto the lawsuit filed in the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Te
Texas and four other states file ‘religious freedom’ suit against healthcare for trans patients
Raw Story / Posted 9 hours ago
to the lawsuit filed in the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Texas. The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, named as a defendant in the suit, was not immediately available for comment. On Sunday, a judge for the same... Read more
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Reuters
Texas, four other states sue over U.S. transgender health policyto the lawsuit filed in the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Te
Texas, four other states sue over U.S. transgender health policy
Reuters / Posted 9 hours ago
to the lawsuit filed in the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Texas. The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, named as a defendant in the suit, was not immediately available for comment. On Sunday, a judge for the same... Read more
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WBTV Charlotte
Duke asks federal judge to determine AP reporter’s source in coal ash deposition storywith the deposition transcript for Dr. Ken Rudo. Rudo is a toxicologist with t
Duke asks federal judge to determine AP reporter’s source in coal ash deposition story
WBTV Charlotte / Posted 9 hours ago
with the deposition transcript for Dr. Ken Rudo. Rudo is a toxicologist with the North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services at the center of a debate over the state’s standard for hexavalent chromium in well water near Duke coal ash... Read more
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KENS 5 San Antonio
Texas leading suit over federal transgender health policycould claim exemptions under existing federal religious freedom laws. A spokes
Texas leading suit over federal transgender health policy
KENS 5 San Antonio / Posted 10 hours ago
could claim exemptions under existing federal religious freedom laws. A spokeswoman for the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, which proposed the nondiscrimination rule in May, referred questions about the lawsuit to the Department of... Read more
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KUSI News San Diego
Navy man identified in Coronado guardrail crashwho showed symptoms of either Zika virus or another tropical disease came back
Navy man identified in Coronado guardrail crash
KUSI News San Diego / Posted 10 hours ago
who showed symptoms of either Zika virus or another tropical disease came back negative, the San Diego County Health and Human Services Agency reported Tuesday, but mosquito monitoring of the area will continue. Tests on a South Park man who... Read more
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KUSI News San Diego
SDPD Officer Wade Irwin recovers at home following hospital releasewho showed symptoms of either Zika virus or another tropical disease came back
SDPD Officer Wade Irwin recovers at home following hospital release
KUSI News San Diego / Posted 10 hours ago
who showed symptoms of either Zika virus or another tropical disease came back negative, the San Diego County Health and Human Services Agency reported Tuesday, but mosquito monitoring of the area will continue. Tests on a South Park man who... Read more
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KUSI News San Diego
Police search for two men who robbed Carlsbad Verizon of iphoneswho showed symptoms of either Zika virus or another tropical disease came back
Police search for two men who robbed Carlsbad Verizon of iphones
KUSI News San Diego / Posted 10 hours ago
who showed symptoms of either Zika virus or another tropical disease came back negative, the San Diego County Health and Human Services Agency reported Tuesday, but mosquito monitoring of the area will continue. Tests on a South Park man who... Read more
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