Indian Health Service steps up COVID, other vaccine push

PHOENIX — The Indian Health Service announced Thursday that all tribal members covered by the federal agency will be offered a vaccine at every appointment when appropriate, under a new…

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Judge sets steps for more NC disabled people to live at home

RALEIGH, N.C. — North Carolina’s health agency is weighing whether to challenge a judge’s order demanding that the state ramp up services for people with intellectual and development disabilities to…

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Japan steps up push to get public buy-in to digital IDs

Japan has stepped up its push to catch up on digitization by telling a reluctant public they have to sign on or possibly lose access to their public health insurance

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Judge to decide next steps on Ohio ‘heartbeat’ abortion ban

COLUMBUS, Ohio — A judge in Ohio was scheduled to hear arguments Friday on whether to extend a block on Ohio’s law banning virtually all abortions on a more permanent…

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SXSW’s Pierson steps down after 15 years leading film fest

After 15 years running SXSW’s film festival, director Janet Pierson is stepping down

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Formal steps after instant shift from UK queen to king

The British monarchy’s rules state that “a new sovereign succeeds to the throne as soon as his or her predecessor dies.”

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Our first steps? Fossil may boost case for earliest ancestor

A new study adds evidence that a fossil species from Africa could be our earliest known ancestor

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Arden Cho steps into the spotlight as ‘Partner Track’ star

The new Netflix series “Partner Track” follows Ingrid Yun, a hard-working attorney in New York, whose goal is to make partner

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