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In Afghanistan, Bringing New Life Into the World Is Deadly

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Terrorist violence and COVID-19 have set maternal health back decades.
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New rule cracks down on emotional support animals on planes

New rule cracks down on emotional support animals on planes

Pigs, peacocks and other unexpected animals have previously flown as emotional support animals. Read more ...

Fed, Treasury urge Congress to approve more COVID-19 relief money

Fed, Treasury urge Congress to approve more COVID-19 relief money

Without more aid, families will lose homes and small businesses will fail, the Federal Reserve chairman said. Read more ...

Pizza Hut co-founder Frank Carney dies at age 82

Pizza Hut co-founder Frank Carney dies at age 82

At age 19, he and his 26-year-old brother borrowed $600 from their mother to start a pizza business. Read more ...

'Consider rolling back a step' White House Coronavirus Task Force tells Mass

'Consider rolling back a step' White House Coronavirus Task Force tells Mass

Task force officials had several reccomendations specific for Massachusetts in a recent briefing document obtained by ABC News. Read more ...

Walmart scraps $35 shipping minimum for subscription service

Walmart scraps $35 shipping minimum for subscription service

Walmart is dropping its $35 minimum shipping threshold on online orders for its membership program Walmart+. Read more ...

'Love & Hip Hop' star punches Disney cast member after refusing to leave...

'Love & Hip Hop' star punches Disney cast member after refusing to leave line, report says

Authorities said Spectacular Blue Smith was walking toward a ride at Disney's Animal Kingdom when he made a sneezing gesture and said “coronavirus.” Read more ...

LeBron James agrees two-year extension with LA Lakers

LeBron James agrees two-year extension with LA Lakers

Four-time NBA champion and MVP LeBron James has agreed to a two-year contract extension with the Los Angeles Lakers. Read more ...

President Trump teases 2024 run at White House Christmas party

President Trump teases 2024 run at White House Christmas party

"We're trying to do another four years. Otherwise, I'll see you in four years,” the president told the crowd. Read more ...

Couple married for 47 years die of coronavirus within a minute of one another

Couple married for 47 years die of coronavirus within a minute of one another

Patricia and Leslie McWaters spent 47 years together, raising their children, then grandchildren and great-grandchildren. Last week, the couple died together of COVID-19... Read more ...

Trump will sign McConnell's skinny COVID-19 stimulus bill, Mnuchin says

Trump will sign McConnell's skinny COVID-19 stimulus bill, Mnuchin says

WASHINGTON - President Trump is ready to sign a new slimmed-down COVID-19 relief bill from Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell , Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin speculated... Read more ...