Thursday July 18th, 2024 7:53AM

AP Health

Biden proposes new rule to protect 36 million workers from extreme heat
President Joe Biden has proposed a new rule to address excessive heat in the workplace
5:04AM ( 2 weeks ago )
Kids spend a lot of time outside in the summer. Here's how to deal with their common injuries
Summer means playgrounds, pools, bikes and being outside for kids
10:07AM ( 2 weeks ago )
Should gun store sales get special credit card tracking? States split on mandating or prohibiting it
A new national divide is emerging among states over whether to track sales by gun stores
12:37AM ( 2 weeks ago )
What to know about water safety before heading to the beach or pool this summer
With temperatures rising across the country and school out for the summer, many families will visit the beach, lake or local swimming pool
6:00AM ( 2 weeks ago )
Only 17% of targets to improve life around the world are likely to be reached by 2030, UN reports
The United Nations is warning that only 17% of its 169 targets to improve life for the world’s more than 7 billion people are likely to be reached by the 2030 deadline
12:44AM ( 2 weeks ago )
US miners' union head calls House Republican effort to block silica dust rule an 'attack' on workers
The head of the national mine workers’ union is condemning an effort by House Republicans to block enforcement of a long-awaited federal rule directed at curbing workers’ exposure to deadly rock dust
4:45PM ( 2 weeks ago )
Faced with the opportunity to hit Trump on abortion rights, Biden falters
During Thursday’s presidential debate, President Joe Biden had plenty of opportunity to lay out a clear vision regarding abortion rights in the face of growing restrictions and worsening medical care for women since the fall of Roe, something his campaign sees as a major motivator for voters
4:01PM ( 2 weeks ago )
Research gives more reassurance that milk pasteurization kills bird flu, officials say
U.S. officials say a new study provides reassurance that pasteurization kills bird flu virus in cow’s milk
2:05PM ( 2 weeks ago )
What it means for the Supreme Court to throw out Chevron decision, undercutting federal regulators
Executive branch agencies will likely have more difficulty regulating the environment, public health, workplace safety and other issues under a far-reaching decision Friday by the Supreme Court
11:15AM ( 2 weeks ago )
Texas Supreme Court upholds ban on gender-affirming care for transgender minors
The Texas Supreme Court has upheld the state’s ban on gender-affirming medical care for minors, rejecting pleas from parents that it violates their right to seek care for their transgender children
11:06AM ( 2 weeks ago )