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Nearly Half of 46 California Cruise Ship Passengers Tested Have Coronavirus, as U.S. Cases Surpass 300

SATURDAY, March 7, 2020 — Nearly half of the 46 passengers tested aboard a cruise ship anchored off the California coast have the new coronavirus, Vice President Mike Pence announced Friday, as the total number of U.S. cases eclipsed 300 and the death count climbed to 17. The infection of 21 people on the Grand… Read More »

California woman collapsed on Christmas with ‘vape lung’ says ‘I looked dead’

‘I look dead’: California woman who spent two weeks in the hospital with ‘vape lung’ after collapsing on Christmas Day warns urges teens – and adults – to stay away from e-cigarettes Julia Itzen, 37, of Los Angeles, California suddenly collapsed on Christmas Day She wound up spending two weeks in the hospital with ‘vape… Read More »

California in violaton for requiring insurers to offer abortion coverage

The Department of Health and Human Services Office for Civil Rights has issued a Notice of Violation to the state of California for requiring all insurance plans to cover elective abortions. Under a threat of federal funding cuts, HHS sent California formal notification that it cannot impose universal abortion coverage mandates. OCR’s investigation arose from… Read More »