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U.S. records 33 new measles cases, mostly in New York State

FILE PHOTO: A vial of the measles, mumps, and rubella (MMR) vaccine at the International Community Health Services clinic in Seattle, Washington, U.S., March 20, 2019. REUTERS/Lindsey Wasson (Reuters) – Thirty-three new measles cases were recorded in the United States last week, most of them in New York, federal health officials said on Monday, bringing… Read More »

Meet Your New California State Budget! Lots of Spending on Health Care, Education, Housing and the Working Poor; Not as Many New Taxes as Some Had Feared – Lost Coast Outpost

Incoming Gov. Gavin Newsom, left, and Jennifer Siebel Newsom, center, watch their children operate robot games during an Inaugural Family Event at the California Railroad Museum, Sunday, Jan. 6, 2019 in Sacramento. This year’s budget has a lot in it for California families. Photo by Rich Pedroncelli, Associated Press. ### Despite speculation about bold moves… Read More »

Missouri secretary of state blocks ‘heartbeat’ abortion law referendum

(Reuters) – A move to authorize a referendum over Missouri’s recently enacted ban on abortions after the eighth week of pregnancy hit a roadblock on Thursday when the secretary of state rejected petitions filed by the American Civil Liberties Union of Missouri and others to get the issue to the ballot. The rejection of the… Read More »