Health & Safety
Head of World Health Organization revokes appointment of Mugabe
JOHANNESBURG — The head of the World Health Organization revoked his appointment of Zimbabwe's President Robert Mugabe as a “goodwill ambassador” Sunday after the choice drew widespread outrage and criticism. WHO director-general Tedros ...
McConnell says Trump needs to provide clarity on health care
Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) said he is ready to move a bipartisan health-care bill but first needs clarity from President Trump on what he is willing to sign. “What I'm waiting is to hear from President Trump what kind of health-care ...
Schumer: Bipartisan health care bill 'has a majority'
Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer said Sunday that the Alexander-Murray bipartisan health care bill has support from a majority of senators, and he urged Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell to bring it to the floor "immediately." “This is a good ...
World Health Org rescinds Mugabe appointment after US criticism
The World Health Organization (WHO) announced on Sunday it was rescinding its appointment of the controversial president of Zimbabwe Robert Mugabe to be its "goodwill ambassador," after the organization faced global backlash from the U.S. and others ...