A woman was fatally hit by a train while she was out modeling on the tracks in Navasota, Texas."Woman hit by train while modeling on tracks"
A 17-year-old heavily-armed teenager opened fire at a school in France. Authorities succeeded in arresting the perpetrator, who wounded at least three people."Heavily-armed teen, 17, fired shots at France high school and injures three"
A popular Oklahoma City restaurant put up a sign against transgender customers and it received backlash from many."Popular Oklahoma City restaurant puts up sign warning transgender customers"
Global energy-related emissions remained flat in 2016 for the third consecutive year even as the global economy grew, the International Energy Agency (IEA) said Friday."U.S.emissions drops by 160 million tonnes as global emissions of carbon dioxide stall for 3 years"
Republican leaders say that to dismantle Obamacare it will take not just the bill now being debated in the House, but also regulatory changes and other bills to come later. Some party members say that plan is not realistic."GOP’s 3-Bucket Strategy To Repeal And Replace Health Law Is Springing Leaks"
A cholesterol-lowering drug called Repatha cuts the risk of heart attacks, strokes and heart-related death by 20 percent, according to a new study."Cholesterol Drug Prevents Heart Attacks – But It Doesn’t Come Cheap"
Marathon, maker of an expensive treatment for Duchenne muscular dystrophy, sells the drug for $140 million in cash and stock to PTC Therapeutics."$89,000 Orphan Drug Gets A New Owner – And Likely A New Price"
An Oklahoma Senator was found with a male teenager in a motel resulting in him being sanctioned by the Senate and was charged with child prostitution."Oklahoma senator sanctioned after found in motel with male teenager, charged with prostitution"
California’s health insurance exchange released an analysis showing that Republicans’ plan to trim subsidies, on average, by 40% would fall hard on elderly and very low-income people, especially in expensive areas like San Francisco."Many Californians Could Be Priced Out Of Exchange Coverage, Analysis Finds"
Keri Young, a woman who decided to carry her terminally-ill baby, spoke out for the first time why she and her husband decided to keep the baby and continue with the pregnancy despite knowing their daughter will be gone hours after delivery."Couple decides to carry terminally-ill baby until full term to donate her organs to others"
The SoyNut Butter Co. is expanding its recall of I.M. Healthy Brand SoyNut Butter and granola products because they may be contaminated with Escherichia coli O157:H7 bacteria (E. Coli O157:H7)."The Soynut Butter Co expands recall to Include Dixie U.S.A products because of possible health risk"
New York based Nonna Foods is voluntarily recalling 25 ounce jars labeled as Lidia’s Marinara Sauce because the product may contain undeclared milk."Undeclared milk triggers recall of Lidia’s Marinara Sauce in 42 U.S states"
A state with integrated systems for end-of-life care offers better treatment for the seriously ill, according to a new study."Where You Live May Determine How You Die. Oregon Leads The Way."
Federal officials said 12.2 million people signed up for plans this year on the health law’s marketplaces, down slightly from 2016."Health Exchange Enrollment Misses Obama Administration’s Goal, But Stays Steady"
Florida was one of the hotbeds of Zika virus last year and now scientists claim it is possible the sperm donations in the state are infected."Florida Zika virus outbreak might have infected sperm donations"