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  • CDC urges speed on Zika as House moves to negotiate funding 
    Updated: May-26-16 4:14 pm

    WASHINGTON - The U.S. must act more quickly to protect pregnant women from birth defect-causing Zika, a top health official said Thursday even as the House left town for its Memorial Day recess with no visible progress toward a congressional compromise on emergency funding to battle the virus.

  • FDA will require e-cigarettes and contents to be reviewed story has photosstory has video
    Updated: May-05-16 5:53 pm

    WASHINGTON - The federal government announced sweeping new rules Thursday for electronic cigarettes that will for the first time require the devices and their ingredients to be reviewed, a mandate that could offer protection for consumers and upend a multibillion dollar industry that has gone largely unregulated.