What To Do If Your Child Is Diagnosed With A Nut Allergy

Lianne Mandelbaum’s son Josh was 2 years old when he asked to try a peanut butter sandwich she was eating. Within 30 seconds of taking his first bite, Josh was covered in hives, his lips...

The Flu Shot Doesn’t Live Up To Expectations — And That Keeps Many People...

This flu season has been particularly grim. More people are dying of the flu than medical professionals would expect at this time of the year. One in 10 people who died during the fourth week...

A Narrow Breastfeeding Victory In Utah Shows Policymakers Are Still Afraid Of Nipples

Nearly every state in the country, with the exception of Idaho and Utah, has a law specifically allowing women to breastfeed in public without fear of being asked to leave ― a legislative nod...

Foreigners Can Tweet About U.S. Politics. They Just Can’t Buy Ads To Promote A...

WASHINGTON ― The 13 Russian nationals indicted by a federal grand jury Friday were not charged simply because they are foreigners suspected of interfering in a U.S. presidential campaign. They were charged because they, and the...

Mitt Romney Announces Run For Utah Senate Seat

Former Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney announced on Friday that he is running for the U.S. Senate seat being left vacant by retiring Utah Sen. Orrin Hatch (R). “Given all that America faces, we feel that this is the...

It Won’t Be Easy For Blue States To Dodge The GOP Tax Law

WASHINGTON ― As Democratic policymakers at the state level attempt to craft legislative responses to the tax bill that Republicans rushed through Congress last year, the difficulty of the task is becoming clearer. To offset...

Kamala Harris: We Can’t Have Any Pride ‘When Our Babies Are Being Slaughtered’

Sen. Kamala Harris (D-Calif.) said America needs practical gun laws to prevent the murder of its children, in a powerful statement to MSNBC following the recent mass shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida. “I had...

Why School Cops Won’t Fix School Shootings

On Thursday, in response to a deadly school shooting in Florida that left at least 17 dead, President Donald Trump said he would work with state leaders to prioritize school safety. Trump was vague on specifics, but in the aftermath...

Pennsylvania Republicans Plan Another Lawsuit To Fight Fix To Gerrymandering

Pennsylvania Republicans are likely to file a federal lawsuit challenging a congressional map the state Supreme Court is set to propose next week. The move signals Republicans’ determination to continue fighting a decision from the...

GOP Lawmaker On Rob Porter Abuse Allegations: ‘Why Are We Still Talking About It?’

A Republican House member seems a bit confused why the public is still discussing the domestic abuse allegations that forced White House staff secretary Rob Porter from his job last week. “I’m not saying he’s innocent, but I’m saying...