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President weighs in on US measles outbreak, appearing to do an about-face on his previous remarks
President Donald Trump weighed in on the recent measles outbreak in the United States, appearing to do an about-face on his previous claims linking child vaccinations to autism.
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News Image Fri, 26 Apr 2019 15:42:13 GMT
Trump on measles: Have to get your shots
President Trump described himself as young and vibrant, comparing himself to Joe Biden, just a day after the former vice president officially announced his bid for presidency.
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Protection from measles may depend on your birth date
Nearly two decades after measles was declared eliminated in the United States, the country and the globe have seen an upsurge of cases -- including adults who thought they were protected by the vaccine. Now, some are questioning whether they are properly vaccinated and whether they are still at risk for getting measles.
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Pakistan's anti-vaccination movement leads to deadly attacks
A string of deadly attacks in Pakistan targeting healthcare workers has sparked fears that the spread of misinformation is fueling a resurgence of violence against those attempting to rid the country of polio.
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Quarantine issued at two California universities
A measles quarantine was ordered Thursday at two public universities in Los Angeles in an effort to try to prevent the spread of the highly contagious disease.
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US outbreak largest since measles was declared eliminated
Measles cases in the United States have surpassed the highest number on record since the disease was declared eliminated nationwide in 2000.
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More than any vaccine, measles needs highest level of coverage to prevent outbreaks, says expert
The measles virus is sparking grave concern worldwide, as the highly contagious airborne disease makes a resurgence. In recent months, it has been spreading in countries including the United States, the Philippines and Madagascar. News Stream speaks to Heidi Larson, Director of the "Vaccine Confidence Project."
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Russian national gets 18 months on conspiracy charge
A federal judge sentenced Russia national Maria Butina to 18 months in prison on Friday, after she pleaded guilty to trying to infiltrate conservative political circles and promote Russian interests before and after the 2016 presidential election.
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Military families hit by Trump tax reform want changes
President Donald Trump has long touted the advantages of his 2017 tax reform bill, but Republicans are now under fire for one of the bill's overlooked consequences: A huge hit for families of fallen service members.
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Analysis: Biden can be a threat to Trump
The first day of Joe Biden's White House bid showed why he could be such a potent threat to Donald Trump -- and also to himself.
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Rev. Graham calls on Buttigieg to repent for being gay
Former Republican presidential candidate Rick Santorum reacts to a tweet Rev. Franklin Graham posted about 2020 Democratic hopeful Pete Buttigieg's sexual orientation.
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Opinion: Trump should dump Pence for Haley
President Trump's recent stonewalling tactics, aimed at blocking Congress' ability to follow up on the allegations detailed in the Mueller report, are rooted in the belief that he can run out the clock on the Democrats in the House through the 2020 election. Nonetheless, it's a strategy fraught with peril, and if the President begins to see a significant erosion in his approval numbers from Americans tired of the endless standoff, he might need to reach deep into his bag of tricks to reset the national narrative.
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Warren and Sanders pounce on Biden
Joe Biden is in -- and the knives are out.
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Late night pokes fun at Joe Biden
Late-night comics take aim at former Vice President Joe Biden now that he has officially entered into the 2020 presidential race.
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Congressman threatens Trump officials with jail for refusing to testify
Democratic Rep. Gerry Connolly on Thursday threatened jail time for White House officials who are declining to comply with congressional committees' efforts to conduct oversight of President Donald Trump's administration.
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