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Philadelphia, Pa. — The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has committed over $1 million in grants to summertime water quality testing on Mid-Atlantic beaches, including the shores of the Great Lakes. The grants are intended to protect both residents and vacationers from illness-causing ba…

Washington, D.C. — Paxlovid, an oral antiviral medication used to treat COVID-19, was granted an Emergency Use Authorization in late 2021. Following additional clinical trials and widespread use to treat high-risk adults in the U.S., the drug was given full FDA approval for use in adults on …

On Wednesday, the U.S. House of Representatives voted to advance a proposal that could retroactively end the student loan payment pause, kill the president’s debt cancellation plan and potentially force hundreds of thousands of public servants to return forgiven debt to the government. But b…

The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) recently proposed more stringent vehicle emission standards, which could significantly help reduce air pollution in Pennsylvania and across the country.

The FDA has approved a drug to aid in treatment of a common Alzheimer's Disease symptom. Oral tablets of Rexulti (brexpiprazole) will be used to treat agitation associated with dementia brought on by Alzheimer's Disease. 

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Washington (AP) — Gay and bisexual men in monogamous relationships can donate blood in the U.S. without abstaining from sex, under a federal policy finalized Thursday by health regulators.

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Ciudad Juarez, Mexico (AP) — President Joe Biden's administration on Thursday will begin denying asylum to migrants who show up at the U.S.-Mexico border without first applying online or seeking protection in a country they passed through, according to a new rule released Wednesday, as U.S. …

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Central Islip, N.Y. (AP) — U.S. Rep. George Santos, the New York Republican infamous for fabricating key parts of his life story, was arrested Wednesday on federal criminal charges ahead of an expected court appearance.