6:37 a.m. April 15, 2021
Derek Chauvin pleads the Fifth; won't testify in his murder trialThe defense at the murder trial of former Officer Derek Chauvin in the death of George Floyd wrapped up its case Thursday without putting Chauvin on the stand, presenting two days of testimony to the prosecution’s two weeks.
4:39 a.m. April 8, 2021
- By Tonya Garcia
Starbucks oat-milk shortage comes as sales of plant-based food soarPlant-based-food sales reached $7 billion in 2020, according to the Plant Based Foods Association and the Good Food Institute.
4:10 p.m. March 31, 2021
Pentagon releases new transgender policies, overturning Trump-era rules The Pentagon on Wednesday swept away Trump-era policies that largely banned transgender people from serving in the military, issuing new rules that offer them wider access to medical care and assistance with gender transition.
12:21 p.m. Feb. 8, 2021
- By Home Media
Medicare for transgender-related health careDoes Medicare cover transgender surgery? Find out what options are available if you are enrolled.
7:55 a.m. Jan. 25, 2021
Biden reversing Trump's ban on transgender people in the militaryPresident Joe Biden is signing an order Monday reversing a Pentagon policy that largely barred transgender individuals from joining the military.
6:59 p.m. Jan. 24, 2021
Biden to reverse Trump's ban against transgender people in militaryPresident Joe Biden is set to issue an executive order to reverse a Pentagon policy that largely bars transgender individuals from joining the military, dumping a ban ordered by President Donald Trump in a tweet during his first year in office, a person briefed on the decision tells The Associated Press.
5:19 a.m. Oct. 8, 2020
- By Tomi Kilgore
Beyond Meat stock rallies, after adding sausage links to its plant-based meat lineupShares of Beyond Meat Inc. rallied 2.6% in premarket trading Thursday, after the plant-based meats company introduced Beyond Breakfast Sausage Links in grocery stores nationwide. The links are designed to have the same taste and texture as pork sausage links, but have not GMOs, bioengineered ingredients, synthetic colors, hormones, antibiotics or cholesterol. The links mark the fourth new retail product launch of 2020, adding to its , Cookout Classic and . "With demand for plant-based breakfast options continuing to rise and more of us eating breakfast at-home, we knew the segment was ripe for innovation," said Chief Marketing Officer Stuart Kronauge. The stock has soared 150.2% year to date through Wednesday, while the S&P 500 has gained 5.8%.
12:01 p.m. Oct. 3, 2020
- Associated Press
Presidents have often concealed or lied about health problems throughout U.S. history In some cases the issues were minor, in other cases grave, and sometimes it took decades for the public to learn the truthThroughout American history, an uncomfortable truth has emerged: Presidents have lied about their health.
4:24 a.m. Oct. 3, 2020
- By Matthew Conlon
‘Endurance is more difficult than aggression’: Love, death, coronavirus and political division in the Hamptons ‘We Americans lack social willingness. We’re independent, defiant, and we won’t be told what to do. One might call it selfish, impetuous,’ Matthew Conlon writes‘We Americans lack social willingness. We’re independent, defiant, and we won’t be told what to do. One might call it selfish, impetuous,’ Matthew Conlon writes.
7:33 a.m. Sept. 23, 2020
- By Tonya Garcia
Chipotle brings back carne asada for a limited timeCarne asada was a success when it was previously on Chipotle's menu
6:42 a.m. Sept. 21, 2020
Anticancer Drug Team-Ups Show Promise. Lilly, J&J, Amgen, and Gilead Stand to Gain.
Some of the best news at the European Society for Medical Oncology conference was for breast-cancer patients.
11:36 a.m. Aug. 7, 2020
- By Randi Mazzella
The pandemic has affected our eating habits, and not in a good way. Here’s how to create new healthy habits If you’re gaining weight and losing sleep, you’re not alone. But this isn’t going to end soon—try these 4 strategies to turn things aroundThe uncertainty, lack of exercise and less sleep have taken their toll, and even a small weight gain can affect your health.
11:03 a.m. Aug. 6, 2020
Social isolation amid COVID-19 pandemic boosts risk of dementia in older adultsProlonged loneliness is associated with increased risk for premature death.
5:39 a.m. July 9, 2020
- By Archie Mitchell
British grocers reject U.S. chlorine-washed chicken as row over welfare standards deepen Aldi, Waitrose and Booths refusing to sell the poultry importsSeveral of the U.K.’s leading grocers have vowed never to sell chlorine-washed chicken and hormone-injected beef as the U.K. negotiates a free-trade agreement with th U.S.
1:42 p.m. June 12, 2020
- Associated Press
Trump administration reverses Obama-era transgender health protections that prohibit discriminationThe Trump administration Friday finalized a regulation that overturns Obama-era protections for transgender people against sex discrimination in health care.
10:05 a.m. May 26, 2020
Black Swan’s Remedy: Temperance
Our families, colleagues and clients need us to be especially level headed right now. Here’s how to maintain your equanimity.