Eccentric art flourishes on the outskirts of Buenos Aires

By ALMUDENA CALATRAVA November 24, 2022 GMT BUENOS AIRES, Argentina (AP) — Why build a Teletubby-shaped rooftop water tank? Or try to install a replica of the Eiffel Tower on top of a semi-abandoned building? It is often difficult to explain the proliferation of unusual works of art that litter the vast urban belt … Read more

Americans Rate Health Care System Failure: AP-NORC Survey

WASHINGTON (AP) — When Emmanuel Obeng-Dankwa worries about the rent on his New York City apartment, he sometimes refrains from refilling his blood pressure medication. “If there’s no money, I’d rather skip the medicine to be homeless,” said Obeng-Dankwa, a 58-year-old security guard. He is among a majority of U.S. adults who say health care … Read more

Oz released health records to highlight Fetterman’s stroke

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Dr. Mehmet OzRepublican U.S. Senate candidate in Pennsylvania has released his health records as he maneuvers to keep questions about his Democratic challenger John Fetterman’s recovery at bay from hitting front and center in the hotly contested campaign. Dr. Rebecca Kurt of New York wrote in a four-page letter obtained by … Read more

Mickey Mantle card breaks record as sports memorabilia rises

NEW YORK (AP) — A mint condition Mickey Mantle baseball card sold for $12.6 million Sunday, blowing up the record books as the highest ever paid for sports memorabilia in a market that has become exponentially more competitive in recent years. profitable. The rare Mantle card eclipsed the record set a few months ago – … Read more

Judge: Prosecutors can’t enforce Michigan’s abortion ban

LANZING, Mich. (AP) — A Michigan judge on Friday blocked district attorneys from enforcing the state’s 1931 abortion ban for the foreseeable future after two days of testimony from abortion experts, providers and the state’s chief medical officer. The decision follows a state appeals court ruling this month that district attorneys are not covered by … Read more

Biden’s bill to help millions avoid higher health care costs

WASHINGTON (AP) — Millions of people in the United States will be spared large increases in health care costs next year after President Joe Biden signed into law providing generous subsidies to those who buy plans through the federal and state marketplaces. The sweeping climate, tax and health care bill has set aside $70 billion … Read more

US declares public health emergency over monkeypox outbreak

WASHINGTON (AP) — The federal government declared a public health emergency Thursday to boost the response to the monkeypox outbreak which has infected more than 6,600 Americans. The announcement will free up money and other resources to fight the virus, which can cause fever, body aches, chills, fatigue and pimple-like bumps on many parts of … Read more