Saturday, February 17, 2018

Allred at 76: Still fighting, and shrugging off the critics

Let’s get this out of the way: Gloria Allred is not, nor has she ever been, running for Miss Congeniality.

Georgia Senate backs opioid and health care proposals

A proposal to create an opioid study committee and crack down on scammers who prey on addicts has sailed through the Georgia Senate.

CDC director resigns over financial conflicts of interest

Dr. Brenda Fitzgerald’s complex financial investments presented conflicts that made it difficult to do her job, according to a statement from the Department of Health and Human Services, which oversees the CDC

Coastal Symphony of Georgia: Cabaret at The Cloister

Cabaret at The Cloister brought to you by the Coastal Symphony of Georgia

Deportation fears have legal immigrants avoiding health care

It remains clear that the increasingly polarized immigration debate is having a chilling effect on Hispanic participation in health care programs, particularly during the enrollment season that ended in December.

Stella McCartney hopes fashion can have a ‘Me Too’ moment

Designer Stella McCartney is ready to see the Me Too movement sweeping Hollywood make its way to the runways.

Bulloch Commission Dedicates Road to Fallen BCSO Sgt. Wilbur Berry

Bulloch County Commissions unanimously approved a resolution Tuesday morning to name a portion of a Bulloch County road after Sgt. Wilbur Berry, who died in the line of duty in 2001.

Bulloch Commission Dedicates Road to Fallen BCSO Sgt. Wilbur Berry

Bulloch County Commissions unanimously approved a resolution Tuesday morning to name a portion of a Bulloch County road after Sgt. Wilbur Berry, who died in the line of duty in 2001.

US OKs 1st drug aimed at women with inherited breast cancer

U.S. regulators have approved the first drug aimed at women with advanced breast cancer caused by an inherited flawed gene.

1st trial date set in state lawsuit over opioid epidemic

The first trial date has been set for a lawsuit by a state against pharmaceutical companies over the opioid epidemic.