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Juneau Police confirm Mayor Greg Fisk found dead at home

Juneau’s newly elected mayor was found dead in his home Monday afternoon. Greg Fisk was 70-years-old.

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What Happens If Kentucky Dismantles Its Health Insurance Exchange?

Supporters of Kentucky's insurance exchange have asked the governor-elect to reconsider a pledge he made to shutter it and shift people to the federally run HealthCare.gov.

These Are The Faces Of People Facing HIV/AIDS: #WorldAidsDay

They are children, sex workers, drug users who live in fear of HIV. The portraits and stories are featured in a new book set in Tijuana: "Tomorrow Is A Long Time."

Expanded Medicaid Coverage Means More Women Get Mammograms

Low-income women were 25 percent more likely to get screened for breast cancer in states that expanded their Medicaid programs early under the Affordable Care Act.

Chicago Mayor Emanuel Asks Police Chief To Resign

Protesters called for police Superintendent Garry McCarthy to be fired over the shooting death of a black teenager.

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