Posts Tagged ‘Americans’

Zika Not Changing Most Americans’ Florida Travel Plans: Poll

Meanwhile, U.S. health officials declare public health emergency in Puerto Rico healthfinder.gov Daily News SPECIAL NEWS BULLETIN!-http://www.acrx.org -As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost of gas,and the rising cost of prescription drug cost. Charles Myrick ,the President of American Consultants Rx, announced the re-release of the American Consultants […]

More Americans Embracing POMO (The ‘Pleasure Of Missing Out’)

One person’s fear is another one’s pleasure — at least when it comes to missing out. A new survey from the food delivery app Yelp Eat24 suggests that “FOMO,” the fear of missing out on things, is being replaced by “POMO,” the pleasure of missing out on them. FOMO is a real thing for some, […]

Poll: Americans Want Bold Action to Keep Health Care Costs Down

Suggestions include price controls on drugs and hospitals and doctors, importing drugs from other countries healthfinder.gov Daily News SPECIAL NEWS BULLETIN!-http://www.acrx.org -As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost of gas,and the rising cost of prescription drug cost. Charles Myrick ,the President of American Consultants Rx, announced the re-release […]

Poll: Americans Want Bold Action to Keep Health Care Costs Down

Suggestions include price controls on drugs and hospitals and doctors, importing drugs from other countries healthfinder.gov Daily News SPECIAL NEWS BULLETIN!-http://www.acrx.org -As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost of gas,and the rising cost of prescription drug cost. Charles Myrick ,the President of American Consultants Rx, announced the re-release […]

Poll: Americans Want Bold Action to Keep Health Care Costs Down

Suggestions include price controls on drugs and hospitals and doctors, importing drugs from other countries healthfinder.gov Daily News SPECIAL NEWS BULLETIN!-http://www.acrx.org -As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost of gas,and the rising cost of prescription drug cost. Charles Myrick ,the President of American Consultants Rx, announced the re-release […]

Poll: Americans Want Bold Action to Keep Health Care Costs Down

Suggestions include price controls on drugs and hospitals and doctors, importing drugs from other countries healthfinder.gov Daily News SPECIAL NEWS BULLETIN!-http://www.acrx.org -As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost of gas,and the rising cost of prescription drug cost. Charles Myrick ,the President of American Consultants Rx, announced the re-release […]

Poll: Americans Want Bold Action to Keep Health Care Costs Down

Suggestions include price controls on drugs and hospitals and doctors, importing drugs from other countries healthfinder.gov Daily News SPECIAL NEWS BULLETIN!-http://www.acrx.org -As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost of gas,and the rising cost of prescription drug cost. Charles Myrick ,the President of American Consultants Rx, announced the re-release […]

Exxon’s Funding of Climate Denial Turned Americans Against Their Own Government for Profit

Exxon and other fossil fuel companies may have committed a crime of enormous proportions, and more and more elected officials and others are demanding an investigation. The charge is that Exxon scientists and management knew since the late 1970s that the company’s product was helping cause our planet to warm “catastrophically,” but management responded by […]

Pot Use Doubles Among Americans in Past Decade: Report

But some experts say some of the increase may just be more people telling the truth healthfinder.gov Daily News SPECIAL NEWS BULLETIN!-http://www.acrx.org -As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost of gas,and the rising cost of prescription drug cost. Charles Myrick ,the President of American Consultants Rx, announced the […]

Americans Are Coming Out On Facebook In Record Numbers And It’s Fantastic

At least when it comes to social media, Americans are coming out as lesbian, gay, bisexual or transgender (LGBT) in record numbers.  In honor of both Spirit Day (Oct. 15) and National Coming Out Day (Oct. 11), Facebook’s Research and Data Science division has published a new report that details three, possibly correlated trends. First, […]

The Top 10 Things Americans Fear

It’s not monsters under the bed or evil clowns that people in this country most are afraid of. In fact, Americans’ fears are based more around non-fictional occurrences related to their security, like identity theft and credit card fraud. In Chapman University’s second annual survey of American fears, respondents answered questions about 88 fears relating to a […]

Iranian Americans Ask Hillary Clinton to Clarify Offensive Democratic Debate Comment. Is She Implying She’s My Enemy?

My last name is Iranian. I was born and raised Catholic in the USA to parents of northern European heritage. After I divorced my Iranian (now ex) husband, I kept my last name. Because I was married to an Iranian, I became an automatic citizen of Iran, formerly known as Persia, and for a time, […]

Court Revives Lawsuit Over NYPD Surveillance Of Muslim Americans

PHILADELPHIA (AP) – A federal appeals court on Tuesday reinstated a lawsuit challenging the New York Police Department’s surveillance of Muslim groups in New Jersey after the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks, saying any resulting harm came from the city’s tactics, not the media’s reporting of them. The 3rd U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals, reversing a […]

Court Revives Lawsuit Over NYPD Surveillance Of Muslim Americans

PHILADELPHIA (AP) – A federal appeals court on Tuesday reinstated a lawsuit challenging the New York Police Department’s surveillance of Muslim groups in New Jersey after the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks, saying any resulting harm came from the city’s tactics, not the media’s reporting of them. The 3rd U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals, reversing a […]

Court Revives Lawsuit Over NYPD Surveillance Of Muslim Americans

PHILADELPHIA (AP) – A federal appeals court on Tuesday reinstated a lawsuit challenging the New York Police Department’s surveillance of Muslim groups in New Jersey after the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks, saying any resulting harm came from the city’s tactics, not the media’s reporting of them. The 3rd U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals, reversing a […]

‘Law & Order’ Star Helps Black Americans Fight Against Diabetes

After being diagnosed with type 2 diabetes in 2003, “Law & Order” star S. Epatha Merkerson is urging Americans to “Get To Your Goals” through her health initiative, “America’s Diabetes Challenge.” The campaign, which is in partnership with Merck and the American Diabetes Association, aims both to highlight preventative measures those who are at a high […]

Italian Americans Who Fought for Justice

Want to honor Italian heritage? Skip Columbus and learn about these justice fighters. In the fight to abolish Columbus Day, we invariably hear from people who defend the holiday because it recognizes a historic figure of Italian heritage. Our response is that there are many other people of Italian heritage worthy of attention—people who have […]

Many Americans Don’t Get Recommended Vaccines Before Travel

Americans who travel abroad often do not receive the recommended vaccines that would protect them from certain illnesses, new research suggests. One study of Americans visiting travel clinics found that more than half of those who were recommended to get a measles vaccination did not do so before traveling. Another study found that more than […]

Many Americans Don’t Get Recommended Vaccines Before Travel

Americans who travel abroad often do not receive the recommended vaccines that would protect them from certain illnesses, new research suggests. One study of Americans visiting travel clinics found that more than half of those who were recommended to get a measles vaccination did not do so before traveling. Another study found that more than […]

Americans Likely Won’t See A Social Security Increase Next Year

WASHINGTON (AP) — For just the third time in 40 years, millions of Social Security recipients, disabled veterans and federal retirees can expect no increase in benefits next year, unwelcome news for more than one-fifth of the nation’s population. They can blame low gas prices. By law, the annual cost-of-living adjustment, or COLA, is based […]

Americans Likely Won’t See A Social Security Increase Next Year

WASHINGTON (AP) — For just the third time in 40 years, millions of Social Security recipients, disabled veterans and federal retirees can expect no increase in benefits next year, unwelcome news for more than one-fifth of the nation’s population. They can blame low gas prices. By law, the annual cost-of-living adjustment, or COLA, is based […]

Younger Native Americans Face High Suicide Rate: Report

Experts say poverty may be the root of the problem, interventions are lacking healthfinder.gov Daily News SPECIAL NEWS BULLETIN!-http://www.acrx.org -As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost of gas,and the rising cost of prescription drug cost. Charles Myrick ,the President of American Consultants Rx, announced the re-release of the […]

‘Justice or Else’ for Black, Brown and Indigenous Americans

Twenty years ago, there was a gathering of men in the U.S. Capital to address the exact issues that Black, Brown and Indigenous Americans are struggling against today. That gathering is known as the Million Man March. Its purpose was to bring attention to the issues of mass incarceration, low-paying jobs, joblessness, poverty, police brutality, […]

Why Americans Are Now Choosing Full-Fat Dairy (But Maybe Shouldn’t)

Sales of full-fat butter and milk are skyrocketing: Butter sales rose an impressive 14 percent last year, and whole milk sales went up 11 percent, according to a new report from the Credit Suisse Research Institute. Meanwhile, skim milk saw a surprising 14 percent decline in purchase popularity. Clearly, some of us are on a full-fat bender. This could […]

National Political Parties Walk Away From Ordinary Americans to Chase Super Rich for Million Dollar Donations

An article published yesterday by The Washington Post, revealed that the Democratic and Republican national parties have set up programs to seek contributions of $ 1 million or more for the 2016 election. The Democratic and Republican national parties have now joined the 2016 presidential candidates as supplicants chasing the richest individuals in the United […]

2016 Race Draws Extra Attention, But Most Americans Still Don’t Care

More Americans are starting to pay attention to news about the 2016 presidential contest, according to this month’s poll numbers from Pew Research. “More” does not mean “a lot.”  Twenty-seven percent said they are following news about the candidates very closely, up from 16 percent when Pew last asked the question in May. The percentage […]

2016 Race Draws Extra Attention, But Most Americans Still Don’t Care

More Americans are starting to pay attention to news about the 2016 presidential contest, according to this month’s poll numbers from Pew Research. “More” does not mean “a lot.”  Twenty-seven percent said they are following news about the candidates very closely, up from 16 percent when Pew last asked the question in May. The percentage […]

Americans Not Totally Comfortable With The Idea Of Taking In Syrian Refugees

President Barack Obama’s proposal to admit more Syrian refugees into the U.S. has limited support among the American public, a new HuffPost/YouGov poll finds, with many considering the refugee crisis a problem for other countries to handle. Thirty-nine percent of Americans favor allowing more Syrian refugees to move to the U.S., while 46 percent oppose […]

Joe Biden Backed Bills To Make It Harder For Americans To Reduce Their Student Debt

Jennifer Ryan did not love the idea of taking on debt, but she figured she was investing in her future. Eager to further her teaching career, she took out loans to gain certification and later pursued an advanced degree. But her studies came at a massive cost, leaving her confronting $ 192,000 in student loan debt.  — This […]

Why Are Certain Illnesses More Prevalent Among Black Americans?

Psychiatrist Damon Tweedy, the author of Black Man in a White Coat, learned a tough lesson in medical school: Illness does not affect everyone equally.  As Tweedy told HuffPost Live on Tuesday, certain diseases and health problems disproportionately impact people of color, such as obesity and diabetes, which are both more prevalent in the black community. While […]

Americans Overwhelmingly Support A Vacation Mandate

There is no law guaranteeing U.S. workers paid vacation, but the vast majority of Americans think there should be one, according to a new HuffPost/YouGov poll. In the poll conducted just before Labor Day, 78 percent of respondents say large employers should be required to provide workers at least some paid vacation time, a result […]

This Labor Day, Americans Deserve a Raise and Fair Trade

American workers are the best in the world. They teach our children, care for our sick and elderly, build our communities and much more. This Labor Day, we must recognize the tireless devotion of our working men and women – and stand up for them. Throughout this year, I have been impressed and inspired by […]

Americans Overwhelmingly Support A Vacation Mandate

There is no law guaranteeing U.S. workers paid vacation, but the vast majority of Americans think there should be one, according to a new HuffPost/YouGov poll. In the poll conducted just before Labor Day, 78 percent of respondents say large employers should be required to provide workers at least some paid vacation time, a result […]

Tea Party and Trump Supporters Can’t Accept People Like Jorge Ramos and Barack Obama as Americans

Let’s start with the obvious. Given that the candidate himself has characterized Mexican immigrants as criminals and rapists, we can’t be surprised that one of his partisans told Jorge Ramos, the most influential Latino journalist there is, to “get out of my country.” Ramos responded: “This is my country. I’m a U.S. citizen too.” Clearly […]

Most Americans Have No Idea How Easy It Is For Police To Take Your Money

A new poll shows that the overwhelming majority of Americans aren’t familiar with civil asset forfeiture, a controversial law enforcement practice that allows officers to seize a person’s property — including cash, cars, jewelry and houses — without obtaining a conviction or even charging the owner with a crime. The HuffPost/YouGov survey, released Thursday, shows that 72 […]

Wall of Silence : The Untold Story of the Medical Mistakes That Kill and Injure Millions of Americans

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Wall of Silence: The Untold Story of the Medical Mistakes That Kill and Injure Millions of Americans (Unabridged)

Wall of Silence: The Untold Story of the Medical Mistakes That Kill and Injure Millions of Americans (Unabridged) Up to 100,000 Americans die each year as a result of some form of medical mistake. And this is just the reported number of deaths. The total number of deaths and other disabilities is estimated to be […]

Treasured Polish Recipes for Americans

Treasured Polish Recipes for Americans New – For three generations, “Treasured Polish Recipes for Americans” has been a favorite of cooks and diners who savor and appreciate authentic Polish cuisine.” Treasured Polish Recipes for Americans” preserves the integrity and unique qualities of delicious Polish cooking while making it accessible to anyone, even those with no […]

West Indian Americans: A Research Guide

West Indian Americans: A Research Guide A comprehensive bibliographic survey of the West Indian presence in the United States, this book covers over 500 articles, books, and other studies on the West Indian immigrant experience. The primary goal is to cite titles examining both the impact of the immigration experience on West Indians and the […]

West Indian Americans: A Research Guide

West Indian Americans: A Research Guide A comprehensive bibliographic survey of the West Indian presence in the United States, this book covers over 500 articles, books, and other studies on the West Indian immigrant experience. The primary goal is to cite titles examining both the impact of the immigration experience on West Indians and the […]

Americans Back Federal Funds To Planned Parenthood For Health Services, Poll Shows

WASHINGTON, Aug 19 (Reuters) – Americans broadly support providing federal funding for free women’s health exams, screenings and contraception services, a Reuters/Ipsos poll has found, suggesting that Republicans could be in risky territory if they continue criticizing Planned Parenthood as a key part of 2016 campaigns. Support for federal funding of Planned Parenthood itself to […]

Americans Back Federal Funds To Planned Parenthood For Health Services, Poll Shows

WASHINGTON, Aug 19 (Reuters) – Americans broadly support providing federal funding for free women’s health exams, screenings and contraception services, a Reuters/Ipsos poll has found, suggesting that Republicans could be in risky territory if they continue criticizing Planned Parenthood as a key part of 2016 campaigns. Support for federal funding of Planned Parenthood itself to […]

The Truth (about American’s Belief in Conspiracy Theories) Is Out There

Tabloid headlines, internet comment threads, that one uncle at Thanksgiving dinner: conspiracy theories are everywhere. Polls reveal the truth – the truth about what the public believes, that is. While some conspiracy theories are dismissed by the vast majority of the public, others are widely accepted as true. A look at belief in American conspiracy […]

How Americans Are Sleeping (So Far) In 2015

Bad news for those of you who included “sleep more” on your list of resolutions for this year. The team behind sleep-analyzing app Sleep Cycle spent the past six months gathering real-time data from 235,616 American men and women between the ages of 18 and 55 who use the app and volunteered to share their sleep stats anonymously […]

Here’s What Americans Were Googling During The GOP Debates

Primary debates typically suffer from low ratings, but Thursday night’s showdown for the top 10 Republican contenders was expected to buck tradition. An analysis of Google’s search trends — the web giant’s data source that counts all searches from google.com globally — indicates this might have happened. More people in the United States were looking up the […]

When the Good Pensions Go Away: Why Americans Needs a New Deal for Pension and Health Care Reform

When the Good Pensions Go Away: Why Americans Needs a New Deal for Pension and Health Care Reform In "When the Good Pensions Go Away, " Thomas Mackell suggests remedies to the quagmire that has been created by the conflicting interests of health care and pension service providers, the aging population, and the inertia that […]

HUFFPOLLSTER: Americans See Progress, Room For Improvement On Voting Rights

The Voting Rights Act Turned 50 years old this week but polling shows minority voter participation has a way to go. Views on race relations hit a 15-year low. And most Americans say achieving equality remains an ongoing process. This is HuffPollster for Friday, August 7, 2015.  AMERICANS BROADLY SUPPORT VOTING RIGHTS, BUT DIVIDE OVER […]

Chicago Police Detained Thousands Of Black Americans At Interrogation Facility

At least 3,500 Americans have been detained inside a Chicago police warehouse described by some of its arrestees as a secretive interrogation facility, newly uncovered records reveal. — This feed and its contents are the property of The Huffington Post, and use is subject to our terms. It may be used for personal consumption, but […]

Half Of Black Americans Say Police Have Treated Them Unfairly

WASHINGTON (AP) — A majority of blacks in the United States – more than 3 out of 5 – say they or a family member have personal experience with being treated unfairly by the police, and their race is the reason. Half of African-Americans respondents, including 6 in 10 black men, said they personally had […]

More Americans Have A Disability Than You’d Think

By: Laura Geggel Published: 07/31/2015 10:33 AM EDT on LiveScience About one in every five Americans reports having a disability, according to results from a new nationwide survey. About one in eight adults say they have mobility limitations, such as difficulty walking or climbing stairs, making this the most common type of disability, according to […]

More Americans Have A Disability Than You’d Think

By: Laura Geggel Published: 07/31/2015 10:33 AM EDT on LiveScience About one in every five Americans reports having a disability, according to results from a new nationwide survey. About one in eight adults say they have mobility limitations, such as difficulty walking or climbing stairs, making this the most common type of disability, according to […]

More Americans Have A Disability Than You’d Think

By: Laura Geggel Published: 07/31/2015 10:33 AM EDT on LiveScience About one in every five Americans reports having a disability, according to results from a new nationwide survey. About one in eight adults say they have mobility limitations, such as difficulty walking or climbing stairs, making this the most common type of disability, according to […]

More Americans Have A Disability Than You’d Think

By: Laura Geggel Published: 07/31/2015 10:33 AM EDT on LiveScience About one in every five Americans reports having a disability, according to results from a new nationwide survey. About one in eight adults say they have mobility limitations, such as difficulty walking or climbing stairs, making this the most common type of disability, according to […]

The Anxious Americans

AMERICANS are a pretty anxious people. Nearly one in five of us — 18 percent — has an anxiety disorder. We spend over $ 2 billion a year on anti-anxiety medications. College students are often described as more stressed than ever before. There are many explanations for these nerves: a bad job market, less cohesive […]

The Anxious Americans

AMERICANS are a pretty anxious people. Nearly one in five of us — 18 percent — has an anxiety disorder. We spend over $ 2 billion a year on anti-anxiety medications. College students are often described as more stressed than ever before. There are many explanations for these nerves: a bad job market, less cohesive […]

Americans Are Still Divided Over Gay Marriage After Supreme Court Decision

NEW YORK (AP) — The Supreme Court’s ruling last month legalizing same-sex marriage nationwide has left Americans sharply divided, according to an Associated Press-GfK poll that suggests support for gay unions may be down slightly from earlier this year. The poll also found a near-even split over whether local officials with religious objections should be […]

Americans Are Still Divided Over Gay Marriage After Supreme Court Decision

NEW YORK (AP) — The Supreme Court’s ruling last month legalizing same-sex marriage nationwide has left Americans sharply divided, according to an Associated Press-GfK poll that suggests support for gay unions may be down slightly from earlier this year. The poll also found a near-even split over whether local officials with religious objections should be […]

Americans Are Still Divided Over Gay Marriage After Supreme Court Decision

NEW YORK (AP) — The Supreme Court’s ruling last month legalizing same-sex marriage nationwide has left Americans sharply divided, according to an Associated Press-GfK poll that suggests support for gay unions may be down slightly from earlier this year. The poll also found a near-even split over whether local officials with religious objections should be […]

Americans Are Still Divided Over Gay Marriage After Supreme Court Decision

NEW YORK (AP) — The Supreme Court’s ruling last month legalizing same-sex marriage nationwide has left Americans sharply divided, according to an Associated Press-GfK poll that suggests support for gay unions may be down slightly from earlier this year. The poll also found a near-even split over whether local officials with religious objections should be […]

More Aging Americans Using Canes, Walkers

Many seniors rely on more than one mobility device, study finds healthfinder.gov Daily News SPECIAL NEWS BULLETIN!-http://www.acrx.org -As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost of gas,and the rising cost of prescription drug cost. Charles Myrick ,the President of American Consultants Rx, announced the re-release of the American Consultants […]

During Older Americans Month, It’s Time to Celebrate Democrats’ Protections for Our Seniors

In May, we celebrate Older Americans Month. As a proud older American and member of the Democratic Party, I wanted to take the time to recognize how honored I am to be a leader in the Party that understands the importance of protecting our generation. While we celebrate the 50th Anniversary of both Medicare and […]

Beneath the Debate of the Washington ‘Redskins’ Name is an Underlying Truth: The Vast Majority of Americans Have a Limited — and Often Mistaken — Understanding of Native American History

By Kevin Gover, Director of the Smithsonian National Museum of the American Indian. This post first appeared on indiancountrytodaymedianetwork.com in October 2014. The Organization of American Historians, the nation’s leading organization of scholars of U.S. history, just approved a resolution demanding the change of the name and logo of the Washington “Redskins.” The petition was […]

Most Americans Think Public School Teachers Are Underappreciated And Underpaid

Most Americans agree that public school teachers should get paid more money and treated with more respect, according to a new HuffPost/YouGov poll. In light of National Teacher Appreciation Week this week, The Huffington Post, in collaboration with YouGov, conducted a nationally representative poll on the topic of teacher appreciation. The survey results suggest most […]

Too Many Americans Neglect Backs in Skin Cancer Prevention

Survey by dermatologists’ group finds many people don’t use sunscreen on this area, or check it for cancer healthfinder.gov Daily News SPECIAL NEWS BULLETIN!-http://www.acrx.org -As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost of gas,and the rising cost of prescription drug cost. Charles Myrick ,the President of American Consultants Rx, […]

Making trade work for working Americans

Few decisions we make as a nation have as profound an impact on our economy, our wages, and our workers as international trade deals. If you doubt it, just ask the paper workers I met last month who lost their jobs after subsidized Chinese competition forced many Oregon paper mills out of business – or […]

My Fellow Americans: Do We Really Want Another Clinton (Or Bush) in the White House?

As we prepare to enter “the silly season,” backers of Hillary Rodham Clinton (HRC) should think seriously about what and whom they are backing. Just as Hillary played a prominent role in the administration of her husband, President Bill Clinton, so too Bill will play a prominent role in a Hillary Rodham Clinton administration. As […]

Americans Held By And Working With Al Qaeda Killed In Botched U.S. Operation

WASHINGTON (AP) — An American and an Italian held hostage by al Qaeda, as well as two Americans working with the terror group, were inadvertently killed in U.S. counterterrorism operations earlier this year, the White House said Thursday. The White House said that Warren Weinstein, an American held by al Qaeda since 2011, and Giovanni […]

Americans Held By And Working With Al Qaeda Killed In Botched U.S. Operation

WASHINGTON (AP) — An American and an Italian held hostage by al Qaeda, as well as two Americans working with the terror group, were inadvertently killed in U.S. counterterrorism operations earlier this year, the White House said Thursday. The White House said that Warren Weinstein, an American held by al Qaeda since 2011, and Giovanni […]

Abe’s Visit Will Remind Americans China’s Power Must Be Checked

TOKYO — On April 29, Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe will address a joint session of the United States Congress. The Japan-U.S. alliance is now 63 years old, but this will be the first time that a Japanese leader will be accorded this high honor from the American government and people. Abe’s visit to the […]

Too Many Americans Treat Politics Like Just Another Sport, And It’s Causing Problems

America’s favorite sports, in some order: football, baseball, basketball, politics? A recent study has found that a significant percentage of Americans with partisan leanings care more about their political party winning an election — or maybe more accurately, beating the other party — than about seeing the policies that their party supports put into law. […]

Obama Wants Americans To Pay Slavery Reparations, Says Fox Host

The city of Chicago is proposing a $ 5.5 million reparations package for those who suffered under the ruthless rule of police commanders Jon Burge from 1972 to 1991. Backed by Mayor Rahm Emanuel, the plan would supply victims with free college tuition, counseling for drug abuse and psychological issues, and include a formal apology […]

1 in 10 Americans Has Anger Issues and Access to Guns: Survey

Checking history of misdemeanors might help pinpoint those at risk of violence, researchers say healthfinder.gov Daily News SPECIAL NEWS BULLETIN!-http://www.acrx.org -As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost of gas,and the rising cost of prescription drug cost. Charles Myrick ,the President of American Consultants Rx, announced the re-release of […]

Why Growing Numbers of Americans Are Embarrassed to Smile

Fifteen years ago this spring, Surgeon General David Satcher issued a call to action to address what he called America’s “silent epidemic,”–the growing incidence of dental disease in this country. Unfortunately, we as a nation have not made much progress over the last decade and a half. Just last weekend, thousands of people lined up […]

More Americans Trust Fox News Than Obama On Climate Change, Poll Finds

More U.S. adults believe Fox News is a reliable source of information about climate change than believe President Barack Obama is, according to a new poll from St. Leo University. The March poll of 1,016 Americans found that 17 percent trust Fox News on climate change, while only 11 percent trust the president. Twenty-two percent […]

Medicine Help Donated to Piedmont Triad Ambulance & Rescue by Charles Myrick of Americans Consultants RX

ACRX Recognition Gallery: American Consultants Rx http://www.acrx.org -As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost of gas,and the rising cost of prescription drug cost. Charles Myrick ,the President of American Consultants Rx, announced the re-release of the American Consultants Rx community service project which consist of millions of free […]

Medicine Help Donated to Piedmont Triad Ambulance & Rescue by Charles Myrick of Americans Consultants RX

ACRX Recognition Gallery: American Consultants Rx http://www.acrx.org -As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost of gas,and the rising cost of prescription drug cost. Charles Myrick ,the President of American Consultants Rx, announced the re-release of the American Consultants Rx community service project which consist of millions of free […]

More Americans Survive Childhood Cancers, But Health Problems Persist

Malignancies and treatments can take toll on quality of life in adulthood, study finds healthfinder.gov Daily News SPECIAL NEWS BULLETIN!-http://www.acrx.org -As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost of gas,and the rising cost of prescription drug cost. Charles Myrick ,the President of American Consultants Rx, announced the re-release of […]

Weekly Address: Protecting Working Americans’ Paychecks

In this week’s address, the President highlighted the progress made protecting American consumers since he signed Wall Street reform into law five years ago, including an important new step taken by the independent Consumer Financial Protection Bureau earlier this week toward preventing abuses in payday lending. Uploads by The White House Special News Bulletin-http://www.acrx.org -As […]

What Makes Americans So Optimistic?

For centuries, visitors to the United States have been struck by the boundless optimism of its people. Recent research bears out the stereotype, confirming that Americans really are more hopeful about the future than their peers in other wealthy nations. But it also suggests that American optimism may now be waning in the face of […]

George Zimmerman: Obama Turned Americans Against Me

George Zimmerman, the man acquitted in the murder of Trayvon Martin, said President Barack Obama turned Americans against him. In an interview posted online Monday by his lawyer, Zimmerman argues Obama shouldn’t have weighed in on his case. “President Obama held his Rose Garden speech stating, ‘If I had a son he would look like […]

Poll Reveals Americans’ Feelings About Open Relationships And Sex Parties

HuffPost’s Love+Sex podcast recently traveled to Brooklyn to find out what happens at one of the most exclusive sex parties in New York. While there were many surprises at the event, co-hosts Carina Kolodny and Noah Michelson were perhaps most intrigued to discover the diversity of the guests attending the party and it got them […]

More Middle-Aged Americans Are Getting Hips Replaced

Over 10 years, rate of surgeries nearly doubled for those ages 45 to 64 healthfinder.gov Daily News SPECIAL NEWS BULLETIN!-http://www.acrx.org -As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost of gas,and the rising cost of prescription drug cost. Charles Myrick ,the President of American Consultants Rx, announced the re-release of […]

Trying to Destroy Americans’ Basic Right to Health Coverage

This month, Tea Party advocates took their second shot in front of the Supreme Court to eviscerate the Affordable Care Act. Three years ago, the Court in a 5-4 vote maintained the key precepts of the law which at the time was little more than a legal concept. Today, the ACA is far more than […]

White House Reports Historic Drop in Uninsured Americans

More than 16 million have gained coverage since Affordable Care Act took effect, officials say healthfinder.gov Daily News SPECIAL NEWS BULLETIN!-http://www.acrx.org -As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost of gas,and the rising cost of prescription drug cost. Charles Myrick ,the President of American Consultants Rx, announced the re-release […]

The President’s Advisory Council for Financial Capability of Young Americans

On March 3, 2015, President Obama’s Advisory Council for Financial Capability of Young Americans met at the White House to help find ways to encourage building a financial education at an early stage in schools, families, communities, and the work place. Uploads by The White House Special News Bulletin-http://www.acrx.org -As millions of Americans strive to […]

Weekly Address: Ensuring Hard-Working Americans Retire with Dignity

In this week’s address, the President reiterated his commitment to middle-class economics, and to ensuring that all hard-working Americans get the secure and dignified retirement they deserve. Uploads by The White House Special News Bulletin-http://www.acrx.org -As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost of gas,and the rising cost of […]

Weekly Address: Ensuring Hardworking Americans Retire with Dignity

President Barack Obama tapes the Weekly Address in the Library of the White House, Feb. 27, 2015. (Official White House Photo by Amanda Lucidon) In this week’s address, the President reiterated his commitment to middle-class economics, and to ensuring that all hardworking Americans get the secure and dignified retirement they deserve. While most financial advisers […]

Only 35 Percent Of Americans Still Think Bill O’Reilly Is Trustworthy

The allegations building against Bill O’Reilly are apparently taking a harsh toll on his trustworthiness and favorability among Americans. Only 35 percent of Americans still find the Fox News host trustworthy, while 21 percent find him “very untrustworthy” and 16 percent find him “somewhat untrustworthy,” according to a HuffPost/YouGov poll conducted this week. Thirty-seven percent […]

How Much Coffee Do Americans Drink Every Day?

Coffee is one of life’s greatest gifts. Not only does it help most people wake up in the morning, it also has a lot of health benefits. But how much do we know about coffee? How much should we be drinking, and how much are Americans actually drinking? Luckily, the folks at Zagat have some […]

Ann Coulter Believes Americans Should Fear ‘Illegal Immigrants’ More Than ISIS

Ann Coulter’s latest message to Americans: “illegal aliens” in the United States are far more dangerous than ISIS. Oh, and if you don’t want to be murdered by ISIS, just avoid travel to Syria. The conservative pundit penned a column for WorldNetDaily on Wednesday, arguing that undocumented immigrants in the United States pose a greater […]

Americans Think Republicans Are Intolerant, Too Extreme, And Right On Foreign Policy

There’s good news and bad news for both parties, in a Pew Research poll out Thursday: Republicans are seen as extreme and intolerant but more trusted to handle international issues, while Democrats’ position as the party of the middle class doesn’t translate into an edge on the economy. Compared to the GOP, Democrats are 24 […]

Nutrition Panel Urges Americans to Eat Green, Limit Sugar, Drink Coffee and More

A new report by the Dietary Guidelines Advisory Committee (DGAC), which convenes every five years and advises the federal government on the official dietary guidelines, calls for some changes to the American diet. The purpose of the Advisory Report is to inform the government on the scientific evidence related to diet and nutrition. The U.S. […]

Dangerous C. Difficile Germ Infects 500,000 Americans a Year: CDC

Overuse of antibiotics tied to rise in serious infections healthfinder.gov Daily News SPECIAL NEWS BULLETIN!-http://www.acrx.org -As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost of gas,and the rising cost of prescription drug cost. Charles Myrick ,the President of American Consultants Rx, announced the re-release of the American Consultants Rx community […]

Telling the Untold Stories of African Americans in STEM

This Wednesday at 2:00pm ET, the White House is bringing back “We the Geeks” with a new episode on the Stories of African Americans in STEM. Tune in to this Google+ Hangout to hear from extraordinary (and extraordinarily geeky) students, scientists, engineers, and inventors, about how they got inspired to pursue STEM and how they […]

Fewer Americans Burdened by Medical Bills: Study

Health reform, recovering economy may be easing families’ financial problems, experts say healthfinder.gov Daily News SPECIAL NEWS BULLETIN!-http://www.acrx.org -As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost of gas,and the rising cost of prescription drug cost. Charles Myrick ,the President of American Consultants Rx, announced the re-release of the American […]

Dr. Jill Biden: “All Americans Deserve the Opportunity to Reach Their Full Potential”

Dr. Jill Biden delivers closing remarks at DREAM 2015 in Baltimore, Maryland, February 20, 2015. (Photo by Craig Huey) This morning, Dr. Jill Biden delivered remarks at DREAM 2015 — Achieving the Dream’s Annual Institute on Student Success — to highlight the Administration’s commitment to community colleges. read more White House.gov Blog Feed SPECIAL NEWS BULLETIN […]

Telling the Untold Stories of African Americans in STEM

February is Black History Month – and there’s no better time to celebrate and share the stories of all-star African Americans in science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM). Today, minorities remain considerably underrepresented in many areas of the Nation’s STEM student-pool and workforce. This is a squandered opportunity for our country and for those bright, […]

Telling the Untold Stories of African Americans in STEM

February is Black History Month – and there’s no better time to celebrate and share the stories of all-star African Americans in science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM). Today, minorities remain considerably underrepresented in many areas of the Nation’s STEM student-pool and workforce. This is a squandered opportunity for our country and for those bright, […]

More Americans Dying From Hypothermia, CDC Says

Doctor offers tips to avoid dangerous drops in body temperatures during cold winter months healthfinder.gov Daily News SPECIAL NEWS BULLETIN!-http://www.acrx.org -As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost of gas,and the rising cost of prescription drug cost. Charles Myrick ,the President of American Consultants Rx, announced the re-release of […]

More Than 11 Million Americans Are Now Covered

Five years ago, the Affordable Care Act became law — opening the doors to affordable, quality health insurance for millions of people. And today, we learned that, thanks to the health care law, about 11.4 million Americans are signed up for private health coverage that suits their needs. Uploads by The White House Special News […]