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People have been rushing to prepay their property taxes for next year before the new tax rules go into effect on Jan. 1.
Public health officials worry about the number of parents who aren’t getting children vaccinated. A study suggests that getting multiple shots while in preschool contributes to vaccine fear.
In several states, private schools could see a windfall next year thanks to the new tax bill.
The inspector general of the Department of Health and Human Services raised significant concerns regarding the Food and Drug Administration’s removal of tainted food from store shelves.
As the year draws to a close and the news cycle continues to reset every day, let’s pause and revisit some of the most important news events from 2017.
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) – Kentucky remains the 26th largest state by population, based on newly released census data that shows an increase in residents of 0.4 percent from last year…. Read More
MORGANTOWN, W.Va. (AP) – A jump in the number of drug overdose deaths in West Virginia has prompted a researcher to call for expanded treatment and a sustainable distribution program… Read More
CLEVELAND (AP) – A Cleveland police officer acquitted of a misdemeanor charge in the 2015 fatal shooting of an unarmed teenager after a store break-in has been fired for violating… Read More
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — With single-digit temperatures and sub-zero wind chill readings sweeping across Ohio, state authorities are urging people to check on older residents to make sure they’re safe…. Read More
Jessica Reed is a mother of five kids below the age of 14. She is a registered and licensed dietitian. In her spare time, she swims, bikes, and runs. She… Read More
Despite his own claims to the contrary, President Trump signed fewer laws than any of his recent predecessors. But numbers aren’t everything. Significance matters more.