The U.S. is facing a startling healthcare crisis, a shortage of physicians. Amid this growing shortage, Hallie Peilet explains, doctors who studied in foreign countries are becoming more important. 

The birth control pill has been around for decades and while it was initially used to prevent pregnancy, doctors now prescribe it to treat a whole host of other ailments. But one Texas author and a nutritionist say the pill can affect a woman's thinking, emotions and behavior. 

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Former US special envoy to Ukraine Kurt Volker delivers his opening statements before the House Intelligence Committee conducting the impeachment inquiry into President Donald Trump.

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Former National Security aide Tim Morrison details conversations he had with EU ambassador Gordon Sondland in which Sondland tied Ukrainian investigations into Hunter Biden and Burisma as a condition of receiving security aid from the US.

UNITED NATIONS (AP) — Afghanistan’s first female ambassador to the United Nations has started a U.N. group to protect the rights Afghan women gained after the Taliban was ousted from power 18 years ago, amid fresh efforts to rekindle talks with the fundamentalist group to end the country’s l…

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El ALTO, Bolivia (AP) — Police and soldiers on Tuesday escorted gasoline tankers from a major Bolivian fuel plant that had been blockaded for five days by supporters of former President Evo Morales, and at least three people were reported killed while the operation was underway.

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LONDON (AP) — British Prime Minister Boris Johnson and opposition leader Jeremy Corbyn attacked each other’s policies on Brexit, health care and the economy Tuesday in a televised election debate that likely failed to answer the question troubling many voters: Why should we trust you?

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