Mexico launches plan to mark vaquita porpoise reserve

Enviroment 03/21/19, 20:02

The Mexican government said Thursday it will use buoys to mark the reserve of the world's most endangered marine mammal, in a bid to save the last remaining 10 or so vaquita marina porpoises.The Environment Department promised to provide social programs and jobs for fishing communities in the upper Gulf ...

Explains: What happens in a partial government shutdown

Politics 12/29/18, 14:30

A look at the impact of the partial government shutdown that began on Dec. 22: ____ WHAT'S OPEN AND WHAT'S CLOSED Social Security checks will go out and troops will remain at their posts. Doctors and hospitals will receive their Medicare and Medicaid reimbursements. The U.S. Postal Service is an independent agency and ...

Explains: What happens in a partial government shutdown

U.S. 12/22/18, 12:09

A look at the impact of the partial government shutdown: ____ WHAT'S OPEN AND WHAT'S CLOSED Social Security checks will go out and troops will remain at their posts. Doctors and hospitals will receive their Medicare and Medicaid reimbursements. The U.S. Postal Service, busy delivering packages for the holiday season, is an independent ...

Nebraska backs Medicaid expansion, re-elects Republicans

Politics 11/07/18, 04:17

Nebraska voters endorsed a proposal to expand Medicaid coverage under the federal health care law but also elected a slate of Republicans who have railed against it as an unsustainable government program.State officials are now required to submit a Medicaid expansion plan to the federal government for approval following Tuesday's ...

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