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Heart Disease Hurting U.S. Life Expectancy

(CNN) - People in the U.S. aren't living longer than they did ten years ago and a team of researchers says it knows why. Heart disease, not the opioid crisis. According to a study published on Monday in the…

500+ Coronavirus Cases, 20+ Deaths In U.S.

(CNN) - The U.S. now has more than 500 cases of coronavirus on record. Almost every state now has an outbreak. The cases include dozens of people repatriated to the U.S. But, it's the cases of community spread that…

U.S. Household Debt Hits Record $14 Trillion

(CNN) - Americans are in debt more now than ever before, but that's no as bad as it might sound. Some of that debt comes from new homeowners. Interest rates for mortgages dipped below 4% in 2019 for the…

1st U.S. Citizen Dies Of Coronavirus In Wuhan

(CNN) - The first U.S. citizen has died from coronavirus in the Chinese city of Wuhan. The U.S. embassy in Beijing says the patient was 60-years-old and died at Jinyintan hospital. Since breaking out in Wuhan in December, the…

Washington Coronavirus Patient Discharged From Hospital

Seattle, WA (KCPQ) - The first person diagnosed with coranavirus in the U.S. is now at home resting. The hospital caring for him says he's been discharged. The patient is a man in his 30s. He's been receiving care…

TSA Issues New Guidelines For U.S. Flights

(CNN) - The TSA is sending out a new security directive to airlines in the United States amid the rapid spread of the coronavirus. The new guidelines will reportedly go into effect Sunday. The airlines will be required to…

Google Antitrust Investigation Meeting

(CNN) - Multiple levels of U.S. governments are teaming up to investigate Google. Dozens of states are looking into the tech giant; for potential violations of antitrust laws. Now, the attorneys general might be getting help from the U.S.…

Papyrus Store Closing

(CNN) - A mall staple is going out of business. Papyrus, best known for selling stationery and upscale greeting cards is folding. Schurman fine paper, which owns the brand, filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy on Thursday. It's closing all…

U.S. Added 145,000 Jobs In December

(CNN) - The economy added 145,000 new jobs last month. That's 100,000 fewer than in November and about 40,000 less than the average over the past three months. It was enough to keep unemployment at three-point-five percent, though which…

Nestle Selling U.S. Ice Cream Business For $4 Billion

(CNN) - Ice cream lovers, some of your favorite brands could be changing hands. Nestle, a Swiss food company is selling its U.S. ice cream business for a projected $4 billion. The company owns Haagen Dazs, Dreyer's and Drumstick…