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Care for dementia patients lag in some assisted care facilities

In California, 45 percent of assisted living facilities have violated one or more state dementia regulations during the past five years, report finds.

Judge's ruling on Obamacare poses new problems for GOP

Health care was the top issue in November election ahead of immigration and the economy, according to VoteCast, an Associated Press national survey.

One state set to drop blood-alcohol limit to .05, strictest in country

An average-sized man reaches a .05 blood-alcohol level by having more than two standard drinks in the first hour and over one per hour after that.

Powerful storms shatter records, cause huge waves

"Stay well back from the ocean or risk certain death," the National Weather Service tweeted in all caps.

Mass shootings, economy ranked as most significant news events of 2018

The 2018 data comes after yet another grim drumbeat of gun violence in schools, places of worship, and watering holes throughout the year.