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Major shift as Trump opens way for Medicaid work requirement

In a major policy shift that could affect millions of low-income people, the Trump administration said Thursday it is offering a path for states that want to seek work requirements on Medicaid recipients.

Trump escalates feud with Senate leader over health care

President Donald Trump is escalating a feud with his party's leader in the Senate.

Clinton, Sanders spar over taxes, health care

Hillary Rodham Clinton's campaign is launching a new offensive on taxes, saying Bernie Sanders' health care plan would require middle-class workers to pay higher taxes.

NC owes medical providers for care for the poor, elderly

The state budget office says the North Carolina's Medicaid program owes medical providers for nearly two years of payments for care for the poor and elderly.

Rep. David Rouzer talks first 100 days

The first 100 days in Congress are now in the rear view mirror for Rep. David Rouzer.

Sen. Hagan visits Wilmington, speaks about Medicare, debates and Ebola

videoSenator Kay Hagan made a stop in the Port City to speak to seniors about the future of Medicare and Social Security.

Complaints roll in about problems with NCTracks

videoOfficials at the state Department of Health and Human Services issued public statements last summer saying the new computer system for processing Medicaid claims was working great, even as newly released records show complaints were coming from across the state.

Medicare: Cost-saving changes coming for diabetics

Medicare begins a major change next month that could save older diabetics money and time when they buy crucial supplies to test their blood sugar.

Child counselor sentenced for fraud and arson

video A former Chadbourn school counselor will spend three decades behind bars for setting fire to his office to cover up Medicare fraud.

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Nonprofit assistance grant program

The nonprofit grant program will provide $700,000 in assistance to the nonprofit community in New Hanover County, allocated through grants of no less than $10,000 and up to $50,000 per organization.

AP-NORC poll: Most unvaccinated Americans don’t want shots

Those findings underscore the challenges facing public health officials as soaring infections in some states again threaten to overwhelm hospitals.

Search for bodies concludes at Florida condo collapse site

Firefighters have officially ended their search for bodies in the debris of the collapsed Surfside condo building.

Wilmington Police investigating shooting on Metting Road

A Wilmington Police spokesman said officers responded to a call about a shooting in the 3600 block of Metting Road just before 3 p.m. this afternoon.