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Saturday, Feb 6, 2016 at 06:10 PM CST

NY Gov. Cuomo to Ban Gay Conversion Therapy

NY Gov. Cuomo to Ban Gay Conversion Therapy

New York is taking steps to stop therapists from trying to change young people's sexual orientation, Gov. Andrew Cuomo announced Saturday, joining other states that have acted against what's known as gay...

Friday, Feb 5, 2016 at 05:38 PM CST

University of North Texas Warns Students of Zika Virus

University of North Texas Warns Students of Zika Virus

The University of North Texas is urging students to be careful amidst the spread of the Zika virus in parts of Texas and elsewhere.

Friday, Feb 5, 2016 at 01:51 PM CST

Zika Scare Reopens Abortion Debate in Brazil

Zika Scare Reopens Abortion Debate in Brazil

Fears over the Zika virus are reopening the debate over abortion in Brazil, where the procedure is illegal under most cases, NBC News reported. Brazilian bishops opposed a petition seeking to expand abortion...

Friday, Feb 5, 2016 at 08:00 PM CST

CDC Issues Updated Zika Guidelines

CDC Issues Updated Zika Guidelines

A Brazilian health official warned pregnant women to think twice before giving a kiss as global measures mounted Friday against the Zika virus suspected of a link to birth defects.

Friday, Feb 5, 2016 at 11:48 AM CST

CDC Issues Updated Zika Guidelines

CDC Issues Updated Zika Guidelines

A Brazilian health official warned pregnant women to think twice before giving a kiss as global measures mounted Friday against the Zika virus suspected of a link to birth defects.

Friday, Feb 5, 2016 at 04:13 PM CST

Free Eye Exams, Glasses at Kids Vision Fest

Free Eye Exams, Glasses at Kids Vision Fest

Helping kids see better is the focus of an event today in Tarrant County. Friday nearly 1,000 children will receive free eye exams and glasses at the Kids Vision Fest.

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