Briefly in Religion
Religious events, people and issues around Denton County.
The Place is Argyle: Pressure builds up when tension runs high
McConnell prods senators on health care bill, amid dim odds
Budget office: GOP health bill adds 22 million uninsured
WASHINGTON (AP) -- A revised Republican health care bill would drive up the number of uninsured Americans by 22 million by 2026, the Congressional Budget Office estimated Thursday in a report unlikely to help GOP leaders persuade their party's senators to back the reeling legislation in an upcoming showdown vote.
Institute taps seniors for lifelong learning
It's a program with a long and formal name: The University of North Texas Osher Lifelong Learning Institute. Its mission is simple: Offer classes to North Texans ages 50 and older.
Brain scans may change care for some people with memory loss
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Does it really take an expensive brain scan to diagnose Alzheimer's? Not everybody needs one but new research suggests that for a surprising number of patients whose memory problems are hard to pin down, PET scans may lead to changes in treatment.
Other Stories in Health
McConnell delays vote on health care after McCain surgery
Bob Moos: Our overuse of pain medications threatens our health
Valley View family rests easy thanks to some helping paws
Children at risk as Vatican hospital chased profits
Soy ‘milk’? Even federal agencies can’t agree on terminology
Health care bill appears doomed
WASHINGTON -- President Donald Trump declared Tuesday it's time to "let Obamacare fail" after the latest GOP health care plan crashed and burned in the Senate, a stunning failure for the president, Republican leader Mitch McConnell and a party that has vowed for years to abolish the law.
August begins new year for 4-H in Denton County
Youth learn useful skills, how to get along with people and how to help our community and country. · Project work — members choose from over 30 different projects which spark their interests. · Demonstrations — members learn to speak in front of others and present on their project work. · Recreation — members play games and make new friends during club meetings. · Community service — members help improve their community through engaging in service projects....
Flower Mound church to host quarterly blood drive
Trinity Presbyterian Church of Flower Mound will host its quarterly blood drive from 8 a.m. to noon Sunday at the church, 5500 Morriss Road, and the public is invited.