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Trump to order hospitals to be transparent about healthcare costs
"All the iran talk it may have gotten lost in the shuffle though bit but an fascinating executive order signed by the president yesterday talk a little bit about it president trump signed an executive order that is aimed at curbing healthcare costs by making things more transparent this would require health insurance and health providers to reveal the pricing for patients the president saying there's no consistency no predictability the way it is now so here's what's going to happen it doesn't change the actual healthcare system but what it does do is create rules that would require hospitals to disclose the prices to patients now the question is how is this all going to work that's what we don't know is it going to be something where you'd go to you know the the emergency room for treatment of something and they hand you a piece of paper and say here's all the charges and this is what you would be expected to pay or we also don't know whether or not it's going to be what what we'll pay or what health insurance providers have negotiated with the hospitals and the doctors and that's the key because health insurance companies have been notoriously very secretive when it comes to how they negotiate these prices and how they come up with these prices you know you get one of those explanation of benefits and it'll say this procedure cost you a thousand dollars we negotiated that down to three hundred and fifty dollars and you have to pay a hundred and twenty-five so it's like well how did you get to that three hundred and fifty deals originally costs you know how do you figure that out that's what we don't know yet and we're still waiting to hear that a lot of times there are unintended consequences are insurers are healthcare groups sending any warnings about this order yeah there are some who are saying that they're concerned about this because you know some there have been studies done in the past say when you disclose the prices for things and there are very few competitors what you get is let's say you have to hospitals in town and one of the east end of town says i'm going to charge you five thousand dollars for this procedure and they one of the west and a challenge says i'm going to charge your seven hundred seventy five hundred dollars for this procedure well he goes well wow we could be charging seven seventy five hundred let's raise our prices that's a concern people are saying that that could be a concern and the other thing again is how do you come up with these prices i mean you know we we have decided that also signed an executive order saying do you have to put prices on drugs when it comes to tv commercials so starting next week we're going to start seeing those at the end of the healthcare commercial urea the drug commercial you're going to see here's what you would be expected to pay with insurance here's what you would be expected to pay for this drug without insurance so the trump administration is trying to say look we maybe can't change the entire healthcare system but we'll be can do is kinda change things and make it a little bit more transparent because we all have these high deductibles are health insurance networks are getting narrower narrower and a lot of doctors are acting more like independent contractors rather than being employed by hospitals so they're charging whatever they want so let's try and get it out there on the table so we can be better health care consumers we're talking to a._b._c. news correspondent cheri preston so this order has a couple of extra prongs to it as well including an expansion of health
Meghan Markle Goes Into Labor
"Meghan Markle, the duchess of Sussex has gone into labor with her first child. Prince Harry's office says he is with his wife Buckingham Palace has confirmed. It they had said they would let the public know when she went into labor, and then we would have to wait until the family released information on its own Meghan Markle, Mary to Prince, Harry, of course, as a week past her due date. They had said they wanted to have the child at frog more their home in the grounds of Windsor Castle. They are not saying whether the newest Royal will be born there or at a nearby hospital correspondent, Cheri Preston. The baby will be seven thin line to
Mitch McConnell Sees Democratic ‘Power Grab’ in Proposal to Make Election Day a Holiday
"Reforming the election process. Or is it more of a power grab for what it's worth, I'm Cheri Preston. What do you think of the idea of getting the day off to vote? It's something that Democrats in congress have proposed. They think it would help get more people to the polls. Republican Senate leader Mitch McConnell, not a fan. Bill would make election day. A new paid holiday for government workers and created an additional brand new paid leave benefit for up to six days under the proposal, federal employees would be dispatched to polling places that also helped people who wouldn't necessarily be able to get there. That's what America needs another paid holiday and a bunch of government workers being paid to go out and work. Some are on our colleagues on the other side on their campaigns. The Bill would also require presidential candidates to release their tax returns and compel states to adopt independent redistricting commissions, the Democrats, call it election. Fairness a power grab smelling more. And more block exactly
2 more measles cases confirmed, 11 others suspected in Clark Co.
"The housing market ABC, Sherry Preston explains. College grads, oh on average, more than thirty five thousand dollars in student loans when they leave school that adds up to one and a half trillion dollars in debt load and it signed by the Federal Reserve as the main reason home ownership among people ages twenty four to thirty to his fallen significantly between two thousand five in two thousand fourteen. It's also cited as a reason more younger Americans are moving out of rural areas. The fed says half of all student loan borrowers moving to urban areas within six years of graduation as they search for higher paying jobs, Cheri Preston. ABC news. Gena piper now has his own beer in a piper hazy IPA's as made by Portland brewing. Proceeds from the beer we'll go towards his new nonprofit weird pediatrics United in a piper. Brian Kidd says the organizations dedicated to keeping Portland weird by voting unique local culture, Wall Street today. Dow's up one every twenty one points, NASDAQ is up forty four s and p is up seventeen. Down traffic. Worker there in the right lane there. Northbound I five near the Fremont bridge. Things are jammed up now all the way back to the Mark without west eighty four now is very slow twenty eight to five and a little bit of slowing Washington park down sunset, Len Masterson t e x traffic
"cheri preston" Discussed on KOMO
"Cheri Preston back for more William bar, the president's pick to be the next attorney general heading into day two of his confirmation hearing this hour ABC's chief Justice correspondent Pierre Thomas says that Robert Mueller investigation dominated day one the president's own pick for Torney general saying he knows Bob Muller that he's a marine. He's a friend and that Muller would not conduct a witch-hunt vowing to protect the special counsel's investigation. President Trump looking to hold more talks today on the partial government shutdown ABC's. Karen Travers is at the White House say twenty-six of the government shutdown and President Trump for the second day in a row sits down with lawmakers here at the White House. The president extended invitation to the problem solvers caucus a bipartisan group of house members yesterday only Republican showed up for a meeting with Mr. Trump to talk border security. Congress says it'll skip a recess plan for next week the shutdown still going on later today. Bipartisan Bill will be introduced to raise the federal minimum wage to fifteen dollars an hour by the year twenty twenty four after the Brexit vote failed in Great Britain. Prime Minister Theresa May's now facing a no confidence vote today. ABC's James Longman says deadline is looming. If a deal isn't done in just seventy two days, we could crush out which columnists won't could have dia consequences the UK economy. For instance, hit by eight percent house prices down by as much as thirty percent. And the pound losing even more value against the dollar anti-european groups, call these stories, but a no deal would have a global impact looks like there is a deal in place to keep Sears opened. It was close to the negotiations. Reporting Sears holdings has agreed to move forward with the more than five billion dollar bid by chairman Eddie Lampert. Hedge fund to save Sears. It's four hundred Sears and KMart stores that Kenmore brand and the jobs of fifty thousand employees the agreement reached early Wednesday morning ends two days of discussions over the bid and the bids of liquidators ABC's. Ryan burrow, says the agreement still needs to be.
"cheri preston" Discussed on KOA 850 AM
"It's worth, I'm Cheri Preston. What's happening at the border, and whether it constitutes a crisis the arguments continuing to be made on both sides. Vice President Mike Pence saying it's not all about humans crossing the border ninety percent of all the heroin that comes into this country. That claims the lives of three hundred Americans every week comes through our southern border. DA agents have said that almost all of that is smuggled in through legal points of entry a wall wouldn't stop it national emergency harder. Early says, California Democratic Senator Kamala Harris, it's just simply not true. There was a bipartisan effort out of the United States Senate and the United States Congress to pass a funding of the government and the president is holding it up because of his vanity project, which is this wall digging in. Yes, yes. And yes, I think President Trump is prepared to do. What's necessary? I think that we will see again the checks and balances kick in for what it's worth, Cheri Preston, ABC news culture when you sign up, but there are so confident in their exit service that if they don't get you out, you'll get a full refund. Call eight four four nine nine nine exit. Belen Pollock are the team of attorneys that I would use. If someone hurt me, and it wasn't my fault. I mean, let's be real sometimes things happen. Sometimes people aren't paying attention. Sometimes people are acting like jerks, and you're the victim if this has happened to you you have to have a plan because you don't know what's going to happen down the line. And.
"cheri preston" Discussed on KTAR 92.3FM
"I'm Cheri Preston out with the old and the one hundred fifteenth congress ending now, the new congress with Democrats in charge of the house opens in about an hour. ABC's? Serena Marshall is on Capitol Hill ads expected anti Pelosi becomes house speaker. Again, she plans to tell fellow congressman she will focus on public education, creating good jobs and secure pensions to protect families in the future show. Immediately offer a Bill to reopen the government and a time line to make a border immigration deal at the White House ABC's. Karen Travers says President Trump is talking about the Democrats shutdown and the border wall. President Trump on Twitter says Democrats are digging in their heels on border security because of the twenty twenty election on day thirteen of the partial government shutdown. The president writes that Democrats no they can't win because of all of his achievements. So their hardline position on border security is quote strictly politics last month. The president said he would take the mantle of a government shutdown and wouldn't blame Democrats, but he's been pointing the finger at Democrats for several weeks. Now. Now. Karen Travers ABC news, the White House from Pennsylvania Avenue to Wall Street where markets have been falling all morning right now, the Dow is down five hundred fifty seven points today after apple made the surprise announcement that it's cutting revenue estimates by billions the problem. I phoned demand is slowing in China. Hiring is picking up though across America payroll company. ADP says two hundred seventy one thousand jobs were created last month. The Labor Department is out with its look at jobs tomorrow. The hunt goes on for a gunman who fired into a car near Houston killing a seven-year-old girl. ABC's will car is. They're shooting is shattered one family here in Houston. A seven year old girl is dead her loved ones pleading for answers and some members of this community are now questioning at this attack was racially motivated seven year old jasmine Barnes was in the car with her mom and her three sisters on Sunday morning. When Dorsey and man, red truck pulled up next to them as sort of firing into their car. You're listening to ABC news. Arizona's.
CIA considered potential truth serum on terror suspects
"Shot a million dollar. Civil lawsuit has also been filed against the officer seven twenty forty four degrees in Boston this used to be called parking. But in a day of self driving cars, there's no virtually no limit to what activities motorists can partake in on the go. A new study from the very academic sounding annals of tourism research says when robot cars. Become normal. We'll all be eating sleeping and fooling around in our vehicles. That sounds pretty fun. But the researchers point out the new roles could cause economic disruption for roadside restaurants highway motels even prostitution study, author Scott Cohen tells fast company, it's not impossible to imagine a red light district on the move, especially when you take into account, according to some polls sixty percent of us have had sex in a car at some point in our lives, Cheri Preston. ABC news look at Wall Street today much better than yesterday. But still the market is in the red can't seem to shake at the Dow down triple digits one hundred points. Exactly, NASDAQ and S and P struggling as well yesterday, though, much different story. Six hundred point selloff used to be called here at WBZ at seven twenty one speaking of unusual activity these days aviation officials in Ireland are investigating a series of reports in which pilots have described seeing bright lights moving quickly over the skies of Ireland. These lights were lights were observed from two airlines. Last Friday morning. There were no scheduled air activities in the vicinity of those light flashes. At the time seven twenty two time now to get caught up on Hollywood with the entertainment report from Romeo at kiss HBO is just an ounce at the final season of game of thrones will premiere in April of two thousand nineteen no specific release date yet. John Mayer says rapper Drake helped him get sober says he was at his thirtieth birthday last year made a complete fool of himself in realize it's time to get some help mayor says not drinking anymore took some adjustment. But he's doing well Stanley says the fantastic four saved him from quitting comics years ago. Back in one thousand nine hundred sixty after he was already in the business for twenty years says he was ready to get out fell in
"cheri preston" Discussed on KTAR 92.3FM
"I'm Cheri Preston. We're just days away from what some say are the most important midterm elections in recent history. And even though the president is not on the ballot. His influence is according to a new ABC news Washington Post poll. Gary Langer of Langer research associates director polling for ABC news. President Trump has a forty percent job approval rating in this poll, the lowest for any president heading into his first midterm since nineteen Forty-six and six ten likely voters say they're looking for a candidate who shares their opinion of Mr. Trump it works out to an eight point lead for the Democrats in national house vote preference. Now, what if the Democrats do take back control of the house ABC news chief anchor George Stephanopoulos with more on what a split congress would mean for the Trump presidency number one it stops the ability of of the president and Republicans to advance their agenda through a unified house and Senate number two. It opens up the possibility the president's going to be facing multiple investigations on multiple fronts. If you've got a house majority with subpoena power, they can look into questions not only about Russian interference in the last election. But all kinds of oversight of President Trump his administration his businesses that's a brand new ballgame. Because of that the president has been campaigning hard for Republicans on Saturday. He was in Montana in Florida today. He'll be in Tennessee. Former President Obama has been in Florida and Georgia some of those who survived the yoga studio shooting in Tallahassee Florida talking about it. Danielle Garcia, Alabama was shot in the leg. It went through and through my and luckily, there was a Hispanic lady behind me that helped me up and she helped me run down the stairs. A man in the yoga class was able to hit the gunman with a vacuum cleaner studying him and helping her and others get away. The sounds from Iran this morning. Doughnuts. Bows is rallying in Tehran against the US marking the anniversary of the nineteen Seventy-nine embassy takeover and protesting the renewal of sanctions that were lifted under the Iran nuclear deal. You're listening to ABC news..
China reportedly carried out a hardware hack on Apple and Amazon
"Affected companies. The FBI says it had been investigating this. But both companies deny any such investigation. With Tech Trends, I'm Cheri Preston. ABC news attorneys general in at least two states are investigating a cyber intrusion at Google attorneys-general here in New York, and in Connecticut said they would investigate after Google said it discovered a. Bug. That may have exposed the profiles of a half million, Google plus users the company said it is shutting down Google, plus for consumers user, names, e mails, occupations, genders and ages were potentially compromised in the data breach which was discovered in March the data was potentially exposed to app, developers which Google said did not exploited ABC's Aaron Katersky and an investigation is underway. After a California DMV mistakenly registered hundreds of people to vote officials sent a letter to the secretary of state Alex Padilla, Monday, saying fifteen hundred people were aronie registered. And some of those people were non-citizens domestic was made under the state's new motor-voter program and
"cheri preston" Discussed on News Radio 1190 KEX
"I'm Cheri Preston. Special delivery to the Senate the report from the FBI on sexual assault allegations against supreme court nominee. Brad Kavanagh senators will start going over at this morning. ABC's? Emily row says a key. Preliminary vote has been set for tomorrow with break. Kavanagh's lifelong appointment to the nation's highest court on the line. The full Senate could vote on his final confirmation this weekend. The decision could come down to a handful of undecided senators, including Republicans, Lisa Murkowski, Jeff flake, and Susan Collins along with democrat, Joe Manchin, all four condemning President Trump's mockery of Christine Blasi Ford at a campaign rally. One police officer is dead. Several more hurt than a shooting in Florence, South Carolina. NBC's Pete combs says one person is under arrest. Lawrence police chief Alain Hiber calls it. One of the worst days in his department's history. Four officers shot one of them his friend for three decades, the bravest police officer that I have ever known killed three. Florence county deputies were also shot this us. A man in an upscale home and sheriff's Lieutenant Mike von says, he wasn't alone subject remained barricaded in the residence with children. It took an armored vehicle to rescue the wounded officers a former intern in a congressional office is now accused of leaking private information on several senators Jackson Costco, had worked in the office of congresswoman Sheila jackson-lee FBI agents. Have arrested navy vet in Utah accused of sending letters that set off worries about the poison rice. In turns out, the letters were not dangerous ABC news contributor and former FBI agent. Brad, Garret these cases usually easy to solve because people who put substances like this in the mail art, very sophisticated. Police are still looking for a suspected killer in Tennessee. Investigators think Kirby Wallace is on the run near Nashville. He's wanted for two murders. The clean-up work continues in Indonesia..
Doctors push ban on baby walkers
"What it's worth, I'm Cheri Preston. Two hundred thirty thousand that's how many children have been injured in one of these. You can't see it, obviously. But that's the sound of a little baby in a Walker. There are loads of videos online little kids and baby walkers, but the American Academy of pediatrics wishes there weren't actually calling for a complete ban on baby walkers. And here's why according to the journal pediatrics two thousand kids are injured every year in walkers a total of more than two hundred thirty thousand have been hurt since nineteen ninety most of them head and neck injuries. And those are just the kids who went to the emergency room. Here's the issue walkers give even very young children quick mobility. But they're just not ready for the last time. The study looked at all this was about ten years ago. This is the first comprehensive check on number
New Apple Watch heart monitor
"Is in Jacksonville North Carolina about twenty miles inland. Oslo county. They actually didn't even open up any shelters. They were busing people inland further inland. Tickets other shelters that other counties getting them out of this area. We did see it meets the people that decided to ride the storm out. We always come across those folks for the advice to everyone wants to get out of town. But obviously at this point if you have not left at
"cheri preston" Discussed on KSRO
"I'm Cheri Preston. Hurricane Florence now down to a category two, but still packing dangerous winds and a lot of rain it's closing in on the Carolina coast. ABC's Jim Ryan is in Wilmington North Carolina, hurricane Florence has lost some of its punch as it. Creeps toward the Carolina coastline. But it's also grown in size hundreds of miles from one edge to the other during Wilmington some white harmless. Clouds have been drifting overhead a look at satellite. Images suggests they are Florence's outstretched fingertips caressing the Carolinas before ferocious winds and flooding crash down nearly two million people are under evacuation orders. But ABC news chief national correspondent, Tom yomas who is in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina, says it's difficult for people. Sometimes it is really hard to evacuate either because they're older either because they don't have enough money or logistical reasons. They just don't want evacuate or it makes them nervous to evacuate a lot of people want to protect their homes. I've also heard that CBS news has fired the executive producer of sixty minutes. Jeff Fager who had faced questions about sexual misconduct. Was let go after sending a threatening text to a CBS reporter in it. He warned her to quote, be careful. There are people who lost their jobs. Trying to Harmeet said six people are dead in a shooting spree in Bakersfield, California police say a man killed three people at a business, including his wife, then he shot two more to nearby homeless man who lives nearby. The gunshot went off. And I I made a nose a gunshot shooter killed himself when police arrived it's primary day in New York voters heading to the polls will be focused on this year's governor's race, which has become more interesting than one might have thought if you months ago, Cynthia Nixon has drawn a lot of attention for her more progressive stance and forced incumbent governor Andrew Cuomo to take her challenge. Seriously. He's flooded airwaves with ads highlighting his experience and moved left on some key issues because he's Mark Remillard American and Cuban officials set to meet today to talk about those mystery attacks in Havana that left several American diplomats hurt. This is ABC news. Good news. You are not stuck with your healthcare plan. Really? You have a choice, and it's a great one. It's called medishare. And if you've heard about it and wondered what exactly it is? It's a way that people share their health care bills. And these are people who have a common faith, you want to be part of something beautiful that not only meets their healthcare needs. But the needs of others to.
Seattle, Huskies and Komo discussed on Morning News with Manda Factor and Gregg Hersholt
"The State Department of transportation is showing its support for the Seattle storm as the team continues its quest for a third WNBA title, the five twenty birds sentinels are lit up and storm green and yellow all this week. The storm lead the championship series two games to none game three tomorrow in Washington
Rose McGowan severs all ties with Asia Argento
"News. McGowan finally speaking out about sexual assault allegations against, her friend, Asiya are Gento in a statement released today here's ABC's Diane Macedo McGowan is seemingly. Distancing herself after she says she saw text messages between. Our Gento. And mcgowan's partner rain dove in those text messages first reported by TMZ are gentle allegedly confesses that she slept with. Former child actor Jimmy Bennett our Gento who publicly denied ever sleeping with Bennett also allegedly informed rain dove and text messages that she had been. Receiving unsolicited nude photos of Bennett since he was twelve years. Old but had not informed the authorities or told him to stop sending the photos
Starbucks, Cheri Preston and KOMO discussed on News, Traffic and Weather
"Your money at twenty and fifty past the hour on KOMO news this. Check of your money at twenty and fifty past each hour comes to your courtesy of propel. Insurance here's Bruce Vaile stocks rallied,
Fiat Chrysler issues recalls for cars
"Before that he was founding member of strawberry alarm clock co writing their number. One making sixty seven After bumping heads with Skinner's singer Ronnie van Zandt king quit the band and making seventy five rejoining in. One thousand nine hundred seven and he. Was inducted with the band into the rock, and Roll Hall of fame in two thousand six he died Wednesday at his home in Nashville Ed king sixty eight. King's family says he had cancer Fiat Chrysler
Elephants rarely get cancer because their bodies have a rare 'zombie gene'
"Would. Like state prosecutors to take the death penalty off. The table so they would not have to. Go to trial and instead he would? Receive life in prison why does so few elephants get cancer that's what scientists have been trying to figure out. One of their discoveries may even help fight cancer in humans the bigger a. Living thing is The more cells at has and the more chance that at least some. Of those sales will be defective or cancerous so why. Is. Cancer so rare elephants were so big researchers at the university of Chicago have concluded that elephants and their closest relative manatees contain sort of super gene that specializes in. Destroying dangerous sells. It's something that's evolved over millions of years gene they thought had died out but which came
"cheri preston" Discussed on KSRO
"I'm Cheri Preston back on the stand today for the star witness in the federal trial of former Trump campaign chair. Paul Manafort Rick gates. His former business partner is already cut a plea deal. Here's ABC legal analyst Royal Oakes next up as a scorched earth fight over whether the jury should believe gates with the defense for trading him as a liar, desperate to limit his plea bargain sentence by delivering manafort's head on a platter. Manafort is facing Bank and securities fraud charges the Manafort trial growing out of Robert Mueller, special counsel investigation into Russian meddling. In the election President. Trump's legal team could respond as soon as today to request from Muller about a sip down with the president. Here's ABC senior White House correspondent Cecilia Vega. Special counsel has made it clear to the president's legal team that he wants to question the president among the topics, obstruction of Justice. The president's team legal team is pushing back strongly on that front though. If this letter from Giuliani and the team goes out today or tomorrow, it seems that these negotiations that have been going on for months are not ending. Anytime. Soon voters in several states are hitting the polls for primaries, especially. Election, in Ohio ABC's sign President Trump traveled to Ohio's twelfth congressional district on Saturday. When he campaigned for the GOP candidate Troy balder sin it's a district that president one, by eleven points but Balderstone is. Locked in a tight. Special election against his democratic opponent Dinnie O'Connor another race catching the president's interest the GOP primary for Kansas governor. One day before that primary he endorsed longtime. Ally Kansas secretary of state Chris Kobuk over the state's sitting governor in California wildfires till spreading the car fire entering, its third week..
US allies, al-Qaida battle rebels in Yemen
"On Iran three months after pulling out of the Iran nuclear deal saying the US policy is to. Lovey maximum economic pressure on the. Country in a statement today he restated his opinion that. The twenty fifteen international accord a freeze Iran's nuclear program in return for lifting sanctions was a. Horrible one-sided deal. The US backed fight against Yemen's Shiite rebels has benefit. Al, Qaeda's branch in the country it's militants are battling alongside and even within units, financed an armed by the Saudi led coalition fighting the rebels a group says those battlegrounds have been a recruiting bonanza moreover how kinda was allowed to pull out, of, multiple strongholds at healthy in Yemen taking with it weapons and cash under secret deals with a coalition according to an AP investigation. KOMO news time now ten forty six singer. And reality TV, personality Jessie James, decker caused a stir over social media post. Where she appears to be, holding an. Alcoholic beverage while breastfeeding her son ABC's Paula, Ferriss spoke with ABC's chief medical correspondent Dr Jennifer Ashton about the risks and you have delivered your share babies hundred and I will admit full disclosure, I, nursed all three of my kids with a glass of wine in my hand because that's what my lactation consultant instructed me to. Do one glass right you're saying so so what's Okay first of all not a lot because again we can't do control studies where we're. Going to be giving breastfeeding or lactating women a lot of alcohol and then testing. It in their breast milk but the thinking here is that as long as the mom does not feel neabry aided or. Buzzed the amount that is passed along to the baby in breast, milk is minimal and that an occasional alcoholic beverage in. A breastfeeding woman will not harm the baby it takes about thirty to sixty minutes for anything that's consumed to go through, the moms blood and pass into breast milk and when. The mom feels better and that's cleared from her blood it's cleared from the breast milk at the same time the other interesting. Thing here in probably the reason you're a lactation consultant recommended it to you is that when mothers tense when skating and by the way it can. Be? Painful it's very exactly I By the way that's right it can actually inhibit the letdown. Reflects so a little bit of alcohol can actually help the letdown, hormone so in in the kind of lactation who wives. Kind of circle a little bit is thought now Ted relaxes the mom and and it allows the no doubt so finally, let's ask you about the notion of pumping and dumping, we had too much Right so normally when we say pump and dump that's with a. Woman who's. Using a breast pump that's for medications. That are actually dangerous or contraindicated or viruses or some kind of. Infection in the mom it doesn't really work as well for alcohol but we have to remember. Any anytime you see anything dealing with a woman's breasts it becomes. Global news, and everyone feels like they can weigh in on what. Happened to Jesse James Are you have to remember is. Yes there, are clear benefits to breastfeeding, both for the mom and the baby but it's not always logistically possible for every, woman and it's not always something that the mom chooses to do so when I council, women, on this, I, say the operative word in breastfeeding is feeding and a woman needs to feed her baby the best way she. Thinks and, the best way for her and everyone else. Needs to stay, in their land ABC's Paula Farris along with Dr Jennifer Ashton a screen time link to poor health and, kids? As we hear from ABC's Dave Schreiber scientific, advisory statement from the American Heart Association says screen time from computers phones tablets video games TV and other devices is connected to more sedentary behavior in children. And teams that can lead to poor cardiovascular, health and obesity though there's no clear link to poor health researchers are concerned eating, behaviors could be affected with kids not noticing when they're full while eating in front of a. Screen There's also. Evidence suggesting screen time can disrupt sleep, Dave Schreiber ABC Japan's trying to get workers to take more time off but it's been difficult advertising exact suicide three years ago was ruled karoshi which means death by overwork the Japanese government started taking a. Hard look, at its culture of working, long grueling hours but little time off last year it implemented a plan encouraging businesses to give employees the last Friday of the month off it's following that up with a, new, idea letting, them, have the Monday morning following the last Friday off to it's an acknowledgment by the government of the need for. Work life, balance but companies start acknowledging the same thing. Only eleven percent, of employees are leaving earlier coming in late citing a crushing workload if the office Cheri Preston.
Kroger may expand Visa credit-card ban to more stores
"No longer accept the charge cards at some of their stores and that policy eventually might expand to the, entire chain smoker is the owner of several grocery store, companies including Foods Co. which is announced that starting next month you won't be. Able to use your visa credit card to pay your groceries Kroger tells Bloomberg the parent. Company which operates twenty five hundred supermarkets nationwide might follow suit Kroger is angry at the, rates and fees visa charges companies when people use their cards ninety. Billion dollars worldwide, broker wants those fees lowered visa. Debit cards within the Kroger family will still be allowed Cheri Preston ABC news visa says his disappointed by the move. Says it's, working.
James Gunn, Emily Dreyfuss and Cheri Preston discussed on News, Traffic and Weather
"The Dow gained one hundred eight points the s&p five hundred picked up thirteen, the NASDAQ gained fourteen stocks boosted by a report. That the US and China are in talks to ease trade tensions. Facebook confirms it removed thirty two pages and accounts. It says were part of a coordinated effort to influence this. Country's midterm elections the social network says it doesn't yet know who's behind the campaign but the actors went to even greater lengths to obscure their identities than the Russian agency that's been charged with interfering in the twenty sixteen presidential election Scott Goldberg ABC news For what it's worth I'm Cheri Preston what should you. Do with your old tweets with the recent controversy surrounding guardians. Of, the galaxy director James gone a lot. Of, people are wondering that Emily Dreyfuss technology writer at wired magazine got rid of. All hers I paid fourteen ninety nine to delete all my tweets in one James Gunn had written some really offensive. Tweets seven eight years ago and when Disney the. Parent company, of ABC found out about it they fired him Dreyfuss says she. Gets it name reason, I deleted my tweets was because we have, seen a rise in people going back through people's old tweets and weaponising things you you've said and taking them out of context and I decided the, risk was too great To just keep my bad, jokes alive and. Facebook posts and Instagram pictures of. Course. Live on in screen shots so they're never really gone perhaps you should follow the old rule to never put up anything you wouldn't want published front and center everywhere forever. For what it's worth Cheri Preston ABC news It took, five decades but, a Redmond, woman finally knows who her, father is as komo's Brian. Calvert tells us science save the day.
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"I'm Cheri Preston the first file launch from the investigation into Russian meddling in the election. Starts this morning jury selection begins the trial of former, Trump campaign. Chairman Paul Manafort but as we hear, from ABC's Phillips who will be, in the courtroom this trial focuses. On manafort's money what jurors will hear prosecutors making their case for tax. And Bank fraud what they probably won't hear if Manafort has any knowledge about the Trump campaign allegedly coordinating with Russia during the two thousand. Sixteen presidential election eight states are suing to try and stop company from posting instructions on how to make. A gun online the company in Texas called defense distributed is planning to post, instructions online Wednesday telling anyone with a three d. printer how to make a gun out. Of hard plastic the Trump administration, gave the company the, go, ahead. ABC's Scott Goldberg secretary. Of the treasury Steve. Mnuchin says officials there are now looking at possible changes to. Capital gains rules that could mean a big tax cut worth billions of dollars for some The so-called. Car fire northern California has now grown to over one hundred thousand acres ABC's Alec stone is there the number of missing on this fire. Has now jumped up to around nineteen but the sheriff fish warning many of those people may be just. Fine but possibly neighbor or a loved one hasn't heard from them so they, called in a missing persons report for each one detectives are going out to try to. Make sure they're alive and say, at least six people, have, died. In the fire several. Reports now say US. Spy agencies have responded activity at a North Korean missile factory. This comes as the north and south are meeting here's ABC's Tom rivers In the DMZ for the talks. The head of the South Korean delegation says the two sides have agreed on a number of measures to ease military tensions and build trust the meeting comes days after the north returned. The remains of US, war. CBS now says CEO les Moonves will stay in place during. The investigation into allegations he sexual harassed several women. This is, ABC news Your top local stories from the KOMO twenty four seven news center flags will fly at half staff today in honor of Kent police officer. Diego Marino who was killed in the line of duty last week a memorial for. Marina will be, held this afternoon in Kent before the service that community is invited. To pay, their respects along the procession it goes along fourth avenue between Willis and James to the show where center the woman who's accused of stabbing an elderly couple in Bellevue did not appear in court yesterday. She waved her first appearance investigators say, the woman had been living with the couple then on Saturday she. Stabbed them both are still in the hospital in serious condition and today the city of Seattle launches a. New way for neighbors of tiny house villages to get, their complaints and concerns addressed lily rerman spokesperson for Seattle's department of human services says to battle the homeless crisis we have currently seven villages. And operation and this is the opportunity to. Talk about the program at large the city, will, post info about all the locations. And how they're improving them. On their homelessness response blog. Michael Preston KOMO news KOMO. AAA traffic, northbound I five zero five twenty two right lanes are closed up to about northeast fiftieth also the north east fiftieth street.
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"Survivor who owes her health. She, tells me too early detection from her, annual procedure tells me it was always very painful for her every year I come to get. A mammogram even though it's not. Comfortable and I grab it and usually I'm just. Beside, myself and technologists Kathy grant tells me most of her patients feel the same I mean they, really come in very anxious because of the compression right now. Bellevue imaging tells me they're. The only clinic on the east side with the smart curve. Paddle there are several others in Seattle that use it Denise Whitaker KOMO news Your money at twenty and fifty. Past the hour on KOMO news now the KOMO propel insurance money update from ABC news Wall Street now stocks finished. The week on a sour note the Dow Jones industrial average lost seventy six points. The broader s and p five hundred fell. Eighteen and the NASDAQ dropped one hundred fourteen points those last. Two averages, pulled down by tech stocks Intel and Twitter having bad days as. For Facebook dropped Amir point seven eight percent Friday after those staggering back to back losses of. Twenty four and twenty percents on Wednesday and Thursday, Scott Goldberg, ABC news For what it's, worth I'm Cheri Preston imagine your company losing one hundred, and twenty billion dollars in a couple of hours now imagine losing fifteen, billion of your own personal wealth. In the same timeframe imagine your Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg we'd thought that, this was going to kind of grow in perpetuity and it seems sort of unassailable but now there's a lot of. Questions sort of answering investors, minds about whether it really is going to continue on the same trajectory business insiders following the conference. Call at which Mark Zuckerberg and company announced they expect revenue to. Decelerating for the rest of this year partly. Because they're trying to, make money off Instagram stories and. It's tough to make money off Instagram stories partly because of privacy a. Key component of Facebook. Success Europe people are worried about the implementation of. The strict new data laws and that's kind of, keeping a lot, of, people from maybe sharing as much information that could be valuable to advertisers Amazon on the other hand made two, billion dollars in the Same time its biggest. Quarterly profit ever for what, it's worth Cheri Preston ABC news Oh Honey that amazing sweet and flavorful product are wonderful Bs give us did you know a. B. will, only produce about one twelfth of a teaspoon of. Honey in its lifetime in Jesse United States. Are over three hundred varieties of Honey the variety depends. Upon the type of blossom the bees are, collecting, nectar. From here, in the northwest we have one of my all, time favorites blackberry Honey you know from all those wild blackberries grown alongside, the road if you're like me and love to, whip up creative beverages and cocktails try making Honey water just mix one part Honey and one part water until well combined mix it with fresh lemon. Or lime and add a,.
At least 2 dead, scores of homes lost as fire sweeps through Redding
"Cheri Preston a terrifying night in the northern California community of reading where people had to run for their lives from a fast moving wildfire Teams are. Racing into the city of. Ninety thousand people. Homes have earned a bulldozer operator was killed overnight the fire chief saying it's an extremely tough fight as we mourn the loss we also battle Fire that is moving extremely quickly and a radical into western at one point overnight firefighters and residents for trapped by walls of. Flames in the neighborhood Cal fire says there have been people. Burned they don't know how severe late Alex stone ABC and what appears to be the. Fulfillment of an agreement between President Trump and dictator Kim Jong UN North Korea has handed over to South. Korea fifty-five flag-draped cases believed to hold the remains of US soldiers. Killed in the Korean. War estimates are that there is many a seventy seven hundred Americans who are. Missing from the Korean war, fifty three hundred of those are expected to be inside of North Korea that's ABC's Elizabeth McLaughlin the remains will go to Hawaii for identification reaction to claims. From Michael Cohen, President, Trump's former personal attorney then candidate Trump was aware of. Two thousand sixteen Trump Tower meeting with Russian. Officials offering. Dirt on Hillary Clinton before it happened to president. Rights on Twitter this morning quote no I did. Not know of the meeting. With my son Don Jr. sounds to me like someone is trying to make up stories. In, order to get himself out of an unrelated jam that an apparent reference to Cohen's own legal issues has prosecutors in New York examine whether Cohen committed financial crimes Karen Travers ABC. News the White, House the second quarter was. A good one for the economy Commerce Department reports gross domestic product output of goods and services rose at an annual rate of four. Point one percent that's the fastest pace since two thousand fourteen. And President Trump is expected to talk about it at the White House within the hour. You're listening to ABC news stay connected stay informed KOMO news six oh to Friday it's the comb morning. News so the sun's starting to shine woman up to about.
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"Are wellbelow freezing rep pike tried to hurt path happy to figure out where it's going to lay back and more snow the forecast for two nights from abc news i'm cheri preston talk on tariffs at the white house but nothing has signed yet president today tweeting about a meeting on his promise steel and aluminum tariffs there had been indications that he was going to sign those tariffs today but that apparently now isn't happening allies around the world are outraged by this prospect in the president saying that a trade war could be a good thing the white house in some concessions is now only to make some carveouts for allies like mexico and canada but the eu is livid about this in our allies there are promising swift retaliation be senior white house correspondent cecilia vega president trump this afternoon is expected to meet with members of the video game industry to talk about gun violence one time trump campaign manager cory lewin dow skis on capitol hill right now and sources tell abc news he's facing questions from the house intelligence committee on russian meddling in the election against the advice of his attorneys abc news has learned president trump then chief of staff reince priebus about his conversation with special counsel robert muller a source familiar with the encounter told abc news the president asked priebus if he had been treated fairly and if muller's team had been nice the new york times reports the precedent as similar questions have other witnesses sources close to the president believed there is no legal problem here the president's increase came after the individuals had met with a special council so they said there's no witness intimidation aaron katersky abc news new york as an a shakeup in the health care industry insurance company cigna is buying pharmacy benefits company express scripts sickness ceo david cortana eagleeyed we'll have more than one billion customer touch point each year and build on the differentiated capability and principle companies investigators in missouri now say a mistake led to the shooting death of a police officer from the little town of clinton missouri this week officers were supposed to be sent to an address.
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"Welcome back to perspective i'm cheri preston during know the 2018 midterm elections are crucially important republicans trying to hold onto their majority democrats trying to win back either the house or the senate or both key races they could make a difference for being held all over the country including in the reliable battleground state of pennsylvania this week we're going to focus on the eighteen th congressional district it's in the southwestern part of the state it encompasses an area around pittsburgh the election and pennsylvania's eighteen will be held later this month to fill the seat vacated when incumbent tim murphy involved in a sex scandal announced he was resigning races a tight one and could be a bellwether for the rest of the country abc's dan harris went there recently to talk to voters pennsylvania's 18th congressional district has become the latest battleground in america's bitterly partisan political fight and so today rick said cone fifty nine and his democratic wanted conner lambs just thirty three are facing off in a special election on march thirteen for a seat vacated last fall after republican congressman tim murphy resigned amid the sex scandal republicans are pulling out all the stops taking no chances in this election president trump himself showed up to supports the kohn a real friend and a spectacular man rick sir kohn loss could signal the start of a potential blue wave backlash against the president pennsylvania's 18th congressional district is a mix of suburbs and rural areas where trump beat hillary clinton by double digits the district also includes a significant population of union members of voting block that typically goes democrat we met three union members on their lunchbreak two of whom say they're going democrat this time we need somebody out that that's going to represent us going to make sure they stand for us because guess what we don't have a fight get a candidate you like bricks akhoon on a republican of course but i think that he has the experience you when you vote or you voted on local issues or do you have your eye on donald trump moslem on donald trump because i want the country would be good and i think that donald trump is a unique president i think that he's not a democrat or republican i believe he's an independent rexecode.
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"Abc news i'm cheri preston in political circles are still buzzing over the memo released on friday of of the house intelligence committee republicans it accuses the justice department of using biased information in obtaining the warrant against a trump campaign aide here's abc's david right outside mara longo in florida what's at issue in the memo please the request for surveillance of a single trump advisor a former foreign policy advisor carter page who was suspected by the obama administration of being a russian spy now carter page told a british newspaper that he feels the memo vindicates them he of course denies he ever was the russians by the republican memos says the justification for wiretapping page was based on information that came from a spy paid for by the democrats democrats say page was being investigated before that the whole idea many as to undermine special counsel robert moller's authorities so does it do that his mental raises no questions about the credibility of bob moller investigating the russian collusion or or other issues related to that but it can muddy the waters and put donald trump for the position of being able to for him to politically try to shortcircuit the investigation abc news political analyst matthew dowd no charges against the dad who lunged at former gymnastics doctor larry nassar father who tried to attacking larry nassar in a michigan courtroom friday is apologizing randall margaret wbz was tackled by sheriff's deputies and briefly taken into custody hargraves has three daughters who have now given victim impact statement cited to here what was statements and i have to look over a larry nassar shaking his head that's when i lost control chuck's iverson abc news alone gunman who targeted at least six foreigners and driveby shootings in an italian coastal town has been arrested the shooting spree followed the.
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"Actors in the home they added benefits of having a video presence in your home or eight in early detection with tech trends i'm michelle franzen abc news koa newsradio 850 am and 941 fm this is perspective from abc news i'm cheri preston cheering mcclay wants to do to get in top shape top fiscal shape so she is open the financial jim in new york city she tells abc's daria albinger she and her colleagues are not financial advisers at least not in the traditional sense most financial advisers are focused on working with clients to help them with their investment portfolio and we joke we see that's the assets that's a good side of what people look like and where interested in looking at everything so we're looking at how much our clients are spending on the expenses were looking at helping them manage their debts and we're also looking at their assets in their investments but we're really looking at their total financial picture to get a really great idea of their total financial health i'd stir the idea for the financial jim because i was a fan angela visor at merrill lynch and to work with of merrill lynch financial advisor you had to have two hundred fifty thousand in assets and i was building a practice with high networth individiuals but also meeting what i called pro bono clients people who didn't have two hundred and fifty thousand in assets but they wanted to work with a person and not a website or an app and they might have two hundred fifty thousand a student loan debt or ten thousand and assets and i wanted to create a place for them where and really i wanna create a place in general and for every one where it doesn't matter what you look like on your personal balance sheet on your um with your money we have clients who have zero dollars in the bank when they start and clients who have five million dollars in the bank and i wanted to give them a place where they knew that they could go and get financial help no matter what they needed just like anybody.
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"Traffic every 10 minutes on the 4's the watching a slowgrowth eastbound ninety clue that proof of thorns either crashes who approached one fiftieth has been involved in the state with full trooper conner reporting minor injuries there some good news on that front but boy five lane still blocked just the hov lane is moving and that's why you're stop and go pretty much shift from 405 you for going in that direction it would take 405 up to southeast asia from there you can rejoin i90 from one forty eight next reports 9'0 four i'm michael mashburn on komo news in a lot of cloud cover tonight look for a chance of rain and snow after midnight they look for temperatures me the upper 20s or midthirties you're so tomorrow mostly cloudy skies rain snow mixed possible in the morning chance of rain in the afternoon highs in the low forty five jeff pohjola that's check of the forecast from the komo forecast team that's worth i'm cheri preston you learn by now never ever cross a store wars fan and don't mess up the movie led to give someone a test last night on what episodes come win and i said no it's 456 one two three three point five where they all died and seven and now we're gonna see hey debbie delmore and rich johnson gathered in a theater in southern california over the weekend when suddenly it pooped out the opening refrain showers theme happened we have to see a little bit of the skull and then that we we just cut out with dr gotta fans gathered in the lobby they were not happy debbie in risk if there is no sound if there is no audio cuts out if we miss the dialogue we are demanding receding tickets again whatever it was kind of worried i wasn't sure if they were actually going to get their act which is stated the forced those within amc hitting fans their money so they can see the movie again we found for what it's worth cheri preston abc news no what you're getting into with komo news komo.
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"Closer look at the week's top stories and the stories you may have missed i'm cheri preston heading up he says enough a gop senator takes us dan the notion that one should stay silent as the norms and values that keep america strong underlined as the alliances and agreements that ensure the stability of the entire world are routinely threatened cut a level of fought that goes into a hundred forty characters details and feel more questions about the deadly attack in these share that curve and contact will ever thought possible thought recall and their felt that they have the monarch control and back and the member of the manson family opens up about her time in the cult tips taken me this floral valley to get to the point where i can admit or had been able to realize that really was the victim all head on perspective arizona senator jeff flake shocked the political world when he announced that he would not run for reelection in 2018 i rise today to say enough gave a speech on the senate floor which was clearly aimed at president trump the notion that one should stay silent as the norms and values that keep america strong underlined and as the alliances and agreements that ensure the stability of the entire world are routinely threatened by the level of fought that goes into a hundred and forty characters spike also spoke about the splintered state of american politics today we have fooled ourselves for a long enough that a pivot two governing is right around the corner a return soon the civility and stability tried behind it we know better than that and that coupled with retiring tennessee senator bob corker.
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"Jersey one at one point five from abc news tech trends it's something you don't wanna finding your airbnb rental and unsuspecting couple renting a house to the florida keys were shocked to find a hidden camera in the bedroom smoke detector cui seized a lot of computer storage data devices police say the pinhol camera was capable of streaming hd audio and video we're also wi fi capable so they'd be signally dinette the hardwired or meant police say there is a difference between a regular home surveillance cameras to catch crooks and what they found in this case legal analyst areva martina says renters certainly should have the right to privacy there are state laws that prohibit people fro secret we videotaping others particularly in those those were individuals have an expectation of privacy in a statement airbnb says its policy prohibits cameras in private areas and takes this situation very seriously this homeowner who had been a member for two years and had over 40 reviews with airbnb has been permanently banned from the serve this was tech trends i'm cheri preston abc news one of one point five news time seven three now new jersey one of one point five fast traffic slight delays on 87 south and bridgewater between exit 14 and twelve also delays on route twenty four eastbound between exit eight in milburn and seventy eight in springfield that'll kostunic for ten minutes because of an earlier incident nail cleared but over on the garden state parkway delays northbound 143 upward 145 you've got some cell phone volume in pockets from seventy eight right on down to 135 in clark after that it seems to open up pretty well and traffic on the turnpike just slightly busy still southbound on the eastern and western spurs from fifteen on down with.
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"And this week nineteen 75 david bowie tops the singles chart fame coal written by and featuring backing from john lennon god is your look back at this week's rock almanac koa newsradio 850 am and 941 fm welcome back to perspective i'm cheri preston voters enter the polls in alabama on tuesday for the runoff election in the primary to fill the senate seat vacated by now attorney general jeff sessions while seven candidates are running for the democratic nomination the republican primaries in the spotlight thanks to president trump getting involved he is endorsed the incumbent appointed senator luther strange rogue in his in alabama head of the voting she talk with abc's aaron katersky if there was anything that you can call a proxy battle this would be it president trump has endorsed in campaign for senator incumbents senator loser strange why all all of the sort of outsiders who embraced president trump and many of whom were actually in his cabinet in in his white house where a time eight endorsed the challenger judge roy moore who is a conservative firebrand is and beloved in the state of alabama or his a defiance of the political establishment here you may remember he is the former state supreme court justice who was essentially a fired after he refused to take down a memorial to the 10 commandments outside the a state courthouse here so this is absolutely a test of the power of president trump endorsement because luther strangest someone who the calls of tighten but they show you all the.
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"I'm cheri preston he is still on teen trump ousted white house chief of staff reince priebus he says he supports the president's agenda even though he has been forced out of a job replaced by homeland security secretary john kelly changes good he wanted to go a different direction i support him in that and i look forward to working with general kelly over the next couple of weeks previous on cnn abc's jonathan karl with more on what president trump is looking for these hoping for is a restored here one senior adviser who stole their told me that the next thirty to sixty days are absolutely critical really ari he's going to have a restart it's got to be now no restart on healthcare following the failed senate obamacare repeal it b c congressional corresponding mary bruce renowned leadership is moving on republicans have a long list of other priorities there eager to get to in fact friday on their way out of town we spotted house republicans being given new talking points on tax reform following his surprise vote senator john mccain is back in arizona four cancer treatment south korea asking for talks with the us following north korea's latest show of force the sound of north korea's intercontinental ballistic missile test over the sea of japan dimissal launched on july fourth this icbm was blasted straight into space but the north can angle the missile trajectory for distance instead of altitude and today's missile went higher end flu liu longer than the july fourth test which is why experts fear it could potentially hit the mainland abc news chief global affairs correspondent martha raddatz the white house says president trump will sign legislation implementing tough new financial sanctions against russia heavy rain and some flooding along the eastern seaboard there are flash flood warnings up for some minute land tikk states anthony latch are pulled a man to safety from a swamped vehicle south of pittsburgh for me i just do it at the local fire department took ninety rescue calls last night you're listening to abc news brought to.