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Planned Parenthood President Dr. Leana Wen Removed From Her Post

The Planned Parenthood organization announced on Tuesday that it has removed its president, Dr. Leana Wen, less than one year after appointing her. The organization said in a statement, “we thank Dr. Leana Wen for her service to Planned Parenthood in such a pivotal time and extend our best wishes for her continued success.” Wen — the first physician to lead Planned Parenthood — took over in November 2018 after longtime president Cecile Richards stepped down. ... [Read Full Story]

Salmonella Outbreak Linked To Papayas Imported From Mexico

Salmonella linked to papayas imported from Mexico have infected dozens of people in at least eight states in the last six months, according to the Centers for Disease Control.” data-reactid=”23″ type=”text”>According to the Centers for Disease Control., Salmonella linked to papayas imported from Mexico have infected dozens of people in at least eight states in the last six months. “Whole, fresh papayas imported from Mexico and sold in Connecticut, Massachusetts, New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania, and Rhode Island are a likely source of this outbreak,” the statement read.... [Read Full Story]

Stephanie Grisham, First Lady’s Spokeswoman, Named New White House Press Secretary

Melania Trump announced Tuesday that Stephanie Grisham, her longtime spokeswoman and confidante, will succeed Sarah Sanders as White House press secretary. Grisham has been with President Donald Trump since 2015, the year he launched his presidential campaign. Ms. Grisham worked directly for President Trump after he took office in 2017. She was a deputy press secretary in the West Wing before she was chosen to run communications for the first lady in March 2018. She will continue to serve the first lady.... [Read Full Story]