New Law Banning Surprise Medical Bills Comes Into Effect

The No Surprises Act has become law, meaning that doctors who do not accept your medical insurance can no longer send you surprise bills for thousands of dollars. NBC News’ Ben Popken explains how the new law could impact both routine and emergency hospital visits. 

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New Law Banning Surprise Medical Bills Comes Into Effect

Law Banning Surprise Medical Bill Takes Effect

Millions of Americans are stunned by surprise medical bills every year from doctors or services outside their network. Starting Saturday, January 1st, a new law makes that a thing of the past.

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Pentagon stops short of banning military from extremist groups

The Pentagon stopped short of creating a list of extremist groups that military members cannot join.

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WorldView: House passes bill banning imports from China’s Xinjiang region

The House voted unanimously to pass a bill that would ban imports from the northwest Chinese region of Xinjiang, where the Chinese government has been accused of carrying out massive human rights abuses against Uyghur Muslims and other ethnic minorities. Also, the U.K. will lift travel restrictions on 11 African nations that were put in place to stop the spread of the new Omicron coronavirus variant, and police in Canada released video footage of someone they say is a suspect in the high-profile 2017 murders of a billionaire couple. CBS News’ Haley Ott joined "CBSN AM" from London with those stories.

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Joy Reid On Book Banning Trend: ‘We Should Buy These Books And Give Them As Gifts’

Banning books that teach the truth about American history, the Civil Rights Movement, and more is decried by Joy Reid in this edition of ‘The Absolute Worst.’ Responding to those seeking to limit access to such revelatory books, Joy Reid says, ‘I think we should buy these books even more and give them as gifts.’
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‘It’s A Crime’: Author Shteyngart Slams GOP For Book Banning Efforts

As vaccines and mandates continue to bring cases of the coronavirus down across the country, many artists have been inspired by the pandemic. Author Gary Shteyngart joins MSNBC’s Ari Melber to discuss his new book "Our Country Friends," which touches on the new realities many are facing in the pandemic era and the growing racism in America. (This segment is from MSNBC’s “The Beat with Ari Melber," a news show covering politics, law, and culture airing nightly at 6pm ET on MSNBC bit.ly/thebeatwithari).
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Forget Banning Books, Conservatives Turn To Burning | Zerlina.

Texas state officials and school board members around the country express outrage over books about race or gender. Kurt Bardella and Susan Del Percio break down the latest culture war.

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Parents, School Officials Sound Off On Banning of Books About Race, Gender and Sexuality

The movement to ban books about race, gender and sexuality, including titles like Fences and The Handmaid’s Tale, has gained steam from politicians around the country. » Subscribe to NBC News: http://nbcnews.to/SubscribeToNBC
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Parents, School Officials Sound Off On Banning of Books About Race, Gender and Sexuality