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U.S. health care system must adopt nimbler, more transparent model

4 hours ago   |   Star Tribune

Forging this path doesn't require rancorous public-policy debates, but instead health care looking outside itself.
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Looking At The Economy's Health

7 hours ago   |   NPR

Washington Post columnist Catherine Rampell tells NPR's Lulu Garcia-Navarro what she's looking for as she gauges the health of the American economy.
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Newark's lead contamination crisis could be worse than Flint's. Residents say the city is handling it all wrong

Newark's lead contamination crisis could be worse than Flint's. Residents say the city is handling it all wrong

11 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Newark, New Jersey, has some of the highest levels of lead in drinking water in the country. For the last two years, tests have found elevated levels of lead in drinking water...
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She Opened A Thriving Retail Store To Support A Son With Down Syndrome

1 day ago   |   Forbes

The last thing Bernadette Wheeler, a busy gynecologist working in the U Penn health system, needed was another time commitment, let alone what's involved in establishing and...
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Migrant children have been molested in federal care, according to families, and the government could end up paying $200 million for it

Migrant children have been molested in federal care, according to families, and the government could end up paying $200 million for it

1 day ago   |   Business Insider

In 38 legal suits obtained by AP , several families are alleging their children have been sexually, physically, or emotionally abused while in federal care, and $200 million of...
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The Economy and the Election

2 days ago   |   FOX News

THIS WEEK: A turbulent week on Wall Street sparks fears of an oncoming recession, despite President Trump citing economic health this week while campaigning in New Hampshire...
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Doctors who treated the victims of a deadly Russian missile blast weren't warned of radiation

Doctors who treated the victims of a deadly Russian missile blast weren't warned of radiation

2 days ago   |   Business Insider

The Moscow Times reports that medical professionals who treated casualties of last week's mysterious nuclear explosion in Russia were not told they were at risk for radiation...
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The FDA Went on an Epic Drug Approval Binge This Week: Brainstorm Health

2 days ago   |   Fortune

Happy Friday, readers! The Food and Drug Administration isn't resting on its laurels in the dog days of summer. In the past week, the FDA has approved five novel new drugs to...
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Your Business's Website May Be Unusable to the Blind

2 days ago   |   Business

Two-thirds of blind individuals' transactions over the internet are abandoned due to their inability to access parts of a website. Blind internet users regularly make multiple...
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Energized liberals fear Warren, Sanders can't beat Trump

2 days ago   |   My Sanantonio

BERLIN, N.H. - They want fundamental change in America: universal single-payer health care, debt-free college, sweeping environmental protections and the end of big money in...
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Trump's top economic advisers try to calm recession fears

Trump's top economic advisers try to calm recession fears

Two of President Donald Trump's top economic advisers sought to tamp down concerns Sunday that the U.S. may be sliding into a recession. In appearances on the Sunday show... Read more ...

The Trump administration spent months trying to make sure undocumented...

The Trump administration spent months trying to make sure undocumented immigrants can't go to school

Stephen Miller , President Donald Trump's nativist advisor, tried to devise a plan that would keep undocumented immigrant children from attending public schools, Bloomberg... Read more ...

A South Dakota woman who thought she had kidney stones was actually pregnant...

A South Dakota woman who thought she had kidney stones was actually pregnant with triplets

Dannette Giltz, of Sturgis, South Dakota, gave birth to triplets named Blaze, Gypsy, and Nikki on August 10, KOTA-TV reported . Giltz, who has two older children with her... Read more ...

From a 7-patty Whopper to burgers with black buns, here are 13 of the...

From a 7-patty Whopper to burgers with black buns, here are 13 of the wildest international Burger King menu items

Burger King, like many other fast food chains , offers a variety of international menu items that aren't available in the US. Some travelers might even rethink avoiding fast... Read more ...

Paulo Costa out-pummels Yoel Romero in an extraordinary, compelling, brutal...

Paulo Costa out-pummels Yoel Romero in an extraordinary, compelling, brutal battle between 2 fighters who looked like Greek Gods

Paulo Costa out-pummeled Yoel Romero in a captivating battle at UFC 241. Costa was awarded a unanimous decision because of a hat-trick of 29-28 scorecards thanks to his... Read more ...

Nate Diaz completely outclassed Anthony Pettis, then challenged Jorge...

Nate Diaz completely outclassed Anthony Pettis, then challenged Jorge Masvidal to an East vs. West Coast gangster fight

Nate Diaz completely outclassed Anthony Pettis at UFC 241. Diaz won every round on every judges scorecard, besting Pettis in style. He then used his victory speech to challenge... Read more ...

A Welsh town is building anti-sex public toilets using 'terrifying' methods...

A Welsh town is building anti-sex public toilets using 'terrifying' methods including squealing alarms, doors shooting open, and cold jets of water

Porthcawl, a town in Wales, is spending $200,000 to upgrade its public toilets, so no one can have sex in them or vandalize the property. Jets of water will shoot out from the... Read more ...

The best places to buy engagement rings online

The best places to buy engagement rings online

It may sound strange to shop for an engagement ring online, but these days, there are a lot of great options. After much research, my fiancé and I bought my engagement ring... Read more ...

Center for Data Innovation: U.S. leads AI race, with China closing fast and...

Center for Data Innovation: U.S. leads AI race, with China closing fast and EU lagging

While the U.S. currently has a comfortable edge in the race to develop artificial intelligence, China is rapidly gaining ground as Europe falls behind. Read more ...

Bernie Sanders wants to ban facial recognition use by police

Bernie Sanders wants to ban facial recognition use by police

Sen. Bernie Sanders wants to ban facial recognition software use by police as part of a criminal justice reform introduced today. Read more ...