The New York Times
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Do large hospital systems’ economies of scale benefit all involved, or are there downsides for patients, physicians or others?
Some experts disputed the researchers’ conclusion that the devices encouraged conventional cigarette use by adolescents.
While many women say they are satisfied, others seek more participation and visibility, from holding priesthood to changing how male authorities ask about personal matters.
A woman who drove into the ocean in Florida with three children in her minivan seemed to suffer mental health issues and feared for her safety, the authorities said.
Most Catholics say Pope Francis represents a change for the church, but his popularity has not inspired more Americans to attend Mass or identify as Catholic, a poll found.
While establishment candidates in some of the top races were successful, Texas Republicans continued to tilt ever further right.
Democrats are embarking on a broad effort that aims to unmask Charles G. and David H. Koch, the billionaire brothers who are perhaps the best-known patrons of conservative Republican politics.
The state’s highest court ruled that “upskirting” isn’t covered by a law against secretly photographing partly nude people.
An office is at the center of an escalating fight between the spy agency and its congressional overseers, and an investigation by the C.I.A.’s inspector general.
A class action lawsuit against employers in Silicon Valley, including Apple and Google, has lifted the curtain on secret, anti-competitive deals.
Brig. Gen. Jeffrey A. Sinclair offered to plead guilty to other, less-serious counts of misconduct, but still wants to face in court his accuser, a junior officer who says she was sexually assaulted.
The action helps Democrats in tight midterm election races, because it avoids the election-year cancellation of insurance policies that do not comply with the new health law.
Another baby born with H.I.V. and treated with drugs shortly after birth is now 9 months old and apparently H.I.V.-negative. The success of the treatment raises hopes for a path to rid babies of the virus that causes AIDS.
Conservatives, grasping at straws and straining credulity, paint a picture of a president who is domestically dictatorial but internationally anemic.
Lawmakers rejected the Justice Department nomination of Debo P. Adegbile, who was associated with the defense of Mumia Abu-Jamal decades after his conviction in the killing of a police officer.
Bennington exudes an early American gentility, but the 21st century drug scourge is evident in the faces of some of the young people hanging out on Main Street.
Narrow insurance networks are not the problem. The problem is that not all networks are of high enough quality.
Abortion providers are suing the state to try to block new rules limiting the use of the most common abortion-inducing drugs.
The authorities in Daytona Beach are investigating an episode in which a pregnant woman drove her minivan into the Atlantic Ocean with her three children strapped in the back seat.