The New York Times
Updated: 7 hours 26 min ago
The Democrats, anticipating the Liberty Bell and Independence Hall enfolding their presidential nominee in a patriotic glow, chose Philadelphia over New York and Columbus, Ohio.
The Senate overwhelmingly confirmed Ashton B. Carter to replace Chuck Hagel, installing a new Pentagon chief as the United States increases military action against the Islamic State.
Experts expressed frustration that efforts to reform the health care system so rarely relied on rigorous methods of evaluation like the one known as random assignment.
Text messages show that Chris Kyle warned his friend Chad Littlefield about the man who would fatally shoot them both a short time later.