The New York Times
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Tom Wheeler, the new chairman of the F.C.C., also reiterated the agency’s commitment to net neutrality, which forbids Internet service providers from favoring their own content or paid content when allowing data to flow through their system.
A hospital worker and hepatitis C carrier who injected himself with syringes of fentanyl, then filled them with saline for use with patients, infected at least 45 people.
The American Civil Liberties Union, on behalf of a Michigan woman, is suing Catholic bishops, arguing that their anti-abortion guidelines to affiliated hospitals are leading to medical negligence.
Because of a slowing trend in health care spending, the government is expected to spend billions of dollars less than originally projected on the law, and future cost controls may save billions more.
Eight years after Hurricane Katrina, the restaurant industry has become the backbone of the city, and the boom is a barometer of a more affluent and more educated New Orleans.
Harsher penalties for repeat offenders, spurred by two California murders two decades ago, have had unintended consequences, a Retro Report shows.
The United States Supreme Court will let stand a decision that the companies must collect sales taxes despite the lack of a physical presence in the state.
Col. Robert G. Hale, commander of the Army’s dental and trauma research detachment, has helped develop new ways to heal the facial wounds of troops returning from combat overseas.
In January, the Supreme Court will hear arguments on whether a person convicted of possessing child pornography can be ordered to pay full restitution to the victim.
Sheila Heen, an expert in the field of conflict negotiation, will answer questions about how to approach difficult conversations and situations.
Mr. Schiffrin championed the work of Jean-Paul Sartre, Günter Grass, Studs Terkel, Michel Foucault, Simone de Beauvoir, Noam Chomsky and many others.
For two young suspects in a 1991 case, errors by detectives were just the start of a series of missteps and questionable decisions by players at every level of the system.
The site appears easier to use for most people, but problems in the systems that deliver consumer information to insurers still have not been fixed.
A beetle invasion of New Jersey’s Pinelands, said to be caused by global warming, has drawn little attention, and scientists say the state has been too slow in its response.
Over the course of the weekend, consumers spent about $1.7 billion less on holiday shopping than they did the year before, according to the National Retail Federation.
After surprising experts with its disappearance and subsequent reappearance last week, the Comet ISON is now thought to have met its demise.
Montserrat Garibay, a teacher, is hoping to shrink the stark achievement gap in schools disproportionately populated by the children of immigrants by addressing fears of deportation.
Six big-city school systems are combining their purchasing power to persuade suppliers to sell healthier and more environment-friendly products, like compostable food trays, at low prices.