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Wed, 10/01/2014 - 5:43pm

It has been a year since Obamacare launched with a difficult start. Now, supporters are confident about the program's future. But...

Wed, 10/01/2014 - 5:33pm

The case, which ended in a mistrial earlier this year, drew national attention because of its racial overtones. Dunn, a white man, said...

Wed, 10/01/2014 - 5:08pm

When given their choice of contraceptives for free, almost three-quarters of sexually active teenage girls chose long-acting options...

Wed, 10/01/2014 - 5:07pm

Scientists wince when people blame every big tropical cyclone, heat wave or drought on a shifting climate. But now some are trying to...

Wed, 10/01/2014 - 4:56pm

The social networking site will not change its requirement for people to use "real" names on their profiles, but it will adjust how...

Wed, 10/01/2014 - 4:21pm

A proton beam therapy center in Indiana is closing, and insurers are reluctant to cover the treatment for common cancers. But plans for...

Wed, 10/01/2014 - 4:21pm

Chinese mainlanders visiting Hong Kong have expressed amazement, even jealousy at the polite, civic-spirited and considerate crowds of...

Wed, 10/01/2014 - 4:21pm

A Civil War-era law that encourages whistleblowers to turn in their employers has been successful at exposing corporate fraud.

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Wed, 10/01/2014 - 4:16pm

It turns out the Secret Service isn't too good at protecting the White House. Maybe one reason is that we don't want it to be.

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Wed, 10/01/2014 - 3:45pm

Over 1 billion people around the world are studying English. Now they have a new test to see how they're doing — and if you're curious,...