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When does a second opinion give the most value to a patient? Photo by Heather Charles/Chicago Tribune/MCT via Getty Images Actress Rita Wilson, who was diagnosed with breast cancer and underwent a double mastectomy recently, told People magazine...
Women in many low-wage professions are not protected under existing workers’ rights legislation. Photo by REUTERS/Edgard Garrido. According to the U.S. Department of Labor, women accounted for 47 percent of the total U.S. workforce in 2012, up from...
In a burst of bipartisanship, the Republican-controlled Senate put President Barack Obama’s trade agenda back on course Thursday, clearing the way for likely approval within days of legislation allowing the administration to negotiate global...
U.S. President Barack Obama has asked the Senate to extend a provision of the Patriot Act that would allow the government to continue to search Americans’ phone records. Photo by Kevin Lamarque/Reuters WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama...
A Deer Isle-Stonington High School student works on a Styrofoam model of a boat hull he created in a math and science class. The school has created a new curriculum to show students the relevance of their classes to prospective future careers in the...