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HAVANA — The United States and Cuba are trying to eliminate obstacles to normalized ties as the highest-level U.S. delegation to the communist island in more than three decades holds a second day of talks with Cuban officials. U.S. objectives...
Performances have qualified 1,700 hospitals for Medicare bonuses, yet government penalties may wipe them out. Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images Medicare is giving bonuses to a majority of hospitals that it graded on quality, but many of those rewards...
A boy walks through an empty classroom in Monrovia, Liberia, on July 31, 2014. The school, like others throughout the country, was closed to protect students from contracting Ebola. Photo by stringer/AFP/Getty Images Schools in Liberia are reopening...
Watch Video | Listen to the AudioRELATED LINKSHow will the NFL move forward following the Ray Rice scandal? DEA investigates use of painkillers to keep NFL players in the game Sexual assaults, ‘pervasive’ bullying revealed in N.J. town prized for...
RELATED LINKSWhat’s next in the global response to Ebola? Getting ‘to zero’ in the fight against Ebola Liberia and Guinea meet key targets in Ebola fight as Sierra Leone lags JUDY WOODRUFF: Now: taking stock of the continuing battle against the...
Watch Video | Listen to the AudioRELATED LINKSSupreme Court reignites same-sex marriage as campaign issue before midterms Jason Collins, first openly gay NBA player, reflects on legacy, life after basketball News Wrap: Court upholds ban on gay...