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The now famous 12 steps for addiction recovery was introduced in the book “Alcoholics Anonymous” in 1939. Photo illustration by Getty Images April 10, 1939, marks the publication date of “Alcoholics Anonymous: The Story of How Many...
Hisham Uadadeh enrolls in a health insurance plan under the Affordable Care Act at Leading Insurance Agency in Miami, Florida. Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images Health and Human Service Secretary Kathleen Sebelius said that 7.5 million Americans have...
Photo by John Moore/Getty ImagesMedicare’s release Wednesday of millions of records of payments made to the nation’s doctors comes as the government is looking to find more cost-efficient ways to pay physicians, particularly specialists. The...
The award-winning site for teachers and students, NewsHour Extra, is looking for a creative, tech-savvy, problem-solving and public-service minded education editor. The NewsHour Extra Editor will write and edit stories for high school students,...
CBS announced Thursday that Comedy Central’s Stephen Colbert will replace David Letterman on “The Late Show,” just one week after the legendary host announced his retirement. The news created quite the frenzy on Twitter, with many...
Former Massachusetts Senator Scott Brown. Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images Today in the Morning Line: The unofficial kickoff to the 2014 midterms Brown’s campaign to test anti-health care message in purple state White House officials attempt to...