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Boston University economist Larry Kotlikoff has spent every week, for over two years, answering questions about what is likely your largest financial asset — your Social Security benefits. His Social Security original 34 “secrets...
Photo by Inti St. Clair WASHINGTON — Same-sex marriage opponents acknowledge they face a tough task in trying to persuade the Supreme Court to allow states to limit marriage to a man and a woman. But they are urging the court to resist embracing...
Loretta Lynch is sworn in to testify before a Senate Judiciary Committee confirmation hearing on her nomination to be U.S. attorney general on Capitol Hill in Washington on Jan. 28, 2015. Photo by Kevin Lamarque/ReutersWASHINGTON — Senate leaders...
Ousted Egyptian President Mohamed Morsi is seen behind bars during his trial in Cairo on May 8, 2014. Photo by Reuters stringer Egypt’s first freely elected leader Mohammed Morsi was sentenced to 20 years in jail without parole on Tuesday on charges...
Are generic drugs being delayed to market by so-called “pay for delay” deals between drug companies? One drug maker has agreed to a settlement for what wholesalers and retailers claim was a deal struck to delay the generic version of a...
Washington, D.C. (April 20, 2015) – The PBS NewsHour Student Reporting Labs (@reportinglabs) has selected 18 fellows to participate in the first SRL Academy in Washington, D.C., this June and July. Middle and high school fellows will work alongside...