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Photo by Flickr user Leonardo Rizzi. For 29 years now, Paul Solman’s reports on the NewsHour have been trying to make sense of economic news and research for a general audience. Since 2007, our Making Sen$e page has striven to do the same, turning...
The Healthcare.gov website is displayed on laptop computers arranged for a photograph in Washington, D.C. Photo by Andrew Harrer/Bloomberg via Getty ImagesWASHINGTON — HealthCare.gov’s new EZ application for coverage can’t be used by...
Four candidates in South Dakota’s U.S. Senate race will debate live from Vermillion, S.D., at 9 p.m. EDT (7 p.m. MT) on Thursday, Oct. 23. Mike Rounds (R), Rick Weiland (D), Gordon Howie (I), and Larry Pressler (I) participate. Live stream...
Former President Jimmy Carter (center) waves to the press after he crosses the border into North Korea through the border truce village of Panmunjom for a four-day visit aimed at easing the peninsula’s nuclear crisis on June, 15 1994. Photo by...
Twelve days out, here’s a look at the Senate landscape for the midterm election. Image by Noel Hendrickson and Getty Images. Today in the Morning Line: GOP with better than 50-50 chance of winning the Senate But it could be a late Election...
Healthcare workers listen to Barbara Smith, RN, Mount Sinai Health Systems as she demonstrates the proper techniques for treating patients during an Ebola education session for healthcare workers at the Jacob Javits Center in New York. Photo by...