However, public health research on gun violence is not advocacy. That last part is debatable, to say the least. In …
If you thought Bear Stearns’ Jimmy Cayne or Lehman Brothers Holdings’ Dick Fuld had a bad case of the SWILs, consider the plight of former American International Group chief Maurice “Hank” Greenberg. Mr. Greenberg, ousted as chief of the …
NEW YORK (CNNMoney.com) -- Healthy twentysomethings may not worry much about insurance, but reform aims to change that -- by creating a low-cost plan just for them. Legislators crafted a specific provision for the under-30 set …
The sellers on the marketplace have picked up almost 60% of the stock of what it had done for the Big Billion Days sale from the brands. The festive season is the biggest bet for the two ecommerce giants, both in terms of sales and …
Tate Taylor got the rights to Kathryn Stockett’s book, The Help, even before it was released in print. “What I loved was the authenticity and truth about it. And as a writer-director, I could relate to it because it was about where I was from,” he ...
A new study, published March 21 in the American Journal of Public He alth (AJPH), found that between 2006 and 2014, hospitalizations due to firearm injuries cost the US $6.61 billion — an average of $734.1 million per year. Private …
After the NCIPC survived the 1995 budget process, opponents narrowed their focus, seeking to pull the plug on the gun research specifically, or at least to punish the CDC for continuing to fund it. At a May 1996 hearing, Rep. Jay Dickey (R …
It is difficult to do justice to the mood of despair that has been haunting the corridors of the Commonwealth Secretariat’s headquarters in Marlborough House in recent months. The decision to hold the 2013 Commonwealth Heads of …
The Zika virus was detected in Brazil last year and has since caused a huge surge in birth defects. Last month, 150 scientists and doctors posted an open letter arguing that the 2016 Summer Games should be postponed or moved. …
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