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Computerized prescription orders are one real advantage. Clicking checkboxes on screen after screen not so much.
November 07, 2014
The deal worked out by the city's emergency manager, Kevyn Orr, includes shedding $7 billion in debt and borrowing hundreds of millions to implement the strategy.
November 07, 2014
The U.S. District Court upheld a lower court's decision to strike down the voter-approved ban. The ruling comes a day after another federal judge affirmed same-sex marriage bans in four other states.
November 07, 2014
Among those held were the alleged owner and operator of Silk Road 2.0 in San Francisco. The underground online markets seized Thursday allow users to anonymously buy illegal products and services.
November 07, 2014
The alleged movement continues to put into question a ceasefire that went into effect in September. It also comes after separatists held elections and Russia recognized them.
November 07, 2014
The move paves the way for the renewal of high-level talks between the two countries, which were frozen two years ago by China.
November 07, 2014
We're celebrating our 35th birthday this week with family. Here's to our hosts at member stations around the country. Thanks for making us look — and sound — so good.
November 07, 2014
An industry group calls an attempt to regulate the career college industry "unlawful, arbitrary and irrational."
November 07, 2014
The country where the outbreak began is now seeing an uptick in the number of new patients. Marc Poncin of Doctors Without Borders explains why — and what's being done to bring things under control.
November 07, 2014
The economy added 214,000 jobs in October, less than the 248,000 produced in September, but just enough to continue pushing the unemployment rate down.
November 07, 2014
The economy added 214,000 jobs in October, less than the 248,000 produced in September, but just enough to continue pushing the unemployment rate down.
November 07, 2014
S. Donald Stookey discovered glass ceramics in 1952 — the fortuitous outcome of an experiment gone wrong.
November 07, 2014
The document listed the term as an acceptable way to refer to African Americans. The Army said it removed it as soon as it noticed it.
November 07, 2014
We began our series, 50 Great Teachers, with a look at Socrates. Which raised a question: Do educators focus enough on teaching students how to listen?
November 07, 2014
Japan shut down all of its nuclear reactors after the triple meltdown at the Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Station in 2011. This plant could be the first to restart.
November 07, 2014
The Chinese island is renowned as a gambling capital and a place to launder cash. An anti-graft campaign has driven away high rollers and others dependent on its shady financial services.
November 07, 2014
In an update to a 2011 StoryCorps interview, Ret. Army Sgt. 1st Class Max Voelz, whose wife died disarming an IED, and Sgt. Mary Dague, who lost both arms in Iraq, both say they are happy now.
November 07, 2014
The six-week battle to retake the city from insurgents was the fiercest during the Iraq War. Almost 100 Americans died; 600 others were injured. Veterans commemorated the anniversary on Friday.
November 07, 2014
Morning Edition hosts recount and replay some of our less-than-perfect moments on the air.
November 07, 2014
The U.S. government has stopped some experiments with dangerous viruses, saying the risks need to be reconsidered. Key work in one scientist's lab have been halted.
November 07, 2014

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