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Fired U.S. Attorney Preet Bharara Said to Have Been Investigating HHS Secretary Tom Price

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Former U.S. Attorney Preet Bharara, who was removed from his post by the Trump administration last week, was overseeing an investigation into stock trades made by the president’s health secretary,

White House installs political aides at Cabinet agencies to be Trump’s eyes and ears

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The political appointee charged with keeping watch over Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Scott Pruitt and his aides has offered unsolicited advice so often that after just four weeks on the ...

Trump’s Trainwreck

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On Saturday morning he tweeted: “ObamaCare will explode and we will all get together and piece together a great healthcare plan for THE PEOPLE. Do not worry!” THE PEOPLE shouldn’t ...

Scientists Brace for a Lost Generation in American Research

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The work of a scientist is often unglamorous. Behind every headline-making, cork-popping, blockbuster discovery, there are many lifetimes of work. And that work is often mundane. We’re talking drips-of-solution-into-a-Petri-dish mundane,

A 40-year 'conspiracy' at the VA

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Four decades ago, in 1977, a conspiracy began bubbling up from the basements of the vast network of hospitals belonging to the Veterans Administration. Across the country, software geeks and ...