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Trump gets a hard lesson on Obamacare: It’s easier to criticize something than fix it
March 24th, 2017, 09:15 PM
US president Donald Trump’s signature campaign promise, the complete repeal and replacement of Obamacare, is now dead, at least for the foreseeable future, after it…
Health-care stocks are celebrating the death of Donald Trump’s health-care bill
March 24th, 2017, 09:15 PM
It was an uneasy day for health-care stocks—until the very end. Rumors started flying when the US House of Representatives went into recess at 3:30pm…
Elon Musk has a curious new sales pitch for the Tesla Model 3
March 24th, 2017, 09:15 PM
On Friday afternoon, Tesla CEO Elon Musk took to Twitter to update the company’s pitch for the forthcoming Model 3… by tamping down expectations. The…
Donald Trump’s answer to Obamacare has failed spectacularly
March 24th, 2017, 09:15 PM
The US House of Representatives has pulled a bill to repeal and replace “Obamacare”—a key part of Donald Trump’s election campaign—due to lack of support…
Scientists just changed the way we build genomes to make them 270,000 times cheaper
March 24th, 2017, 09:15 PM
In 2003, the US Department of Defense and the National Institutes of Health announced that—13 years and $2.7 billion later—they had finally finished mapping the…
A glamorous young Russian nationalist is leading her country’s love affair with Trump and Le Pen
March 24th, 2017, 09:15 PM
French far-right leader Marine Le Pen’s visit to Moscow on March 24 went a whole lot better than her New York trip in January. On…
Even sex workers earn more if they get a college degree
March 24th, 2017, 09:15 PM
The surest way to boost your earnings is to get a college degree. But it is hard to tell whether university makes you smarter—and thus,…
Indian engineers are so unemployable that a tech giant will train high-school graduates itself
March 24th, 2017, 09:15 PM
High schoolers now have a shot at getting jobs college graduates dream of. Starting this April, Noida-based software giant HCL Technologies is going to prepare…
A new bill on US copyright law would take power from the Library of Congress and give it to Trump
March 24th, 2017, 09:15 PM
US copyright laws are severely outdated, and it looks like lawmakers are finally taking action. Yesterday, a bipartisan bill was introduced in the House of…
Trump’s landmark Keystone XL pipeline deal will create 35 long-term American jobs
March 24th, 2017, 09:15 PM
US president Donald Trump on Friday approved the Keystone XL pipeline that his predecessor, Barack Obama, had suspended. That gives TransCanada Corp, the Canadian company…
Is there any way to combat the rise of low-tech terror?
March 24th, 2017, 09:15 PM
London’s deadliest attack in a decade, when a 52-year-old British man used a car to plow into pedestrians and later stab a policeman, was a…
The latest version of Trumpcare makes covering pregnancy, hospitalization, and drugs optional
March 24th, 2017, 09:15 PM
A last-minute tweak to the American Health Care Act, the bill that would repeal Obamacare, will leave it up to state governments to decide whether…