27 Jan

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Malpractice Claim Fears and the Costs of Treating Medicare Patients: A New Approach to Estimating the Costs of Defensive Medicine
Address correspondence to James D. Reschovsky, Ph.D., Mathematica Policy Research, 1100 First St. NE, 12th Floor, Washington, DC 20002; e-mail: jreschovsky@mathematica-mpr.com. Using a sample of survey respondent/beneficiary dyads stratified by physician …

Residents claim partial victory over White Oak Music Hall
A day after a Harris County judge handed down a temporary injunction against White Oak Music Hall, north side neighbors involved in the lawsuit gathered to claim a partial victory in the unfinished fight. “We’re not trying to close this venue,” said Chris …

In Colorado, a reporter’s error becomes evidence for ‘fake news’ claim
On Jan. 14, a TV reporter for Denver’s 9News covered a public constituent meeting held by Republican congressman Mike Coffman, who is helping lead an effort to repeal Obamacare. The meeting, held at the Aurora Central Library, attracted more than 100 …
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Libyan renegades claim al-Qaeda group ‘defeated in Benghazi district’
Forces loyal to Libyan renegade general Khalifa Haftar have said that they had taken one of the last remaining strongholds of an al-Qaeda linked group in the eastern city of Benghazi. Haftar’s self-declared Libyan National Army (LNA) “liberated all of …
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