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In police killings, numbers are scarce or inaccurate

May 15, 2015
Why is it so hard to get these life and death numbers?
Posted In: homicides, police, data
Hurricane Sandy

PODCAST: Rethinking flood protection

May 15, 2015
Netflix in China, consumer sentiment, and flood protection.

PODCAST: Mad Men ends

May 14, 2015
College enrollment, responsible banking, and Mad Men ends.
The Uber app is seen on a smartphone.

PODCAST: Uber loans

May 13, 2015
Retail sales remain flat, Facebook gets into publishing, and Uber drivers get loans.
Journalist Kate Betts moved to Paris in 1986.

My Paris Dream: A fashion journalist on style and slang

May 12, 2015
A fashion journalist on what she learned in Paris.
Posted In: fashion, paris, journalism
Encyclopedia Britannica editions and annual updates are on the shelf at the New York Public Library

PODCAST: The presidential library

May 12, 2015
The bond market, American Idol, and the presidential libraries.

PODCAST: The solution is border collies

May 11, 2015
German bonds, TV ads, and border collies.

Want a career in music? You might need to move south

May 8, 2015
Why the music scene in Atlanta draws people from all over.
Posted In: black lips, Music, hip hop, Atlanta

The cost of stress in the police force

May 8, 2015
Police officers say they have less discretion about how they do their jobs.
Posted In: police, shooting, regulations