January 18, 2022

In the omicron crush, some people pay whatever it costs to get tested

At-home antigen test kits are sold out in many areas of the country. Patrick Wood/NPR Heather Shadley-Tovar shelled out $120 to get her daughter a […]
January 18, 2022

The U.S. is divided over whether nuclear power is part of the green energy future

As climate change pushes states in the U.S. to dramatically cut their use of fossil fuels, many are coming to the conclusion that solar, wind […]
January 17, 2022

Some insurance brokers enroll people in ACA plans without consent

VectorInspiration/Getty Images Some insurance brokers are enrolling people into Affordable Care Act health plans without their consent, perhaps for the commissions, a move that could […]
January 15, 2022

Hackers disrupt payroll for thousands of employers — including hospitals

Employers are still dealing with administrative chaos caused by ransomware attack on Ultimate Kronos Group last month. SOPA Images | LightRocket via Getty Images A […]
January 14, 2022

How a weather forecast can cut emissions and save companies money

Shipping and aviation emit about 3 percent of total greenhouse gas emissions in the United States and 5 percent globally. They are among the fastest […]