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Unapproved, but Used in Surgery

by Marshall Allen and Olga Pierce | ProPublica This story was co-published with the New York Times. Carla Muss-Jacobs didn’t give much thought to the tools her surgeon would use to replace her knee. Like most patients, she just wanted…

Back to the Nineteenth Century

My recent column about the growth of on-demand jobs like Uber making life less predictable and secure for workers unleashed a small barrage of criticism from some who contend that workers get what they’re worth in the market. A Forbes…

South Jersey cops caught killing on camera

Footage from a dashboard camera shows police shooting an unarmed black man in Bridgeton, a struggling, predominantly minority New Jersey city of 25,000 people just south of Philadelphia. Officers Braheme Days and Roger Worley shot and killed Jerame C. Reid,…