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Quadriplegic mom fears for future under GOP health care plan

Because of Medicaid, quadriplegic Michelle Fridley lives on her own and is able to raise her daughter — but the single mom fears for her future under the GOP’s proposed health care plan. Fridley’s one of the 6 million New ...

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Future veep Mike Pence met with boos at ‘Hamilton’ performance

NEW YORK DAILY NEWS Updated: Saturday, November 19, 2016, 12:02 AM They rose up. The audience at Friday’s performance of the hip-hop musical “Hamilton” heartily booed Vice President-elect Mike Pence as he took in the historical smash show. Pence was ...

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Samsung Predicts $3 Billion Hit to Future Profits After Pulling Galaxy Note 7

Photo A customer asking about returning a Galaxy Note 7 at a store in Seoul, South Korea, on Wednesday. Credit Ed Jones/Agence France-Presse — Getty Images SEOUL, South Korea — Samsung Electronics said on Friday that it expected about $ ...

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Free Broadband Initiatives for Poor and Rural Areas, With Eye on Future

“The private sector has as much responsibility as the public sector to make devices and broadband available to millions of young Americans,” said Broderick Johnson, President Obama’s cabinet secretary and chairman of a White House task force that worked with ...

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Bits: Farhad’s and Pui-Wing’s Week in Tech: Yahoo’s Hacking, Self-Driving Cars and the Future of Twitter

All I know is that a horde of lawyers and investment bankers must be getting well paid right now to figure it all out. Farhad: It seems we can never go a week around here without mentioning cars and tech. ...

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Bits: Daily Report: Test-Driving (or Not Driving) the Cars of the Future

Photo Uber is introducing a small fleet of self-driving vehicles in Pittsburgh this week, each with a human minder. Credit Jeff Swensen for The New York Times The automobile is known as the machine that changed the world. Now the ...

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Future Tense: The Trauma of Violent News on the Internet

Even 24-hour cable news networks are no match for the near-infinite sprawl of the web, where countless sources, either with or without credentials, give obsessives a never-ending supply of material to sift through and modern technology supplies terabytes of raw ...

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Apple Moves Toward a Wireless Future, One Tweak at a Time

Photo Tim Cook, Apple’s chief executive, discussing the iPhone 7. Credit Beck Diefenbach/Reuters SAN FRANCISCO — During a two-hour product showcase held on Wednesday in one of rock music’s most storied venues, Apple executives signaled that the company was heading ...

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Debt. Terror. Politics. To Seattle Millennials, the Future Looks Scary.

“I don’t just expect things to unfold, or think, ‘Well, now I’ve got it made,’ because there’s always a turn just ahead of you and you don’t know what’s around that corner,” she said. Opportunity, but Also Anxieties On the ...

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Beyond Coal: Imagining Appalachia’s Future

Benham was built a century ago as a coal mining camp by a subsidiary of International Harvester, which mined the nearby hillsides, extracting coal to make steel. Today, the signs of coal’s decline are everywhere. The old company store is ...

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