Massachusetts Overbills Feds $106 M for Medicaid

By Brianna Ehley,The Fiscal TimesOctober 1, 2014
For years, states have significantly overbilled the federal government for Medicaid reimbursements--costing the...
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Secret Service Head Resigns After Multiple Lapses of President’s Security

By Reuters Staff and The Fiscal Times Staff,The Fiscal TimesOctober 1, 2014
After facing scathing criticism on Tuesday for the agency allowing an intruder with a knife to run into the White...

Would You Sell Some Personal Info for a Cookie?

By Lois Beckett,ProPublicaOctober 1, 2014
In a highly unscientific but delicious experiment last weekend, 380 New Yorkers gave up sensitive personal...

A Rapid Test for Ebola Is Two Years Away

By Patrick Tucker,Defense OneOctober 1, 2014
The Centers for Disease Control on Tuesday said that the first case of Ebola has been confirmed in the United...
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Find Out Who Your Doc Is Taking Money From

By Shefali Luthra,Kaiser Health NewsOctober 1, 2014
A federal database unveiled Tuesday afternoon details 4.4 million payments from pharmaceutical and medical...

The 5 Key Issues Most 2014 Candidates Have Ignored

By Eric Pianin,The Fiscal TimesOctober 1, 2014
If past is prologue, then the quality of the issues debates in the final month of the mid-term congressional...

Why the War Against ISIS Could Be Doomed to Fail

By David Francis,The Fiscal TimesOctober 1, 2014
The United States is conducting air operations to stop ISIS on two fronts. First, it’s destroying hard targets in...

An Alliance with India Could Help Obama Keep China in Line

By Liz Peek,The Fiscal TimesOctober 1, 2014
How can the U.S. respond to the pro-democracy demonstrations in Hong Kong without torching U.S. commercial...

Windows 10: Microsoft Looks to ‘Start’ Again

By Andrew Lumby,The Fiscal TimesSeptember 30, 2014
If struggling with the changes in Windows 8 has driven you to your wits end, don’t worry — there isn’t much time...
Police officers stand as protesters try to block a street to the financial Central district, near the government headquarters in Hong Kong

Why China Won’t Crack Down Harder on Hong Kong Protesters

By Suzanne McGee,The Fiscal TimesSeptember 30, 2014
What happens next in Hong Kong may depend on the answers to two very important questions.

New Federal Website Exposes Pharma Payments to Docs

By Brianna Ehley,The Fiscal TimesSeptember 30, 2014
For years, the financial transactions between doctors and companies that sell prescription drugs and medical...
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Ebola Case in U.S. Is Confirmed by CDC

By Michele Gershberg,ReutersSeptember 30, 2014
Health officials in the U.S. said on Tuesday the first patient infected with the deadly Ebola virus had been...

Hollywood, Bereft of Ideas, Turns to Videogame Tetris

By Chris Morris,CNBCSeptember 30, 2014
Hollywood, which has been increasingly leaning on the video game world for story ideas, might be getting a bit...