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March 23, 1:50 p.m.We want to know how you use water at home — and how what you actually use compares to government estimates
Jan. 28, 12:36 p.m.Prosecutors acknowledge they accepted a guilty plea from an Australian man under a law that was passed after his alleged criminal conduct.
Jan. 22, NoonFlaws in information submitted to Open Payments, a government database of financial relationships in the medical field, complicated our analysis.
Jan. 14, 4:08 p.m.An online ad company called Turn is using tracking cookies that come back to life after Verizon users have deleted them. Turn's services are used by everyone from Google to Facebook.
Jan. 12, 11:58 a.m.Every day, police toss dangerous flashbang grenades during raids, with little oversight and horrifying results
Jan. 9, 12:51 p.m.Prompted by an investigation by ProPublica and NPR, Sen. Charles Grassley asks the charity to explain how it has used donations from the public.
Jan. 7, 3 p.m.Even with new federal data, it's not easy to track drug, device company spending on their products
Jan. 7, 3 p.m.Beginning in 2014, the federal government mandated that pharmaceutical and medical device manufacturers publicly report payments made to doctors and teaching hospitals. The first report covered the last five months of 2013. Use this tool to search for a company, drug or device.
Dec. 24, 2014, 2:14 p.m.We respond to arguments levied against our analysis of justified homicides by police officers.
Dec. 23, 2014, 10 a.m.New York City kids make up the vast majority of the students at Massachusetts’ infamous Judge Rotenberg Center, and keep getting sent there despite repeated evidence of abuse.
Dec. 19, 2014, 4 p.m.Make your pick for the best, hardest-hitting ProPublica story of 2014.
Dec. 15, 2014, 1 p.m.Despite warnings about abuse, Medicare covered more prescriptions for potent controlled substances in 2012 than it did in 2011. The program's top prescribers often have faced disciplinary action or criminal charges related to their medical practices.
Dec. 11, 2014, 2:51 p.m.Red Cross responders say there was a ban on working with the widely praised Occupy Sandy relief group because it was seen as politically unpalatable.
Dec. 4, 2014, 7:18 p.m.The charity is now resting its claim of 91 cents of donations going to services on the idea that donations include not just money but also "donations of blood."
Dec. 4, 2014, 12:44 p.m.The open enrollment season for health insurance plans under the Affordable Care Act is open until Feb. 15, 2015. Our interactive tool lets you compare plans before you renew your insurance through the federal exchange.
Dec. 4, 2014, 9:23 a.m.The charity and its chief executive, Gail McGovern, have long said 91 cents of every dollar donated goes to aiding those in need. Except it’s not true.
Nov. 29, 2014, 7:10 p.m.Karla Brada Mendez thought that she was getting a second chance on life when she started going to AA meetings. But instead she met Eric Allen Earle, an AA old-timer with a violent past.
Nov. 25, 2014, 1:24 p.m.A ProPublica analysis of federal government data adds new details to what's known about the routes taken by trains carrying crude oil. Local governments are often unaware of the potential dangers they face.
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