Correction, March 7, 2019: This story originally misidentified which state is suing President Donald Trump over alleged emoluments violations. It is Maryland, not Virginia.
Correction, Feb. 6, 2019: This story originally misstated who performed a pilot project for Arapahoe County, Colorado. It was two individuals who later became two of the three founding partners of Nordic Innovation Labs; it was not performed by Nordic Innovation Labs. It also misstated the role of Jennifer Morrell. The pilot project had concluded by the time Morrell arrived, and she then managed the project as it transformed into an ongoing project; she did not retain the consultants.
Correction, Feb. 5, 2019: This story, relying on incorrect calculations from the Department of Veterans Affairs, originally misstated the proportion of total VA outpatient appointments in the private sector. It was 37 percent in 2017, up from 25 percent in 2014; not 58 percent in 2017, up from 33 percent in 2014.
Correction, Jan. 11, 2019: This story originally misstated the jump in emissions in the industrial sector. The actual year-over-year increase in industrial emissions was 5.7 percent, not more than 300 percent (which refers to the increase in the rate of change for the sector).
Correction, Jan. 4, 2019: A caption with this story originally referred incompletely to the name of a Bronx restaurant that Mark Gjonaj and Steven Squitieri shared a business interest in from 2012 to 2018. It was originally called Lighthouse and renamed Don Coqui in 2014, it was not Don Coqui during that entire period.
Correction, Dec. 19, 2018: This story originally misstated the appointment of a former lawmaker. Gene Reynolds was appointed state parks assistant secretary by the lieutenant governor, he was not appointed to that position and a cabinet post by the governor.
HUD Took Over a Town’s Housing Authority 22 Years Ago. Now the Authority’s Broke and Residents Are Being Pushed Out.
Correction, Dec. 17, 2018: This story originally had photographs that misidentified where they were taken. They were near downtown Wellston, not in Wellston. One caption was adjusted to clarify the location, and other photos have been removed. Two photographs from Wellston have been added.
Correction, Jan. 25, 2018: This story originally misidentified the name of the group of which Adrianne Todman is the CEO. It is the National Association of Housing and Redevelopment Officials, not the National Organization of Housing and Redevelopment Officials.
“Pretty Much a Failure”: HUD Inspections Pass Dangerous Apartments Filled With Rats, Roaches and Toxic Mold
Correction, Nov. 16, 2018: This story originally misstated the role that Cori Mackey, executive director of the Christian Activities Council in Hartford, Connecticut, had in arranging a meeting with a mother whose child had been bitten by a mouse. It was a community organizer in her office who arranged it, not Mackey.
Correction, Nov. 30, 2018: This story originally misstated the circumstances surrounding the shooting of a teen in Chicago. An officer was convicted of murder for shooting a 17-year-old, who had a 3-inch knife in his hands, as he walked away from police; the teen was not unarmed. The earlier version also incorrectly gave the age of a teen killed by police last June in a small community outside Pittsburgh. The teen was 17, not 15.
Correction, Nov. 30, 2018: This story originally stated a government task force recommended that the Bureau of Justice Statistics continue to track unfounded cases. While BJS was involved in the task force, the recommendations did not specify the BJS should collect the data. The Uniform Crime Report is currently administered by the FBI.
Correction, Oct. 24, 2018: This story originally misattributed and misquoted a statement. Jenny Johnson Ware did not say, “It’s a good time to be wealthy in the United States if you are aggressive about your tax money.” In fact, Jesse Eisinger asked, “Is it a good time to be wealthy in the United States if you are aggressive about your tax planning?” Ware responded that for taxpayers who want to be aggressive, “It’s a great time.”
Correction, Oct. 16, 2018: This story originally misspelled the last name of the spokeswoman for Brian Kemp. She is Candice Broce, not Brose.
Correction, Oct. 18, 2018: This story originally misstated the role of the secretary of state’s office in the 53,000 voter registration applications on hold. The office did not place the hold, the counties did.
Correction, Oct. 30, 2018: A caption with this story originally misstated the likelihood of white students at Charlottesville High School being in Advanced Placement courses compared with their black peers. White students there are 4.7 times as likely to be enrolled in at least one AP class as black students, not nearly six times. (White students in Charlottesville City Public Schools are nearly six times as likely to be in AP courses as their black peers.)
Correction, October 3, 2018: This story originally misidentified the function of special needles carried in the pouch of bulletproof vests. They relieve air pressure in the chest, not bleeding. It also misidentified the role of Anibal Saez Jr. on the night of the Pulse shooting. He did not work on the explosive breach of the club.
Correction, Sept. 26, 2018: This story originally said that Michael Holick has tenure. B.U.’s medical school does not grant tenure.
Correction, Sept. 26, 2018: This story originally stated that Elliott Broidy was convicted of bribing New York State officials. In fact, he pleaded guilty to bribing them, but before the plea was finalized, a judge allowed him to change his plea from a felony to a misdemeanor.
Correction, Sept. 26, 2018: This story originally said that Elliott Broidy paid $1.6 million to a Playboy model. He agreed to do so but stopped paying her after the arrangement became public.
Authorities Can Now Deny Visa and Green Card Applications Without Giving Applicants a Chance to Fix Errors
Correction, Sept. 12, 2018: The email correspondence rejected because of a lawyer’s header was intended to show a client had served as a reviewer for peer-reviewed journals. An earlier version of this story incorrectly characterized the content.
Correction, 22 de marzo de 2019: La traducción original de esta historia señalaba erróneamente el lugar al que algunos padres fueron enviados por las autoridades federales. Fueron enviados a centros de detención desde Georgia a Arizona, pero no a Arkansas.
Correction, August 21, 2018: Due to a data error by the EAC, this article originally stated Minnesota as allocating $1,532,342 toward election auditing. In fact, Minnesota is allocating this money toward voter registration systems. The number of states planning to fund voter registration systems increases from 25 to 26. The number of states planning to fund election audits decreases from 22 to 21, and the total percent of federal funds used for this purpose decreases from 5.5 percent to 5.1 percent. Our maps have been updated to reflect these changes.
Correction, Aug. 3, 2018: An earlier version of this story incorrectly said that a brain scan had revealed that Ernest Barnard suffered a stroke. His family said the scan revealed he had limited brain function.
Correction, Aug. 3, 2018: This article originally identified Dick Lamm as a Republican. He was a Democrat who later ran for president as a member of the Reform Party.