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March 5, 2015, 6 a.m.If you suffer a permanent injury on the job, you’re typically entitled to compensation for the damage to your body and your future lost wages. But depending on the state, benefits for the same body part can differ dramatically.
Jan. 12, 2015, NoonAt least 50 Americans have been seriously injured, maimed or killed by flashbangs since 2000. Here are their stories.
Jan. 7, 2015, 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. 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, 11:57 a.m.A ProPublica analysis found that many health insurance plans offered in the federal Affordable Care Act marketplace are changing their benefits heading into 2015. Consumers have until Dec. 15 to switch plans before they are automatically re-enrolled.
Oct. 23, 2014, 1:58 p.m.New York counties were promised annual payments from tobacco companies as part of a national settlement to reimburse them for smoking-related health care costs. Some made deals to get up front cash instead of long term payments. Here's what they gave up.
Oct. 23, 2014, 1:11 p.m.Users can see how interest rates and declining cigarette sales affect the bottom line for counties that borrowed against income from the landmark tobacco settlement.
Sep. 25, 2014, 1 p.m."The details are not the details. They MAKE the design." A guide to using little things to make better graphics and interactives.
May 15, 2014, 11:45 a.m.Use this tool to find and compare providers.
Feb. 24, 2014, 11:52 a.m.The United States has some of the weakest labor protections for temp workers in the developed world. Here, we map out how countries compare based on data compiled by the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development.
Dec. 19, 2013, NoonWhich emergency room will see you the fastest? We've got a handy guide for impatient outpatients.
Dec. 19, 2013, NoonHow long you wait at the ER matters a lot. Our new interactive news application lets you see travel and wait times at hospital ERs near you.
Dec. 16, 2013, 11:24 a.m.If you’re a software developer looking to make more of a social impact with your talents, there are plenty of exciting opportunities for you to break into the field of journalism! But what’s it like?
May 30, 2013, 10:30 a.m.How to apply classic design principles to your newfangled interactive graphics and apps.
May 11, 2013, 9:10 p.m.Medicare’s popular prescription-drug program now serves more than 35 million people, but the names of prescribers and the drugs they choose have never previously been public. Use this tool to find and compare doctors and other top prescribers in 2010.
April 18, 2013, 3:21 p.m.The Senate defeated several amendments to the proposed gun control bill, with only two amendments reaching the 60 votes necessary to pass. We break down how senators voted.
April 18, 2013, 10 a.m.Four months after the Newtown tragedy, the Senate resoundingly defeats gun control legislation. We break down how Senators voted on the bill.
March 11, 2013, 11 a.m.New data show drugmakers’ payments to hundreds of thousands of doctors, and some have made well over $500,000.
Jan. 30, 2013, 2:55 p.m.As the terrain and debate around national security shifts, we took a look back at some of the most controversial elements of George W. Bush’s national security policy, to see how much has changed under Obama – and how much has stayed the same.
Dec. 21, 2012, 5:10 p.m.
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