The striking power of poverty to turn young boys into jobless men

Men are more likely to work than women. This has been true in the United States for generations and for entrenched reasons: Because of the culture that says women should care for their children and the high cost when someone else does. Because of workplace policies and "family values." Because of discrimination. The durability of the pattern makes […]

Deficiencies at Theranos ‘pose immediate jeopardy to patient health’

By Carolyn Y. Johnson Theranos, the high-profile Silicon Valley company that promised to revolutionize blood testing, was warned by federal regulators this week that its Newark, Calif. laboratory has “deficient practices” that “pose immediate jeopardy to patient health and safety,” according to a letter sent to the company this week. The letter from the Centers […]