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The Chilling Story Behind the Title of I’ll Be Gone In The Dark

Jeff Chiu/AP/Shutterstock I’ll Be Gone In The Dark tells the true story of the late reporter Michelle McNamara’s investigation into the crimes of “The Golden State Killer,” a name she dubbed for a man who committed more than 50 rapes, killed 13 people, and went decades without being caught. The title of HBO’s documentary series—which… Read More »

To Curb Coronavirus, What’s Behind The Wearing Of A Mask?

Use Our Content This story can be republished for free (details). The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention on Friday recommended wearing cloth face masks when going out, especially to places like grocery stores and pharmacies. That’s because a “significant portion” of people with the virus lack symptoms or can transmit the disease through close… Read More »

Family discovers unusual source behind boy’s lead poisoning

For over two years, an 8-year-old boy from Australia baffled doctors with high concentrations of lead in his body. It started when the unnamed boy complained of a stomachache severe enough to warrant a doctor visit. Doctors then found over 50 lead pellets trapped inside the boy’s appendix—with no explanation for how the pellets got there from… Read More »

Safety net hospitals fall behind in Medicare joint replacement model

Dive Brief: Safety net hospitals participating in Medicare’s Comprehensive Care for Joint Replacement (CJR) bundled payment model were less likely to receive rewards than other facilities in the program, according to a study published Monday in JAMA. Researchers determined the safety net hospitals were also more likely to be penalized in the program’s second year… Read More »