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Seniors Were Sold A Risk-Free Retirement With Reverse Mortgages. Now They Face Foreclosure.

Seniors Were Sold A Risk-Free Retirement With Reverse Mortgages. Now They Face Foreclosure.

10 Questions To Ask About Reverse Mortgages

10 Questions To Ask About Reverse Mortgages

NJ Power Broker at Center of Tax-Break Controversy

NJ Power Broker at Center of Tax-Break Controversy

The Norcross Connections

The Norcross Connections

A False Answer, A Big Political Connection And $260 Million In Tax Breaks

A False Answer, A Big Political Connection And $260 Million In Tax Breaks

Aquí Nos Pertenece

Aquí Nos Pertenece

Here Belongs To Us

Here Belongs To Us

NJ Whistle-Blower Case Shows Christie Pressure for Tax Breaks

NJ Whistle-Blower Case Shows Christie Pressure for Tax Breaks

What is ‘safe enough’ for drone deliveries?

What is ‘safe enough’ for drone deliveries?

Is the egg toast?

Is the egg toast?

Range Wars

Range Wars

In Texas, Teachers See Savings Eroded by Bad Bets on Exotic Stocks

In Texas, Teachers See Savings Eroded by Bad Bets on Exotic Stocks

US coal hasn’t set aside enough money to clean up its mines

US coal hasn’t set aside enough money to clean up its mines

Coal tycoon governor Jim Justice uses loophole to leave mines and workers idle

Coal tycoon governor Jim Justice uses loophole to leave mines and workers idle

What happens to the land after coal mines close?

What happens to the land after coal mines close?

Why and how we investigated the coal industry’s clean-up funds

Why and how we investigated the coal industry’s clean-up funds

Obama official: Trump cuts will leave coal clean-up agency unable to function

Obama official: Trump cuts will leave coal clean-up agency unable to function

Crackdown on coal mine ‘self-bonds’ stalls under Trump

Crackdown on coal mine ‘self-bonds’ stalls under Trump

Reclaiming coal: US mines’ clean-up cash – all our data

Reclaiming coal: US mines’ clean-up cash – all our data

The Problem With PLUS: How Parents Buckle Under the Weight of College Debt

The Problem With PLUS: How Parents Buckle Under the Weight of College Debt

Noxious Neighbor

Noxious Neighbor

Discover the Universities Where Parents Borrow the Most

Discover the Universities Where Parents Borrow the Most

Understand the Potential Policy Shifts Affecting Parent Loans

Understand the Potential Policy Shifts Affecting Parent Loans

Which Universities Burden Parents With the Most Federal Debt?

Which Universities Burden Parents With the Most Federal Debt?

Humanity’s fight against climate change is failing. One technology can change that.

Humanity’s fight against climate change is failing. One technology can change that.

A radical startup has invented the world’s first zero-emissions fossil-fuel power plant

A radical startup has invented the world’s first zero-emissions fossil-fuel power plant

The material that built the modern world is also destroying it. Here’s a fix

The material that built the modern world is also destroying it. Here’s a fix

Rich countries are reducing their emissions—by exporting them to China

Rich countries are reducing their emissions—by exporting them to China

The teenager inventor who could change the way the world fights climate change

The teenager inventor who could change the way the world fights climate change

Batteries can’t solve the world’s biggest energy-storage problem. One startup has a solution.

Batteries can’t solve the world’s biggest energy-storage problem. One startup has a solution.

An innovative natural-gas power plant could be the future of hurricane-proof electricity

An innovative natural-gas power plant could be the future of hurricane-proof electricity

The compelling case for capturing carbon emissions and burying them underground

The compelling case for capturing carbon emissions and burying them underground

Interactive: Can you get carbon emissions under control?

Interactive: Can you get carbon emissions under control?

China is the acid-test for a technology that could save the world from catastrophic climate change

China is the acid-test for a technology that could save the world from catastrophic climate change

Two Nations, One Aquifer: The biggest pump wins

Two Nations, One Aquifer: The biggest pump wins

Two Nations, One Aquifer: ‘The river pays for all of it’

Picking up the slack in chile cultivation

Picking up the slack in chile cultivation

Two Nations, One Aquifer: ‘The river pays for all of it’

Two Nations, One Aquifer: ‘The river pays for all of it’

Two Nations, One Aquifer: ‘I am going to be out of water’

Two Nations, One Aquifer: ‘I am going to be out of water’

Two Nations, One Aquifer: Pipeline skips area’s poorest

Two Nations, One Aquifer: Pipeline skips area’s poorest

Mexico’s largest conglomerate profits from pipeline

Mexico’s largest conglomerate profits from pipeline

Towns Sell Their Public Water Systems – and Often Regret it

Towns Sell Their Public Water Systems – and Often Regret it

Following NECIR report, readers donate to save senior’s home

Following NECIR report, readers donate to save senior’s home

Two Nations, One Aquifer: Border wall can’t keep groundwater from draining away

Two Nations, One Aquifer: Border wall can’t keep groundwater from draining away

More seniors are taking loans against their homes — and it’s costing them (Washington Post)

More seniors are taking loans against their homes — and it’s costing them (Washington Post)

Foreclosures on the rise for seniors with reverse mortgages (NECIR Version)

Foreclosures on the rise for seniors with reverse mortgages (NECIR Version)

The revolutionary technology pushing Sweden toward the seemingly impossible goal of zero emissions

The revolutionary technology pushing Sweden toward the seemingly impossible goal of zero emissions

Towns sell their public water systems — and come to regret it

Towns sell their public water systems — and come to regret it

Towns Sell Their Public Water Systems – and Often Regret it

Towns Sell Their Public Water Systems – and Often Regret it

Public Universities Get an Education in Private Industry

Public Universities Get an Education in Private Industry

What Would Jesus Disrupt?

What Would Jesus Disrupt?

The Biography of a Plant-Based Burger

The Biography of a Plant-Based Burger

Say Goodbye To Your Highly Skilled Job. It’s Now a “Human Intelligence Task.” (Backchannel)

Say Goodbye To Your Highly Skilled Job. It’s Now a “Human Intelligence Task.” (Backchannel)

When baby is due, genetic counselors seen downplaying false alarms (NECIR Version)

When baby is due, genetic counselors seen downplaying false alarms (NECIR Version)

When baby is due, genetic counselors seen downplaying false alarms

When baby is due, genetic counselors seen downplaying false alarms

In Cuba, self-made mechanics keep the country’s classic cars on the road, and help the economy

In Cuba, self-made mechanics keep the country’s classic cars on the road, and help the economy

Two companies explain why they want to do business in Cuba

Two companies explain why they want to do business in Cuba

Cuba at a crossroads: Change, both inside and outside this island country, brings   hope and concern

Cuba at a crossroads: Change, both inside and outside this island country, brings hope and concern

The vision for Mariel: A zone for international business

The vision for Mariel: A zone for international business

Genetic tests for psychiatric drugs spur hope, doubts (Boston Globe)

Genetic tests for psychiatric drugs spur hope, doubts (Boston Globe)

Tattoo artist makes his mark on modern Cuba

Tattoo artist makes his mark on modern Cuba

When demand for mint in Cuba’s mojitos became too great, two brothers stepped up to supply

When demand for mint in Cuba’s mojitos became too great, two brothers stepped up to supply

The Cuban entrepreneurs

The Cuban entrepreneurs

Renting rooms is a tried-and-true income source for many Cubans

Renting rooms is a tried-and-true income source for many Cubans

Organic by necessity could be a boon

Organic by necessity could be a boon

On farms and ranches, all is done by hand

On farms and ranches, all is done by hand

More harm than good? (NECIR)

More harm than good? (NECIR)

Exporting clothes, importing safety (Roads & Kingdoms)

Exporting clothes, importing safety (Roads & Kingdoms)

As U.S. improves relations with Cuba, American tourists take advantage of ‘forbidden fruit’

As U.S. improves relations with Cuba, American tourists take advantage of ‘forbidden fruit’

Two years after Bangladesh factory collapse, a struggle to set things right (Washington Post)

Two years after Bangladesh factory collapse, a struggle to set things right (Washington Post)

Two years after garment factory collapse, are workers any safer? (NPR)

Two years after garment factory collapse, are workers any safer? (NPR)

Ordinary heroes: urban volunteers to the rescue (NPR)

Ordinary heroes: urban volunteers to the rescue (NPR)

Two years after Rana Plaza, are Bangladesh’s workers still at risk? (The Nation)

Two years after Rana Plaza, are Bangladesh’s workers still at risk? (The Nation)

Bangladesh remembers Rana Plaza disaster (VOA)

Bangladesh remembers Rana Plaza disaster (VOA)

Efforts underway to make Bangladesh garment factories safer (VOA)

Efforts underway to make Bangladesh garment factories safer (VOA)

How China purchased a cut of America’s prime pork industry (RevealNews.org)

How China purchased a cut of America’s prime pork industry (RevealNews.org)

China brings home the bacon with American pigs Podcast (RevealNews.org)

China brings home the bacon with American pigs Podcast (RevealNews.org)

China’s growing appetite for pork (PBS NewsHour, Part 1)

China’s growing appetite for pork (PBS NewsHour, Part 1)

China’s growing appetite for pork  (PBS NewsHour, Part 2)

China’s growing appetite for pork (PBS NewsHour, Part 2)

Amazon ignites culture clash over France’s beloved bookstores (Seattle Times)

Amazon ignites culture clash over France’s beloved bookstores (Seattle Times)

Amazon at odds with Germany over strong union tradition (Seattle Times)

Amazon at odds with Germany over strong union tradition (Seattle Times)

Amazon’s tax maneuvers stir up storm in U.K. (Seattle Times)

Amazon’s tax maneuvers stir up storm in U.K. (Seattle Times)