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Dorie Ladner on fight for voting rights since #SCOTUS struck down part of Voting Rights Act propub.ca/1r7e8Gh pic.twitter.com/Fn4eVF5dFM
Giving traumatized kids a headstart in healing, and other key reporting on kids & PTSD: propublica.org/article/the-be…
Wage garnishment for debt has reduced the Goetzinger household’s income by 20%. propub.ca/1DgZ91q pic.twitter.com/OXbQjSNvhI
We're looking to hire a full time Research Editor to help us dig up obscure facts & figures: propub.ca/1DcwPxp
Health workers spreading awareness about #Ebola allegedly killed by villagers in New Guinea — gov’t spokesperson bbc.com/news/world-afr…
FTC fines mobile game maker @Tinyco $300K for violating child privacy laws theguardian.com/technology/201… pic.twitter.com/4XKO4tq0N9
Scotland ballot asked, “Should Scotland be an independent country?” U.S. ballot measures that don’t fit in a tweet: washingtonpost.com/blogs/wonkblog…
In “direst predictions,” some neighborhoods in this Florida city will be underwater within decades npr.org/2014/09/18/348…
Joyce Ladner remembers the violence she & fellow activists faced during Freedom Summer: propub.ca/1ukrYUz pic.twitter.com/z9Df8WmYX5
Senate races driving “frantic” bombardment of ads in Iowa & Michigan publicintegrity.org/2014/09/18/155… pic.twitter.com/rfInNcSygi
2,000+ kids will be born through surrogacy this year. The NYT on how states handle it: nytimes.com/2014/09/18/us/… pic.twitter.com/sTsga891UC
Dept of Edu collects abt $1B/yr in garnished wages for student loans—up nearly 40% since 2006 propub.ca/1tWoiYH pic.twitter.com/zGKot3DdAc
+How to encrypt your own data, from our @JuliaAngwin’s privacy tools series: propub.ca/1ujBSpc
Google says its next Android operating system will soon encrypt user data by default washingtonpost.com/blogs/the-swit…
Tennessee inmates challenge electric chair executions as alternative when state is short on lethal injection drugs theguardian.com/world/2014/sep…
4% of every purchase made on this online black market helps finance “a major player in the identity theft industry” wired.com/2014/09/dark-w…
A 37-yr-old man is set to be charged today with deliberately starting #KingFire, according to authorities nytimes.com/2014/09/19/us/…
New stories from Chicago on how kids exposed to community violence can develop PTSD: We've updated our reading guide. propub.ca/1ujR4CQ
ICYMI: Lacking funding, UN World Food Programme may cut the Syrian food basket to 825 calories/day, official says. af.reuters.com/article/worldN…
Why did Congress ban "military-style" guns only used in about 2% of gun crimes? propub.ca/1ueAvrV
Debating whether to stay or switch plans under the new health law? @UpshotNYT can help: nytimes.com/2014/09/18/ups… pic.twitter.com/eEkiUljhHP
Coming soon to a health plan near you: More expensive generic drugs propub.ca/1mfVpI5
Debt collectors can only garnish 25% of debtor’s wages. But once it’s deposited in the bank — they can take it all. propub.ca/1u4E97A
Why are bondholders due nearly half of payouts to state and local gov’ts from Big Tobacco? Your #AM podcast: propub.ca/1DcumD5
Ahead of UN climate summit, Ban Ki Moon says he will be joining #ClimateMarch this weekend. theguardian.com/environment/20…
Apple said it can’t bypass user passcodes to access personal data in iOS8. Then someone tried wired.com/2014/09/apple-… pic.twitter.com/SpO1OV9rAW
After domestic abuse charges for multiple players, one female fan’s questions for NFL: nytimes.com/2014/09/18/spo… pic.twitter.com/xtJ6tjtEOu
West Africans are turning to the black market for Ebola survivors’ blood, according to the World Health Organization washingtonpost.com/news/morning-m…
Study suggests artificial sweeteners linked to spikes in blood sugar: washingtonpost.com/national/healt… pic.twitter.com/Q813oECwaY
Chinese military hackers breached Pentagon contractors’ networks at least 9 times —yearlong Senate investigation: theguardian.com/world/2014/sep…
Manhattan has the biggest wealth gap the US. The NYT runs the numbers: nytimes.com/2014/09/18/nyr… pic.twitter.com/7OBDuHFBiw
Panel finds that national end-of-life care needs overhaul on “almost every level”: nytimes.com/2014/09/18/sci… pic.twitter.com/VmrCFqlqr1
When every penny in his bank account had been taken by a debt collection co he didn’t even know about propub.ca/1DgYVHy
How detectives coaxed suspect in Etan Patz murder to confess propub.ca/1sxnCqM
Our final #FreedomSummer dispatch: two sisters & activists reflect on voting rights past and present: propub.ca/1mifKMV
In Malaysian factories, workers producing goods for US tech co’s go into debt getting the job nytimes.com/2014/09/17/bus… pic.twitter.com/nXe7i6SfKi
Policies that resonate with the public aren't always the policies that work. Case in point: propub.ca/1ueAnZy
Voting rights post-Shelby v Holder: a 2014 guide to the state of the vote across the country propub.ca/1swCXbb
.@CFPB sues big for-profit college operator for allegedly publicly humiliating students who couldn’t pay back loans businessweek.com/articles/2014-…
Amidst drought, Calif. establishes statewide groundwater management for first time latimes.com/local/politics… pic.twitter.com/DzcshJR4Wk
Frankfurt court lifts nationwide ban on @Uber in Germany, but taxi association plans appeal nytimes.com/2014/09/17/bus… pic.twitter.com/1eOcJ15O3B
We¹ve updated our guide to where voting rights stand across the country: propub.ca/1udFEAF
#JournalismJob alert: we're on the look out for a top notch researcher. Have you got the chops for the job? propub.ca/1tYD2Xd
Michele told us she was sued over a $900 hospital bill. Been sued over debt? Share your story: propub.ca/1tWIjOZ pic.twitter.com/bORurt64ax
1st US nuclear bomb was tested here in 1945. Decades later, researchers assess cancer fallout online.wsj.com/articles/decad… pic.twitter.com/tWUJrzxUo9
Memphis police discovered 200 unprocessed rape kits, adding to city’s 12,000-kit backlog theguardian.com/world/2014/sep… pic.twitter.com/DWoL1Q3z9t
Does your insurance company have two different prices for generic drugs? You may feel it at the pharmacy counter.propub.ca/1mfUVBK
Fifty years after Freedom Summer, two Mississippi sisters press the fight for voting rights propub.ca/1tmELrn
Android users: 40-50% of of you may be using old browser w/ serious security flaws, @arstechnica reports arstechnica.com/security/2014/…
In @ProPublica investigation into case against Hernandez, witness testimony riddled with confusion & inaccuracy: propub.ca/1u1V0bp