Lisa Albaladejo

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Obamacare Is Driving Some Doctors To Stop Taking Insurance Altogether

In April, Dr. Michael Ciampi stopped accepting all forms of insurance, including Medicare and Medicaid, and started charging for his services a la carte.<p>"We're asking people to pay at the time of service just like you would pay at your garage or your lawyer or your plumber," Dr. Michael Ciampi told …

Impossible Choice Faces America's First 'Climate Refugees'

Climate change is a stark reality in America's northernmost state. Nearly 90 percent of native Alaskan villages are on the coast, where dramatic erosion and floods have become a part of daily life.<p>Perched on the Ninglick River on the west coast of the state, the tiny town of Newtok may be the …

Western leaders study 'gamechanging' report on global drugs trade

European governments and the Obama administration are this weekend studying a "gamechanging" report on global drugs policy that is being seen in some …

Eric Schmidt: Kim Jong Un Could Turn On North Korea's Internet If He Wanted

There is literally a switch that could give the hermit nation the Web, Google's chairman said.<p>As you might expect, North Korea's "Internet" mirrors North Korea itself: Sad, secluded, and limited to just a handful of propagandistic sites.<p>There's a country-wide intranet, and the content consists of …

Etsy closes store over 'handmade' accusation

<b>Etsy has closed down a custom synth maker on the grounds that his wares were not "handmade", in spite of evidence to the contrary.</b><p>Five months ago, …

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