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As part of health care reform, if insurers fail to spend the bulk of your premium directly on your medical care, they must pay you back. Will you get a check next month?
California cities and counties are trying to get help paying for damage and cleanup. But even overwhelming evidence that lead harms kids hasn't swayed the courts so far.
Michael Bloomberg wants to change the city building codes to encourage residents to skip the elevators. Will it work?
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Using a low-speed "treadmill desk," you can burn up to 130 calories an hour. But would you want to? Depends on whether you want to be healthy . . . or productive.
New Yorkers will see lower health care premiums with the Affordable Care Act. Then again, they have some of the highest rates around.
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