by Sam P.K. Collins Posted on December 17, 2014
“Health professionals played a pivotal role in the abuse and brutality exposed in the CIA torture report and they must be held accountable,” an advocacy group says in a new report.
by Tara Culp-Ressler Posted on December 17, 2014
For the first time, more than 50% of doctors favor letting terminally ill patients end their lives.
by Josh Israel Posted on December 9, 2014 Updated: December 10, 2014
New Hampshire Speaker of the House Shawn Jasper (R) was once so outraged by the man he just made his deputy that he called upon him step down as speaker and resign from the House.
by Jessica Goldstein Posted on November 20, 2014 Updated: November 21, 2014
Asking the experts: does serialization get in the way of reporting? Can first-person narration be objective? What is Jay's last name?
by Tara Culp-Ressler Posted on November 20, 2014 Updated: November 20, 2014
Top medical groups say that health professionals shouldn't be punished for carrying out their ethical obligations to their patients.
by Tara Culp-Ressler Posted on November 4, 2014
Brittany Maynard may have a lasting legacy on the political landscape in this country.
by Tara Culp-Ressler Posted on November 3, 2014
In the last weeks of her life, Brittany Maynard sparked a national conversation about the right to die.
by Tara Culp-Ressler Posted on October 6, 2014 Updated: October 6, 2014
Brittany Maynard wants Americans to have more options over how they want to die.
by Josh Israel Posted on September 4, 2014 Updated: September 4, 2014
The indictments centered around tens of thousands of dollars worth of gifts received by former Virginia Governor Bob McDonnell (R) and his wife, from a wealthy tobacco executive.
by Tara Culp-Ressler Posted on August 22, 2014
There's been a sharp rise in so-called "suicide tourists" taking advantage of Switzerland's doctor-assisted suicide policy.