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February 27, 2015 | ProPublica · Since 2009, a federal watchdog has levied only 22 penalties against health care organizations for failing to safeguard information about patients.
 

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February 27, 2015 | HechRep · Only one in five Ph.D.s in science, engineering and health end up with faculty teaching or research positions within five years of completing their degrees. But universities keep churning them out.
 

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February 27, 2015 | NPR · The 70-year-old, best known for the stadium rock anthem “Rock & Roll (Part 2),” was convicted for sex offenses during the 1970s and ’80s against three girls between the ages of 8 and 13.
 

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February 27, 2015 | NPR · It’s a week of good TV as we say farewell to Pawnee, Indiana and dive into the story of Breaking Bad‘s grimy defense attorney, who now has his own prequel.
 

February 27, 2015 | NPR · For years, black authors stood out in science fiction and fantasy because there were so few. Now, says Alaya Dawn Johnson, though there are still obstacles, black authors are making themselves heard.
 

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February 27, 2015 | NPR · New episodes of Netflix’s House of Cards debut today, and NPR TV critic Eric Deggans says this season’s challenges may please critics who say the show’s vision of Washington, D.C., runs too smoothly.
 

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February 27, 2015 | NPR · Host Marian McPartland accompanies the renowned lyricists and songwriters on “The Way We Were” and “Nice ‘n’ Easy.”
 

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February 27, 2015 | NPR · McKay and host Michael Feinstein team up for “Pennies from Heaven” and “The Nearness of You,” and she performs her original “Beneath the Underdog.”
 

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February 26, 2015 | NPR · The show’s distinctive score is the work of Jeff Beal, who ushers viewers into its clandestine, manipulative and sometimes violent world by breaking a few musical rules.
 

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