Mar 24th, 2013
10:47 pm
March 24th, 2013 | University
Time health care exposé continues to make waves

As Saturday marked the third anniversary of Obamacare’s passage into law, journalist Steven Brill ’72 LAW ’75 emerged from the media firestorm surrounding his March 4 Time magazine cover, “Bitter Pill: Why Medical Bills Are Killing Us,” which has continued to fuel public disillusionment with the health care industry. Brill’s exposé — the longest ever printed in Time, clocking […]

Feb 9th, 2013
2:56 pm
February 9th, 2013 | City
UPDATED: Admins, city cope with aftermath of storm

After a brutal winter storm buried the Northeast in historic accumulations of snow as of Saturday morning, city and University emergency response teams are working around the clock to facilitate a return to normalcy. The Elm City was blanketed in 34 inches of snow, causing the National Weather Service to issue a special weather statement […]

Feb 8th, 2013
3:50 pm
February 8th, 2013 | City
Update: Admins tackle Blizzard Nemo

As students bundled up in cold-weather gear to throw snowballs amid afternoon flurries, city officials and University administrators met to provide updated storm response procedures before the eye of what meteorologists are dubbing a historic storm hits the Elm City this evening. “This is not an ordinary snowstorm,” Dean of Yale College Mary Miller wrote […]

Dec 14th, 2012
4:39 am
December 14th, 2012 | City
Ross ’13 negotiates tailgate charges

Attorney William Dow ’63 appeared in New Haven Superior Court Thursday to continue working with judicial officials to resolve charges of reckless driving and negligent homicide against his client Brendan Ross ’13, who drove the U-Haul truck involved in a fatal crash at the 2011 Yale-Harvard tailgate. Ross, who was not present for the Thursday pretrial hearing because […]

Dec 12th, 2012
8:24 pm
December 12th, 2012 | City
Lieberman may swing vote on fiscal cliff

A month shy of his retirement after four terms in office, Connecticut Sen. Joseph Lieberman ’64 LAW ’67 may represent a swing vote on legislation that would deter the upcoming “fiscal cliff,” which is expected to go into effect next January. The Democratic senator said in a Monday press conference that his vote depends on […]

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