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  • NY’s Best Hospitals 2019: U.S. News & World Report ranks the year’s top facilities

    New York City hospitals are in excellent health. U.S. News & World Report’s 2019-20 Best Hospitals, released July 30, uses a wide range of criteria to rate the nation’s medical facilities. And it says the city has some of the finest in the country, including the best in the state: NewYork Presbyterian
  • Women’s World Cup champs ‘right’ to pursue equal pay: men’s union

    The union representing players on the US men’s football team Tuesday slammed “false accounting” used by US Soccer president Carlos Cordeiro in claiming the federation had paid women players more than men. Cordeiro made the claim on Monday in an open letter to federation members, with mediation looming in a federal lawsuit brought by players [
  • Mediation talks between U.S. women and U.S. Soccer break down

    Mediation talks between the World Cup champion women's soccer team and U.S. Soccer ended without a resolution Wednesday, damaging hopes that the sides could avoid a showdown in federal court over a gender-discrimination lawsuit filed by the players this year. The sides had agreed to meet secretly for several days in New York this week. The mediation sessions were expected to be the most substantive discussions yet between the team and the federation about equal pay and other workplace issues....