College basketball 2019 Wooden Award Midseason Top 25

The quest to determine the best men’s college basketball player in the country is underway. The midseason top 25 list for the John R. Wooden Award presented by Wendy’s includes players from nine conferences (the Big Ten leads all conferences with seven players) and 22 schools. Duke, Nevada and Tennessee each have two players on […]

Government Shutdown Curtails F.D.A. Food Inspections

Soon after the shutdown began, the F.D.A. gave inspectors access to a central expense account so they could continue traveling while avoiding large personal credit card bills without knowing when the government would reimburse them. The agency, part of the Department of Health and Human Services, is not dependent on federal funding for all of […]