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HealthCare.gov site can't fix its own mistakes -- report

So far, there's no way to fix errors in premiums and deductibles that have saddled some consumers with higher costs, says The Washington Post.

By February 3, 2014

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HealthCare.gov now working for 'vast majority of users'

The Obama administration says it repaired hundreds of software bugs and made hardware upgrades to improve the health insurance marketplace.

By December 1, 2013

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Healthcare.gov chief resigns amid Web site glitches

In a management shakeup, the official who supervised the launch of the health care site says he's leaving for the private sector.

By November 6, 2013

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Healthcare.gov said to be turning to tech giants for help

Obama administration reportedly asking Google, Oracle, and Red Hat for help fixing the problematic yet high-profile health care Web site.

By October 31, 2013

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Advances in prosthetics aside, Boston amputees face challenges

At least 13 people lost a limb or part of one in the Boston Marathon blasts. But while prosthetics have progressed in recent years, patients still have much emotional, psychological, and physical recovering to do, experts say.

By April 22, 2013

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Medicare, veterans to get downloadable health info

The U.S. government plans to announce tomorrow that it is adding a "blue button" to VA and Medicare Web sites, allowing users to download their own health records.

By October 6, 2010

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Google has customized results for Obama, but not Romney

Once Web users search for "Obama," they find modified results tailored to that search when they look up information about topics such as Iran or Medicare.

By November 5, 2012

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New 'Jack Kennedy' line in VP debate tops reaction on Twitter

Joe Biden's "Now you're Jack Kennedy?" line generated 58,000 tweets a minute. Tonight's VP debate saw 3.5 million tweets, down from 10.3 million during the first presidential debate.

By October 11, 2012

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Obama, Romney debate (and Big Bird) generate 10 million tweets

Last night's initial showdown between President Barack Obama and former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney was the most-tweeted political event in U.S. history.

By October 4, 2012

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Obama DNC speech triggers record 52,757 tweets per minute

The president's acceptance speech also helps push tweets about the Democratic National Convention to the 4 million mark on the final day.

By September 7, 2012