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The California High-Speed Rail Authority replaced an engineer with a political operative to lead the nation’s biggest public works project. Jeff Morales instantly charmed his opponents but made technical decisions that placed high-speed rail at the mercy of the courts. Can Morales save his runaway train?
In the hours before Hurricane Sandy hit New York last year, the country’s oldest public hospital thought it was ready.
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