A new report identifies 50 places where schools are geographically adjacent but resourcefully juxtaposed.
Featuring director Ezra Edelman and Patrisse Cullors of Black Lives Matter; event to premiere VR film about effect of mass incarceration on families
From the late 1970s to the mid-1980s, this reader was “the product of the AFDC program”—the Aid to Families With…
The Royal Canadian Mounted Police will now allow female members to wear the head covering as part of their uniform.
President Obama designated 87,500 acres of newly donated land as Katahdin Woods and Waters National Monument.
Harvard’s president on the school’s latest efforts against exclusivity
At least 120 people are dead and scores missing when a magnitude-6 temblor struck the central part of the country Wednesday.
Why young people aren’t buying houses
The video below is not by Donald Trump or from the Trump campaign. That’s why I put an asterisk in…
The U.S. presidential nominee’s anti-Islam rhetoric has motivated some to speak out against stereotypes.
Both—and the confusion over Frank Ocean’s album title is sign of a wider rebellion from the artist-against-music-industry conventions.
No one will ever find a closer exoplanet—now the race is on to see if there is life on its surface.
Turkish forces, backed by American airpower, have entered the country in an attempt to retake a city from ISIS.
Thinking quickly and occasionally abandoning the medical-school script are critical for quality patient care.
In our current cover story, “Is America Any Safer?,” Steven Brill looks back over the past 15 years since…
Another dig below a Polish town failed to find a legendary gold- and gem-filled train from World War II.
Why noodles have become commodities among inmates
At least one person was killed and 12 injured in an attack Wednesday night at American University in Afghanistan’s capital.
A new tour company gives visitors a chance to see Panama City’s most dangerous areas through the eyes of those who live there.
Competition shows used to revolve around simmering sadism. Recently, though, they’ve gotten noticeably nicer.
Arlette Stevens Castaño talks about her experience treating survivors and working with police in Tuscon, Arizona.
A new anatomical understanding of how movement controls the body’s stress response system
Four police officers fined a woman on a Nice beach for wearing the swimsuit favored by some Muslims.
Rep. Michael McCaul, Assistant Attorney General John Carlin, Former Senator Joe Lieberman, Former House Intelligence Chairman Mike Rodgers, ACLU National Security Project Director Hina Shamsi, The Atlantic's Jeffrey Goldberg among speakers to join event on September 8th in D.C.
A team of doctors across the world is helping the only two medical professionals left in one besieged town in Syria—via cell phone.
Central Italy was struck by a powerful, shallow, 6.2-magnitude earthquake at 3:36 am local time, devastating several mountain villages, and resulting in at least 73 deaths so far.
In an effort to reduce “the high risk of the rapid consumption of hard alcohol,” Stanford University on Monday…
It can even be trained to read your lips.
Property tax—one of the most criticized taxes on U.S. residents—stems from a system put in place by William the Conqueror.
The U.S. Geological Survey says a magnitude-6.8 quake has struck the country.