“It’s not fair that a brother has certain rights and a sister does not. It’s 2016,” —Roberta da…
What happens when Iceland, an island nation with 330,000 residents, starts welcoming 1.2 million tourists a year? Feargus…
Stalagmites revealed their ages, U.S. presidential candidates tweaked their speaking patterns, the workplace got a lot more casual, and more.
In an ironic twist, the Republican nominee—the author of many a failed real-estate deal—is trying to use the Clintons’ bad 1978 land purchase against Hillary Clinton
One of Trump’s staffers accidentally emailed a reporter while looking for information on Clinton’s involvement in the Whitewater scandal.
The state has low unemployment and more and more jobs, but its future workforce may not be equipped to fill them.
Doctors in the state who perform abortions after 20 weeks now can face jail time.
The day—a celebration of corporate conformity disguised as a celebration of individuality—helped to bring about the current dominance of “business casual.”
Officials from Texas and 10 other states challenge the Obama administration's interpretation of Title IX and gender identity.
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As any political junkie can attest, senators and congressmen are huge fans of using props to spice up their often-dry…
The power was out for more than an hour in the downtown area Wednesday.
I don’t know when it happened, but I’m actually glad that it did. Within the past ten days, four different…
A researcher examines how politicians change their pitch and volume to attract voters
A regional authority said students must shake their teacher’s hand, regardless of religion.
Ministers who represent half of the country's population
A Brexit advocate says U.S. support for the EU fundamentally misreads what the institution has become.
Now that the entertainer seems to have wrapped up the Republican nomination, who will he choose as his running mate?
“If a man produced sperm that big, it would stretch diagonally across a basketball court.”
A rock structure, built deep underground, is one of the earliest hominin constructions ever found.
Five have been injured in recent attacks in a northern Pakistan province.
Washington voters handed Hillary Clinton a primary win, symbolically reversing the result of the state caucus where Bernie Sanders prevailed.
A new analysis finds a “mass exodus” of the platform’s most popular accounts.
One of the most intimate human gestures, a kiss can convey greetings, give comfort, express joy, and above all, show love.
Without credit, they're more likely to settle for lower-paying gigs.
A Chinese military official described Tsai Ing-wen as “erratic” because she’s single.
A new report from the State Department’s inspector general reportedly blasts Clinton’s use of private email—the latest headache for the Democratic front-runner.
What’s harder to believe: that it took a year for Andrea Constand to accuse the star of sexual assault, or that it’s taken 11 years and dozens more women coming forward for those accusations to be heard in court?
The originally peaceful building blocks have added more and more weapons since they were introduced.