Young Americans may be more demographically diverse than older generations, but many embrace surprisingly traditional views on relationships.
Unless a court intervenes, the state will have to allow an attorney to collect signatures for a ballot measure that would authorize mass murder.
Probably not. Here's why.
On Wednesday, a majority ruled in favor of a former UPS driver whose pregnancy wasn't accommodated by her employer.
Explaining a hazard of aviation, in the aftermath of the Germanwings crash
A historically oriented performance comes from New York to the Southern site that inspired it.
Americans shy away from the negotiating table, a former prosecutor renounces the death penalty, and more
Obesity rates for residents of South Los Angeles only increased after the city imposed a moratorium on the construction of new fast-food restaurants.
A lawyer apologizes to the man he helped wrongfully convict, 30 years later.
Police couldn't find any evidence to substantiate allegations in Rolling Stone of a gang rape at a fraternity—but they're suspending the case, not closing it.
An annual meeting brings speakers from around the world together with students and local residents, in intimate settings.
What happens when the country's largest state runs low on water?
A black teen who was illegally stopped, punched, kneed, and tased by Portland police officers is acquitted despite struggling against their attempts to handcuff him.
Urban revivals require a shared narrative, private-sector partners, and a public official championing a far-sighted plan.
A law professor suggests an untested procedure as an alternative to lethal injection.
As industrial agriculture replaces men with machines, the American landscape loses its stewards, and the culture they built.
The tough questions about mental health and guns raised by shootings in Arizona and North Carolina
Derek Thompson visits PBS NewsHour to discuss the city's rare combination of affordability, opportunity, and wealth.
What a spending battle over military aircraft reveals about our moral priorities
A chickenhawk moment so pure it deserves extra attention