A new study looks at why they’re largely absent from majors that lead to high-paying jobs.
Many are familiar with the challenges faced by working moms, but the troubles of women with aging parents are unseen and widely ignored.
Authorities in Reno are finding it increasingly difficult to identify victims and perpetrators of sex trafficking.
Researchers often struggle with language barriers and low response rates among these voters.
Not everybody’s wages are stagnant. Those who are switching jobs are seeing their earnings go up.
In Chicago, a few undocumented immigrants find shelter and work as they wait, sometimes years, for a court date.
The FCC will vote February 18 on a plan that would open the cable-box market to companies like Apple, Tivo, Roku, and Google.
Many students who wish they could attend college don't have workable options close to home.
Ibtihaj Muhammad, a fencer, will make history when she competes at the Rio games.
With Tesla and Switch moving to town, the city unveils its tech ambitions.
The practice that allowed the car dealer to charge black, Pacific Islander, and Asian borrowers more is called “dealer markup.”
Nielsen reports black consumers in 2015 have reached a "tipping point" in their impact, especially online.
A group of state schools will test programs for helping first-year students succeed.
That the United States is losing its ethnic majority is now a familiar fact. The Census Bureau still dutifully updates…
An 18-hour drive around the state exemplifies the slow progress and remaining challenges this fast-growing group faces in running for office.
Grimm and Groot land in New York City’s Lower East Side and find new cultural and linguistic roots.
One woman’s plight to deal with trauma and mental illness landed her behind bars repeatedly, like scores of others trapped in the system without proper care.
Voters don’t agree on the country’s biggest problems, never mind the solutions.
A government task force has some old and new ideas on how to gradually and systematically reduce the prisoner ranks.
On Main Street in Columbus Junction, Iowa, newcomers have revitalized downtown with their blend of tradition and American culture.