By Katie Valentine on April 16, 2014
Once evocative of blue crabs and boating, in recent years the Chesapeake Bay has become known for its pollution. So why are a group of outside states trying to block the long-awaited cleanup plan?
By Nicole Flatow on April 16, 2014
The ruling paves the way for potential future expansion of the franchise in a state with one of the most restrictive ex-offender voting policies.
By Tara Culp-Ressler on April 16, 2014
Meanwhile, the GOP-led states that have resisted Obamacare are denying health care from the people who need it most.
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By Carimah Townes on April 15, 2014
One boy took action to stop people from bullying him, but was further victimized by school officials.
By Tara Culp-Ressler on April 15, 2014
It's poised to become the first state to charge women with assault if they use drugs during pregnancy.
By Lauren C. Williams on April 15, 2014
More Americans are getting their personal data stolen, survey finds.
By Bryce Covert on April 15, 2014
Filing taxes may feel like a drag, but tax rates are actually relatively low in the United States.
By Nicole Flatow on April 15, 2014
"If they are going to start shooting, it’s going to be women that are going to be televised all across the world getting shot," former Arizona sheriff Richard Mack said.
By Scott Keyes on April 15, 2014
Half a century after it was passed, there are still Republicans unsure about the Civil Rights Act of 1964.
Freshman Rep. Ted Yoho (R-FL) officially joins the Congressional Climate Denier Caucus.