by Abigail Bessler Posted on July 2, 2014 Updated: July 2, 2014
Target's announcement comes a month after a loaded gun was found in the toy aisle.
by Abigail Bessler Posted on July 1, 2014
It’s hard to get engrossed in the humor of the movie or care about how Molly and Joel end up if you’re busy pointing out plot similarities to Nora Ephron movies.
by Tara Culp-Ressler, Abigail Bessler, Shannon Greenwood Posted on June 30, 2014 Updated: June 30, 2014
The most creative ways that protesters made their position known before the highly anticipated court ruling.
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by Abigail Bessler Posted on June 27, 2014 Updated: June 27, 2014
A newly released UNESCO report finds that almost no progress has been made during the last five years in lowering the global number of young children who aren't in school.
by Abigail Bessler Posted on June 25, 2014 Updated: June 25, 2014
African Americans need to complete two more levels of education to have the same probability of getting a job as their white peers.
by Abigail Bessler, Shannon Greenwood Posted on June 24, 2014 Updated: June 25, 2014
300,000 children may become victims of sex trafficking each year, and the average age of entry into child prostitution is 13 to 14 years old.
by Abigail Bessler Posted on June 24, 2014
Parts of Iowa have just been inundated with two months of rainfall in one week, an impact of climate change that many scientists have connected to the rise in global temperatures.
by Abigail Bessler Posted on June 20, 2014
Under the expansion, more than half of the total population in Detroit, Miami, Memphis, and Philadelphia would be eligible for Medicaid or subsidized coverage.
by Abigail Bessler Posted on June 20, 2014 Updated: June 20, 2014
Jorge Velásquez refuses to allow his daughter's death to become "another murder statistic."
by Abigail Bessler Posted on June 19, 2014 Updated: June 20, 2014
Shiomura continued her speech, despite being reduced to tears.