by Michael Conathan - Guest Contributor Posted on September 23, 2014 Updated: September 23, 2014
The President is considering a major expansion of the Pacific Remote Islands Marine National Monument. Here's why that's such a big deal.
by Emily Atkin Posted on September 23, 2014 Updated: September 23, 2014
President Barack Obama will announce the new executive order during a speech before more than 120 world leaders at the U.N. climate summit in New York City.
by Emily Atkin Posted on September 18, 2014
The carbon pollution cuts from the programs would result in the equivalent of taking 63 million cars off the road, the White House said.
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by Igor Volsky, Jack Jenkins Posted on September 11, 2014 Updated: September 17, 2014
"No religion condones the killing of innocents, and the vast majority of ISIL’s victims have been Muslim," Obama said.
by Sam P.K. Collins Posted on September 10, 2014 Updated: September 11, 2014
Liberia is facing "a serious threat to its national existence," and the U.S. may not be doing enough to respond to the global health crisis.
by Sam P.K. Collins Posted on September 4, 2014
Advocates from across the country hope to reinvigorate the movement for mental health care reform.
by Alice Ollstein Posted on September 3, 2014 Updated: September 3, 2014
"Do you want to open up America's doors to the entire world?"
by Sam P.K. Collins Posted on August 29, 2014 Updated: September 29, 2014
Colleges have tried to address this issue in the past, but many have done so with sexual assault prevention programs that hardly focus on educating would-be perpetrators.
by Sam P.K. Collins Posted on August 26, 2014 Updated: August 26, 2014
The rate at which doctors doled out painkillers has nearly doubled in the last 10 years. The results, unfortunately, have been devastating.
by Ian Millhiser Posted on August 25, 2014 Updated: August 26, 2014
The contract caps the attorney's fees at a total of $350,000, although, if past is prologue, this cap will rise quickly.