by Sam P.K. Collins Posted on December 22, 2014 Updated: December 23, 2014
More facts are emerging about his fragile mental state, his criminal history, and the circumstances leading up to his brutal acts on Saturday.
by Sam P.K. Collins Posted on December 16, 2014 Updated: December 17, 2014
Congress is now working on a piece of legislation that would restore their benefits.
by Carimah Townes & Dylan Petrohilos Posted on December 12, 2014 Updated: December 13, 2014
A citizens group puts the number at 1,039.
by Sam P.K. Collins Posted on December 4, 2014
"At the end of the day, we need to make sure that students, their families and teachers have the support they need on a long-term basis."
by Sam P.K. Collins Posted on December 2, 2014
"I think this is what criminal justice looks like in the 21st century."
by Sam P.K. Collins Posted on November 24, 2014 Updated: November 24, 2014
“You have to commit a crime to get the help you need. Why isn’t it the reverse?”
by Sam P.K. Collins Posted on November 11, 2014
Illinois made the fourth largest cuts to mental health care services between 2009 and 2012.
by Sam P.K. Collins Posted on October 29, 2014
A United Kingdom-based organization has developed a tool to put friends and family of the depressed on notice.
by Ari Phillips Posted on October 29, 2014
Two years ago this week Superstorm Sandy pummeled the eastern seaboard, leaving more than 150 people dead and more than $65 billion in damage. Thousands are still in recovery mode.
by Tara Culp-Ressler Posted on October 17, 2014
The consequences of over-policing extend beyond issues of civil liberties.