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I can't even imagine what it must be like. I can empathize, but no one who hasn't experienced it can understand how hellish a place must be for parents to send their offspring-unaccompanied-into and across Mexico on the hope that they'll be able to make it over the American border.
The dog days of summer are upon us, and, with it, an extended slowdown in politics - as Americans spend their time working on their tans rather than studying up on the latest fights in the nation's capital.
In late 2011 and early 2012, activists, progressive politicians and Internet companies led in part by Internet freedom advocate Aaron Swartz came together to defeat the Stop Online Piracy Act and the Protect IP Act .
The second season of Masters of Sex , the excellent Showtime drama loosely adapted from Thomas Maier's biography of sex research pioneers Dr. William Masters and Virginia Johnson , premieres Sunday night.
Kemal Karpat wrote that according to the Ottoman Census of 1893, the population of most of what is now Palestine was as follows: This does not count several thousand Bedouin Palestinians.
Iran's supreme leader Ali Khamenei's comments on the nuclear talks Monday provided an unusual glimpse of diplomatic maneuvering by the U.S.-led coalition of five nuclear powers and Germany on the issue of enrichment capability to be allowed in a comprehensive agreement.
Federal agents conducted the search of his $1 million home in connection with the insurance case, in which he has been charged with making false statements to an insurance regulator.
A strong earthquake hit Japan's northern coast Saturday near the Fukushima nuclear power plant crippled in the 2011 tsunami.
The mayor of the Italian municipality of Borgosesia is seeking to ban public kissing between members of the same sex, calling the behavior "morally harmful."
Campaign spending in the Kentucky Senate race between GOP Sen. Mitch McConnell and Democrat Alison Lundergan Grimes could reach $100 million.
The International Astronomical Union, the world's authority that has the fun task of naming objects in space, is giving you..the public..a chance to name up to 30 planets from a group of 305 exoplanets .
More stratified levels of service, workers who are underpaid and overworked, and a climate that is increasingly hostile to human activity - the experience of privatized air travel worldwide is rapidly deteriorating.
Join us today at 12:30 PM PT as Laura Clawson hosts another edition of Ask Me Anything .
Karim Hussein al-Atawneh sustained a head injury during Israeli airstrikes on Al-Zuwaida in central Gaza on Wednesday.
A victim of a mass rape campaign in the DR Congo in 2011 . Her identity has been concealed for security reasons and because rape carries strong stigma.
Florida Department of Corrections inspector Aubrey P. Land was investigating common allegations of prison corruption last year, when he stumbled upon an inmate death that he said later made his skin crawl.
Updated: Mon Jul 14, 2014 12:55 am
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