Without the now-obscure land investment affair, Georgia might have been a "super state."
In business and in technology, just because you can doesn't mean you should.
The states with golden stars on them are extra intriguing.
Norway’s decision to push drug felons through treatment is a huge step forward.
Student loan debt is exploding in the U.S. That’s at least how New York Governor Andrew Cuomo characterized it while recently unveiling a set of measures to alleviate the burdens of debt in New York.
The U.S. has been steadily losing its religion for decades — but that trend might ramp up significantly in the years to come.
Considering that the United States remains the world's only superpower, that begs the question: How informed are Americans when it comes to their country's vast global power?
While often compared to the Roman Empire, the United States is not likely to collapse in the same way.
A quote from a 1995 book by astronomer Carl Sagan describes a world many find disturbingly similar to ours.
The United States of America is as divided now as it has ever been. Why is this? One author suggests that it is because we have never been one united nation, but 11 differing ones. Founded for different reasons and striving towards conflicting goals, can they ever learn to get along again?
Way before there was Cracked or Mad magazine, there was Puck, a weekly satirical publication that came out of St. Louis, Missouri in 1871. Here are some of the incredible full-color illustrations of that era's political issues.