Being an American president is a powerful but dangerous job, a fact shown by many assassination attempts.
With the tegu’s successful occupation of Florida’s ecosystems, a new study predicts that this invasive species could potentially spread across the southern U.S. and into Mexico. But these voracious lizards are just...
People are bringing heavily edited selfies to plastic surgeons and asking for procedures that will make them look like their idealized versions of themselves.
"Hothouse Earth" is basically a self-sustaining engine of warming and carbon. Ummm...
Biodiversity refers to genetic diversity within species, diversity between species, and diversity of ecosystems. We take a look at all three.
This would be the end of one of the longest economic booms since the 1990 Dot Com bubble.
About 3 million tweets from Russian trolls have been published in an effort to illuminate how foreign agents have been disrupting political discourse in the U.S.
On Monday morning, YouTube removed Infowars and The Alex Jones Channel from its platform, following similar bans from Apple, Spotify and Facebook.
A new poll highlights the dramatic influence of partisan thinking in the U.S. with regards to key principles of international law.
More than 20,000 people have signed a petition for Batman, one of Turkey's 81 provinces, to be re-shaped so its borders resemble the Bat-Signal.
When you’re a Hasidic woman in Borough Park, Brooklyn, starting an ambulance corps is a radical act. Documentary filmmaker Paula Eiselt on the push-pull of identity and cultural change in her film 93Queen.
What are the health and environmental effects of electric night light?
Other forms of expression—nude dancing, flag burning, donating to political campaigns—are protected by the First Amendment. Why not computer code?
An online conspiracy theory about President Donald Trump is now affecting people and politics in real life.
If conjoined twins are forced to get along and share... so can a divided America.
If the problem were Trump it wouldn’t be happening in other places around the world, says political scientists Ian Bremmer.
'Medicare for all', also known as Single Payer Health Care, will be hotly debated this year, and more and more U.S. voters support the idea.
A new report from the Boston Globe shows how a shadowy Transportation Security Administration program, dubbed 'Quiet Skies', orders undercover federal marshals to track citizens who aren't necessarily on a...
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Exactly 65 years after the end of the Korean war, these soldiers are headed home.