At the center of his foreign policy vision, Donald Trump has put “America First,” a phrase with an anti-Semitic and isolationist history going back to the years before the U.S. entry into World War II.
Up to 2m people join international day of action following inauguration of Donald Trump as US president Up to 2 million people have gathered in cities around the world as part of an international day action
At this rate, just about every man-made surface there is could be covered in solar panels in the future. Yesterday, Tourouvre-au-Perche, a small town in northern France, opened what is likely the first
The 100 best nonfiction books: No 43 – My Early Life: A Roving Commission by Winston Churchill (1930)
Churchill delights with candid tales of childhood and boy’s own adventures in the Boer war that made him a tabloid hero Winston Churchill is renowned as an archetypal Great Briton (statesman, war leader,
2016 Election As Election Day looms, Hillary Clinton’s 6-point lead over Donald Trump remains unchanged from last week according to the final NBC News|SurveyMonkey Weekly Election Tracking Poll. Over course
Thanks to decades of feminist groundwork, women across the country are poised not just to elect the country's first female president, but to reject misogynistic policies that have denied them benefits.
Hundreds of clergy of various faiths joined protests Thursday against the Dakota Access oil pipeline in southern North Dakota, singing hymns, marching and ceremonially burning a copy of a 600-year-old
IRBIL, Iraq — The battle plans to oust the Islamic State from the city of Mosul are in place, but an uneasy mix of forces fighting against the militants could delay the fight or ignite separate conflicts.
WASHINGTON — The federal appeals court based out of Chicago will reconsider whether existing civil rights law should be read to include protections against sexual orientation-based discrimination in sex
Climate Central: The warming of the planet over the past few decades has shifted a key band of clouds poleward and increased the heights of clouds tops The reaction of clouds to a warming atmosphere has
Nigel Farage (Reuters/Toby Melville) June 28, 2016 3:59PM (UTC) President Obama pointed to globalization’s losers in an effort to explain the United Kingdom’s vote to leave the European Union, which took
THE OPENING SHOTS: AUG - SEP 1914 August 4-25, 1914: German invasion of Belgium German troops captured most of Belgium, including the fortress of Liège, with the Belgians losing 30,000 men and the Germans
Turns out there might be "life" after death, after all. What really happens to us after death? Once a person stops breathing, and their heart ceases to pump blood, they're what doctors consider "clinically
Her charm and energy made her the ultimate ‘flapper’ – but despite her success, Bow would forever be snubbed by the industry’s in-crowd Clara Bow’s biography could have been a fairy story but instead is
A majority of Americans surveyed in a CBS News poll out Wednesday say they disapprove of the way Donald Trump is responding to the terrorist shooting at a gay nightclub Sunday in Orlando, Florida. In wake
U.S. news It was toward the end of the night at Pulse, a gay nightclub in Orlando, Florida, when club-goer Christopher Hansen had taken his first sip from a drink and heard sharp noises ringing out in
fastcoexist.com - About the author Jessica Leber is a staff editor and writer for Fast Company's Co.Exist. Previously, she was a business reporter for MIT’s Technology Review and an environmental reporter at ClimateWire More
Women are nearly twice as likely to experience anxiety as men, a global review reveals. Its authors from Cambridge University say that as well as women, young people under 35 and those with health problems
“Low-metal-abundance galaxies are extremely rare, so we want to learn everything we can." Astronomers just announced the discovery of the most metal-poor galaxy in the local universe, a bundle of stars
Your reading list just got a whole lot longer. On Monday night, PEN America honored incredible new literature at the 2016 PEN Literary Awards ceremony. This year, the ceremony was hosted by Poet Laureate
The pro-Israel group wouldn't have liked what he said. Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) declined to speak at the country’s largest pro-Israel gathering in Washington on Monday. Instead, the Democratic presidential
They went from common painkillers to blacklisted substances, and now they’re standard again. Along the way, efforts to criminalize haven’t stemmed usage America’s burgeoning opiate problem is a tragedy,
Gleaming patches captured by Nasa’s Dawn space probe appeared to have been explained in December, but a new study suggests there is more to decipher A dwarf planet measuring 950 km in diameter, Ceres the