The global climate talks in Madrid ended on Sunday – two days after its scheduled closing, and with little to show for the marathon session. The Madrid-based summit, known as COP25, or generically as U.N.
A conservative-leaning Democrat from New Jersey who defied his party in opposing the impeachment of President Trump is expected to switch parties and become a Republican. Rep. Jeff Van Drew, a first-term
Julián Castro went to Des Moines this week and told Iowans they shouldn't vote first. "I'm gonna tell the truth. It's time for the Democratic Party to change how we do our presidential nominating process,"
Children love to pronounce the name of Olive Senior's new book: Boonoonoonous Hair. ("You break it down into boo noo noo nous, and then you say it fast," she advises.) It's a word that comes from Jamaica
Ann Jones tried everything short of surgery for her chronic migraines, which have plagued her since she was a child. "They've actually gotten worse in my old age," says Jones, who is 70 years old and in
In late November, a group of laid-off garment industry workers in Indonesia collected more than $4 million in severance pay owed to them by their employer. It was a rare victory, won with the help of labor
Christina worried when she found her 16-year-old boyfriend, Jacob Goyette, drunk and crying at school in the spring of 2018. A sophomore at a suburban Massachusetts high school, Christina already knew