Shortages of the precious resource threaten to destabilize the region even further. In a report released last week by the Asian Development Bank (ADB), Pakistan was pinpointed as "one of the most water-stressed
Nearly a week after George Zimmerman was acquitted of killing Trayvon Martin, President Barack Obama made his feelings about the situation clear: race and racism had a lot to do with Martin’s death, and
Fed chief says Fed policymakers generally support a plan to pare back its stimulus late this year and end it by mid-2014. Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke on Thursday downplayed a recent report of
The National Republican Congressional Committee on Thursday sought to portray recent reports that the National Security Agency is collecting the call data of millions of Americans as the latest "scandal"
Alimony dates back centuries. The original idea was that once married, a man is responsible for a woman till death. But that notion has shifted in recent decades, as more women have jobs and their own
At the beginning and again at the end of the two weeks, participants’ brains were scanned as they employed their assigned strategy (compassion or reappraisal) while they viewed a series of images. Many
Wal-Mart has agreed to pay $82m (£54m) in civil and criminal charges after pleading guilty to dumping hazardous waste in California and Missouri. The retailer admitted to violating environmental regulations
(Shutterstock) In only partially successful sting operation, agents actively distributed child porn May 29, 2013 7:56pm (UTC) The ever-eroding line in the sand separating FBI sting and entrapment schemes