Following unusually abundant winter rains and snowfall statewide, for the first time in 7 year California is officially drought free.
Chicago has passed legislation known as R2019-157, or Support for Implementation of Clean Energy Transition Plan, which is committing to running the city on 100 % renewable energy by the ...
The idea of a global corporate tax on multinationals' profits is gaining traction, believes Jayati Ghosh, Professor of Economics at Jawaharlal Nehru University.
Despite controversy surrounding privacy, trust and hacking fears, social media use has remained statistically unchanged from where it stood in early 2018.
With a wingspan the length of an American Football field, the plane, named Roc, took to the skies for the first time.
Today’s Sino-American impasse is rooted in “hyper-globalism,” under which countries must open their economies to foreign companies, regardless of the consequences for their growth strateg...
These data maps show how American house prices have soared while wages stayed largely the same.
A measles outbreak in Brooklyn, primarily among Orthodox Jewish children, prompted New York City on Tuesday to declare a public health emergency, requiring unvaccinated people in the affe...
US Bureau of Labour Statistics data shows 50 years of US wages.
Japan is approaching its fourth consecutive decade of consistently low nominal growth, inflation, and interest rates. To avoid the long-term rut that has captured Japan, policymakers must...
The Equality Act would protect people from discrimination based on sexual orientation and gender identity.
The gender pay gap can be a controversial topic, but whatever way you look at the data, around the world women are being paid less than men for the same job. More must be done to fix this.
From a Manhattan congestion charge to meat-free school lunches, New York City is on a mission to cut its carbon footprint.
Extreme weather is responsible for significant increases in energy demand as people attempt to cope with heatwaves or cold.
Political newcomer Lori Lightfoot was elected the first black female mayor of Chicago, defeating her opponent Toni Preckwinkle.