Today elected representatives take the tough decisions about public finances behind closed doors. In doing so, democratic politicians rely on the advice of financial bureaucrats, who, oft...
Denton is about to become the biggest US city to use nothing but renewables.
Research shows the changing shape of relationships and marriages in the United States.
Stanford Graduate School of Business has overtaken Insead as the world’s best business school, according to the Financial Times.
With sea levels set to rise, architects are creating a housing proposal to withstand environmental changes.
There are more than 30,000 firearms related deaths in the US every year, with data suggesting a link between higher ownership and a higher number of deaths.
Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg posed a question to Bill and Melinda Gates during a Facebook Live - what would you tell yourself if you could go back in time?
Even if we take drastic action to reduce carbon emissions, temperatures are predicted to rise significantly across much of the US by the end of the century.
A new study ranked 20 wealthy countries on child mortality, and found the United States lagging behind the rate of progress.
Entrepreneur Kimbal Musk is helping young people grow produce in New York City, as urban farming gathers pace on a global scale.
Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg discussed Facebook's role in society on the 'Freakonomics Radio' podcast.
“Go west, young man, and grow up with the country.”
Robert Muggah and Yves Tiberghien argue that the world is shifting to a new multi-polar global order, as the era of US hegemony comes to an end.
After another US government shutdown, this is a look at other recent examples.
Essential tales that convey the larger history of black Americans in literature, selected by Penguin Random House.