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Wednesday, September 28, 2016
67 percent of U.S. women are labeled "plus-size" by the fashion industry, but their body types can only be found in 2 percent of media images. A new campaign intends to close the gap.
Thursday, September 15, 2016
A group of former top military leaders have warned that global warming is a direct threat to our national security. What might the military do to combat the effects of climate change?
Wednesday, September 14, 2016
Having a master's degree in geology was rare for a woman in the 1950s, but that didn't stop Marie Tharp from changing the field forever.
Wednesday, September 14, 2016
North America’s first and oldest lighthouse station — celebrating its 300th birthday today — is fully automated, so why does it have a resident keeper?
Monday, September 12, 2016
A Connecticut judge ruled that the state's education system was unfair — and ordered a total overhaul of everything from funding distribution to teacher evaluations.
Friday, September 09, 2016
In honor of New York Fashion Week, take a closer look at menswear, how it's changed, and how women have adopted male fashion over the years.
Thursday, September 08, 2016
Whether it's to make way for the next season's wardrobe or just getting rid of old garments, consumers throw away about 85 percent of all the clothes we buy.
Wednesday, September 07, 2016
"Zika is unprecedented and unfortunately it's going to be around for years to come, that's why it's so important that we invest now," says CDC Director Dr. Thomas Frieden.
Tuesday, September 06, 2016
Dearborn County, Indiana sends more people to prison per capita than almost any other county in the United States.
Friday, September 02, 2016
Some Silicon Valley startups are helping people invest in court cases, in return for a percentage of the earnings if the case wins.
Thursday, September 01, 2016
Quarterback Colin Kaepernick angered many fans with his decision to protest by sitting during the national anthem. But this week, #VeteransForKaepernick trended worldwide on Twitter.
Wednesday, August 31, 2016
An analysis from The Guardian has revealed that the United Nations has paid tens of millions of dollars in aid to the Syrian government, or companies connected to the regime.
Tuesday, August 30, 2016
It was supposed to be a better alternative to the sack of flour, but a new study shows that teen girls who took care of robot babies as part of sex ed were more likely to get pregnant.
Monday, August 29, 2016
Chance — and history — has a lot to do with the inequalities we see in today's society.
Friday, August 26, 2016
Hillary Clinton denounced the "alt-right" as a racist and paranoid fringe group on Thursday. The movement has been a big supporter of Donald Trump since day one.
Thursday, August 25, 2016
ISIS has been actively recruiting and coercing children to fight in Iraq and Syria. Other countries, like South Sudan, have been dealing with child soldiers for years.
Tuesday, August 23, 2016
On this day 50 years ago, Earthlings saw the first picture of their home planet from the moon. Now, humans are looking back to the moon — this time for commercial reasons.
Wednesday, August 10, 2016
For many months, the Zika virus seemed like a far-off danger. But these days, the outbreak is hitting closer to home.
Tuesday, August 09, 2016
Audiobooks are now the fastest-growing part of the book publishing business. In 2015, audiobook revenues were up by more than 20 percent from the previous year.
Monday, August 08, 2016
In new police superintendent Eddie Johnson's first big test, the Chicago Police Department released footage from a fatal police shooting much quicker than usual.