When mothers need day care for their children, the best person to turn to might be another mother. That’s the lesson of the new cooperative nurseries in an Indian state.
Arizona voters approved a bipartisan commission to draw lines between congressional districts. Now the Supreme Court has been asked to put the legislators back in charge.
Last summer, a court overturned the hate-crime convictions of 16 men. Today, their leader, Sam Mullet, and the 15 others received reduced sentences ranging from 10 years to three years, seven months.
Lonesome George was the last surviving member of his species and a conservation icon. When the tortoise died, taxidermist George Dante set out to preserve his body, and his legacy.
The President’s Task Force on 21st Century Policing also emphasized the need for better training and equipment, including bulletproof vests. But it stopped short of insisting police wear body cameras.
Tinder launches a new version with added features, including the ability to have another look at a potential match you swiped away. But there’s a catch: Your age will determine how much you pay.
The Maryland Democrat has served in the Senate since 1987, and was the first woman to chair the powerful Senate Appropriations Committee.
The NASDAQ composite index returned to territory it hasn’t seen since the heyday of the dot-com boom, crossing the 5,000 mark in early trading Monday.
The LAPD says a Taser did not subdue the man, who was struggling with officers on the ground when he was shot to death. Police say the man tried to grab an officer’s gun.
But, the Israeli premier told AIPAC, reports of a decline in ties between the allies were “not only premature, they’re just wrong.” The remarks come amid tensions between the countries.
“The move has created bad blood between Netanyahu and Obama, and relations between the two countries have suffered,” NPR’s Jackie Northam reports.
New research shows if students don’t think they can afford college, they may not even apply.
An Iraqi force has begun a large-scale operation to recapture Tikrit, according to state TV. Tikrit, the hometown of Saddam Hussein, lies between Baghdad and Mosul.
Nina Pham, 26, who contracted Ebola after caring for a patient, tells the Dallas Morning News that she will file a lawsuit Monday charging the hospital in Dallas lacked proper training and equipment.
People with household incomes of less than $25,000 a year say in a new poll that the lack of cash really hurts their health. Low-quality food and dangerous housing are two reasons why.