A group of local tribes halted construction on the Belo Monte Dam for the second time this month.
Not quite the same thing as "I've never smoked crack," is it?
The government pours billions into fighting fires but skimps on cheap, proven methods for stopping megafires before they start.
It's been a bruising and emotional year for Chicago's Board of Education and opponents alike. But the hardest part is still to come.
Plus a brief history of Rob Ford impersonators.
That's about a quarter the size of Oklahoma's state budget.
At any given time, 30 percent of Americans report "not feeling close to people."
Many of the highest percentages of gay couples raising children are found in states that ban gay marriage.
The Jeremiah Program knows what single moms need to finish college: housing and child care.
Low voter turnout is something of a trend in America's second largest city.
A look at why birth rates vary so dramatically across states.
New York spends three times as much money per student as Utah.
What will Oklahoma's recovery cost?
Of all the weather phenomena, from droughts to hurricanes, it's hardest to figure out how a warmer planet will impact Tornado Alley. Here's why.
Contraception access remains vitally important.
The Sichuan earthquake killed more than 70,000 people, and an additional 18,000 are still listed as missing.
Oklahoma, Kansas, Missouri, and Arkansas expected to take the next round of brutal thunderstorms and possible tornadoes.
Remote cities are especially vulnerable to scandal, according to a new study.