President Obama has vowed to take action to fight global warming. Meet the polluters, politicians and propagandists who’ve vowed to stop him
The U.S. is still holding about 60 detainees at Afghanistan's Bagram prison, despite growing criticism
Activist and 'Rolling Stone' contributor will be recognized at Environmental Media Awards alongside Matt Damon and Hayden Panettiere
From treating fetuses as "rape evidence" to allowing guns in daycares, Republicans have come up with some truly awful ideas lately
A Q&A with award-winning reporters Matt Apuzzo and Adam Goldman about their new book, 'Enemies Within'
Whistleblower complaint alleges that certain customers received data anywhere from 10 minutes to an hour ahead of the rest of the markets
Washington, Colorado can implement legalization without federal interference
The 75-year-old governor rescued the Golden State from financial ruin - and is reshaping a national progressive agenda
President calls for unity in speech at the Lincoln Memorial
An anonymous worker reveals conditions at ground zero for Canada's controversial pipelines
Interactive website marks the milestone
Even after Don't Ask Don't Tell's repeal, gender identity remains unprotected for U.S. armed forces
This may or may not turn into something five years from now. But right now, it's all words.
The Army whistleblower, previously known as Bradley, speaks about her gender identity
Study says THC could play an important role in how we process negative emotions
The Army private, who had faced a maximum of 90 years, will be eligible for parole after serving a third of the sentence
Critics say the New York mayor has slashed social services and encouraged police practices that target the city's most vulnerable youth
Prisoners' families hail a change in interstate phone rates, but the fight for prisoners' rights is just beginning
After an election, the West African nation starts to recover from a year of political instability
'If we don't recognize that this is a truly unique moment in America's constitutional history, our generation's going to regret it forever.'