Democrat firebrands Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez and Sen. Ed Markey unveiled their "Green New Deal," a multi-trillion-dollar effort to overhaul the energy industry and slash America's net greenhouse gas emissions to zero within a decade. The legislation's title is...
A new alliance being formed by Qatar, Turkey, and Iran, with the potential to receive the backing of Russia and China, is a major concern to the US, Israel, and Saudi Arabia. The aftermath of over eight years of war...
BALTIMORE - Maryland soon could become the first state to ban Styrofoam food containers and cups.A bill passed this week by the House of Delegates prohibits restaurants, supermarkets, vending trucks, movie theaters and schools from providing polystyrene food...
Protecting national monuments is the subject of a hearing today in the U.S. House Committee on Natural Resources. Tribal leaders and state public-lands officials will testify about the impact of President Donald Trump's decision to slash millions of acres from Bears Ears...
When I first moved back to India, in the winter of 2003, after more than a decade in America, I never thought I would live in the countryside. My wife and I had been living in New York; we...
There’s a section in the new Phi Delta Kappa/Gallup Poll out this week that hasn’t gotten much attention: what parents think about schools and student health. (You can read my overview of the full poll, which focuses heavily on...