Seven states are set to raise their minimum wage on Jan. 1, which could give President Barack Obama the momentum he needs to increase the Federal minimum.
Millions of Americans who experience difficult emotions, such as sadness, fear and anger, often try to find a prescription medication or a doctor’s diagnosis to alleviate their pain.
Lawmakers in several states have plans to propose immigration laws that are similar to Arizona’s stringent policies.
President Barack Obama has praised NFL team owner Jeffrey Lurie for employing Michael Vick, who served an 18-month prison sentence for his involvement in a dog-fighting ring before returning to play for the Philadelphia Eagles.
Researchers at the Salk Institute for Biological Studies managed to create a derivative of the curry spice turmeric that may benefit individuals who have suffered stroke or traumatic brain injury (TBI).
President Barack Obama and Secretary of State Hilary Clinton are the most admired people in America, according to year-ending Gallup polls.
Spokesmen for President Barack Obama have given conflicting reports about upcoming changes to his staff. Last week, Obama's senior political advisor David Axelrod said that "significant changes" will be announced regarding the White House Cabinet when Obama returns from his holiday vacation in Hawaii.
A new CNN/Opinion Research Corporation survey reveals that a majority of Americans are opposed to the healthcare law that requires all citizens to buy insurance.
An article published by Reuters cited a program in rural Nepal where expectant mothers were given folic acid and iron. Ultimately, their children were smarter and had improved fine motor skills over other children whose mothers did not receive the supplements
Senator Tom Coburn (R-Okla.) has provided a grim forecast for the United States if lawmakers do not reduce the government debt.