The number of illegal immigrants increased by 100,000 last year, according to estimates from the Pew Hispanic Center. The data reveals that approximately 11.2 million undocumented immigrants, or 3.7 percent of the nation’s overall population, were living in the United States in March 2010, which was up from 11.1 million in 2009.
Arizona officials are perplexed about New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg’s recent investigation that occurred thousands of miles outside of his jurisdiction.
Freshman Senator Rand Paul (R-Ky.) has claimed that the GOP’s most recent budget proposal is insufficient, and he has questioned whether his party colleagues are "brave enough" to make deeper cuts.
Jon Huntsman’s decision to resign from his Chinese ambassadorship has fueled rumors that the former Governor of Utah is gearing up for a presidential bid in 2012.
While antioxidants in red wine have been shown to have health benefits, a recent study conducted at the Boston University Medical Center provides insight into what exactly the compounds do to the body.
Recent research has indicated that by lowering blood pressure, women cut their risk of experiencing stroke, myocardial infarction or heart failure and could possibly reverse some effects of cardiovascular disease.
Barbara Bush, the daughter of former President George W. Bush, has joined a list of well-known Republicans who support gay marriage.
Lawmakers in Idaho are working on legislation that would declare President Barack Obama’s healthcare law "null and void," claiming that the 10th Amendment grants individual states the final word on enforcing policies.
As violence erupted in the streets of Egypt this week, some Americans have raised concerns about the government’s aid to its Arab ally.
Researchers at Oregon State University believe that detecting nutrient biomarkers in people with Alzheimer’s may be an important step in developing treatment and prevention methods for the disease.