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.
Depression is an emotional disorder that prevents millions of Americans from enjoying life’s greatest pleasures. Individuals who suffer from depression typically have low self-esteem and struggle to perform tasks that most people consider routine.
The United States economy grew slower than expected in the third quarter and the housing market remained weak, coming in at 28 percent below last year’s levels, according to a report in the Financial Times’ online edition, FT.com.
During the holidays many Americans may feel the effects of stress. This year and into 2011, those looking to calm down may want to try a new breathing exercise in order to lower their anxiety, which was recently developed at the Southern Methodist University in Dallas.
President Barack Obama may not be finished in his crusade to grant equal rights to gay Americans. On Dec. 22, the same day that Obama signed legislation to repeal “Don’t Ask Don’t Tell” the President said that he is going to “wrestle” with the topic of allowing gay marriages in the United States.
Tea Party favorite Joe Miller is running out of options in his quest for the Senate. On Dec. 22, the Alaska Supreme Court upheld a lower court’s ruling that dismisses Miller’s claims of impropriety in the state’s handling of the election and ballots for incumbent Lisa Murkowski (R-Alaska).
A small, dying Alabama town may set the standard for municipalities across the country that are dealing with budget shortfalls that have put a great strain on their pension funds.