There's no question the economic recovery is going slowly. There's also no question that the gap between rich and poor Americans has grown wider than any time since the Great Depression. Analysts explore the links between income inequality...
President Obama and the eight top House and Senate leaders assembled in the White House Cabinet Room for a rare Sunday session, less than 24 hours after House Speaker John Boehner abandoned plans to negotiate a massive $4 trillion deal for reducing...
Starting in January, Georgia’s new immigration law requires companies with 500 workers or more to use the federal E-Verify system to ensure their employees can work here legally. Over the next year, smaller employers will be phased in in two waves....
The national spotlight on Atlanta’s school-cheating scandal has caused other school districts to take stock and begin taking action to prevent such widespread cheating in their schools. Testing leaders in districts around Georgia said that while the...
If only all the speed and strength of youth could be channeled into power. Turns out, it can. Some colleges and universities have started converting energy from exercise equipment into electricity.
Director Peter Brook brings his penchant for cutting and rearranging to Mozart's lavish opera, reducing it to seven singers, a piano and a bare stage (save for some bamboo sticks).
On Sunday, President Obama sits down with congressional leaders to continue work on a deficit-cutting plan. Many lawmakers see that plan as a prerequisite for raising the government's debt ceiling.
When the space shuttle program began more than 30 years ago, it was billed as "our biggest bargain in out-of-this-world research." Flights never became as routine or cheap as NASA had initially envisioned. Still, many say the shuttle...
The late reggae artist was a founding member of the Wailers, though he never achieved the recognition his bandmate Bob Marley did. New reissues of Tosh's first two albums highlight him as more than just Marley's foil.
There were shocked outcries after a Florida jury found Casey Anthony not guilty of killing her 2-year-old daughter. Public anger aside, justice is served when juries know that if they take their responsibilities seriously, they are free to reach...