U.S. Speaker of the House Mike Johnson arrives for a GOP meeting at the Capitol on Nov. 7, 2023.
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The threat to shut down the federal government to attain political goals appears to be an important factor in the budget negotiations.
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In a crowded region, it’s hard to know who is doing what, and where. Effective statecraft, though, is not always measured by quantity over quality.
With Patrick McHenry leading the House as speaker pro tempore, spending and legislative options appear limited.
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A major crisis abroad may exacerbate internal divisions within one of the US’s major political parties.
A shutdown’s effects will be broad and deep.
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You won’t be able to ignore a government shutdown. From delayed business loans to slower mortgage applications and postponed food inspections, the effects could be substantial.
The Artemis I Launch in November 2022.
A new survey catalogs Americans’ expectations about the future of space, from NASA to SpaceX. Two space policy experts describe how these results stack up against the current state of space affairs.
SB 266 aims to stop college professors from teaching about systemic racism.
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Tactics used to censor the teaching of American history in Florida schools bear much in common with those seen in the illiberal democracies of Israel, Turkey, Russia and Poland.
Boire du radium dissout dans l'eau n'est pas une bonne idée.
Les dangers de la radioactivité sont bien connus. Ils étaient déjà envisagés il y a un siècle. Ce qui n'a pas empêché des sociétés de vendre des boissons radioactives. « Énergisantes » disaient-elles…
The playful Heeler family has amassed fans of all ages.
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The seven-minute episodes show characters dealing with difficult emotions like fear and grief through play.
Kegiatan kebaktian di gereja desa St. Paul de Leon di Devon, Inggris.
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Terlepas dari beragam sebutan yang digunakan untuk menggambarkan Tuhan dalam Kitab Suci dan tradisi Kristen, simbol laki-laki masih mendominasi dalam ibadah Kristen kontemporer.
Ethics decisions are among the hardest hospital staff need to make.
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Hospital ethics committees and consultants do not make decisions for others, but their input can help support doctors and patients navigate difficult dilemmas.
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New research on Australia’s statecraft shows the individuals behind official programs and policies are as important as the work itself.
A service in the village church of St. Paul de Leon in Devon, England.
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Despite the diverse images used for God in Scripture and Christian tradition, male language and images predominate in contemporary Christian worship.
Loneliness around the world is growing as a result of how our lives are structured.
Public health measures in response to the COVID-19 pandemic meant that many people experienced social isolation. But the pandemic didn’t invent loneliness, and its impacts on our health are growing.
Errol Flynn photographié en 1939 avec les gros titres de son procès pour viol.
En octobre 1942, Errol Flynn est l’une des plus grandes stars de cinéma au monde. Lorsque deux adolescentes l’accusent de viol, son procès devient un spectacle public et offre un aperçu des doubles standards sexuels.
Errol Flynn pictured in 1939 along with headlines surrounding his rape trial.
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In October 1942, Errol Flynn was one of the world’s biggest movie stars. When two teenage girls accused him of rape, his trial became a public spectacle and an insight into sexual double standards.
The International Monetary Fund recently issued an assessment of the UK economy.
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Why the IMF has weighed into the UK’s current financial situation and what it means for markets.
At the end of September, US President Jo Biden will host Pacific leaders at the White House – a sign the US is taking the region, and China’s role in it, more seriously.
Automaker GMC shows off its Hummer EVs at a plant in Detroit.
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China controls much of the global EV supply chain, but electric vehicles that use its parts and minerals won’t qualify for new US EV tax credits. Can America build its own supply chain?
Eritrean refugee children in Ethiopia.
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Eritrean refugees in Ethiopia are caught in a conflict in a country that was supposed to provide them refuge.
Exercising with loved ones is one way to support mental well-being.
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Researchers suggest it is important to build daily habits that support mental well-being and seek care when necessary.