Many families in the DRC can’t routinely access preventive services.
Even when cases of measles are detected in clinics, limited diagnostic and communication infrastructure can delay the response.
President Donald Trump meets with Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskiy on Sept. 25, 2019, in New York.
The fallout for President Trump from his conversation with Ukrainian President Zelenskiy was swift and harsh. The consequences for Zelenskiy and his country could also be serious.
Americans are not good recyclers.
Consumers are much more likely to recycle their waste after viewing messages showing the products it might turn into.
Undeveloped regions such as the Amazon rainforest are critical resources for slowing climate change.
A new report calls land key to solving climate change. The good news is that there are strategies for reducing carbon emissions from land use that can also produce economic and social benefits.
Mourners in Dayton, Ohio on Aug. 4, 2019 after a mass shooting there killed at least nine people.
(AP Photo/John Minchillo)
More than 40 percent of U.S. adults have a gun in their household, making it hard to get guns off the streets – even if new gun restrictions are passed.
Every state bears the burden of the opioid crisis.
State governments are leading the charge against opioid makers over their role in the epidemic. A team of researchers at Penn State examined just how much the crisis has cost them.
A Sept. 20 citizen “raid” on Area 51, a secretive military installation long fancied to hold alien remains, has drawn worldwide interest.
As more than a million people have indicated plans to partake in a citizen 'raid' on the famed Area 51 to 'see them aliens,' a scholar on the search for extraterrestrial life weighs in on the hype.
Many kids in the U.S. today attend public schools composed mostly of students of the same race.
US school segregation is higher than it has been in decades, even if there are no longer overt laws requiring racially segregated schools.
U.S. Border Patrol agents search for undocumented migrants after they illegally crossed the Rio Grande near Palmview, Texas.
Demographers have figured out a simple and effective way to estimate the number of unauthorized immigrants – even without information on citizenship.
In 2018, Cleveland Cavaliers forward Kevin Love went public with his panic attacks and struggles with anxiety.
Reuters/Kim Klement-USA Today Sports
Because professional athletes are thought to be paragons of physical and mental toughness, their psychological health has long been a taboo topic. That's starting to change.
Bahkan kurang tidur yang sedikit dapat mengganggu konsentrasi para pekerja berdasarkan penelitian terkini.
Ancaman kesehatan dari kurangnya tidur berkualitas telah banyak dicatat. Sekarang, penelitian menunjukkan bahwa kurang tidur tidak hanya buruk bagi kesehatan, tetepi juga bagi pekerjaan Anda.
A 6-month-old who is infected with measles in Madagascar, March 2019.
AP Photo/Laetitia Bezain
Scientists identified the general pattern of measles infections as a country moves toward eliminating the disease. This roadmap can help public health workers most efficiently fight and end measles.
An arbitration court ruled that the 28-year-old runner must lower her testosterone levels in order to compete.
AP Photo/Petr David Josek
Sports are segregated by sex. But what happens when athletes don't fit neatly into sport's definition of gender?
Even a small amount of sleep loss affected workers’ concentration in a recent study.
The health dangers of not getting enough restorative sleep have been documented for some time. Now, studies are suggesting that sleep loss is not only bad for your health but also for your job.
Uber drivers live by the app.
One of Uber's selling points is that a driver is always available to pick up a rider within minutes. But the drivers who make this possible aren't being compensated for the time they spend waiting.
Migrants who crossed the U.S.-Mexico border near McAllen, Texas, in March 2019.
AP Photo/Eric Gay
Travel along the U.S.-Mexico border and meeting migrants can build empathy for people without papers.
Ukrainian comedian president-elect Volodymyr Zelenskiy performs on stage during a show in Brovary, near Kiev, Ukraine.
AP Photo/Emilio Morenatti
What will the decisive outcome mean for Ukraine's relationship with Russian and the West?
In the first year of ‘Russiagate’ coverage, the combined profits from Fox News, MSNBC and CNN increased by 13 percent.
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For the rest of us, it's another sign of the country's eroding media and political landscape.
A Pennsylvania elector holds her ballot for President-elect Donald Trump before casting it in December 2016.
Does the Electoral College encourage candidates to campaign in rural areas, as its supporters claim? And do electors actually filter the 'passions' of voters, as the founders wanted them to?
The odds of more legal betting are good.
AP Photo/John Locher
About 47 million adults in the US are expected to gamble on March Madness this year. A growing share of the bets will actually be legal.