States are increasingly turning to machine learning and algorithms to detect fraud in food stamps, Medicaid and other welfare programs – despite little evidence of actual fraud.
Previously undocumented, this tiny extra digit – called a "pseudothumb" – is a structure on each wrist made of bone and cartilage.
Assisted living facilities are one option for seniors. But finding clear and accurate information about them isn't easy.
When political campaigns end, candidates often are left with a fair amount of money. They have a lot of options about how to spend it.
Spirituals were created out of the experience of enslaved people in the US. They weren't songs of anger – but of an abiding belief in the victory of good over evil.
You've had your own personal set of fingerprints since before you were born, and they'll be with you throughout your whole life.
While segregation was a shameful period in baseball history, the Negro Leagues were a resounding success and an immense source of pride for black America.
The flu shot is a bargain – and people are more likely to get it if they know that.
Federal building guidelines say that 'development of an official style must be avoided' – which is exactly what a leaked executive order is trying to do.
Save the Children's reputation appeared to bounce back faster than Oxfam's after public perception of both groups soured around the same time.
In a national survey, transgender individuals had worse employment outcomes, lower incomes and higher rates of poverty than cisgender people.
According to a new study, about four in 10 air pollution deaths in the US are due to emissions crossing state lines.
Men seem less comfortable celebrating their friendships – to their own detriment.
When candidates beat pollsters' expectations, that can mean more positive media coverage.