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.
Between 1983 and 2013, the number of immigrants detained in rural county jails has increased.
In a handful of cases, defendants in murder cases have said that they were defending themselves from a same-sex pass or attempted sexual assault.
A scholar disproves the long-held assumption that black names are a recent phenomenon.
Amazon says it's the "new neighbourhood watch" but Ring may just be another technology that gives police too much data and lets neighbourhoods double down on their biases.
Traditional companies need to embrace high-quality data gathering to avoid being left behind by the next industrial revolution.
Medical data will need to be treated as precious to our health as drinking water.
A new study analyzes the language in nearly 680,000 pet adoption ads.
A new analysis of over 400 actors shows that gender discrimination plays a major role in Hollywood salaries.
Uber's first safety report revealed 107 deaths and nearly 6,000 sexual assaults over two years. But the rideshare service may still be safer than the alternatives.
That future is one of ever-changing data, analytics and computer infrastructure.
As more people of color move to the suburbs, they might not find the full range of opportunities that white European ethnic groups did for most of the previous century.
Drought-driven humanitarian emergencies can be prevented if groundwater is reliably made available at strategic locations.
Personal data is valued primarily because data can be turned into a private asset. That has significant implications for political and societal choices.
Since 1990, the homicide rate has declined by 20%. Researchers are still figuring out what's behind the trend: increased incarceration, improvements in the economy or even aging populations.
The collection and analysis of data used for making policy should be independent and open to ensure public trust in decision-making. The debate over alcohol licensing shows why this matters.
Innovation in digital technology is accelerating – it has massive untapped potential for tackling the climate crisis.
Artificial Intelligence can perpetuate existing social imbalances in a harmful manner. Can this undesirable scenario be avoided?
Health data gathered without the patient's consent can provide valuable information; however, transparency is crucial to maintain trust.