US stocks have nearly erased much of their coronavirus losses even as many Americans continue to suffer from the pandemic's impact.
Research has yet to support the theory that cash can spread the coronavirus.
The gender bias scale could help companies and other organizations better measure how women experience and perceive gender bias.
Several economists predict joblessness will eventually surpass the 25% rate experienced in 1933.
In many sub-Saharan African countries, 20% of mothers have suffered the death of a child, a new study finds. In Mali, Liberia and Malawi, it's common for mothers to lose two children.
Pets might not protect us from the coronavirus, but they can help us get better.
One in 5 of the poorest US households don't have a car and rely on public transportation to get around.
Two transportation scholars argue that telecommuting could play an important role in solving the coronavirus crisis.
A first-century B.C. Roman poet and philosopher, Lucretius was worried that our fear of death could lead to irrational beliefs and actions that could harm society.
It is becoming clear that this election season, the Democratic Party will likely adopt a center-left agenda.
The Fed and Congress have little ammunition available for fighting an economic downturn if COVID-19 triggers one.
A reduction in OSHA inspectors may lead to a reduction in workplace safety.
Saudi Arabia has temporarily suspended pilgrimage to its holy sites. Many Muslims travel to these holy sites round the year for a pilgrimage known as Umrah. Here is what it means to their faith.
In a survey, a majority of liberals and conservatives reported that they trust doctors and the CDC to reduce US risk of a coronavirus epidemic.
Harvey Weinstein's conviction isn't the norm for perpetrators of sexual violence.
Bees aren't the only species that has a queen.
During a recent visit to India, Trump spoke at the world's largest cricket stadium. Cricket came to India in the 18th century through British sailors and is a revered cultural institution in India.
New research shows that when companies do things like give to charity or reduce their carbon footprint, consumers perceive their products as less risky.
Irony is a slippery concept. Sometimes it's used in speech, other times it's used to describe a situation – oh, and it can also characterize an attitude. Is its versatility its downfall?
Banking deserts make it harder for children and young adults to become financially literate, which leads to worse credit and a lifetime of disadvantage.