The federal government runs out of money in 13 days. Rep. Chris Van Hollen, the ranking Democrat on the House Budget Committee, commented on the situation Friday.
Speaking to reporters at a Monitor-hosted lunch Wednesday, UN Ambassador Samantha Power said the total number of refugees the US accepts could exceed the 10,000 requested by President Obama.
Speaking to reporters during a Monitor-hosted breakfast on Tuesday, Secretary of the Interior Sally Jewell painted a picture of Interior’s Bureau of Land Management (BLM) as an agency that is underfunded and overextended.
If countries erect more borders and limits in the digital domain, the engine of global social and economic change that's powered by the Internet will quickly stall.
Even as universities suffer a growing number of breaches, most school websites lack security protocols that can prevent hackers from stealing students' information.
At a Passcode event on Thursday, State Department Cyber Coordinator Chris Painter said the US is still grappling with basic definitions in the digital realm – such as, what constitutes a cyberweapon – complicating the idea of a formal accord to control their use.
Technological advances have added expensive bells and whistles. Getting back to basics allows low-income populations to play a major part in their own progress.
Orion Kriegman wants Boston to burst with food-producing parcels tended by the community.
The Marshall Islands is cutting diesel use dramatically with small-scale wind power, solar power, and energy efficiency moves.
Baby orangutans play with their keeper at the nursery of Borneo Orangutan Survival Foundation in Nyaru Menteng, Indonesia's Central Kalimantan province on Monday. Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak has called on Indonesia to take action against people setting fires that have caused choking smoke to drift across the region,...