Once on the fringe, about 750,000 off the grid American households pioneer green living by tapping sustainable energy from the wind, sun, and earth.
Wyclef Jean's uncle, Raymond Joseph – who is Haiti's ambassador to the US – tells the Monitor that he is running for president this fall. Will the hip hop artist and his uncle team up – or compete against each other in Haiti's presidential campaign?
The first half of 2010 was the hottest six-month period recorded globally with temperatures around the globe 2 to 3 degrees Fahrenheit above averages.
Florida vacation! Obama and family are headed down south in August.
The VORTEX-2 tornado research project completed last week aims to increase warning times and reduce false alarms.
Hip, environmentally aware, self-reliant and undeniably quaint, Asheville, N.C is a progressive’s vision of what America could be. But mountain liberalism comes at a price.
Puppies are displayed for sale in a car trunk at a weekly pet market in downtown Amman, Jordan, on Friday.
The Obamas headed out for a short weekend break from Washington. Word has it they'll be staying at the Grove Park Inn in Asheville, N.C. Maybe a little golf?
The demands of blogging have pushed many to abandon the form for faster, simpler word bursts on Twitter or Facebook.