California considers expanding data on its state forms to allow for multiple answers under race.
An Iranian company is the first to be penalized as the US uses stricter financial sanctions to curb Pyongyang's weapons program.
Cities in Texas, North Carolina, and California dominated the top 10 list of fastest-growing US cities in 2008.
The idea of a government-paid national healthcare system hasn’t gotten very far in the Washington debate.
Leftists are urging Hondurans rise up against the coup leaders while conservatives denounce Sunday's ouster of President Zelaya.
Key challenges remain, including the discontent of former Sunni insurgents recruited by the US and credited with improving security.
Although both countries claim the military exercises are simply for practice, some wonder if the old dispute is again flaring.