Visiting a manufacturing plant in Youngstown, Ohio, President Obama said the $787 billion Recovery Act helped avert a possible depression. Critics – especially Republicans – aren't so sure.
Columbia Global Center, just opened in Amman, Jordan, is raising that city's status in the region.
Global health leaders are urging the Obama administration to make up a deepening shortfall.
Photography that challenges us to make a difference.
Despite environmental and ownership concerns, opportunities exist in the production and delivery of fresh water, say two financial experts.
The Millennium Villages Project is pricey. But it may hold answers to tackling the global food crisis.
Is poverty cultural or technical? Such debates shouldn't impede progress.