From 1996 to 2006, rates exceeded expectations in many poor, urban districts, a new report finds.
Republicans on Capitol Hill are acutely aware that the tone and content of the nominee's hearing could redefine the party after two punishing national elections.
The two countries agree to talk about immigration policy. It is the second significant overture Obama has made to Cuba in two months.
Most elected Republicans distance themselves from incendiary comments by Limbaugh, Gingrich, and others.
A classic con film set in the 1930s, Mark Ruffalo and Adrien Brody play siblings on their final trick.
Column: This dangerous practice needs to be made illegal, as well as 'uncool.'
The Senate denied Obama the money to shut down the prison, in part because Democrats didn't want to be seen as soft on terrorism.