Why do many Americans list pronouns on social media?

by Lenore T. Adkins, 7 minutes ago

Read on to learn why it matters what pronouns you use to refer to people and how the United States embraces sharing pronouns.

Biden, Afghan Officials to Meet at White House

about 2 hours ago

First face-to-face interaction between Biden and Afghan President Ghani and CEO Abdullah comes ahead of withdrawal of the remaining US, NATO forces from Afghanistan by Sept. 11

Low-cost computers ‘democratising science’

by Mick Warwicker, about 3 hours ago

Raspberry Pi and other basic computers have myriad uses for low-cost biological research, an ecologist finds.

Zhang Zhizhen Becomes First Chinese Man to Play at Wimbledon in Open Era

about 4 hours ago

He is also only the fourth Chinese man to play singles in the main draw of a Grand Slam since 1968

Report: More Than 600 Bodies Found at Indigenous School in Canada

about 4 hours ago

More than 200 bodies were found last month at another school

Officer Convicted in Death of George Floyd to be Sentenced Friday

about 4 hours ago

Most serious count against Derek Chauvin, second-degree murder, carries a maximum sentence of 40 years

Biden Cites Old Data in Launch of Anti-crime Campaign

about 4 hours ago

President quotes from a 2000 ATF study because in 2003, Congress passed a bill preventing the agency from releasing gun trace data 

Fossil Find Adds to Evidence of Dinosaurs Living in Arctic Year-round

about 4 hours ago

Researchers had never found evidence of dinosaur nests so far north

Fossil Find Adds to Evidence of Dinosaurs Living in Arctic Year-round

about 4 hours ago

Researchers had never found evidence of dinosaur nests so far north

Southern African Leaders Under Pressure to Ramp Up COVID Jabs

about 4 hours ago

Amnesty International and 27 other groupsare calling for a faster pace of vaccinations as a new wave of coronavirus infections sweeps through the region

ESA Astronaut Recruitment Drive Nets 22,000 Applicants

about 4 hours ago

First recruitment effort since 2008 nets more women, disabled applicants

Ukrainian Member of Cybercrime Gang Sentenced in US

about 5 hours ago

Andrii Kolpakov gets seven years in prison and must pay $2.5M in restitution for his role in group that stole millions of credit and debit card details from across US, Department of Justice says

Ukrainian Member of Cybercrime Gang Sentenced in US

about 5 hours ago

Andrii Kolpakov gets seven years in prison and must pay $2.5M in restitution for his role in group that stole millions of credit and debit card details from across US, Department of Justice says

Haiti Gang Leader Launches 'Revolution' as Violence Escalates

about 5 hours ago

Violence has spiked in Haiti's capital in recent weeks as rival groups battle with one another or the police for control of the streets

Iowa County Now Named for Black Historian, Not Slave-owning Vice President 

about 5 hours ago

Johnson County Board of Supervisors discards link to former Vice President Richard Mentor Johnson, now honors late university administrator Lulu Merle Johnson

US to Keep About 650 Troops in Afghanistan After Withdrawal

about 6 hours ago

Assignment will be a temporary move until a more formal Turkey-led force is in place.

Biden Hails Bipartisan Compromise on Infrastructure Deal

about 6 hours ago

Proposal includes nearly $580 billion in new spending but cuts many of the president's priorities 

National Guard Chief Details Contributions of the Force Over Past Year

by Jim Garamone, about 7 hours ago

National Guardsmen more than demonstrated their value to America during 2020, and the need for their service has never been greater, Army Gen. Daniel Hokanson, the chief of the National Guard Bureau said.

Secretary of State Blinken to Meet with French President Macron

about 7 hours ago

Friday meeting in Paris to further cultivate transatlantic relations

Secretary of State Blinken to Meet with French President Macron

about 7 hours ago

Friday meeting in Paris to further cultivate transatlantic relations

Florida Rescue Workers Pull 37 People from Building Collapse

about 7 hours ago

Many more people are missing in the section of the condominium that held 55 units

G7 leaders commit to countering climate change

by Noelani Kirschner, about 7 hours ago

Leaders from the G7 nations announced new partnerships and initiatives to tackle climate change around the world. Learn more here.

U.S. allies and partners confront Beijing's challenges

by Leigh Hartman, about 8 hours ago

Democratic nations around the world are calling on the People's Republic of China to act responsibly and respect human rights.

How to stay cool in a heat wave

by Kyle Mittan-U. Arizona, about 8 hours ago

It's been really hot in areas of the US lately. An expert offers tips keeping cool during a heat wave and explains why they're getting harder to handle.

White House, Bipartisan Senate Group Reach Infrastructure Deal

about 9 hours ago

Proposal includes more than $550 billion in new spending

Can spirituality benefit breast cancer survivor health?

by Brian Consiglio-Missouri, about 9 hours ago

New research digs into the potential health benefits of spirituality for breast cancer survivors and reveals a link to two biomarkers.

Judge Threatens to Toss DEA Agent's Plea in Corruption Case

about 9 hours ago

The unexpected twist came Wednesday in Tampa federal court and could derail one of the US Drug Enforcement Administration's most egregious misconduct cases

South Korean health authorities confirm first vaccination death

about 9 hours ago

Biden: U.S. to donate 500 million COVID-19 vaccine doses

by Leigh Hartman, about 10 hours ago

The United States is purchasing 500 million COVID-19 vaccine doses to donate to developing countries and help end the pandemic.

Tour de France: How many calories will the winner burn?

about 10 hours ago

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