An analysis by Pew Charitable Trusts shows that immigrants are increasingly moving from "gateways" such as New York and Texas into states in Middle America.
Cuba and Venezuela are close allies who often seemed to speak with a single voice when it came to bashing the U.S. But now they may be out of synch.
If you're a charity that wants to help the developing world, you really, really, really don't want to win a "Rusty Radiator."
President Obama says the U.S. and Cuba will normalize relations, which were severed in 1961. Here are images that highlight the decades of tense relations.
When she's at her most vulnerable as a woman, she's at her best creatively. The same way Mary J. Blige's pain drove My Life, Nicki's believable heartache steals the show on The Pinkprint.
Ahead of The Colbert Report's last episode, Fresh Air listens back to interviews with Colbert. "I didn't realize quite how liberal I was until I was asked to make passionate comedic choices," he said.
The White House won't confirm North Korea is behind the attack, citing an ongoing investigation. Nevertheless, it is mulling over its options.
The National Institutes of Health has approved requests for waivers from a moratorium on experiments that aim to make the virus that causes Middle East respiratory syndrome more infectious in mice.
President Obama's decision to change U.S. policy on Cuba comes after a half century of icy relations.
If you plan on traveling to Cuba, you'll be able to bring back $100 worth of the country's famed cigars. But that's not a lot — because they're actually kind of expensive.
Russian President Vladimir Putin promised to ease the country's economic woes by diversifying its heavy reliance on oil and gas.
One reason people purchase artificial trees is because they believe they're more environmentally sound. But is that true?
Lisa Micele shares tips for applying to college — especially for students who have been deferred under early decision.
Honduras has the highest murder rate in the world. That means that jobs that in the U.S. are relatively safe and boring — like driving a bus — can be incredibly dangerous.
The latest killing and kidnapping occurred just 20 miles from where the Islamist extremist group kidnapped nearly 300 schoolgirls in April.
Tim Phillips of Beyond Conflict recalls thinking — why not get President Obama to sit down with the pope to talk about Cuba?
On Christmas Eve, many French-Canadians will gather after midnight Mass for reveillon, a lavish dinner party that lasts into the wee hours. The traditional centerpiece is a savory, spiced meat pie.
U.S. officials now believe with "99 percent certainty" that the North Korean government was behind the hacking attack on Sony.
At different times, both authors played the role of Sugar in the popular "Dear Sugar" advice column. Now, it's becoming a podcast.
Fans expect Colbert to abandon his conservative caricature, as he leaves "The Colbert Report" to take over for David Letterman.