President Barack Obama confirmed Tuesday the United States' renewed and bolstered efforts to combat the Ebola outbreak by deploying 3,000 U.S. military forces and committing over $500 million in defense spending to West Africa
Aeronautical firms Boeing and SpaceX each won multi-billion dollar NASA contracts to launch astronauts into low Earth orbit
According to the 2013 National Survey on Drug Use and Health, about 8.8 % of young people surveyed were current illicit drug users, down 13% from 2009
Although the NFL has drawn heavy criticism for how it has handled domestic violence scandals around players Ray Rice and Adrian Peterson, few brands besides Radisson have gone as far as canceling their sponsorships. TIME's Charlotte Alter examines why
Following an uproar, the retailer explains how it ended up selling a Kent State sweatshirt that appeared to have blood stains, in a statement provided to TIME: "Given our history of controversial issues, we understand how our sincerity may be questioned..."
A grand jury will decide whether the racing star will be charged in the August death of a fellow driver at a sprint car race in upstate New York. The district attorney on the case made the decision after reviewing evidence collected by sheriff's investigators
Some 1,574,700 people are currently incarcerated in American prisons, and the latest growth marks a return to a long-term trend that stretches back to the early 1980s, when the prison population began to steadily expand year after year
Army Gen. Martin Dempsey, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, told a Senate panel he would recommend ground troops in the fight against the Islamic State of Iraq and Greater Syria should the current strategy fail to unlock the militants' grip of strategic assets in Iraq
Tensions are rising and some on either side of the independence debate are resorting to dark tactics, as Scots prepare to head to the polls on Sept. 18 in order to answer the question, "should Scotland be an independent country?"
HBO Go may soon be available to non-cable-TV subscribers as an online-only streaming product, just like Netflix, marking a major sea change for the TV industry and igniting a debate among industry insiders. Is this the end of the traditional pay-TV model?
The airline will offer thousands of flight attendants an early and voluntary buyout option, a lump-sum payout worth up to $100,000, in a bid to downsize. The company was the only major one to announce a quarterly loss this year
The first government survey conducted since the Affordable Care Act's major insurance expansion programs went into effect finds that the number of uninsured Americans dropped 8% — or 3.8 million people — in 2014's first quarter compared with the same period last year