Kenya Is Trying to End Child Marriage. But Climate Change Is Putting More Young Girls at Risk

KENYA IS TRYING TO END CHILD MARRIAGE. BUT CLIMATE CHANGE IS PUTTING MORE YOUNG GIRLS AT RISK

Reporting for this article was supported by a grant from The Pulitzer Center on Crisis Reporting. In a small hut in the village of...

RADICAL OR MODERATE? TRUMP CAMPAIGN STRUGGLES TO DEFINE THE DEMOCRATIC PARTY TICKET

A former prosecutor trying to hide her crime-fighting past - who is also weak on crime. The most radical pick for vice president ever...

 
 
 

FALLING CORONAVIRUS TESTING NUMBERS OBSCURES THE REALITY OF THE U.S.'S PANDEMIC REALITY

July was devastating in the U.S. After the country had appeared to flatten the curve in late spring, daily new cases of COVID-19 skyrocketed...

‘IT'S THE HUNGER GAMES FOR LABORATORIES.' WHY SOME PEOPLE ARE WAITING WEEKS FOR THEIR COVID-19 TEST RESULTS

A graduate student in Florida waited 11 days. Positive. A 14-year-old in California waited 24 days. Negative. A writer in New York...

 
 
 

SUMNER REDSTONE, MOGUL WHO AGGRESSIVELY ALTERED THE MEDIA LANDSCAPE, DIES AT 97

Sumner Redstone, who built a media empire from his family's drive-in movie chain, has died. He was 97. Redstone built the company through...

CHINA TO BRING UP MEASURES AGAINST WECHAT AND TIKTOK IN UPCOMING U.S. TRADE TALKS

U.S. and Chinese negotiators are set to discuss implementation of the phase one trade deal in the coming days, with Beijing pushing...

 
 
 

ILHAN OMAR DEFEATS WELL-FUNDED CHALLENGER IN HOUSE PRIMARY

Rep. Ilhan Omar of Minnesota survived a stiff Democratic primary challenge Tuesday from a well-funded opponent who tried to make an...

PolishStonewall: LGBTQ Activists Are Rallying Together After Police Violence at Protests in Warsaw

POLISHSTONEWALL: LGBTQ ACTIVISTS ARE RALLYING TOGETHER AFTER POLICE VIOLENCE AT PROTESTS IN WARSAW

As LGBTQ activist Malgorzata Szutowicz, sits in solitary confinement for a fourth day in the city of Plock, central Poland, hundreds...

 
 
 

WHAT KAMALA HARRIS MEANS FOR JOE BIDEN'S CAMPAIGN-AND THE DEMOCRATIC PARTY'S FUTURE

In selecting Kamala Harris as his running mate, Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden did more than make history by putting the...

Want to Support Black Students? Invest in Black Teachers

WANT TO SUPPORT BLACK STUDENTS? INVEST IN BLACK TEACHERS

Growing up with Black teachers as mothers, we lived in households where discussions of education were ever-present, involved and sometimes,...

 
 
 

‘EVERY GIRL HAS TO LEARN HOW TO CODE.' RESHMA SAUJANI WANTS TO MAKE SPACE FOR YOUNG WOMEN IN TECH

As the coronavirus pandemic deepened and students across the U.S. were forced to learn from home without WiFi or reliable devices,...

Kamala Harris Is the Third Woman to Run as a Vice Presidential Candidate for a Major U.S. Party. Here's What to Know About the First

KAMALA HARRIS IS THE THIRD WOMAN TO RUN AS A VICE PRESIDENTIAL CANDIDATE FOR A MAJOR U.S. PARTY. HERE'S WHAT TO KNOW ABOUT THE FIRST

Diana WalkerThe July 23, 1984, cover of TIME with Geraldine Ferraro. Joe Biden picked Kamala Harris to be his vice presidential candidate...

 
 
 

‘LATINX' IS GAINING POPULARITY. BUT NEW RESEARCH SAYS ONLY 3% OF U.S. HISPANICS USE THE GENDER-NEUTRAL TERM

Latinx has been increasingly used by politicians , mainstream media and universities. But new research suggests the majority of people...

After Police Shooting Spurs Further Unrest in Chicago, Community Members Ask What Comes Next

AFTER POLICE SHOOTING SPURS FURTHER UNREST IN CHICAGO, COMMUNITY MEMBERS ASK WHAT COMES NEXT

As businesses across downtown Chicago try to retool and rebuild after widespread looting and vandalism brought damage to the area on...

 
 
 

WE NEED TO TAKE CARE OF THE GROWING NUMBER OF LONGTERM COVID-19 PATIENTS

On July 7, 2020, the Boston Red Sox pitcher Eduardo Rodriguez tested positive for the new coronavirus. He was scheduled to start Opening...

FASHION ENTREPRENEUR AURORA JAMES: ‘WE NEED TO SUPPORT BLACK-OWNED BUSINESSES. PERIOD.'

As the Black Lives Matter movement rose in prominence after the death of George Floyd , with thousands of Americans marching in the...

 
 
 

‘OUR MOMENT TO TAKE CHARGE.' EVA LONGORIA ON THE IMPORTANCE OF SUPPORTING LATINO COMMUNITIES AMID CORONAVIRUS

During a TIME100 Talks discussion on Tuesday, award-winning actress and producer Eva Longoria discussed her role in new coalition Momento...

ARIEL INVESTMENTS CO-CEO MELLODY HOBSON SAYS THE PANDEMIC'S ECONOMIC HARDSHIPS CAN MAKE US ‘SMARTER ABOUT THE FUTURE'

As the economic impact of the coronavirus pandemic continues to unfold, businesswoman Mellody Hobson says the best way to prevent further...

 
 
 

LONG A REPUBLICAN SAFETY NET, WHITE MIDDLE-CLASS VOTERS ARE SLIPPING FROM TRUMP'S GRIP

On Monday, President Donald Trump stood at the front of the White House's briefing room and uttered yet another proposal that lacked...

HOW JEWELRY STARTUP FOUNDER CHARI CUTHBERT SHIFTED HER COMPANY TO A WORK-FROM-HOME OPERATION

The world of fine jewelry, typically inaccessible to anyone looking for an affordable-but-sturdy pair of earrings, has seen a boom...

 
 
 



Mom of 5-year-old allegedly killed by neighbor says suspect will ‘rot in hell'

Mom of 5-year-old allegedly killed by neighbor says suspect will ‘rot in hell'

The mother of a 5-year-old North Carolina boy shot dead while riding his bicycle outside his home vowed to get justice for her son, saying his accused killer will “rot in... Read more ...

Let it flow: Trump Administration eases showerhead rules

Let it flow: Trump Administration eases showerhead rules

Consumer and conservation groups say the proposed changes are silly, unnecessary and wasteful. Read more ...

Will Kamala Harris sway New Mexicans to vote for Joe Biden?

Will Kamala Harris sway New Mexicans to vote for Joe Biden?

In a historic decision, Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden picked California Sen. Kamala Harris as his running mate. So what does this mean for New Mexicans? Read more ...

Teen awaits life-changing burn surgery after GoFundMe raises $150K cost...

Teen awaits life-changing burn surgery after GoFundMe raises $150K cost insurance wouldn't cover

This critical surgery to open Brian's airway and save his voice has been made possible by the generosity of people touched by his story. Read more ...

Radical or moderate? President Trump paints Democratic ticket as both

Radical or moderate? President Trump paints Democratic ticket as both

President Donald Trump's campaign is struggling to define Sen. Kamala Harris, Democrat Joe Biden's newly announced running mate, alternating between claims she is too moderate... Read more ...

LIVE: President Trump holds news conference

LIVE: President Trump holds news conference

President Donald Trump is holding a news conference at the White House. Read more ...

Biden, Harris to make unusual campaign debut in virus era

Biden, Harris to make unusual campaign debut in virus era

Joe Biden is making his first appearance with newly chosen running mate Kamala Harris on Wednesday. Read more ...

‘Her story is America's story': Biden and Harris present united front at...

‘Her story is America's story': Biden and Harris present united front at first event together

In their first public appearance as running mates, Joe Biden lauded Kamala Harris on Wednesday as the child of “America's story” who fought for the working class and was ready... Read more ...

Joe Biden, VP pick Kamala Harris make first public appearance as running mates

Joe Biden, VP pick Kamala Harris make first public appearance as running mates

Joe Biden and Sen. Kamala Harris made their first public appearance as running mates on Wednesday at an event in Delaware where they bashed the Trump administration and... Read more ...

Florida sheriff forbids masks for deputies, office visitors

Florida sheriff forbids masks for deputies, office visitors

The sheriff of Marion County is telling his deputies and visitors who go to the Marion County Sheriff's Office that they are forbidden from wearing face masks. Read more ...