It's Not Just Indians and Taiwanese AnymoreA new group may be on the way up in the immigrant-dominated tech world.
Political Wife-SwappingThe husband had political ambitions. Now she is the one running for office.
A Woman's Place Is in the Presidential MansionWhat's behind the rise of female politicians in Latin America?
Status UpdateHow activists are using technology to convince young undocumented immigrants to apply for the Deferred Action program.
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Santa Claus vs. Mr. DangerWashington's fixation with Hugo Chávez is helping spread his "Bolivarian revolution" across Latin America.
Uber Isn’t the Problem It’s not the company’s fault that driving a car—and coughing up steep commissions—is an attractive option for so many Americans.
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Wait, I Have to Know What It Means, Too? Shame on the Scripps National Spelling Bee for forcing contestants to memorize definitions.
It's Not Just Josh Duggar—A String of Sex-Abuse Scandals Have Recently Rocked Christian Fundamentalism
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Charter Promises Its Time Warner Cable Acquisition Won’t Hurt Net Neutrality. We've Heard That Before.