Almost 600 plant species have been wiped from the planet in the past 250 years, more than twice the number of bird, mammal and amphibian species that have met the same fate, according to a new study.
The total number of workers hired rose to a new high in April while the amount of unemployed workers still vastly outnumbered the available jobs.
There are a number of factors suggesting that, over time, the US dollar may be at risk of surrendering its lead, if not its role, as the world's preeminent reserve currency.
The number of cases of measles in the United States this year has surpassed 1,000, the Department of Health and Human Services said Wednesday.
The number of Ebola cases in Democratic Republic of Congo has risen to over 2,000, according to new government figures that show the growth of the epidemic is gaining pace.
More duties will be added if Mexico does not take action "reduce or eliminate the number of illegal aliens" crossing into the U.S., the White House said Thursday.
There have been 971 cases of measles reported in the United States this year, the CDC said. That means 2019, which is not quite half over, now has the greatest number of cases in a single year in nearly three decades.
The Opioid Crisis Comes To The Classroom As Soaring Numbers Of Children Born In Drug Withdrawal Reach School Age
From Washington to West Virginia, the number of children born in withdrawal from opioids and other drugs has skyrocketed, and those babies -- now elementary-school students -- present challenges that teachers say they have never encountered at such a scale.
The education secretary is the latest member of the Trump administration to get caught for using her personal email to conduct official business.
The former White House counsel had been subpoenaed to appear before the House judiciary committee but Trump blocked his testimony
Trump is adopting a new plan for assessing health risks of air pollution that will increase the number of deaths.
'Wanna Fight? Let's Do It': China Abruptly Switches Programming To Air Anti-US Movies Amid Trade War
As the US's trade war with China escalates, Beijing decides to air a number of anti-American films across Chinese television in a suspected battle for hearts and minds.
Activists say that the fluffy grey marsupial should be given the same respect enjoyed by the bald eagle in the US.
The number of measles cases in the US is now at 839 for the year, according to the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's weekly measles update. Of the 75 new cases, 66 were reported in New York.
Canada's telecom regulator has joined angry customers in questioning the growing number of fees that wireless providers charge when people call customer service to make changes to their account.
Usually, around five to ten gray whales wash ashore in San Francisco throughout the year, but this year has seen an alarming and frequent number of dead whales.
U.S. President Donald Trump criticized social media companies after Facebook banned a number of extremist figures, declaring that he was ...
CDC stresses immunization as new measles cases in the U.S. climbs to the highest number in a year since 1994.
In the first full filing year since the passage of the Republicans' tax scam, the number of corporations that ended up not paying a single penny in taxes doubled. This isn't a side effect of the legislation - this was the intent. Republicans wanted businesses to pay as little as possible, and it doesn't get ...