All parents want the best for their children. We all acknowledge that attaining a high-quality K-12 education is probably the single most important factor that will determine the future life success of a student in the public school systems throughout ...
The quality of an early education can influence the opportunities for a young child’s success in school and life.
Against public sentiment, President Trump has prioritized rolling back environmental regulations, from emissions rules for power plants to the mandate that federal decision-making must take into consideration climate change impacts.
On Thursday, April 14, 2017, the world marked three years since Boko Haram terrorists burst into dormitory rooms at the Government Secondary School in the northern Nigerian town of Chibok and kidnapped nearly 300 girls simply because they dared to ...
The president’s budget identified steep cuts in numerous domestic programs. It calls for the elimination of a key program that Meals on Wheels groups depend on: a $3 billion program—community development block grants (CDBG)— that began under the Ford administration ...
When you walk through Historic Marble Hill, you will appreciate the architectural craftsmanship with details that have stood the test of time and can’t be replicated by today’s builders.
Over the next several days, across the United States, people will pause in solemn remembrance of the 49th anniversary of the tragic assassination of Reverend Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., in Memphis, Tenn., on April 4, 1968.
Three of Donald Trump’s latest ploys to distract attention from Russiagate have failed
Imagine you're traveling in a different state when, suddenly, you begin to feel severe abdominal pain.
It has been 45 years since my mentor, Dr. Arthur A. Fletcher, implemented the Philadelphia Plan, a federal program used to integrate unions.
If you happened to have voted for the man who now occupies the White House, you may be feeling bamboozled, right about now.
It’s hard to believe that medical researchers could underestimate the dangers of tuberculosis— the world's deadliest infection.
On a visit to her prenatal physician, Margaret Boeme and her husband received unwelcome news— their unborn baby had a spinal tumor.
In politics, I have been told that you pick your battles, but President Donald Trump has a different theory.
The FDIC also found that unbanked and underbanked rates were higher among minority households.