One of the most common ways reporters cover elections — with a focus on who’s in the lead and who’s behind instead of on policy issues — hurts the public and the news industry.
Native-born Americans who live in Los Angeles County neighborhoods with a higher proportion of immigrants tend to eat less fast food and more fruits and vegetables.
Employment increases after taxes are cut for most income earners -- but not when tax cuts target the top 10% of earners -- according to recent research in the Journal of Political Economy.
Globally, as many as half of the people who survive extreme weather events experience negative mental health outcomes.
Three recent studies examine the effectiveness and unintended consequences of banning religious exemptions to childhood vaccinations in California schools.
A recent study challenges the role that legalizing medical marijuana might play in easing the opioid epidemic.
These studies show that the trade war is a net loss for the world economy. And if a global trade war broke out, the economic hit could approach that seen during the Great Recession.
This research roundup looks at the potential health care-related effects of the new "public charge" rule due to go into effect Oct. 15.
Lagging home values and high foreclosure rates among Hispanic Democrats helped shift Florida from a blue state in 2012 to a red one in 2016, study finds.
As baby boomers age, demand for home health care increases. Studies identify trends in availability and reasons for the industry's rapid churn.