A warmer world could mean shrinking harvests and a more meagre diet for millions of people, according to two new studies.
The Great Recession is officially over, but tell that to the increasing numbers of poor families scrabbling to hang on in a world that refuses to see or hear them.
Donald Trump proposes new tariffs on $200 billion in Chinese imports as the two nations move closer to a trade war.
A radical proposal could be the answer to securing Americans' financial futures, and a new study shows that the most effective way to convince people of something is through charts.
In the United States—the richest country in human history—the 140 million people who live on or below the poverty line are screaming for justice.
After the president announces a 25 percent tariff on up to $50 billion in Chinese imports, set to take effect July 6, Beijing's commerce ministry says it will retaliate with penalties of the same scale on American goods.
A study by the National Low Income Housing Coalition finds that the average worker would have to put in 122 hours per week to afford a two-bedroom apartment at the national fair market rent.
Comcast is likely to bid for Fox's entertainment business as early as Wednesday now that a federal judge has cleared AT&T's $85 billion takeover of Time Warner.
A tax on large companies such as Amazon, which was meant to fight a growing homelessness crisis, gets rolled back during a raucous Seattle City Council meeting.
The $85 billion mega-merger could usher in a wave of media consolidation while shaping how much consumers pay for streaming TV and movies.