There are more than 300,000 rape-related physical assaults against women each year in the United States.
Once again the U.S. is using depleted uranium munition, this time in Libya.
Republicans are trying to wipe out all funding for family planning, and defund Planned Parenthood entirely, in the budget bill to be voted on shortly.
As this national debate plays out, I hope we all take some time to stop and really consider what kind of nation we want to leave our children.
A disturbing study finds that killing of newborn babies in some parts of France is five times more frequent than official estimates had expected - but why?
Veterans face challenges of joblessness, homelessness, and visible and "invisible" injuries - a real tribute means doing right, not right-wing, by them.
An Australian research team found that when the state imposes mandatory limits to the amount of salt private industry adds to processed foods, people are healthier.
October is domestic violence awareness month. Domestic violence affects two million women in the United States each year.
New polls show a much closer race in November.
Perhaps the most important piece of the new health care law that kicked in Sept. 23 is no more lifetime coverage caps.