California is giving a second chance to thousands of inmates who had no hope of parole. But first they have to prove to a panel of strangers that they’ve truly changed.

You can't crank up the AC forever

Can humane prisons work in America? A red state aims to find out.

Attempts to diversify lily-white kid lit have been, well, complicated.

It was close to 5 o’clock on the afternoon of Nov. 4, 2013, and Sasha Fleischman wasriding the 57 bus home from school.

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Arlene Blum's Crusade Against Toxic Couches

Romney says Obama "gutted" welfare reform by waiving work requirements. But what if there's no work to be found?

When biologist Tyrone Hayes discovered that a top-selling herbicide messes with sex hormones, its manufacturer went into battle mode. Thus began one of the weirdest feuds in the history of science.

Could cuts to the safety net bring California to the boiling point?

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