A nonprofit organization is working to alter negative stereotypes of children in foster care. Given the depressing rates of adoption from the foster-care system, the group has a lot of work to do.
UNDER THE SEA — A massive great white shark known as "Deep Blue" is once again making waves on the Internet.
Talk of how to give relief in regards to Europe's growing refugee crisis heightened last week after a photo of a drowned 3-year-old boy grabbed attention on social media, according to USA Today.
The prospect of earning $15 an hour might encourage young adults to ditch endeavors in education if nationwide efforts to raise the minimum wage come to fruition, a Times Square billboard indicates.
When Cheyenne, Wyoming, resident Michael Peña signed up for free welding lessons through a federally funded training program for low-income fathers, it surprised him that the first week of class seemed like a college psychology lecture, according to Marketplace.
Ella Mendoza has been a preschool teacher for two years now.
If you scrolled through your Facebook timeline last week, "liking" friends' posts and watching the Internet's most popular videos, then you helped make history.
Catholic archbishops expect the pope "to address issues that have become themes of his two-and-a-half-year papacy, such as poverty, the environment and the family" during his six-day visit to Washington, D.C., Philadelphia and New York from Sept. 22 to 27, according to The Huffington Post.
A new approach to freeing up money shows your set expenses might not be as set as you think, according to Kendal Perez of U.S. News & World Report.
A philosophy that endorses the idea that "wealth is temporary and no path to happiness" might not seem like the first source those seeking financial advice would turn to, according to Reuters.
Most authors hope the books they write keep readers turning pages, but Swedish psychologist Carl-Johan Forssen Ehrlin had a different goal with his children's book: to put his audience to sleep.
In 2011, things were finally looking up for Robert Williams — at least it seemed that way.
David Hyde, 22, felt fortunate to land an internship with the United Nations, until he discovered the costly irony of his decision.
Too often, underage American girls who are sexually assaulted or exploited don't get help. Instead they get sent to prison, according to a new report. And while recent media focus has been on incarceration of black men and boys, black girls are especially likely to end up behind bars.
PENDLETON, Ore. — Josh Cyganik walks by an old, rundown house every day on his way to work and waves hi to the elderly man always sitting on the front porch.
If you've ever been inspired by a fitness campaign only to later abandon it, researchers say you're not alone.
Advocates on homelessness have viewed Madison, Wisconsin, as a beacon of social justice for its compassionate approach to dealing with its most fragile population.
If a British futurologist's predictions indicate anything, it's that today's children have a lot of work — and different types of it — ahead.
For expecting couples, offers from older relatives of large sums of money in exchange for the right to name their newborn is made more complicated ...
Europe is learning how to deal with migrants, but the world is no closer to stopping the war in Syria that has created the largest ...
After rain that South Carolina Gov. Nikki Haley called "a storm of historic proportions," churches in the state have refused to wait the flooding out ...
Families in many states are forking over more money to their babysitters than landlords.
New University of Reading research indicates teachers might want to keep a bowl of blueberries handy in the classroom for when students daydream.
Parents struggling to help their children get some much-needed sleep are more frequently turning to melatonin.
U.S. immigrants are an ever-changing group, and a recent report shows that now they're the most educated they've ever been, according to ...
Achieving impressive things takes knowledge, drive and perseverance, but "best-self activation" might trump all of those, according to a Harvard Business School working paper.
John King, current deputy U.S. Education Secretary, will replace Secretary of Education Arne Duncan when he steps down in December. According to The Huffington ...
Whether sitting too much or standing too much in the office, workers are likely to suffer health issues unless discovering the perfect combination of both.
Summing up the European refugee crisis proves difficult because of all the factors involved, but a video making the rounds on social media proves knowing ...
The hosts of a new TLC program dedicated to giving online dating tips feel fairly confident they can help you garner more right swipes on ...