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All primates value fairness of some kind. Ian Morris explains how our sense of fairness and economic justice have evolved to where they are today. Photo by Kryssia Campos/ Getty Images Editor’s Note: Our economic values have evolved over time...
President Barack Obama is expected to unveil his plan to limit greenhouse gas today from the White House. He is scheduled to speak at 2:15 p.m. EDT. Watch that in the player above. WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama is mandating even steeper...
Manhattan’s concrete jungle was briefly taken over by a menagerie of real wildlife on Saturday night, as giant projections of endangered animals were ceremoniously splashed across the Empire State Building. Onlookers watched like hawks as...
Vice President Joe Biden has yet to tell his staff whether he will run or personally ask them to do any planning for a potential campaign, according to several people close to the vice president. Photo by Getty Images WASHINGTON — Vice...
The giants of Silicon Valley — Google, Twitter, Facebook and Yahoo — report that three to four percent of their workforce is black or Hispanic, and men outnumber women by more than two to one. There should be an embedded item here....
People use candles to spell out the phrase “Thou shalt not kill” in Hebrew at a candlelight vigil for Shira Banki in Tel Aviv, Israel, August 2, 2015. Banki died Sunday of stab wounds sustained when an ultra-Orthodox man attacked a Gay...