PBS NewsHour

For more stories on New York State, check out The Innovation Trail.
Immigrant rights activists shout slogans in front of the White House on August 28, 2014 in Washington, DC. Photo by Mandel Ngan/AFP/Getty ImagesWASHINGTON — With impeachment threats and potential lawsuits looming, President Barack Obama knows...
175,000 people participated in “Twitch Plays Pokémon,” a collaborative playthrough of the popular children’s game that crowdsourced directions from Twitch viewers.On Monday, Amazon announced that it had finalized a deal to acquire Twitch.tv, a live...
WASHINGTON — The Obama administration isn’t outlining any immediate punishment of Russia even as it decries President Vladimir Putin’s government for the apparent invasion of Ukraine. State Department spokeswoman Jen Psaki says Moscow is...
WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama will speak at 4 p.m. from the White House before convening a meeting with his national security team on the militant threat in Syria and Iraq. The U.S. is already launching airstrikes against Islamic State group...
Immigration reform groups march outside the White House calling on President Obama for immigration reform and to stop deportations on July 16. Photo By Bill Clark/CQ Roll CallWASHINGTON — With impeachment threats and potential lawsuits looming,...
An adviser helps online students at Rio Salado Community College finish their course work. Photo by Rio Salado Community College TEMPE, Ariz. — Hidden at the edge of an industrial park near the Phoenix airport, housed in a handful of utilitarian...