PBS NewsHour

For more stories on New York State, check out The Innovation Trail.
An annual report on child well-being shows 23 percent of American children were living at or below the federal poverty line in 2012, up from 19 percent in 2005. Photo by Seattle Municipal Archives More children in the United States were living in...
A U.S. Customs and Border Protection placement center in Nogales, Arizona. Photo by Ross D. Franklin-Pool/Getty Images The president’s $3.7 billion border request appears stuck in Congress, with just nine days before August recess. The...
WASHINGTON — A federal appeals court has delivered a serious setback to President Barack Obama’s health care law, potentially derailing billions of dollars in subsidies for many low- and middle-income people who bought policies. In a...
Pro-Russia separatists handed over two black boxes belonging to Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 to Malaysian representatives during a press conference in Donetsk Tuesday. British investigators will help analyze its data. Photo by STR/AFP/Getty Images...
UPDATED 12:44 p.m. EDT: The Federal Aviation Administration has prohibited all U.S. airlines flights to Tel Aviv’s Ben Gurion Airport for 24 hours, the Associated Press is reporting. Delta Airlines announced Tuesday that it is canceling all...
Artists and citizens in North Austin collaborate to paint fences with the phrase “beauty will save the world” in various languages, reflecting the 30 languages spoken in the neighborhood. KLRU, Austin public television, went to North...