Welfare recipients in Tennessee now have to declare any prior drug history when they apply for public assistance.
Sen. Marco Rubio, a potential 2016 GOP presidential contender, is concerned about issues of access to affordable education, availability of job training and prospects for economic mobility. While shunning the "income inequality" language of the left, he insists that those problems need to be viewed through the lens of limited government.
New data released by the Department of Labor suggests that raising the minimum wage in some states might have spurred job growth, contrary to what critics said would happen.
Evacuations are under way in parts of North Carolina, where Hurricane Arthur threatens to drench coastal areas today. The National Hurricane Center upgraded the storm to a hurricane early this morning.
Forecasters at the U.S. National Hurricane Center In Miami say Tropical Storm Arthur is gaining strength as it moves slowly northward.
For 120 days, Tom von Kaenel rode his bike solo from Key West, Florida, to Juneau, Alaska.
Fabien Cousteau has been following in his grandfather Jacques Cousteau's flipper-steps for years — scuba diving around the world and making underwater documentaries of his own. Now he's seeking to break the elder oceanographer's record for the longest period of time spent underwater.
A study published Monday suggests Americans are less afraid of hurricanes with female names.
The 2014 Atlantic hurricane season is now officially upon us. And it comes in the midst of a historic lull.
Chipotle Mexican Grill, the fast food chain, is asking its customers not to bring guns into its restaurants.