North America

Business
A restructuring of the motor company will leave thousands of factory and white-collar workers out of a job.
Sports
The U.S. last hosted the global soccer spectacle in 1994.
Science
The discovery suggests the ice-age humans may have used boats to travel among islands.
Opinion
It seems we are more offended by racist rhetoric than we are by racist policies.
Health
Insufficient legal protections and indifferent workplaces have caused many women to fall short of pediatric guidelines.
World News
This is what happens when there's a "supermoon," a "blue moon" and a total lunar eclipse all at once.
Opinion
From slavery to snack food, sugar has ravaged Caribbean and South American nations. Is it time for reparations?
Politics
Greeting climate-change victims with a man-made dystopia.
Impact
A new study focused on the impact of dirty air on those at least 60 years old.
Healthy Living
When we were the presidents of our respective countries, Switzerland and Portugal, they were in the grip of serious heroin epidemics.
Green
We invented the national park, but now our public lands are increasingly under threat.
Latino Voices
The creator of "Fresh Off the Boat" compiled hundreds of mini-memoirs to tell the story of immigrant America.
Green
The country is aggressively transitioning to wind power. But that doesn't mean the oil is going away.