Articles By Ashley Portero
The good news: For the first time in three years, the number of uninsured Americans dropped in 2011. The bad news: Income inequality is on the rise.
Even after the White House disavowed statements by the U.S. Embassy in Cairo that appeared to sympathize with the attackers, Mitt Romney continued to insist Obama is "apologizing" for America.
Over the weekend, Mitt Romney insisted his tax plan would not cut taxes on the rich. And yet, the Center for American Progress found it would lead to more than $2 billion in savings for the billionaire Sheldon Adelson. And that's not counting his heirs.
Pew reports the largest demographic of Republicans are white evangelical protestants, while the biggest chunk of Democrats are -- surprise! -- religiously unaffiliated.
The number of uninsured people between the ages of 19 and 25 fell to its lowest level since 2007.
The Obama campaign broke the $100 million mark for the first time this election cycle.
Terry Williams, who has spent nearly his entire adult life in prison, allegedly experienced long-term sexual abuse at the hands of the man he murdered in 1986.
President Obama's address, as pundits noted, did not inspire the kind of enthusiasm that his speeches have become known for.
President Barack Obama made the case for change -- again -- after officially accepting the Democratic nomination for the presidency.
The convention featured gay and lesbian speakers in prime time slots only months after President Barack Obama officially endorsed same-sex marriage.