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President Obama casting ballot on voting machine (AP Images)

Everything you need to know about the U.S. midterm elections

U.S. citizens are gearing up for the 2014 midterm elections — the nation-wide voting that takes place midway through the president's four-year term. Currently,...
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A benefit of a free, open Internet: Better health care

We enjoy the benefits of a free and open Internet each time we pay a bill online, download music or take an online course....
Giant clam (AP Images)

This clam can change the future of energy

Could the giant clam's colorful lips hold the key to renewable energy? At 200 kilograms, and with life spans exceeding a century, these magnificent...
Wind turbines silhouetted by sun (AP Images)

Communities win with renewable energy

Americans love to compete. It might be baseball, or basketball or...green power? Beginning in 2013, a number of U.S. cities stepped up to the...
Taxis in flooded parking lot (AP Images)

President Obama needs your help fighting climate change [video]

We are the last generation that can do something about climate change, President Obama says. Learn what you can do to help.
Visitors at monument commemorating free speech (AP Images)

Free speech belongs to all of us…on this day

Mahatma Gandhi helped put it in India's constitution. Martin Luther King exercised it from jail. Without it, George Washington thought men would be like...
Steve Wozniak provides business insights (AP Images)

“Don’t worry so much about getting your car scratched” and other...

When the world knows you as The Woz, you appeared on television's "Dancing With the Stars" and — oh yeah— co-founded a little startup called Apple...
People in downtown area (State Dept.)

Far from home, but still connected: American diaspora communities

Global Diaspora Week honors the 232 million people who live outside their country of birth.  More live in the United States than in any other...
Hands holding grain (USAID)

It’s World Food Day. How can we feed everyone?…on this day

On this October 16, World Food Day, over 800 million people will go to bed hungry. But that’s 200 million fewer than just two...