Study: African-Americans Seen As 'Blacker' During Tough Economic TimesPeople perceive race differently in tough economic times, with African-Americans appearing “blacker” to whites – a trend reflecting that many social groups become more exclusionary when presented with “competition” for scarce resources.
Clinton Launches Data Drive On Women's Empowerment As Part Of 'No Ceilings' InitiativeHillary Rodham Clinton is launching a new global review of data to analyze the advancement of women and girls around the world since the mid-1990s.
Study: Local Newspapers Have Lost Billions Due To CraigslistA new study has found that local newspapers have lost billions of dollars in advertisement revenue to Craigslist, a website providing classified-advertising services.
Study: American Households Hit 43-Year Low In Net WorthThe median net worth of American households has dropped to a 43-year low as the lower and middle classes appear poorer and less stable than they have been since 1969.
Chinese Activist Renews Call To Fight Injustice A blind Chinese legal activist who escaped house arrest, endured a nearly monthlong diplomatic tussle and a hurried daylong flight paused ever so briefly upon his arrival in New York City before taking up a familiar fight.