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Nearly three-quarters (72 percent) of the American public says religion is influence in the U.S. as a divide between the religiously affiliated and those without religion continue to widen.  (Photo by John Moore/Getty Images)

Poll: 72 Percent of U.S. Says Religion Losing Influence on American Life

Nearly three-quarters (72 percent) of the American public says religion is influence in the U.S. as a divide between the religiously affiliated and those without religion continue to widen.

09/22/2014

Mexican President Hails Obama's Immigration Order 'An Act Of Justice'  (Photo credit should read RONALDO SCHEMIDT/AFP/Getty Images)

Pew: Two-Thirds Of Mexicans Dissatisfied With Direction Of Their Country

A new survey from Mexico finds that the country’s residents have increasingly negative views of the economy and leadership, with 44 percent of Mexicans saying they believe life is better in the United States for those who migrated.

08/27/2014

The Israel Defense Forces have declared their “mission accomplished” as they withdraw their ground forces on Tuesday for a three-day cease-fire in Gaza. (Photo by Lior Mizrahi/Getty Images)

Poll: Twice As Many Americans Blame Hamas For Gaza Violence Than Israel

Amid calls for a cease-fire in in the Gaza Strip, more than twice as many Americans say that Hamas (40 percent) is responsible for the current violence in comparison to just 19 percent who blame Israel.

07/29/2014

Reporters sent to cover political action in U.S. statehouses across the country have declined dramatically in the past decade, with the number of full-time newspaper reporters declining by 35 percent since 2003. (Photo by Darren McCollester/Getty Images)

Study: 35 Percent Decrease In Full-Time Statehouse Reporters Since 2003

Reporters sent to cover political action in U.S. statehouses across the country have declined dramatically in the past decade, with the number of full-time newspaper reporters declining by 35 percent since 2003.

07/10/2014

The number of “stay-at-home dads” doubled in the past two decades to more than 2 million in 2012, with the largest number seen in poor families’ whose fathers are staying at home because they are ill or disabled. (TIM SLOAN/AFP/Getty Images)

Study: More Than 2 Million US Men Are ‘Stay-At-Home Dads’

The number of “stay-at-home dads” doubled in the past two decades to more than 2 million in 2012, with the largest number seen in poor families’ whose fathers are staying at home because they are ill or disabled.

06/06/2014

Supreme Court Likely To Allow Muslim Inmate To Grow Out Beard  (credit: MANDEL NGAN/AFP/Getty Images)

Supreme Court Takes On Privacy In Digital Age

Two Supreme Court cases about police searches of cellphones without warrants present vastly different views of the ubiquitous device.

04/27/2014

Drone Flying

Poll: 63 Percent Of Americans Against Personal Drones Being Allowed In US Airspace

A majority of Americans are against U.S. airspace being used for personal drones.

04/22/2014

A cyberattack similar to previous hacker intrusions from China penetrated computer networks for months at USIS, the government's leading security clearance contractor, before the company noticed, officials and others familiar with an FBI investigation and related official inquiries told The Associated Press. (credit: Patrick Lux/Getty Images)

Poll: 39 Percent Of Americans Expect Teleportation Devices In Next 50 Years

A majority of Americans say that the technological developments of the next 50 years will have a positive impact on society, with 59 percent holding an “optimistic” view of various future tech advances ranging from positive to downright pervasive.

04/17/2014

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Study: Increase In Online Information Thefts

The number of Americans who say they’ve had important personal information stolen online is on the rise, according to a Pew Research Center report released Monday.

04/14/2014

President Barack Obama addresses members of the National Action Network at their 16th annual convention on April 11, 2014 in New York City. (credit: John Moore/Getty Images)

Poll: Majority Of Americans Say Obama Is Mixed Race, Not Black

A new poll finds that a majority of Americans say that President Barack Obama is mixed race instead of black.

04/14/2014

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