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Study: Record Share Of Wives Are More Educated Than Their Husbands

For the first time in the past 50 years, researchers have found that a record share of wives are more educated than their husbands.

02/13/2014

Young American adults, Millennials, are forging their own optimistic way into adulthood through a detachment to politics and religion, distrust of others, and low levels of financial literacy. (Credit: Christopher Furlong/Getty Images)

Poll: Disparity Between Salaries Of Those With, Without College Degrees Growing

A recent poll conducted by the Pew Research Center has found that the gap between salaries of those with college degrees and those without them is growing.

02/12/2014

Prepaid, reloadable cards have become commonplace in personal budgeting, with a new study finding that the often risky products have become more affordable for consumers. (Photo by Jeff J Mitchell/Getty Images)

Study: Prepaid But Risky Cards Increasingly Used As Budget Tools

Prepaid, reloadable cards have become commonplace in personal budgeting, with a new study finding that the often risky products have become more affordable for consumers.

02/09/2014

American opinions and perceptions of race relations, opportunities and discrimination are distinctly divided by racial lines, a recent study finds. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Poll: 61 Percent Of African-Americans Say US Race Relations Getting Worse

A new survey from the Emerson College Polling Society finds that 61 percent of African-Americans believe race relations are getting worse in the United States. As a whole, 44 percent of poll respondents said race relations are not getting better, with 41 percent of Caucasians and 42 percent of Hispanics holding the same view.

02/04/2014

File photo of U.S. soldiers. (Photo by SHAH MARAI/AFP/Getty Images)

Poll: Majority Of Americans See U.S. Efforts In Iraq, Afghanistan As Failures

A recently conducted survey shows that, for the first time, the majority of people in the United States view war efforts in Iraq and Afghanistan as failures.

02/03/2014

Twitter’s CEO says that ISIS militants have used personal death threats against him and the company’s staff in response to the shutting down of the Islamic State’s accounts. (Photo Credit: Bethany Clarke/Getty Images)

Pew: More Criticism Than Praise For State Of The Union Address On Twitter

Users of the social micro-blogging network Twitter were said to have offered more critiques than compliments on President Barack Obama’s State of the Union address.

01/31/2014

The new Pew Research Center and USA Today survey finds that there is broad public agreement of a growing gap between rich and poor, and over half of Americans surveyed – 54 percent – say they favor taxing the wealthy and corporations to expand programs for the poor.  (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Poll: 54 Percent Of US Favors Taxing The Wealthy, Corporations To Fund Poor

The new Pew Research Center and USA Today survey finds that there is broad public agreement of a growing gap between rich and poor, and over half of Americans surveyed – 54 percent – say they favor taxing the wealthy and corporations to expand programs for the poor.

01/23/2014

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Poll: Majority Of Americans Feel Snowden Should Face Criminal Trial

The Pew Research Center for the People & the Press learned that 56 percent of Americans want the United States government to pursue a criminal case against former NSA contractor Edward Snowden.

01/22/2014

File photo of a person praying. (Photo by Chung Sung-Jun/Getty Images)

Study: Hostility Between Religions At A 6-Year High

A far-reaching poll conducted by the Pew Research Center found that discord between religious groups hit its highest point in six years during 2012.

01/14/2014

New Jersey Governor Chris Christie speaks at the Tampa Bay Times Forum in Tampa, Florida, during the Republican National Convention. (Photo credit: STAN HONDA/AFP/GettyImages)

Poll: Most Not Interested In Christie Scandal, Opinions Mostly Unchanged

A recent poll has found that, despite widespread coverage and discussion of a recent scandal involving N.J. Gov. Chris Christie, most Americans’ opinions of the outspoken Republican have not been changed.

01/14/2014

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