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The Trump administration is reportedly forming a new panel to consider whether climate change is a threat to national security, even though recent reports have reached that conclusion.
There are reports that special counsel Robert Mueller is expected to soon release the findings from his investigation into Russian interference in the 2016 election.
The project would bring relatively low-polluting electricity from Canada’s Hydro-Quebec dam system through Maine to customers in Massachusetts.
Will the Fourth Estate treat the 2020 election as a contest of ideas, or another partisan brawl?
Around the world, trains zip around at over 200 miles per hour. The closest thing the U.S. has is the Acela train, which averages about 80 miles per hour. And...
The slate of projects includes $18 million to create and preserve 515 affordable housing units and deed-restricted homes
Julián Castro, who served as secretary of Housing and Urban Development under former President Obama, has pledged to visit all 50 states during his campaign.
Republican Matt Mackowiak and Democrat Jamal Simmons discuss border wall funding and the clash between President Trump and California Gov. Gavin Newsom.
Last year, Sen. Klobuchar co-sponsored an amendment tucked into a defense spending bill that would have finalized a land swap between the U.S. Forest Service and PolyMet Mining.
Sanders can be a leader helping to guide a new generation of political activists or he can be a crusty septuagenarian refusing to surrender the stage, writes Eileen McNamara. He...
None of the current 2020 contenders have been advocates for progressive populism as consistently as Sanders has, writes Miles Howard.
Southern states now make up the majority of new HIV diagnoses. We look at the political and structural reasons behind the increase, and at solutions.
California’s governor spiked the state’s high-speed rail project. "Let’s get real," he said, "it would cost too much and take too long." Why can’t the U.S. get high-speed rail right?
Political observers say the electoral landscape has changed dramatically since Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders’ last presidential bid in 2016.
Democrat Pete Buttigieg joins Here & Now's Jeremy Hobson to talk about his decision to run for president. The 37-year-old mayor of South Bend, Indiana, would be the youngest president...
Sen. Bernie Sanders announced his second presidential bid on Tuesday. We discuss Sanders' chances in a crowded Democratic field.
Some landowners along the U.S.-Mexico border are bringing a lawsuit against Trump's national emergency declaration for border wall funding.
Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders is running for president again in 2020, he announced Tuesday morning on Vermont Public Radio. This could complicate things for Elizabeth Warren.
The plan would set up a federal program to guarantee child care from birth until children's entry into school.
Even as new apartments come on the market, longtime residents are being pushed out as displacement pressures mount in Boston's gentrifying outer neighborhoods.