News that a doctor in New York City tested positive for Ebola sparked mandatory quarantine orders for heath workers returning from West Africa in New York and New Jersey last week. The outbreak has killed nearly 5,000 people in West Africa, but only a handful of cases have been reported in the Unite
The Common Core State Standards Initiative (or Common Core) is a quintessentially American approach to addressing the relatively modest academic performance of many students. The Common Core seeks to raise academic achievement across the country without expanding the powers of the national governmen
A St. Louis-area nonprofit encourages people to sign up for Obamacare CREDIT: AP Photo/Jeff Roberson An early look at who exactly signed up for Obamacare during its first year of enrollment reveals that the health reform law is benefiting the people who need it most, according to a New York Times analysis of a large set of data from Enroll America and Civis Analytics.
All In's Chris Hayes spoke to the activist who was shouted down by Chris Christie at his press conference this Wednesday, and the reason he was protesting ought to be a way bigger story than bully-boy Chris Christie's horrible temper.
Hurricane Sandy survivor: Chris Christie is sitting on $800 million meant for disaster relief:
A New Jersey activist and Hurricane Sandy survivor filmed during a confrontation with Gov.
Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Texas) predicted victory for former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton in 2016 if the GOP chooses another nominee like Sen. John McCain (R-Ariz.) or former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney.
"We need to learn from history," Cruz said in an interview with CNBC on Thursday. "If Republicans run another candidate in the mold of a Bob Dole or a John McCain or a Mitt Romney