Law

Understanding the New Health Care Law

Understanding the New Health Care Law

May 5, 2010

Landmark legislation the Congress passed in March transforms America's health care system. What the new law means for young people, seniors, employers, the uninsured and those with pre-existing conditions.

The Threat of Domestic Terrorism

The Threat of Domestic Terrorism

May 4, 2010

Investigators continue gathering evidence from Saturday's failed car bomb in Times Square: Counter terrorism experts weigh in on the incident and domestic terrorism trends.

Violent  Video Games

Violent Video Games

April 28, 2010

The Supreme Court takes on another free-speech challenge: whether states can ban the sale of violent video games to minors: Arguments for and against expanding obscenity standards to include violent images.

The Politics and Possibilities of Immigration Reform

The Politics and Possibilities of Immigration Reform

April 27, 2010

Arizona's tough new immigration law might force Democrats to push for an overhaul this year. A key Republican has vowed to withdraw his support for an energy bill if Congress gives priority to immigration legislation. A discussion of the...

The Supreme Court - Possible Nominees and Analysis of Recent Decisions

The Supreme Court - Possible Nominees and Analysis of Recent Decisions

April 22, 2010

What's next for the Supreme Court and reaction to the animal cruelty decision.

Who's Paying the Taxes

Who's Paying the Taxes

April 13, 2010

About 47 percent of U.S. households will not pay any federal income tax for 2009... and the highest earners are paying an increasingly larger share: How the tax burden is distributed...and how it may shift

Nuclear Security Summit

Nuclear Security Summit

April 12, 2010

President Obama hosts an unprecedented two-day Nuclear Security Summit in Washington.

Environmental Outlook: Geoengineering

Environmental Outlook: Geoengineering

April 6, 2010

Manipulating the Earth's climate

Savior Siblings

April 5, 2010

The medical and ethical issues of using in vitro fertilization with genetic testing to produce a baby who could be a genetic match to save the life of a sibling with a fatal illness.

Offshore Drilling

Offshore Drilling

April 1, 2010

Proposed new areas for off-shore oil and gas drilling

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