Category: International

Reading and math scores for children in the United States continue to languish at the national level, according to an annual report published Monday by the Annie E. Casey Foundation. The report found that 65 percent of 4th graders were…

Patrick Shanahan, the acting secretary of defense, will not proceed with his confirmation hearing to assume the position permanently, President Donald Trump tweeted Tuesday. Trump wrote that Shanahan decided “not to go forward” with the process to allow him to…

Eighteen percent of U.S. kids live in poverty and nearly a third live in a household that’s burdened by high rent or mortgages, according to an annual report published Monday by the Annie E. Casey Foundation. The Kids Count Data…