The United Kingdom's next prime minister will be Liz Truss. After a two-month contest, Conservative Party members have chosen her as their new leader. All that remains is for Truss to travel to Balmoral in Scotland where she will be formally invited by the Queen to form a government.
"Beloved." "The Hate U Give." "Maus." "Burger's Daughter." Each of these books has been banned at some point in time, but one stands out. Instead of being banned in 21st-century America, Nadine Gordimer's "Burger's Daughter" was banned in 20th century South Africa during apartheid, that country's period of official white supremacist rule.
On Sept. 1, 2022, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention endorsed the use of updated COVID-19 booster shotsthat are specifically tailored to combat the two most prevalent omicron subvariants, BA.4 and BA.5.
For almost three years, scientists have raced to understand the immune responses in patients who develop severe COVID-19, with an enormous effort aimed at defining where healthy immunity ends and destructive immunity begins.
On Sept. 4, 2022, Pope John Paul I, born Albino Luciani, will be beatified: proclaimed as "blessed," the last step before being canonized as a Catholic saint.
Two months of scorching heatwaves and drought plunged China into an energy security crisis.
Energy efficiency can save homeowners and renters hundreds of dollars a year, and the new Inflation Reduction Actincludes a wealth of home improvement rebates and tax incentives to help Americans secure those saving.
an important biological feature of human embryos has been left out of a lot of ethical and even scientific discussion informing reproductive policy - most human embryos die before anyone, including doctors, even know they exist.
Twitter's former security chief, Peiter "Mudge" Zatko, filed a whistleblower complaint with the Securities and Exchange Commission in July 2022, accusing the microblogging platform company of serious security failings.
As statewide primaries continue through the summer, many Americans are beginning to think about which candidates they will support in the 2022 general election.