• Should women receive paid maternity leave?

    The U.S. Offers Little to New Moms

    According to a survey released by the UN’s labor agency, of the 185 countries and territories it had data for, all but three provide cash benefits to women during maternity leave: Oman, Papua New Guinea, and the United States.
  • What's your drink of choice on St. Patrick's Day?

    Irish America

    About 33.3 million Americans (10.5% of the total population) reported Irish ancestry in the 2013 American Community Survey conducted by the U.S. Census Bureau.
  • Would you rent furniture or an appliance?

  • Do you feel that your personal information is safe from hackers?

    Anthem Gets Hacked

    Hackers stole as many as 80 million personal records from Anthem, the second-largest health insurer in the U.S., on Jan. 4, 2015. CEO Joseph Swedish described the incident as a "very sophisticated external cyber attack."
  • The Longest Journey

    It would take a plane flying 400.2 miles per hour 20 years to fly the 93,205,678.8 miles from the Earth to the Sun.
  • Should parents vaccinate their kids?

    The Great Vaccination Debate

    The current measles outbreak, which has centered on unvaccinated people who visited the Disneyland theme park in California, has resulted in measles cases in 14 states.
  • Will you enter into a betting pool for March Madness?

    Millions Tuning into March Madness

    The championship game between Kentucky and Connecticut in last year's March Madness tournament drew 21.2 million TV viewers.
  • Warmest Year on Record

    2014 was the warmest year on record, with global temperatures 1.24F above the long-term average, US government scientists have said. The results mean that 14 of the 15 warmest years on record have occurred since the turn of the century.
  • Fox News vs. The Mayor of Paris

    Paris Mayor Anne Hidalgo has threatened to sue Fox News over reports suggesting that parts of the city are "no-go zones" for non-Muslims and for police.
  • Srirachi in Asian Cuisines

    In Thailand, sriracha is frequently used as a dipping sauce, particularly for seafood. In Vietnamese cuisine, sriracha appears as a condiment for phở, fried noodles, a topping for spring rolls (chả giò), and in sauces.