Why are so many college grads are pressing the snooze button when it comes time to transition to adulthood?

If you’ve ever judged a book by its cover, you might have been looking at the work of designer Peter Mendelsund.

Learn about the art of his designs.

"They’re not trying to hijack aircraft, but they’re trying to get into the consciousness of people who are talking about anything from Nutella to the Ice Bucket Challenge."
Watch: “The mission of ISIS on social media”

"They’re not trying to hijack aircraft, but they’re trying to get into the consciousness of people who are talking about anything from Nutella to the Ice Bucket Challenge."

Watch: “The mission of ISIS on social media

"My family did not have to explain anything to me, because this was my third experience of war."

-Hana is 12 years old, and lives in Gaza. Read her story, and the personal accounts of other young Israelis and Palestinians.

Imagine grabbing a mosquito by the wings. Except the mosquito is in New York, and you’re working the controls from Los Angeles.

This is how to land on a comet as it hurls through space.

"I worry that once the marching stops, once the cameras leave Ferguson, that the American people will really forget this tragedy. And so one thing that we have to keep in mind is, is that for Dr. King and others during the civil rights movement, there were peaks, there were challenges."

After Michael Brown’s funeral, how does Ferguson begin repair?

"It’s interesting to see your biggest mistake and the consequences for that mistake turned into something that has such far-reaching impact."

-“Orange is the New Black” author Piper Kerman on how the Emmy-nominated show compares to her real life.

Gov. Jerry Brown has declared a state of emergency following a 6.0 magnitude earthquake which hit Northern California on Sunday. 

A 6.0 magnitude earthquake hit Northern California on Sunday, centered about nine miles south of the city of Napa.

A 6.0 magnitude earthquake hit Northern California on Sunday, centered about nine miles south of the city of Napa.

Today, nearly 90 percent of employers run a check on at least some of their applicants. But cases of mistaken identity in background checks can cost people job offers.