#United States

  • Article: Millions in the United States' Most Vulnerable Communities Lack Access to Water and Sanitation

    Millions in the United States' Most Vulnerable Communities Lack Access to Water and Sanitation

    By Leah Rodriguez|Nov. 21, 2019

    Race and poverty often determine access to clean water or a flush toilet, according to a new report. Read more

  • Article: Here’s Who’s Performing at the Global Citizen Prize Ceremony 2019 in London

    Here’s Who’s Performing at the Global Citizen Prize Ceremony 2019 in London

    Nov. 19, 2019

    We’re bringing some of the world’s biggest stars to the Royal Albert Hall — and your TV screen! Read more

  • Article: NYC’s Central Park Is Getting Its First Statue Ever Honoring Influential Women

    NYC’s Central Park Is Getting Its First Statue Ever Honoring Influential Women

    By Leah Rodriguez|Oct. 22, 2019

    The park has 23 statues of historical men. Read more

  • Feature: 'I Was Not His Equal Partner': What It's Like to Be a Child Bride in Massachusetts

    'I Was Not His Equal Partner': What It's Like to Be a Child Bride in Massachusetts

    By Daniele Selby|Sept. 6, 2019

    Tammy Monteiro was married at 16 in Massachusetts. Marriage before 18 is still legal there today. Read more

  • Article: Scientists Develop 'Groundbreaking' Cure for Drug-Resistant Tuberculosis

    Scientists Develop 'Groundbreaking' Cure for Drug-Resistant Tuberculosis

    By Erica Sanchez  and  Gabrielle Deonath|Aug. 16, 2019

    The drug may be on the market as soon as the end of this year, the TB Alliance says. Read more

  • Article: We Asked You to Tell Congress Why You Support Strong US Aid — and Your Messages Were Truly Powerful

    We Asked You to Tell Congress Why You Support Strong US Aid — and Your Messages Were Truly Powerful

    By Gabrielle Deonath|Aug. 14, 2019

    Your 15,000 messages will be invaluable in pressuring the government to step up on this issue. Read more

  • Article: Water Crisis Looms Over US States as Global Temperatures Rise

    Water Crisis Looms Over US States as Global Temperatures Rise

    By Gabrielle Deonath|Aug. 7, 2019

    New Mexico is the state facing the highest stress on its water supply in the country. Read more

  • Article: UN Human Rights Chief Blasts Dire Conditions for Migrants at US Border

    UN Human Rights Chief Blasts Dire Conditions for Migrants at US Border

    By Erica SanchezGaëlle Langué  and  Joe McCarthy|July 8, 2019

    “This should never happen anywhere.” Read more