With the number of displaced people in the world at more than 60 million in 2015, the plight of refugees has gained new prominence.
A total of 38,901 Muslim refugees entered the U.S. in fiscal year 2016, making up almost half (46%) of the nearly 85,000 refugees who entered the country in that period.
Contentious debates have emerged on whether wedding business must offer service to same-sex couples, and over use of public restrooms by transgender people.
Federal officials are proposing new changes to census questions on racial and Hispanic identity.
Amid wide partisan divides over climate issues, conservative Republicans are especially skeptical of climate scientists' understanding and research.
Many Americans rely on cell phone internet access due to a lack of broadband at home. But are these devices a good substitute?
Americans are divided about the contentious debate over the rights of transgender people to use public restrooms of their current gender identity.
A combination of strong anti-refugee sentiment and above-average disdain for minority groups sets Hungary apart from many of its fellow European Union nations.
Mormons place a very high value on good parenting and a successful marriage, and they are among the most involved in their congregations of any Christian faith.
The share of Americans who support the death penalty for persons convicted of murder is now at its lowest point in more than four decades.