Border apprehensions are rising quickly and the demographic profile of apprehended migrants is changing.
Amy Mitchell, director of journalism research at Pew Research Center, discusses the findings of a new study on America's local news landscape.
Majorities of Americans foresee widening income gaps, tougher financial times for older Americans and intensifying political divisions.
More than a third of the states that allow executions haven’t carried one out in at least 10 years or, in some cases, much longer.
Nick Bertoni, manager of the American Trends Panel, explains how the panel works and what its recent expansion means for our future survey work.
Apart from its political makeup and policy objectives, the new Congress differs from prior ones in other ways, including its demographics.
A growing share of people globally see U.S. power and influence as a major threat to their country. Views are linked with attitudes toward Trump and the U.S. as a whole.
Here’s a brief overview of four paths that many highly educated immigrants take to study and work in the U.S.: the H-1B visa program, the F-1 visa program, the Optional Practical Training program and green cards.
While partisans agree that political leaders should be honest and ethical, they differ over whether particular leaders display these traits.
As Trump and Democrats press their cases about ways to end the government shutdown, here’s a look at how Americans see illegal immigration.