"My son's school is holding 4 active shooter drills this year. The only clear impact of these drills is stress, anxiety and confusion on the part of children and families. I would end the drills or make them optional. Let our kids learn the right things," Yang tweeted Monday.
Franklin County in Ohio is planning on offering first-of-its kind panic buttons early next year to ease overdose deaths and offer help for sex workers who may encounter drug overdoses or violence.
Most of us have tricks for staying cool when the mercury rises, but it's just as important to keep your dog or cat safe during a heatwave.
The malfunction at the Kalinin plant northwest of Moscow is the second incident linked to Russia's nuclear grid in a week.
The local fire department warned against leaving electric devices charging on mattresses.
"I wouldn't put it passed the two sons to start targeting the people who put their father away for life."
A pair of women married to U.S. Border Patrol agents sent a letter to House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, inviting her to visit the Texas border with Mexico and see it firsthand, then understand why her opposition to a barrier was misguided.
Over a third of Americans feel they know as much or more than scientists or medical doctors about the causes of autism.
The study of 2,000 Americans and Europeans highlights a lack of understanding of genetically modified foods.
"We urge you to take the necessary steps to immediately end the shutdown of government agencies that is affecting the safety, security and efficiency of our national airspace system."
U.K. Security Minister Ben Wallace said he and other officials are kept "awake at night" by the fear of Al-Qaeda staging a new attack on a plane.
Everyone is welcome—except if you're South Korean, Japanese or Israeli.
Although figures are difficult to calculate amid the fog of Syria's war, refugees and displaced persons are rebuilding cities ravaged by conflict.
Former congresswoman releases statement decrying gun violence after three workplace shootings occur across the country in less than 24 hours.
Electronic Arts is canceling future Madden gaming events after the shooting at its Jacksonville, Florida, event, which killed two people and wounded 11 others.
The populist politician said 20 unarmed men and women "are going to take care of me."
"You would think, given how much it takes to get on an American plane or given how much it takes to get into courthouses, that this might be something that we could achieve, but I don't think we could do that from Washington."