North America

North American companies buying more robots to keep up with demand

Timothy AeppelMay 6, 2021 North American companies boosted spending on industrial robots in the first quarter as they scrambled to...

143,518 US public library workers are keeping their communities informed, connected...

Rachel D. Williams, Simmons University; Christine D'Arpa, Wayne State University, and Noah Lenstra, University of North Carolina – Greensboro America’s...

Writing from 130 years ago shows we’re still dealing with the...

Mary Chapman, University of British Columbia In March, when a white man targeted and killed eight women in Atlanta, six...

Prisons Are Covid Hotspots. But Vaccine Access Remains Patchy.

April 9, 2021 by Michael Schulson In March 2020, as Covid-19 spread across the United States, one of the largest...

The Great North American Solar Eclipse of 2024 is just three...

By Joe Rao, April 8, 2021 April 8, 2024: Get ready to look up Three years from today, on Monday, April 8,...

Mass shootings hit a record high in 2020. Can COVID-19 vaccines...

Marco della Cava Mike Stucka USA TODAYFebruary 26, 2021 Mass shootings jumped nearly 50% in 2020, due in large part to a pandemic...

Halliburton reports better-than-expected earnings on big North America revenue jump

JAN 19 2021Rich Mendez, cnbc.com KEY POINTS Halliburton posted a profit of 18 cents per share on revenue of $3.24 billion...

Many US Health Experts Underestimated the Coronavirus … Until It Was...

By Liz SzaboDECEMBER 21, 2020 A year ago, while many Americans were finishing their holiday shopping and finalizing travel plans, doctors...

News stories about the flu shot spawn debates about vaccines in...

by Chloe Reichel, The Journalist's ResourceMarch 25, 2019 Comment sections on news articles about the flu vaccine turned into polarized...