24 May 2013, 13:37 PM
North America | When you're single and going on lots of dates, you start to wish you had some sort of dating superpower. Future apps may be able to do just that, writes Seth Stevenson.
23 May 2013, 18:19 PM
North America | A report released this week from the Pew Internet & American Life Project found that Facebook remains the leading social network among American teen-agers, writes Amanda Hess.
23 May 2013, 18:02 PM
North America | According to a declassified National Security Agency history, "American Cryptology During the Cold War," the "period 1982-1984 marked the most dangerous Soviet-American confrontation since the Cuban Missile Crisis," writes Nate Jones.
23 May 2013, 17:38 PM
North America | Just before he died, Steve Jobs told his biographer Walter Isaacson about his dream for revolutionizing television, writes Farhad Manjoo.
23 May 2013, 17:31 PM
North America | When White House Chief of Staff Denis McDonough told his colleagues last week to spend no more than 10 percent of their time responding to scandals, he didn't know a tornado would devastate entire stretches of Oklahoma, writes John Dickerson.
22 May 2013, 19:37 PM
North America | The post-tornado rescue effort in Oklahoma looks to be all but over tonight, with the death toll lowered sharply to 24.
22 May 2013, 16:13 PM
North America | Barack Obama's presidency may ultimately go down in the history books as an underperforming and disappointing one, where pragmatist concerns impeded his progressive achievements. So should we have lowered our expectations?
22 May 2013, 10:55 AM
North America | Immigration reform is back on the agenda in the US, and policy makers need to re-consider the importance of migrants to the economy write Aaditya Mattoo and Arvind Subramanian.