The Obama administration wants to help young people land their first job, including those who have dropped out of high school. The White House announced a $5.5 billion plan to boost employment for young people in a budget proposal to be released this week.
Had I bought a ticket when the Powerball lottery jackpot reached more than $1 billion, odds are I would not have won. In fact, the odds were 292 million to one that I would not have won.
"When I got high for the first time, I felt like: 'Wow, this is what I've been looking for, like I can finally control my happiness,'" said Jason Denis. He discusses the highs and lows of substance use and moving forward in life.
“I was only 11 years old, but my age didn’t stop me from falling into the same trap my father did.” A young man describes his “bittersweet relationship” with drugs and alcohol as a serpent, tightening and loosening its grip.