The ebola virus that has killed almost 1,000 people in West Africa this year is fatal for "up to 90%" of those infected, according to the World Health Organization (WHO). But note the words "up to"...
WILMINGTON, Del. — It's bad enough that someone charged with simple possession of marijuana in Delaware faces more than $1,100 in fines and court costs; the possibility of probation; and the stain of criminal
For modern Chinese students it is not the Great Famine but the Three Years of Difficulties. The catastrophe remains so sensitive that their history books do not document how many starved to death, or Yet
Once police had Nathan Hunter in handcuffs, they tended to his wife. She was covered in blood. She told the officers Hunter flew into a rage that night in February 2013 because she hadn't bought him a
A shocking image has been posted on Twitter showing a young boy, reportedly raised in the suburbs of Sydney, holding up the severed head of a slain Syrian soldier. The image, taken in the northern Syrian
From the editors of Cosmopolitan.com, easy tricks for salvaging those damaged goods you just can't seem to part with. 1. Stop your sweaters from shedding by sticking them in the freezer overnight. If have
What can you learn from Angelina, Gwyneth, and Lupita? Makeup, hair, and skin pros reveal the techniques they rely on to create stunning red-carpet looks. MAKEUP ESSENTIALS Everyone needs primer The secret
Here, the best hydration hacks to get your H2O on without all the guzzling With a daily recommended intake of 2.2 liters a day, it's safe to say that many of us don't make the hydration cut, falling short
Eyebrows underline your emotions. The wrong shape can convey unintended vulnerability or aggression. The smallest change can totally disrupt the balance of your features: pluck a hair or two too many the
Tips for re-booting your broken digestive system and achieving overall better health. The most common problem I see preventing people from achieving optimal health is a broken digestive system. This occurs
Now that everyone acknowledges that moisturiser is a Good Thing, I'm afraid I'm going to say I don't think the moisturiser you use is terribly important. Don't misunderstand me – to moisturise is vital.
A growing number of teenagers are making their name as beauty vloggers, with YouTube tutorials that are also making a fortune for the make-up industry. Here are some of the young women changing the face
Photograph: Casey Orr/Observer Up close and personal: vbloggers hone their craft. Photograph: Casey Orr for the Observer 276 http://static.guim.co.uk/sys-images/Guardian/Pix/pictures/2014/7/16/1405521221767/f7a61d40-da88-4282-9d20-55b9ab891694-460x276.jpeg
From the editors at ELLE.com, the science behind your "likes" Sometimes, when I find only a fraction of the "likes" that I expected in that crucial first hour following an Instagram upload, I start walking
The trickiest thing about many a summer outfit is finding the right underpinnings. Super-skinny straps, sheer fabric, and all that white mean a set of problems entirely different from sweater weather many