In 1921, Missouri voters passed a ballot measure amending the state constitution to allow women to hold political office. This was also the first election after the passage of the 19th Amendment, granting
The terminally ill 29-year-old, who took her own life Saturday, was certain in her wishes. But what about patients who seem motivated by depression or hopelessness? "Goodbye world," wrote Brittany Maynard,
Last April, six months before the crash of Virgin Galactic’s SpaceShipTwo and the death of test pilot Michael Alsbury, I took a media tour of Spaceport America, the massive, costly, government-funded that’s
[Photographs: Vicky Wasik] White wine, light roast coffee, and milk chocolate walk into a bar. There's no punch line here; just three underappreciated edibles commiserating about their feelings of inadequacy.