Alex Rodriguez is lucky. That's right: lucky. Lucky not only because he avoided the lifetime ban from baseball that commissioner Bud Selig and the league wanted to hang on him, but because he'll still
Al-Qaida's leadership is a shattered remnant, reduced to begging funds and munitions from local allies and with its most capable members heading to Syria, according to recent briefings from Pakistan's
US embassies in the Middle East are to remain closed for the rest of the week as supporters of the National Security Agency's sweeping surveillance powers used the unspecified terror alert to bolster case
Taylor Swift Believes There Are Only Two Kinds of People in the World: Those Who Wear Keds With Socks and Those Who Don't...
I've always liked Taylor Swift ("I Knew You Were Trouble" is kind of my summer anthem), but I'm an even bigger fan now, after seeing the adorable outtakes from her new Keds campaign. After talking about
Barack Obama has called for an end to the "gridlock, inaction and wilful indifference" he said was plaguing Washington, hampering the economic recovery and increasing inequality. In a set-piece speech
Aretha Franklin was a musical force who earned herself the title of Queen of Soul by belting out anthems like "Respect" and "Chain of Fools." The tape, which was broadcast on MSNBC, was made just days
Nutrition experts contend that all we need is what's typically found in a routine diet. Industry representatives, backed by a fascinating history, argue that foods don't contain enough, and we need supplements.
Eastern thought and meditation are pushing ever-closer to the mainstream. Today, many ancient teachings coincide perfectly with modern research on improved mental agility. “The great enigma for psychologists
Today marks the start of Documerica Week on In Focus -- a new photo essay each day, featuring regions of the U.S. covered by the photographers of the Documerica Project in the early 1970s. The Documerica
Our space correspondent goes behind the scenes at Nasa’s forthcoming quest to reveal how and why the red planet lost the majority of its atmosphere. The high-ceilinged room resembles a brightly lit, white-walled