Yes, it’s because they’re morally hideous. But it’s also because they don’t work. On the late afternoon of April 22, 1915—in the midst of World War I—Algerian and French soldiers in trenches along the
When Stephen K. Bannon reported for work Wednesday, he did not act like a man who had just been publicly humiliated by his boss. The White House chief strategist cycled in and out of the Oval Office for
Advances in science, specifically biotechnology, could enable scientists to bring some of these animals "back" from extinction, and there are a few already on the list. Generally, it helps if there is
Be prepared. And smug. If you're anything like us, you probably like to read the book before seeing the movie. This year, as usual, Hollywood is adapting a slew of books — fiction and nonfiction — into
Politics News For the past two years, Michelle Obama has attended a ceremony in the East Room of White House honoring the country's school counselor of the year as part of her program encouraging students
"Being your First Lady has been the greatest honor of my life, and I hope I've made you proud." This morning, Michelle Obama delivered her final public speech as First Lady of the United States. Obama
If there's one thing that 2016 has taught many of us, it's that it helps to have a way to calm our minds and quiet our hearts. Just how do you do that? Try "mindfulness." That, essentially, means being
Istanbul (CNN) — Lubna Ghasnawi was among the glamorous crowd of young partygoers gathered inside Istanbul's Reina nightclub to ring in 2017 when a gunman opened fire, killing her and at least 38 others.
We'd expect nothing less from the Italian-American crooner. Before you commit to the latest diet trend and swear off carbs entirely in 2017, you'll want to give Frank Sinatra's famous fettuccine recipe
(CNN) — Republican candidate Donald Trump's ascension to the White House has sent shock waves around the world. But it appears to have pleased one leader in particular: Russian President Vladimir Putin.
The film flopped hard at the box office after studios tried to copy the success of 2004's The Passion of the Christ. In 2004, Mel Gibson’s biblical film The Passion of the Christ hit theaters after a small-scale
In the seven weeks since, nearly 1,800 suspected drug dealers have been killed. Under Duterte, 712 drug suspects had been killed in police operations since July 1, while 1,067 killings were carried out
We all know the basics – exercise, eat vegetables, never look at booze or bacon, etc – but what else should we be doing every day for a better, healthier, happier life? To paraphrase the slogan of a popular
Trust me, no. 10 is something you could do right now. A lot of the time, "do this and you'll be happy" lists read like directions on how to make ice cubes. Like, duh, you should exercise and eat vegetables.
World Data transmitted from a doomed EgyptAir flight minutes before it fell off radar screens suggests a fire had broken out on board the plane, according to an aviation industry website. AvHerald.com
(CNN) — There were 66 on board. Middle Easterners, Europeans and Canadians. Adults and children. Until it has informed all family members, EgyptAir says it won't release the names of those who were on
(CNN) — There are broadly four areas investigators will consider as they probe the disappearance of EgyptAir Flight 804 over the Mediterranean shortly before it began its descent to Cairo: Did it crash
The Panama Papers, a collection of leaked documents covering the tax-sensitive offshore business of world political leaders, has prompted the prime minister of Iceland to resign and put his British peer
(CNN) — Will Smith and his wife, Racquel, were "having a blast" at a city festival mere hours before they were both shot, leaving the former New Orleans Saints defensive end dead and his wife hospitalized.
The theory might seem like science fiction, but a study by astrophysicist Daniel Whitmire offers scientific data to back up the claim. Dr. Whitmire, who now teaches math at the University of Arkansas,