(CNN) — Tens of millions more Americans now have high blood pressure. Almost half of all Americans -- 46% -- are now considered to be in the high blood pressure category based on new guidelines released
(CNN) — It's one of the holy grails of science: a cure for Alzheimer's. Currently, there is no treatment to stop the disease, let alone slow its progression. And billionaire Bill Gates thinks he will that.
At the center of Charlottesville's violent white nationalist rally was a long-simmering controversy over the removal of a statue of Confederate Gen. Robert E. Lee. Controversies over Confederate symbols
A few minutes after I arrived at Wimbledon, walking through the grounds, I felt a flutter in the air, a quickening. Heads were turning, looking up. A murmur rippled through the throng, and then a cry:
Voracious readers, grammarians, wordsmiths, and trivia masters may have an advantage when it comes to staying mentally young, at least if they do something with their skill every day. Researchers at the
To refresh your memory ahead of Sunday's Season 7 premiere. Warning: graphic content ahead If you've been obsessively watching the trailer for Game of Thrones's seventh season, which premieres on July
On the morning of February 6th, the seventy-one-year-old Australian children’s-book author Mem Fox arrived on a United Airlines flight from Melbourne to Los Angeles. She was en route to a conference in
A Tribe Called Quest finally got its moment in the Grammy spotlight and the group made the most of it. The four-time Grammy nominees A Tribe Called Quest and Anderson .Paak, who was up for two awards his
Trump's Supreme Court nominee once diagrammed a sentence in an opinion — it says a lot about his judicial style
Gorsuch's previous opinions and statements have offered up key insights— namely his similarities to his predecessor, Justice Antonin Scalia, and his witty, conversational writing style. Gorsuch is a clear
President Obama will address the nation for what's likely to be the last time Tuesday night. He says the prime-time address from his adopted hometown of Chicago will be a chance to celebrate the successes
I'm going to ask you to trust me on this. It's a lesson I've learned the hard way, and it may be one of the most important ones I have to pass on. It's been said that the only way to definitively tell
For readers consumed with the Trumpian chaos of the past ten days, images of a white-robed Pope Francis standing beside a man dressed like a nutcracker—the Grand Master of the Sovereign Military Order
Earlier this month, shortly before Donald Trump’s Inauguration, a panegyric made the rounds on social media. “Donald Trump to Pay Tribute to British Heritage at Inauguration with Poem About Scotland,”
Like the time it rewarded the man who managed to buy the "Google.com" domain for one minute: Google gave researcher Sanmay Ved $6,006.13, choosing that specific amount because it spells out Google, numerically
An exhibition on view at The Studio Museum in Harlem hopes to retire the persistent myth equating cowboys with whiteness. A quick internet search of “American cowboy” yields a predictable crop of images.