You know that getting a good night's sleep is vitally important for your mental and physical health, mood, and even your brain function. But what if you just can't fall asleep? We all have trouble sleeping
Six years after winning a Pulitzer with the ‘postmodern’ A Visit from the Goon Squad, Jennifer Egan reveals why she has now embraced traditional storytelling In interviews, Jennifer Egan used to spend
MELBOURNE BEACH, Fla. — A 45-foot sailboat washed up on a Florida beach, drawing spectators and sparking speculation about the vessel's puzzling saga at sea. Was she driven out into the ocean by Hurricane
true The beleaguered press secretary resigns after Trump settles on Scaramucci for communications director, splitting aides. White House press secretary Sean Spicer resigned on Friday following his disagreement
What critics of campus protest get wrong about the state of public discourse. Middlebury College’s decision to discipline 67 students who participated in a raucous and violent demonstration against conservative
This Jewish couple survived the Holocaust hidden behind a church organ. Their daughter — also in hiding — had no idea.
Watching refugees escape Syria and Iraq has been really difficult for many people. I know it has been for me. Just imagine what it's like for them. For one thing, the sheer number of people is numbing.
Guards at Berlin refugee office 'used Nazi language and called for asylum-seekers to be sent to concentration camps'
"In two years there will be a revolution here and we’ll clean it all out,” the guard appears to say Germany security guards at the main government office for refugees in Berlin have reportedly been caught
The human genome is littered with sequences left behind from long-ago viral infections but now scientists have found the code is still active Ancient viruses were critical to the evolution of humans and
Content from the nine apps that Google partnered with will now show up in mobile-search results, even if it doesn't exist on the company's website, and users will be able to click a "stream" button to
Dutch street that inspired renowned painting "Het Straatje” has been found after 100-year search by art lovers in a remarkable piece of detective work For almost 100 years, art lovers have scoured the
World Although the suspected organizer of the Paris attacks that killed 129 people is dead, a security adviser to President François Hollande said Thursday that "we think we are just in the middle of storm."
Top diplomats from 17 countries last week agreed a framework to create a transitional government, new constitution and hold elections under a plan to end the more than four-year conflict that has cost
There are many reasons that crimes are committed, and while most crimes are quickly forgotten, except by the people directly involved, some are still remembered and talked about decades later. In "The
It's a wound that can never seem to heal over, and some would argue that it should never be allowed to — that keeping it fresh keeps it from ever happening again. The directors of "Labyrinth of Lies" "Son
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Gun control advocates cite 700 year old law in bid to keep Washington's restrictions on ownership while opponents counter with 17th century Bristol court case America's fierce debate over gun control takes
Public health officials are urging pet owners to take more care about the use of antibiotics, and to wash their hands regularly after handling cats and dogs, in a bid to tackle the rise of antibiotic Pets
Dizziness, sweating and nausea may sound like the flu, but those symptoms also could be signs of a heart attack. And sometimes, a doctor will make the wrong call. Each year, 5 percent of, or about 1 in
Bugs have finally developed resistance to our last-resort antibiotics - if we don't find an alternative, we will start dying of currently treatable diseases Today is the day the antibiotic era ends. British
Their spacecraft, called the Europa Multi-Flyby Mission, would orbit Jupiter, taking frequent passes by Europa for a close look at its surface. But there is another important piece of the puzzle that is