The rich and powerful have made their annual descent on a small resort town in Switzerland. They're not going there to ski, but to attend the annual meeting of the World Economic Forum (WEF). The event
US founding father Alexander Hamilton would probably counsel president Donald Trump to come up with a better defense than the one offered by Trump’s attorneys ahead of his looming Senate impeachment trial.
“David was playing a song when he paused, said ‘I’m sorry’ and put his chin to his chest,” Miller wrote on Facebook. “He never dropped his guitar or fell [off] his stool. It was as easy and gentle as was.
Everyone knows not all of the highly-coveted Girl Scout cookies are created equal, and the youth organization for girls has a ranking of the best selling cookies on its website to prove it. Turns out,
The World Health Organization will gather a panel of experts on coronavirus Wednesday in Geneva, Switzerland, to determine whether a China-based outbreak constitutes an international public health emergency
An estimated 130 people die from opioid-related drug overdoses each day in the United States, and 2 million people had an opioid use disorder in 2018. This public health crisis has left officials scrambling
Jan. 22 marks the 47th anniversary of Roe v. Wade, the landmark court case that legalized abortion nationwide. People on both sides of the furious debate say this could be the year when everything changes.
The president’s job is to oversee the whole of the executive branch, but under Trump the inverse is happening. On January 13, 2020, a political scientist named Daniel Drezner tweeted a screenshot of a
The memories come to her in fragments. The bed creaking late at night after one of her brothers snuck into her room and pulled her to the edge of her mattress. Her underwear shoved to the side as his hovered
A Japanese woman keeps her umbrella under lock and key in Tokyo's National Art Center (Credit: Getty Images) The abundance of small neighbourhood police stations, called kōban, mean help is never far (Credit:
Until recently, Hoan Ton-That’s greatest hits included an obscure iPhone game and an app that let people put Donald Trump’s distinctive yellow hair on their own photos. Then Mr. Ton-That — an Australian
Hidden just beneath the surface of the ocean is a world where tiny ocean creatures must navigate a dense world of plastic soup. Converging currents at the surface of the ocean create some of the best to
Not giving in to these feelings can make all the difference. Sometimes the emotions and bad mental habits that you set aside have more to do with your success than the things you do. At least, that's it
Olympic skating fans worldwide were excitedly celebrating Mirai Nagasu's triple axel Monday as she became the first American woman to land the difficult move, and the third overall to accomplish the feat
It was supposed to be the jail from which no inmate could escape - or if they were foolhardy enough to try, would surely perish in the attempt. Alcatraz Federal Penitentiary sat on the eponymous island
Spencer Dinwiddie was hungry. NBA games, after all, can be long, tedious affairs, especially for players forced to watch all 48 minutes of action—which in real time takes an average of two hours and 15
On a balcony overlooking New York City—and with a cheese plate in hand—Priyanka Chopra joined Vogue for a rapid fire round of 73 Questions. The actress’s tell-all ran the gamut of fun facts, from her Tupac