When the Indian government bowed to powerful food companies last year and postponed its decision to put red warning labels on unhealthy packaged food, officials also sought to placate critics of the delay
This article has been revised to reflect the following correction: An earlier version of this article misidentified Dr. Carolyn Brockington's medical specialty. She is a vascular neurologist, not a vascular
No signs, fences or entreaties can keep these vandals away from the sprawling waterfront park at the foot of the Brooklyn Bridge. They relentlessly attack the timber pilings that hold up the pristine basketball
(CNN) — Adam Hergenreder's vaping habit almost killed him. Late last month, the 18-year-old student athlete in Gurnee, Illinois, was hospitalized after using e-cigarettes for more than a year and a half.
Maria Davila lay mute in a nursing home bed, an anguished expression fixed to her face, as her husband stroked her withered hand. Ms. Davila, 65, suffers from a long list of ailments — respiratory failure,
Last May, an elderly man was admitted to the Brooklyn branch of Mount Sinai Hospital for abdominal surgery. A blood test revealed that he was infected with a newly discovered germ as deadly as it was Doctors
All four crew members trapped inside a cargo ship off the coast of Georgia have been rescued, the Coast Guard said on Monday evening, ending a 40-hour effort that began when the 656-foot vessel overturned.
Before Jessica Meir became a NASA astronaut who will blast into space from Russia this month, she made a career of studying animals that live at extremes. She followed elephant seals and emperor penguins
A sick child couldn’t leave his house. So strangers came to his window by the dozens to entertain him.
First, Quinn Waters’s two uncles showed up at the front window to have a water balloon fight and help cheer up the 3-year-old. Two days later, a family friend arrived with his guitar to sing to Quinn the
If you were listening to the radio in the mid-1970s — AM or FM; pop, country, R&B or AOR — at some point you were probably listening to Linda Ronstadt. Kids these days, with their curated playlists and
(CNN) — Non-meat diets have soared in popularity with many people ditching beef, pork and chicken in pursuit of health and environmental benefits and concerns about animal welfare. However, a new study
Almost 100 dogs had nowhere to go during Hurricane Dorian. A woman in Nassau took all of them in herself
(CNN) — Nearly 100 dogs in Nassau were going into Hurricane Dorian homeless, so one dog lover took them all in herself. Chella Phillips is sheltering 97 dogs inside her home in the Bahamian capital during
For many years we, the indigenous leaders and peoples of the Amazon, have been warning you, our brothers who have brought so much damage to our forests. What you are doing will change the whole world will