Genealogy

You can track down your relatives in foreign countries, even if you don't know their names — here's how

One Day in October I drove into the Alps of Northern Italy to a teensy village called Camposilvano. I parked at one end of town and could see clear to the other, only a few hundred yards away. The population here is listed at 65, and I wondered if that was inflated.<p>I visited to look for traces of …

Lifestyle

Steve McQueen’s 1970 Husky Is Hitting the Auction Block

It’s the off-road, lost-in-a-desert, four-speed bike of your American dreams.<p><i>RealClearLife has partnered with InsideHook, the</i> <i>essential lifestyle</i> …

Motorcycles

What are the first symptoms of ovarian cancer?

It is often difficult to diagnose ovarian cancer in its early stages because the symptoms are similar to those of other conditions. Anyone who …

Cancer

DNA & Genetic Genealogy Help Solve Numerous Cold Cases

With the recent apprehension of the Golden State Killer, a man who raped over fifty women and murdered over a dozen people, police are now …

News (U.S.)

Louise Dresser

MLA Format<p>Billy Rose Theatre Division, The New York Public Library. "Louise Dresser" <i>The New York Public Library Digital Collections</i>. …

New York Public Library

Explore top-read articles from Family Business Review

Free for a limited time**<p>Philanthropy in Family Enterprises: A Review of Literature by Neus Feliu and Isabel C. Botero<p>Family Firm(s) Outcomes Model: …

Family Business

Slideshow: Your Guide to Your Gallbladder

Genealogy

Funeral On Sunday For Woman, Baby Found Dead Inside Home

Holly Whitley and her baby, Alex Fuentes, were found deceased July 17 inside their southwest Cherokee County home.<p>ACWORTH, GA — Friends and family …

Obituaries

Rhabdomyosarcoma - Symptoms and causes

Overview<p>Rhabdomyosarcoma (RMS) is a rare cancer that forms in soft tissue — specifically skeletal muscle tissue or sometimes in hollow organs such as …

Cancer

St. Louis obituaries published today

Jul 20, 2018<p>Daumer, Jerry Lee Jr. Friday, July 13, 2018. Memorial visitation at KUTIS AFFTON CHAPEL, 10151 Gravois, Saturday, July 21, 2-4 p.m. No …

Obituaries

See photos from the final Days of ’47 Youth Parade

Salt Lake City

Carcinoembryonic Antigen for Diagnosis of Colorectal Cancer Recurrence

JAMA Diagnostic Test Interpretation<p>July 17, 2018<p>JAMA. 2018;320(3):298-299. doi:10.1001/jama.2018.8424<p>A 78-year-old man with no significant medical or …

Cancer

SMH 2019 Panel Builder | The Society for Military History

Panels Seeking Panelists Forum<p>The Society for Military History is pleased to provide a venue in which panel organizers can seek interested, relevant …

Military History

In the First Trailer for Star Trek: Discovery Season 2, the U.S.S. Enterprise Boldly Arrives

<i>Star Trek: Discovery</i>’s debut season concluded with a shocking blast from the franchise’s past: the original series’ <i>Enterprise</i>, face-to-face with …

Science Fiction

Internet Sleuths Help Find Identity of Skeleton Found in 1975 With Hole in Head

The "Jane Doe" skeleton had been a mystery for years.<p>The human skeleton, stuck in the mud along the banks of the Rocky River in Strongsville, Ohio, …

Genealogy

Melanoma Skin Cancer May Be Detected Early with a New Blood Test, Study Finds

When it comes to treating melanoma — the deadliest form of skin cancer — early detection is crucial. According to a new study published this week, an experimental blood test can potentially find melanoma skin cancers long before your dermatologist can visually detect them.<p>Typically, melanomas are …

Cancer

5 Cold Cases May Have Been Cracked Because of a Company's New DNA Technology

A tech company has come up with a new way to analyze DNA to solve old crimes and it's already showing results. Dr. Ellen Greytak at Parabon NanoLabs …

DNA

Revenge, humor, irreverence: These obituaries get the last word

Families — and the recently departed — crack jokes, reveal flaws and settle scores.

Obituaries

Why Bill Gates backed a $30 million fight against Alzheimer’s

Gates and a team of deep-pocketed donors have committed to spend $30 million dollars over the next three years to fund better diagnostic tests for the disease.<p>With money put up by Bill Gates, Leonard Lauder, the Dolby family, and the Charles and Helen Schwab Foundation, a new $30 million venture …

Bill Gates

Ohio Governor Commutes Death Sentence Based on Jurors Concerns About Unfair Sentencing

<b>Ohio Governor John Kasich</b> (pictured, left) has commuted the death sentence imposed on <b>Raymond Tibbetts</b> (pictured, right) to life without parole, in …

Death Penalty

If You're Wanting Your Own Set Of Busby Quints, Here Are The Odds Of Conceiving Them

I remember vividly the first time I heard about quintuplets. I must've been about 4 or 5, and I was watching a documentary with my grandmother. I was …

Pregnancy

Be More. PBS.

Use one of the services below to sign in to PBS:<p>You've just tried to add this video to your Watchlist so you can watch it later. But first, we need …

High-Definition

How to Obtain Copies of Probate Documents in DeLand, Volusia County, Florida

A common question is how to obtain a copy of a deceased person's last will and testament or other probate court filings. Because probate records are …

Real Estate

Study Ties Autism to Maternal High Blood Pressure, Diabetes

Children born to women who had diabetes or high blood pressure while pregnant are at an increased risk of autism, two new studies suggest

Autism

Tracking What We Know—And Don’t Know—About Human Heredity

Have you ever taken a peek at your family tree? If you trace back along those branches, you might discover some long ago celebrities, kings, and …

Genetics

How 7 Of Robin Williams' Movie Roles Were Influenced By His Family Tree

Even "Mrs. Doubtfire."<p>Slide 1/9<p>Tinseltown / travelview / Shutterstock.com<p>How Robin Williams Movie Roles Are Actually Influenced By The Actor's Family …

Robin Williams

Home and Away: new evidence clears Robbo of murder charge? see the new pics

Tori and Justin team up to prove Ebony framed him for Hazel's murder<p>Summer Bay is reeling from Robbo’s arrest for murder as the ex-copper’s friends …

Domestic Abuse

With library closed for renovations, Atlanta history will go online

When she wants to visit old Atlanta, Rebecca Burns turns to the collection of city directories at the Atlanta Central Library.<p>Flipping through their …

Libraries

Akron-Summit County Public Library installs free Short Story Dispenser at Akron Children's Hospital, 2 locations to follow

AKRON, Ohio - Families of patients at Akron Children's Hospital now have something to take their minds off their concerns.<p>A Short Story Dispenser …

Akron

Portal to a long-lost Chicago

Jen Wolfe and Matthew Clarke write: “A routine professional consultation held recently between <b>Newberry Library</b> archivists and their counterparts at …

UC Berkeley