Scientists are sharply divided on whether the disordered thinking and paranoia sometimes caused by marijuana is just a temporary thing or the start of long-term disorders like schizophrenia.
The Smithsonian is giving Iranian-Americans a chance to look back on a world many had to leave years ago.
Umarali Kuvatov, who was a harsh critic of Tajik President Emomali Rahmon, was shot on a street in the city in Turkey, where he had been living in exile.
At a Chicago high school, 100 percent completion isn’t the goal. It’s expected.
The tech giant will replace the telecoms giant after the close of trading March 18. The change, effective March 19, was prompted by stock splits announced by Apple and Visa.
The Labor Department’s latest report follows an especially robust survey for January that showed a gain of about 240,000 jobs.
NASA’s Dawn mission has reached its destination and is orbiting the dwarf planet Ceres. It’s the end of an odyssey to explore an odd, in-between world.
New England businesses are taking stock after weeks of record-setting winter storms disrupted transportation, stopping many workers from doing their jobs. Telecommuting is helping Boston get by.
Some of the most iconic images of marchers being attacked by Alabama state troopers at the Edmund Pettus Bridge in 1965, were captured by a white photojournalist who stumbled onto the historic events.
There’s good news and bad news about electronic medical records. They’re now in most doctors’ offices — but most doctors still can’t easily share them.
In “Mammal March Madness,” you win or die. No basketball in this tournament — it’s a simulated survival-of-the-fittest game set up by evolutionary biologists. The battle cry? Mammals suck … milk!
Charley Leundeu Keunang, 43, was shot and killed by LAPD officers during a struggle on Sunday. He had come to the U.S. using a stolen identity.
The 70-year-old actor is said to have suffered moderate trauma, when he crash-landed a vintage plane in a Los Angeles area golf course. He was taken to a hospital and he was reported to be conscious.
Sandra Arroyo Salgado, Alberto Nisman’s ex wife, commissioned an independent forensic investigation she says dismisses the possibility that his death was a suicide or an accident.
A Colorado program has allowed more than 30,000 women to get long-term contraception for free, lowering teen birth and abortion rates. Now lawmakers have to decide if it can qualify for state funding.