The Manhattan, the daiquiri, the martini. These classic cocktails were all born between the 1860s and Prohibition, an era when American bartending got inventive — and theatrical.
Muhammad Yunus — honored for loaning millions to poor women — just turned 75. And he’s thrilled to keep on working: ‘The word retirement is very harmful.’
Doubters have said that merely shaking a baby can’t cause brain damage or death. Listing six injuries associated with shaken baby syndrome will make it easier to identify child abuse, a study says.
A new study shows that children in China who are mainly cared for by grandparents instead of mom and dad are twice as likely to be overweight — contributing to the country’s obesity epidemic.
People who text while walking change their pace and seem to walk more cautiously, a study says. But that doesn’t mean you’re not a menace to yourself and others.
The Hamilton County Prosecutor said the shooting of Sam DuBose was “asinine” and “totally unwarranted.” Officer Ray Tensing, the prosecutor said, should have never been an officer.
Since Jan. 1, French officials have intercepted more than 37,000 migrants who were hoping to jump on trains or trucks heading to Britain via the Channel Tunnel.
Reports of the death of the Taliban’s spiritual leader have swirled in the past and have been unreliable. The most recent reports cite Afghan officials saying Omar has been dead for two years.
Officials in Waller County, Texas, say the videos prove many of the conspiracy theories being batted around the web are not true. Bland’s death is still being investigated.
Teleporting from one place to the next looks so fun on the big and little screen. But physicists who actually can do something like that with single atoms say teleporting people would be much messier.
The dispute between two Native American tribes comes down to historical claims on a casino’s proposed site — and also business.
Commentator Frank Deford isn’t crazy about the new boxing movie Southpaw. He says its shortcomings are typical of Hollywood’s depiction of boxing.
Nationwide, juvenile incarceration has dropped by half since 1999 — but the probations that have replaced it hold teens to sometimes subjective standards and often include electronic monitoring.
The altercation came just two days after Mexico’s national team won the Gold Cup over Jamaica.
The killing of the beloved lion, hunted for sport, has been condemned by wildlife conservationists. A conservationist in Zimbabwe says a ban should be imposed on the hunting of endangered animals.