There’s only so much fuel you can store before a big race. A performance nutrition expert gives us the rub on how to optimize carb-loading to avoid the miserable experience of running out of fuel.
Boston jurors in the marathon bombing trial watched a nine-minute video pieced together from different surveillance cameras — some with surprisingly high resolution.
Imagine a time when presidential candidates declared just two months before Iowa. Flashback to 1979 when Ronald Reagan announced. It’s not just timing that’s shifted, so has the culture.
Speaking on the first anniversary of a catastrophe that killed 304 people, President Park Geun-hye has pledged to salvage the Sewol ferry.
The relentless drought has turned almonds into a target for water conservationists who bemoan that it takes one gallon of water to grow one almond. Growers say the bad rap is unfair and misleading.
A moment of silence will be observed at 2:49 ET, the time when the first of two devastating bombs went off in the crowds gathered to watch the marathon in 2013.
Last April, Islamist extremists abducted about 300 schoolgirls. #BringBackOurGirls campaigners refuse to let them be forgotten, and Nigeria’s new president has called on the military to look for them.
In 2006, the Nobel prize-winning author of The Tin Drum admitted that as a teen during World War II, he had served with the Waffen-SS — the combat unit of the Nazi Party’s elite military police force.
Across the United States, there has been a sea change in public opinion on the issue of same-sex marriage. But that’s not the whole story — as NPR’s David Greene found on a trip to North Dakota.
Renegade cells floating through seawater apparently cause the cancer, scientists say. Though people can’t catch it, the malignancy might offer clues to how cancer cells spread in the human body.
The memo follows an Inspector General report that found Drug Enforcement agents had “sex parties” in Colombia with prostitutes paid for by drug cartels.
About one-third of black and Hispanic teens say they’re online just about all the time, compared with about 1 in 5 whites, a new study says. Experts say smartphones are defining teens’ social habits.
The report says many of the police and court practices highlighted in a recent federal investigation into the Ferguson, Mo., police department occur in California as well.
The twin bombings, carried out by Dzhokhar Tsarnaev with his older brother, Tamerlan, killed three people and left 264 others wounded. Seventeen of the counts can carry the death penalty.
Francis, in his annual Urbi et Orbi message, decried the bloodshed in Africa and the Middle East. He also expressed hope for the framework deal on Iran’s nuclear program.