It all started in 1997, when two professors from the Karolinska Institute in Stockholm published an article on flatulence titled “Nitric Oxide and inflammation: The answer is blowing in the wind.”
People in the United Kingdom failed big time when they took a poll on risk factors for heart disease. Think you’re more up to speed? Try our quickie quiz and find out.
As world-class violinist Joshua Bell plans a second Washington, D.C. Metro performance, we reflect on the rare opportunity to try something again.
As thousands of people throng Hong Kong’s financial district to protest for democratic reforms, many wonder whether Beijing will crack down.
The country’s defense minister says Germany currently can’t fulfill its long-term NATO commitments because of a widespread grounding of its military planes and helicopters.
Rescue efforts have again been halted; at least 36 people are feared dead in the aftermath of Saturday’s eruption that caught hundreds of hikers by surprise.
Thousands of protesters used umbrellas to deflect tear gas canisters as authorities tried unsuccessfully to break up demonstrations in the city’s Central business district.
Voters in New Hampshire’s 1st District have swung back and forth in recent congressional elections. This year, Democratic Rep. Carol Shea-Porter meets former GOP Rep. Frank Guinta for the third time.
The largest archaeological find of its kind in Greece has set off speculation and thrilled Greeks, reminding them they are rich in history.
Rochester, N.Y., was once the imaging capital of the world, home to Kodak, Xerox and Bausch + Lomb. Now, with a drastically cut manufacturing sector, the city is trying to build something new.
One major study found sexual assaults are lower on campuses of historically black colleges and universities. But some question those numbers and whether HBCUs have the resolve to address the issue.
If you have a problem with your heart or liver, the diagnosis will likely be made by a lab test or medical image. But neurologist Allan Ropper says those tests often fail when it comes to the brain.
Jordan Zimmermann is the first Washington National to pitch a no-hitter. And, Yankees captain Derek Jetter ended his 20-year career in Boston with an RBI-single during his final at-bat.
In an interview with 60 Minutes the president, citing the director of national intelligence, acknowledged that U.S. intelligence overestimated the ability of the Iraqi army to fight the group.
For the first time in nearly 20 years, federal money is flowing into gun violence research. There’s also growing momentum behind creating a reliable national database for firearm injuries and deaths.