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SEATTLE (AP) — SPAM, trout, fried chicken, moon pies and anything slathered in mayonnaise — those are some of the flavors of South Korea's home cookin..
(HealthDay)—Guidelines of care have been developed for the management of basal cell carcinoma (BCC) and cutaneous squamous cell carcinoma (cSCC), acco..
Our little star and the tiny planets that circle it are part of a galaxy called the Milky Way. Its name comes from the Greek galaxias kyklos ("milky c..
(Newser) – A 10-pound tumor with the potential to suffocate or break the neck of the Cuban 14-year-old whose face it was covering was successfully rem..
(Newser) – A 10-pound tumor with the potential to suffocate or break the neck of the Cuban 14-year-old whose face it was covering was successfully rem..
In the new study, regular exercise appeared to reduce-----cancer survivors' risk of heart disease, diabetes and possibly even the odds for-----cancer'..
(HealthDay)—Both carboxytherapy and platelet-rich plasma (PRP) are safe and effective for the treatment of stretch marks, with no significant differen..
(HealthDay)—In Germany, there was a significant reduction in incidence of blindness from 2008 through 2012, both among individuals with and without di..
WAUWATOSA, Wis. — Retired Navy chaplain Ray W. Stubbe leaned over his diary and ran his finger to the entry for Feb. 23, 1968, the 34th day of the Vie..
Jonathon Rodriguez, a graduate student in English at Cal State Dominguez Hills, says he cut way back on his phone use after he decided to “take school..
Matt and Marina Bowsher want their children Kent, 14, and Zaida, 12, to get used to regulating their own use of technology before they leave for colle..
The basketball-size tumor was finally gone, and the first signs after Emanuel Zayas’s surgery were deceptively encouraging. The 14-year-old’s eyes had..
Marijuana use—by either men or women—does not appear to lower a couple's chances of getting pregnant, according to a new study led by Boston Universit..

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For patients in need of blood, it's fatally important that they receive the right type. That's why doctors will often give emergency room patients uni..
Political disillusionment leads to more extreme political views, according to studies carried out by researchers at University of Limerick (UL), Irela..
Auburn offered the 6-foot-1, 175-pound junior over the weekend. Williams said he plans to visit the Plains next weekend. "I'm obviously very excited a..
MINNEAPOLIS — A woman whom prosecutors said was angry about supposed U.S. military actions abroad was charged Friday with setting several fires at a M..
THE idea that we are living in a historic, even apocalyptic, age exerts a powerful pull on the human mind. Eschatology – the theology of end times – i..
Since judges serve for life and can have a major role in determining whether policy goes into effect, Trump's picks will affect American law for long ..
Mount Mayon, the Philippines'a most active volcano, exploded today, spewing ash, lava, smoke, and molten rock more than 4000 feet into the air in Alba..
Senior Bowl week is upon us. Every NFL personnel member beside the Patriots and Eagles' will be in Mobile, Ala., to watch and meet the top senior pros..
“It makes good business sense for your product and your workforce to reflect what this country looks like,” says Spike Lee of Hollywood’s need for cha..
On Saturday, between 300 and 500 women and men in Rochester joined each other and other marchers across the U.S. in a call to end-----violence against..
Smart windows that are transparent when it's dark or cool but automatically darken when the sun is too bright are increasingly popular energy-saving d..
Biologists at the Universities of St Andrews and Edinburgh have discovered why some crows 'craft' elaborate hooked tools out of branched twigs. The ne..
The new building block (left, red outline) comprises two modified starting molecules connected to each other by a silver atom (blue). This leads to co..
Alan Robock, distinguished professor in the Department of Environmental Sciences at Rutgers University-New Brunswick. Credit: Nick Romanenko/Rutgers U..
When it comes to processing power, the human brain just can't be beat. Packed within the squishy, football-sized organ are somewhere around 100 billio..
Researchers at Swansea University's Complex Flow Lab have been exploring the intricate shapes that emerge when air is injected into soil. Published in..
A University of Queensland discovery has deepened our understanding of the genetic mutations that arise in different tissues, and how these are inheri..
Artistic rendition of strong winds disrupting the outer disc of material surrounding a stellar-mass black hole. The disk material (mostly in yellow) i..
Researchers at the Royal Ontario Museum and the University of Toronto have described an exceptionally well-preserved new fossil species of bristle wor..
Did you just find the perfect reaction GIF for your next Google Hangout? Or maybe you saw an image you want to use as your new desktop wallpaper? You ..
As with all things in life, healthy brain function depends on a balance of forces. We think of our brains as active - moving a leg and saying a word a..
A team of scientists from Siberian Federal University (SFU) and their colleagues from Novosibirsk and the Netherlands modeled the process of coal burn..
In a study of patients with head and neck cancer, even mild depressive symptoms were associated with poorer overall survival. Published early online i..
The vaccines used by commercial fish farmers are not protecting fish from disease, according to a new study. The study was compiled by researchers at ..
Increased social spending was associated with health improvements at the population level, while health spending increases did not have the same effec..
A puzzle posed by segments of 'dark matter' in genomes—long, winding strands of DNA with no obvious functions—has teased scientists for more than a de..
On January 10, 2008, Breaking Bad made its debut. Though it didn’t premiere to over-the-top ratings, over the course of five seasons, it morphed into ..
Matt Lauer's wife has reportedly kicked him out of their home. The 60-year-old TV star has been accused by multiple women of inappropriate-----behavio..
Apple CEO Tim Cook and Nobel Prize-winning activist Malala Yousafzai are working together to ensure girls around the world receive a proper education...
Facebook is many things, but good for democracy might not be one of them. On Monday, Facebook executives and outside experts publicly released their t..
By all accounts, Gerard Butler is a wild man. He stopped drinking at 27. This followed his stint as a law student at Glasgow University – where he gul..
Melissa Wilhelmsen, the woman who filed a $7.5 million-----harassment claim against former Arizona coach Rich Rodriguez, filed an additional $8.5 mill..
(Newser) – University of Illinois graduate student Yingying Zhang disappeared in June. The Chinese woman's body has not been found, but federal prosec..
When I was attending Portland State University in the late aughts, one of my fellow students took advantage of Detroit’s depressed housing market and ..
GALVESTON, Texas (AP) — The Texas Parks & Wildlife Department in the past 10 years has built more than 400 acres of oyster reef off the coast — multim..
After nearly two years of polite complaining, Taiwan’s government has taken action against pressure from political rival China by freezing application..
GBH Insights predicts five cities out of the new list of 20 candidates have a better chance to get Amazon's second headquarters project. "This will be..