Fewer people are dying from cancer and heart disease in rich countries and there's a better survival rate in poor countries from tuberculosis and malaria.
Christmas has long been a time ripe for superstitions, tall tales and odd beliefs.
Little is known about how Christmas was celebrated in Colonial times.
Whether popular, corporate, or entitled, "culture" was named word of the year by Merriam-Webster.
Holidays are a time for feasting and Christmas is no different.
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The boys are back at summer camp and they can't stop singing "Jumper" by Third Eye Blind.
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Stella, the pit bull, does not approve of the pineapple in her home.
Jimmy Kimmel, the master of pranks, gets a taste of his own medicine.
The number of Americans filing new claims for unemployment benefits unexpectedly fell last week, suggesting the labor market continued to strengthen.
The Boston Marathon bombing suspect told a judge that he was satisfied with his lawyers' preparations for the January start of his trial over the deadly 2013 attack.
Here's a look at some of the big sports stories making headlines today, Thursday, Dec. 18.
Hundreds of NFL employees gave records to investigators looking into how Commissioner Roger Goodell handled evidence in the Ray Rice case.
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