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The disease that carves an insidious path through the brain seems to be doing the same through sports.
The rate of ancephaly, a birth defect, is more than four times the national average in a three-county area of Washington state. Why?
Georgia -- with its tumultuous past of discrimination -- is following Arizona's recently failed attempt to pass what amounts to anti-gay legislation with the Preservation of Religious Freedom Act.
Dr. Ian Smith applauds the apparent decline in childhood obesity but says there's more work to be done. Smith is concerned over the nutritional value of what our nation's schools are serving.
I wouldn't necessarily call myself a true germaphobe, but if entering a domestic partnership with a bottle of Purell were legal I'd certainly consider it.
California has been in the middle of its worst drought in 100 years, so it would seem that rain would be good news. But in much of Southern California, it has been anything but that.
A graffiti vandal hit the home owned by Spike Lee's father and a neighboring home in Brooklyn Friday -- days after the filmmaker's curse-filled rant against the gentrification enveloping his old neighborhood.
More than 3,500 pages of previously secret Clinton White documents made public Friday showed that the more things change, the more they stay the same.
For years as he chased his dream, shooting hoops and racing up and down the court, professional basketball player Jason Collins wore the No. 98 jersey.
Police confirm that former New Orleans Saints player Darren Sharper surrendered to the LAPD amid rape allegations.
Errol Louis says the gap between income and rent is the true crisis of gentrification -- and to fix it will require going beyond ethnic and racial finger-pointing
The families of two men who were gunned down in Boston in 2012 have filed wrongful death lawsuits against former New England Patriots player Aaron Hernandez, according to court documents.
Carol Costello says a new movie features an attractive actor playing Jesus; is it necessary to win attention for a religious figure in today's culture?
The Walt Disney Company has given notice to the Boy Scouts of America that it will pull all funding to the group starting in 2015 because of a BSA membership policy that bans gay leaders, the entertainment company said Friday.
Fugitive Colorado sex offender, Eric Hartwell, who apparently cut off his ankle monitor and left a group home, has been apprehended in Norfolk, Virginia, the U.S. Marshals Service said.