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Thu, 12/25/2014 - 3:34am

An expedition to the Pacific's Mariana Trench has found evidence that life exists miles below the surface. But it's not life as we know...

Thu, 12/25/2014 - 3:29am

Americans buy 25 million Christmas trees every year. They're slow-growing crops, but the trees can be a smart investment for small...

Thu, 12/25/2014 - 3:28am

The first-ever stage production of the 1951 Hollywood film starring Gene Kelly and Leslie Caron, with a Gershwin score, is getting rave...

Thu, 12/25/2014 - 3:27am

Coca-Cola got a lot of attention in November when it announced it was going into the milk business. In fact, its extra-nutritious milk...

Thu, 12/25/2014 - 3:26am

Despite detractors within the church, Pope Francis' emphasis on humility and mercy has won him strong support worldwide. He has...

Thu, 12/25/2014 - 3:26am

Pittsburgh is the latest Rust Belt city hoping to lure high-skilled immigrants into its labor force by helping refugees and other...

Thu, 12/25/2014 - 3:24am

World War I had just begun and the battles were blazing in the winter of 1914. But on Christmas Eve, something strange and unexpected...

Thu, 12/25/2014 - 3:24am

Seen as indestructible in the West, fruitcakes are indispensable in the bustling Hindu city. Bakers of all faiths have the ovens running...

Wed, 12/24/2014 - 5:43pm

The worker will be monitored for symptoms. Officials are investigating the incident, in which the virus was moved from a high-security...

Wed, 12/24/2014 - 4:25pm

Health insurance doesn't pay for housing, but sometimes that is what a patient needs most. A Medicaid experiment helps some elderly and...