When reading parenting magazines, moms and dads might be best off to skip skimming the ads because many of them share a problem: They show kids doing unsafe things, new research indicates.
SOUTHHAMPTON, England — A lonely 95-year-old man named Bill called into a local BBC morning radio show last week.
Chicago has the notorious reputation as the most racial segregated city in the country.
Cities have used mapping to help smooth traffic snarls for years.
A new study released Tuesday indicated the Grinch has nothing on deferred interest when it comes to putting a damper on the holidays.
For a bride-to-be's family, Saturday's happenings didn't feature vows, toasts or the newlywed couple parading out of the ceremony's entrance.
CAMBRIDGE, Ontario — A mom's open letter to an anonymous skateboarder who taught her young daughter how to skateboard at a local park has gone viral.
Over the course of interviewing 10,000 people in five years for his "Humans of New York" blog, creator Brandon Stanton has garnered 15.6 million Facebook followers with some of the project's entries being shared over 73 million times, according to the New York Daily News.
Violence between Arabs and Jews in Israel has increased recently — but one restaurant is hoping a hummus-heavy proposition can make the two groups unite, according to Quartz.
In a way, the 1980s were a golden age of charity campaigns. American televisions became saturated with the pull-at-your-heartstrings displays of “We Are the World” and the star-studded Live Aid concert, which raised $150 million to combat famine in Ethiopia.
Disney Pixar's latest short film, "Sanjay's Super Team," features a few firsts both on-screen and behind the story.
U.S. Secretary of Treasury Jacob Lew sent a letter to Congress last week, warning lawmakers that the government will run out of cash “no later than Nov. 3,” if the debt ceiling is not raised.
FOSHAN, China — Real or Photoshopped? Cloud formations in China in early October appeared to show floating cities in the sky.
In 1992, the National Bureau of Economic Research began a 10-year study of the personalities of 1,420 low-income children in western North Carolina.
The likes of Bob Dylan, Audrey Hepburn and John F. Kennedy probably didn't set goals to have droves of newborns named after them, but because of culture's influence on baby names, that's what happened.
Conversation in regards to family lineage often turns to whether people share more in common with their mother or father, but hopefully they don't ...
"The Late Show" host Stephen Colbert isn't the perfect Catholic — but he still tries.
Avian flu killed 8 million turkeys earlier this year — but consumers are still finding "bargain birds" on their pre-Thanksgiving shopping trips, according to NPR.
Researchers indicated parents who want to test the future intelligence of the toddlers they're raisin’ might just need a dried grape and cup.
A new scientific paper suggests global wildfires might share a common characteristic with people: They rest on Sundays, according to The Washington Post.
The world’s most vulnerable populations are facing six months of increased food and water shortages as El Nino brings drought to Africa, South Asia ...
Spurred by cheap gas prices, 47 million Americans plan to travel away from home over Thanksgiving weekend, according to The Washington Post.
Annual family trips to visit Santa Claus at the mall might've induced stress, annoyance and awkwardness in parents — but at least they came at ...
Oxford Dictionaries' choice for 2015 Word of the Year shows that because of tech-driven means of communication, words have fallen on tough times: They're ...
A recent report indicated only Santa himself, holiday parties and time off from school rival gift cards' prominence during Christmas.
"The Diary of Anne Frank" provides readers a glimpse into the experiences of a teen girl living in World War II-era Europe — but now it ...
The world's lone person still fluent in Wukchumni, Marie Wilcox's goal proves a bit difficult to put into words.
In a notable step in the government's decades-long "crackdown" on tobacco products, the Department of Housing and Urban Development proposed Thursday a rule to ...
He faced loneliness, homelessness and hunger as a young adult overseas — and now the owner of a Michigan restaurant "pays it forward" at Thanksgiving, according ...
Connecticut Gov. Dannel Malloy announced last week he's seeking an overhaul of his state's bail system, eliminating cash bails for those who are ...