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Obama1-091914.jpg President Barack Obama delivered a statement Thursday evening thanking members of Congress for voting to approve legislation granting the U.S. military the authority to train and arm moderate Syrian rebels fighting against the terrorist group known as the Islamic State.
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img2-091914.jpg A trio of Democratic senators has introduced new legislation that would revoke a tax-exemption for the National Football League if it continues to promote the Washington Redskins name.
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The extract of a wild berry native to North America may strengthen the effectiveness of a chemotherapy drug commonly used to treat pancreatic cancer, according to a new study. Research, published online in the Journal of Clinical Pathology, suggests that adding nutraceuticals to chemotherapy cycles may improve the effectiveness of conventional drugs, particularly in hard to treat cancers.
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European stocks edged slightly higher on Friday, with little to no fanfare over Scotland's decision to stay with the United Kingdom. Scotland voted 55 percent to 45 percent against breaking away from the U.K. However, markets had priced in the "no" vote over the past few days, and after an initial...
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Alibaba Group Holding carved out a niche position in the stock market space with its initial public offering. The Chinese e-commerce company on Thursday priced its much-awaited initial public offering at $68 per share, at the higher end of its range, making it the biggest ever in U.S. history.
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Mango, one of the most popular tropical fruits, is said to be an excellent source of fiber, copper as well as vitamins C, A, folate and B6. Widely known in India as the King of Fruits, mango has many health benefits associated with it.
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In a busy weekend for new releases, Fox's sci-fi thriller "The Maze Runner" looks like the clear favorite to top the box office, as it has the widest release of the weekend and a built-in audience familiar with the book of the same title. Also looking to be a major factor this weekend is "A Walk Among the Tombstones."
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Greece's manufacturing activity expanded in August, after declining in the previous month, survey figures from Markit Economics showed Monday. Seasonally adjusted Markit manufacturing purchasing managers' index, or PMI, rose to 50.1 in August from 48.7 in July. This marked the highest reading in three...
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