UP TO 43% OF ANTIBIOTIC PRESCRIPTIONS IN THE U.S. ARE UNNECESSARY OR IMPROPERLY WRITTEN, ANALYSIS FINDS

The World Health Organization earlier this year called antimicrobial resistance-pathogens' ability to evade medical interventions-one...

WHAT WE KNOW ABOUT THE JERSEY CITY SHOOTING VICTIMS, INCLUDING A FATHER-OF-5 AND A YOUNG MOTHER

Officials have identified the four victims of Tuesday's hours-long shootout in Jersey City , New Jersey, that left a police officer...

 
 
 

WHY THE INSPECTOR GENERAL'S FBI REPORT BECAME THE LATEST FRONT IN WASHINGTON'S PARTISAN FIGHT

Considering the stakes, the long-awaited report from the Justice Department's Inspector General did not offer the kind of closure that...

ACTIVISTS AND LGBTQ GROUPS SAY THESE FACEBOOK ADS SPREAD DANGEROUS MISINFORMATION ABOUT HIV DRUGS

Advocacy groups are urging Facebook to remove advertisements that they say unfairly infer that the HIV/AIDS prevention Truvada PrEP...

 
 
 

HOW LOVE ACTUALLY ARE PLAYING A SURPRISINGLY BIG ROLE IN U.K'S UPCOMING ELECTION

“Love, Actually” is all around this year in Britain's pre-Christmas election. The 2003 romantic comedy about the love lives of assorted...

JERSEY CITY MAYOR SAYS KOSHER DELI WAS TARGETED IN DEADLY RAMPAGE. HERE'S EVERYTHING TO KNOW

A four-hour-long rampage in Jersey City Tuesday left four people dead, including a police officer, in a possible anti-Semitic attack...

 
 
 

DOJ WATCHDOG TELLS CONGRESS FBI'S RUSSIA PROBE MARRED BY ‘BASIC AND FUNDAMENTAL ERRORS'

The Justice Department's internal watchdog told Congress on Wednesday that he is concerned that “so many basic and fundamental errors”...

HONG KONG THEATER TROUPE'S ‘LES MISERABLES' PERFORMANCE BRINGS EMOTIONALLY BATTERED AUDIENCE TO TEARS

For Hong Kong spectators mentally and physically drained from six months of pro-democracy protests that have convulsed the city, a...

 
 
 

HAMMY JACK BLACK HAS THE BEST REACTION TO THE STUNNING REALIZATION HE WAS IN A HOLIDAY MOVIE

Jack Black has starred in a lot of movies. There was High Fidelity and School of Rock and Nacho Libre and Kung Fu Panda and the list...

The New Hotness Is This Massive Havoc-Wreaking Backpack No One Can Look Away From

THE NEW HOTNESS IS THIS MASSIVE HAVOC-WREAKING BACKPACK NO ONE CAN LOOK AWAY FROM

‘Tis the season for strangely sized and impractical accessories. The micro-bag trend has been here to stay for over a year now- TIME...

 
 
 

‘THE WORLD HAS NOT FORGOTTEN US.' A ROHINGYA ACTIVIST SPEAKS AS MYANMAR FACES GENOCIDE CASE

Wai Wai Nu is a Rohingya activist, former political prisoner, and founder of the Women Peace Network in Myanmar. Since her release...

LIZZO HAS A MESSAGE FOR THE HATERS ABOUT HER OUTFIT: ‘YOUR CRITICISM HAS NO EFFECT ON ME'

Lizzo is still feeling good as hell despite criticism for the dress with a cutout detail that she wore to a Lakers game last weekend. The...

 
 
 

WHEN YOUNG AMERICANS WERE TIME'S PERSON OF THE YEAR, THIS MAN'S FACE HELPED INSPIRE A ‘PORTRAIT OF A GENERATION'

When TIME named Americans under 25 the Person of the Year for 1966, those young people - though not as young as 2019's pick, Greta...

THERE'S A TOTALLY REASONABLE EXPLANATION FOR THOSE TAPED UP BANANAS POPPING UP ALL OVER THE PLACE

In the wake of a taped banana taking the art world - and internet - by storm over the weekend, people are getting in on the fun by...

 
 
 

‘SUSPECT IN CUSTODY' AT NAVAL AIR STATION CORPUS CHRISTI AFTER LOCKDOWN

A suspect has been taken into custody at the Naval Air Station in Corpus Christi, Texas after an incident caused the base to be put...

LOW-DOSE ASPIRIN MAY NOT REDUCE HEART RISKS FOR BLACK AMERICANS, STUDY FINDS

It's fairly established medical science that people who have had heart attacks can take regular low doses of aspirin to significantly...

 
 
 

BABY YODA IS OFFICIALLY A FORCE THIS HOLIDAY SEASON. HERE ARE 10 WAYS YOU CAN CELEBRATE

When it comes to Baby Yoda fandom , the force is strong even among those who have only seen him in action in meme form. Though he is...

THIS HOME ALONE LEGEND INVOLVING A $100 BILL WILL MAKE YOU SCREAM LOUDER THAN KEVIN

In John Hughes's 1990 film, Home Alone , Macaulay Culkin stars as Kevin McCallister, a young boy who, as the title suggests, is left...

 
 
 

HONG KONG PROTESTORS WIN TIME'S 2019 PERSON OF THE YEAR READER POLL

The tens of thousands of mostly young demonstrators who have taken to the streets of Hong Kong over the past six months took first...

香港示威者在時代雜誌2019年年度風雲人物經讀者投票獲勝

過去六個月走上香港街頭的數以萬計的 大部分年輕示威者 是時代雜誌2019年 年度風雲人物讀者投票 的贏家。 本年度票選超過2,700萬的投票,為公眾提供機會投給他們認為對今年的事情造成最大影響的人物。去年,票選的 贏家是韓團防彈少年團 。 超過30%的2019年年度投票選者了...

 
 
 



Home displaying Nazi, Confederate flag art vandalized overnight

Home displaying Nazi, Confederate flag art vandalized overnight

Paintings of Confederate flags and a Nazi flag in the yard of William Stark sparked controversy because his home is next to Morris Elementary School. Read more ...

WATCH LIVE: DOJ inspector general testifies about Russia report

WATCH LIVE: DOJ inspector general testifies about Russia report

Justice Department Inspector General Michael Horowitz will appear before the Senate Judiciary Committee today to discuss the findings of his report into the opening of the... Read more ...

Teen climate activist Greta Thunberg named Time's 2019 Person of the Year

Teen climate activist Greta Thunberg named Time's 2019 Person of the Year

The 16-year-old Swedish climate activist is the youngest person to be named a Time Person of the Year. Read more ...

Bullied fan's T-shirt design helps raise $950K for nonprofit

Bullied fan's T-shirt design helps raise $950K for nonprofit

Sales of a University of Tennessee T-shirt designed by a bullied fourth-grade boy in Florida have raised nearly $1 million for an anti-bullying organization. Read more ...

Child prodigy Laurent Simons drops out of college after graduation date...

Child prodigy Laurent Simons drops out of college after graduation date postponed

A 9-year-old Belgian child prodigy who was set to become the world's youngest college graduate has dropped out of his Dutch university - after it postponed his expected... Read more ...

Attention, 'Gilmore Girls' fans: You can now have lunch at Lorelai Gilmore's...

Attention, 'Gilmore Girls' fans: You can now have lunch at Lorelai Gilmore's house

Guests can enjoy re-created scenes from their favorite mother-daughter duo, with original props and costumes all around. Read more ...

5 of the most controversial choices for Time magazine's Person of the Year

5 of the most controversial choices for Time magazine's Person of the Year

Greta Thunberg was named Time magazine's 2019 Person of the Year for her climate activism that inspired millions of young people to protest and push for change. In past years... Read more ...

Deadly New Jersey shootout started with 'targeted' attack on kosher market...

Deadly New Jersey shootout started with 'targeted' attack on kosher market, officials say

Jersey City investigators don't yet know why the shooters attacked a Jewish kosher deli, and therefore they aren't labeling the attack as anti-Semitic. Read more ...

Nolan Arenado rumors: Six potential landing spots if Rockies trade the...

Nolan Arenado rumors: Six potential landing spots if Rockies trade the perennial All-Star

Teams are calling because Arenado would make them better, and the Rockies are listening because they'd be silly not to. Read more ...

Presidents Cup TV schedule, channel, pairings, tee times, format for 2019...

Presidents Cup TV schedule, channel, pairings, tee times, format for 2019 tournament

The 2019 Presidents Cup features Tiger Woods and Team USA looking to make it seven straight victories against a collection of international players. Here is all of the... Read more ...