Prosecution and defense start closing arguments to jury in Paul Manafort...
ALEXANDRIA, Va. -- A federal prosecutor lambasted President Donald Trump's former campaign chairman on Wednesday, telling a federal jury that Paul Manafort's finances were "littered with lies," and he should be convicted of tax evasion and bank ...Read More
Alexa, Cortana finally get the conversation going
Amazon's Alexa and Microsoft's Cortana are coming soon to a smart device near you – together, with new integrated features that allow the digital assistants to talk to each other.
The two companies said the integration would be live for U.S. ...Read More
One father with two secret families. Life is complicated in the comedy '...
It's not exactly "Big Love" or "Sister Wives," but BritBox comedy "Bliss" pushes the concept of juggling multiple families to the extreme.
The half-hour comedy by actor and comedian David Cross ("Arrested Development") was to arrive Wednesday on ...Read More
Should doctors ask patients about their sexual orientation?
Asking about patients' sexual orientation is not routine, even among medical professionals who specialize in sexual health.
About half of the medical professionals surveyed by John Hopkins Medicine researchers said they asked patients directly ...Read More
A Pennsylvania grand jury details decades of efforts by the Catholic ...
The 1,356-page report from Pennsylvania begins with a plea: "We, the members of this grand jury, need you to hear this." The Roman Catholic Church's darkest secrets start tumbling out not long afterward.
In the Diocese of Allentown, one priest ...Read More
Precision medicine offers a glimmer of hope for Alzheimer's disease
The decadeslong search for effective ways to treat or prevent Alzheimer's disease is littered with failures, leaving 5.7 million Americans already stricken with this form of dementia without a lifeline. The rest of us are left to hope we won't be ...Read More
Elon Musk reveals where he plans to get funding to take Tesla private
Tesla Chief Executive Elon Musk said Monday that Saudi Arabia's sovereign wealth fund has approached him several times about taking the electric-car maker private and that the fund's interest represents the funding Musk tweeted about last week.
Bill Cunningham's fashionable life recalled in two new books
Bill Cunningham died in 2016, and the Sunday New York Times just hasn't been the same for me. You see, I'd go immediately to the Sunday Styles section and look for his photographs of New Yorkers and their fashions, both people on the street and ...Read More
On Gardening: Paw Paw trees lure Zebras and Dark Kites
Callaway Gardens is famous for a lot of things in the world of nature and certainly, the Cecil B. Day Butterfly Center is among the best in the country. It's the place to give you a glimpse into the butterflies of Central America and the Tropics. ...Read More
'Everybody is down to not drink.' Why young people are drinking less ...
PHILADELPHIA -- On her 21st birthday, Rabbah Johnson experienced a first: not a legal cocktail, but a roller coaster ride at Six Flags.
She'd never been on one before and knew she wanted to change that. The incoming junior at Temple University ...Read More
Science & Technology
Chance for major storm this hurricane season looks less likely, NOAA says
MIAMI -- The chances of a major hurricane happening this year have dropped dramatically, federal forecasters said on Thursday.
That upbeat revised prediction comes just as the Atlantic hurricane season typically heats up, with August, September ...Read More