Four people are displaced and damages are estimated at $296,000 after a house fire in North Las Vegas Thursday afternoon. The department responded to the fire at home on the 3300 block of Brazil St., near Campus Drive ...

THURSDAY, Jan. 5, 2017 (HealthDay News) -- People who are active in local community groups may have slightly sharper mental skills at the age of 50, a new study suggests. British researchers said their findings build ...

While the majority of people from the United States identified as conservative over liberal in 2016, the gap between the two is shrinking, a recent survey by Gallup found. RELATED:It’s Time for US Progressives to ...

I have often heard executives boast to each other how little sleep they get. People wear their ability to function on very little sleep as a badge of honor. Yet, evidence from sleep research shows it is an important ...

The burden of non-communicable diseases (NCDs), which has been gradually increasing over the past decade, will likely surpass the toll of sickness and death from infectious diseases in Africa by 2030, a World Health ...

WEDNESDAY, Jan. 4, 2017 (HealthDay News) -- Too few Americans who need them -- especially young adults -- are getting cholesterol-lowering statin medications, a new study suggests. The study of nearly 3 million adults ...

WEDNESDAY, Jan. 4, 2017 (HealthDay News) -- The heart-healthy Mediterranean diet may also help preserve brain health of older adults, new research suggests. Researchers in Scotland examined the brain volume of hundreds ...

The association between iron deficiency anemia and hearing loss is explored in a recent study, published in JAMA Otolaryngology - Head Neck Surgery. Could such a common blood condition impact our ability to ...

WEDNESDAY, Jan. 4, 2017 -- Too few Americans who need them -- especially young adults -- are getting cholesterol-lowering statin medications, a new study suggests. The study of nearly 3 million adults found that more ...

The amount of wealth that younger generations will end up with is more likely to hinge on how well off their parents are than was the case for older generations, research suggests. The Institute for Fiscal Studies ...

Chennai: Indian police rescued nearly 200 children, most of them under the age of 14, who had been found working in a brick kiln in the southern state of Telangana in one of the biggest operations in the region, ...

WEDNESDAY, Jan. 4, 2017 -- The heart-healthy Mediterranean diet may also help preserve brain health of older adults, new research suggests. Researchers in Scotland examined the brain volume of hundreds of older adults ...

Osteoarthritis pain in older adults can be managed with chair yoga. The researchers randomly assigned 131 older adults to either chair yoga or a health education program. Both interventions took place twice a week for ...

WASHINGTON —  The U.S. Congress taking office on Tuesday remains almost as overwhelmingly Christian as it was in the 1960s even while the share of American adults who call themselves Christians has dropped, according ...

Chairs sit empty in the House Chamber at the U.S. Capitol in Washington, D.C., U.S., on Tuesday, Jan. 3, 2017. Most members of the U.S. Congress describe themselves as Christian, despite the declining number of adults ...

Most people want the UK’s press regulator to be funded by newspaper industry, a poll has found. Just four per cent of people think the body that handles complaints about the press should be funded by donations from ...

Arnold Schwarzenegger, host of 'The New Celebrity Apprentice' on NBC. The much-hyped revamp of The New Celebrity Apprentice seems to have fired some of its viewers. With Arnold Schwarzenegger taking over for ...

PAYSON, Ariz. — Searchers in Arizona found the bodies of four members of a family Tuesday in the wreckage of a small plane that crashed on a flight from Scottsdale to Telluride, Colorado, officials said. Debris from ...

Hearing impairment in some people may be related to anemia, a common condition in which there is not enough iron in the blood, researchers think. In a study of more than 300,000 U.S. adults aged 21 to 90, researchers ...

The U.S. Congress taking office on Tuesday remains almost as overwhelmingly Christian as it was in the 1960s even while the share of American adults who call themselves Christians has dropped, according to Pew Research ...