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 ...

The federal government appears to have backed away from a $1.75 million commitment to investigate the business case for the full duplication of the Barton Highway. The Barton Highway Improvement Strategy, released ...

Here are two positions an intellectually honest person can hold simultaneously: First, Russian President Vladimir Putin is an authoritarian who, though no Josef Stalin, subverts human rights and is generally ...

Convinced yet, Mr. President-elect? Thursday morning, Americans tuned in to a shocking scene: the heads of U.S. intelligence agencies presenting ever more evidence with ever more confidence that, yes, Russia had ...

Convicted murderer Dylann Roof says tearful testimony by family members of those slain in the South Carolina church massacre is excessive and will prejudice jurors deciding whether he should be sentenced to death. The ...

President Obama did not need any "additional evidence" that Moscow somehow interfered with the US elections prompting him to impose additional sanctions and expel a group of Russian diplomats, the White House has said. ...

SEOUL: The impeachment trial of South Korea´s President Park Geun-Hye got under way on Thursday, with her lawyers arguing there is no evidence to back the corruption allegations that threaten to force her from office. ...

Vice President Biden said Thursday that there is "overwhelming evidence" Russia tried influencing the U.S. election through widespread hacking. “There is overwhelming consensus in the intelligence community and ...

A dramatic rally in digital currency bitcoin came to a spectacular end on Thursday with a plunge of up to 20 per cent as China's yuan rose sharply - further evidence of an intriguing inverse relationship between the ...

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 United States government, through its embassy here, has reportedly turned over 'hard evidence' to the Andrew Holness administration on why it should revoke the spectrum licence to Symbiote Investments Limited, the ...

A federal judge in the US has agreed with prosecutors to drop criminal charges against a man accused of posting a Facebook entry threatening to kill gay people in South Florida. Florida District Judge William Zloch ...

Ohio Gov. John Kasich (R) on Wednesday signed a bill reining in law enforcement’s power to permanently seize property from people who have not been convicted of a crime, and in many cases have not even been charged ...

Since the cybersecurity community last summer pointed to the Russian government as the culprit behind the hack of the Democratic National Committee, reasonable people have disagreed with that finding. Even after US ...

ANALYSIS/OPINION: Did the Russians hack our election? Absolutely not — although many in the mainstream media would like you to believe they did. Headlines of “election hacking” have been used by The Washington ...

Dylann Roof gave a brief opening statement Wednesday during the sentencing phase of his federal murder trial, saying only that he chose to represent himself to prevent his lawyers from presenting mental health ...

The IDF soldier who shot dead a wounded Palestinian assailant should have been convicted of murder, a member of the assailant’s family said on Wednesday, reacting to a military court’s ruling that convicted the ...

A man charged over seven robberies and home invasions in 10 hours has been granted bail, with a magistrate saying police had little evidence against him compared to others who were also released. Padiet Deng is one of ...

It's been more than two decades since I covered the trial of the Menendez brothers for Court TV. And after all these years, the case still haunts me. The tragedy of it. The violence. The raw pain in that courtroom. The ...

Credit: Lou Anna/Pixabay It’s a safe bet that dyslexics and non-dyslexics have different patterns of brain activity while reading. The real questions are, how do these patterns differ and do the differences shed any ...