Thu, 23 Mar 2017 13:43:23 GMTIf you've been on Facebook this week, chances are you've seen someone share comments made by Geno Auriemma, coach of the University of Connecticut women's basketball team. UConn hasn't lost a game in more than two years and is in play for a fifth consecutive national title.
Thu, 21 Jan 2016 14:42:13 GMTChristine Carugati, 18, of Langhorne, Pennyslvania started getting recruited to play college lacrosse the summer after the ninth grade. You heard that right -- when she just finished her freshman year in high school.
Fri, 03 Feb 2017 22:05:07 GMTAs families across America prepare to watch the Super Bowl, the safety of the game remains hotly debated in households across the country.
Tue, 28 Jun 2016 16:23:43 GMTWhen I ask my girls, ages 8 and 10, what they want to be when they grow up, my younger daughter says a professional athlete (she's not sure which sport just yet!) and my older daughter says an Olympian in track and field. With those goals, I simply cannot imagine they won't be playing sports throughout middle and high school and beyond.
Fri, 24 Mar 2017 00:08:41 GMTIt's a midlife crisis of a different sort: "Deaths of despair" -- due to drugs, alcohol and suicide -- are largely responsible for rising mortality rates among middle-age white Americans. And a new analysis by Princeton economists delves into what they believe is behind this trend.
Fri, 24 Mar 2017 09:08:05 GMTThe roads are bright orange and unpaved through the agricultural district of Memot in Cambodia. Along the sides lie miles of maize fields and a few farmers tending to them.
Mon, 31 Oct 2016 10:14:24 GMTLate one night in April 2013, UK veterinarian Jonathan Cranston woke in agony. There was a sharp pain shooting through his chest.
Thu, 23 Mar 2017 14:45:06 GMTA new ban on most electronic devices in the cabins of certain flights to the US and UK from Middle Eastern countries is causing confusion and frustration among passengers -- many of whom are parents of restless children.
Thu, 23 Mar 2017 09:02:56 GMTA new study suggests that drinking 100% fruit juice daily is linked to some, but not significant, weight gain in early childhood.
Thu, 23 Mar 2017 18:00:15 GMTFor the first time, researchers have estimated what percentage of cancer mutations are due to environmental and lifestyle factors, hereditary factors and random chance. Overall, 66% of the genetic mutations that develop into cancer are caused by simple random errors occurring when cells replace themselves, according to a new study published in the journal Science.
Wed, 22 Mar 2017 18:03:25 GMTIn 2009, two flu vaccines manufactured by the same company did not equally protect against the circulating H1N1 flu virus. A study published Wednesday in the journal Science Translational Medicine examines the question: Why did one vaccine offer 35% less protection against the flu?
Thu, 23 Mar 2017 15:02:33 GMTNew Zealand athlete Laurel Hubbard became the first transgender woman to represent New Zealand at the Australian International weightlifting competition -- a detail that has drawn praise and criticism.
Thu, 23 Mar 2017 16:38:32 GMTThirty-two years' worth of recycled newspapers and magazines -- more than nine million pounds of it -- netted 86-year-old Johnny Jennings $400,000, all of which he gave away to those in need.
Thu, 23 Mar 2017 12:53:00 GMTA new smartphone attachment can evaluate a man's semen and determine his level of fertility with up to 98% accuracy, a new study has showed.
Wed, 22 Mar 2017 18:26:45 GMTKraig Moss made financial sacrifices last year to follow Trump around the country and tell his own story. Now, he wishes he hadn't.
Wed, 22 Mar 2017 09:01:26 GMTA recent WikiLeaks document dump, purportedly from the CIA, claimed that the agency can hack smart TVs and place them in "fake-off" mode, allowing an owner's private conversations to be recorded and sent to a covert server.
Wed, 22 Mar 2017 02:44:53 GMTBaby Dominique was born with her parasitic twin's waist, legs and feet growing out of her back. She required a complicated surgery, and a foster family, to give her a chance at healthy, long life.
Wed, 22 Mar 2017 11:02:25 GMTNew research reveals some of the mechanisms underlying tinnitus' development and provides avenues for possible treatment, scientists say.
Tue, 21 Mar 2017 20:06:36 GMTPeople with autism are three times more likely than the general population to die due to an injury, with suffocation, asphyxiation and drowning as the top three causes of premature deaths, a new study says.
Tue, 21 Mar 2017 23:28:15 GMTA new study sheds light on just how much gunshot wounds cost the United States and self-paying patients for an initial hospitalization. More research is needed to determine long-term costs.
Tue, 21 Mar 2017 15:39:09 GMTWe always knew Missy Elliot's music would save lives one day, and this week New York Presbyterian Hospital confirmed our suspicions.
Mon, 20 Mar 2017 15:52:58 GMTWhen it comes to socializing, England has its pubs. Italy has its piazzas. And Iceland has its pools.
Wed, 22 Mar 2017 18:58:13 GMTIn the 30 years that Johns Hopkins School of Medicine's neurosurgical department has accepted residents, there has never been a black woman in the ranks.
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Fri, 17 Mar 2017 22:55:17 GMTInside the marathon surgery to save Jadon & Anias
Tue, 21 Mar 2017 14:39:18 GMTMany families in Mexico migrate to the country's Baja region on the West Coast seeking jobs and a better lives. Though they find employment, they often join the ranks of Mexico's "working poor," barely earning the equivalent of $100 a week.
Fri, 17 Mar 2017 14:04:53 GMTIn a doctor's waiting room in South London sit three people of varying ages and ethnicities, waiting among a sea of empty green plastic chairs.
Fri, 17 Mar 2017 15:16:20 GMTDevin Gutierrez is a straight man, but he's never dated a straight woman.
Fri, 24 Mar 2017 00:52:16 GMTIt's been one year since North Carolina became the first state to pass what we now know as a "bathroom bill."
Thu, 23 Mar 2017 01:04:52 GMTJurors in the trial of pharmacist Barry Cadden delivered a mixed verdict Wednesday in connection with a deadly 2012 nationwide fungal meningitis outbreak.