CHICAGO—Describing the sickening sight and stench of the carcasses that have become a constant presence around the clubhouse, members of the Chicago Cubs admitted to reporters Tuesday that they have become increasingly unnerved by third baseman Kris Bryant’s repeated attempts to break the team’s so-called “Curse of the Billy Goat” by slaughtering goats. “I k […]
JERUSALEM (Reuters) - Palestinian men armed with knives and a gun killed at least three people and wounded several others in a string of attacks in Jerusalem and near Tel Aviv on Tuesday, police said, on a "Day of Rage" declared by Palestinian groups.
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - White House spokesman Josh Earnest said on Tuesday that there are "strong indications" that Iran's test of a new precision-guided ballistic missile on Sunday violated a U.N. Security Council resolution.
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Jason Rezaian, the Washington Post reporter jailed in an espionage case in Tehran, heard of his conviction on Iranian state TV and is depressed and angry about being deprived of information about his case, his brother said on Tuesday.
Investigators probing the downing of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 have concluded that a sophisticated, Russian-made antiaircraft missile struck the Boeing Co. 777 jetliner causing it to break apart in midair.
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu convened an emergency meeting of his security cabinet on Tuesday, after Palestinian attackers killed three more Israelis and wounded 14 in assaults across the country.
Sanders' online supporters have reclaimed the narrative about a candidate who, left to the political machine, would likely have faded into the background. The post On Debate Night, Sanders’ Online Army Is Ready for Battle appeared first on WIRED.
New research has challenged claims that sitting for long periods increases the risk of an early death even if you are otherwise physically active. The study followed more than 5000 participants for 16 years (making it one of the longest follow-up studies in this area of research) and found that sitting, either at home or at work, is not associated with an in […]
A study describes how the changing viral swarm in an HIV infected person can drive the generation of antibodies able to neutralize HIV strains from across the world. This work has important implications for the design of a protective HIV vaccine, say the researchers.
Researchers have demonstrated a noninvasive light-based imaging technology enabling study of the living brain and providing a new tool to study how diseases like dementia, Alzheimer's, and brain tumors change brain tissue over time.