Americans with lower incomes and educational attainment often live shorter, sicker lives than their wealthier, more educated counterparts. Contributors to these disparities can include access to care, hazardous living conditions, nutrition in early childhood, and personal behaviors. Show More Summary
Being a Monday morning quarterback is nothing new in American politics or in life generally. And I think many of us have fantasized a bit at one time or another about being a hero when we were much younger and we see heartbreaking news stories. Show More Summary
Appearing in the new season of "American Horror Story" was a life boost for Lady Gaga. The singer raved about her experience on "American Horror Story: Hotel" as she arrived for the star-studded premiere of the FX show on Saturday night. With fiancé Taylor Kinney as her date, Lady Gaga said the...
Life happens! Sometimes, it happens in a way that forces you to spend money where you didn't expect to. According to the latest American Express Spending & Saving Tracker, 53% of Americans had unforeseen expenses this year. The top categories were (as you can probably guess) car trouble,...
``Life is expensive for America's poor, with financial services the primary culprit, something that also afflicts migrants sending money home (see article). Mr Martin at least has a bank account. Some 8% of American households--and nearly one in three whose income is less than $15,000 a year--do not (see chart). Show More Summary
The Hero Complex Gallery in LA showcased an amazing collected of fan art inspired by "American Horror Story" and you need to see it.
The US is a huge, diverse country, and the characteristics of the states that make it up vary widely. We used 40 demographic, social, and economic indicators that cover several aspects of American life, mostly from the US Census Bureau's recently released "2014 American Community Survey" estimates. Show More Summary
I'm Davan Maharaj, editor of the Los Angeles Times. Gov. Brown signs an "end of life" bill into law; and American Apparel faces more tough times. Here are some story lines I don't want you to miss today. Subscribe to the newsletter TOP STORIES End-of-Life Decision "In the end, I was left to reflect...
Hamburger Hummus stars vets of Workaholics, Brooklyn Nine-Nine and The Office, and is created by an ad agency. Over the last decade, Israel has experienced a technology boom. Government data shows that high-tech goods and services account...Show More Summary
As if watching the American League West champions play in the postseason wasn't a good enough reason, the Texas Rangers have introduced new concession-stand items that should draw fans to Globe Life Park this October. ESPN's Darren Rovell...Show More Summary
Here's the web series spinoff of the spinoff of The Walking Dead. Just in case you need a bunch more zombies in your life. (Uproxx) I was really hoping for some whackadoo outfits at the American Horror Story premiere,...
The Supreme Court’s new term begins today, and it brings with it a paradox. On one hand, the Court is poised to deliver conservatives a string of sweeping, consequential victories on issues covering a wide swath of American life. On the other, conservatives are up in arms about how they’ve been betrayed by the Court, […]
While Teslas are exclusive status symbols today, they're also making electric cars part of American life. If you can say one thing about Tesla, it's that they're hypemasters. The auto company's headquarters in Fremont, California was home to the unveiling of their much-delayed Model X SUV last Tuesday. Show More Summary
How could an organization that is devoted to protecting the rights of Americans have the audacity to demand that a woman be given the care she requests, often to save her life? Fox and Friends' favorite resident Priest, Father Jonathan Morris, is not happy with the ACLU intervening where women need a life-saving procedure that involves abortion. Show More Summary
The U.S. Coast Guard says search crews have located ‘multiple objects’ in the water in the search area for the American cargo ship El Faro near the Bahamas after the ship went missing in Hurricane Joaquin on Thursday. Life jackets, life rings, containers and an oil sheen have been located by Coast Guard aircrews, […] .
CHARLESTON, S.C., Oct 3 (Reuters) - U.S. Coast Guard pilots found a life ring from the cargo ship El Faro on Saturday, the first trace of the vessel since it went missing two days earlier with 33 mostly American crew members on board, as powerful Hurricane Joaquin moved toward Bermuda. Show More Summary
By Harriet McLeod CHARLESTON, S.C. (Reuters) - U.S. Coast Guard pilots found a life ring from the cargo ship El Faro on Saturday, the first trace of the vessel since it went missing two days earlier with 33 mostly American crew members on board, as powerful Hurricane Joaquin moved toward Bermuda. Show More Summary
YouTube Chant, (subtitled, Joy and Reverence for Life and Earth) An American Indian father is standing on the edge of a mesa with his children, teaching them about how beautiful, kind and passionate this life on this Earth can be. He is teaching them how to chant.....and that if we...
At the New Yorker Festival on Friday night, acclaimed American writer Don DeLillo offered his thoughts on America's gun violence problem, which was fitting, since DeLillo’s novels are known for story lines that comment upon threats to American society. He speculated on the motivation of lone shooters like the one who murdered... More »
Florynce "Flo" Kennedy: The Life of a Black Feminist Radical A Lecture by Sherie M. Randolph African American Studies & History University of Michigan Tuesday, October 6, 3:30 pm, East Duke Parlor Duke University, East Campus Often photographed...Show More Summary