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Alan Cheuse reviews a new novel by Colm Toibin, Nora Webster.
The nurse who was put in quarantine upon arrival at New Jersey's main international airport has been told she may return home to Maine but will be monitored there by state officials.
In 2011, Glen Campbell announced that he had been diagnosed with Alzheimer's...
I'll Be Me follows the musician, who was diagnosed with Alzheimer's in 2011, on his final tour. The country-singing pop star faces his illness with humor, with the help of supportive audiences.
Melissa Block speaks with Howard Markel of University of Michigan about the history of medical quarantine.
We asked you to send in your embarrassing instant messenger handles from day...
Years ago, you spent hours dreaming up the perfect AOL Instant Messenger screen name. Many of you aren't so proud of your now-defunct handles today, but that didn't stop you from sharing them with us.
Caltech biochemical engineer Frances Arnold was awarded a National Medal of ...
A science superstar at Caltech advises young women to not wait for encouragement to succeed. Just go do it, she says. But her admiring students say that approach doesn't work for everybody.