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Mickey Rooney in a 1940 studio portrait.Mickey Rooney, a Hollywood legend whose acting career spanned nine decades across film, television and stage, died Sunday night from natural causes at his North Hollywood home at the age of 93. Rooney, born...
Older Americans may be attached to Social Security, but the system is significantly more underfunded than most Americans realize, Larry Kotlikoff argues, which will stick younger generations with a massive bill. Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images....
According to the NASA spacesuit voting site, the “Trends in Society” design is based on what everyday clothes may look like in the not too distant future.Who says astronauts can’t be fashionable in the Final Frontier — or at least...
WASHINGTON – The White House is warning Russia against intervening in eastern Ukraine and threatening further sanctions. White House spokesman Jay Carney says there’s strong evidence that some pro-Russian protesters who have taken over...
Hundreds of Hillary Clinton campaign buttons are ready to be shipped to Clinton supporters by Ready For Hillary, a PAC urging Hillary Clinton to run for president in 2016 from its headquarters in Rosslyn, VA. Photo by Astrid Riecken/Getty Images...
Health care enrollment increased by about 1.5 percent, since the launch of the Affordable Care Act a new survey shows. Photo by Andrew Harrer/Getty ImagesWASHINGTON (AP) — A major new survey finds that a growing percentage of Americans gained health...