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Just in time for the Super Bowl, the N.F.L has some good news to report: the number of concussions being suffered by its players is going down. According to an announcement made in Phoenix yesterday, concussions fell 25 percent this season compared...
Despite the celebrity frenzy, Sundance is still about the movies. Arts correspondent Jeffrey Brown talked with Kris and Joe Swanberg, husband and wife, both directors, both with films at the film fest this year. Photo by Steve Mort“Look, it...
The boat that carried Winston Churchill’s body during his funeral in 1965, named the ‘Havengore’, recreated its route from 50 years ago, traveling from the Tower of London to Westminster, where a wreath was cast into the River...
Census classification for Middle Eastern and North African Americans could help the often-marginalized groups gain a stronger presence in politics. Photo by ReutersDETROIT — The federal government is considering allowing those of Middle Eastern and...
Shake Shake’s double cheeseburger. Photo by Flickr user Lucas Richarz. New York’s Shake Shack, the “modern ‘roadside’ burger stand” went global Friday morning, pricing individual shares of its initial public...
Image courtesy of Disney. It was only a matter of time before Princess Elena of Avalor graced the living rooms of children around the United States. Disney’s new princess has the same almond eyes, tiny waist and waist-length hair as her predecessors...