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The spice saffron comes from the stigmas of these purple flowers. Each blossom yields three stigmas that must be picked by hand. Photo courtesy of Rumi Spice In the mood for some saffron tea or saffron-infused asparagus salad? Kimberly Jung, a...
A female customer’s foot is seen inside a fish pool containing tiny carp, or Garra Rufa fish, which feed off the dead skin from feet to soften them before a pedicure at Yvonne’s Hair and Nail Salon in Alexandria in Virginia, September 13...
Watch Video | Listen to the AudioHARI SREENIVASAN: News from Washington tonight that, for nearly two decades, during the 1980s and ’90s, top FBI forensic investigators routinely gave flawed testimony, overstating the evidence they had against...
Credit: Lisa Overton/NewsHour Weekend In spite of its reputation for conservatism, Texas’ laws regarding the open carry of handguns have long been closer to those of blue states like California and Illinois. But now, with the success of recent...
Used syringes are discarded at a needle exchange clinic in St. Johnsbury, Vermont. In late March, Indiana Gov. Mike Pence declared a public health emergency and issued an executive order suspending a state law prohibiting needle exchanges. Credit:...
A Photograph of rescue teams on the capsized hill of USS Oklahoma seeking crew members during the attack of Pearl Harbor on Dec. 7, 1941. Credit: Fotosearch/Getty Images The remains of hundreds of unaccounted-for Pearl Harbor service members will be...