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Photo by Flickr user malloreigh A team of researchers at North Carolina State University published a study challenging the idea that home-cooked meals are ultimately “better” for the family as a whole. Sociologists and anthropologists by training,...
Photo by Michael Ochs Archives/Getty ImagesComedian and television star Joan Rivers, known for her no-holds-barred approach to comedy, has died, her family said in a statement. She was 81. Joan Rivers began a career in stand-up comedy in the...
Soul singer Al Green is among the five artists receiving this year’s Kennedy Center Honors, national awards that acknowledge people who have made significant contributions to the American arts and culture. Photo by Flickr user kata...
Former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell was convicted of 11 of the 14 counts of corruption. His wife Maureen McDonnell was found guilty on eight counts. Former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell and his wife Maureen McDonnell on Thursday were convicted of...
Some strategies for long term care can give aging Americans the opportunity to live at home. Photo by Getty ImagesWhen Barbara T. made her usual Sunday visit to her mother, she was alarmed to see her 80-year-old mom with a black eye and large...
Plum Island Estuary in Massachusetts is called the “Great Marsh” by locals. The largest remaining salt marsh in the Northeastern U.S., it’s a haven for fish, crabs, birds, plants and shellfish. The marsh is also the center of an ongoing study....