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A study published this week in the American Journal of Public Health shows that obese people are statistically unlikely to lose weight and keep it off. “The probability of attaining normal weight or maintaining weight loss is low,” the...
Items left at a memorial at the Armed Forces Career Center are seen in Chattanooga, Tennessee, on July 17, 2015. Four U.S. Marines were killed on Thursday by Muhammad Abdulazeez, who opened fire at two military offices in Chattanooga before being...
Muslim communities around the world gathered on Friday and Saturday to celebrate Eid al-Fitr, the Festival of Fast-Breaking. A child enjoys a ride in an amusement park during Eid al-Fitr celebrations in Baghdad on July 17, 2015. Photo by Thaier al-...
Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton greets audience members at a campaign launch party in Concord, New Hampshire, June 15, 2015. Campaigning in Iowa, Clinton has focused criticism on the Republican contenders, rather than on fellow...
U.S. Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump arrives for a news conference at the Family Leadership Summit in Ames, Iowa on July 18, 2015. Photo by Jim Young/Reuters AMES, Iowa  — Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump...
Martin Fletcher: A sea of white. Karate teachers from all over Israel, men and women – Jews, Muslims, Christians, Druze, Bedouin – together for a karate master class on the shores of the Mediterranean, north of Tel Aviv. The attraction…...