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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...
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....
Americans could do a better job of practicing neighborly generosity, according to research from the University of Notre Dame. Photo by Flickr user Cubosh. Editor’s Note: When’s the last time you gave your neighbor a cup of sugar or...
Protesters demanding higher wages and unionization for fast food workers block traffic near Times Square on Sept. 4, 2014 in New York City. Protests are planned in more than 150 cities throughout the U.S. today, as workers demand higher wages. Photo...