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Trump's scapegoating of Asian Americans is an affront to all Americans

A boy landed in the hospital after being beaten up by his classmates on school grounds. A little girl was pushed off her bike...

American virus deaths at 100,000: What does a number mean?

The fraught, freighted number of this particular American moment is a round one brimming with zeroes: 100,000. A hundred thousands. A thousand hundreds. Five...

Exclusive: Research finds concerning drop in U.S. colorectal cancer screenings and...

(Reuters) - New diagnoses of one of the deadliest cancers fell by one-third in March and April as U.S. physicians and patients halted appointments...

Questions about COVID-19 test accuracy raised across the testing spectrum

For Sarah Bowen, it all started with a sore throat. Not the kind of searing pain she’d feel with strep, she said, but a...

Wild Cockatoos Are Just as Smart as Lab-Raised Ones

When it comes to cognitive testing, the Goffin’s cockatoos at the University of Veterinary Medicine in Vienna are pros.Researchers have tested them on toolmaking,...

Celebrity birthdays for the week of May 31-June 6

Celebrities having birthdays during the week of May 31-June 6 include actress actress Awkwafina, Brooke Shields, playwright-actor Harvey Fierstein and news correspondent Bill MoyersMay...

A Spalike Bathroom Where You Can Hide From It All

When a barrage of bad news, glitchy videoconferences and cramped quarters propel stress levels to new highs, it helps to have a place to...

A Virus-Hunter Falls Prey to a Virus He Underestimated

“This is the revenge of the viruses,” said Dr. Peter Piot, the director of the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine. “I’ve made...

Picky eating linked to demanding parents who limit foods, study says

Demanding that a child eat, or restricting food are associated with some of the pickiest eaters, according to the study, published Tuesday in the...

Death and denial in Brazil’s Amazon capital

MANAUS, Brazil (AP) — As the white van approached Perfect Love Street, one by one chatting neighbors fell silent, covered their mouths and noses...

Into Comedy in a Crisis with Michelle Buteau

The impact of coronavirus has been devastating, but while we wait for a treatment or a vaccine, laughter may be the next best medicine.Comedian,...

Faith, family and plasma: How one man survived 'the horror of...

Room 5 of the COVID-19 critical care unit was largely silent, save for the occasional alarms from machines keeping Ron Panzok alive.Few people entered...

ICU doctor finds time to create, donate wellness bags for health...

After working 27-hour shifts in the intensive care unit of the Brooklyn Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Gayatri Malhotra-Gupta can feel burnt out. But when...

Coronavirus slams couple struggling to feed young daughter

WASHINGTON (AP) — The back door clicked shut behind him and he faced the brick walls of the alley. Roberto, one of tens of...

Tom Brady miracle shot can't prevent defeat to Tiger Woods in...

Tom Brady, an athlete acquainted with magnificent comebacks, pulled off a highlight-reel shot during a made-for-TV charity golf match featuring Tiger Woods, Phil Mickelson...