Elizabeth Taylor, the actress whose sultry screen persona, stormy personal life and enduring fame and glamour made her one of the last of the old-fashioned movie stars and a template for the modern celebrity, died Wednesday.
Could a national dish have fueled the victory against the Moors in northern Spain?
A Christian Science perspective: Lessons in forgiveness from the people of Sierra Leone after the atrocities of civil war.
Pinetop Perkins, an old school bluesman with the gravelly voice, for years had played the rickety bars among the cotton fields of the Mississippi Delta, and toured far beyond them with rock pioneer Ike Turner in the 1950s.
A Christian Science perspective: Insights on how even when circumstances seem out of control, God's provision for each of us does not fail.
Charlie Sheen: sources close to Charlie Sheen say the actor has been offered his job back, but will fans ever see Sheen on Two and A Half Men after all that has happened?
Rear-facing car seats have been identified as a safer solution for children less than 2 years old. The new recommendation found that parents had been putting their children in rear-facing car seats until they turned one, but recommended they continue until the children are 2 years old, or no longer fit.
Members of the Fixers' Collective help New Yorkers repair their broken stuff at no charge, for the sheer joy of it.
Even as the government of Zimbabwe trumpets hostility to whites, a foreign resident of the country recalls how well she has been treated by locals.
Thinking her son is intrigued by freedom, a mother struggles to explain the concept in 5-year-old terms.
Two new television shows on the Oprah Winfrey Network (OWN), a creative retelling of 'Camelot', a web plugin that blocks all references to Charlie Sheen, and more recommendations.
Retired dairy farmers, they were no strangers to muck as they helped revive the marsh of Louisiana after Hurricane Katrina and the Gulf oil spill.
On a train ride across Turkmenistan, two women share a sleeping car and concerns.
'The Hobbit': Hollywood studio funding problems, a threatened actors' boycott and ulcer surgery for Jackson have plagued pre-production on the $500 million, two-movie project.