That's the longest span for one individual to excrete the live virus in history. It's not the norm, that's for certain. But how much of a concern is it in the war to wipe out polio?
Alexandra Kleeman's novel, populated by TV-obsessed characters on a steady diet of Popsicles and oranges, is a controlled exercise in what critic Jason Sheehan calls "terrifying banality."
The natural disaster of Katrina and the man-made tragedy that followed catapulted local figures and obscure federal officials into the spotlight.
Unless a cigarette is safer than others it can't be labeled "natural" or "additive-free", the Food and Drug Administration told three manufacturers.
Donald Trump has put immigration front and center in his campaign. This has placed renewed focus on the confusing question of how to refer to people from Latin America, including those now in the U.S.
"Terracotta Warriors 3D" is a live performance piece centered around the story of China’s first emperor.
The signs at Old Dominion University were criticized for mocking sexual violence against women, and sparked national outrage.
From the Chiquita Banana Girl to the Banana Republic, Alt.Latino takes a knife to the rich, fruit-themed songs that pervade Latin music.
The comedian wrote and stars in Fish in the Dark, a play about rivalries and dysfunction when a family patriarch dies. Originally broadcast March 5, 2015.
Offutt's late father went from running a small insurance agency to writing more than 400 books, mostly pornography. Originally broadcast March 2, 2015.
A former student at an elite prep school is on trial for allegedly raping a freshman girl two days before graduation in 2014.
Only few days after its birth, the smaller of the two newborn panda cubs at the Smithsonian's National Zoo has died.
For 35 years, Dr. Bill Mahon has tended newborns and broken bones, given kids checkups and spinal taps. But luring new doctors with big debt and urban dreams to the redwoods is harder than it sounds.
The incident happened at the World Athletic Championships, where a highly anticipated match-up had pitted Bolt against America's Justin Gatlin.
The majority of immigrants to the United States come legally. More often than not, it's a complicated process that can take many years.
Washington Post reporter Terrence McCoy found that many victims sold their settlements, sometimes for pennies on the dollar.
In a new report sent to Congress, the organization says controversial videos alleging the sale of fetal tissue are "heavily edited" to "significantly distort" actual events and conversations.
Key commodities like oil and copper continue to slide, and could have big implications on domestic and world markets.
Activists are increasingly going after the patients and doctors at abortion clinics – and their personal medical records.
A same-sex couple was denied a license Thursday morning, even after a federal appeals court denied Rowan County Clerk Kim Davis' bid to refuse to issue marriage licenses for religious reasons.