Betsy Lerner writes about joining her 83-year-old mother's weekly bridge club in her new book. Critic Maureen Corrigan calls The Bridge Ladies a "smart and colorful memoir."
The brother of gunman Syed Rizwan Farook was among those taken into custody over what federal prosecutors say was a conspiracy involving a "sham marriage."
Randy Berry says the U.S. is supporting activists worldwide, but is also aware of risks they face. That was driven home with the killing of a gay activist who worked at the U.S. Embassy in Bangladesh.
Jerrod Carmichael says that the complicated family debates on his NBC comedy series are inspired by real life. "I grew up in a household that's very argumentative ... in a very healthy way," he says.
There's growing scientific evidence suggesting that these types of games may improve physical therapy outcomes.
In the new film "The Congressman," actor Treat Williams (left) plays Charlie Winship, a congressman based on Robert Mrazek (right).
Mack is the newest addition to the Maryland Department of Agriculture's apiary inspection team. He uses his superior sniffer to find hives infected with a contagious disease that kills bee colonies.
The GDP expanded by just 0.5 percent, as consumers cut back on spending and businesses made fewer investments.
Two Chicago-area sports journalists gathered the tweets directed at them and asked men to read them to their faces. The result went viral.
Rep. Duncan Hunter sponsored the amendment but voted against it, saying he only wanted to raise questions about women in combat.
Teenagers are having less sex and getting better about using contraceptives, a survey finds. Economic hard times also make it less likely that teens will want to become parents so early in life.
In Colorado this year, 100 students are taking the German language college entrance test – the first step toward attending college there.
The hospital destroyed in Aleppo was backed by Doctors Without Borders and the International Committee of the Red Cross.
Law professor Marci Hamilton says Illinois' call to eliminate the statute of limitations for child sex crimes is part of a national trend.
In the second part of our interview with Richard Plepler, he discusses why the premium cable network picked up "Sesame Street."
The Red Dragon missions are aimed at figuring out what's needed "to land large payloads propulsively on Mars." For now, the plan doesn't include sending astronauts to the red planet.
Opponents say the measures allow discrimination against people who identify as lesbian, gay, bisexual or transgender.
In honor of International Jazz Day, our Throwback Thursday this week revisits five jazz tiny desk concerts that knocked our socks off. Ya dig?
Harper's backing band, The Innocent Criminals, adds dynamism to this live performance.
Alt.Latino offers a view from inside the mixing room, featuring talents you should know.