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Germs on a plane are likelier to get under your skin than snakes, and they're most common on a surface that is touched frequently, a new study finds.
A startling new study shows that lowering blood pressure more - with a target of 120 instead of 140 - can cut deaths by 25 percent.
Police have uncovered new clues in the search for the killer of a Dallas dentist, murdered in the parking lot of her upscale apartment complex.
The Syrian who was tripped by a camera operator in Hungary has been identified as a soccer coach whose hometown was destroyed in the civil war.
Australia's prime minister Tony Abbott has been caught out laughing at a joke about climate change in the Pacific.
Investors looking for a safe harbor during current market turmoil may be able to quench their thirst for profits in the fine wine market.
The number of U.S. citizen babies - babies born in the U.S. - to at least one parent who is not in the country legally has dropped, reported Pew Resea
Nintendo's enormously successful Pokémon franchise is coming to mobile devices in a free-to-play, augmented reality game due in 2016.
The activist who attacked U.S. Ambassador Mark Lippert with a knife in March was convicted of attempted murder, South Korea's news agency said.
New York City's first medical marijuana dispensary will open right off Union Square in January, and others are close behind.
Republican Rep. Todd Courser announced his resignation, effective immediately, and was escorted out of the chamber.