While famed American architect Frank Lloyd Wright understandably didn’t live to see the 150th anniversary of his 1867 birth, hundreds of buildings and many more pieces of furniture he designed remain as timeless today as when they were constructed over a century ago. Homes, churches, hotels, and schools designed by Wright remain popular destinations both for architectural professionals and lay people fascinated by his strikingly beautiful designs.
High school football participation may have peaked. That’s the argument I make in a recent analysis for the international sports governance association Play the Game.
Joanie Simpson's was a "very concise, elegant case" of a fascinating condition that research has established as quite real and sometimes fatal.
ISHPEMING, MI (RNN) – A 5-year-old used the money she had saved in her piggy bank to help her friends who couldn’t afford to buy milk during their school’s snack break, her grandmother says.
(RNN) - French scientists believe they have discovered a cause for dyslexia in the eyes of test subjects, and have developed a possible treatment using an LED lamp.
As the PGA Tour Champions rolls into town this week, perhaps no golfer is hotter than Scott McCarron, who is the defending champion at the Dominion Energy Charity Classic, and winner of six tour events in the past two years.
The number one complaint I hear from parents is that their child is picky and won’t eat anything except macaroni and cheese, pizza or chicken nuggets. When I ask about fruits and vegetables, they tell me they only like certain ones. Then I ask, “Have you ever tried feeding them a sweet, ripe mango or other fruit that may not be on their list?” Most often they answer “No.”
Long before the winds of Hurricane Maria reached Puerto Rico, another disaster had been wrenching and scattering the lives of island residents.
We’ve reached the point of the season where, if you’re a fan of a team with designs on reaching the College Football Playoff, it’s important to keep one eye on scores from across the country.
The last thing Rick Dawson expected after a good day of racing at Anderson Speedway was for two experienced drivers to get into a fight and be led away in handcuffs.
States and insurance companies scrambled to raise premiums for insurance plans sold on the Affordable Care Act exchanges Monday, after the White House announced it was ending key federal subsidy payments.
When you see commercials with elite athletes dramatically tearing up the basketball court or drilling long balls to center field, the ever-important question always follows: Is it in you? Well, according to experts, not as much as it should. Doctors say we need 4,700 milligrams daily, but studies show most people aren’t getting enough potassium in their diet.
Incidents of terrorism at entertainment venues worldwide have heightened safety concerns at similar venues across the country. But a recent incident in Minnesota is prompting questions about where the line is between ensuring fans are safe and inconveniencing them to the point where they decide not to return.
More than a third of Americans in a new national survey said they think the heightened focus on diversity at work has overlooked white men, according to the consultancy firm Ernst & Young. Thirty-two percent of male respondents, meanwhile, reported feeling "personally excluded" in the office.
Brittany Harris, more than 7,000 miles away from where her husband was killed in August by a suicide bomber in Afghanistan, wanted his fellow soldiers to share in the joy of a moment he wasn't alive to see.
When Carol Lyons was diagnosed with breast cancer at 46, she was given an option — have one of her breasts removed or undergo a lumpectomy. Being a newlywed and young, she chose the lumpectomy.
SIOUX CITY | The pink putty, rubber bouncy balls and a stretchy purple centipede resting on a wooden table in occupational therapist Kristin Hightree's therapy room at Mercy Medical Center's Pediatric Therapy Clinic look like toys that would certainly be confiscated by teachers or banned from elementary school classrooms, but these "fidgets" can be particularly useful to children with ADHD, ADD, autism or sensory processing disorder.
The Oregon Trail enters eastern Oregon midway between the state’s southern and northern borders, where it heads northwest toward present-day Pendleton. It then turns west to meet the Columbia River east of The Dalles. In the early years, pioneers traveling through eastern Oregon often looped north to present-day Walla Walla, Washington, where a mission offered a place to rest along with access to one of the trail’s few blacksmiths. This detour ended in 1847 following an Indian uprising.
TULSA, Okla. - Robert Zimmerman was born in northern Minnesota, made a name for himself - specifically, Bob Dylan - in Greenwich Village and lives on a Malibu spread when not on perpetual tour.
One of the most promising new cancer treatments involves altering patients' own immune cells to attack blood cancers. But it comes with a big downside: It can cause serious side effects, including high fevers and sharp drops in blood pressure as well as potentially fatal brain swelling.
Cady Mansell has always had a strong sense of fashion. At 9 years old, she likes trying on makeup and painting her nails. She likes shopping trips to Chicago with her fashion-conscious mother. And since she asked for her first bow tie during one of those trips to the mall when she was just 4 years old, Cady has had a thing for snazzy suits.
Parents, teachers and community members can all agree — we want healthy, happy kids. Teachers have endless requirements and curriculum standards to meet, one of which is teaching students some of the basics of nutrition. But nutrition isn't always as straightforward as one might think, especially with kids.
Monticello will be the nation’s 259th coal plant to retire or announce retirement since 2010, “meaning the U.S. is just three plants away from retiring or announcing to retire, half of the coal plants that were operating just seven years ago,” according to a Sierra Club statement.
Federal housing benefits are disproportionately enriching wealthy households, according to a study by Apartment List.
In July, a group of long-time, mostly Latino residents of Los Angeles’s Boyle Heights neighborhood staged protests outside a trendy new coffee shop called Weird Wave Coffee, holding signs that read “Amerikkkano” and “WHITE COFFEE.”
State Attorney General Maura Healey has sued President Donald Trump over his decision to let employers claiming religious or moral objections opt out of health insurance coverage that provides no-cost birth control to women.
As wind turbines crop up along designated military flight training routes, Oklahoma lawmakers met Tuesday to discuss whether they need to implement new laws to help protect the state’s multi-billion dollar aerospace industry.
We know that you and your friends will probably be dressing up this Halloween, but what about your pets? About 16 percent of American families celebrating the holiday will dress up their animal companions, according to the National Retail Federation.
Two women have accused a prominent geologist of sexual harassment in a complaint to Boston University, Science magazine reports. The alleged harassment, which the university is investigating, took place two decades ago during field expeditions to remote parts of Antarctica.
It was going so well for Blue Apron, until it wasn't. The company, which set nationwide trends with its mail-order subscription meal kits, delivering ingredients and instructions to hundreds of thousands of Americans, had valued itself at $3.2 billion weeks before its initial public offering.
LAS VEGAS -- From high above the Las Vegas Strip, the scene of last week's terror was flecked with color. Spots of yellow, blue, white and red dotted the field of the Route 91 Harvest country music festival, a patchwork of phones, clothes, purses, lawn chairs and other belongings 22,000 concertgoers left behind as they ran for their lives.
WASHINGTON - One after another, the women who gathered for a prayer rally on the Mall on Monday said that when they decided to travel to Washington for this event, they had in mind another assembly of women in the same place - the Women's March on the day following the presidential inauguration, which drew massive crowds of protesters in pussycat hats.
In a first-of-its-kind program, the Department of Veterans Affairs will screen all vets who visit its health-care facilities for hunger, asking them whether they've struggled to afford food in the past three months.