The first of 888,246 ceramic poppies one for each soldier from Britain and its colonies who died was planted Aug. 5 at the Tower of London, the last today. The site has had 4 million visitors.
Do people with Ebola actually cry tears of blood? What happens if the U.S. Army thinks you might have Ebola? We catch up with science writer David Quammen to discuss truths and myths about the virus.
Alaska's wrestling tournament for small schools will be held next month but not at Anchorage Christian Schools. A complaint about an introductory prayer led to a request to stop the practice.
From videos to Internet magazines, the extremist group has successfully recruited around the world. One of its recent claims: Enslaving women as a prize of war is sanctioned by the Quran.
Celebrity chefs haven't just made us aware of the latest noshing fashions; they have also spread the word about anti-hunger initiatives like those at the innovative DC Central Kitchen.
The veteran Tennessee senator is poised to take a leading role on education in the Republican-controlled Congress.
The number of Americans struggling to afford food has remained stuck near recession-era highs. But a recent Gallup poll suggests things may be starting to get back on track for some.
A designer who has dyslexia has created a font to avoid confusion and add clarity. And two English researchers are making a dictionary that favors meaning over the alphabet.
Rates of colorectal cancer have dropped nationally, thanks to better screening. But people who don't have access to health care are more likely to miss out on screening, and face increased risk.