The hills surrounding the lakes are fertile ground and the area's wines are racking up coveted awards. But it's still tough to buy a bottle: The Finger Lakes wines face tough competition from better-known wines, and only a few of the local...
Gilad Shalit's captivity had been a wrenching issue for Israel for more than five years. On Tuesday, Shalit was freed from the Gaza Strip and returned home, and in turn, Israel released nearly 500 imprisoned Palestinians.
The use of the synthetic stimulants that cause paranoid, psychotic, often violent behavior has reached epidemic proportions in Maine and has impaired its police departments and emergency rooms. Last month, the state tightened laws, but addict Shane...
Throughout his bus tour in the South, the president has pushed his American Jobs Act and hammered at the competing Republican plan. The GOP strategy, which many of the Republican presidential contenders have adopted, relies heavily on lower tax...
Expanded guidelines from the American Academy of Pediatrics recommend that parents remove blankets, bumpers, pillows, and toys from a baby's crib to protect them against suffocation and other threats.
Barnes, a three-time finalist, was a favorite for the prize, winning for his novel about a man in his 60s who receives an unexpected bequest.
How to explain Herman Cain's ascent among Republican presidential candidates?Perhaps a partial reason is that he so far evokes more positive than negative responses among Republicans and GOP leaning independents in a Pew Research Center/...
More than three million gallons of crude oil may be threatening California's central coast from a 1941 shipwreck of an oil tanker. A group is now out to determine just how much of an environmental threat the Montebello poses from 900 feet...
Analysis by the Tax Policy Center found that under Herman Cain's tax overhaul plan, millionaires would receive a 15 percent tax break, while those making less than $10,000 a year would see the highest percent increase.
Researchers use magnets to make a superconducting, super-cooled puck levitate.