(The Conversation is an independent and nonprofit source of news, analysis and commentary from academic experts.) Lincoln Larson, North Carolina State University (THE CONVERSATION) Hunting is a seasonal ritual for more than 11 million Americans…
Although feeding wild birds in the spring and summer can have negative consequences, feeding them during the cold days and nights of late fall and winter is good for the birds.
Have you received a preapproved offer in the mail this holiday season that looks like a check, made out to you and ready to cash? Before you rush to the bank, visions of presents dancing…
WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. retail sales increased a slight 0.2% in November, as strong sales tied to holiday shopping were offset by lower gasoline prices. Excluding gas, however, the Commerce Department said Friday that last…
As politicians haggle at a U.N. climate conference in Poland over ways to limit global warming, the industries and machines powering our modern world keep spewing their pollution into the air and water.
WASHINGTON (AP) — US retail sales increased a slight 0.2% in November; holiday shopping gains offset by lower gasoline prices.
An ESPN investigation of food-safety inspections at professional baseball, football, basketball and hockey venues determined Nationals Park and FedEx Field ranked among those with the highest violation rates in the country.
The National Park Service has bought the home in Atlanta, Georgia, where Martin Luther King Jr. was born in 1929. Congress declared the home a National Historic Site in 1980, and the National Park Service began offering tours of it in 1982.
Carnival Cruise Line plans to launch the first cruise ship with a roller coaster on board.
(The Conversation is an independent and nonprofit source of news, analysis and commentary from academic experts.) Mónica Alejandra Ramírez, Universidad de los Andes ; Manuel Lequerica Tamara, University of Sydney, and Pablo Stevenson, Universidad de…
(The Conversation is an independent and nonprofit source of news, analysis and commentary from academic experts.) Carly McCann, University of Massachusetts Amherst and Donald T. Tomaskovic-Devey, University of Massachusetts Amherst (THE CONVERSATION) The #MeToo and…
Wine expert Scott Greenberg said that there’s still time to find just the right gift for wine-loving friends and family members on your shopping list and have it delivered in time for Christmas.
The Virginia War Memorial will host a special program focused on how families celebrated the holidays during World War II.
If you want to enter, be sure to come up with a good explanation of how you would spend your year without your smartphone. Include the hashtags #nophoneforayear and #contest.
Winter’s gray skies and arctic winds send many vacationers running toward the equator this time of year, where swimsuits replace snow boots and chapped skin can soak in sun rays. But not every winter escape needs to involve a sandy beach and a tan.
The three-part series "The making of Marion Barry" looks at how the future mayor got his start in the civil rights movement, how he became a power player in the city and his enduring legacy.
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