In a culture that is suffering epidemics in obesity and diabetes, a lot of stories have emerged.. some are based in science, some folk practice, and others... well, they may have a little snake oil to them.
WASHINGTON -- John Tayman who runs the satiric sports site the "Bang Cartoon Radio Hour" breaks down the NBA playoffs, the Taylor Swift effect on the NHL, and why it's perfectly fine if Redskins Quarterback Robert Griffin III "spanks" the Dallas Cowboys.
This look through the Prism may be furry, and in need of an honorary medical degree.... While it's been known for a while that chimpanzees will seek out herbs to treat diseases and bees are virtual chemists it turns out that the animal kingdom may be a bit more like an animal med school than a feifdom.
Alina Tsarnaeva, sister of the two brothers suspected of setting off two bombs which killed three and injured 170 at this year's Boston Marathon voiced confusion saying “No I’m not okay – no one is okay right now.”
The final tally was 54- 46. Only four Republicans crossed party lines on a bill designed to increase gun control in the United States in the wake of tragedies at Newtown, Conneticutt, Aurora, Colorado; and elsewhere.
In the aftermath of Monday's terror attack at the Boston Marathon, Voice of Russia presents a three-nation panel to take an in depth look at the psychology, tools and impact of terrorism today around the world.
WASHINGTON -- From man's first flight to his first steps on the moon, typewriters to laptops, or even George Gershwin to Kanye West, the 20th Century has seen tremendous changes in cultural, scientific and political realms.
WASHINGTON -- Last March, Robert Bales, a decorated combat veteran allegedly left his base and went on two rampages killing civilian women and children in Afghanistan. Now, defense attorneys have revealed that Bales had been diagnosed with Post Traumatic Distress Disorder prior to the Kandahar province massacre.
WASHINGTON – As the New Year quickly approaches, there are many reasons to look back on the past year, including stories that were missed in the media and more specifically missed due to the framing of stories and varying forms of censorship.