| Jan 25, 2012
| 12:54 PM
To state the obvious, it's not always easy. Check that: It's never easy.
Yet Timothy Parker, Chris Lee and Dwayne Walker, three of the best on Hampton's wrestling team, aren't complaining. Sure, they'd like a little more sleep during the week and a...
| Apr 25, 2012
| 7:15 AM
During a Tuesday night appearance on "Late Night with Jimmy Fallon," President Obama did what no other president has done before: He slow jammed the news.
Obama stepped in for news anchor Brian Williams -- who usually does the segment -- to slow jam...
| Apr 26, 2012
School Activities/Clubs: AP Physics; AP Economics; AP Biology; AP French; AP English; AP Chemistry; AP Calculus BC; AP World History; AP U.S. History; AP Statistics; Stanford Education Program for Gifted Youth, math; UCI: multivariable...
| Mar 6, 2012
| 5:29 PM
Drunk Facebook pictures and racy wall posts. You might rely on privacy settings to block potential employers and admissions committees from seeing them.
But now, you might want to take it a step further. Because as part of a background check, some...
| Mar 7, 2012
Forget about setting high privacy controls and de-tagging yourself on Facebook, you may not be able to have as much control as to what your employers or colleges see on your social media accounts.
Since pretty much everyone is on some type of social...
| Mar 28, 2012
| 1:42 PM
NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Studies have hinted that diet-soda lovers could face higher risks of diabetes and heart disease, but new findings suggest that overall diet may be what matters most in the end.
Several studies have found that people who...
| Apr 1, 2012
| 8:45 AM
NEW YORK (Reuters) - Sean Chua expected the hunt for his first job after college to be tough. After all, he watched his brother struggle to find a position when he graduated back in 2008.
But his fears were unwarranted. The 21-year-old justice major at...
| Jun 21, 2010
When American kids reflect upon their childhoods decades from now, snacks may figure more prominently in their memories—and around their waists—than meals shared around a table.
From 1977 to 2006, American children have added 168 snack...
| May 28, 2009
When older people start dating, they run into many of the same heart-pounding issues as the young, trying to decide when it's time to talk - and when to make love.
That's the word from older singles such as Emily Gordon, 73, a Carrboro, N.C., resident...
| Jul 22, 2009
If you're a woman in your 50s, you've probably had the pep talk from your doctor: You need more exercise. It needs to be weight-bearing to guard against osteoporosis. Walking is great, but it's not enough.
So how much and what kind of exercise do you...
| Nov 4, 2009
Obesity appears to be a risk factor on a par with pregnancy for developing complications from an infection with pandemic H1N1 influenza, according to the most comprehensive look yet at swine flu hospitalizations.
About a quarter of those hospitalizations...
| Nov 7, 2009
Teenagers and young adults suffering from severe, scarring acne may ultimately lose the most effective treatment for the condition.
FOR THE RECORD:
Accutane's side effects: An article in Saturday's Section A about the possibility of...