| Jun 27, 2013
| 7:39 AM
NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - People who have more than a couple of alcoholic drinks every day tend to have more complications after surgery than teetotalers or light drinkers, according to a review of past studies.
The analysis confirms that "alcohol...
| Jun 9, 2013
| 11:23 PM
The third season of HBO's lavish fantasy “Game of Thrones” concluded with a stunning finale Sunday — though it would […]...
| Apr 26, 2013
| 2:30 PM
Total time: About 1 1/2 hours, plus rising times
Servings: 24 (makes 4 individual kringle, with 6 servings each)
Note: Adapted from Henrik Gram of Hygge Bakery in L.A. This is a typical Danish pastry found in most bakeries in Denmark. There are...
| Apr 4, 2013
| 3:14 PM
In their recent consideration of legislation banning same-sex marriage, some Supreme Court justices expressed uninformed concern over how little we know about the long-term impact of such unions.
Justice Anthony Kennedy said that because same-sex...
| Mar 15, 2013
| 11:09 PM
Caroline Wozniacki made it back to the BNP Paribas Open women's final at Indian Wells on Friday night, fighting her way through a 2-hour 28-minute marathon that was mostly distinguishable by moonballs and service breaks.
Eighth-seeded Wozniacki of...
| Feb 8, 2013
| 1:17 PM
NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - A review of the existing evidence finds it to be inconclusive about whether omega-3 fatty acids taken by mothers during pregnancy boost their kids' brain development early in life.
"There are so many trials where pregnant...
| Feb 11, 2013
| 1:45 PM
NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - For nearsighted children in Denmark, vision deteriorated faster when days were shortest and more slowly during the summer months, according to a new study looking into whether daylight may slow kids' vision loss.
| Jun 12, 2013
| 8:30 AM
ANNECY -- Superights Family Entertainment, a new French film-TV sales company launched by Axone Invest and Superprod, is making its market bow at Annecy's Intl. Animation Film Market (MIFA), which kicked off Wednesday, introducing buzzed-up TV series...
| Jun 13, 2013
| 12:30 PM
"Breaking Bad" took the drama series prize and the show's Bryan Cranston was named top drama actor at the Golden Nymphs Awards, which were handed out at the Monte Carlo Television Festival Thursday.
The honor for an actress in a drama skein went to Sofie...
| Jan 30, 2013
| 1:39 PM
Chef Richard Rosendale and his dream team of mentors -- including Chicago-based Alinea/Next chef Grant Achatz, Thomas Keller (The French Laundry, Per Se) and Daniel Boulud (Daniel) -- traveled to Lyon, France, with the goal of Team USA winning its first-...
| Feb 2, 2013
| 1:05 PM
Par•a•dise [par-uh-dahys, -dahyz] a state of supreme happiness; bliss.
If there is a paradise, I imagine there will be ample parking and meters that never run out; no taxes, co-pays, high-premium health insurance or any need for guns....
| Feb 4, 2013
| 11:36 AM
Lonely Planet's "Food Lover's Guide to the World" ($39.99) is not the sort of book one tosses in a carry-on or backpack along with a toothbrush and passport. It measures roughly 9 by 11 inches and weighs more than 3 pounds.
Yet it's a must-have for...