A Third of All Locations Designated as the Darkest Places on...

A remote spot in northern Nevada has been named to the list of international dark sky sanctuaries.

Two More States Ban the Sale of Electronic and Tobacco Cigarettes...

Eleven states have passed legislation raising the legal age for purchases of tobacco and electronic cigarette products to 21.

This Is the Single Most Dangerous City in America

New York City used to be a perilous place. In the 1970s and ‘80s, there were between 1,444 and 2,246 murders in the city...

Amazon Offers Free Restaurant Delivery So People Can Binge Watch Shows

Amazon.com has a new promotion. Order in and stream your favorite movies and TV shows all month. It combines two services offered by Amazon Prime.

The Most Popular International Flights

Have you ever wondered how many planes are in the air at a given moment? In 2017, airline companies around the world operated 36.8...

20 Sandwiches (and Fillings) Americans Can’t Stop Eating

By now everybody has probably heard the familiar story about how John Montagu, the Fourth Earl of Sandwich, invented the ubiquitous food item that...

Opioid Prescriptions Are Down, So Why Are They Still Killing Americans?

A new study on prescription opioid use in the United States finds that while dosages and amounts are dropping, longer-term prescriptions and prescriptions lasting longer than 30 days are rising. And Americans continue dying.

These Are the Best Airlines in the World, According to TripAdvisor

The world's best airline for the second year in a row is Singapore Airlines according to a passenger survey published today by TripAdvisor. The best U.S. airline, also for the second straight time, is Southwest.

Famous Inventions Named After Their Creator

All devices, clothes, and even dishes were invented by someone. But many have become so ingrained in our lives that we don’t even spell...

The Best Dogs for People With Allergies

In case you haven't noticed, Americans love dogs! About 36.5% of Americans were part of a dog-loving household -- more than any other pet....