Teenagers and young adults who frequently use marijuana may be hurting their brainpower, according to studies about pot and adolescence presented today at the American Psychological Association's annual convention.
Departing House Majority Leader Eric Cantor said he will quit Congress altogether in August, ending a once-promising political career in a bid to give his successor a chance for an early turn in office.
NASA is reporting significant progress identifying potential asteroids where astronauts could land as part of a Mars mission, even as skeptics in Congress say the moon would make a better stepping stone.
His main focus is on a half-dozen issues that he believes have been wrongly decided or avoided — issues that can best be addressed by altering a document that's been amended only 18 times in history, and just once since he joined the court in 1975.
On Saturday afternoon, after a tough game against North Carolina State in the ACC Tournament, Duke coach Mike Krzyzewski made some complementary comments in favor of his recently defeated opponent, and in the process, slandered the resume of the A10 conference.
Dennis Rodman may be the highest-profile American tourist to visit North Korea. But thousands of others have ventured to the reclusive nation in the past two decades. And travel opportunities are gradually increasing for foreign visitors with a taste for the unusual.
A snowstorm dumped up to a foot of snow in the Midwest before moving over the Northeast, blanketing the region and unloading nearly 2 feet of snow north of Boston. Freezing temperatures with below-zero wind chills in some places complicated life for...