Spanish opera star Placido Domingo will be honored as the Latin Recording Academy’s person of the year in November, during a fundraiser on the eve of the Latin Grammy awards […]
The Vatican’s Apostolic Library is reopening to scholars following a three-year, euro9-million ($11.5- million) renovation to install climate-controlled rooms for its precious manuscripts and state-of-the-art security measures to prevent theft […]
Researchers investigated just under 2,800 people with bowel cancer and just under 3,000 healthy people, matched for age, sex, and residential locality. All participants completed food frequency and lifestyle questionnaires […]
An ultralight, gas-powered car that can get 102 miles per gallon is among the winners of the $10 million Automotive X Prize, a contest to develop highly efficient, production-ready vehicles.
Mexico looked beyond its drug war to throw a 200th birthday bash celebrating a proud history, whimsical culture and resilience embodied in the traditional independence cry: “Viva Mexico!”
A HIGH-rise apartment building bearing the image of an indigenous leader is set to become one of Melbourne’s most dramatic landmarks. The proposed Portrait building, earmarked for the old Carlton […]
Scientists in the UK say they have devised a new ultra-sensitive test which can diagnose the presence of the tuberculosis bacterium in one hour. The test has been developed by […]