U.S. Life Expectancy Rises to All-Time High of Nearly 78 Years

Americans are living longer than ever before as deaths from heart disease and cancer drop, the government reported Wednesday. A baby born today in the...

The World’s Most Powerful Women

Forbes' Power Women list isn't about celebrity or popularity; it's about influence. Queen Rania of Jordan (No. 75), for instance, is perhaps the most...

Obama Says a Prayer: Asks for 1,000 Rabbis’ Help On Health Care

Jodi Kantor of the New York Times reports: He has cited statistics. He has held town hall meetings. Now President Obama has turned to Jewish...

Video: Huckabee in Israel Saying What Has to Be Said

Former Governor of Arkansas and 2008 GOP presidential candidate, Mike Huckabee, visited the Gush Katif Museum today. In Israel for a tour of...

New York Dealers Pull Out of Cash for Clunkers Program, Claim they Can Not...

A New York dealership group says hundreds of its members have left the Cash for Clunkers program, citing delays in getting reimbursed by the...

NYC Hopes to Lure in U.S. Tourists with Airfare Deals

New York City tourism officials are hoping to lure some extra visitors this fall with a new campaign targeted at residents of Los Angeles,...

Fake Backing: Brooklyn Councilman Boasts Campaign Endorsements He Didn’t Receive

A Brooklyn city councilman running for reelection is boasting of a slew of endorsements - that he never received. Campaign literature for Councilman Kendall...

Actor in Swine Flu Ad Catches Swine Flu

The actor from a popular UK public service announcement about how to avoid swine flu ... has been diagnosed with swine flu. In the...

Book: We Are All Liars

By Michelle Burford On average, people tell three lies every 10 minutes -- from "I was just about to call you" and "You've lost weight!"...

1-800-Clunkers? Florist Keeps Getting Car Calls

The government is giving cash for clunkers. It isn't sending flowers. Still, a small-town florist in central Illinois has been fielding hundreds of calls a...