Brittany Maynard ended her own life at her home in Portland
2014-11-03 06:17:39 UTC
Brittany Maynard, who became the public face of the controversial right-to-die movement over the last few weeks, ended her own life Saturday at her home in Portland, Oregon. She was 29.
"Goodbye to all my dear friends and family that I love. T...
Survey Shows Americans are Pretty Ignorant About the News
2014-10-29 22:12:13 UTC
Americans aren't terribly knowledgeable about current events, and young people tend to know even less about what's happening in the news than their parents and grandparents.
That's the finding of a new survey by the Pew Research Center for the ...
Germany has around 1,200 different types of sausage
2014-10-15 04:59:17 UTC
Germany is a nation of startling diversity and its regional specialities represent centuries of history. Germany's many varieties of beer and sausage are still evolving and emerging.
1. Riots broke out over the price of beer in Bavaria...
Siri Hustvedt on style: Outside the mirror
2014-10-03 18:14:17 UTC
It is a peculiar truth that I see far less of myself than other people do. I can see my fingers typing when I look down at them. I can examine my shoes, the details of a shirt cuff, or admire a pair of new tights on my legs while I am sitting down...
Jimmy Carter on the road for 'A Call to Action'
2014-09-15 17:53:39 UTC
Diaal News - Former President Jimmy Carter is on an impressive publicity tour as he promotes his new book, “A Call to Action: Women, Religion, Violence, and Power." The book addresses worldwide discrimination and violence against women and girls, ...
Tragic Suicide in Case of Michael Schuhmachers Medical File Theft
2014-09-17 18:05:19 UTC
The night after his arrest a man has been found dead in his cell at the Zurich police prison. The man was Rega (Air Rescue) employee who allegedly stole the medical records of Michael Schumacher. On Wednesday, the Public Prosecutor had planned to...