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Usain Bolt: The man behind the medals

Behind the showmanship, the blur of fast times and the resultant gold rush, who is the real Usain Bolt?

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How to talk politics at your family Thanksgiving meal this year

If you see the conversation starting to tip into potentially hazardous territory, don't be afraid to take the wheel. "Try to guide the conversation back into safer territory," Senning says. "That's usually a host's prerogative, but anybody can do it, and any talented conversationalist will recognize safe territory."

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Vitamin D doesn't prevent disease for most, study says

Vitamin D supplements do not help prevent disease for the majority of people, according to a new study published Wednesday in the British Medical Journal.

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Selena Gomez returns to powerful spotlight

Selena Gomez has been off the scene for a while, but she came back Sunday night to share her heart.

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Soul singer Sharon Jones dead at 60

Sharon Jones, the lead singer with the band Dap-Kings, has died at the age of 60.

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Janelle Monae on 'Moonlight' and 'Hidden Figures'

Janelle Monae is someone you'll be seeing a lot of this year.

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There's a reason turkey (the bird) and Turkey (the country) share a name

When the guests around your Thanksgiving table are busy stuffing their bellies, here's one way to break the lull in conversation: dazzle them with some tasty turkey trivia.

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Is that you, Snapchat? Instagram rolls out ephemeral messages

Instagram is going after Snapchat again, but this time it's targeting its core concept.

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11/21/2016: HBCU Round UP

For your daily dose of sports in the world of historically black colleges and universities. Be sure to check out the 'HBCU-RoundUp' online with Phinesse Demps of the Baltimore Times.

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AT&T customers can now send texts via Amazon Echo

Users of Amazon Echo's smart speaker can now tell its built-in assistant Alexa to handle your text messages. That is, if you're an AT&T customer.

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Obamacare: What should stay, and what should go?

Calling it "a fraud," "horrible" and "a disaster," President-elect Donald Trump said that rolling back Obamacare and replacing it with a "much less expensive" alternative is top priority for his administration.

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2016 American Music Awards top moments and winners

The 2016 American Music Awards brought out the biggest names in music Sunday night at Los Angeles' Microsoft Theater.

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11/19/16: Weekend HBCU RoundUP

For your daily dose of sports in the world of historically black colleges and universities. Be sure to check out the 'HBCU-RoundUp' online with Phinesse Demps of the Baltimore Times.

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Apple will fix iPhone 6 Plus devices with 'Touch Disease'

Apple is recognizing that "Touch Disease" is a thing.

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685 Harvard Business School women 'disavow' fellow grad Steve Bannon

Women graduates of Harvard Business School heartily disapprove of fellow alum Steve Bannon.

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The world's best hotels, according to the experts

If anyone knows how to make a hotel stay exquisitely perfect, it's the people who make it their life's work.

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Shoppers guide to avoiding toxic chemicals

As you're poring over the holiday ads from major retailers to make your wish list, environmental activists want you to consider more than price when you shop.

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11/18/16: HBCU Round-Up

For your daily dose of sports in the world of historically black colleges and universities. Be sure to check out the 'HBCU-RoundUp' online with Phinesse Demps of the Baltimore Times.

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Want to visit Europe? That's gonna cost you €5

Planning a European holiday? Get ready for some extra paperwork. And a new fee.

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Starbucks, Gap, Nike and others demand Trump to stand by climate deal

If President-elect Donald Trump is going to go soft on climate change regulations, big business is going to put up a big stink.

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