MORGANTOWN, W.Va. – Junior Ginny Thrasher earned a spot in two finals at the 2018 International Shooting Sport Federation (ISSF) Fort Benning World Cup for Rifle/Pistol, which concluded May 14 at the U.S. Army Marksmanship Unit in Fort Benning, Georgia.
WHO confirms two new coronavirus deaths. What is coronavirus?
The deadly and mysterious coronavirus that first appeared in Saudi Arabia last year has claimed two more victims, bringing the official death toll to 11. The World Health Organization said a...
"Top Of The World"
"In Memory of September 11"_ Although the majority of space in the WTC complex was off-limits to the general public, 1 WTC (North Tower) had a restaurant on ...
What a Wonderful World
Performed by the NYO-USA cello section. See more musician-created videos here: bit.ly/1noR9js. _____________________________________ Each summer, Carn...
What You Need to Know About Canine Enteric Coronavirus
Puppies generally pick up the enteric disease through contact with infected feces. Learn the signs of CCoV and when to worry about it.
Why U.S. continues to fall behind as Asia leads wired world
Americans don't seek change because we don't know what's missing, Harvard professor said.
NIH study shows how MERS coronavirus evolves to infect different species
Evidence suggests that MERS and SARS originated in bats.
NIH Study Shows How MERS Coronavirus Evolves to Infect Different Species
In the past 15 years, two outbreaks of severe respiratory disease were caused by coronaviruses transmitted from animals to humans. In 2003, SARS-CoV (severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus) spread from civets to infect more than 8,000 people, leading to a year-long global public health emergency. MERS-CoV (Middle East respiratory syndrome coronavirus), first identified in 2012, consistently jumps from dromedary camels to people, resulting in periodic outbreaks…
What if the World Survives After All? What if Dallas Leads the Way?
Every once in while, we should take a little trip to the Outermost Thought Ozonosphere, if for no better reason than we need a vacation. And on a recent visit out there, guess what I found! Dallas! At the global cutting edge. No, I mean really. C’mon, I’ll take you...
Graham: What in the world is wrong with this world?
I’ve been in the newspaper business for 27 years now, and I’ve always known something like this was possible. We make 50 percent of our customers mad 100 percent of the time, and all it takes is one nut job to take matters into his or her own hands for tragedy to strike.
The Good, the Bad, and the World
"He causes his sun to rise on the evil and the good…" God sends good to that person who has wronged you just like he sends good to you! How can that be?
Why the world is more at peace
The latest measurement of global peace finds violence was down last year, a sign that more people understand what makes peace – and that it can be inevitable.
What a Wonderful World
Timeline: How the coronavirus put an end to conference tournaments, suspended other sporting events
A timeline of how the coronavirus forced the sports world to come to a stop.
Why the world's biggest countries fail with the World Cup
None of the four most populous countries on the planet made the World Cup this year.
Learn the world of dementia at training event
The public is invited to attend a dementia training on Thursday, May 11, from 12:30 to 4:30 p.m. at Edgewood Vista, 1902 7th Avenue E. in Alexandria.Those especially encouraged to attend are family members or friends of someone with dementia (free), professionals who work with dementia clients ($25)...
How this giraffe mom captivated the world
As giraffe populations dwindle, a live feed of a pregnant giraffe in Animal Adventure Park, a zoo in upstate New York, has enthralled viewers around the globe, perhaps even helping conservation efforts for the vulnerable animals.
Discover the world of ciders, meads and shandys
For the casual wanderer, The Porch appears to be just another historic home tucked off the corner of Caroline and Duval. Once the Porter Mansion, a rod iron fence is shaded by trees and an unassum…
WORLD FOCUS: Global trends and the future
What's behind the world's millionaire boom?
In 2014, the world’s millionaire population grew to 14.6 million, with nearly $57 trillion in wealth. The distribution of wealth for both millionaires and Average Joe's continues to be quite stark.