Mass hysteria surrounding the notorious witch-trials at Salem is vividly re-created but the question of 'why' still lingers
The jam was caused by emergency crews calling in a helicopter after a traffic accident
The twin blasts killed three people and wounded more than 260 others at the end of the city's marathon in April 2013
Dale Mortensen shared the 2010 Nobel Prize in Economics for developing innovative methods to analyse unemployment and labour markets. He started out by wanting to know why some people remained unemployed when businesses had jobs they could not fill, and he wondered why similar jobs could have significantly different salaries.
After early technical issues that gave ammunition to right-wing critics, enrollments for the medical insurance have surged in December - but will it continue?
Hundreds of strangers on Facebook have helped Hallie Twomey with her mission
Michael and Martin have had their picture taken with Father Christmas every year since 1980, now they are getting their children in on the act
A recent study has drawn links between mass culls or poaching of elephant herds and elephant psychological trauma
The work has become the most expensive printed book in the world
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Palm-sized cubes use flywheels and magnets to snap together with future applications including emergency repairs and configurable furniture
Gems from the canon of Norman Rockwell, whose depictions of post-war America still conjure nostalgia for a seemingly simpler, more optimistic time, are bound for the auction block at Sotheby’s in New York. The collection offers a perfect sampling of Rockwell’s iconic style that seems almost photographic in its detail, capturing ordinary moments and rituals in the daily life in America six decades ago. They are among seven works that will go under the hammer on 4 December and were each commissioned as covers for the Saturday Evening Post.
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Woman allegedly falsely claimed to have sustained a brain injury from the attack
$61 million will be distributed among victims on Sunday
Grand jury charges 19-year-old over twin explosions that killed three and injured more than 260 in US city on April 15