Originally published on Tue July 29, 2014 5:15 pm
A few weeks ago, we took a look at nonverbal greetings around the world. In Japan, they bow. Ethiopian men touch shoulders. And some in the Democratic Republic of the Congo do a type of head knock.
But the American fist bump stood apart from the rest.
Originally published on Tue July 29, 2014 3:38 pm
The way American doctors are trained needs to be overhauled, an expert panel recommended Tuesday, saying the current $15 billion system is failing to produce the medical workforce the nation needs.
Originally published on Tue July 29, 2014 4:35 pm
At this point, you've surely decided that you've watched more than enough Internet remakes of Pharrell's infectious anthem to felicity, "Happy."
Originally published on Tue July 29, 2014 4:19 pm
This post was updated at 4 p.m. ET:
President Obama announced a new round of economic sanctions against Russia's banking, energy and defense sectors on Tuesday.
"Because we're closely coordinating our actions with Europe, the sanctions we're announcing today will have an even bigger bite," Obama said on the South Lawn of the White House.
Originally published on Tue July 29, 2014 2:31 pm
It's a painful dilemma for seriously ill Medicare patients: To receive the extra support, counseling and care provided by the program's hospice benefit, they have to agree to stop receiving curative treatment for their disease.