‘It’s about time’: Cypress Hill’s longtime cannabis proponent B-Real on legalization measures sweeping America

B-Real is feeling vindicated these days. The Cypress Hill rapper, born Louis Freese, has long been one of the most high-profile cannabis proponents, recording...

Johnson & Johnson vaccine: EU regulator says blood clot very rare side effect

"One plausible explanation for the combination of blood clots and low blood platelets is an immune response, leading to a condition similar to one...

Covid-19: Suicide rate ‘did not rise during first lockdown’

Separate research published last week in the Lancet Psychiatry looking at suicide rates from 21 mainly high income countries, such as Australia, Canada, Germany,...

Solo travel guide to Idaho

If any state in the Lower 48 is still wild, it’s Idaho. With five million acres of designated wilderness plus nine million acres of...

Luke Bryan wins top ACM Award, but female acts own the night

NEW YORK (AP) — Carrie Underwood brought the Academy of Country Music Awards to church. Maren Morris won the most awards of the night,...

‘American Idol’ fans protest ‘silly and unfair’ Comeback twist: ‘Enormous insult’

Monday on American Idol Season 19, what Ryan Seacrest called the “biggest shakeup in Idol history” took place. Ten “familiar faces” from last year...

Covid in Uttar Pradesh: Coronavirus overwhelms India’s most populous state

With 240 million people, Uttar Pradesh is India's most populous state. Home to every sixth Indian, if it was a separate country, it would...

Covid contracts: PPE fixer who was Tory donor named in admin error

"It's of profound public importance that we discover who has benefited from the special arrangements put in place, who has benefited from the billions...

The meal that takes me back to Lesbos – plus the recipe

Lesbos is Greece’s third-largest island, sitting in the Aegean Sea just 16 miles off the Turkish coast. It’s a breathtakingly beautiful place, with long...

Table Mountain wildfires burn down Cape Town university library

A wildfire that began on Cape Town’s iconic Table Mountain Sunday morning has now spread to the University of Cape Town (UCT). So far,...