More older Americans are going online, but many seniors don't have the resources, devices or skills to navigate the Web. One pilot program is giving tablets and training to seniors to help them combat isolation while staying safe online.
The question of categorizing art by ethnicity or gender is at the center of a very public debate surrounding a new show at the Smithsonian called "Our America: The Latino Presence in American Art."
President Obama's weakened political standing and the upcoming 2014 elections complicate the future of the historic agreement with Iran.
Soon after their marriage, Josh and Alissa Ruxin moved to Rwanda to pursue work in international development and global health.
The Ruxins expected to work in the field, helping to deal with the issues caused by a long civil war. But now, from their restaurant in the heart of Kigali, the Ruxins are able to aid their community by offering gourmet food and jobs.
"My biggest critics of (international) aid is 'why isn't it helping to start up small and medium sized enterprises?'," asks Ruxin. "Why isn't it providing fanancing to start up places like Heaven Restaurant?"
In his book, A Thousand Hills to Heaven: Love, Hope, and a Restaurant in Rwanda, Ruxin tells how Heaven, his restaurant, enables him and his wife to help dozens of people in their community.
"And it's not aid," says Ruxin. "It's a business."
People's genes can affect how they'll respond to blood thinners and cancer drugs. But inaccurate results can lead to bad medical decisions. Regulators are pushing back against a company that has been among the most aggressive in marketing personal genetic testing directly to consumers.
At Thanksgiving, some Americans in Chile get a taste of home — by gathering to be grateful together.
And this final note to dispel some Thanksgiving Day myths: All that tryptophan in turkey, does not make you sleepy.
Aaron Carroll is a professor of pediatrics at the Indiana University School of Medicine and he says people may be sleepy from the size of the meal, or the wine, or tired from a family argument.
But it's not the turkey's fault.
For this week's Sandwich Monday, we try the "Love Sandwich," inspired by a sandwich Oprah makes for Stedman. Will it be one of our Favorite Things?
Derrick Rose, the Chicago Bulls guard who missed all of last season after knee surgery, has injured his other knee and will miss the rest of the current NBA season. The Bulls say Rose had "successful surgery" Monday to repair a torn medial meniscus in his right knee.