The writer of the 1987 thriller disliked the ending that Hollywood put on the movie. A new live adaptation addresses his concerns—but doesn't fix the deeper problem with the story.
Her performance as rancher Leslie Lynnton dismantled stereotypes about women and minorities when it graced screens nearly 60 years ago.
As a 22-year-old military aide, Beate Sirota Gordon gave Japan's new founding document its own version of the Equal Rights Amendment.
Missed diagnoses in hospital intensive care units may result in as many deaths per year as breast cancer.
"Do as I say, not as I do" just doesn't work in medicine.
A tale of two storms: this weekend's hurricane, and the turmoil in Washington, D.C.
As countless creatures remain undocumented, a study offers an answer to a longstanding scientific mystery
Two journalists find a perfect marriage theme in the trappings of print media, from typewriters to notebook-and-pen party favors
Madelyn Pugh Davis, pioneering television writer, author, and role model for women everywhere, has passed away at the age of 90
What you need to understand about the situation as it unfolds
Amid anxieties over the prospect of nuclear disaster, we should pause and mourn the thousands of dead in Japan
News reports about the nuclear accidents in Japan are using "meltdown" indiscriminately, creating excessive fear
The accident at the Fukushima Daiichi power plant, and the government's clumsy response, both resemble the 1979 U.S. nuclear disaster
As the car darling of the 2011 Detroit auto show, can this electric vehicle change American driving habits?
The founding administrator of the EPA is concerned about the agency's work now that the Republicans have assumed control of the House
A new study reveals the polarization of voters on this issue. How will the coming elections affect the bill?
The man who took on tobacco in the 1960s reflects on how smoking culture has changed since the days of Mad Men
This week the scientific father of the test-tube baby won the Nobel. A look at how in vitro fertilization has affected parenthood.
Some grumble that Earl was over-hyped, but it's better to be safe than sorry
A dispatch from the island as the community awaits the storm