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Want to reduce inflammation? Eat handful of nuts everyday!

Researchers have found that greater nuts consumption is associated with lower levels of biomarkers of inflammation.

I have aged not Michelle: Obama

US President Barack Obama on Thursday said that in eight years of his presidency he has aged but not his "brilliant wife" Michelle who continues to "inspire" the nation as the First Lady.

Attacker shot dead after killing two in Massachusetts

The violence began after the suspect, identified as Arthur DaRosa, crashed his car into a truck around in Taunton, south of Boston.

Threatening letter sent to Donald Trump son's NYC home: Officials

Police and the FBI are investigating a threatening letter sent to the Manhattan apartment of Donald Trump's son Eric that contained a white powder, two law enforcement officials said on Friday.

SHOCKING! Muslim women escorted off plane in US for "staring" at crew member

In a shocking incident, two Muslim women were escorted off of a plane by police after a cabin crew member accused them of "staring" at her.

Deep-ocean sound waves may aid tsunami detection

Deep-ocean sound waves may aid tsunami detection

The researchers have developed a general theory that connects gravity waves and acoustic waves.

Dangerous cold grips northeast US, could break Valentine's Day records

A dangerous cold snap seized the northeastern United States on Saturday, with temperatures in some areas set to fall below zero and Boston facing its coldest Valentine`s Day in almost four decades.

MIT of Boston may associate with India's flagship programmes

MIT of Boston may associate with India's flagship programmes

A discussion in this regard took place when MIT President Rafael Reif called on Prime Minister Narendra Modi here on Thursday.  

Sport scandals an opportunity for change, says  IOC's Thomas Bach

Sport scandals an opportunity for change, says IOC's Thomas Bach

On the first anniversary of the IOC`s Agenda 2020 reforms aimed at making the Games a more attractive and transparent prospect.

Harvard University says evacuates four buildings after bomb threat

Harvard University says evacuates four buildings after bomb threat

Three classroom buildings - The Science Center, Sever and Emerson Halls - and one dormitory, Thayer Hall, were affected.

New York, other US cities beef up security after Paris attacks

New York was the site of the Sept. 11, 2001, hijacked plane attacks that killed nearly 3,000 people and destroyed the World Trade Center's twin towers.

Ex-Uber driver in US admits rape, sentenced for up to 12 years

A former Uber driver in the US who raped and kidnapped a woman here in 2014 has been sentenced to up to 12 years in jail, according to an attorney, who called for caution when using ride-sharing taxi services.

Delta Airlines passengers say lucky to be alive after hail damages plane

Over 130 people onboard a Delta Airlines flight had a lucky escape when the planes's windshields and nose cone got severely damaged midair as hail pelted the Airbus as it flew through a powerful thunderstorm, forcing the pilots to make an emergency landing.

Boston failed to deliver on promises, says IOC chief

Boston failed to deliver on promises, says IOC chief

The United States has pledged to find a new candidate city for the 2024 Olympics after Boston failed to "deliver" on promises, IOC chief Thomas Bach said Wednesday.

Boston out as possible 2024 Olympic host, but LA interested

Boston`s troubled bid for the 2024 Olympics ended Monday amid financial fears and local opposition, leaving the US Olympic Committee to seek a replacement candidate by mid-September.

Boston flop a sobering reminder to Toronto

Boston flop a sobering reminder to Toronto

Basking in the glow of a hugely successful Pan American Games 

IOC 'confident' on US 2024 Olympic bid despite Boston pullout

IOC 'confident' on US 2024 Olympic bid despite Boston pullout

The International Olympic Committee said on Tuesday it remains confident the United States will deliver a bid to host the 2024 Summer Games despite Boston`s withdrawal a day earlier.

US drops Boston's embattled bid to host 2024 Olympic Games

US drops Boston's embattled bid to host 2024 Olympic Games

The U.S. Olympic Committee on Monday rescinded Boston`s bid to host the 2024 Olympic Games after the mayor said his city`s taxpayers could not afford to host the large-scale event.

Governor undecided over struggling Boston bid

Governor undecided over struggling Boston bid

Boston`s troubled bid for the 2024 Olympics suffered another blow on Friday as Massachusetts Governor Charlie Baker reiterated he could not give backing to the event until he`s reviewed an independent report of its finances.

Convicted Boston bomber could face state murder trial: Report

Convicted Boston marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev could stand trial on state charges for the murder of a police officer despite being on death row at a federal prison, a report said Saturday.