It's been about five years since activist investor Starboard first targeted Darden Restaurants and issued a scathing criticism of the business, particularly the food at Olive Garden.
Posted on: 20 March 2019 | 2:15 pm
A weird-looking, enormous sunfish was discovered by two fishermen on the shore at Coorong National Park in South Australia over the weekend.
Posted on: 20 March 2019 | 12:04 pm
A federal jury dealt a huge blow to Monsanto, saying its popular weedkiller Roundup was a substantial factor in causing a California man's cancer.
Posted on: 20 March 2019 | 11:22 am
Many people start their day with a cup of tea. But those who drink it piping hot could be increasing their risk of esophageal cancer, according to a new study.
Posted on: 20 March 2019 | 9:51 am
A lawyer in Cleveland, representing a couple that lost embryos in the Ohio fertility clinic storage tank failure last year, is asking an appeals court to answer when -- according to Ohio law -- life begins.
Posted on: 20 March 2019 | 9:20 am
A new biography of the first woman on the Supreme Court details Justice Sandra Day O'Connor's agonizing struggle with her husband's dementia in the years before she retired and her later angst as she watched the court lunge rightward and faced her own declining health.
Posted on: 20 March 2019 | 9:16 am
President Donald Trump looks -- and is acting -- rattled and encircled by the Russia investigation. And a series of fresh disclosures on Tuesday show there is every reason for him to feel threatened by the vast shadow it is casting over his life, business and presidency.
Posted on: 20 March 2019 | 8:50 am
Two vintage cars sit outside a crumbling movie theater. A narrow street drips with sunlight, its pastel facades and peeling shutters set against a saturated sky. A stray dog saunters past a wall painted with the words, "En cada barrio revolución," a famous Cuban slogan translating as: "In every neighborhood, revolution."
Posted on: 20 March 2019 | 8:18 am
The science is clear: Staying hydrated and drinking enough water has health benefits.
Posted on: 20 March 2019 | 4:57 am
Of the three American presidents who took office since the beginning of the 21st century, only Barack Obama won the support of a majority of voters when first elected. George W. Bush and Donald Trump both lost the popular vote but nevertheless emerged victorious in the Electoral College. As the 2020 election cycle dawns, it's no surprise that our ongoing national debate over the Electoral College has resumed once again.
Posted on: 19 March 2019 | 9:05 pm
CNN's Anderson Cooper speaks with retired Lt. Col. Ralph Peters about President Donald Trump's recent comments attacking Sen. John McCain merely months after his death.
Posted on: 19 March 2019 | 8:50 pm
Let's pause for a moment and consider that President Donald Trump's chief of staff Mick Mulvaney had to say on national TV that his boss is "not a white supremacist" and one of Trump's senior advisers, Kellyanne Conway, had to push back against her own husband's questioning of Trump's mental state.
Posted on: 19 March 2019 | 3:43 pm