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Secondhand smoke, also known as environmental tobacco smoke (ETS), is a combination of the smoke given off by the burning end of a cigarette (or pipe or cigar) and the smoke exhaled from the lungs of smokers.
Authorites found what they are calling a pipe bomb in a passenger's carry-on luggage at an Anchorage airport — but the apparent suspect says it was an "avalanche device."
Some of the Navy’s futuristic weapons sound like something out of “Star Wars,” with lasers designed to shoot down aerial drones and electric guns that fire projectiles at hypersonic speeds. That future is now.
Dozens of people gathered at an Upper West Side intersection Sunday to demand greater street safety following a spate of pedestrian fatalities in the area in recent weeks.
Mothers may say they don't care whether they have a son or a daughter, but their breast milk says otherwise.
The latest gruesome photos from Mexico's cartel war show headless bodies bagged and wrapped in plastic tape on the side of a road outside Mexico City.
The Clinton Foundation has restricted access to a comprehensive set of documents related to former President Clinton’s and Hillary Clinton’s time as Arkansas’s first couple, a new report claims.
In a visit to Ellen DeGeneres' show on Monday, Bradley Cooper revealed that he opted to leave the underwear at home before meeting President Obama and others.
A historic English pub — famed for several spirits that haunt the establishment — recently released mysterious footage on Friday that suggests a spooky visitor made an early morning appearance.
Driver Jorge Lopez, 18, who was speeding down Chelton Road as fast as 80 mph, lost control of his Toyota truck, veered off the road and then rammed into two homes, according to police and reports.
Nearly nine out of 10 voters in New York State support the legalization of marijuana for medical use, a dramatic increase from just 14 months ago. And more than half favor legalizing recreational use, according to a Quinnipiac University poll released Monday.
Three men were arrested for raping a 36-year-old woman before shooting her and setting her on fire in a vacant lot in Georgia on New Year’s Day, authorities said Sunday.
Port Authority Police Lt. Thomas (Chip) Michaels has been targeted by departmental investigators after emails surfaced suggesting he might have known ahead of time about plans to deliberately tie-up traffic on the George Washington Bridge, sources said Monday.
A snake-handling TV preacher died on Saturday of a snake bite. Pastor Jamie Coots, the star of “Snake Salvation,” was bitten on the right hand at his Kentucky church, Middlesborough police said. The Pentecostal holy man refused to go to the hospital or accept any medical treatment, police said.
President Obama squeezed in one more round of golf in California on Monday, as the First Lady and Obama daughters finished up their weekend stay in Aspen.
The good news for New Yorkers is that temperatures may be in the balmy 50s by the end of the week. The bad news? There will be some fresh snow on the ground when that happens.
The Alex Rodriguez era has been a bittersweet time for the Yankees. The scandal-stained superstar, suspended for the entire 2014 season for his role in the Biogenesis drug scandal, may have led the Yankees to a World Series title in 2009, but he’s also been a magnet for trouble ever since he donned pinstripes in 2004.
A mugging suspect thought he could lose the victim who was chasing after him by fleeing into a subway station and running along the tracks into the tunnel. He was wrong.
By moving to drop his civil lawsuits in federal court, Alex Rodriguez has waved the white flag and accepted his 162-game suspension. Although independent arbitrator Fredric Horowitz reduced the original 211-game ban handed down by Major League Baseball, it is still the longest suspension ever in baseball for performance-enhancing drug use.
The producers of History Channel's miniseries "The Bible" decided not to include Satan in their upcoming biblical film "Son of God," after the evil character sparked controversy over the actor's resemblance to President Obama.