| Feb 14, 2013
| 11:21 AM
NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Men circumcised either as children or adults report less intense sexual pleasure and orgasm than their uncircumcised counterparts, according to a new study from Belgium.
"We're not saying less sexual activity or satisfaction,...
| Feb 14, 2013
| 3:39 PM
LONDON (Reuters) - Banning smoking in enclosed public places can lead to lower rates of preterm birth, according to Belgian researchers who say the findings point to health benefits of smoke-free laws even in very early life.
It is well known that...
| Feb 7, 2013
Father Maur van Doorslaer lived a kind of double life.
For decades, the Benedictine monk spent half the year working in a studio at an abbey in Belgium, painting abstract art in varying shades of white. For the other half, he took in the High Desert...
| Jan 19, 2013
| 11:48 PM
Whether you're at a bar with some friends or enjoying a brew by the fireplace, nothing beats a good beer during a cold winter night.
With that in mind, here are some of the most popular beers to enjoy in cold weather, according to bartenders and liquor...
| Jan 25, 2013
| 11:53 AM
WASHINGTON (AP) — They seem right out of a Hollywood fantasy, and they are: Cars that drive themselves have appeared in movies like "I, Robot" and the television show "Knight Rider."
Now, two years after Google invented one, automated cars could...
| Jan 7, 2013
| 8:50 AM
One of the reasons I like writing a Beer of the Month column, which appears in the Good Eating section on the first Wednesday of every month, is that it lacks guidelines: When I find a beer I like, I write about it.
That said, I do think seasonally (a...
| Jun 8, 2013
| 6:30 AM
On Tuesday, Wouter Bouvijn left his home in Belgium for his dream trip to Hollywood.
Wednesday morning, the 25-year-old filmmaker from Deinze, a small municipality in East Flanders, sat in the lobby of the JW Marriott in Los Angeles, jet-lagged but...
| Jun 10, 2013
| 4:30 AM
ANNECY -- Boasting Disney world premiere "Get That Horse!," sneak previews of Pixar's "Monster University" and Universal/Illumination's "Despicable Me 2," plus a Work in Progress presentation of "How To Train Your Dragon 2," France's 37th Annecy Intl....
| Jun 5, 2013
| 4:30 PM
India Censors on a Spree
India's Information & Broadcasting ministry has blacked out Comedy Central for 10 days, beginning May 25, for airing two primetime shows deemed offensive. The channel aired standup program "Comedy Central Presents" a year...
| Jun 5, 2013
What it is:
A new summer seasonal from New Belgium, the nation's third-largest (and still-growing) craft brewery. Rolle Bolle is a bright, lively ale brewed with two unlikely ingredients: soursop and monk fruit. Those unique fruit additions elevate...
| May 24, 2013
| 1:05 AM
Electric lights were first marketed to the public about 1880. It is said that Louis Comfort Tiffany's famous lily lamp with glass shades for light bulbs was the first lamp with a shade that projected light down, not up, like a candle flame. Other lamps of...