Mr. Mayle, an Englishman, spawned a genre in 1989 with his travel memoir about renovating a house in Southern France.
It wasn't the big space rock grabbing headlines, but another asteroid came much closer to us without any fanfare this week.
The biggest increases have come from some groups who in the past were far less likely to have babies: highly educated women, those over 40, and women who have never been married.
GM waited until after the press days of the Detroit Autoshow to make it's biggest unveil. The Cruise AV is a 100% fully autonomous car, without steering wheel and pedals, and could be on public roads as soon as next year.
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Ravi Ragbir, the director of the New Sanctuary coalition in New York City, was detained last week after speaking out for immigrant rights.
A surf-patrolling drone designed to watch for sharks delivers a life-saving package to two distressed swimmers in Australia.
As a new law goes into effect, the short-term rental site is required to deactivate all hosts who didn't register with the city.
Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo is mulling multiple options — none of which are easy to grasp — in an effort to thwart the new federal tax plan.
Why have a notch when you can put holes directly into the display?