Democratic lawmakers have called out the e-commerce giant over allowing its algorithm to elevate cures for COVID-19 that have been proven to be hoaxes., via NPR News
“Country Driving: A Journey Through China From Farm to Factory” by Peter Hessler will be reviewed by Staci Simonich at noon Wednesday as part of the Random Reviews series at the Corvallis-Benton County Public Library, 645 N.W. Monroe Ave.
The Spring Creek Project is seeking proposals from people of all backgrounds and interests to visit or stay at the Cabin at Shotpouch Creek for short periods of time (half a day up to 3 days) to study and write about the Shotpouch place itself, its history or philosophy or bird species or wi…
The Albany Community Foods Group will host the Albany Food Film Series on Sunday afternoons in March. The films will start at 2 p.m. in the Albany Public Library Community Room, 302 Ferry Street S.W.
Take a looksie at some of the most pathetic trees the valley has to offer
Feeling the holiday spirit? Does everything you touch get ruined? You're in luck: We're looking for some Charlie Brown inspired Christmas trees. If your tree just needs a little love, then we want to see it.
Do you have a forgotten favorite? We want to read it. Send your book reviews of 300 words or fewer to wendy.kieffer@
Research has shown that a plant-forward omnivorous whole foods diet is healthier than a solely plant-based.
Researchers at the Illinois Institute of Technology say including watermelon in your diet could promote greater overall health.
In Neuzelle, Germany, a beer brewery has developed a beer in powder form, the first of its kind, in order to reduce the heavy carbon footprint of beer exports. So that next time you order a beer from the Klosterbrauerei Neuzelle, you might have to specify how many spoonfuls of serving you wa…
There’s a growing body of research that suggests eating certain foods can help anxiety and depression.
Browse Corvallis homes over 4,000 square feet in size.
As you get around to doing your spring cleaning, you may be thinking of switching to more sustainable products.
Browse through recently listed homes in the Corvallis real estate market and find your next home!
The 2023 housing market may not be great for either buyers or sellers. But for current homeowners hoping to play both roles, it could be the right time. When entering the housing market, current homeowners have to consider twice the (often conflicting) circumstances — they are the seller, trying to get the best price for their...
WEDNESDAY, March 22, 2023 (HealthDay News) -- Exercise can help improve movement-related symptoms for people who have Parkinson’s disease, a new review finds.
Former U.K. Prime Minister Boris Johnson has insisted “hand on heart” that he did not lie to lawmakers about government parties during the COVID-19 pandemic. The House of Commons standards committee questioned Johnson on Wednesday over misleading statements he made to Parliament about a slew of parties that breached lockdown rules. If the committee concludes he deliberately lied, Johnson could face suspension or even lose his House of Commons seat. He told the committee that the rule-breaking events were wrong and “I bitterly regret it.” But he said that “If anybody thinks I was partying during lockdown, they are completely wrong.” The “partygate” scandal helped hasten the end of Johnson's premiership.
U.S. officials are reporting two more deaths and additional cases of blindness linked to eyedrops tainted with a drug-resistant bacteria. The eyedrops from were recalled in February and health authorities are tracking infections from the outbreak. In the latest tally, 68 people had infections, which has caused a total of three deaths and eight cases of people losing their vision. That's according to Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. The outbreak is considered particularly worrisome because the bacteria driving it is resistant to standard antibiotics. The recalled drops were manufactured by Global Pharma Healthcare in India.
WEDNESDAY, March 22, 2023 (HealthDay News) -- A new study hones in on what part of your brain controls walking.
Here are 10 great gift ideas that are sure to please everyone on your list.
For those seeking jobs, opportunities can be found with a little patience and ingenuity
Chris Rock speaks about Oscars slap, Pete Davidson 'gets serious' with girlfriend, and more celeb news
Chris Rock accused Will Smith of "practicing selective outrage" and mocked the infidelity rumors surrounding him and his wife Jada Pinkett Smith. Get that and more recent celeb news here.
Gigi Hadid and Leonardo DiCaprio are 'just friends', Angela Bassett did the thing, and more celeb news
Gigi Hadid and Leonardo DiCaprio were recently spotted together and "get along well" - but they're not dating. Get that and more celeb news here.
Bruce Willis' family 'closer' amid dementia battle, Rihanna's dad found out she was pregnant when we did, and more celeb news
The 'Glass' actor's loved ones revealed earlier this week that he has been diagnosed with frontotemporal dementia. Get that and more celeb news here.
Kimbrough played newsman Jim Dial across the 10 seasons of CBS hit sitcom “Murphy Brown” between 1988 and 1998, earning an Emmy nomination in 1990 for outstanding supporting actor in a comedy series.
The American Kennel Club has released a list of the top-ten most popular dogs in 2022.
For the first time in three decades, the U.S. has a new favorite dog breed, according to the American Kennel Club. See the top 10.
For the first time in three decades, the U.S. has a new favorite dog breed, according to the American Kennel Club. Adorable in some eyes, deplorable in others, the sturdy, push-faced, perky-eared, world-weary-looking and distinctively droll French bulldog became the nation's most prevalent p…