| Oct 30, 2009
If you drive a car or truck, you know you have to keep up with maintenance, and that starts with oil changes.
They are needed on a regular basis to keep your engine running properly.
Each time you have your oil changed, about a gallon or so of motor oil...
| Nov 20, 2009
Jeanne-Claude, whose collaboration with her husband Christo in creating massive environmental works of art such as the 24-mile-long "Running Fence" in California in the 1970s attracted worldwide attention for decades, has died. She was 74.
| Jul 8, 2009
| 12:18 PM
A subsidiary of the world's largest automaker is bringing additional jobs to Central Indiana.
On Wednesday Toyota broke ground on a new plastics factory in Johnson County.
The groundbreaking for the plastics plant will take place in the Franklin...
| Jul 22, 2009
John Barry, the unpretentious Midwesterner who made a San Diego product called WD-40 into a national sensation by "breaking all the Harvard Business School rules," died July 3 at a skilled nursing facility in La Jolla of pulmonary fibrosis. He was 84....
| Aug 21, 2009
| 9:26 AM
And you thought choosing a name was hard.
Navigating the maze of crib mattresses involves more than noting your crib's measurements and heading to the nearest baby store -- especially if you're concerned about the chemical makeup of your child's bed.
| Aug 27, 2009
| 2:43 PM
A penguin died Thursday night from complications related to a suspected case of avian malaria says Woodland Park officials.
Avian malaria is a parasitic blood disease transmitted by mosquitoes.
The 21-year-old bird had been undergoing intensive...
| Mar 22, 2009
There are certain inevitabilities to any figure skating competition. Plastic-wrapped flowers and stuffed animals will be thrown onto the ice. The audience will gasp at a botched triple Lutz, then break into mild applause for encouragement's sake. A gangly...
| Jan 14, 2010
| 10:46 AM
Michigan Snowshoe Classes
January 22 & 23:
Friday 6:30 p.m.- 10:00 p.m.
Friday & Saturday 9:00 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.
January 25 & 26:
6:30 p.m. to 10:00 p.m.
Ludington State Park
Cost: The cost for making a pair of...
| Feb 25, 2010
Philip Hoare is best known for his biography of Noel Coward, but he turns his attention to a much grimmer subject than the follies of "Mad Dogs and Englishmen" in "The Whale," an eminently readable chronicle of the tragic interaction between humans and...
| Apr 18, 2001
| 12:32 PM
Odds are your business trips don't start with a dead run to the airport. But whether you have months or minutes to prepare, these tips will come in handy when you're required to hit the road.
- Before you go, get your technology in order. That starts...
| Jun 16, 2005
HAMILTON, Canada — The invitation curled from her fax machine, a courtly question scrawled above the signature of a man whose name she did not recognize.
"Would you be willing to collaborate with me on studying the brain of Albert Einstein?"
| Dec 18, 2005
The union boss slipped into a booth in a restaurant on Jackson Boulevard. He was wearing a federal wire, trembling, as the waitress brought over some ice water.
The man he was to meet entered the restaurant, sat down and started glaring at him. The...