| Jan 30, 2012
For millions of Americans, bagged salads are a miracle food, the perfect mix of health and convenience.
Time-pressed cooks can rip open a bag and pour the leaves right into the bowl, reassured by the "triple-washed" label that some wondrous process has...
| Jul 25, 2012
| 4:01 PM
During a four-day period earlier this month, 47% of the surface of the Greenland ice sheet melted, bringing the total melted area to 97% of the surface, according to NASA.
The melting is the worst that has been observed since researchers have been...
| Jul 29, 2012
| 1:24 PM
Saint James School in Hagerstown announced the following awards for the Class of 2012:
Taha Afridi of Hagerstown (Hood College)
Anna Beckett of Shepherdstown, W.Va. (Savannah College of Art and Design), Prize for Excellence in Art
Brady Burker of...
| Apr 19, 2012
| 10:50 AM
On Thursday, the Seattle School Board announced the three finalists for the district’s Superintendent position.
José Banda, Steven Enoch and Sandra Husk were selected from a pool of 42 applicants by a 12-person search committee.
Next week, the...
| Nov 12, 2012
On a warm September day in Chicago, Rishad Tobaccowala counseled a roomful of Leo Burnett executives on how to sell high-tech gadgets -- told in terms of hot dogs.
Tobaccowala, who has spent 30 years at Leo Burnett and affiliated agencies,...
| Nov 12, 2010
"I prune, therefore I am."
Gardening writer Lee May is joking, but he has a point.
Since he and his wife, Lyn, moved from Atlanta to East Haddam in 2001, May has created a fascinating Asian-style garden, using bonsai techniques on his trees and shrubs...
| Aug 2, 2010
Laura Rovi was smart enough to be lazy. An honor student at Elmhurst's York High School in Elmhurst, Illinois, she was accustomed to getting an A even when she cruised through a class.
She expected nothing less when she took a government course her...
| Apr 22, 2010
If there is one population subgroup that doesn't need to worry about weight, it's endurance athletes, right?
These dedicated cyclists and runners, swimmers and rowers burn calories like human furnaces. Carbohydrates fuel their fire and, if they worry...
| Sep 1, 2010
| 4:32 PM
Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Everyone is looking but nobody can find the underwater oil “plumes” thatÂ disappeared three weeks after the BP well was capped. Â Â Â Â Â Â A...
| Oct 14, 2010
| 9:34 PM
ATHENS, Ga. â After playing its first six games with an interim mascot, Georgia will introduce Uga VIII before Saturday's homecoming game against Vanderbilt. Georgia has had "Russ" as the interim mascot since Uga VII's death last year. Uga VIII's......
| Nov 2, 2010
| 9:32 PM
TV shots captured Grantham, Georgia's defensive coordinator, with one hand on his throat as Henry lined up for a field goal that gave the Gators' 34-31 victory Saturday. Replays show Grantham making a choke sign four times during a Georgia timeout...
| Dec 10, 2010
| 4:35 PM
UCF coach George O'Leary, Georgia coach Mark Richt talk about facing off in Liberty Bowl...