- The Retro Calculator Home Screen
Lifehacker, Thursday - 05/28/2015 - 08:00 PM
Back in the ancient days of yesteryear, calculators were physical devices with buttons. Now they’ve been replaced by the phone in your pocket. If you miss those days, but still like your phone, this calculator home screen will take you back in time. Read more
- Demi Lovato is the face of mental health in new campaign
The Southern, Thursday - 05/28/2015 - 05:37 PM
When Demi Lovato was diagnosed with bipolar disorder, she was actually relieved.
- Who has best barbecue: Memphis or Kansas City?
Kansas City Star, Thursday - 05/28/2015 - 04:47 PM
In a head-to-head competition, Memphis and Kansas City barbecue each hold its own. Here’s a rundown by category on how each city stacks up. …
- Truck and tractor event pulls in fans
The Herald-Mail, Thursday - 05/28/2015 - 10:47 AM
Dave Moore grew up watching tractor pulls.“When I was young, I’d go to pulls and watch my neighbors. My parents took me to county fairs where there were tractor pulls. That’s how you get involved with
- Home on the range can be a dangerous place
Orlando Sentinel, Thursday - 05/28/2015 - 02:47 AM
A few high-end kitchen ranges have made headlines for doing more than baking cakes, cookies and casseroles. Certain models of Electrolux, Viking and Kenmore were recalled for potentially dangerous malfunctions. The details are on my blog, OrlandoSentinel.com/thedish. But consider this a reminder
- US high court: California county drug disposal law stands
Associated Press, Wednesday - 05/27/2015 - 05:22 PM
The U. S. Supreme Court let stand a Northern California county's drug disposal law, paving the way for similar ordinances.
- Health law court case winner could be political loser
San Diego Union-Tribune, Wednesday - 05/27/2015 - 04:47 PM
The party that wins the impending Supreme Court decision on President Barack Obama's health care law could be the political loser.
- Vatican's media operations in for overhaul
St. Louis Post-Dispatch, Wednesday - 05/27/2015 - 03:57 PM
The Vatican's media operations are in for a major overhaul to make them more efficient.
- Hawaii ranks fourth in senior health report
Kansas City Star, Wednesday - 05/27/2015 - 09:11 AM
According to a new report, Hawaii fell two spots from last year and placed fourth in the nation for the health of its senior citizens. …
- FIFA officials arrested on corruption charges: Swiss authorities
Chicago Tribune, Wednesday - 05/27/2015 - 04:47 AM
The Swiss Federal Office of Justice says six soccer officials have been arrested and detained pending extradition at the request of U. S. authorities ahead of the FIFA congress in Zurich.
- Documentary photographer Mary Ellen Mark dies in NY at 75
Kansas City Star, Tuesday - 05/26/2015 - 10:47 PM
Documentary photographer Mary Ellen Mark, called "a snake charmer of the soul" for her gift of capturing searing images of human vulnerability, has died at age 75. …
- Serenity Now: Beach seclusion off Cambodia's southern coast
Daily Oklahoman, Tuesday - 05/26/2015 - 02:47 PM
I was in need of a digital detox (aren't we all nowadays?), but instead of heading to a swanky resort that simply locked my phone away for the duration of the stay, I headed to an undeveloped island off the southern coast of Cambodia. Koh Rong island has lush jungle and unspoiled white-sand beaches — but no roads.