- Laundry service app launches in Chicago
Chicago Tribune, Wednesday - 10/01/2014 - 04:47 PM
Need your laundry done? There's an app for that.
- Saudi overhaul reshapes Islam's holiest city Mecca
Daily Oklahoman, Wednesday - 10/01/2014 - 12:47 PM
As a child, Osama al-Bar would walk from his home past Islam's holiest site, the Kaaba, to the market of spice and fabric merchants where his father owned a store.
- Liberia short on ambulances for Ebola patients
Associated Press, Wednesday - 10/01/2014 - 12:11 PM
The man with reddened eyes sat in his underwear outside his thatched home. He was weak from diarrhea, so his wife called the Ebola hotline for an ambulance. Now that it was here, though, he didn't want to go.
- Salted Caramel Pumpkin Buns
St. Louis Post-Dispatch, Wednesday - 10/01/2014 - 04:47 AM
Yield: 12 servings
- Timeline for first case of Ebola diagnosed in US
Associated Press, Tuesday - 09/30/2014 - 07:16 PM
The first person to be diagnosed with Ebola in the United States flew from Liberia, federal health officials said. The unidentified man, who traveled to Dallas to visit family, is being treated at Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital:
- Scientists discover new role estrogen plays in cancer growth
New York Daily News, Tuesday - 09/30/2014 - 12:47 PM
Estrogen may play a larger role than previously thought in the development of breast cancer.
- What can parents do?
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, Tuesday - 09/30/2014 - 04:47 AM
Maryam Morse and her husband formulated a plan for allotting their sons time to play video games and watch TV. The boys could do so, but only after reading, completing their homework and practicing the piano.
- Sale, Ventura had heated argument last week
Chicago Tribune, Tuesday - 09/30/2014 - 02:47 AM
Chris Sale left the White Sox clubhouse before Thursday's game against the Royals for reasons the Sox described as "personal."
- Sexy 'Frozen' Halloween costumes are here
New York Daily News, Monday - 09/29/2014 - 04:47 PM
While little girls will be trick-or-treating in Disney-trademarked Anna and Elsa costumes this Halloween, adult women now have the option of showing more skin while dressed as adult interpretations of the characters.
- Review: Samsung Level Over Headphones
New York Daily News, Monday - 09/29/2014 - 02:47 PM
Samsung has never been known for its sound, but the company understands synergy and technology and versatility, and that’s what it delivers in the Level Over headphones.
- Indian leader Modi heads for White House visit
Daily Oklahoman, Monday - 09/29/2014 - 06:47 AM
When Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi meets President Barack Obama for the first time at the White House, the welcome will be very different from the response Modi got nearly a decade ago when he wanted to visit the U. S. His visa request was denied. But his election in May as the new leader of the world's largest democracy has transformed Modi into a welcome visitor.
- The Ultimate Playlist for When You Are Running on Empty
Huffington Post, Monday - 09/29/2014 - 12:00 AM
Music, to paraphrase Madonna, joins people together. It mixes the bourgeoisie with the rebel, and lifts you up along the way. A strong, empowering lyric can both motivate and encourage, even when things don’t seem to be going your way. As Monty Python put it, “If life seems jolly rotten, there’s something you’ve forgotten…and that’s to laugh and smile and sing.” We partnered with the makers of Angel Soft® bathroom tissue to share some of our favorite, most inspirational tunes below.
- Creative Mom Of Two Packs Up Magical Bento Box Lunches For Her Boys
Huffington Post, Sunday - 09/28/2014 - 10:03 PM
Mom Li Ming prides herself on her Bento Monsters, the gorgeous boxed lunches she makes for her two school-age sons. She says she makes about six of the lunches (also called charaben or kyaraben) every week. "I started making charabens when [my older son] went to primary school in 2011.