- The Woodworker's Pink Workspace
Lifehacker, Tuesday - 10/06/2015 - 10:47 PM
Today’s featured workspace is a wood shop which manages to combine a “girly” pink accent wall color with sharp-looking, powerful tools. Read more
- Bill Stanley, 58, of Field Museum dies in Ethiopia
Chicago Tribune, Tuesday - 10/06/2015 - 06:48 PM
Bill Stanley, a leading Field Museum scientist, died while doing research in Ethiopia, the museum announced Tuesday. Stanley, 58, died of a heart attack while checking traplines as part of his fieldwork on small African mammals, according to a museum representative. He was director of collections
- Jay Z, Beyoncé renting $45 million mansion is Los Angeles
New York Daily News, Tuesday - 10/06/2015 - 05:55 PM
America's royal couple of hip-hop now has a palace fit to live in.
- Pernell McPhee leading with his words and his play
Chicago Tribune, Tuesday - 10/06/2015 - 02:47 PM
The cheers were audible through the walls of the Bears’ locker room Sunday afternoon. After being outmatched in their first three games by opponents who made the playoffs last season, the Bears finally had a victory for their efforts in new coach John Fox’s program -- and they celebrated accordingly.
- Shore town eyes parking near beaches for residents only
Daily Oklahoman, Tuesday - 10/06/2015 - 02:18 PM
Even as work crews are widening its beaches with sand paid for by every American taxpayer, one wealthy Jersey shore town plans to prevent the public from parking near those beaches. The borough of Deal is due to vote Friday on an ordinance that would restrict parking on six streets nearest the beach to residents only.
- Ireland's County Wicklow: Wilderness and grand houses
Daily Oklahoman, Tuesday - 10/06/2015 - 12:47 PM
The road winds across the spine of the mountains, past a seemingly endless wilderness of heather-covered bogs, lakes, waterfalls, pine forests and trails. There is an eerie desolation to the beauty — lonely and lovely, no buildings or people, just bog cotton, heather and gorse, wild deer, sheep and wispy clouds that sweep in and envelop everything in a feathery mist.
- Too Old to Trick-Or-Treat? Make a Giant Peanut Butter Cup Instead
Lifehacker, Tuesday - 10/06/2015 - 10:47 AM
Peanut butter cups are great, but giant peanut butter cups are even better, and Bon Appetit has a recipe for one that is as big as a pizza. Read more
- 20-40-60 Etiquette has question from Michigan!
Daily Oklahoman, Monday - 10/05/2015 - 10:47 PM
Helen Ford Wallace,Callie Gordon,Lillie-Beth Brinkman Please send etiquette questions to Helen - email@example.com YOU ASK! WE ANSWER! YOU DECIDE! By Callie Athey, Lillie-Beth Brinkman, Helen Ford Wallace QUESTION: I have some questions relating to table manners — more specifically, to the passing of food plates, sauces and condiments.
- Passholders face higher prices or limits at Disneyland
Daily Oklahoman, Monday - 10/05/2015 - 11:29 AM
Disney is raising prices for annual pass holders to its Disneyland and California Adventure parks. An anytime pass, which used to cost $779, now costs $1,049.
- Legal marijuana stirs hope in Illinois town
Chicago Tribune, Monday - 10/05/2015 - 10:47 AM
A skunky aroma fills the room in which hundreds of lush marijuana plants grow, some nearly ready for harvest. Grower Ashley Thompson, a former high school agriculture teacher in this rural part of southeastern Illinois, takes the scent of weed home with her. She doesn't mind. It's the fragrance
- Hagerstown Bridge Club posts results
The Herald-Mail, Monday - 10/05/2015 - 07:00 AM
Nineteen teams competed in a club championship Swiss team game on Wednesday, Sept. 30, during a meeting of the Hagerstown Bridge Club. Overall winners in Flight A were: first place, Elaine Rowe, Janet
- 2015 World Beard and Mustache Championships
New York Daily News, Sunday - 10/04/2015 - 03:52 PM
From wacky mustaches to downright hair-raising whiskers, check out the best of the 2015 World Beard and Moustache Championships
- Your Dreams: Lauren Lawrence analyzes readers' dreams
New York Daily News, Sunday - 10/04/2015 - 01:49 PM
Before I went to bed the other night, I asked God to have a meeting with me because I am a materialist and uncertain about God.