| Jan 30, 2013
| 2:34 PM
They were the swinging, sassy voice of the homefront for U.S. service personnel overseas during World War II, singing catchy hit tunes such as "Boogie Woogie Bugle Boy" and "Rum and Coca Cola" that delighted Americans and catapulted the Andrews Sisters to...
| Feb 3, 2013
| 5:00 AM
The Ravens and 49ers will be the main attractions for today's Super Bowl. But many of us will also eagerly take in the clever, witty, emotional or otherwise notable commercials on what is the biggest advertising day of the year.
And we can be sure...
| Feb 6, 2013
| 6:15 PM
Fort Hays State University has announced its signing class for 2013, and it is a big one. Twenty seven football players, all but for are freshmen. The class has six players from Kansas, but only one from Western Kansas, something Coach Brown wants to...
| Feb 12, 2013
| 11:04 AM
It's like a recurring bad dream.
March: Hackers allegedly steal the credit card numbers from 1.5 million Visa and MasterCard customers by breaking into the computer systems of the company's payment processor in New York. The thieves stockpiled the stolen...
| Feb 15, 2013
| 1:07 PM
The Rev. Edward T. Hill, a Roman Catholic priest and former Navy chaplain, died Feb. 9 of a heart attack at Union Memorial Hospital. He was 78.
The son of a Coca-Cola public relations director and a seamstress, Edward Thomas Hill was born in Baltimore...
| Feb 14, 2013
| 11:04 AM
Just weeks after PepsiCo Inc. announced it would remove a controversial ingredient from its Gatorade sports drinks, an online petition is urging Coca-Cola Co. to remove brominated vegetable oil from its Powerade sports drinks.
The petition, started by a...
| Feb 20, 2013
| 2:51 PM
Q: We dined at Racks recently and had the most amazing Root beer carrot cake. I have searched as much as possible and cannot find a recipe for this moist and fabulous dessert. If you could please locate it, I would be forever grateful. — Patti...
| Feb 21, 2013
| 8:24 AM
Burger King’s Twitter account was hacked for about an hour on Monday, during which time the hackers sent out jokes about the company being sold to McDonald’s and its employees doing drugs. It was a total disaster for Burger King, except for...
| Mar 1, 2013
| 7:32 AM
Andy Warhol famously said that in the future, everyone would have 15 minutes of fame.
But that didn't stop him from focusing his camera lenses and other image-making implements on folks whose ride on the wagon of celebrity figured to last somewhat...
| Mar 1, 2013
| 10:14 AM
Olympian McKayla Maroney is about as well known for her endlessly memed unimpressed smirk as she is for her powerhouse performance on the vault.
So will she be recognizable wearing a smile in a new advertising campaign this month for Dr Pepper Snapple...
| Mar 5, 2013
| 3:24 PM
The perceived dangers to children posed by often-sugary, much-caffeinated energy drinks resulted in much talk but no action Tuesday during a City Council committee hearing.
Ald. Edward Burke, 14th, has proposed banning drinks with at least 180 milligrams...