| Jan 11, 2012
| 4:03 PM
As the Ravens drove toward the playoffs, Barbra Skarzynski wanted to buy her son a team jersey as a Christmas gift. She searched Google for Lardarius Webb gear, quickly found a site that billed itself as an official store of the Ravens, and bought a...
| Jan 15, 2012
A few months before the 2008 Beijing Olympics, I read a blog post by an Atlantic Monthly correspondent about Chinese wine.
I grew up outside New York City, where I ate hundreds of pounds of lo mein and pork-fried rice but didn't see, taste...
| Jan 13, 2012
| 1:05 AM
The 2012 I-29 Dairy Conference will be held Feb. 8 and 9 at the Ramkota Inn in Sioux Falls.
Producers should complete the online registration form at http://www.sdstate.edu/sdces/resources/animals/dairy/i-29.cfm by Feb. 1 to ensure room availability...
| Feb 8, 2012
Bread ranked first among the 10 foods responsible for 44 percent of sodium intake in the U.S., followed by luncheon meats and pizza, according to "The 10 saltiest foods in the American Diet" by my colleagues over at The Stew.
But the new report "Where'...
| Feb 5, 2012
Sodas, sports drinks and other sugary beverages are an unhealthy choice for kids, according to the nation's leading pediatricians' group, which strictly opposes the sale and advertising of the products in schools.
Yet Coca-Cola's Live Positively slogan...
| Feb 3, 2012
| 7:08 PM
The wine industry has something to cheer about. A new state reports shows a full glass in Virginia.
Between 2005 and 2010, the Virginia wine industry's economic impact grew 106%.
There are nearly 200 wineries in Virginia including the Peaks of Otter...
| Feb 3, 2012
| 12:00 PM
Jessica Alba has been keeping busy with daughters Honor and Haven, and recently created a new labor of love: eco-friendly baby products line The Honest Co.
The e-commerce brand, which launched in January, offers two "bundle" options. Customers can choose...
| Feb 2, 2012
| 9:19 AM
BROOKINGS (AP) — The South Dakota city of Brookings is getting a $100 million cheese plant that could eventually employ up to 400 workers.
Chicago-based Bel Brands USA on Tuesday said it plans to begin construction this summer on its third cheese...
| Feb 1, 2012
| 1:04 PM
Apple's ambition to improve the fidelity of music downloads has diminished since the death of founder Steve Jobs, according to singer-songwriter Neil Young.
Apple consulted with the influential musician, along with many others in the music industry,...
| Jan 31, 2012
| 4:28 PM
Enter to win the unique opportunity to stay nestled among the vines in the wine region of New York's Finger Lakes and experience the unique opportunity to become a Winemaker for a Week
There is a saying out there, 'work hard, play harder.' Inside,...
| Jan 30, 2012
| 5:40 AM
Ronda Storms is a Republican state senator from Florida. She is also a mom who buys the groceries for her family of four.
A few months ago, Storms, 46, started noticing that some fellow shoppers were using federal food stamp money to purchase a lot of...