| Jul 7, 2014
| 2:30 AM
An in-ground sprinkler system dispenses the exact amount of water your lawn or garden needs, when and where it needs it. The sprinklers are connected by hoses, and a controller directs valves to open and close much like a faucet turning on and off. A...
| Jul 7, 2014
| 1:57 PM
You may have heard that you should drain and flush your water heater periodically, but you might be wondering why you need to do that, and more importantly — how?
As to the why, the answer is sediment, which is small bits of dirt, rock, and...
| Jul 24, 2014
| 9:10 AM
I'd like to propose a sweeping overhaul of the United States public education system effective immediately.
This may seem overblown, given that I'm proposing it in response to a bill from Pep Boys that I resent having to pay. The air conditioning in...
| Jun 10, 2014
| 4:36 AM
Joe Namath has no issues with Johnny Manziel drinking champagne on a floating swan.
Joe Namath has no issues with Manziel posing with a bunch of bikini babes poolside in Las Vegas.
Joe Namath has no issues with Johnny Manziel redefining his image from...
| May 16, 2014
| 9:03 PM
As weary firefighters battled stubborn brush fires for a fourth day Friday, billowing black smoke drifted northward, causing health warnings throughout much of Southern California.
By mid-afternoon, the air hanging stagnantly over Los Angeles was...
| May 14, 2014
| 10:15 PM
Brush fires broke out Wednesday in more than half a dozen spots in northern San Diego County and spread at a dangerous pace as hot, dry, erratic winds, backed by record temperatures, raked Southern California for a second day.
Elsewhere, crews battled...
| May 14, 2014
| 11:04 PM
The focal point in the battle to tame raging wildfires in San Diego County shifted late Wednesday to the San Marcos area, where hundreds of new mandatory evacuation orders were issued and firefighters were making a stand to protect hillside homes...
| May 15, 2014
| 8:08 PM
The flames came fast and fierce to this hilltop community near the ocean, and when the call came to evacuate, Andrew Gilmore and his father grabbed what they could — a few photo albums, some personal belongings — and sped away.
| May 22, 2014
| 12:54 PM
Dear Answer Angel Ellen: What do you recommend for a good mascara remover? As much as I try to remove it all at the end of the day, I never seem to get it all. I use non-waterproof and use a water-based liquid remover with cotton pads. Thanks!
| May 30, 2014
| 12:36 AM
Just call this robbery a real hose job.
Akeem Rendell Arnold, 23, managed to steal over $14,000 from a Naples drug store using a water hose nozzle, which felt like something more sinister when pressed into the manager's back, cops said, reports WZVN ABC...
| Jun 3, 2014
| 8:25 PM
A 20-year-old African-American Muslim man has filed a civil rights lawsuit against Tinley Park, claiming three white firefighters maliciously sprayed him with water because of his ethnicity or religion.
Tinley Park resident Omar E. Ali is seeking...