| Dec 9, 2011
| 1:10 PM
The fun and froth of the bridal runways is spilling over into the handbag market. The tulle, texture and embellishments – both floral and shimmering – seen on the fall 2012 collections are finding a canvas on handbags, too.
| Mar 5, 2015
| 9:24 AM
Things to do and see in southern Wisconsin
ANDERSON ARTS CENTER: 121 66th St., Kenosha. (262) 653-048; http://www.andersonartscenter.com. "In Living Color" by Madison Contemporary Fiber Artists and "Masks: Disguise, Expose, Celebrate" by Women's...
| Feb 23, 2015
| 8:00 AM
The stars were out in Las Vegas over the weekend, celebrating birthdays, debuting residency shows, giving private concerts and having a very public date night. Here’s what you may have missed.
Reality TV’s Sarah Herron, who appeared on...
| Feb 7, 2015
With its latest expansion, sports apparel-maker Under Armour could find itself in the company of Facebook, Pinterest and other well-known online names.
That's because the Baltimore-based brand is on the verge of consolidating an online community that...
| Feb 1, 2015
| 11:18 AM
Fads have always been around. We have seen them with toys, diets to even business operations.
There appears to be two basic reasons why fads exist:
Novelty, such as the "Slinky" toy or "Holacratic" organizational structure
Perceived as a simple...
| Jan 17, 2015
| 6:06 PM
It was a typical winter morning on the Twitter feed of Eastern Shore television station WBOC: a stream of messages about snowfall and a reminder to download the station's weather app for the latest updates.
Then the Cyber Caliphate arrived. Just after...
| Jan 10, 2015
| 3:49 PM
With the frequency of data breaches these days, it may feel as if you're gambling every time you swipe your credit card or fill out a form giving a business your personal information.
If your information does get swiped by a hacker, it's not a sure...
| Jan 6, 2015
| 8:14 AM
Of all the myriad decadent, glitzy, over-the-top activities a vacationer can experience in Sin City, why choose instead to kill an hour touring a corporate office and call center?
What, you couldn't get in to see the Blue Man Group or those clowns at...
| Jan 8, 2015
| 1:37 PM
Pennsylvania and eight other states have reached a settlement with online shoe and clothing retailer Zappos for a 2012 security breach.
In January 2012, hackers broke into the company's server, giving them access to 24 million customers' sensitive data....
| Jan 9, 2015
| 2:30 AM
How to avoid the hassle when you need to take it back.
1. Sooner is better (but you might get a reprieve). Best Buy set off shock waves when it shortened its usual return period to just 15 days. But Best Buy holiday shoppers have until January 15 to...
| Jan 9, 2015
| 7:46 AM
You're always looking for new ways to save. That's why ShopSmart, the shopping magazine from the publisher of Consumer Reports, is always on the hunt for great bargain-snagging strategies.
ShopSmart offers these tips:
-- Find every coupon. Cool new...