| May 25, 2013
| 3:38 PM
Most of us will put up with a cramped middle seat on a short flight. But on trips more than three hours long, we are ready to crack open our wallets and pay for a window or aisle seat.
That is one of the findings of a recent Harris Interactive poll of...
| Oct 28, 2013
| 6:52 AM
Virginia Tech was the only top-25 team to lose at home to an unranked opponent last week, making the Hokies the logical and consensus choice to drop from the polls.
I dumped Tech in favor of Notre Dame on my Harris Interactive poll, one of two used,...
| Jun 3, 2013
| 1:20 PM
If you suspect you’re not getting enough sleep, you’re probably right: A new survey says 83% of Americans don’t get a good night’s sleep on a consistent basis.
Why not? Stress and anxiety were cited as the top reason by 48% of...
| Jul 11, 2013
| 10:41 AM
We already know many people are addicted to their smartphones, but a study released Thursday gives a clearer idea of just how much users can get attached to their device.
Nearly three in four American smartphone users surveyed said they are within...
| Jul 11, 2013
| 12:55 PM
That’s it -- I am now officially out of step with modern life.
What else can I say after reading this: “Most adults always have smartphone close by, 1 in 10 use it during sex.”
Which gives a whole new meaning to the old-timey term...
| Jul 29, 2013
| 3:57 PM
A new manufacturing documentary that will get an advance screening in Baltimore this week suggests that average Americans aren't powerless to stop job loss in the sector.
It's a simple and surprisingly old message that has seen a resurgence since the...
| Feb 1, 2013
Forget the Ravens vs. the 49ers. How does “Star Trek” stack up against “Iron Man 3″? More than half of ......
| Dec 16, 2013
So, those nostalgic memories of playing I Spy and singing "The Wheels on the Bus" as your family road-tripped across states to your aunt's house for the holidays? Relics of a bygone era, like the VCR, Pet Rocks and Crystal......
| Oct 12, 2012
| 1:25 PM
South Florida Boomers nearing retirement should start planning now how they are going to pay for their future health care. A recent Harris Interactive poll found almost half of Americans are "extremely" or "very" worried about how to pay for these...
| Feb 11, 2011
Of all the ways to cheat on your spouse or partner, fibbing about finances may seem like the least of all evils.
After all, is it anyone's business that you carry mountains of old credit card debt? Do you really need to disclose how much money you lose...
| Nov 15, 2011
| 6:53 AM
The lingering bad economy appears to have taken a toll on South Floridians' confidence that they will retire in comfort, according to a new poll released Tuesday.
Fewer than four out of 10 people living in the Miami-Fort Lauderdale area feel "happy"...