| Nov 21, 2012
| 7:00 AM
It's the season for joy and feasting … and for burglaries, house fires and other property problems caused by careless homeowners, according to a new study.
The mass exodus of Americans from their homes as they travel to visit relatives leaves...
| Aug 1, 2012
| 7:41 PM
Weaving through traffic. Running a red light. Tailgating. All signs of an aggressive driver and you may be surprised who's behind the wheel. South Bend Police deal with at least one case of road rage a day. At some point, aggressive driving becomes road...
| Nov 28, 2012
| 9:50 AM
To many people looking for work, references on job applications are a bit like long snappers in football: easily ignored.
But in the same way the oft-overlooked position can make or break the game, references hold surprising sway in hiring decisions,...
| Nov 11, 2012
| 5:53 PM
Despite movement above, Florida remained at sixth in the latest BCS Standing announced Sunday night.
The Gators stood pat following a 20-17 win over Louisiana-Lafayette Saturday in Gainesville. Both the Harris Interactive and USA Today coaches polls...
| Oct 5, 2012
The latest frenzy of mortgage refinancings has benefited millions of Americans who have been responsible or lucky enough to qualify for 30-year fixed-rate home loans below 4 percent.
Home lending professionals have some bad news, though, for many of...
| Oct 15, 2012
Oregon fans have been advised to stay away from sharp objects following their beloved Ducks' disturbing No. 3 debut in the first Bowl Championships Series standings.
Third in the BCS is like fourth in the Olympics, but the good news is that this is the...
| 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...
| Oct 21, 2012
| 8:30 PM
Oregon can't afford to keep winning like this. A few more lopsided victories and the Ducks could finish last in the BCS and end up playing in the Toilet Bowl.
On Thursday, Oregon sprinted to a 43-7, second-quarter lead on Arizona State and might have...
| Oct 14, 2012
| 6:41 PM
The first Bowl Championship Series Standings were released Sunday night and while there were the usual suspects – Alabama atop the rankings – there were also a fair share of surprises as well – Florida at No. 2 anyone?
Once again, the...
| Apr 25, 2012
In my apartment building, I can tell you what the roommates across the hall fight about and that the guy upstairs has a squeaky mattress. What I cannot tell you is any of their names — and that, experts say, doesn't do anyone any good.
| Oct 23, 2012
| 9:49 PM
Providence Saint Joseph Medical Center received high marks this year for joint and total knee replacements and for gastrointestinal procedures and surgeries in a recent report released by Healthgrades, an independent source for physician information and...