| Sep 20, 2013
| 10:44 AM
We all remember: talking about our periods with our parents was totally embarrassing...and watching those horrendous tampon commercials was just as bad.
Well, how about a new approach that gets kids and parents laughing together...inspiring discussion...
| Sep 27, 2012
| 8:37 AM
“I now pronounce you husband and wife” is no longer the only phrase that can legally issue couples into wedded life in Connecticut. The words can now be “husband and husband” or “wife and wife.”
Although those three...
| Sep 8, 2014
| 3:08 PM
Gerald Wilson, a bandleader, trumpeter, composer, arranger and educator whose multifaceted career reached from the swing era of the 1930s to the diverse jazz sounds of the 21st century, has died. He was 96.
Wilson, who had been in declining health, died...
| Sep 3, 2014
| 2:00 PM
Anthony Jeselnik: The Pittsburgh comic and frequent insulter on recent Comedy Central roasts may well have earned the "dark prince of standup" moniker he gave himself. His snarky humor involves jokes about death and disease, and the one-liners he lobs...
| Sep 4, 2014
| 10:00 AM
As Gov. Jerry Brown and his Republican challenger Neel Kashkari were making final preparations for their sole debate Thursday night, advisors for both were trying to keep expectations low.
“The fact of the matter is the governor’s been...
| Sep 3, 2014
| 7:50 PM
After months of struggling to disrupt Gov. Jerry Brown's widely presumed glide to reelection, Republican Neel Kashkari will have a chance to shift the dynamics of the lopsided contest Thursday in the candidates' first and only debate.
The televised one-...
| Sep 5, 2014
| 9:22 AM
Every major touring band will likely encounter the same ups and downs: the nights when you aren't feeling it, the shows where it all clicks into place, where the music plays itself, the fears, the exaltation and the nightly rituals of winding down after a...
| Sep 6, 2014
It is a circus as much as a concert. Wearing colorful costumes, the players are singing, chanting, dancing, making percussive noises on anything from drums to homemade instruments, keeping rhythm by blowing across the tops of bottles, tap dancing and...
| Sep 4, 2014
| 12:32 PM
Joan Rivers, star of E!'s "Fashion Police," made a living making fun of just about everyone for just about any reason.
Rivers died Thursday after complications from throat surgery last week.
"My mother’s greatest joy in life was to make people...
| Apr 3, 2014
| 2:09 PM
Caviar is one of the most prized foods in the world, but it's far from sustainable. German marine biologist Angela Kohler is looking to change that with a new form of sustainable caviar.
Kohler has developed a way to extract caviar from a fish without...
| Mar 26, 2014
| 6:11 PM
Today it’s the limes, tomorrow what else?
A variety of factors have contributed to a shortage of limes in the United States that has more than doubled prices over this time last year. And one of the most important is an outbreak of a citrus...