| Jul 19, 2013
I’ve had a subscription to Rolling Stone magazine since I was 11 years old, reading it from cover to cover, combing every news story, album review and photograph for more than 25 years.
I’ve pumped my fist when my favorite musician or band...
| Jul 24, 2013
| 5:22 AM
TRAVERSE CITY (AP) — A subcommittee in the Republican-controlled U.S. House is proposing the steepest cut in spending on a far-reaching Great Lakes environmental cleanup program since it was established in 2009.
The panel approved a bill Tuesday...
| Aug 9, 2013
| 9:35 PM
In the aftermath of heavy rains, people seemed to be making the best of a bad situation by treating flooded streets like swimming pools.
We wondered if this was a good idea, so we scooped up some of that flood water and took it to a lab to be analyzed....
| Aug 21, 2013
| 11:28 AM
City officials say they don’t know where rumors started about problems with the city's water supply, but they have no credence.
Officials heard that at least one business posted a sign on its water fountains Wednesday urging employees not to...
| Jul 31, 2013
| 6:34 PM
A Kansas company has recalled more than 50,000 pounds of ground beef due to possible E. coli contamination.
The U.S. Department of Agriculture said Wednesday the National Beef Packing Company sold product in 40- to 60-pound cases to retailers,...
| Aug 1, 2013
| 12:52 PM
More than 50,000 pounds of ground beef have been recalled after a possible E. coli contamination at a Kansas plant, but some packages may already have made their way to store shelves.
The U.S. Department of Agriculture determined the ground beef was...
| Aug 1, 2013
| 10:44 AM
They aren't leaving the nest.
More than one-third of millennials still live with their parents, the highest share in their age group in at least 40 years, according to a Pew Research Center analysis released Thursday.
Last year, a record 21.6 million...
| Aug 1, 2013
| 4:10 PM
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — The outbreak of a stomach bug two states have linked to bagged salad came as little surprise to food safety experts, who say the process of harvesting, washing and packaging leafy greens provides numerous opportunities for...
| Aug 5, 2013
| 5:07 PM
Seven bottlenose dolphins have washed up dead on Maryland shores in recent weeks, part of a larger mystery along the Mid-Atlantic coast, where alarmed scientists are working to find the cause of more than 120 dolphin deaths since June.
The seven dolphin...
| Jul 3, 2013
The Chicago Bulls apparently have a PR problem, and if it's not friction between their coach and general manager, it's the timing of hobbled superstar Derrick Rose's return to action.
Chicago is said to have a PR problem when it comes to public safety....
| Jul 6, 2013
| 8:35 AM
RAPID CITY, S.D. - The Pennington County Office of Emergency Management is asking people to stay out of a particular area of Spring Creek.
Provisional test results indicate that there is a high level of E. coli present in an eight mile stretch of...