| Jun 8, 2010
Yoga is more than just striking a pose. But how you strike that pose is nonetheless critical.
Maintaining correct form is essential not only for building a solid yoga practice but also because improperly doing the same yoga poses repeatedly —...
| Apr 8, 2010
| 11:48 AM
LANDOVER, Md. — Vexed that some 30 percent of driver candidates flunk its traditional training, United Parcel Service Inc. is moving beyond the classroom to ready its rookies for the road.
In the place of books and lectures are video games, a...
| Jan 20, 2010
Graco Stroller Recall:
WASHINGTON (AP) - Graco Children's Products is recalling 1.5 million strollers after some children had their fingertips amputated by canopy hinges.
The recall includes certain model numbers of Graco's Passage, Alano and Spree...
| Oct 6, 2010
| 5:14 PM
Doctors are seeing an increase in the number of tech-related problems, and we’re hearing new terms that we’ve never heard before. Blackberry thumb, cell phone elbow, and computer vision syndrome are the newest ailments to float around a...
| Jul 25, 2010
"'Course it's a legend. But legends be the only stories as is true."
Grandpa, in "Misty of Chincoteague," by Marguerite Henry
As he motors his pontoon boat away from the dock and into one of the shallow channels that surround Chincoteague Island, tour...
| Sep 12, 2010
| 2:43 PM
Anyone who's struggled to match the grace of a dexterous chopstick handler might think using your fingers and bread is a relative cinch. I'm not so sure. But those who need help mastering the practice will find a valuable teacher in Dukem, 1100 Maryland...
| Mar 25, 2011
| 9:23 AM
Part of an ongoing series looking at the reality behind health claims.
Claim: Over the years, renowned authorities--mothers, aunts and a mother-in-law--warned Dr. Donald Unger that knuckle cracking leads to arthritis of the fingers.
Reality: For 50...
| Jun 29, 2011
| 7:01 AM
A son, Jackson Dean Palk, was born to John and Jenny (Smith) Palk at 9:48 a.m. June 11, 2011, at the Univerisity of Tennessee Medical Center in Knoxville, Tenn. Jackson weighed 8 pounds, 4 ounces and was 20 1/2 inches long at birth. Grandparents...
| Dec 18, 2011
| 11:46 AM
A man is in custody and a Chicago police officer sustained minor injuries after the man tried to steal a catalytic converter from a U-haul truck rental facility on the Northwest Side, police said.
A security officer working at the rental facility on the...
| Aug 11, 2011
| 8:19 AM
FRIDAY, AUG. 12
The Up North Network of BNI meets every Friday at the Elks Club in the Beacon Center, Charlevoix. Meetings are from 7-8:30 a.m. and visitors are welcome. For information or a reservation to attend, call Pam Ulvund, (231) 881-...
| Dec 9, 2009
| 8:50 PM
Earlier this year we asked Jeannine Stein, author of "Re-Bound: Creating Handmade Books From Recycled and Repurposed Materials" to come up with a few DIY projects for the holidays. One idea she had was this card hanger that can display dozens of holiday...