| Dec 10, 2013
| 2:43 PM
Scientists who looked at hundreds of samples found that organic whole milk offered more of the fatty acids good for the heart than conventional milk.
“We were quite surprised to see the magnitude of difference in milk from organic farms,”...
| Jan 9, 2014
| 2:30 AM
Q: Why is there anti-semitism? What is it about the Jewish culture that causes this to occur? -- B., via email@example.com
A: You've asked me why some people hate other people, and I wish I could answer you in a way that might both explain and end...
| Sep 27, 2013
| 12:30 PM
Q. I am very nice at work and starting to suspect that nice is a bad idea as a workplace strategy. I bring goodies for coworkers' birthdays, volunteer to help people when they are overwhelmed, and stay late if a customer has a crisis. I've also been...
| Sep 30, 2013
| 6:30 AM
Another search for Jimmy Hoffa ended recently, with federal authorities once again facing the cameras to say what has become commonplace since the ex-Teamsters' boss disappeared back in 1975: no, they didn't find Hoffa's remains or anything that would...
| Oct 6, 2013
APELDOORN, NETHERLANDS — Dozens of black-and-yellow squirrel monkeys scampered around us, some running above on high ropes, others swooping in close to us as we walked.
This was one of the many delights of the Apenheul, a primate park in rural...
| Nov 12, 2013
| 7:53 AM
Like the first episode, this week’s episode begins with Yolanda, this time in her kitchen. A sincere kudos to her for appearing on camera in a bathrobe and slippers, sans makeup, looking like real humans look first thing in the morning. She’...
| Feb 16, 2014
When talent agent Elizabeth Geddes spotted Ron Vasser at a Chicago country-western bar in 1994, she remembered her first reaction: "Who is that guy in a DGA jacket who has not hired my actors?"
"DGA" stands for Directors Guild of America. And...
| Dec 9, 2013
| 3:55 PM
Teaching children about animals by accentuating their similarities to human beings is a great place to start. But penguins aren't people — a fact director Anthony Geffen's "Adventures of the Penguin King" works hard to ignore.
"I haven't been home...
| Oct 13, 2013
A horse the size of a German shepherd may sound like something found only in the enchanted world of "My Little Pony." But miniature horses are real — and Lunar, Mystery, Turnabout and Jenella of Mane in Heaven have some powers of their own.
| Sep 30, 2013
| 6:30 AM
BIRTHDAY GUY: Actor, producer and writer Kevin Smith was born in Red Bank, N.J., today in 1970. This birthday guy has starred in such films as "Jay and Silent Bob Strike Back," "Mallrats" and "Clerks." He's also lent his voice talents to the animated...
| Oct 30, 2013
| 5:20 AM
Most people look at moving as a headache. Diane Laney Fitzpatrick looks at it as comic fodder.
Fitzpatrick is a serial mover who has packed up her household and relocated nine no, 10 times in 25 years. She chronicled her experiences with her...