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  • NEA hopefuls, start your grant engines

    NEA hopefuls, start your grant engines
    This week, the National Endowment for the Arts opened the application period for its new round of literature grants. Novelists, time to start polishing up those CVs. The NEA makes grants of $25,000 to individual writers each year. Who can apply...
  • Evan S. Connell, author of 'Mrs. Bridge' and 'Mr. Bridge,' has died

    Author Evan S. Connell, best known for his novels "Mrs. Bridge" and "Mr. Bridge," died in his home in Santa Fe, N.M., according to family members. He was 88. Connell was a recipient of the 2010 Los Angeles Times Robert Kirsch Award for lifetime...
  • Cops: Women stole police cruiser, drove to McDonald's

    Cops: Women stole police cruiser, drove to McDonald's
    When you want it, need it, you gotta have a taste of McDonald's burgers, their slogan says. Just don't steal a patrol car to get to the Golden Arches. St. Pete cops said that Vanessa Nicole Brooks, 22, stole their cruiser while they were inside an...
  • Al Roker at the Ivy Bookshop, and other healthy eating events

    Al Roker at the Ivy Bookshop, and other healthy eating events
    How are those resolutions going? Same here. But there's help. January is packed with events designed to promote healthy-eating habits. Calories matter. Using our new online database of calories in restaurant menu items, you can now quickly check the...
  • Smith: Remember to 'eat less and move more'

    Coca-Cola has an ad campaign that confronts what it calls the "complex challenge of obesity." In the campaign, Coke notes that of its more than 650 beverages, there are more than 180 low- or no-calorie drinks. Most of the full-calorie drinks also have...
  • In gun control debate, no easy fixes to Baltimore street violence

    In gun control debate, no easy fixes to Baltimore street violence
    Maryland has some of the toughest gun laws in the country — and Baltimore's are even stricter — yet the city continues to struggle with rampant gun violence as thousands of criminals gain access to firearms. And for supporters and opponents...
  • McDonald's lukewarm growth leads into difficult January

    McDonald's lukewarm growth leads into difficult January
    McDonald’s Corp.’s fourth-quarter earnings were more promising than the string of dismal figures that shook investor confidence in the fast food giant late last year. But the Golden Arches have yet to reclaim their full luster. The Oak...
  • McDonald's Filet-O-Fish, Fish McBites going all-sustainable

    McDonald's Filet-O-Fish, Fish McBites going all-sustainable
    McDonald’s, one of the largest single buyers of fish in the country, said all of its Filet-O-Fish sandwiches and Fish McBites snacks will be made of Alaskan Pollack sustainably fished in the wild. And the company is willing to pay to prove it....
  • Cops: Boy, 9, among group arrested for Skyway restaurant stickups

    Cops: Boy, 9, among group arrested for Skyway restaurant stickups
    Three boys, including a 9-year-old, were arrested after they brandished a paintball gun and robbed two 12-year-old boys in a McDonald's restaurant near the Chicago Skyway, according to police and prosecutors. Two other suspects were still at large...
  • Police believe stabbing victim was downtown for parade

    Police believe stabbing victim was downtown for parade
    To Deontae Smith's mother, there was no question her son had been to the Super Bowl parade on Tuesday. And she's upset that Baltimore police didn't make the same connection sooner. Deontae was fatally stabbed outside a McDonald's restaurant at Howard and...
  • Would you like some gender stereotyping with that kids' meal?

    Would you like some gender stereotyping with that kids' meal?
    I was flying home with my kids a few days ago, and we stopped at Subway in the airport. After answering all their other questions -- "What kind of bread? Which cheese? Toasted or not? What toppings?" -- one of the questions floored me. "Girl or boy?"...