| Jun 6, 2013
The plight of the customer looking to get an Egg McMuffin outside of regular breakfast hours at McDonald's is slowly fading away. The company is starting to sell certain early-morning items as part of the late-night menu....
| Aug 28, 2012
| 4:56 PM
SASKATOON, Canada — If Canada has a flyover province, this is it. Other Canadians fly over it or ride VIA Rail Canada across its perceived vast flatness on the way to more famous places, and don't even know they've been over or across it.
| May 10, 2011
| 2:52 PM
RODANTHE, N.C. — My symbiosis with Kampgrounds of America didn't happen all at once. It was, in fact, a slow build.
It began on the jumping pillow, that dome of inflated rubber planted in the ground where I sprang endlessly into a warm summer...
| Oct 2, 2012
| 5:12 PM
Nokia Drive (free for all Nokia Lumia phones)
What it is: an app that provides turn-by-turn navigation, mapping, listed directions and offline maps. Eventually Nokia will make the Nokia Drive app available to Windows Phone 8 Partners. The app measures...
| May 10, 2011
| 3:15 PM
My husband and I recently flew from Berlin to Newark on Continental Airlines. After about 45 minutes in the air, the flight attendants offered beverage service. I politely requested coffee.
There was no turbulence. When the flight attendant reached...
| Mar 17, 2013
Perched on the Pacific Ocean roughly midway between Los Angeles and San Francisco, Cambria is charming — full of local boutiques, not chain stores; fresh, inventive restaurants, no McDonald's in sight; art galleries, studios and a series of small-...
| Jul 30, 2012
| 8:06 AM
PROVINCETOWN, Mass. - "Provincetown?" a Boston friend, who only summers on tony Nantucket, sniffed when I mentioned my plan to visit the artist colony and fishing port at the tip of Cape Cod. "You're not going to Provincetown. It's so tacky, so hectic....
| Apr 16, 2012
| 11:30 AM
KYOTO, Japan — The videos fill up space on YouTube, the photos running for page after page on Google Images. Japan as a place of death and destruction, massive brown-blue waves, shaking high-rises, collapsed cities.
The earthquake in March 2011 has...
| Jul 20, 2011
Demand for minimally invasive cosmetic procedures showed a three-digit increase over the last decade, with Botox leading the way for those seeking to look younger or better.
As of last month, would-be patients can consider a new product that uses their...
| Oct 27, 2011
| 11:55 AM
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I hesitate to tell you of this little gem because once it gets out, everyone will want...
| Jul 7, 2011
The chewy chips at Más Malo will ruin your appetite if you're not careful. Eat one and the blind flirtation of grease and salt on your tongue will cause you to reach for another, and then another. And before you know it you will become a mindless hand-to-...