RSS feeds allow Web site content to be gathered via feed reader software. Click the subscribe link to obtain the feed URL for this page. The feed will update when new content appears on this page.

Mussels

A collection of news and information related to Mussels published by this site and its partners.

Top Mussels Articles

Displaying items 89-99
  • IRAN: Ahmadinejad slams Paul the 'psychic' octopus

     
    Like so many troubled stars before him, Paul the 'psychic' octopus was duped by fame into believing that the good times would last forever. But after accurately predicting the outcome of all seven World Cup games, Paul now faces accusations......
  • Feeding the blogger

     
    They say you shouldn't bite the hand that feeds you. I'll just bite the hand that wants to feed me but should know better. While I'm a blogger these days, I'm a blogger for a newspaper, which means I still......
  • Taskforce urges boaters’ vigilance over Memorial Day weekend against invasive quagga and zebra mussels

     
    A California interagency task force battling the spread of invasive quagga and zebra mussels is urging boaters to remain especially vigilant this Memorial Day weekend. Anyone who launches their vessel at any body of water must clean, drain, and dry......
  • Celebrity soccer prognosticator Paul the octopus picks Germany over Argentina in World Cup game

     
    BERLIN — Octopus oracle Paul on Tuesday hesitated but ultimately picked Germany to win -- again -- this time over Argentina in their quarterfinal matchup at the football World Cup. Paul, who rose to global fame after correctly predicting all......
  • Paul, an octopus with an eye for soccer, picks Germany over England in World Cup game

     
    BERLIN — A 2-year-old octopus oracle -- born in England but raised in Germany -- has predicted a German win over England in Sunday's World Cup game. The mollusk named Paul chose a mussel out of a water glass marked......
  • World Cup: Psychic octopus predicts Germany will defeat England

     
    A 2-year-old octopus born in England but raised in Germany, has predicted a German win over England in Sunday's World Cup game. Paul chose a mussel out of a container marked with the German flag over a mussel in a......
  • Soccer prognosticating octopus Paul picks Spain over his own Germany in World Cup game

     
    BERLIN — The eight-legged oracle has spoken: Paul the octopus says Spain will sink three-time champion Germany in their World Cup semifinal. The floppy football (soccer) fan from Oberhausen's Sea Life Aquarium on Tuesday chose a mussel from a glass........
  • 'Top Chef D.C.' recap: Double elimination

     
    On tonight's Top Chef D.C., two chefs will be coming home. At the beginning of the episode, the chefs are doing their morning after quarterbacking, and local contestant Timothy Dean sound bites that he was in the bottom again, so,......
  • Cupcake paradise and restaurant deals

     
    Is San Francisco ready for a classic Southern California cupcake? SusieCakes Marina opened July 15 in that neighborhood, bringing all its signature frosting-filled cupcakes -- including red velvet, chocolate, vanilla, coconut, lemon, peanut butter and...
  • "Move over" law is enforced in PA

     
    Regarding Pennsyvania's so-called "move over" law, which requires motorists to move safely to the left if police cars or emergency vehicles are parked at the shoulder (with someone pulled over for a citation or whatever other reason), Fred Mussel of...
  • Lunch review: Solid pub fare at James Joyce

    Lunch review: Solid pub fare at James Joyce
    One of my long-standing life questions is, What makes an Irish pub an Irish pub? Is it dark, moody shadows peopled by whispering conspirators nursing black pints amid the rhythmic phthwacking of darts hitting corkboard? Or is it any old joint that...