| Aug 26, 2012
| 5:53 AM
Given how quickly dogs learn by food reward, how long does it take them to recognize the sound of Tiki’s Playhouse doggie ice-cream truck?
Probably with one sample, since the possibilities include tantalizing banana, blueberry, molasses and...
| Aug 29, 2012
| 2:00 PM
I have seen the Bears' safety problem hang around for most of the post-Mike Brown era and now with the injuries to Brandon Hardin and Chris Conte. Could we see Peanut Tillman make the move to safety and have Kelvin Hayden slide into a starting...
| Sep 7, 2012
Hello. My name is Mary. Allow me to humanize myself.
I was born on a steamy summer day in a bulrush basket underneath the bleachers of Wrigley Field. Shortly before my birth, my hardworking father passed away, and my mom was left alone to support us...
| Sep 11, 2012
| 12:28 PM
NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - The number of children with peanut allergies in one Midwestern county has tripled in the past decade, according to a new study that adds to evidence nut allergies are getting more common in the developed world.
| Jun 1, 2012
| 10:19 AM
This triple-layer chocolate chip bread is a wonderful breakfast bread similar to old-fashioned swirl bread that you used to get right from your baker.
This bread is easy to make and is even better the next day after sitting in the fridge.
| Jun 1, 2012
| 5:39 PM
DALLAS -- A study from the University of Texas School of Public Health suggests a common flame retardant is found in peanut butter and other fat-rich foods.
The chemical is hexabromocyclododecane, or the much easier to pronounce HBCD, and it’s...
| Jun 5, 2012
| 2:20 PM
Elle's Vietnamese friend, Kimme, has advised us that when looking for a Vietnamese restaurant, choose one that has a particular specialty rather than one that serves a bit of everything.
As we were searching the Internet for a Vietnamese restaurant...
| Jun 6, 2012
| 10:22 PM
Peanut butter is a favorite for lunch, but instead of being paired up with jelly Monday, administrators at Sacramento’s McClatchy high say they found it all over campus, leading to at least one student being hospitalized.
It was all part of a prank...
| Jun 8, 2012
Children in urban areas have a higher incidence of food allergies than those in rural America, according to a new study believed to be the first to assess allergic reactions in kids based on geography.
One of the urban centers tracked in the research...
| Jun 8, 2012
| 11:00 PM
High school graduation is a rite of passage like no other.
It's part culmination and part initiation into that next stage of life.
For 32 students whose hard work earned them the right to pick up a diploma here, the night itself is an education - in...
| Jun 12, 2012
| 11:36 AM
McClatchy High School was once again the victim of vandalism overnight or early Tuesday morning.
Police say the school was spray painted.
The school had recently beefed up security after a prank that resulted in 32 seniors being kept out of the...