| Sep 24, 2014
| 9:43 AM
Stars can be fans of their own shows, for sure. But usually they reserve their true geekery for someone else's show. And that's true of "Scandal's" Kerry Washington too.
While the ABC drama she stars in may have its hordes of obsessed viewers,...
| May 12, 2014
| 5:19 AM
On Lucille Patrick's coffee table, surrounded by dozens of framed family photos, sits a bouquet of red paper flowers and a heart-shaped balloon — a Mother's Day gift from her oldest son last year.
"My son is gone," Patrick said Sunday, tears...
| May 10, 2014
| 9:00 PM
Mother's Day has arrived!
I've rounded up freebies and fun things to do with the lady in your life, from free visits at South Florida attractions to dining deals and flower offers. I also have ways to save on last-minute gifts too, so you can let Mom...
| May 9, 2014
| 10:28 AM
Mila Kunis is planning to go au naturel -- at least as far as childbirth goes.
The actress acknowledged her pregnancy and her engagement to Ashton Kutcher in a sitdown with Ellen DeGeneres for the host's Mother's Day episode on Friday.
| Oct 3, 2014
The opening paragraph of "The Glass Cage," Nicholas Carr's cautionary tale of unchecked technology, puts readers in an airplane on final approach as the Federal Aviation Administration issues a 2013 safety alert. Flight automation, declares the untitled...
| Oct 2, 2014
| 9:06 AM
A one-year experiment of holding the draft the first full weekend in May is on hold, but the 2015 NFL draft is indeed on the move.
According to ESPN, the 2015 draft will be held April 30-May 2, with the first round in primetime. Moving the draft up...
| Jun 10, 2014
| 8:46 AM
Waffle House forced one of its waitresses to return a $1,000 tip she received from a patron on Mother's Day, according to the Charlotte Observer.
Shaina Brown received the generous tip from a businessman who wished to remain anonymous, but since he paid...
| May 9, 2014
| 12:04 PM
Noah is more than the name of a popular movie. It is the top name for baby boys born in 2013 in the United States, the Social Security Administration announced on Friday.
Sophia scored the three-peat for girls’ names, being chosen as the top...
| May 10, 2014
| 6:03 PM
It's an extra-special Mother’s Day for an Ohio woman whose rare monoamniotic twins — also called mo-mo or mono mono twins -- were born holding hands, according to media reports.
Sarah Thistlethwaite gave birth Friday to Jenna and Jillian,...
| Oct 9, 2014
| 12:32 PM
Allen Ward Sr., a longtime machine shop owner and member of the Rotary Club of Manchester, died Sept. 23. He was 99.
Ward, who was born in Andover, Mass., came to Connecticut in 1935 when he had the opportunity to work on airplanes at Chance Vought...
| Oct 13, 2014
| 8:44 PM
When it came to raising money for their high-rise home, more than a dozen women at Episcopal House in Allentown rallied around an idea.
They agreed to be calendar girls.
Not the racy sort of calendar girls — these are dignified women of a...