| Mar 8, 2014
| 8:58 PM
Daylight saving time is little more than an annoyance to many people. But for some of us, the "spring forward" aspect -- the loss of one hour's sleep -- creates a national case of jet lag.
And it's not just a bad case of grogginess, or the feeling of...
| Mar 11, 2014
| 6:30 PM
One in five Americans has admitted to peeing in a public swimming pool, according to a new survey.
That’s 20% of Americans urinating where others swim. Besides being disgusting, peeing in the pool may be seriously harmful to your health.
| Jun 25, 2014
| 5:48 PM
Scott Richardson is up at dawn, standing atop a rocky ridgeline near his base camp, a solitary figure in the slanting light. He surveys a primordial wilderness of dry creek beds and stands of juniper and pinyon pine.
"This is dinosaur country," he says,...
| Mar 17, 2014
| 2:42 PM
For those who believe in the power of chocolate comes the start of a new study. Researchers will look into whether certain ingredients in dark chocolate can help prevent heart attacks and strokes.
But before you start digging into your stash of...
| Jan 28, 2014
| 6:59 AM
Gary Kubiak's name was on head coach John Harbaugh's initial list of offensive coordinator candidates, but for about 10 days, that was essentially his only connection to the Ravens' vacancy.
Less than two months since he was fired as the head coach of...
| Aug 12, 2013
| 6:25 PM
Mars One wants to send humans on a one-way trip to the Red Planet in 2022. Four individuals will be selected out of the more than 100,000 that have already applied, according to the Dutch nonprofit. But would members of such an expedition, estimated to...
| Feb 14, 2014
| 10:30 AM
I have to make sure when I get hold of happiness to seize the moment and soar to heights with it. I am grateful that I can still be joyful at times with simple and new things that were not significant to me before.
— Bien Cox, journal entry...
| Sep 5, 2013
| 12:46 PM
Seminole Classic Casino has cash and a Cadillac giveaway in September.
The news from the casino:
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Sundays, September 15 & 22 from Noon – 6:...
| Sep 30, 2013
| 1:38 PM
Look for an increase in electronic table games at Calder Casino and Race Course, notes Paul Pippen, senior director of slot operations.
Pippen, who worked in Las Vegas and elsewhere, joined Calder in July, and is evaluating the casino's next step.
| Nov 18, 2013
| 8:46 AM
Sorry, folks, I got behind this month. So, here on Nov. 18, I am finally getting up promotions at Seminole Classic. Well, the car giveaway is still in play...
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| May 20, 2014
| 2:27 PM
For couples looking to conceive a baby, one key roadblock could be hiding in plain sight: high lipids circulating in the bloodstream of either partner.
High cholesterol readings, according to a study published Tuesday, are implicated in delayed...