| Jan 9, 2013
| 5:56 AM
Get a free Beef Wrap valued at $2.99 when you donate an old cell phone at Pollo Tropical on Wednesday.
The “Handheld for a Handheld" promotion benefits Women in Distress of Broward County, Inc. and is good at all company-owned Pollo Troipcal...
| Jan 18, 2013
| 1:40 PM
There's a right way and a wrong way to go about killing a gun-control bill.
DO: Follow the official procedures and observe the unofficial etiquette when you go to the Legislative Office Building in Hartford to testify against a bill at a public hearing....
| Feb 13, 2013
| 5:02 PM
Cellphones, for many people, have morphed into an extra appendage, always within reach except for that time you accidentally left it at home and suffered a minor panic attack.
Our constant connectedness has its benefits — it's hard to imagine a...
| Apr 8, 2013
| 6:39 PM
It was probably my fault that he did it. Because I happened to mention that he sounded so young on the message made two years earlier.
He sounded young and sweet and surprisingly polite, and sometimes I was happy he didn't pick up right away, because...
| Jul 10, 2013
| 1:32 PM
Want a new smartphone every few months for a fairly low price?
T-Mobile’s making it possible. Although Verizon and AT&T recently lengthened the amount of time that subscribers have to wait before upgrading their phones at discounted prices, T-...
| Nov 14, 2012
| 8:27 AM
NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Text and video messages designed to help people quit smoking nearly doubled the success rate for attempted quitters, compared to people who didn't have such assistance, in a new review of several studies.
| Sep 30, 2013
| 6:30 AM
DEAR MAYO CLINIC: My 12-year-old daughter goes to bed each night around 10 p.m., but usually can't fall asleep until 1 or 2 in the morning. Is this normal for a "tween," or should I talk to her doctor? What are some things that could cause insomnia in...
| May 12, 2013
| 9:22 PM
NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Teenagers who text while driving are also more likely to engage in other risky activities, such as riding with an intoxicated driver or not wearing a seatbelt, a new study suggests.
Researchers from the U.S. Centers for...
| May 22, 2013
| 1:52 PM
More people are ditching their home phones and relying on their cell phones only.
So, how do you know what kind of phone and plan you need?
One of the best ways to get acquainted with the wide variety of phones is to go to the websites of phone plan...
| Jun 12, 2013
| 4:21 PM
A man fatally shot his wife and two daughters before turning the gun on himself near Darien Tuesday, according to officials.
The shootings took place in the 500 block of Oldfield Road in DuPage County near Darien. The deaths are believed to have been...
| Mar 30, 2013
| 11:15 AM
A Glenview teenager was given a $300,000 bail in Cook County Bond Court Saturday on attempted first-degree murder and aggravated battery charges after he allegedly stabbed a 17-year-old boy in a scuffle Thursday night in Winnetka.