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  • Buster Posey lauds Giants' ticket to better postseason success

    Before heading to Kansas City with a chance to wrap up another World Series title, catcher Buster Posey had more modest plans. He was going to go to bed. This is no small thing. In fact, it's a reason why the Giants are within striking distance of a...
  • Europe: Festive river cruises celebrate the holiday season

    Europe: Festive river cruises celebrate the holiday season
    Soak up the scenes and scents of the holidays on a European river trip, during which carolers sing and the smells of gingerbread and mulled wine fill the air. The cruises visit Europe's well-known Christmas markets, where you'll find seasonal foods and...
  • From Little Saigon to San Jose, a faithful bus connection

    From Little Saigon to San Jose, a faithful bus connection
    Just before he climbs aboard the shiny white bus, Tau Pham hands his satchel to the guys loading cargo. Quickly, they stuff it next to dragon fruit, car parts, homemade sticky rice and today's editions of the Vietnamese newspapers. Pham thanks them...
  • Biden campaigns for Quinn, Durbin in Rockford

    Biden campaigns for Quinn, Durbin in Rockford
    Vice President Joe Biden on Monday made his second appearance in Illinois in less than a week, telling hundreds gathered at a union hall in Rockford that it was imperative they support the Democratic ticket because Republicans "don't come from where we...
  • Dump elaborate schemes but enjoy a birthday

    Dump elaborate schemes but enjoy a birthday
    Ever since the beginning of the month, my husband Ralph has been asking me what I want to do for my birthday. My answer has been consistent: "I'm thinking about it," I'd say. And I really was. I thought about when I was out for my morning row and when...
  • FedEx expects record volume of 22.6M packages on Dec. 15

    FedEx expects record volume of 22.6M packages on Dec. 15
    Package delivery company FedEx on Wednesday forecast a record holiday season this year, with 22.6 million shipments expected for its anticipated peak day on Dec. 15. The Memphis-based company said it looks to move more than 290 million packages between...
  • News to use: Travel tips and trips

    News to use: Travel tips and trips
    Here are some of the more interesting deals, websites and other travel tidbits that came across our desk recently: The Irish Highlights package from Go-Today is as low as $999 per person double occupancy for travel during the winter months. That...
  • Farms winterize to keep farmers markets open - here's a list of markets

    Farms winterize to keep farmers markets open - here's a list of markets
    Cold and windy weather will send many farmers markets into hibernation by the end of October or the first weekend of November. But that doesn't mean farmers have stopped farming, which means not all markets will shut down. A growing number of farmers...
  • Area tech firms boost perks to attract top talent

    Area tech firms boost perks to attract top talent
    How does an old-fashioned print-era company — formerly known as the Yellow Pages — attract top Westside talent to its offices in Glendale as it tries to remake itself as an online local search company? For those who live in hip parts L.A., the...
  • Pregnant Catherine gets back to work, meets with Singapore's president

    Pregnant Catherine gets back to work, meets with Singapore's president
    The former Kate Middleton is back to her official duties and has made her first public appearances since announcing the royal-baby sequel. Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge, joined husband Prince William on Tuesday to welcome Singapore's president to...
  • Long-haul headphones provide crisp sound for 30 hours between charges

    Long-haul headphones provide crisp sound for 30 hours between charges
    Name: Phiaton Chord MS 530 What they are: Stylish Bluetooth noise-canceling headphones with titanium drivers that enhance low bass and high treble notes with a clean, crisp sound. Memory foam makes the sculpted leather ear pads extremely comfortable....