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  • New Ebola restrictions not enough for Republicans pushing travel ban

    While the Obama administration continues to put in place additional measures to identify travelers potentially infected with Ebola, the early Republican response is in: It's still not enough. The administration announced Tuesday that travelers to the...
  • The Nachusa bison

    The Nachusa bison
    I remember waking up around 4 a.m. on the first night in Iowa and having no idea where I was. I was in a sleeping bag, in a big metal box, getting slightly rained on. I looked around befuddled for a moment trying to place my surroundings. Then I...
  • 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....
  • Ebola fear shows denial of science spreads quickly

    Ebola fear shows denial of science spreads quickly
    Science is knowledge based on facts derived from observation and experimentation. At least that's what the so-called "scientists" and "dictionaries" and "people throughout history" want you to believe. I, however, have it on good authority from...
  • Marylanders welcome gas prices below $3 a gallon

    Marylanders welcome gas prices below $3 a gallon
    Tatiana Fish lives in Pigtown, works a restaurant job in Fells Point, attends classes at the Community College of Baltimore County and usually visits her father twice a week in Montgomery County. Meeting all her obligations requires the 23-year-old to...
  • Ask Mr. Dad: Some great national parks for family trips

    Dear Mr. Dad: My family hasn't had a vacation in years we haven't been able to afford it. But we really need some time off. We're thinking of doing a driving trip over the two-week winter break. Can you suggest some affordable family-friendly places to...
  • Sunderland to refund fans after 8-0 defeat at Southampton

    LONDON (Reuters) - Sunderland players have offered ticket refunds to all 2,500 fans who made the long trip to watch their side's humiliating 8-0 thrashing at Southampton in the Premier League, club captain John O'Shea confirmed on Tuesday. Some...
  • U.S. Republicans look to gain election ground on Ebola

    CHICAGO (Reuters) - Ebola has moved to the front of campaign issues before U.S. November elections, as fear and criticism of the government's response to cases of the virus in the United States opened a new line of Republican attacks against President...
  • Top haunted destinations in the U.S.

    In Sunday's paper, we ran a story about ghost tours at the Missouri State Penitentiary. For $25 you can spend two hours touring the old prison, reportedly full of ghosts. But there are supposed haunted places all over the country. According to the...
  • Heightened Ebola screening of travelers from W. African countries to U.S. announced

    Heightened Ebola screening of travelers from W. African countries to U.S. announced
    Tuesday, as part of the Department of Homeland Security’s ongoing response to prevent the spread of Ebola to the United States, it announced travel restrictions in the form of additional screening and protective measures at U.S. ports of entry for...
  • Seniors on the Go: Avoiding airport parking gouges

    Seniors on the Go: Avoiding airport parking gouges
    On a recent three-week trip from my home airport, I chose to stay the night before departure at an airport-area motel. Why? Even though the airport is only 25 minutes from my home, the motel's stay-park-fly package was the best deal. The room rate was $80...