| Sep 12, 2013
| 11:50 AM
Orlando's Elayna Popwell, a semifinalist in the 46th Pillsbury Bake-Off's Quick Rise and Shine Breakfasts category, needs online votes to move on to the finals and a chance to win the $1 million top prize for her Apricot Almond Buttercups. Voting is...
| Sep 12, 2013
| 4:56 PM
Sikorsky Aircraft Corp., battling defense cuts and rising costs, said Thursday that it is cutting 200 hourly jobs, most of them in Connecticut.
The Stratford-based helicopter maker announced the layoff of 200 salaried workers in June.
| Sep 10, 2013
| 6:37 PM
Bells tolled and bugles sounded at Hagerstown City Park Tuesday evening as the community paused to remember emergency personnel and those in the armed forces who lost their lives in the line of duty.
Some stopped to reminisce in front of the 9/11...
| Oct 11, 2013
| 9:41 AM
New York (Reuters Health) - Soft cushioning in shoes has been marketed to runners as extra shock-absorption to prevent injuries, but in a new study the added padding made no difference in who got hurt.
Researchers tested identical-looking shoes with...
| Oct 11, 2013
| 6:36 AM
In 1952, Petoskey veteran Bill Steffens won a design contest to create a new emblem and insigne for the Air Rescue Service, a service of the United States Air Force.
After winning his $25, the design was sent off to the Pentagon to be approved, but he...
| Oct 16, 2013
| 6:00 AM
An exhibit documenting last year’s record-setting 24 mile free-fall by daredevil Felix Baumgartner is on display at the California Science Center.
Visitors to the Exposition Park museum can see the equipment used in the mission, including...
| Oct 15, 2013
| 5:53 AM
It's that time of year again to start thinking of sending packages to our men and women in the military. We have a lot of them serving around the country and around the world. This office gets a number of requests for addresses of these service...
| Oct 14, 2013
| 7:44 AM
Donald Lawrence Curtis, 83, of Ellsworth, Mich., formerly of Shelby Township, died on Oct. 11, 2013, at Munson Medical Center surrounded by his loving family.
Don was born on June 21, 1930, in Detroit, Mich., to Helen and Lawrence Zielinski (Kerney). He...
| Oct 5, 2013
| 9:58 PM
Groton: Services for Clair Cowan, 83, of Groton will be 11 a.m. Monday, Oct. 7, at St. Paul's Lutheran Church, Ferney. The Rev. Lloyd Redhage will officiate. Burial with military honors will follow in the Conde City Cemetery under the direction of...
| Sep 7, 2013
| 6:43 AM
A rocket roared into a starry sky right on schedule Friday night from the Mid-Atlantic Regional Spaceport on Wallops Island, catapulting a robotic science observatory toward the moon.
The 80-foot, five-stage Minotaur V exploded off the launch pad in a...
| Oct 2, 2013
| 3:13 PM
There are two main reasons to doubt the possibility of an Iran-U.S. rapprochement, an idea that gained new life after Iran's charm offensive at the United Nations last week and a phone call between the presidents of the two countries on Sept. 27. The...