The moral imperative of good lawn care

The moral imperative of good lawn care

I’ve lived without a lawn since leaving my parents’ home for college in 1981. I spent most of the subsequent years living in apartment bui...

May 25th, 2016 |  


Memorable moments from the National Spelling Bee

Memorable moments from the National Spelling Bee

OXON HILL, Md. (AP) — The 284 kids competing in this year’s Scripps National Spelling Bee got their first opportunity to approach the micr...

May 25th, 2016 |  


Entertainment Roundup: Downey, Evans visit Avengers fan with cancer

Entertainment Roundup: Downey, Evans visit Avengers fan with cancer

EL CAJON, Calif. — The Avengers have teamed up to help lift the spirits of a teenage fan with cancer.Iron Man Robert Downey Jr. joined Captain A...

May 24th, 2016 |  


Entertainment Roundup: Zedd, The Chainsmokers to play Electric Daisy Carnival

Entertainment Roundup: Zedd, The Chainsmokers to play Electric Daisy Carnival

LAS VEGAS — Zedd, The Chainsmokers, Tiesto, Kaskade, Paul Oakenfold and Martin Garrix will perform at the 20th annual Electric Daisy Carnival in...

May 23rd, 2016 |  


‘Angry Birds’ flocks to No. 1 over ‘Neighbors,’ ‘Nice Guys’

‘Angry Birds’ flocks to No. 1 over ‘Neighbors,’ ‘Nice Guys’

LOS ANGELES (AP) — “Captain America” has found a worthy competitor in a bunch of flightless birds. “The Angry Birds Movie̶...

May 22nd, 2016 |  


Deposition text: Cosby’s wife refused to answer many queries

Deposition text: Cosby’s wife refused to answer many queries

BOSTON (AP) — Bill Cosby’s wife refused to answer dozens of questions during a combative deposition in a defamation lawsuit filed by seven...

May 21st, 2016 |  


Veteran ‘60 Minutes’ newsman Morley Safer dies at 84

Veteran ‘60 Minutes’ newsman Morley Safer dies at 84

NEW YORK — Morley Safer, the veteran “60 Minutes” correspondent who was equally at home reporting on social injustices, the Orient E...

May 19th, 2016 |  


Museum celebrates Star Trek’s 50th with artifacts, tribbles

Museum celebrates Star Trek’s 50th with artifacts, tribbles

SEATTLE — It’s been 50 years since the Starship Enterprise began its five-year mission to boldly go where no man had gone before, and Seat...

May 19th, 2016 |  


Lots of comedies on tap on 2 nights for CBS this fall

Lots of comedies on tap on 2 nights for CBS this fall

NEW YORK — CBS is looking for more laughs, with the nation’s most popular television network planning to double the amount of sitcoms it h...

May 18th, 2016 |  


Sutherland to star in ABC thriller, part of new season

Sutherland to star in ABC thriller, part of new season

NEW YORK — Kiefer Sutherland will play a low-level Cabinet member who suddenly becomes president on a new ABC drama this fall, and the network p...

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