May 24, 2018 RSS feed / Features

Supreme Court Greenlights Driver Rights In Rental Car Case

WASHINGTON (AP) – The Supreme Court said Monday that people who borrow rental cars from friends or family are generally entitled to the same protections against police searches as the authorized driver.  More...

New Starbucks Policy: No Purchase Needed To Sit In Its Cafes

NEW YORK (AP) –Starbucks is announcing a new policy that allows anyone to sit in its cafes or use its restrooms, even if they don’t buy anything.  The new policy comes five weeks after two black men who hadn’t bought anything w More...

Is What You Learned In History Class Wrong?

(StatePoint) – If you think your history lessons in school were completely factual, you may be mistaken.  More...

Are We Winning The War On Cancer? What To Know

(StatePoint) – New cancer cases and deaths are both predicted to rise over the next two decades, according to the latest World Cancer Report. More...

From Skin Conditions To Parkinson’s: How A New Therapy Is Helping Patients

(StatePoint) – New research suggests that cannabidiol (CBD), a compound extracted from the hemp plant, could help manage everything from anxiety to psoriasis to Parkinson’s disease. More...

Wine And Cheese Pairing Tips For Summer Entertaining

(StatePoint) – Summer is a time for picnics, festive garden gatherings and poolside parties. More...

Lizards Pose Evolutionary Puzzle

WASHINGTON (AP) – For some lizards it’s easy being green. It’s in their blood. Six species of lizards in New Guinea bleed lime green thanks to evolution gone weird. More...

“Miles To Go Before I Sleep”: Robert Frost Museum Reopens

SHAFTSBURY, Vt. (AP) – On a warm June morning in 1922, Robert Frost sat down at his dining room table in southern Vermont and wrote “Stopping by Woods on a Snowy Evening,” one of his most famous poems.  More...

Roast Chicken And Vegetables Together Without A Soggy Mess

It’s easy to understand the appeal of preparing chicken parts and root vegetables together on one sheet pan, but without the right technique, you are apt to wind up with unevenly cooked meat and greasy, soggy vegetables.  More...

Today In History

First Telegraph Line Opens In 1844

Today is Thursday, May 24, the 144th day of 2018. More...

A Tangy, Tomatoey, Sauce Is The Star Of Barbecued Chicken

A tangy, tomatoey, molasses laced sauce is the indisputable star of traditional American barbecued chicken.  More...

“Buckwild” Producers Plan New Reality Show In West Virginia

CHARLESTON, W.Va. More...