July 19, 2018 RSS feed / Features

Help Students Get Organized For A Strong Start To The School Year

(StatePoint) – Schoolrelated stress is common among multi-tasking students. But smart organization can make it easier to dash from class to study hall to after-school activities. It all starts with the right supplies. More...

4 Top Tips To Battle Summer Colds

(StatePoint) – Warm, sunny weather doesn’t mean the risk for catching a cold disappears. More...

Today In Histor y

Apollo 11 Went Into Orbit Around Moon In 1969

Today is Thursday, July 19, the 200th day of 2018. More...

Fast-food Chains Agree To End “No-poaching” Policies

SEATTLE (AP) – Seven national fast-food chains have agreed to end policies that block workers from changing branches – limiting their wages and job opportunities – under the threat of legal action from the state of Washington. More...

Are You Prepared For Hurricane Season And Other Storm Emergencies?

(StatePoint) – Hurricane season is in full swing, running from June through November. More...

UN Says Fish Production Rising, Overfishing Still A Problem

ROME (AP) – The U.N. food agency says global fish production is expected to grow 18 percent over the coming decade, even as farmed fish production slows down and the numbers of wild-caught fish level off.  More...

Man Starts Walk Across America, Seeking The Good In People

YORK HAVEN, Pa. (AP) – At little after 9 a.m. More...

Is The “Organic” Seal Worth It, Given Disputes On Standards?

NEW YORK (AP) – Is paying more for organic milk, meat or a can of beans worth it?  More...