August 30, 2018 RSS feed / Features

Animal Crackers Uncaged With Push From PETA

After more than a century behind bars, the beasts on boxes of animal crackers are roaming free.  Mondelez International, the parent company of Nabisco, has redesigned the packaging of its Barnum’s Animals crackers in response to pressure f More...

WSP Says Olympia Abduction Report A Hoax

OLYMPIA, Wash. More...

Today In History

Today is Thursday, Aug. 30, the 242nd day of 2018. More...

A Mushroom Burger That’s Glorified By Chilies And Cheese

Some of the greatest chilies you’ll ever eat hail from New Mexico’s Hatch Valley, which is why – naturally enough – tiny Hatch, New Mexico, is known as “The Chili Capital of the World.” This being the season for Ha More...

Back-To-School Safety Tips

Summer vacation has ended and children are back to school. According to SafeKids Worldwide, every day, 44 children are hit by a car in the United States, about 16,000 a year. More...

How To Recognize And Avoid College Scholarship Scams

(StatePoint) – Average college costs have doubled in the last two decades, and this financial pressure along with new technologies makes today’s students particularly vulnerable to financial aid and scholarship scams. More...

Back To School, Back To You: A Parent’s Survival Guide

(StatePoint) – Parenthood is a demanding and busy job, particularly during back-to-school season. More...

Under The Sea, Marine Heat Waves Can Wreak Havoc On Wildlife

WASHINGTON (AP) – Even the oceans are breaking temperature records in this summer of heat waves.  Off the San Diego coast, scientists earlier this month recorded all-time high seawater temperatures since daily measurements began in 1916.&n More...