This Rhode Island city sparkles with surprises, including culinary treats, fascinating history and bonfires on the water.
Updated: April 21, 2012, - 11:15 AM
Recent news about teen birthrates had one staff member at Teenwise Minnesota going back to check her calculations. "That can't be right," she thought.
Updated: April 18, 2012, - 08:51 PM
The political season shifted into high gear last week, as Republican Rick Santorum's withdrawal cleared the way for a not-too-surprising race between President Obama and Mitt Romney.
Updated: April 14, 2012, - 06:09 PM
Make-A-Wish executive director Tom McKinney was at the annual fund-raising Walk for Wishes last summer when he spotted a family wearing hard-to-miss T-shirts. There was "Dad of Wish Kid #7" and "Mom of Wish Kid #7," "Aunt of Wish Kid #7" and "Friend of Wish Kid #7."
Updated: April 12, 2012, - 12:05 AM
For about seven years, Stan and Sheila Olson of Turtle Lake, N.D., looked forward to periodic postcards from around the world, personal, upbeat and signed, simply, "Jim."
Updated: April 07, 2012, - 06:37 PM
Guys, move in close because I want to whisper something to you. Go fish. Mom will be OK. I promise you.
Updated: April 04, 2012, - 10:10 PM
The staggering power of the Internet was again evident early this month with the debut of "Kony 2012." The 30-minute documentary (www.kony2012.com) examines the brutality of Joseph Kony, leader of Uganda's Lord's Resistance Army (LRA), which forces children into sex slavery and war.
Updated: April 02, 2012, - 10:37 AM
A friendship that spanned continents and nationalities survived risk.
Updated: March 29, 2012, - 03:25 PM
Three years ago, Shirley Ungar moved into a second-floor condominium in Falcon Heights, causing quite a stir. That's because Sherley Unger already lived there -- directly above her, one floor up.
Updated: March 29, 2012, - 03:01 PM