Philip Symour Hoffman’s presumed death from an overdose shocked people who knew about how successful he’d been in battling his addiction issues. Treatment professionals, however, rarely are surprised by a relapse.
Updated: February 04, 2014, - 11:51 AM
Desks are the hot new lunch spot, complete with pungent aromas and plenty of crumbs. Workers say they’re just trying to keep up, but the practice might actually be holding them back.
Updated: January 22, 2014, - 03:14 PM
While the Climbing Wall Association trade group extols the virtues of the sport’s total body workout, it hasn’t taken rank-and-file climbers long to discover the competitive possibilities.
Updated: January 19, 2014, - 04:27 PM
We can easily pick up secondhand stress from the people around us. We also can pass it on.
Updated: January 11, 2014, - 05:28 PM
She founded the all-girl metal band Vixen in 1973, while she was still in high school. Kicking open doors for women in the sexist world of rock music, she would one day be known as the Guitar Queen.
Updated: December 30, 2013, - 02:23 PM
Struggling with dyslexia, Flynn forced himself to write. This counterintuitive approach resulted in a string of bestselling thrillers, as readers snapped up more than 15 million copies.
Updated: December 27, 2013, - 10:05 AM
In the office holiday eating frenzy, the person with the biggest bowl of candy isn’t always the winner.
Updated: December 19, 2013, - 08:36 AM
A 10-letter phrase for the home of a large, very successful community of crossword puzzlemakers? Twin Cities.
Updated: December 16, 2013, - 10:08 AM
In our continuing series about everyday people mastering their craft, this ornamental blacksmith has pounded out a national reputation.
Updated: December 03, 2013, - 10:55 AM