Bookstores offer a welcome respite from busy vacation schedules.
The Worldwatch Institute reports that a growing number of US city-dwellers are raising their own chickens, often in defiance of local ordinances.
Programs in New York and elsewhere train young mechanics and provide ‘beater’ bikes.
Legal disputes loom as the political parties spar over voter lists, new registrations.
Her better-than-expected performance Thursday probably won’t do much for a weakened McCain campaign.