Topic: Culture and Lifestyle
The Egyptian military said today that they are investigating who killed 17 Christian protesters on Sunday. Their denial of guilt has angered many Egyptians, who complain of a new dictatorship.
10/12/2011 05:41 pm
Martha Stewart's daughter Alexis has recently published Whateverland: Learning to Live Here, a non-too-flattering book detailing her life with the domestic queen. Stewart is just the latest in a long line of children to publish memoirs about their lives with famous parents – some complimentary, others less so. The veracity of several have been called into question by family members or other doubters.
10/12/2011 03:46 pm
Sure, access to the Internet costs you something every month. But did you ever stop to think how much money it saves? Online price comparison and access to wholesale markets and group deal sites, like livingsocial.com and Groupon, can save the average consumer $8,000 annually, according to new study from the Internet Innovation Alliance (IIA), a coalition that lobbies to make high-speed Internet access more affordable and widely available. “Generally Internet shopping can be a big money saver,” agrees Jody Rohlena. senior editor at Shopsmart magazine, but beware of online impulse buying: “It’s important to stick to your budget and try not to go crazy.” Here are nine areas of consumer spending where the Internet can save big bucks, according to the IIA study. Can you guess which spending category is in the top spot?
10/12/2011 01:39 pm
A perfect warm treat for a crisp autumn morning.
10/12/2011 12:03 pm
A Christian Science perspective: Setting up a tank to provide water needed for use in a cabin illustrates how we can access needed inspiration for our lives.
10/12/2011 09:30 am
10/12/2011 07:55 am
What's selling best in independent bookstores across America.
10/11/2011 07:14 pm
Personal attacks in politics are a mirror of a society's slide toward social incivility. How can civility be restored? The topic is attracting interest.
10/11/2011 05:06 pm
David McCullough, two-time Pulitzer Prize winner and author – most recently – of “The Greater Journey: Americans in Paris,” imparted words of wisdom to a sold-out crowd at Boston’s Symphony Hall last week. Here are four pieces of advice from McCullough.
10/11/2011 04:19 pm
99 Cents Only Stores says it has a deal to be acquired by two investors. The deal must be approved by 99 Cents Only share owners.
10/11/2011 03:13 pm