Sen. Ted Cruz , R-Texas, announced his candidacy for the Republican presidential nomination on March 23, 2015, 596 days before the 2016 general election. He was the first major-party contender
Why Does the School Day Start So Early?
For the first time ever, the CDC is chiming in: Schools should push back start times for the sake of kids’ health and academic achievement.
Why are leaves falling off trees so early in Pennsylvania?
20 places for snacking into the early hours
You can’t wear your PJs, but plenty of places across the valley stay open past your normal bedtime to satisfy those late-night cravings.
‘... just oil everywhere:’ How the Coca-Cola 600 ended so early for two favorites
Coca-Cola 600 favorites Chase Elliott and Brad Keselowski exited early after wrecking in Sunday’s NASCAR Cup Series race at Charlotte Motor Speedway.
Schnucks sets opening dates for 10 former Shop 'n Save grocery stores
Each of the former Shop 'n Save stores will close for 63 hours before reopening as Schnucks stores.
Why Some Coloradans Convicted of Violent Crimes Get Out of Jail So Early
One DA says truth-in-sentencing has been eviscerated.
10 Fun Snacks You’ll Only Find at Asian Grocery Stores
There was once a time when Cheetos and Doritos were enough to sustain our most peckish Netflix binges. Now that we're a little older and wiser, we know that there’s endless snackage to be had when one finds the moral courage to abandon radioactive cheese product. Adventurous eats await ardent...
How To Get Free Grocery Delivery From Amazon In Two Hours
Amazon now offers free grocery delivery from Amazon Fresh and Whole Foods Market with an invitation in as little as one hour.
How Wisconsin grocery stores are living in the online age: Grocery Wars
Will grocery stores of the future be smaller? Will more of us shop on our phones? What tech, shopping trends could mean for how we get our food.
Mercer Island seniors serve over 10,000 hours
Twenty-two National Charity League, Inc. high school seniors from Mercer Island's Lake Washington Chapter were celebrated at a senior recognition event on May 1.
Out of milk? Here's what grocery stores are open on Thanksgiving
Nothing will put a cramp in your Thanksgiving dinner faster than getting halfway through the gravy recipe and realizing you're out of flour.
Small town grocery stores struggle, leading to concerns about...
Editor's note: This is the first part in a series about rural food access. Next week's piece will look at how lack of local food access affects health.STEELE, N.D. — Melissa Johnson pores over bills and invoices in her closet-like office at the back of the SuperValu. One of her employees peaks in....
How Small, Independent Dallas Grocery Stores Are Thriving in the Age of the Big Box
The grocery landscape in Dallas is changing. As big-box stores expand, major grocery brands increasingly offer services like delivery and curbside pick-up, eliminating the need for some to visit grocery stores altogether. Cities north of Dallas are expanding, bringing in the major national brands needed to sustain a growing population, but...
Cop who used Taser on girl: 'This is why there’s no grocery stores in the black community'
After deploying a Taser to an 11-year-old, an officer told her, "This is why there’s no grocery stores in the black community."
What $40 gets you at 7 grocery stores in San Francisco
What will $40 buy you in groceries in San Francisco? From Trader Joe's to Whole Foods to Rainbow Grocery, we went to 7 different grocery stores to see if and where we were able to stay within our budget.
Early voting in Austin, 10.24.16
More than 100 D50 seniors graduate early
In the ninth grade at Greenwood High School, “my grades were just trash — C’s and D’s,” Veronia Josefina Tullis said.
Video: Was an 8-hour plane flight worth seeing this? More than 100 people thought so
More than 100 people spent eight hours aboard a plane to witness something very few will ever see - the Aurora Australis. The Aurora Australis, or Southern Lights, is the counterpart to the Northern Lights, but less often viewed because there isn't much dry ground to perch on for a peek. But, the Associated Press, reports a charter plane from New Zealand flew close enough to the Antarctic Circle on March 23...
Why early vote in Tennessee
Secretary of State Tre Hargett explains the importance of early voting in Tennessee. Early voting started July 13 and continues through July 28. The state an...