The Stock Market Is Having Its Worst Year in a Decade. Here's What to Do Now, Depending on Your Age
Things have gotten rocky in the past three months.
Google Earth helps solve the mystery of a decades-old disappearance
After several drinks at a local night club, William Earl Moldt called his girlfriend around 9:30 p.m. to say he would be home soon Moldt, a 40-year-old mortgage broker, rarely drank, but he had decided to go out that evening in November 1997. He mostly kept to himself at the club in Lantana, Florida, and then left alone in his 1994 white Saturn SL around 11 p.m., according to the National Missing and Unidentified Persons System. He didn't appear to be drunk. Moldt…
Why Americans are eating more pork now than they have in decades
The Iowa Select pig farm gives its visitors headphones, because the squeal of hogs is deafening. This is either a chorus for the damned — or the sound of pork’s ascendancy.
10 Changes The Earth Would Suffer If It Had No Moon
(via Listverse) The Moon has been an intrinsic part of human culture from its beginnings. Since the first humans began
The Decade’s Top Cornell Athletes
This list of 10 standout athletes from the 2010s includes national champions, all-time leading scorers and Olympians.
Tech at 100: The first decade in photos
Technical High School, built in 1916, was on property that at the time was on the city's edge.
Tipton: U.S. should reduce dependency on China and its rare earth minerals
Enacting common sense solutions and encouraging the responsible mining of important mineral resources, Colorado can continue to play an important role in reducing our dependence on China.
The top 13 TV characters of the decade
These are some of the fictional folk that we'll look back respectfully when we think of the 2010s.
Council of the Arts celebrates 2 decades with Kaleidoscope 20 event
Huron Valley Council for the Arts is hosting Kaleidoscope 20, its celebration of 20 years of bringing the arts to the region while looking forward to its future.
How They Retired Decades Early " With Kids
Retire early? 'Sure,' you might say, 'I could do that " if it weren't for the kids.' But even with a full house, it's not impossible. Meet Carl
How Boston achieved its record high school graduation rate
Even more encouraging, experts say: The number of African-American and Latino students graduating jumped by double digits over the past decade – 13.6 and 16.5 percentage points respectively.
Virginia Beach had decades of rape kits finally tested. The question is what to do next.
Virginia Beach had 344 rape kits that were returned from the lab in 2017. Some were nearly two decades old. The question police had was – should every victim whose
How I learned a decades-old family secret that rocked my world
The mystery began - or, perhaps, more rightly began to end - with a phone call in early 2017. My son, Brian McGrath, 38, of McKinney, had a revelation and a question. The revelation was that he had been doing some family research on the genealogy website Ancestry.com. The question would explode my world.
Top 20 (OK, 21) experiences in two decades of Lincoln-area dining
I published my first restaurant review in the first Ground Zero on Feb. 6, 1998. It was Cracker Barrel, which thanks to its location just off the North 27th Street
From Instagram to Angry Birds, here are the top apps of the decade
Games, social media, dating apps and more: Here is a list of 25 apps that had the most impact on our lives in the last 10 years.
Scientists say they can predict memory loss six decades earlier
Participants in a study who scored low in mental tests at the age of eight had worse memory by their 70s, researchers at University College London found.
Scanning for lagging brainwaves may predict Alzheimer's decades early
In 2016, UC San Francisco researchers discovered mice with an Alzheimer's risk gene had fewer 'sharp-wave ripples.' Their new study suggests these memory waves can predict dementia 30 years early.
Why the 1860s were a pivotal decade of change for Minnesotans
A lot has changed in the 150 years since the Star Tribune began as the Minneapolis Tribune. Here's a look at why the 1860s were a pivotal decade of change for Minnesotans.
Seeing Red: Ty Blach becomes first Giants pitcher in a decade to give up 10 runs
CINCINNATI — Let’s just hope Willie Mays didn’t waste his 86th birthday watching the Giants on TV.Bruce Bochy’s team has had a devil of a time carrying over momentum from its sprinkling of encouraging wins this seaso
How a single second changed the course of NC State's football program for decades
What if, with N.C. State’s football team ahead 7-6 against Penn State, the Carter-Finley Stadium veteran game-clock-keeper had not prematurely stopped the clock with one-second remaining after what obviously was going to be an incomplete pass by the Nittany Lions?