As the second week of the FIT Challenge comes to a close, I find myself feeling more frustrated than I did last week.   The reason for my frustration is I am not seeing the results I would like or expect. Most people talk about dropping a bunch of weight right when they get started, but after a...
12:12 PM Jan 14, 2013

Ever been kayaking? Want to?

11:47 AM Jan 14, 2013
As an unusual cold gripped the West Coast for the fifth day, some California citrus growers began to see damage on Monday while strong winds added to the misery of bundled-up city residents.
9:35 AM Jan 14, 2013

"Choose a job you love, and you will never have to work a day in your life."

9:18 AM Jan 14, 2013
A rural school district in Ohio is drawing attention with its plans to arm a handful of its non-teaching employees with handguns this year — perhaps even janitors.
9:08 AM Jan 14, 2013
The world didn't end on Dec. 21, 2012, the last day in the Mayan calendar. So now Perkins Township trustees must face a different kind of doomsday scenario: Raise new revenues or cut services.
8:02 AM Jan 14, 2013
Downsize Fitness is an exclusive health club, evocative of the nation's trendiest gyms. But there's a strict requirement to join: You must be 50 pounds or more overweight.
6:52 AM Jan 14, 2013
The video game industry, blamed by some for fostering a culture of violence, defended its practices Friday at a White House meeting exploring how to prevent horrific shootings like the recent Connecticut elementary school massacre.
6:01 AM Jan 14, 2013

There was a city-wide vote in November 2011 that asked whether the city government should be realigned and reformed; 45 percent of voters said it should.

5:45 AM Jan 14, 2013
Kids who learn to love books tend to grow up to be good students.
5:01 AM Jan 14, 2013
A scorched late-night snack filled an entire apartment with smoke early Sunday morning.
4:23 PM Jan 13, 2013
Organizations such as the Make-A-Wish Foundation and Give Kids the World aim to give children with serious illnesses a happy experience.
3:20 PM Jan 13, 2013
A Port Clinton man suffered life-threatending injuries early Sunday morning after his car veered off the road and smashed into an iron beam supporting a roadside billboard.
1:04 PM Jan 13, 2013
The U.S. trade deficit expanded in November to its widest point in seven months, driven by a surge in imports that outpaced only modest growth in exports.
1:02 PM Jan 13, 2013