Sports

  • Tony Stewart 2

    Joe Skippe/Reuters

    Tony Stewart's return to NASCAR cut short

    What started as a deeply emotional race for Tony Stewart ended prematurely when a blown tire cut short his return to NASCAR.

    Stewart came back to competition…

Politics

Family

  • Breast-feeding

    iStockPhoto / tarinoel

    Why are so squeamish about breast-feeding?

    Every time I hear about another case of a woman breast-feeding her baby in a restaurant, department store or on a plane who is asked to cover up, head to the…

Money

  • Family Dollar

    From Family Dollar

    Dollar General raises bid for Family Dollar

    There's a new skirmish in the fierce takeover battle among dollar-store rivals. Dollar General, the industry leader, has raised its bid for Family Dollar…

Weather

Technology

  • Magnetic levitation lamp

    From Crealev

    Can levitating appliances be far off?

    Ger Jansen is puzzling about how to fit a windshield. His problem is not installing it in a car, but hanging the glass in thin air and keeping it hovering for…