(Charles Krupa — The Associated Press)
Online safe zones: Sell at the local police station

08/20/2015 05:47 AM EDT
BOSTON — Michele Velleman needed to sell a Zumba dance fitness kit, a cellphone and a table through Facebook. 
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Strange but True: Your odds of winning the lottery are ...
08/20/2015 05:47 AM EDT - Q: Big numbers can be lots of fun, so where's the fun in this one: You're playing a popular lottery game of choosing 6 random numbers from a set of 49, trying to match all the numbers in the drawing. Full Story

Back-to-school deals all in the timing
08/20/2015 05:46 AM EDT - NEW YORK — The start of the school year is just around the corner, and you haven't shopped yet? Full Story

Your cats can enjoy luxury resorts, too
08/14/2015 12:04 PM EDT - LOS ANGELES >> When Boris and Anastasia vacation, they prefer to stay in a deluxe three-story suite, dine on tuna mackerel and lobster consomm√©, and spend their time on an iPad. Full Story

Go Green: Tips on hosting a 'green' party
08/14/2015 10:44 AM EDT - In this column, staff at the Center for EcoTechnology offer advice on easy ways for people — and businesses — to introduce green changes in their daily lives. Full Story

Short Answers: Mom's criticism is too much
08/14/2015 11:59 AM EDT - Dear Short Answers >> My 78 year-old mother has a take on my "mistakes" that she feels she must repeat almost every time she sees me. Full Story

The Goldilocks syndrome: Choosing movie seats
08/14/2015 12:00 PM EDT - NEW YORK >> Too close! Too far back! Middle? No way, aisle. When it comes to where you plant yourself in a movie theater, you're either a seat-specific Goldilocks or you're with one. Full Story

Is it kosher? Honoring a worldwide campaign to promote observance of the kosher laws
08/14/2015 12:00 PM EDT - Two young Orthodox rabbis have traded their studies in Brooklyn for the back roads of Montana, where they are teaching the far-flung faithful how to keep kosher in Big Sky Country. Full Story

Strange but True: NASCAR pit crews are like athletes
08/14/2015 12:01 PM EDT - Q: They don't need to be athletes, just behave like them. Then they might be part of a winning team as they chase the checkered flag. Full Story

Good reads: Experts offer suggestions for adults and children beyond Harper Lee's latest
08/10/2015 07:35 AM EDT - It seems like the literary talk of the summer is all about Harper Lee's "Go Set A Watchman" and the debate over whether you should read it or not, whether it is a rip-off or not, whether it has literary merit, historical merit or none of the above. Full Story