(Orlin Wagner — the associated press)
Q&A: What is listeria?

Understanding recent food recalls
04/17/2015 02:11 PM EDT
WASHINGTON >> Large food recalls have forced consumers to throw away hummus and ice cream that may be contaminated with the same potentially deadly bacteria — listeria. 
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HEALTH & SCIENCE
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How to get the most out of your brisk stroll

Getting the most out of a springtime stroll
Warmer weather is the perfect thing to cure a case of cabin fever and get some fresh air. Full Story
FOOD
(Matthew Mead — The Associated Press)
Frittatas: Have-it-your-way weeknight dinner

Frittatas are like quiches without crusts, and that makes them an ideal fast and simple weeknight dinner. Full Story
OUTDOORS
Ron Kujawski: Warm days end winter whine

With the dramatic improvement in weather this week, I think we can finally finish with the winter whine. Full Story
Berkshire Lifestyles
(Orlin Wagner — the associated press)
Q&A: What is listeria?

Understanding recent food recalls
04/17/2015 02:11 PM EDT
WASHINGTON >> Large food recalls have forced consumers to throw away hummus and ice cream that may be contaminated with the same potentially deadly bacteria — listeria. 
Full Story
Strange but true: The dark side of the birthday probability
04/17/2015 02:11 PM EDT - Q: What's the downside to the classic "birthday proposition," the surprising reality that in any group of about 23 random people, there's roughly a 50 percent chance that two of them share the same birthday? Full Story

Disc golf highlights scenic courses right in your own backyard
04/17/2015 02:11 PM EDT - You may live near a disc golf course and not know it. While many of the nearly 5,000 courses in the United States boast grand vistas, glorious flora and some fauna, others are tucked along steep terrain and small creeks, providing a use for parkland not suitable for much else. Full Story

Short Answers: She's just not that into you
04/17/2015 02:10 PM EDT - Dear Short Answers >> There is a girl at work, who I like a lot, so I asked her out on a "date. Full Story

Book review: 'The Beekeeper's daughter' a search for true love
04/17/2015 02:10 PM EDT - International bestselling author Santa Montefiore writes an epic romance that spans two generations in her new novel, "The Beekeeper's Daughter. Full Story

Missing wedding ring plucked from dog doo, returned to owner

SITKA, Alaska (AP) — An Alaska woman suspected her family's dog snatched her wedding ring, but she couldn't find proof — until the diamond-encrusted platinum band turned up months later at a local ball field. Full Story
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Gwyneth Paltrow, Chris Martin finalize 'uncoupling' with divorce

The actress and Coldplay frontman reportedly let their business managers negotiate the divorce settlement details.