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Aviation buffs launch campaign to rebuild a Wright Brothers plane

If completed the Burgess-Wright Model F would be displayed at Reagan National Airport.

The National Restaurant Association Plans to Sue the DOH Over Salt Labeling

It's lawsuit time. That didn't take long. The National Restaurant Association, a lobbying group representing the industry as a whole, plans to sue New York City's Department of Health over a new rule, set to take effect tomorrow, that...Show More Summary

Concert preview: TobyMac still keeping the faith

BY MELISSA RUGGIERI TobyMac is technically one of the elder statesmen of the contemporary Christian music industry, having ignited the charts since the late-‘80s with DC Talk and expanding his career as a solo artist, label...

How and Why Dogs Play Revisited: Who's Confused?

Watching dogs play is very exciting, and there has been a lot empirical research on how and why dogs (and other animals) engage in this activity with boundless zeal. A number of people have asked me to comment about dog play after reading this section in a new book by Raymond Coppinger and Mark Feinstein called How Dogs Work. Show More Summary

Sandy Springs May Be The Next Ogdenville?

Sandy Springs isn’t content to be the home of Georgia’s busiest intersection nor several stops on Marta’s Red Line.  Growing Congestion has some in the city thinking about adding a few miles of monorail to tie it all together.  Doug Richards of 11Alive reports: There is little question that Sandy Springs has transportation challenges. MARTA …

San Francisco's 'Hot Cop of Castro' was on medical leave during hit-and-run crash

A San Francisco police officer whose good looks earned him the nickname “Hot Cop of Castro” was on medical leave when he allegedly hit two pedestrians with his Dodge Charger, then abandoned his vehicle and ran away, police said. Officer Christopher Kohrs turned himself in to fellow officers at...

Just 14 Points About Kara Swisher’s Fawning Interview / Prop F Victory Lap with Airbnb CEO Brian Chesky

TweetHere you go, a podcast from yesterday: November 29, 2015 | Re/code Decode, hosted by Kara Swisher – Brian Chesky, Airbnb CEO; Holiday Gift Guide “Airbnb CEO Brian Chesky talks with Kara Swisher about the attacks in Paris, raising “a couple billion” and the future of…” Start at 14:00 No Airbnb, you can’t really say you […]

USPS Once Again Wants Your Help Answering Children's Letters To Santa

Here's your chance to take a short break from being naughty and be nice. [ more › ]

Go Home Already: Tear It Down To Build It Up

End-of-the-day news: Post editorial page on federal government meddling in D.C., new test scores released, and more. [ more › ]

Local Organizations Host Vigil To End Terrorism At Abortion Clinics

The vigil will take place outside of the Supreme Court building from 5:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. [ more › ]

First of six trials begin in death of Freddie Gray

Here's what you need to know as the trial of William G. Porter, one of six police officers charged in the death of Freddie Gray, starts in Baltimore.

Celebrate Repeal Day with all-star bartenders, burlesque performers and craft cocktails

Mark the anniversary of the end of Prohibition by enjoying your constitutional right to a cocktail.

Oh Dear, Dede: Mrs. Wilsey Defiant, Says She Didn't Need Board Approval For Gift

In a new memo to the board of the Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco, chair and CEO Dede Wilsey says she did absolutely nothing wrong and there is absolutely nothing to worry over. [ more › ]

Suspect In East River Park Rape Held Without Bail

Prosecutors described how a jogger was brutally attacked and raped in East River Park during the arraignment of suspect Paul Niles. [ more › ]

Students Launch Campaign To Fix 'Disgusting' Chicago Public School Lunches

Apparently the school lunches at Chicago Public Schools are "disgusting." They're so unappetizing that some students at Roosevelt High School have launched an online campaign to fix that. [ more › ]

Dunkin' Donuts Is Now Offering Delivery

How many mornings have you sat at your desk and thought, "If only I had a maple-glazed donut, I could be so happy right now"? [ more › ]

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