| Nov 18, 2013
| 3:14 PM
Two Sundays ago I was roused from my midday stupor by the doorbell. I staggered to the door to discover a big box from Amazon deposited on the stoop, and a U.S. Postal Service truck just rounding the corner on its way to make another Sunday delivery....
| Dec 4, 2013
| 9:55 PM
When: 5 PST.
Where: FedEx Forum.
On the air: TV: Prime Ticket; Radio: 980, 1330.
Records: Clippers 12-7, Grizzlies 9-8.
Record vs. Grizzlies: 0-1..
Update: The Clippers play at Memphis for the first time since...
| Dec 5, 2013
| 2:11 PM
Instagram has sent out media invitations for an event next week in New York City.
The Facebook-owned social network sent the invitations via FedEx, rather than through email as is customary with tech companies, according to CNET. Instagram opted for...
| Dec 9, 2013
| 7:15 AM
Airline fees can certainly take some of the joy out of the holidays. Travel, already difficult because of decreased capacity and increased ticket prices (about 2% higher this year, according to Rick Seaney, the founder of FareCompare.com), becomes even...
| Sep 23, 2013
| 9:46 AM
A very good year could get even better for Henrik Stenson.
The Swedish golfer walked away with $11.44 million after winning the Tour Championship -- and clinching the FedEx Cup title -- in Atlanta on Sunday, saying the victory is "going to take a little...
| Sep 26, 2013
| 5:01 PM
Holders of Chase bank's popular Sapphire credit card may be wondering why they'll soon be on their own when it comes to keeping fraudsters at bay.
"Please note that ID Theft Coverage will be canceled," Chase has notified Sapphire cardholders. "All...
| Oct 1, 2013
Michelle Obama wants you to drink more water, at least one more glass a day. Frankly, I think it's great. Sure, the science behind some of her claims is somewhere between iffy and debatable. If you're not dehydrated, drinking more water won't give you...
| Oct 11, 2013
Re "Free the Postal Service," Editorial, Oct. 8
I can't think of a better way to isolate the Appalachian poor than to make them pay FedEx rates. What would Ben Franklin say?
Consider what an individual gets for the price of a postage stamp: the...
| Oct 11, 2013
| 10:58 AM
In "Captain Phillips," Tom Hanks stars in a parable about the brutal uncertainty of the global economy, where an American cargo ship captain and a Somali pirate are portrayed as men trying to make a living in an increasingly dangerous and desperate world....
| Oct 15, 2013
| 7:40 AM
LONDON — Nature has apparently decided that Britain cannot handle two celebrity births in rapid succession, with zookeepers in Scotland announcing Tuesday that their prized female panda is no longer expecting.
Ten-year-old Tian Tian had been under...
| Jul 17, 2013
| 10:14 AM
Sitting at the counter at Chi Spacca one night where I could watch Chad Colby and cooks grilling giant Tomahawk pork chops and bistecca over a wood fire, I noticed Colby probe the meat with a thermometer. I’d never seen one like it before....