(UPI) -- Animal control officers discovered an exotic cat wandering around a neighborhood in New Jersey on Thursday.
Paterson animal control officers picked up the Savannah cat after residents spotted it wandering around ...Read more
March 23 (UPI) -- An animal believed to be a "wolf-dog hybrid" was returned to its home in Colorado after DNA tests proved it was only a dog.
Capone the dog was released by Aurora Animal Control as the result of a plea ...Read more
Uh-oh. We were kayaking at the mouth of the Russian River in Jenner, California, when the tide started coming in. The wind was strong at our backs, making it hard to steer, and my husband and I couldn't seem to keep the ...Read more
Dear Family Coach: I just found out that my 10-year-old daughter has been forgetting to complete or submit school assignments. She does well on assignments when she does them. But she often gets sidetracked in her ...Read more
LOS ANGELES -- Former "Dancing With the Stars" regular Mark Ballas has made a couple of moves away from the dance floor, selling one home on Los Angeles' Westside and buying another in the Laurel Canyon area.
On the sale ...Read more
Can Americans double or even triple their incomes this year? With no special skills and no investment you could go out and start earning income online today with a new program..... Read more
SAN FRANCISCO -- Elon Musk tweeted a teaser video of a freshly manufactured Tesla Model 3, the mass-market electric sedan due for sale in limited numbers later this year.
For Tesla, the Model 3 is a make-or-break ...Read more
Dear Family Coach: I don't believe in lying to my children about anything. We take an active role in showing our kids that Cinderella is a fictional character, as is Mickey Mouse. This year, my oldest lost his first ...Read more
WASHINGTON -- Are you getting fleeced on appraisal charges when you buy a house or refinance? Could you be paying as much as double what the appraiser is receiving for actually doing the work, with the excess going to an ...Read more
Marketing for CEOs: Death or Glory in the Digital AgeBen Legg
Adparlor CEO Ben Legg, a veteran of McKinsey, Coca-Cola and Google and one of the sharpest, most innovative minds in digital marketing, delivers a smart, irreverent manifesto sure to put the fear of God into most Chief Marketing Officers! Marketing for CEOs may be compact in length, but it's ...
Q: My 2003 BMW 325Ci has 97,000 miles on it and generally drives perfectly. I have always taken good care of it. However, after about 10 minutes of stop-and-go traffic, the oil pressure light starts flickering.
I know the...Read more
Once again, a reader proves that parenting must be added to religion and politics as verboten subjects for polite conversation. A column I published back in December of 2016 went viral recently -- yes, three months later (...Read more
Dear James: Our swinging doors use a lot of wall space when open. Our house is small, so we want to install sliding or folding doors. Which design is better and how are they installed? -- Marcia L.
Dear Marcia: Hinged ...Read more
(UPI) -- A British Columbia resident captured video of a brazen cougar strolling straight up to her back door and looking in her window.
The video, recorded Monday, shows the mountain lion walk through the woman's back ...Read more
An automobile is a major purchase, and it's the consumer purchase most likely to put a major kink into your financial situation.
Here are the three rules to follow when buying a car:
RULE 1. Pay cash. Hang on. I know you...Read more
I was working on a magazine piece this week on nostalgia gardening. While we tend to think of nostalgia gardening as being related to growing something that is heirloom or antique it can also be considered a plant that ...Read more
Among the challenges faced by seniors considering a reverse mortgage is deciding which type best meets their needs. With home equity conversion mortgages -- the HECM is the Federal Housing Administration's reverse mortgage...Read more
Q: For the past few years, woodpeckers have attacked my house. Sometimes they are hammering on the chimney. Other times they are drilling huge holes on the sides of the house and pulling out the insulation. I want to do ...Read more
WASHINGTON -- Given how much we spend on our family dog Simba, he’s like a dependent. Thank goodness he doesn’t have to go to college, although we did put him through training school.
All the food, grooming and ...Read more
We have two cats, and we're thinking about getting a puppy. The cats are two years old. What suggestions do you have for introducing a new pet into a home with other pets? -- Leslie Mallard, Norcross, GA
March 21 (UPI) -- A Redditor shared a photo on the social networking site purporting to show an X-ray of an unusual situation -- a Monopoly dog swallowed by a real dog.
The X-ray image posted to Reddit by user brainyblond...Read more
March 21 (UPI) -- An animal services officer in California helped rescue a cat that got its head stuck in a jar of peanut butter.
San Jacinto Valley Animal Campus shared photos of the curious feline that was caught in a ...Read more
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- More than 100 puppies rescued from New York highway after car crash
- VIDEO: Enthusiastic Jack Russell steals dog show with epic faceplant
- Elon Musk tweets Model 3 teaser and clears up misconceptions about Tesla's latest electric car
- DNA test proves suspected Colorado wolf-dog hybrid is just a dog
- Auto review: 2017 Lincoln Continental flagship sedan makes a father proud, and a son understand