As a promoter of simple cooking techniques with delicious results, I was very interested in Carla Lalli Music's book, "Where Cooking Begins: Uncomplicated Recipes to Make You A Great Cook" (Clarkson Potter, 2019).
Her ...Read more
Water-packed frozen cantaloupe acts like ice cubes in your blender; the smaller the dice, the easier it will be on the blades. Make this a traditional, pourable smoothie by adding a touch more carrot juice or water before ...Read more
DETROIT -- The first of 500 U.S. Ford Motor Co. salaried employees are expected to be notified in meetings Tuesday that they're being let go.
Ford's operations in Dearborn were quiet Tuesday morning ahead of the last ...Read more
DETROIT -- General Motors' app-based car sharing service known as Maven is exiting some markets after nearly three years of expansion.
Maven's move to leave or reduce its services in some of the 24 markets it's in ...Read more
Elon Musk's growth story is looking more like a fable as Tesla Inc. enters survival mode.
Just over two weeks ago, Musk boasted to stock analysts and big investors that the company was on course to reach half a trillion ...Read more
The Memorial Day weekend officially kicks off the grilling season in most parts of the country. For some, that means stocking the pantry with wines appropriate for the occasion.
What's appropriate ultimately comes down ...Read more
When it comes to eating in Spain, I love gathering around the table or bar for tapas -- a parade of small dishes served family style. I never tire of them. The experience is like an edible scavenger hunt, where I collect ...Read more
When I pulled out my AAA membership card to get a discount for Universal Hollywood tickets, I locked eyeballs with the words "Years as Member: 43" printed on the card. I nearly passed out.
That seemed absolutely ...Read more
Q: My girlfriend of two years has just told me that her ex is her son's godfather. They have been broken up for more than five years. I found out because he was present at her son's birthday party, and when I questioned ...Read more
Repairing America's infrastructure may be the one thing Congress can agree on.
So let's look at different ways investors can take advantage of possible government-sponsored funding for infrastructure, whether through ...Read more
Dear Mr. Dad: I remember a thoughtful column you wrote a few years ago about abortion and the need for men and women to talk about it. I'm wondering whether your thinking has changed in light of the draconian anti-abortion...Read more
DETROIT -- Ford workers opened their email Monday to find a letter from CEO Jim Hackett with an 8:30 a.m. time stamp and an explanation of how many salaried workers would be leaving the auto company this week and why.
Retirement account balances cruised to record levels in the decade since the Great Recession's market bottom, which is great news if you're seventysomething and less so if you're younger.
People about to retire could be ...Read more
Her letter was long. Page after page she went on about every aspect of her miserable life.
In between the accounts of her husband's unemployment and her high blood pressure, this woman managed to weave each and every ...Read more
WASHINGTON -- For those too young to remember, there was once an entrepreneur who actually got more than a million consumers to pay $3.95 for a "pedigreed" Pet Rock.
Gary Ross Dahl, who created the Pet Rock in 1975, even ...Read more
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