Your Money: Choose contractor with care

Believe it or not, spring will be here before long. This is a time when many people's fancies turn to home improvement!Whether you are planning a small project, like repaving your driveway, or a more extensive project...

Novel explores romanticism, ego and paradise lost

Prince Charles of Nassau-Siegen, a celebrated stud in 18th-century Paris' fanciest boudoirs and a fearless captain on the field of battle, is the hero and narrator of World Elsewhere, an entertaining novel about...

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Forget cooking and try compote

If presentation counts for anything, the fruit cup at one of New York's fanciest restaurants was a stunner. There was nothing on the menu that indicated it was anything more than fruit in a dish, but it sounded...

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Fancy restaurant at Disney bans children ORLANDO, FLA. --- The home of Mickey Mouse, Tigger and Tinkerbell has banned kids from its fanciest restaurant. Beginning this week, children younger than 10 are no longer...

Historic auction house sold

...During its 232 years as an auctioneer, Christie's has put everything on the block from Picasso paintings to the world's fanciest wines. On Monday, the gavel fell on Christie's itself. French tycoon Francois Pinault, long a buyer of fine art at Christie's...

Miss Teen wants to be role model

The Miss Teen of Georgia Scholarship and Recognition Pageant isn't about who looks best in a swimsuit, who has the fanciest gown or even who has "the look," Seretha Sherrod said. "It was to reward the girls for their excellence. Beauty...

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Chip makers pinched as buyers move toward cheaper CPUs

...Calif. -- When Jeanette Bosio was shopping for a computer, she wasn't looking for the fastest processor, richest sound or fanciest graphics. She wanted the best price. The $1,100 Compaq Presario 700 notebook she bought this year is good enough for her...

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Delegates finding Democratic Party a party

...a 22-year-old University of Georgia law student, whose delegate credentials have gotten him into some of Chicago's fanciest hotels and jumpingest night-spots. "A lot of the parties are closed," he confided, "but a lot you can sort of get into...

Obama likes omnipotence

...election. But it is going to be hard to pull off this time, for we now know he is anything but moderate!Instead, Obama fancies himself as the omnipotent ruler, and he will characterize any opposition as extremist. In anticipation of his Obamacare loss...

Parts plant unveils

AIKEN - With no frills or fancies and before a sparse crowd, Project X was officially named Friday, ending months of speculation that a foreign car parts company...