Giants' Hunter Pence out 6-8 weeks after breaking forearm

San Francisco outfielder Hunter Pence broke his left forearm and will be sidelined...the World Series champions, the quirky Pence has played in 383 games in a row ? the...so hard to get ready."X-rays showed Pence has a non-displaced fracture in his left...

Slain deputy's family, foundation shocked by doctor's story

...Paugh said. "They spend millions of dollars training soldiers to go to war, but then when they return they want to pinch pennies or pass the buck. This is a good case of that."Cardenaz, the president of the Deputy J.D. Paugh Memorial Foundation...

Rants & Raves

Comments from readers. RAVES TO MS. PENNY at the Harlem Post Office, a very kind and caring person. Thank you for your fine service. I WONDER IF Native Americans agree...

Home Depot nails it 1Q as housing rebound emerges

...billion, or $1 per share, a year earlier.Earnings, adjusted for pretax gains, came to $1.16 per share.That's a penny better than analysts had expected, according to a survey by Zacks Investment Research.Revenue climbed to $20.89 billion...

Guidelines must be followed when naming a thoroughbred

...Triple Crown winners or any series race are permanently protected from duplication.That's just fine by Secretariat owner Penny Chenery, who proudly said of the legendary 1973 Triple Crown champion, "There's only one Secretariat."A look at the...

You Remembered: Social Dance

...arriving in Atlanta last year. Therefore, my sons were not afforded the luxury of this opportunity. I would give a pretty penny for them to be in such a program.I'm so thankful that Social still flourishes and generations to come will be exposed to...

Canada pitches pennies -- could the United States be next?

...Until 1982, U.S. pennies were copper. But...price of copper in a penny soared above 1 cent...Retire the U.S. Penny, and the group has...argument: Making pennies wastes money. Spending...them in.But if pennies disappear, parts...suffer the most.Penny-pinchers will have...

Some banks low on pennies

...WASHINGTON -- It seems like pennies are everywhere -- sock drawers...desperately. "Demand for pennies has increased dramatically...instances of temporarily low local penny inventories at commercial banks...said Friday. Shipments of pennies from the Mint to the Federal...

Donated pennies purchase teddy bears

...Jessica Shaw donated half a jar of pennies. It was part of the family's savings...My brother) didn't care." The pennies went for a good cause: the purchase of...It will touch a lot of hearts." The "Pennies for Teddies" Drive began in September...

Plucking fountain pennies at Surrey Center costs pair

With 126 pennies jingling in his pocket, Kenneth Boose...4 a.m. Along the way, they saw the pennies at the bottom of the dry fountain and...no silver coins in the fountain, just pennies.A passer-by saw the theft and called...