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  • back-to-school.jpg Back-to-school spending grows as parents restock, replenish

    With more children entering elementary and middle school this fall and after cutting back their spending last year, parents with growing kids will hit the stores to replace and replenish what their children might have had to “make-do” with last school season.

    July 27, 2012 1 Photo

  • home_20100813_school_banner.jpg As kids return to school, find ways to restore order at home

    From bedrooms that resemble combat zones to dining rooms turned into impromptu playgrounds, the kids sure have made a mess of things over the summer. But their return to school is an opportunity to reclaim your home, plus add a few new décor touches for restoring the house -- and your lifestyle -- to sanity.

    July 23, 2012 1 Photo

  • health_20100827_schoolsnacks_banner.jpg Simple tips for helping kids choose after-school snacks

    Stopping at a convenience store on the way home or hanging out with friends, a child, the after-school eating machine, probably isn’t making the most healthful choices.

    July 23, 2012 2 Photos

  • health_20060825_backtoschool_banner.jpg Battle back-to-school blues

    Children of all ages have apprehensions about school, but they don’t have to. Dr. Michelle Kees, a psychiatrist with the University of Michigan Health System, offers her advice for keeping the school outlook as bright as a new pair of sneakers.

    July 23, 2012 1 Photo

  • titanic-remains2.jpg Officials: Human remains at Titanic shipwreck site

    Human remains may be embedded in the mud of the North Atlantic where the New York-bound Titanic came to rest when it sank 100 years ago, a federal official said.

    April 16, 2012 3 Photos 3 Stories

  • titanic-auction.jpg Ticket to Titanic maiden voyage sold at NY auction

    A New York auction house has sold an original ticket to the 1912 launch of the Titanic and a dinner menu from the ill-fated ocean liner, plus items recovered from the wreckage miles underwater.

    April 16, 2012 1 Photo

  • titanic-newsstory1.jpg Titanic was turning point in global news coverage

    In the midst of somnolence at a little after midnight on April 15, 1912, no one knew that, 1,000 miles away, the "story of the century" was breaking — news that would change so many things, including news coverage itself.

    April 15, 2012 4 Photos 1 Slideshow 7 Stories

  • interactive.jpg INTERACTIVE: Go inside Titanic, test your knowledge

    Explore the Titanic tragedy's universal themes, learn about the construction of the ship, test your knowledge with true or false trivia questions, and see a breakdown of cabin classes and survival rates.

    April 15, 2012 1 Photo

  • molly-brown.jpg Famous 'unsinkable' passenger remembered at museum

    Thousands of miles from the ocean, a museum tells the story of a woman made famous by the Titanic. No, her name was not Rose, and a movie about her life, "The Unsinkable Molly Brown," starring Debbie Reynolds as a plucky lifeboat survivor, was a hit decades before Kate Winslet's doomed romance in "Titanic."

    April 14, 2012 1 Photo 1 Slideshow 4 Stories

  • wellman.jpg Son recalls his mother's anguish over those not rescued

    On its 100th anniversary, the sinking of the Titanic remains for many an obsession. But few have as much reason as Bradford Wellman to be fascinated by the story. His mother and grandmother made it to a lifeboat that night, his mother clutching only a flashlight from the cabin.

    April 13, 2012 2 Photos 1 Slideshow 5 Stories

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