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DES MOINES, Iowa — The founder of Noah’s Ark restaurant died on Wednesday at 93 years old. A Des Moines original, Noah Lacona brought another specialty to Des Moines: pizza. Lacona first tried the dish in Milwaukee, right after the war, … Continue reading
99p jar of honey cures one man’s painful eye infection A shocked man who spent eight years searching for a cure for a chronic eye condition couldn’t believe it when he finally found the remedy. Frank Dougan, 62, lost his … Continue reading
Google and Microsoft offered a contrast in advertising fortunes as they reported earnings for the latest quarter. While Google showed that refinements to the company’s Internet search technology lured more Web surfers to click on its revenue-producing ads, Microsofttook a big non-cash charge that led to its first loss as … Continue reading
HONG KONG (Reuters) – Hong Kong’s stock market and offices were expected to open after the city lowered its tropical cyclone warninglate on Tuesday morning, with a severe typhoon that had battered the territory overnight with gale-force winds weakening and moving away. Typhoon Vicente grounded … Continue reading
By poking high-tech instruments through the wall of one priceless 16th-century mural in Italy, researchers announced Monday that they think they’ve located the first “encouraging” evidence that a second masterpiece—this one a lost Leonardo da Vinci—is hidden beneath. (See pictures of the search … Continue reading
Cona so entranced by this commercial, loves everything about it, it’s visually stunning, moving musical score. Fantastic creation! It is amazing, though not that surprising if you know a lot about evolution.