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7 Tips for Saving on Rental Cars – NYTimes.com

HITTING the road this summer? Better get booking. As the busy summer car-rental season begins, prices are expected to climb. “In early June through the end of August, these rates will spike,” said Neil Abrams, president of Abrams Consulting Group, which tracks the car rental industry. Last July, for example, …

Watercooler Stories – May 10, 2012 – UPI.com

‘Tanorexic’ doll parodies tan mom Krentcil OXFORD, Conn., May 10 (UPI) — A Connecticut company has created an action figure based on Patricia Krentcil, the woman accused of allowing her 6-year-old to join her in a tanning bed. Herobuilders.com, based in Oxford, released the Tanorexic Doll this week based on …

Obiwan Kenobi Arrested In California

For real. His name is Obiwan Kenobi. Obiwan Kenobi was arrested during the weekend in connection to a hit and run crash that lead to a 4-car pileup in mid-March.   Obiwan Kenobi Arrested In California.

Donor Agent Provocateur – NYTimes.com

My wife and I retained a “fertility consultant” to help us find an egg donor who matched some of my wife’s diverse ethnic background, which, as we explained, is part ethnic Hawaiian. After a month of dead ends, we asked the consultant directly whether she had searched any Hawaiian donor …

US air traveler treated in Iran after heart attack

TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Iran’s civil aviation spokesman says an American is receiving medical treatment in Tehran after his plane was diverted to the Iranian capital when he suffered a heart attack on a flight from Dubai to Seattle. Abbas Mosayebi says the 52-year-old man was taken to a Tehran …