Pet City: Cockroaches Are His Friends

At a visitor’s request, Mr. Rodriques took out a few tobacco hornworms — gaudy, gorgeous, ridiculous creatures, turquoise and green with false eyes along their bodies and false horns on their rear ends. In pet stores, they are sold as food for leopard geckos. “I feel like these are too precious to keep as feeders,” he …

Thanks for the calories: NYC’s Carnegie Deli says goodbye

NEW YORK (AP) — After 79 years of serving up heaps of cured meat to tourists, theater patrons and workaday New Yorkers, the Carnegie Delicatessen will slice its last ridiculously oversized sandwich on Friday. Fans lined up all week for a last bite at the restaurant, which got a star turn in Woody Allen’s 1984 film …

ACCC Explains the Potential Cost of New Year’s Resolutions

On the other hand, they can also lead to unwanted increased costs, especially if consumers are unable to follow through with their resolutions. Boston, MA (PRWEB) December 29, 2016 As 2016 comes to a close, many consumers start thinking about their New Year’s resolutions for 2017. Although making a resolution sounds like a great idea, …

World Juniors: Canada thrashes Latvia to set up showdown with U.S.

Taylor Raddysh was on the bubble to make the Canadian roster ahead of the world junior hockey championship. He showed Thursday night that he most definitely belongs. Raddysh scored four goals as Canada dumped Latvia 10-2 to remain unbeaten in preliminary round play at 3-0-0. He joined Brayden Schenn, Mario Lemieux and Simon Gagne as the …