They tend to be cheap

You ask for a young kid who the Strikers are not sure about, but you think may do well in the Hurricanes. Or first dip at their rookie list. You ask for a veteran benchwarmer who can do a job if injuries deplete your fast bowlers. TITLE NINE or DOUBLE DOWN: It's a topic neither the Huskies nor Auriemma talk about, but possibly because it's been so obvious since UConn won its eighth national championship a year ago. Nine is waiting along with history as the first women's program to win that many Continue Reading

The enforcement teams seized

The enforcement teams seized a record 488 pounds of meth last year, more than double the total that was seized last year and a 484 percent increase over 2009. Many people believe meth has faded as a major illegal drug threat, but they couldn't be more wrong. According to the state Department of Human Services, the number of treatment admissions for meth related addiction has surged in recent years. Los Angeles pays about $48 million annually on those bonds, according to city documents and Continue Reading

Potatoes have a high glycemic index

Potatoes have a high glycemic index, which means they can affect blood sugar, but that alone shouldn't convict the vegetable. A person with blood sugar issues, diabetes or weight problems might want to limit their potato intake, but the rest of us should enjoy them in moderation to reap their vitamin and mineral benefits. But watch out for those fries you'll also be getting unhealthful fats.. "China gives its aluminum industry an unfair advantage through Continue Reading