HSBC profit lower in volatile market

BEIJING (AP) — HSBC Holdings PLC says its latest quarterly profit fell 18 percent from a year earlier due to global market volatility. The L…

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River City Sculpture on Parade

Many folks have seen the sculpture in downtown Mason City, well some of those sculptures will be getting a new home, while other will be new…


Impact of spanking

Spanking remains a common method of discipline, though a recent review shows spanking has long-term harmful effects on kids.


Healthy Host options

When you pick up that menu, it happens: The burgers calling your name, you can taste the steak in your mouth, but is it the healthy choice?