Concert industry headed for a record year

Aug 17, 2015
The top of the earnings list leans heavily on the back catalog.
Posted In: summer, concerts, revenue

Getting a break on back-to-school purchases

Aug 10, 2015
Many states offer short tax holidays, but it may be a modest spending season.
Posted In: back-to-school, back-to-school shopping, summer, sales tax
Students' peers head lessons in the Practice Makes Perfect program.

Practice makes perfect for summer learning

Jul 22, 2015
One company is trying to eliminate summer learning loss for low-income kids.
Posted In: Practice Makes Perfect, learning, summer

Do you want to build a ... ropes course?

Jul 9, 2015
Ski resorts are experimenting with warm weather attractions to bring in business.
Posted In: skiing, summer, summer vacation

Why do some movies open early?

Jul 2, 2015
Midnight premieres draw in super-fans build buzz for summer blockbusters
Posted In: Entertainment, movie, summer, box office

Summer fun for future Fed chiefs? Maybe.

Jul 21, 2014
At Fed camp, kids play games about personal finance and build economic knowledge.
Posted In: summer, children, Fed, camp

The explosive birth of the bikini

Jul 11, 2014
How war rations and atomic testing brought about the world's skimpiest suit.
Posted In: summer, bikinis, Beaches
iD Tech Camp

Is summer camp for coding or canoeing?

Jul 8, 2014
It is summer-camp season, and a lot of kids are trading campfires for computers.
Posted In: LearningCurve, LearningCurve On-Air, camp, summer
Noodle raft

Meet the man who invented the pool noodle

Jul 7, 2014
The hardest part of creating the pool noodle? Explaining what to do with it.
Posted In: summer, swimming pools, inventors

Introducing: "Brought to you by..."

Jun 20, 2014
Did you know Doritos were born in a Disneyland dumpster?
Posted In: brought to you by, summer