Good Question: How Does The Military Draft Work?The draft was first used by the U.S. during the Civil War and then through almost every other major war until Vietnam.
How To Get Better Sleep In 2019Jan. 1 is often the time when people resolve to live healthier in the new year. For some, that means getting more sleep.
What Happens To Your Body During A Hangover?Carbonated alcohol, like champagne, can also worsen a hangover because the carbonation facilitates alcohol absorption.
What Does 'Auld Lang Syne' Mean?It's a song that's synonymous with New Year's: Auld Lang Syne. Even if you don’t know the words, you certainly know the tune.
What Do Detoxes Do To Our Bodies?Detox products all over store shelves -- and the internet -- promise to rid your body of toxins. They use everything from soup to smoothies to juicing to spicy water.
Why Do We Taste Things Differently From Others?Over Christmas dinner, there might have been one dish you couldn’t stand -- but others may be going back to it for seconds.
Good Question: Why Are Red And Green The Colors Of Christmas?One theory involves the crown of thorns -- the holly -- placed on Jesus' head leading up to the crucifixion.
How Long Are Germs Infectious Outside The Human Body?Flu viruses will remain infectious on hard surfaces, like tables or doorknobs for up to 24 hours.
Is The End Of The Year Really A Good Time To Buy A Car?It's been 20 years since Lexus first put red bows on new cars during the holidays. That move helped changed how the entire auto-dealer industry operates this time of year.
Everything You Need To Know About How To Watch CBSN MinnesotaWhether you watch on your phone while riding the morning bus, or on your tablet late at night, WCCO’s latest newscasts and breaking news will always be on -- for free.
What Causes Laryngitis?It's the time of year when the flu and common cold start to ramp up. Hennepin Healthcare is seeing an uptick in patients who've lost their voices. So what causes laryngitis? Good Question.
Is It Really Unhealthy To Eat After 7 P.M.?Families rushing from work and school to games and band concerts can find it hard to sit down for dinner. Sometimes that means eating dinner later at night. But is it really unhealthy to eat after 7 p.m.?
With So Many Political Polls, Why Are So Few People Called?With the presidential primaries just a few months away, expect to hear a lot about political polls. But who actually gets those calls?
How Much Should You Have Saved For Retirement By Age 30, 40, 50?How much someone needs to stop working also depends on their streams of income, whether or not they've paid off their home, the rate of return they expect to earn, and other factors.
What Can We Do To Honor Veterans Year-Round?Americans take time to thank and honor our veterans every November 11 -- but what do veterans need year-round?