Tribune News Service

Lifestyle Budget for Thursday, July 5, 2018

Updated at 4:30 a.m. EDT (0830 UTC).

This budget is now available on the web at http://www.tribunenewsservice.com, with direct links to stories and art. See details at the end of the budget.

(Editors: The HOME-ONGARDENING and HBY-COMICS columns originally moved Tuesday, July 3.)


^Office napping climbs out from under the desk and into high-tech pods

^WRK-OFFICE-NAPPING:TB—Sleeping on the job has long been frowned upon, but office napping may finally be climbing out from under the desk.

A small but growing number of businesses are encouraging sleep-deprived employees to grab 40 winks during the workday, providing rooms — or, in some cases, high-tech napping pods — to get the job done right. Benefits include a more productive workforce and, hopefully, the end to stealth sales meeting snoozes.

1050 by Robert Channick. MOVED


^To calm dogs spooked by fireworks, pet owners are using treats made from marijuana


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