blue

How Tiffany & Co. monopolized a shade of blue

In the early 1990s, color went to court. The Chicago-based company Qualitex, which produces green-gold press pads for dry-cleaning plants, sued St. Louis's Jacobson Products for making the same items in the same hue.

MLB roundup: Surging White Sox sweep Blue Jays

Dioner Navarro drove in the first runs of the game with a two-run triple in the seventh and Jose Quintana struck out 10 as the Chicago White Sox defeated the Toronto Blue Jays 4-0 Wednesday night.

Blue Jays 3, Twins 1

Third baseman Josh Donaldson and shortstop Troy Tulowitzki homered, right-hander Marco Estrada pitched into the seventh inning and the Toronto Blue Jays defeated the Minnesota Twins 3-1 on Tuesday.

Mallards Drop Finale to Blue Anchors

Scott Tyler's pair of doubles and three RBI's couldn't prevent the Madison Mallards from dropping their second straight game to the Alexandria Blue Anchors Monday night.

Toxic algae closes 3 Madison beaches

Toxic blue-green algae prompted Madison and Dane County Public Health officials to close James Madison, Tenny and Warner beaches, all along Lake Mendota, Monday.

Blue Jays 10, White Sox 9

Third baseman Josh Donaldson hit two home runs, including a three-run homer in the bottom of the ninth, to lead the Toronto Blue Jays to a 10-9 win over the Chicago White Sox on Tuesday.

Garcia gets win as Cardinals beat Blue Jays 5-0

St. Louis wins first back-to-back games since May 23

Jaime Garcia and two relievers combined on a three-hitter, Matt Carpenter and Jhonny Peralta homered, and the St. Louis Cardinals beat the Toronto Blue Jays 5-0 on Sunday.

Ramsus hits grand slam, Blue Jays beat Pirates

Win prevented Pittsburgh from getting first sweep of the season

Colby Rasmus hit a grand slam and Melky Cabrera added a two-run homer, leading Dustin McGowan and the Toronto Blue Jays over the Pittsburgh Pirates 7-2 Sunday.

Researchers test water quality of Lake Winnebago

Blue-green algae creating concern on the lake

The University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee is testing the water quality of Lake Winnebago to find out whether blue-green algae produces toxins in drinking water.

Researchers test water quality of Lake Winnebago

Blue-green algae creating concern on the lake

The University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee is testing the water quality of Lake Winnebago to find out whether blue-green algae produces toxins in drinking water.

Researchers test water quality of Lake Winnebago

Blue-green algae creating concern on the lake

The University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee is testing the water quality of Lake Winnebago to find out whether blue-green algae produces toxins in drinking water.