Modern Life

Published on August 26, 2016 - Page 16
Whether they’re providing cozy shelter from the elements outdoors or top-secret privacy in the playroom, a number of style-savvy new tents put the “...
Published on August 25, 2016 - Page 26
Animal cruelty charges were filed Wednesday against a Pennsylvania small-animal dealer that supplied major pet retailers like Petco and PetSmart....
Published on August 21, 2016 - Page 29
It’s a natural desire for parents to support their child’s dreams, no matter the cost. But experts say there are ways parents can make their kids’...
Published on August 21, 2016 - Page 29
AP Travel Editor NEW YORK — Sound vibrations, warm seashells and a “digital detox” that involves surrendering your cellphone were among the healing...
Published on August 21, 2016 - Page 29
If you were to die today, who would take care of your kids? It’s a tough but important question to answer. And avoiding it can actually make the...
Published on August 21, 2016 - Page 32
SILVER SPRING, Md. (AP) — A Maryland woman has collected and delivered more than 20,000 new and gently used bras and 50,000 feminine hygiene products...
Published on August 21, 2016 - Page 36
NEW YORK — A new stage musical based on the late Garry Marshall’s 1984 movie, “The Flamingo Kid,” is hoping to cha-cha to Broadway by 2018. The show...
Published on August 14, 2016 - Page 29
The start of the school year doesn’t have to mean the end of time outdoors. Many parents, teachers and schools are finding ways to keep kids...
Published on August 14, 2016 - Page 29
Once upon a time, finding out how your child was doing in school could require weeks of patience. You waited for the parent-teacher conference, for a...
Published on August 14, 2016 - Page 29
Keeping the lines of communication open between parents and teachers can be a challenge, especially in this era of crowded classrooms and time-...
Published on August 14, 2016 - Page 32
NEW YORK (AP) — Varsity-inspired cardigans. Preppy layers. Satin bomber jackets. There are plenty of fashion trends that experts say should help...
Published on August 14, 2016 - Page 36
NEW YORK (AP) — The Broadway hit “Jersey Boys” is going to get some competition from an original Jersey boy. Frankie Valli, whose falsetto fuels The...
Published on August 13, 2016 - Page 9
NEW YORK — The deep-fried Twinkie is jumping from the state fair to the home freezer. Hostess Brands, the maker of lunchbox treats like Ho Hos, is...
Published on August 7, 2016 - Page 33
There are many firsts to be discovered on a trip to the YMCA summer camp at Horsethief Reservoir in Idaho. A first encounter with a campfire. A...
Published on August 7, 2016 - Page 33
Most fitness trackers can measure a lot: steps taken, heart beats, sleep quality and workout performance. That’s a lot of data, but are they useful...
Published on August 7, 2016 - Page 33
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. — My grandmother can do more push-ups than you. No one wants to see jiggly cellulite hanging out of a bikini. You need to make...
Published on August 7, 2016 - Page 40
NEW YORK — The musical stage adaptation of the 1997 animated musical film “Anastasia” will land on Broadway starring Christy Altomare, Derek Klena,...
Published on August 6, 2016 - Page 5
NEW YORK — Get ready for the next wave of coffee culture. Consumers are learning more about coffee —how it’s grown, roasted and prepared. They’re...
Published on August 5, 2016 - Page 6
HOUSTON — When Team USA lines up for the opening ceremony of the Rio Olympics tonight, the team will don custom-fitted Polo Ralph Lauren ensembles...
Published on August 3, 2016 - Page 5
VATICAN CITY (AP) — Pope Francis has lamented that children are being taught at school that gender can be a choice, adding that his predecessor,...

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