Modern Life


Published on November 25, 2014 - Page 17
STROLLERS DETAILS: Eleven Graco and Century-branded strollers with model names Aspen, Breeze, Capri, Cirrus, Glider, Kite, LiteRider, Sierra,...
Published on November 22, 2014 - Page 5
NEW YORK (AP) — Tony Award-winner Faith Prince will lead the trio in “The First Wives Club” musical. Producers said Prince, whose Broadway credits...
Published on November 22, 2014 - Page 8
WASHINGTON (AP) —School kids are giving thanks to first lady Michelle Obama just in time for the holiday — with a sarcastic Twitter hashtag about...
Published on November 21, 2014 - Page 12
NEW YORK (AP) — John Cameron Mitchell, the writer and original star of “Hedwig and the Angry Inch,” is returning to her miniskirt, wigs and high...
Published on November 18, 2014 - Page 11
Many workers will soon find their health insurance costs more and covers less next year, and that employers have taken a sharper interest in their...
Published on November 16, 2014 - Page 29
NEW YORK — It’s difficult to imagine a more eloquent symbol of Japan than the deceptively simple, T-shaped kimono. Traditional yet ever changing, the...
Published on November 16, 2014 - Page 29
SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. — The enormous fan-like propeller behind the passenger whirs, then begins to howl as the pilot hits the accelerator. The wheels...
Published on November 16, 2014 - Page 29
HERSCHER, Ill. (AP) — Kaytlyn Harsha, 16, heard the whispers in the hallways at Herscher High School. The 5-foot-5 sophomore weighed in at 225...
Published on November 13, 2014 - Page 6
NEW YORK — Preparing for your Thanksgiving meal? A new breed of shopping apps makes it easier to save money at the grocery store: Take a picture of...
Published on November 9, 2014 - Page 29
NEW YORK (AP) — It’s not exactly “The Golden Girls,” but for Marcia Rosenfeld, it’ll do. Rosenfeld is among thousands of aging Americans taking part...
Published on November 9, 2014 - Page 29
When it comes to pregnancy and childrearing, behavioral economist Isabel V. Sawhill sees a cultural divide between the planners and the drifters....
Published on November 9, 2014 - Page 29
When I started studying taiko, I expected it to be a musical challenge. As a former singer, guitarist and woodwind player, I often felt lost with...
Published on November 2, 2014 - Page 25
NEW YORK — As a transgender woman who began her transition about a year ago, Kylie Jack is still figuring out her fashion style, but she wanted one...
Published on November 2, 2014 - Page 25
CHICAGO (AP) — As a teenager, holed up in his bedroom, illuminated by the glow of his laptop, Youngbin Chung became addicted to video games. Ten-...
Published on November 2, 2014 - Page 25
MIAMI BEACH, Fla. — I like to think of myself as relatively quick-witted. But I started having serious doubts about my cleverness as I stood...
Published on November 2, 2014 - Page 25
By DAVID FISCHER Associated Press Writer MIAMI BEACH, Fla. — I like to think of myself as relatively quick-witted. But I started having serious...
Published on October 31, 2014 - Page 9
NEW YORK — Don Stewart and his wife will be home with the lights on tonight, waiting for trick-or-treaters. But like a lot of folks who stock up on...
Published on October 29, 2014 - Page 14
NEW YORK (AP) — The Tony Award-winning musical “Once” is falling slowly off Broadway. Producers recently said the musical based on the 2006 film...