Published on January 15, 2017 - Page 29
ABOARD JETBLUE FLIGHT 669 — There are few things worse than getting on a plane and discovering a wailing child and a haggard parent sitting next to...
Published on January 15, 2017 - Page 29
ATLANTA — Open your ears. What do you hear? If you’re listening to music coming out of the tinny speaker on your phone, you’re not hearing much. And...
Published on January 15, 2017 - Page 29
(Washington) Observer-Reporter WASHINGTON, Pa. (AP) — Koron Harris is used to strangers sneaking glances at her, and she knows why. “They’re trying...
Published on January 14, 2017 - Page 7
OSLO, Norway — A preschool in Arctic Norway is facing online criticism for taking 5-year-old children on an outing to view the slaughter and skinning...
Published on January 8, 2017 - Page 29
Healthy food and plenty of exercise. The challenges military families face. Education for girls around the globe. The feel-good initiatives of first...
Published on January 8, 2017 - Page 29
Looking to get back into working out after a lengthy or perhaps a lifelong hiatus but feeling intimidated at the thought of squatting alongside hand-...
Published on January 8, 2017 - Page 29
Newly widowed, Kay McCowen quit her job, sold her house, applied for Social Security and retired to Mexico. It was a move she and her husband, Mel,...
Published on January 8, 2017 - Page 36
NEW YORK (AP) — Jake Gyllenhaal and Annaleigh Ashford will star in a Broadway revival of the musical “Sunday in the Park with George.” The Academy...
Published on January 5, 2017 - Page 5
CHICAGO — He entered the White House a living symbol, breaking a color line that stood for 220 years. Barack Obama took office, and race immediately...
Published on January 1, 2017 - Page 29
NEW YORK — The largest-ever survey of transgender Americans paints a grim picture of pervasive discrimination and harassment, to the point that many...
Published on January 1, 2017 - Page 29
NEW YORK — Amid social, political and environmental tumult around the world, the Pantone Color Institute plucked fresh and zesty “greenery” as the...
Published on January 1, 2017 - Page 29
American students have a math problem. The latest global snapshot of student performance for 15-year-olds shows declining math scores in the U.S....
Published on January 1, 2017 - Page 36
NEW YORK — Former “Saturday Night Live” star Taran Killam will be getting plenty of live performances in the new year — he’s joining the Broadway...
Published on December 25, 2016 - Page 30
NEW YORK — A musical celebrating the most decorated Tony Award-winner in history will make its Broadway debut next summer. The Manhattan Theatre...
Published on December 25, 2016 - Page 37
Mike Kloser was a professional mountain-bike racer. After his career ended, he spent years traversing unmarked wilderness courses in adventure races...
Published on December 25, 2016 - Page 37
Family members of a Houston-area high school student who killed herself are rallying for tighter laws against cyberbullying. Brandy Vela’s family...
Published on December 25, 2016 - Page 37
ASHLAND, W.Va. (AP) — Following four decades in the catering business, Bernice Doty’s signature creation is the carved watermelon. Doty, 69, creates...
Published on December 24, 2016 - Page 10
ENFIELD, Conn. — The assignment for this year’s White House holiday display came with a tight deadline. A team of Lego master builders, within 21/2...
Published on December 20, 2016 - Page 11
NEW YORK — Pregnancy affects not only a woman’s body: It changes parts of her brain too, a new study says. When researchers compared brain scans of...
Published on December 18, 2016 - Page 29
NEW YORK — Unlike baby boomers, television has no birth certificate. TV’s arrival, depending on how you see it, can be marked at any of a number of...

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