Modern Life

Published on June 28, 2015 - Page 27
NEW YORK — New York City has a new summer attraction that is bound to turn heads. Seward Johnson’s life-like and life-size sculptures of iconic...
Published on June 28, 2015 - Page 33
NEWTOWN, Pa. (AP) — Pete Haring has always been called “Home Daddy Pete.” It’s a nickname the 49-year-old embraces. “It’s great, I enjoy taking...
Published on June 28, 2015 - Page 33
NEW YORK — From slave-era church outfits and Little Richard to the South Bronx and Dapper Dan the knockoff king of Harlem, the roots of hip-hop...
Published on June 28, 2015 - Page 33
NEW YORK — Slim one-room gyms are in, and the low cost of starting them is turning gym rats and workout instructors into entrepreneurs. There are no...
Published on June 28, 2015 - Page 40
NEW YORK (AP) — A.R. Gurney’s “Sylvia” will bound onto Broadway this fall starring Julie White, Robert Sella and Annaleigh Ashford. In this 1995...
Published on June 22, 2015 - Page 12
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — One Utah university is giving students glued to their cellphones a place to call their own: a designated lane for texting while...
Published on June 21, 2015 - Page 33
New credit card offers can be tempting, especially when they tout a lower interest rate or more attractive rewards than what’s in your wallet. But...
Published on June 21, 2015 - Page 33
NEW YORK — On social media and red carpets, from New York to China, hairy underarms are having a mainstream moment. Women are proudly showing off...
Published on June 21, 2015 - Page 33
New mother Chelsea Clinton helped launch the first report on the “State of the World’s Fathers” on Tuesday, which says major inequalities persist...
Published on June 21, 2015 - Page 37
NEW YORK — Willkommen to the road. The Roundabout Theatre Company said its touring Broadway production of “Cabaret” will start next year in...
Published on June 20, 2015 - Page 8
NEW YORK (AP) — An emotional former President George W. Bush credited becoming a father with helping him stop drinking, as he was honored Thursday as...
Published on June 14, 2015 - Page 33
NEW YORK — Taya Dunn Johnson has been living online for years, embracing Facebook, Twitter and other social streams to share her most mundane and...
Published on June 14, 2015 - Page 33
SIOUX CITY, Iowa (AP) —It’s a shock every morning when Heather Coyle looks in the mirror. The bald head and sickly pale skin punctuated by dark...
Published on June 14, 2015 - Page 33
Ylonda Gault Caviness has no use for mommy groups, peeling the skins off peas for babies, wet-wipe warmers and the shelves and shelves of parenting...
Published on June 11, 2015 - Page 6
NEW YORK (AP) — Nearly two-thirds of Americans expect the Supreme Court to legalize same-sex marriage nationwide when it rules on the issue within...
Published on June 10, 2015 - Page 19
NEW YORK (AP) — The new EL James book “Grey” shot to the top of Amazon’s best-seller list ahead of its June 18 release on the promise it will flip...
Published on June 7, 2015 - Page 29
Attending overnight camp for the first time last summer, 10-year-old Lily Becker longed to be back home in Chicago. She missed her parents and sister...
Published on June 7, 2015 - Page 29
NEW YORK — Imagine a fitting room with a “smart” mirror that suggests jeans to go with the red shirt you brought in. It snaps a video so you can...
Published on June 7, 2015 - Page 29
MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — On a recent Wednesday night, Willis Manshell Miller climbed the stairs to the second floor of an office building and took a...