Modern Life


Published on July 27, 2014 - Page 29
Diana Navarro loves to code, and she’s not afraid to admit it. But the 18-year-old Rutgers University computer science major knows she’s an anomaly:...
Published on July 27, 2014 - Page 29
NEW YORK — What’s hot for summer? Chunky slides, wide pants and white shirts reinvented. The season, it seems, isn’t cluttered with neons and bright...
Published on July 27, 2014 - Page 29
You’re in love and ready to buy an engagement ring. But are you ready to part with three months’ salary as the diamond industry has traditionally...
Published on July 27, 2014 - Page 33
NEW YORK (AP) — The yuppie serial killer Patrick Bateman from “American Psycho” is to stalk an off-Broadway stage. Second Stage Theatre will stage...
Published on July 26, 2014 - Page 7
NEW YORK (AP) — Joely Richardson is coming back to a New York stage in a one-woman show. The English actress known for the TV shows “The Tudors” and...
Published on July 20, 2014 - Page 29
The Journal Gazette HUNTINGTON, Ind. (AP) — A few weeks ago, Jean Allen found herself revisiting a stately Victorian-style home in Huntington to...
Published on July 20, 2014 - Page 29
Writer David Levithan last year marked the 10th anniversary of his “Boy Meets Boy,” a romantic teen comedy where the homecoming queen was once a guy...
Published on July 20, 2014 - Page 29
When Anzalee and Kristain Rhodes look back at their daughter’s first year of life, they won’t be examining blurry, red-eyed camera phone photos. They...
Published on July 15, 2014 - Page 18
More than three dozen children die of hyperthermia in cars annually in the United States, and since 1998 more than 500 children have died in hot cars...
Published on July 14, 2014 - Page 7
NEW YORK (AP) — Kyra Sedgwick is going back to school. The Emmy Award-winning actress will be starring in John Patrick Shanley’s new play “The...
Published on July 13, 2014 - Page 29
NEW YORK — From a 1770 corset to a 2014 bra-and-panty set in lacy stretch silk, the Museum at the Fashion Institute of Technology has put the focus...
Published on July 13, 2014 - Page 29
The number of sex offenses reported at American colleges and universities went up in the last decade even as overall campus crime decreased,...
Published on July 13, 2014 - Page 29
Lincoln Journal Star LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) —The guardians of the people’s house — the ones who make sure the Statehouse is clean and polished,...
Published on July 9, 2014 - Page 14
NEW YORK (AP) — Max Crumm, who played Danny Zuko in the latest edition of “Grease” on Broadway, is tackling the world’s longest-running musical....
Published on July 7, 2014 - Page 19
WASHINGTON — Unions representing government workers are expanding while organized labor has been shedding private sector members over the past half-...
Published on July 6, 2014 - Page 29
For the Associated Press An Omaha college hopes a $10 million dorm specifically for single mothers will lead to improved graduation and success...
Published on July 6, 2014 - Page 29
NEW YORK — From their first date, it took Brian Rubin and Toby Sowers only days to fall in love and barely seven months to get engaged. Then the...
Published on July 6, 2014 - Page 29
NEW YORK — Who pays for a wedding when two grooms are involved? Who walks whom down the aisle? While same-sex weddings are more prevalent than ever,...
Published on July 6, 2014 - Page 33
WASHINGTON — How strong is that pina colada? Depending on how it’s made, it could contain as much alcohol as two glasses of wine. The National...
Published on July 3, 2014 - Page 22
NEW YORK (AP) — Revenge will be in the air in a few years when a musical version of “The First Wives Club” comes calling on Broadway. The comedy...

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