Modern Life


Published on March 29, 2015 - Page 29
A Minnesota band camp is giving baby boomers and younger musicians a chance to prove they are never too old to rock and roll. Since 2009, Rock Camp...
Published on March 29, 2015 - Page 29
CROWN POINT, Ind. (AP) — When he started on his weight-loss journey, Mike Bonaventura lost 60 pounds over a period of several months. Then he hit a...
Published on March 29, 2015 - Page 29
FAYETTEVILLE, N.C. (AP) — Rich Caminiti held a small camera, following the owners of the house from one room to another as they explained where they...
Published on March 29, 2015 - Page 32
NEW YORK (AP) — Nick Offerman of NBC’s “Parks and Recreation” will star as Ignatius Reilly in a stage adaptation of “A Confederacy of Dunces.”...
Published on March 22, 2015 - Page 33
WILLIS, Va. (AP) — A smile spread across Sarah Kathryn Pinson’s face at the first sound of the baritone voice. It was the same voice the 80-year-old...
Published on March 22, 2015 - Page 33
A unique federally funded study offers a detailed look at the lives of gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender youth in New York City who cope with...
Published on March 22, 2015 - Page 33
NEW YORK — On stage, screen and magazine covers, Lauren Bacall was known as “The Look.” But in her regular life, the late icon described her style as...
Published on March 22, 2015 - Page 40
NEW YORK (AP) — Clive Owen will make his Broadway debut in “Old Times” by Harold Pinter. Roundabout Theatre Company said Owen will star in the “...
Published on March 15, 2015 - Page 33
The Philadelphia Inquirer PHILADELPHIA (AP) — America loves Cookie Lyon — the female lead on Fox’s breakout hit “Empire” — riotously played by...
Published on March 15, 2015 - Page 33
Monaco has royal parents of newborn twins, and Britain’s Kate and William will soon have a second little prince. But will parenting two kids under 2...
Published on March 15, 2015 - Page 33
JOPLIN, Mo. (AP) — Jane Ballard said her love affair with trains began in 1989 when she picked out a retired Santa Fe caboose at the Argentine...
Published on March 15, 2015 - Page 40
NEW YORK (AP) — The frantic play “39 Steps,” a cheeky stage spoof of Alfred Hitchcock’s 1935 spy thriller with just four actors, is returning to New...
Published on March 14, 2015 - Page 6
WASHINGTON (AP) — Michelle Obama has brought the “funk” to Ellen DeGeneres’ daytime talk show. In a taped appearance to air Monday, the first lady...
Published on March 14, 2015 - Page 18
SAN FRANCISCO — Amid all the talk of Apple Watch, a new MacBook laptop and a partnership with HBO, a set of Apple tools aimed at promoting medical...
Published on March 11, 2015 - Page 14
ATLANTA (AP) — Issuing a clarion call to Americans saddled by student debt, President Barack Obama urged student borrowers Tuesday to stand up for...
Published on March 10, 2015 - Page 11
LONDON — Tasty cubes of beef would tempt any dog, let alone one sitting patiently on the stand during public viewing at Crufts, Britain’s premier dog...
Published on March 9, 2015 - Page 7
CLEVELAND (AP) — Amazon.com and caffeine powder distributors didn’t provide proper warnings about the supplement’s dangers, resulting in the death of...
Published on March 8, 2015 - Page 29
COLUMBUS, Ohio — During the Depression, former kindergarten teacher Violet Shinbach canvassed Ohio neighborhoods looking for yards with wading pools...
Published on March 8, 2015 - Page 29
With 13,000 international buyers and the equivalent of seven football fields full of exhibitor booths, Toy Fair 2015 looked and sounded like the best...
Published on March 8, 2015 - Page 29
SAN FRANCISCO — How many remotes does it take to watch television, stream Netflix or record your favorite show on DVR? The Ray Super Remote wants to...

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