There are some products I simply can't do without.
A lawsuit was filed alleging black girls at Strawberry Mansion didn't get the same opportunities in sports as white girls, or African American boys. Here's the behind-the-scenes saga.
Here in Philadelphia, where Mayor Kenney came into office promising 30 miles of protected lanes, the bike-vs.-car debate has lately reached unprecedented levels of vitriol. It's also become a proxy for a larger culture war, over a changing city and the newcomers who are gentrifying it.
Now that the nearly 12-foot tall stainless steel pick has been placed firmly in the ground about 100 feet behind the city's most divisive mayor, I must say, I'm disappointed.
The veejay-turned-actress isn't just the face of the collection, she's the designer.
ARIES (March 21-April 19). In today's case, the question might be a lot more complicated than the answer. This is great news. Hop off that question as soon as possible. Grab a good thing. Apply the simple fix, and get on with it.
DEAR ABBY: Can you tell me why men watch porn? My husband watches porn on the computer at all hours of the night. When I found out about it six months ago, he promised he would stop doing it, but I just realized that he still goes online and watches it when I'm asleep at night and early in the morning...
Question: I am writing about a behavior common to a close relative and a friend. They notice something about someone and then "give them the business" about this flaw.
I have a bone to pick with doctors: Too many are giving poor advice when it comes to exercise.
ARIES (March 21-April 19). Sometimes, the more you learn about something, the more you want to learn. Sometimes, what you learn helps you decide it's not for you. You'll know right away which way it's going.
DEAR ABBY: My mother is extremely self-centered. Ever since I can remember, everything has always been about her. That's probably why she and Dad split. You can't have a conversation with her without her turning it around and making it about her.
Adapted from a recent online discussion.
Question: My husband and I have an ongoing disagreement about how much technology we allow in the kids' lives. They're exposed to so much of it during the week that I think the weekends should serve as "nature retreats" (so to speak). I worry we're...
Even among families with working parents, kids don't always have enough to eat
The nostalgia for the childhood ritual echoes the popularity of adult coloring books as stress reducers. Bedtime stories join other trendy slow-down pursuits such as meditation, slow-food and slow-TV, which is hours of slow-paced coverage of an ordinary event.