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Texas A&M community pools talents for show

Published Sep. 24 2017

The diversity of our perspectives makes for diverse forms of artistic expression.

No crisis required: Midlife change can be simple, rational decision to redirect one's life and energies

Published Sep. 24 2017

CHICAGO—Leigh Wilson has been working in the same cubicle in the same office for the past 12 years after spending...

BOOKS | REVIEWS: A Disappearance in Damascus

Published Sep. 24 2017

It's a pity that Deborah Campbell's new book has such a Nancy Drew-like title, because it is actually a serious,...

BOOKS | REVIEWS: An Odyssey

Published Sep. 24 2017

Daniel Mendelsohn has achieved an enviable renown as essayist, literary critic and author of autobiographical explorations undergirded by insights from...

BOOKS | REVIEWS: The Best We Could Do

Published Sep. 24 2017

Thi Bui's graphic novel about her family's exodus from Vietnam begins in New York, where she is giving birth to...

ALL THE RIGHT MOVES: Couple's exuberant dancing gets national attention

Published Sep. 24 2017

FREDERICKSBURG, Va.—When Nick Nichols was young, he used to claim stomachaches to get out of having to dance with girls...

Serving Together

Published Sep. 24 2017

Cpl. Don Hamilton changes the name tag on Spc. Rainey Jackson's uniform during their wedding Sept. 12 at the Ford...

Young newlyweds honeymoon in quake shelter

Published Sep. 24 2017

MEXICO CITY—Jorge Daniel Huitzil and Erika Castillo Aparicio are spending their first night as husband and wife sleeping beneath a...

Disappointed mom will miss daughter's birthday party

Published Sep. 24 2017

Dear Abby: Our daughter is celebrating her 50th birthday next month. Her husband, "Ben," is throwing her a surprise party...

Travel pillow may be alternative to dreaded cone

Published Sep. 24 2017

Dear Heloise: When our cairn terrier had some surgery on his back legs, the vet wanted him to wear the...

People

Published Sep. 24 2017

People for Sept. 24, 2017

Chronic inflammation: How to put out the fire, avoid damage

Published Sep. 24 2017

Just like wildfires devastating the American West, inflammation can spread through your body and wreak havoc. But in many areas,...

The Moody Blooms: Dark florals move from runway to rooms

Published Sep. 24 2017

We know that what brews in fashion percolates into decor. This fall, it's floral prints loaded with depth and drama.

Living room, dining room, kitchen brew room?

Published Sep. 24 2017

The first time a batch of beer boiled over in his kitchen, Steve Clemens started thinking about creating a dedicated...

Volunteer Opportunities

Published Sep. 23 2017

Volunteer Opportunities for Sept. 24, 2017

Summer's gone and it's time to think about fall lawn care

Published Sep. 23 2017

From mowing to seeding, fall maintenance sets up your lawn to emerge healthy and hardy in the coming spring. However,...

Minnesota professor explores link between philosophy and Lego

Published Sep. 23 2017

MINNEAPOLIS—All in all, it's not just another brick in the toy chest.

Meant to be: Man finds his calling in making monsters

Published Sep. 23 2017

CYNTHIANA, Ind.—Like Dr. Frankenstein, Kevin R. Alvey creates monsters.

Bestsellers

Published Sep. 23 2017

Bestsellers for Sept. 24, 2017

Kirkus announces its finalists; book prize season looking good

Published Sep. 23 2017

The Kirkus Prize finalists were announced Tuesday, with six titles each in three categories—fiction, nonfiction and young readers literature. Because...

Ng draws inspiration from high-school years

Published Sep. 23 2017

Celeste Ng was quite certain nobody would read her debut novel, 2014's "Everything I Never Told You." The book, which...

HGTV's Scott brothers bring 'House Party' on tour

Published Sep. 23 2017

Jonathan Scott dreamed about entertaining thousands like master illusionist David Copperfield. Twin brother Drew figured he'd have an NBA contract...

Last child left at home balks at mother's plans to move

Published Sep. 23 2017

Dear Abby: I'm a guy in college, majoring in computer science. I live with my mother, who's in her 60s...