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Don't take chances when mowing the lawn—use safety gear

Published Aug. 23 2016

Dear Heloise: I recently attended a safety meeting and was shown photos of a lawn-mower accident. A man was wearing...

Parents' all-day drinking has son worried

Published Aug. 23 2016

Dear Abby: I have been concerned about my parents for some time now. They are elderly and live in a...

Small print that is hardly fine at all

Published Aug. 22 2016

Dear Readers: Today's Sound Off is about a craft store's coupons:

Fear lingers after dog bites lunchtime walker

Published Aug. 22 2016

Dear Abby: For health reasons, I had been walking during my lunch break at work. That ended last summer when...

'Ben-Hur' crashes, 'Suicide Squad' stays on top for third week

Published Aug. 22 2016

NEW YORK—A big-budget remake of "Ben-Hur" was trampled under a herd of holdovers and new releases at the box office,...

Come up with a game plan for thwarting mosquitoes

Published Aug. 21 2016

Dear Readers: It's still hot in many parts of the country, and mosquitoes are out there! Here is a good...

Preserving the past

Published Aug. 21 2016

With daylight streaming through stained glass windows above, boxed-up documents huddle on the seats of the once-glorious Arkansas Municipal Auditorium.

BOOKS | REVIEWS: The Muse

Published Aug. 21 2016

"The Muse" asks a lot of its readers, in the best of ways. It asks us to pay close attention,...

BOOKS | REVIEWS: Bobby Kennedy

Published Aug. 21 2016

Unless you were old enough to remember the mid-1960s it might be hard to grasp the considerable impact the Kennedy...

BOOKS | REVIEWS: The Underground Railroad

Published Aug. 21 2016

The calendar year hasn't even slipped into September, and Colson Whitehead's "The Underground Railroad" is already being talked about as...

Around the remote

Published Aug. 21 2016

Olympics closing ceremony—Turn out the flame, the party's over. After bonding with Michael Phelps, Simone Biles, Katie Ledecky and other...

Wedding: Carter-Baldwin

Published Aug. 21 2016

Asilyn Carter and Chris Baldwin were united in marriage Saturday, July 9, 2016, in Charleston, S.C. Jerry Channell performed the...

60th Anniversary: Betty and Charles Hlavinka

Published Aug. 21 2016

Betty and Charles Hlavinka of Texarkana, Texas, celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary Thursday with family at Texarkana Country Club.

60th Anniversary: Billy and Mary Joyce Murphy

Published Aug. 21 2016

Billy and Mary Joyce Murphy of Marietta, Texas, will celebrate their 60th wedding anniversary with family and friends.

50th Anniversary: David and Carolyn Hughes

Published Aug. 21 2016

David and Carolyn Hughes of Texarkana, Texas, will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary with a reception from 2 p.m. to...

50th Anniversary: Phillip and Ernestine Phelps

Published Aug. 21 2016

Phillip and Ernestine Phelps of DeKalb, Texas, will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary with an Alaskan cruise.

50th Anniversary: Ted and Diane Macey

Published Aug. 21 2016

Ted and Diane Macey of Texarkana, Texas celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary.

Couple has religious wedding after waiting decades

Published Aug. 21 2016

SANTA ANA, Mexico—In a small town tucked into a valley, songs from a local band heralded a religious wedding that...

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Published Aug. 21 2016

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Bride given away by man who received her dad's donated heart

Published Aug. 21 2016

SWISSVALE, Pa.—A Pennsylvania woman who was married this weekend had her late father's spirit with her—and his heart.

Bride's graphic novel examines ridiculousness of the marriage industry

Published Aug. 21 2016

Are you married, or do you hope to be married, or have you ever watched someone close to you wrestle...

Sports coaches have an obligation to quiet obnoxious parents

Published Aug. 21 2016

Dear Abby: I need some words of wisdom from you. This past weekend I went to see my 7-year-old nephew...

Stem cell therapies need work, but worth the wait

Published Aug. 21 2016

Headlines call it a miracle: In the well-respected medical journal The Lancet, Canadian researchers reported that 23 people with debilitating...