• Depression won’t be cured by acting out

    Dear Abby: I have been married for 7 years and have two children. My husband has what I can only describe as an Internet addiction. He's literally onl ...
    March 30, 2014 - 7:52 pm
  • Dating, peer pressure collide with teen’s morals

    Dear Abby: I’m 13, and my classmates are just beginning to “date.” Sometimes what this means is, “Hey, do you want to go to my house, get drunk and ha ...
    March 27, 2014 - 10:18 am
  • Cinemas see satellite tech as ticket to bigger revenue

    Tim Warner, chief executive of Cinemark Holdings Inc., admits he’d never heard of the popular science fiction series “Dr. Who.”
    March 28, 2014 - 9:58 am
  • Homeless WWII veteran finds friend

    MARION (AP) — Shannon Wimberly removed homeless World War II veteran Samuel W. Samples, 88, off the streets, provided him shelter and has begun a fund ...
    March 28, 2014 - 8:54 am
  • Creatures attract attention

    PEORIA – The Peoria Park District has a gem just south of the Sauk Valley – the Peoria Zoo. Zoos take visitors to other parts of the world and Peoria' ...
    March 27, 2014 - 7:51 pm
  • Wake-up call prompts questions about life, marriage

    Dear Abby: I have been married almost 4 years. Recently I had some medical problems that were my wake-up call. I'm fine now, but I no longer am willin ...
    March 27, 2014 - 7:49 pm
  • New ‘open-source’ strategy would drop college textbook costs to zero

    BALTIMORE — Holding a whiteboard, the University of Maryland-College Park students scrawled their complaints and posed for a picture.
    March 27, 2014 - 9:22 am
  • Economists fret as young adults seem unwilling to fly the coop

    Burdened by $85,000 in college debt, attorney Bobby Waltman lives with his mom and grandmother in a three-bedroom house in Huntington Beach, Calif.
    March 27, 2014 - 9:19 am
  • Lollapalooza 2014 lineup announced

    CHICAGO – Outkast and Calvin Harris will join Eminem, Arctic Monkeys, Kings of Leon and Skrillex as ...
    March 26, 2014 - 10:49 pm
  • Masters Tournament known for its green jackets -- and simple sandwiches

    The Masters Tournament in Augusta, Ga., is one cheesy place. The first time my husband, Roy, and I w ...
    March 25, 2014 - 10:54 pm
  • Reporter puts kitchen to test

    I’m not a germaphobe. But for a few hours, I tried to become one.A City of Milwaukee health inspecto ...
    March 25, 2014 - 10:53 pm
  • Adding nutrition to frozen pizza

    We all try our best to plan meals in advance, have all our ingredients on hand, and pre-prep for meals when possible. There are times, however, when l ...
    March 25, 2014 - 10:53 pm
  • Fresh asparagus signals start of spring

    Spring, for me, isn’t sprung on the say-so of meteorologists or a calendar date but on the sudden, d ...
    March 25, 2014 - 10:54 pm
  • Husband can’t erase wife’s journal writing

    Dear Abby: I have been married almost 20 years. Eight years ago my wife began an emotional affair with a co-worker. It lasted a year, until he left th ...
    March 25, 2014 - 10:52 pm
  • Robin Roberts will guest judge on ABC's 'Dancing'

    NEW YORK (AP) — Robin Roberts is taking on some night work as a guest judge on ABC's "Dancing With the Stars."
    March 25, 2014 - 10:11 am
  • Reader Poll

    What do you think about the amount of income tax that you pay?
    Too high
    Too low
    Just right
    I don't pay income tax