Dear Amy: A few years ago, friends of many years ghosted me, for no apparent reason. This was painful and confusing.
I moved on, maintaining friendships with others in what had been our common social group.
Now, as ...Read more
DEAR ABBY: My wife and I recently hosted some longtime friends for a few days while they were passing through our area on vacation. We had a fine time reconnecting, although my wife commented after they left that they ...Read more
Q: We're traveling for Christmas with our two small children; it will be their first airline flight. Do you have any suggestions to make it easier?
Jim: Traveling with little ones can be a challenge, especially at ...Read more
DEAR ABBY: I have been in a relationship for more than five years. My girlfriend and I will soon graduate from college. I have accepted a full-time job offer, and she will be going to grad school.
Almost certainly our ...Read more
From the writings of the Rev. Billy Graham
Q: Why do Christians always talk about the Second Coming of Christ? Isn't that the same as escapism that they claim is dangerous for others to practice, and why do they think ...Read more
Controversial legislation that could do away with New Jersey's religious exemption for vaccinating children is scheduled for a state Senate vote Monday.
In a hearing that drew hundreds of parents opposed to the bill as ...Read more
MIAMI -- As Florida leads the nation once again in sign-ups for Affordable Care Act plans, experts say the health insurance marketplace known as Obamacare has stabilized in part because the Trump administration's efforts ...Read more
Oh, that holiday weight gain. It's tough to balance all the holiday parties and luscious food with the morning scale. Can you really have your cake and eat it, too, over the holidays -- without adding pounds on the scale? ...Read more
Dear Amy: Why in your column is it acceptable to always critique men?
We men work harder, die sooner, and register with Selective Service to be sent overseas to be killed at a higher rate than women do.
An epidemic of ...Read more
DEAR DR. ROACH: I am 76 years old and have had a bone density test every two years for the past 12 years at the recommendation of my physician. Every test has shown bone loss in my left hip, which is the result of a ...Read more
The record for the biggest single day of snowfall in the U.S. goes to Silver Lake, Colorado, elevation 10,220 feet. In 1921, the area saw 75.8 inches of the white stuff in 24 hours! Down here at sea level, Oklahoma set a ...Read more
DEAR ABBY: I am a 49-year-old woman whose mother tries to make me feel guilty for having a good relationship with my father. I have an excellent relationship with her, but lately it feels strained because she gets mad if ...Read more
From the writings of the Rev. Billy Graham
Q: No matter how technologically our world advances, no matter how advanced the ways of mankind become, there is still the plaguing question: Does man live again? How can we be ...Read more
It was a promise Matt Perrin wasn't able to keep.
"I'll never take away your independence," he'd told his mother, Rosemary, then 71, who lived alone on Cape Cod, Mass., in a much-loved cottage.
That was before Rosemary ...Read more
A former Kansas City Chiefs wide receiver was among 10 former NFL players indicted for allegedly defrauding one of the league's health care benefit programs, federal prosecutors said Thursday.
Tamarick Vanover, who played...Read more
Q: Every night as I drive home headed to the highway and sit at a stoplight, I always encounter people holding cardboard signs asking for money. I never know if I should give or not. As a practicing Catholic, I am well ...Read more
If you were glued to your screens for the 2018 baseball season, you saw MLB umpires prove they're:
1) Only human.
2) Out of their league (or should be).
3) And what are they, blind!?
Researchers from Boston University ...Read more
Dear Amy: I am a 26-year-old woman. Despite having a deeply traumatic childhood, I have a successful and fulfilling life.
I am estranged from my parents due to the severe abuse they inflicted during childhood. The abuse ...Read more
DEAR DR. ROACH: My sister is getting chemo for breast cancer, and her 4-year-old is due for his shots. She's worried that he won't be able to get them all because of her treatment. Our parents are unsure if they should go ...Read more
DEAR ABBY: I have shared a friendship for 40 years with a woman who is known for having a quick temper. Although I have been on the receiving end of her anger many times, we manage to maintain our relationship.
She lives ...Read more
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