Dear James: The wood frame windows in my vintage house are pretty deteriorated. I want to repair them, not replace them, to maintain its character. What repairs to them can I do myself? -- Don H.
Dear Don: People are ...Read more
Imagine a vacation where someone not only cleans your room twice a day, but picks up after the kids. Imagine they can order whatever they like to eat -- and as much as they like -- at no extra charge. Imagine guaranteed-to...Read more
GLASGOW, Scotland (UPI) -- A Scottish animal hospital shared X-ray images from the body of a 12-month-old puppy that survived swallowing an 8-inch kitchen knife.
The People's Dispensary for Sick Animals clinic in Glasgow ...Read more
Dear Family Coach: My 8-year-old son signed up for youth basketball. At first he really enjoyed it. But now, halfway through the season, he is dreading games and practice. He wants to drop the sport altogether and miss ...Read more
Dear Family Coach: My husband is a big kid. He is addicted to playing hockey games on the Xbox. Every night, he begs our son to play with him, but my son has no interest. Sometimes he even bribes him to play video games....Read more
WASHINGTON -- Here’s some potentially good news for anyone seeking a low down payment mortgage without high credit scores: The Federal Housing Administration is cutting its mortgage insurance premium charges, making its ...Read more
From affordable small SUVs to all manner of family sedan, sporty and luxury cars, the soon-to-conclude 2017 North American International Auto Show at Cobo Center in Detroit embodies the variety of vehicles on sale.
Question: I found a vaping pen hidden in my 13-year-old son's room and am at a loss as to how to deal with it. He is very susceptible to peer pressure and wants very badly to fit in with the "cool" kids. Any ...Read more
Mind of an Entrepreneur Today Part 1 [Kindle Edition]Wendy Muhammad
Nothing works until you do. Until you get up and do something for yourself, you will never be able to claim your place among the civilized people of the universe. This ebook is designed to help entrepreneurs and emerging leaders to discover their authenticity and to develop the mind of an ...
VADODARA, India (UPI) -- Animal rescuers in India said a python acted like a "mother" to four puppies that fell down a well and spent four days with the snake.
Neha Patel, an animal activist, said rescuers removed the ...Read more
WESTERLO, Belgium (UPI) -- A dog in Belgium earned himself a spot in the Guinness Book of World Records for having the world's longest tail.
Keon the Irish wolfhound's tail measures 30.2 inches long from the top of the ...Read more
It is difficult for parents to balance giving financial help to their adult children and allowing them independence, even if independence means hardship. I do not have all the answers. I struggle because I'm a mother and ...Read more
WASHINGTON -- Republicans are raising the prospect of making the biggest change to home loans since the New Deal.
Two of President-elect Donald Trump's Cabinet picks, along with Republican lawmakers, have been speaking ...Read more
Last week, we talked about the new plant varieties that medaled in the 2017 Green Thumb Awards, which is presented by the Direct Gardening Association (formerly called the Mailorder Gardening Association). This week, we ...Read more
WASHINGTON -- In communicating the message that credit matters, we have made some people scared about making certain moves that are actually in their best interest.
Many people are too far in debt, and that has to change....Read more
Q: I just returned from a week-long vacation and left my two cockatiels with a friend. She fed the birds well but did not clean the cage out as I do but I really could not fault her for. As soon as I got the birds home I ...Read more
TELLURIDE, Colo. (UPI) -- A house cat in Colorado bravely defended his home from a curious bobcat who was peeking through a window.
Erik Fallenius shared video of his cat Waffle as he attempted to scare off a bobcat that ...Read more
Dear Mary: I have always valued your comments about various products and can honestly say that I have never been disappointed in anything I bought after reading your recommendations. Have you done any research on the ...Read more
In the depths of winter, it can sometimes seem as if springtime will never come. Winds blow cold. Snow blankets fields of earth so hard that you can't imagine vegetables will ever grow again. The only truly soothing warmth...Read more
As the snow falls and the temperature plummets, access to a vehicle with drive going to all four wheels is a privilege that can't be overstated. While SUVs and crossovers are typically the vehicles associated with four-...Read more
SANTA ANA, Calif. -- It's been said that beauty is skin deep, but ugly is to the bone. The late and clearly not lamented communist-era East German Trabant was not only ugly but plug-ugly.
To say it looks like a clown car ...Read more
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