Review: 'The Last Shift' takes aim at white privilege in the working ...
Many artists and journalists have tried to crack the code of the white working class in recent years. "The Last Shift," a wan comedy-drama written and directed by Andrew Cohn that debuted at Sundance in January, is the latest offering to swing and...Read More
COVID took a harsh toll on South Florida houses of worship. A priest and...
MIAMI - Like many things since the coronavirus pandemic took hold, South Florida houses of worship have had to make dramatic changes. In the Miami Archdiocese, parishioners don't hold hands as they recite the Lord's Prayer, pews are emptier and ...Read More
Countdown to college: Stray from the cliché
What do colleges want to know about you? That's a good place to start when you're brainstorming your college essay.
You know colleges don't want you to tell your life story in 500 words. But you keep pestering yourself, wondering: "What ...Read More
Elizabeth Wellington: Our indulgences have become more about self-care ...
The evening before I sat to write this essay on indulgence, I indulged.
My sister and I shared a bottle - OK, maybe two - of bourbon-infused red wine. She served the full-bodied red blend, brimming with vanilla, caramel and blackberry notes, ...Read More
She's lost eight people close to her to COVID-19, and she never really ...
DURHAM, N.C. - For Vannessa Mason Evans, the COVID-19 pandemic first struck in March when it killed her cousin in New York.
At 59, Evans could recall the big-city vacations from her youth - a country girl from Durham riding the subway through ...Read More
A thought for the day
A thought for the day: Show me someone who never gossips, and I'll show you someone who isn't interested in people. -- American journalist Barbara Walters
Science & Technology
Hurricane center down to 2 post-tropical storms Beta and Teddy, both ...
ORLANDO, Fla. - After two weeks of following multiple storm systems, the National Hurricane Center is tracking just two post-tropical storms; Teddy and Beta, both of which are degenerating but remain flood threats.
First, what was once Hurricane ...Read More