The NYPD is trying to determine the source of a smattering of anti-gay flyers that appeared on car windshields and apartment doors throughout Jackson Heights during the last weekend in August, quoting a particularly offensive translation of Romans 1:18-32 which states that “Men committing shameless acts with men… deserve to die.” [ more › ]
A Southern California cucumber supplier is the suspected source of a multi-state salmonella outbreak that killed two people and sickened hundreds. [ more › ]
The UN General Assembly on Thursday overwhelmingly approved a Palestinian resolution that will allow Palestine to fly its flag at UN headquarters, a move that infuriated Israel but which the Palestinians described as a step toward UN membership.
I wasn’t going to join my husband and son for a visit to Universal Studios Hollywood yesterday. Having taken my son to his end-of-season basketball celebration Saturday morning, I thought I’d let the boys do Universal Studios while I work on my next novel and relax.
The notion of a peaceful and comfortable afternoon soon occupied my mind to such extent, it was all I could think about. The idea of visiting a popular attraction park in the middle of summer sounded extremely uncomfortable.
It was also an opportunity to spend the afternoon with the two most important people in my life: getting on rides and acting silly, having lunch and dinner, getting splashed in the water-fun zone, laughing, and having a great time. Together.
Soon, another thought occupied my mind to a greater extent: best things in life – especially family – take a lot of work.
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