On the Upper East Side of Manhattan, it was chandeliers, a Tiffany bracelet and a vintage velvet chair with silver-colored rams’ heads. In Jackson Heights in Queens, it was a Korean wedding chest, and in Park Slope in Brooklyn, a giant stiletto chair with a purple zebra pattern. All of […]

They were born and raised during the Golden Age of the U.S. economy, which lasted from 1948 through 1973, when a high school diploma could be a ticket to a well-paying job, a vacation home and a college degree for the kids. It was the postwar American dream, and millions […]

A dip in a swimming pool on a sunny day or a gentle bike ride are simple pleasures that most of us take for granted. But what happens if you go your whole life without learning these skills – and then decide to take one up?  This was the case […]

Priyanka Chopra is 10 years older than Nick Jonas. Arthur Mola/Invision/AP Images Many celebrities have found happiness with a partner who’s significantly older or younger than them. Priyanka Chopra has spoken about criticism of her and husband Nick Jonas’ 10-year age gap. Sarah Paulson said she appreciates her relationship with […]

AleksandarNakic / Getty Images If you’re struggling to either save for retirement or spend less during those years, you aren’t alone. A GOBankingRates survey found 46% of Americans have $0 in retirement savings and 64% have less than $10,000 saved. This problem will likely become even worse due to the […]

^ I Support Local Community Journalism Support the independent voice of Denver and help keep the future of Westword free. At the end of 2020 and the beginning of 2021, you might consider your life on this planet as an “eternity” of eighty years, give or take. You may choose […]

article Pat Quinn attends the 2017 Kelly Cares Foundation Irish Eyes Gala at The Pierre Hotel on April 24, 2017 in New York City. YONKERS, New York – A co-founder of the social media ALS ice bucket challenge, which has raised more than $200 million worldwide for Lou Gehrig’s disease […]

In this Sept. 26, 2020, file photo, President Donald Trump speaks during a campaign rally at Harrisburg International Airport in Middletown, Pa. President Trump and first lady Melania Trump have tested positive for the coronavirus, the president tweeted early Friday. Steve Ruark AP President Donald Trump has several strikes against […]

Fiona Bruce – Julian Andrews Fifty-six may sound like an innocuous, nothing kind of number, but when you are a midlife woman, it can be a more momentous one. In light of 56-year old Jane Garvey’s decision to quit Radio 4’s Woman’s Hour, and fellow BBC broadcaster, Fiona Bruce admitting […]

Many factors go into the decision to stay at a hotel or home rental. (Photo: Cavan Images via Getty Images) Five months into the COVID-19 pandemic, people are very much testing the waters when it comes to travel. While RV rentals and short-distance road trips are on the rise, many […]

Click here to read the full article. Every summer, some 130,000 attendees gather in San Diego for Comic-Con to celebrate entertainment, fandom and geek culture. Amy Vaughn had hoped to be one of them. Vaughn, an engineer, has wanted to attend the event ever since she started cosplaying two years […]

“For most of my adult life I’ve wanted to try and convey this experience which I’ve never really seen presented the way I experienced it,” says director Alex Winter of Showbiz Kids, his new documentary chronicling the grey areas of childhood stardom. Debuting on Sky Atlantic earlier this week, Winter […]

Getty/iStock As holidays and business travel abroad resume, many people are concerned about the risks posed by coronavirus – and the problems they may face getting adequate insurance. These are the key questions and answers. I booked my August holiday to Greece last January and took out insurance at the […]