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  • READER SUBMITTED: Mandell JCC Sharks Swim Team Enjoys Successful Winter 2013-2014 Swim Season

    At the closing of the 2013-2014 winter swim season, the Mandell JCC Sharks Swim Team has much to be proud of, enjoying a multitude of successes. The team went undefeated in the dual meet season placing second at both Central Connecticut Winter Swim...
  • TV ratings: ACM Awards fall from 2013, but still lead Sunday

    TV ratings: ACM Awards fall from 2013, but still lead Sunday
    The 49th Academy of Country Music Awards cruised to a ratings victory Sunday night, though the telecast was down from last year, according to early numbers from Nielsen. The ACM Awards on CBS averaged 14.1 million viewers overall, compared with last...
  • Commentary: A middle-class safety net

    Commentary: A middle-class safety net
    Spending on the major safety-net programs, including food stamps, nearly quadrupled between 1970 and 2010, but there have been winners and losers during that growth. Liberals are shocked (shocked!) that Rep. Paul Ryan, R-Wis., and his co-partisans would...
  • 'NCIS,' 'The Voice,' 'SHIELD': Which won?

    'NCIS,' 'The Voice,' 'SHIELD': Which won?
    UPDATED: The Tuesday night ratings revealed several winners. Mark Harmon and "NCIS" had the most viewers locally and nationally. Adam Levine and "The Voice" had the most young adults nationally. But "Marvel's Agents of SHIELD" was the favorite of...
  • TV ratings: 'Voice'-powered NBC edges CBS; 'S.H.I.E.L.D.' down

    TV ratings: 'Voice'-powered NBC edges CBS; 'S.H.I.E.L.D.' down
    A "Voice"-driven NBC had a slight edge over drama-powered CBS among key 18-to-49-year-old viewers Tuesday night, according to early numbers from Nielsen.   "The Voice" was the highest-rated show of the night in the advertiser-desired demographic,...
  • Number of stay-at-home mothers on the rise, study says

    Number of stay-at-home mothers on the rise, study says
    The percentage of mothers who stay home with their children is rising due to shifting demographics and a troubled job market. The portion of stay-at-home mothers with children under age 18 rose to 29% in 2012 from 23% in 1999, according to a new Pew...
  • Harford students help create winning flavor at Ice Cream University

    A new ice cream flavor – Campfire Delight – will be available locally next month. The flavor was created by a team of students, most of them from Harford County, participating in this year's Ice Cream University, hosted by TIC Gums at the...
  • Philippine high court upholds law on birth control rights

    The Philippine Supreme Court on Tuesday upheld a law guaranteeing access to birth control and sex education in a country that has high maternal mortality and ranks 53rd worldwide in total fertility rate.  Implementation of the Responsible Parenthood and...
  • For many teens, formal sex education comes too late, CDC report says

    For many teens, formal sex education comes too late, CDC report says
    Health experts have some simple advice for reducing the teen birthrate in the U.S. — make sure teens learn about abstinence and birth control before they start having sex. It sounds obvious, but it’s obviously needed, according to a report...
  • Getting a read on the city with Edward W. Soja's 'My Los Angeles'

    When people say that Los Angeles is hard to read, as they often do, they're usually not talking about books. They're talking about the city itself or rather the megalopolis, made up of dozens of cities. It is this sprawling, tangled, confusing,...
  • South Florida population grows to 5.8 million

    South Florida population grows to 5.8 million
    A steady flow of overseas migration helped push South Florida's population up 4.4 percent between 2010 and 2013, the Census Bureau reported Thursday. The region had an estimated 5.8 million residents in 2013, allowing it to remain the nation's eighth-...