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Jul. 04, 2015 @ 07:02 PM

Put death penalty on trial

Having issued landmark rulings on gay marriage and the Affordable Care Act the week before, the Supreme Court on Monday tackled another complex legal and social question: the death penalty.

The Chapel Hill Herald: Letters View All »

Mar. 14, 2015 @ 03:49 PM

People's Pharmacy: Hole in wall traced to blood-pressure pills

Q. My husband has been taking lisinopril for years now to control hypertension. We never associated his persistent nonstop coughing with this drug until today.

Columnist: Susan Gladin View All »

Jun. 27, 2015 @ 04:57 PM

Seeking a special place between movement, no movement

I knew a driver who maneuvered her vehicle with both feet – one on the gas pedal and the other on the brake.  She screeched up to stop signs, braking hard, and took off again with significant propulsion.  I think there was some overlap in the use of those pedals, which is never good for the vehicle.

Columnist: Stanley Peele View All »

Jul. 04, 2015 @ 09:21 PM

Pope Francis, a light in the darkness

It is both interesting and refreshing to read about the actions and statements of Pope Francis.

Columnist: Vicki Wentz View All »

Jul. 04, 2015 @ 03:48 PM

Vicki Wentz: It’s all about (anti-)social media, my ‘friend’

I needed a week to recuperate from my last column, people, but I will now attempt to tackle a few more aspects of so-called social media today. I say “so-called” because in my opinion (which, let’s be honest, is the only one that counts ... in this column) social media is about as ANTI-social as anything could possibly be!

Columnist: Susie Wilde View All »

Jul. 04, 2015 @ 03:30 PM

Susie Wilde: ‘Not My Father’s Son’

Alan Cumming, author and reader of his memoir “Not My Father’s Son” (Harper Audio, Blackstone Audio, 6.5 hours), recently won two 2015 Audie awards — one for Best Narration by the Author and the second for Best Memoir. Both were well-deserved.