Eleanor Parker, a three-time Oscar nominee who portrayed the baroness who lost her man to Maria in the 1965 film “The Sound of Music,” has died at the age of 91.RELATED CONTENT
American country singer Garth Brooks, the top-selling recording artist of the last 20 years, on Monday said he would return to touring after more than a decade off the road.RELATED CONTENT
In an advance that promises to improve the lives of the more than 250,000 people in the United States who are paralyzed from the neck down, researchers announced on Wednesday that they have developed a wireless device that operates specially rigged chairs by means of a tiny titanium barbell pierced through the tongue.RELATED CONTENT
The turning point for Kevin Praska came three years ago, when he lost his breath tying his shoes. “I knew then, something’s gotta change,” he said.RELATED CONTENT
Children who survive cancer treatment face increased heart health risk and should take measures soon after lifesaving therapy to reduce the risk of serious problems later in life, according to research presented at a major medical meeting.
Can you provide an update to the cholesterol treatment controversy that you discussed in your last Health Matters column in the Herald (“A look at new cholesterol guidelines,” Nov. 25)?RELATED CONTENT
Ornaments on the Christmas tree, popcorn and cranberry strings and, of course, sweet, sugary treats. Sounds like a festive holiday celebration — for people. But for pets?RELATED CONTENT
The writing in this story comes across as experimental. It is difficult to distinguish when Death is telling Liesel’s story, when he is relating direct quotes from characters and when he is sharing his own experiences.RELATED CONTENT
North Dakota author Marc de Celle has recently released “Close Encounters of the Fargo Kind” as a follow up to his first book “How Fargo of You.”
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A product review of Olay Foaming Face Wash for Combination/Oily Skin.RELATED CONTENT
Architectural photographer Karen Melvin takes readers through some of St. Paul’s most stately homes in “Great Houses of Summit Avenue and the Hill District.”
I was recently pleased to discover coconut oil, among its many uses, makes a great natural hair mask. Since I color my hair in addition to blow-drying it and curling it often, it has a tendency to become dry and dull. Hair masks are a great fix but can get expensive.RELATED CONTENT
Home can be a welcome respite from the hustle and bustle of the holiday shopping season. Inspire a peaceful atmosphere by simmering nostalgic aromas in a pot on your stove or in a slow-cooker. The concoction also acts as a natural humidifier by adding moisture to the air.
They’re often quickly discarded into a bathroom wastebasket, but used-up toilet paper rolls (and paper towel and wrapping paper tubes) can be upcycled into super cute crafts.RELATED CONTENT