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New Hayes Carll album is quiet study in acoustics

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Second City, Rep hook up

Subscriber onlyLegendary improvisational comedy troupe The Second City has turned its comedic focus on relationships, especially that aspect of modern life known as "hooking up." Continue reading...

Person of Interest 'drawdown' begins tonight

Subscriber onlyStand down, all you Person of Interest fans who keep emailing. Your series finally returns for Season 5 at 9 p.m. today on CBS. Continue reading...

ENTERTAINMENT NOTES

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Beyonce's new Lemonade is no syrupy sweet swallow

Subscriber onlyLeave it to Beyonce to surprise us even when we suspected she was coming. Continue reading...

Super Quiz: Mash-up Cities

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HELPFUL HINTS

DEAR HELOISE: The ice cream in the freezer section of our 20-year-old, sideby-side refrigerator/freezer was getting soft. I moved the temperature controls for the refrigerator and the freezer to their lowest setting and back up to their regular setting, then closed both doors. Within a day or two of normal use of the refrigerator and freezer, the ice cream was as firm as it was supposed to be and continues to be so. Continue reading...

Dear, I don't have your back

Subscriber onlyDEAR CAROLYN: I love that you are big on each spouse "having the other's back" -- as they are on the same "team." However, when is it OK not to have your partner's back? Continue reading...

Horoscopes by Holiday

Subscriber onlyHappy birthday. There's a kind of rage in you this year -- a fire that burns in your belly and won't let you quit even when it seems quitting is the sensible thing to do. You'll reach a goal by the end of July. Continue reading...

On Christianity

DEAR REV. GRAHAM: Is it wrong to be proud of your accomplishments? I've been very successful in my business and I admit I'm proud of what I've been able to accomplish, but I've also heard that it's wrong to be proud. Is this true? Continue reading...

Rare Hemingway items shown

Subscriber onlyBOSTON — Ernest Hemingway penned 47 possible endings to A Farewell to Arms, eight of which are on display at a new exhibition on the famed American writer at the John F. Kennedy presidential library — along with the one that actually concluded the classic World War I novel. Continue reading...

Hong Kong’s Tiananmen Museum faces closure threat

Subscriber onlyHONG KONG — The world’s only museum chronicling the Chinese government’s brutal 1989 crackdown on student protesters in Beijing’s Tiananmen Square say it faces closure because of a legal dispute, its Hong Kong operators said. Continue reading...

History Channel series features Arkansas blacksmith Daniel Casey

Subscriber onlyAt 28, blacksmith Daniel Casey of Romance is red-hot right now, thanks to his new History Channel series Iron & Fire. Continue reading...

Restless Reader

Subscriber onlyYounger Next Year: The Exercise Program, Chris Crowley and Henry S. Lodge (Workman Publishing paperback), 167 pages, $10.95 Continue reading...

Paper tape can help, blister scientists say

Subscriber onlyHobbling bravely onward after a foot develops a blister is one way to experience pain out of all proportion to the size of the injury. Continue reading...