Dear Abby: My 34-yearold daughter, “Martha,” is a single mom. Martha needs me to give her 0 a month, plus cover emergencies (new tires, hospital bills for baby, etc.) in order to get by.
She has said repeatedly that she wants to have another baby before she’s 35.
KANDAHAR, Afghanistan -- Besieged Afghan officials in the southern province of Oruzgan said Sunday that scores of regular Afghan soldiers have surrendered in the past week to the Taliban, a trend also occurring recently in other provinces.
IRBIL, Iraq -- Thousands of fighters flocked to join Iraq's state-sanctioned, Iran-backed Shiite militias on Sunday, advancing to cut off Islamic State extremists holed up near Mosul in northern Iraq while bombers killed at least 17 people in Shiite neighborhoods of Baghdad.
ISTANBUL -- Turkey shut down 15 news outlets, dismissed more than 10,000 civil servants and tightened its anti-terrorism laws over the weekend in an expansion of its crackdown after the July 15 coup attempt.
It refers to and treats it as an exclusively Muslim site, a deliberate attempt to eradicate its connection--let alone its centrality--to the Jewish people and Jewish history.
CHICAGO -- If Cleveland had beaten the Chicago Cubs on Sunday night here to win the World Series, it would have meant that the Indians had won more World Series games at Wrigley Field over this weekend (3) than the Cubs had won in the entire 101-year history of the park (2).
REYKJAVIK, Iceland -- Iceland's prime minister announced Sunday that he would resign after the insurgent, anti-establishment Pirate Party capitalized on a wave of anger over corruption to come in third in the country's general election.
NEW YORK — Jordan Reeves, who works for a nonprofit, and his domestic partner, a puppeteer, say there’s not a lot of spare income floating around their Brooklyn apartment. -- A jury being chosen this week in Charleston will have to decide whether a white former police officer is guilty of murder in the shooting of an unarmed black motorist that shocked the nation after a bystander released cellphone video of the confrontation.Attorneys for a pro-medical marijuana group argued in court filings Monday that the Arkansas Supreme Court's decision last week to end a vote on Issue 7 stripped non-wealthy Arkansans of their right to propose laws through the initiative process. — Donald Trump is campaigning in traditionally Democratic states after the recent discovery of more emails that may be relevant to the FBI's investigation of Hillary Clinton's private system. — Prosecutors say a Pennsylvania man accused of fathering two children with a 14-year-old girl gifted to him by her parents also sexually assaulted five other girls in that family, calling them his wives. — A large, weeklong manhunt for a suspect in a string of violent crimes, including the killing of two relatives, the shooting of three law enforcement officers and multiple carjackings, has ended in a police chase and shootout that left the man dead in western Oklahoma.WASHINGTON -- Donald Trump's campaign Sunday seized on an FBI investigation that's brought renewed attention to Hillary Clinton's use of a private email server while at the State Department, attempting to feed voters' doubts about the Democratic nominee's trustworthiness.Ideas on how to improve Arkansas' rural school districts have become the key component in two campaigns for state House District 60, one of northeast Arkansas' few remaining Democratic seats."To distract from Donald Trump, House Republicans may try to sell voters a bill of goods with a last-minute closing argument--that they will be a check on a President Hillary Clinton.It was among the lowest total of any of the 351 Division I teams, but it was an improvement from the two games the Bears won the year before.