Manson High School's FFA team poses for a group photo during the Chelan County Fair held Sept. 8-11. First row: Kevin Amsden, adviser. Second row, left to right: Alyssa LaMar, Cody Amsden, Sadie Batchelor, Abby Reed, Kayla Gosvener. Third row, left to right: Payton Stevens, Cody Krumm, Ben Charlton, Ethan Schoenwald. (Provided photo)
Dear Abby: I’m a 25-year-old lesbian from a suburban area outside the Twin Cities. It’s not easy finding other gay women in this area, unless I visit Minneapolis, which I don’t enjoy. I always seem to fall for straight girls or girls who have always been straight but are bi-curious, which never ends well for me.
BALTIMORE — As the dogs touch down on a plane from Kuwait, each arrives with a story: Hope was the last survivor pulled from a pile of dead puppies; Stella was stabbed eight times; Mandy is recovering from pancreatitis.
LONDON — Globally, people’s health is improving and life expectancy is rising, but progress is far from universal with chronic diseases bringing long-term illness and causing seven out of 10 deaths, according to research published on Thursday.