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DEAR ABBY: I'm writing regarding the letter from "She's Killing Them in Indiana" (July 8) and your response to the writer, whose friend is HIV-positive and doesn't tell her partners her diagnosis. I am a disease intervention specialist (DIS) in Indiana and work specifically with STDs like HIV....
Say what you will about Larry Lessig's presidential bid - and his campaign makes Don Quixote look like Machiavelli - the last candidate in the race has a point: He deserves to be on stage for the Democratic Party's first debate Tuesday evening. Before setting the eligibility criteria for the...
Hillary Clinton's decision to oppose the Trans-Pacific Partnership trade deal isn't surprising. But let's be clear: It's a serious mistake. Even on the tactical grounds that presumably dictated it, the decision is questionable. More important, on the merits - on whether it's good for America, as...
Michael Harney gave memorable performances over the past three decades in popular shows such as "NYPD Blue," "Deadwood," and "Weeds." He currently plays a prison counselor in the gritty Netflix comedy-drama "Orange is the New Black," which depicts lock-down life in a women's prison. Growing up...
Fans of the Star Wars series of movies may be interested in 18 stamps to be issued by Great Britain's Royal Mail on Oct. 20. Twelve stamps will depict characters from the films, and six will depict various spaceships and vehicles. Included in the character stamps are Harrison Ford as Han Solo...
DEAR ABBY: I am a college sophomore and have been dating my boyfriend, "Evan," for nearly a year. I am planning to take a semester abroad at the beginning of my junior year. Recently, Evan confessed that if I leave, our relationship would have to end. He asserts that being away from me for more...
Spy movies always have a certain plot line to follow which usually puts a secret agent in line to save the world. But the way a movie gets to the world being saved can make all the difference. 'Kingsman: The Secret Service' hits on point throughout the entire movie and will keep your interest the...
This space has chronicled my eager anticipation of the fall upland bird hunting season and last weekend Dinah, my French Brittany, and I traveled north to upstate New York for our fist hunting trip. The drive was uneventful and Saturday morning was very windy and mild after temperatures overnight...
Editor, Daily News Central Service professionals are being celebrated for their important role and commitment to patient safety during the annual International Central Service Week, Oct. 11-17, 2015. The International Association of Healthcare Central Service Materiel Management (IAHCSMM) has...
Dear Ask Twin City Paws Community,  This week, we have been hearing from friends taking animals to the veterinarians. There are a variety of reasons to have a relationship with a vet, versus using a "one-stop-clinic," including continuity of care. That said, when you are spaying or neutering...

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