Clinics ask high court to block Texas 6-week abortion ban

WASHINGTON (AP) — Abortion providers in Texas are asking the Supreme Court to prevent enforcement of a state law that would allow private citizens to sue anyone for helping a woman get an abortion after about six weeks of pregnancy. The request to the court comes after a panel of appellate judges refused to block… Continue reading Clinics ask high court to block Texas 6-week abortion ban

Ask Amy: Daughter-in-law is a “second chance” skeptic – The Denver Post

Dear Amy: For years, my mother-in-law “Theresa” and I have not gotten along. I grew up with my husband (her son) and we have been happily together for eight years. About two years ago, right before our wedding, Theresa started to call me all sorts of horrible things, called my husband even worse things, disowned… Continue reading Ask Amy: Daughter-in-law is a “second chance” skeptic – The Denver Post

Ask us: On investments

Basic exemption limit for super senior citizens is ₹5,00,000. In other words, ₹5,00,000 of your taxable income is taxed at 0%. Q. I am a senior citizen having pension and interest income. Recently, I redeemed some mutual funds possessed by me from 2017 onwards. Since I possessed them for more than 3 years, I presume… Continue reading Ask us: On investments

Ask Amy: Yard-yacht sails into the neighborhood – The Denver Post

Dear Amy: My husband I bought a house a year ago. We had, at the time, a 24-foot boat, which we kept in a gravel spot next to the driveway. (The spot was designed for this kind of thing.) By the way, if you don’t know boats, this thing was big and looked even bigger… Continue reading Ask Amy: Yard-yacht sails into the neighborhood – The Denver Post

Ask Amy: Couple copes with texts and subtexts – The Denver Post

Dear Amy: I recently went on a two-week vacation with my husband “Rob,” and “Patsy,” the wife of another couple we have traveled with in the past. The husband did not want to go on this particular trip, so it was just the three of us. From the first day, my husband was fawning all… Continue reading Ask Amy: Couple copes with texts and subtexts – The Denver Post

Ask Amy: Ex-boyfriend seeks repentance – The Denver Post

Dear Amy: A couple of months ago, my girlfriend broke up with me. She was right to do this. I was unemployed at the time and took out my frustration on her, sometimes in psychologically cruel ways. I have no excuses for that and have since come to feel profoundly remorseful for my behavior. I… Continue reading Ask Amy: Ex-boyfriend seeks repentance – The Denver Post

Airline groups ask DOJ to help crackdown on violent passengers

Airline industry seeks cut of Biden’s massive infrastructure package Ironsides Microeconomics managing director Barry Knapp reacts on ‘Making Money with Charles Payne’ Airline groups are asking the Department of Justice to help crack down on violent passengers amid a spike in disputes on airplanes. Ten different airline organizations led by the Airlines for America (A4A),… Continue reading Airline groups ask DOJ to help crackdown on violent passengers

Ask Amy: Grandparents’ proximity might breed contempt – The Denver Post

Dear Amy: My 46-year-old daughter, “Janet” has had a difficult life. One of her children was born with a severe illness. It was traumatic for all of us to care for this child during the years that she clung to life. Janet suffered most of all, forced to leave behind a very promising career as… Continue reading Ask Amy: Grandparents’ proximity might breed contempt – The Denver Post

GOP Senators ask Biden ATF nominee if he ever lost possession of his service weapon; he denies it

Fox News Flash top headlines for June 8 Fox News Flash top headlines are here. Check out what’s clicking on Foxnews.com. EXCLUSIVE: In written testimony this week, President Biden’s top pick to lead the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms, and Explosives (ATF), David Chipman, told the Senate Judiciary Committee he had never lost possession of… Continue reading GOP Senators ask Biden ATF nominee if he ever lost possession of his service weapon; he denies it

Ask Amy: Overwhelmed man wants to withdraw – The Denver Post

Dear Amy: I’m struggling. We started a business and had a baby during the pandemic. My wife and I have become reclusive (especially me). The isolation has caused me to lose my social graces. Basically, I just feel annoyed by everyone. I don’t want to get together with people. My increased presence on social media… Continue reading Ask Amy: Overwhelmed man wants to withdraw – The Denver Post

Ask Amy: Retired teachers take on a grandchild – The Denver Post

Dear Amy: My wife and I are retired teachers. We’re childless. When 9-year-old “Jacob” asked me at church, “Can I call you Grandpa?” he filled a spot in our lives that had been empty. That was nine years ago, and now Jacob is planning his university study. Jacob’s parents immigrated with him from a formerly… Continue reading Ask Amy: Retired teachers take on a grandchild – The Denver Post

Ask Amy: Grandpa wants to bribe girls not to get ink – The Denver Post

Dear Amy: I am grandfather to three precious girls, via my two wonderful kids. The granddaughters are ages 18, 15 and 11 — and they are all intelligent, hardworking, charismatic, and lovely. Ours is a close family, even though we are bi-coastal. Recently my daughter informed me that the oldest granddaughter is talking about getting… Continue reading Ask Amy: Grandpa wants to bribe girls not to get ink – The Denver Post

GOP lawmakers ask Pelosi to reschedule Biden's first speech to Congress

Fox News Flash top headlines for April 19 Fox News Flash top headlines are here. Check out what’s clicking on Foxnews.com. A group of GOP lawmakers called Monday for House Speaker Nancy Pelosi to reschedule President Biden’s first speech to Congress later this month to a date when the House is in session. In a… Continue reading GOP lawmakers ask Pelosi to reschedule Biden's first speech to Congress

Ask Amy: Classmate’s bullying is unacceptable – The Denver Post

Dear Readers: Every year during this time I step away from my column to work on other creative projects. I hope you enjoy these (edited) “Best Of” Q&As from 10 years ago. Today’s topic is: Adolescence. I also invite readers to subscribe to my weekly “Asking Amy” newsletter, at Amydickinson.substack.com, where I post a favorite… Continue reading Ask Amy: Classmate’s bullying is unacceptable – The Denver Post

Ask Yourself 3 Questions Before Trading Bitcoin

To say that Bitcoin steals the spotlight of stocks and most other assets would be an understatement. The biggest cryptocurrency by market cap reached its all-time high price of $58,012 and valued at $1 trillion in February. Although its price tumbled to $43,000, following the footsteps of the stock market, Bitcoin has gained over 1200%… Continue reading Ask Yourself 3 Questions Before Trading Bitcoin

Ask Amy: Big favor leads to big friendship fallout – The Denver Post

Dear Amy: This summer I had a falling out with my oldest friend. She did me a large favor and eventually felt overextended. I had done her many favors in the past. I thanked her for her help, both in writing and through my actions, but I dropped the ball on returning her things on… Continue reading Ask Amy: Big favor leads to big friendship fallout – The Denver Post

Ask Amy: “Stella’s” groove brings out the family creep – The Denver Post

Dear Amy: I’m asking for advice for my younger sister, “Stella.” Like a lot of people right now, Stella is using [a social media account delivering “X-rated entertainment”] to make extra income. Our older cousin “Candace” is married to “Ted.” They have three kids. Ted is about 17 years older than Stella. Stella found out… Continue reading Ask Amy: “Stella’s” groove brings out the family creep – The Denver Post

Ask Amy: “Girlfriend” might angle for partner status – The Denver Post

Dear Amy: I have been in a relationship for 13 years. I am over 50 and I am really getting sick and tired of being disregarded when I am referred to as the “girlfriend.” I feel that being the girlfriend implies a temporary thing, and I feel other women disregard me when they hear the… Continue reading Ask Amy: “Girlfriend” might angle for partner status – The Denver Post

New Yorkers ask: Is today the day someone attacks me on subway?

Anyone who rides the subway these days has these dreadful thoughts: Will today be the day I’m attacked? Will this be the day I’m shoved off the platform into an oncoming train? And: Where the hell is our mayor? At 8.30 am on Thursday, a 40-year-old woman was shoved on to the tracks at the… Continue reading New Yorkers ask: Is today the day someone attacks me on subway?

Ask Amy: My husband and I have been married for 29 years, but we no longer have sex – The Denver Post

Dear Amy: My husband and I have been married for 29 years. We’re both in our early 60s. Our relationship is caring and loving, but we no longer have sex. It’s been nearly a year since the last time, and nearly another year since the time before that. When we were younger, our sex life… Continue reading Ask Amy: My husband and I have been married for 29 years, but we no longer have sex – The Denver Post

Progressive lawmakers ask Biden not to pick defense secretary with contractor background

What will be the impact of Biden’s economic agenda? Fox News contributor Brian Brenberg provides analysis about how a Biden tax hike could affect the ongoing exodus of Americans from high-tax states. Progressive lawmakers are urging President-elect Joe Biden not to pick a defense secretary with a contractor background, saying that national security “should not… Continue reading Progressive lawmakers ask Biden not to pick defense secretary with contractor background

Ask Amy: Does it work to tell someone how you feel? – The Denver Post

Dear Amy: I want to thank you for all your good (and sometimes quite entertaining) advice. Here is the only thing I wonder about: How often does it really work to just TELL people something? You frequently say, “You should say to your friend, ‘thus and so’…” While the advice might be good, and it’s… Continue reading Ask Amy: Does it work to tell someone how you feel? – The Denver Post

Ask Amy: Train gift may derail friendship – The Denver Post

Dear Amy: About eight years ago, I gave my 4-year-old godson a train set for Christmas. He enjoyed it and we played with it together for several years. He eventually outgrew it. Now, he is 12. He recently discovered the train set in the closet. He wanted to sell it to get money to buy… Continue reading Ask Amy: Train gift may derail friendship – The Denver Post