Dear Abby: Grieving widower wishes pals, spare time activities — however now not

DEAR ABBY: Your recommendation to the grieving widower “In Need of Someone” (June 22) used to be spot on. I met my husband when I used to be 14. We married at 18, and he died when he used to be 44. After his dying, I had no concept how one can be an individual as a result of I had at all times been a spouse. In the early years, I cried on a daily basis and used to be looking, like “In Need,” to fill that vacant spot in my existence. Then sooner or later, I began understanding what to do in regards to the different holes in my existence. I had now not been

Lightning clean Stars 2-Zero to seize Stanley Cup in six

EDMONTON, Alberta — The Tampa Bay Lightning are the champions of bubble hockey. Brayden Point scored his playoff-best 14th target and the Lightning beat the Dallas Stars 2-Zero on Monday night time to win the Stanley Cup and end off probably the most bizarre NHL postseason in historical past, staged just about solely in quarantine as a result of the pandemic. The clock hitting zeros in an empty area nevertheless activate a completely satisfied party for a staff that continued years of playoff heartbreak and two months in isolation. Goals from Point and Blake Coleman and a 22-save shutout through Andrei Vasilevskiy in Game 6 had been sufficient to continual the Lightning to their 2nd championship after profitable it

Mother allegedly stabbed 5-year-old daughter to dying in

An East Garfield Park lady allegedly stabbed her 5-year-old daughter to dying as her 8-year-old daughter witnessed the bloodshed and later attempted to forestall the homicide. The older woman pulled her mom’s hair in try to interfere in what Cook County Judge Mary Marubio described as a “brutal and vicious” assault. But she used to be too overdue and couldn’t save Serenity Arrington, prosecutors mentioned. The 8-year-old woman later instructed her maternal grandfather that “mommy killed her little sister,” Assistant State’s Attorney James Murphy mentioned. The sisters were within the room in their mom — Simone Austin — Saturday morning, when Austin requested her older daughter to depart, Murphy mentioned. The older daughter left however then stood out of doors the door,

Dear Abby: Husband tells me all about his problems, by no means

DEAR ABBY: My husband and I've been married for 30 years. He has all the time been self-centered. We have mentioned this over time, and it hasn’t modified his disposition. I purchased him an “It’s All About Me” espresso cup years in the past as a shaggy dog story, and he enjoys the use of it! We each have workplace jobs and daily problems and issues of our workers and associates. If we communicate at the telephone at lunch or over dinner, he describes his day by day problems in excruciating element, on the lookout for my comments/enter after which strikes on. There isn't a time I will replace him on my problems and get his enter to

Trump ex-campaign boss hospitalized amid risk to hurt self

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. — President Donald Trump’s former crusade supervisor Brad Parscale was once hospitalized Sunday after he threatened to hurt himself, consistent with Florida police and crusade officers. Police officials talked Parscale out of his Fort Lauderdale house after his spouse referred to as police to mention that he had a couple of firearms and was once threatening to harm himself. Police Sgt. DeAnna Greenlaw mentioned Parscale was once hospitalized underneath the state’s Baker Act, which permits someone deemed to be a risk to themselves or others to be detained for 72 hours for psychiatric analysis. “Brad Parscale is a member of our family and we love him,” mentioned Trump crusade communications director Tim Murtaugh. “We are ready to

Bears change QB Mitch Trubisky with Nick Foles

ATLANTA — After Mitch Trubisky’s third-quarter interception Sunday, Matt Nagy had sufficient. The Bears trainer switched to veteran Nick Foles after Trubisky threw an interception right into a zone protection, wanting the sticks, on 0.33 down. After Blidi Wreh-Wilson returned the ball 23 yards, the Falcons kicked a box function to head forward through 16 issues. That used to be sufficient for Nagy to change to Foles, for whom the Bears traded a fourth-round select this offseason. Trubisky used to be 13-for-22 for 128 yards, one landing and one interception. He has a passer score of 71.8. Trubisky used to be inconsistent in his first two video games of the season, main the Bears to a come-from-behind victory within the

Dear Abby: Fiance knew when he proposed that we want to

DEAR ABBY: I'm a 41-year-old girl who has been with my fiance for 8 years. Before we determined to grow to be a pair, I made transparent to him that if he had no purpose of shifting south as soon as my youngsters graduate, he must now not get right into a courting with me. When we were given in combination, I thought he understood and could be shifting with me. We have purchased automobiles in combination and a area. Earlier this 12 months, he took me on a cruise and proposed. Again I made it transparent about my plans to transport south and advised him to not give me a hoop if he didn’t plan on going.