Froma Harrop

07/03/2015 - 2:37pm

    We ambitious strivers seeking guidance from fitness pros, decluttering experts and TED talks often find the day divided in two unequal parts. Three-quarters goes to overworking. The remaining quarter is for countering the ill effects of overworking. We do the latter not necessarily to nurture our souls but...

07/03/2015 - 1:44pm

 

    On a recent Saturday morning, I drove a good friend from her health club to an emergency room at a nearby hospital. Her symptoms -- not remembering what she had just done and repeating herself -- spoke of a potentially serious condition. The emergency...

06/25/2015 - 11:19am

     Younger Americans can hardly imagine a time when you had to visit a library to research the population of Phoenix in 1980. Google now does that in seconds.

    Entire books are downloaded to...

06/25/2015 - 10:56am

    There's been a significant rise in "heavy drinking" among Americans, according to a new study out of the University of Washington.

    But what do these researchers mean by "heavy...

06/19/2015 - 10:47am

    The federal government owns large chunks of the West. It owns 65 percent of Utah, 69 percent of Alaska and 83 percent of Nevada. Some Westerners see unfairness in that. They should not.

    Sen. Lisa...

06/19/2015 - 10:22am

    Friends keep orating that driverless cars are something in the far-ahead future. Apparently, they're not. That future is near.

    Exhibit A is Google's decision to get into the auto...

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