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Marvin Ramos, now 18, was overwhelmed when his daughter, Hailey, was born. B...
This story is part of All Things Considered's "Men in America" series. Marvin Ramos found out he was going to be a father when his girlfriend, Stephanie, called him during a basketball game. He says...
Our readers wrote in on how they tried to take a vacation from their smartph...
Summer is a great time to take a break from some of the stressors in our lives. For many of us, that stress is brought on by too much screen time and the pressure to stay connected.A few weeks ago,...
Bottles of mahia in the Nahmias et Fils distillery....
Before the crowds descend on the Whisky Jewbilee, a kosher alcohol tasting event in Manhattan, David and Dorit Nahmias stand behind their vendor table, getting psyched up."This is like the big game...
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Edan Lepucki's debut, California, sold thousands of copies even before the official publication date when talk-show host Stephen Colbert urged readers to pre-order it from a national independent...