Robin Williams Leaves $50 Million to Children and Wife


In August, Robin Williams shocked the world when he committed suicide, and now there’s new information about his estate. The “Good Will Hunting” star was worth around $ 50 million at the time of his death, and his fortune will be divided among his three children Cody (22), Zelda (25) and Zachary (31). According to the legal documents, "When the beneficiary reaches the age of 21 years … [they would receive] one third (1/3) of the principal. [At 25 they’ll receive] one half (1/2) of the Read more [...]

U.S. in talks with Central American officials about immigrant children


In an attempt to stem a crush of Central American children illegally crossing the United States alone into south Texas, Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Johnson announced Thursday that he was in contact with ambassadors in Latin America to discuss how to more quickly return those children to…
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Looking at Irving Penn’s ‘Cuzco Children’


There are just three weeks left to soak up all the amazing photography in Decisive Moments: Photographs from the Collection of Cherye R. and James F. Pierce. It has been an honor and a thrill to have these work on view at the museum. We hope newbies have learned a little about photography, and that photography experts have enjoyed leisurely experiencing these works both incredibly famous and little known. One of the incredibly famous works in the show is Irving Penn’s Cuzco Children, pictured Read more [...]

What Divorcing Women Need To Know About College Financial Aid For Their Children


What Divorcing Women Need To Know About College Financial Aid For Their Children For most of us, paying college tuition is a significant undertaking. The National Center for Education Statistics reports that for the 2011–12 academic year, annual current dollar prices for undergraduate tuition, room and board were estimated to be $ 14,300 at public institutions, $ 37,800 at private nonprofit institutions and $ 23,300 at private for-profit institutions. Of course, at many of the most selective Read more [...]

Flower Children on the North Shore of Kauai


Makana Mountain, Honolulu. Image courtesy of John Wehrheim. You have to drive the north coast of Kauai—Hawaii’s Garden Island—past Kilaueu Falls, the condominium metropolis of Princeville and funky old Hanalei to find Taylor Camp. Once you get to Ha’ena State Park, where the Na Pali Cliffs guard the island’s impregnable west coast, park the car and thrash through the jungle to Limahuli Stream, which debouches from the mountains on a gorgeous beach. A band of young people came to the same Read more [...]