Fireworks fill the sky as Mickey Mouse and other Disney characters fill the stage during the finale at Disneyland's 50th anniversary celebration ceremony at the Disneyland theme park, as "The Happiest Homecoming on Earth" begins in Anaheim, California in this May 5, 2005 file photo. REUTERS/Fred Prouser/Files

Disneyland measles outbreak spreads

LOS ANGELES - The leading U.S. pediatrician group on Friday urged parents, schools and communities to vaccinate children against measles in the face of an outbreak that began at Disneyland in California in December and has spread to more than 80 people in seven states and Mexico.


Wronged husband wants to tell the other wife

DEAR AMY: My wife and I are separating after 13 years of marriage. A few months ago she said she was unhappy. Then I learned she had formed an "emotional and spiritual connection" with a married man from church, someone I know and whose children play with our children after church every Sunday.


Abuser, abused might meet at family wedding

DEAR AMY: Five years ago a male cousin sexually abused a younger male cousin. This was a horrible time for our family. Eventually the perpetrator admitted his guilt and was incarcerated until he turned 21. The two families have attended several mutual family events over the past few years. Things have been cordial, but cool.


Crowdfunding requests create conflicts for readers

DEAR AMY: Today I received an e-mail from my 28-year-old nephew, a young man I like very much. "Thomas" recently married his longtime boyfriend. I attended the wedding, gave a generous gift and received a lovely thank-you note.