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In this Thursday, Dec. 1, 2016, file photo, Dr. Nachum Katlowitz, director of urology at Staten Island University Hospital, stands in a hallway of the hospital in New York. Katlowitz says 90 percent of his patients complain Viagra and Cialis are too expensive. He now prescribes an alternative costing about $1 per pill. (Mark Lennihan / AP)

MONDAY, JAN. 23, 2017

How to improve your sex life without breaking the bank

new TRENTON, N.J. – For many older couples, fun in the bedroom requires help from prescription drugs, but prices of popular brand-name sexual dysfunction drugs have tripled since 2010 and insurance coverage is spotty. Doctors who specialize in treating impotence and women’s sexual problems say some patients say they’re forgoing sex because medicines are unaffordable.

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SUNDAY, JAN. 22, 2017, 6:12 P.M.

Whitehead, Desmond receive medals from library association

Colson Whitehead’s “The Underground Railroad” has won the Andrew Carnegie Medal for Excellence in Fiction, a $5,000 prize presented by the American Library Association. On Sunday, the library association also told the Associated Press that the nonfiction medal was given to Matthew Desmond for “Evicted: Poverty and Profit in the American City.”

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Ashleigh Murray as Josie McCoy, lead singer of Josie and the Pussycats, whose mother Sienna (Robin Givens) is the mayor of Riverdale. (The CW)

SUNDAY, JAN. 22, 2017

Around the remote: ‘Riverdale’ arrives with danger, dark secrets

This one could either be really fun – or a complete disaster. Archie, Betty, Veronica, Jughead and the whole comic book gang show up in this subversive live-action drama. But you may not recognize them. It’s a radically different take on the wholesome town, which turns out to be rife with danger and dark secrets. One of those secrets involves our beloved redhead (KJ Apa) having an affair with his teacher, Miss Grundy. Yikes.

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SUNDAY, JAN. 22, 2017

The Slice: Slush and the soul of a city

Do they or don’t they? Talk to enough people and you’re apt to get the certain impression that some Spokane area motorists intentionally slush-splash people standing beside the street. “I know he did it on purpose” is something you occasionally ...

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