Husband's Unwarranted Suspicions Perturb Spouse

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Associated Press

Today is Tuesday, Jan. 15, the 15th day of 2013. There are 350 days left in the year.

Highlights in history

In 1559: England's Queen Elizabeth I was crowned in Westminster Abbey.

In 1777: The people of New Connecticut declared their independence. (The republic later became the state of Vermont.)

In 1862: The U.S. Senate confirmed President Abraham Lincoln's choice of Edwin M. Stanton to be Secretary of War, replacing Simon Cameron.

In 1929: Civil rights leader Martin Luther King Jr. was born in Atlanta.

In 1943: Work was completed on the Pentagon, headquarters of the U.S. Department of War (now Defense).

In 1947: The mutilated remains of 22-year-old Elizabeth Short, who came to be known as the "Black Dahlia," were found in a vacant Los Angeles lot; her slaying remains unsolved.

In 1954: Marilyn Monroe and Joe DiMaggio got married at San Francisco City Hall. (The marriage lasted nine months.)

In 1973: President Richard Nixon announced the suspension of all U.S. offensive action in North Vietnam, citing progress in peace negotiations.

In 1993: In Paris, a disarmament ceremony ended with the last of 125 countries signing a treaty banning chemical weapons.

In 2009: US Airways Capt. Chesley "Sully" Sullenberger ditched his Airbus 320 in the Hudson River after a flock of birds disabled both engines; all 155 people aboard survived.

Five years ago: During a visit to Saudi Arabia, President George W. Bush warned that surging oil prices threatened the U.S. economy, and he urged OPEC nations to boost their output.

One year ago: At the Golden Globes, "The Artist" won best musical or comedy; "The Descendants" won best drama.,by JERALDINE SAUNDERS

ARIES (March 21-April 19): Once you have stretched your mind by accepting new concepts, it is impossible to fit back into old, limiting ideas.

TAURUS (April 20-May 20): The small things you do add to your experience and success, but you might not see the results until everything is finally pieced together.

GEMINI (May 21-June 20): Rather than impulsively following the whim of the day, write down innovative ideas for future reference. You could shine in group situations.

CANCER (June 21-July 22): A determination to succeed with business or career might help you reach new heights. Put finishing touches on major undertakings with painstaking care.

LEO (July 23-Aug. 22): Because you are sharper than usual, this is an excellent day to ferret out key information or learn new skills.

VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22): Your cellphone or any other communication tool can be your best friend in a crisis or when your work requires easy access to information. Show off your creative skills.

LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 22): Possessiveness may be flattering, but may only mean that people want to keep you under their control. Offset strictness with kindness.

SCORPIO (Oct. 23-Nov. 21): The only people you should get even with are those who have helped you in the past. If you participate in a group function, you may win the heart of a new admirer.

SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 22-Dec. 21): Be alert for situations where there could be a careless loss of cash. A place for everything and everything in its place should be your motto.

CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19): You should be diligent about dialing for dollars. Social contacts could offer a great resource for business success.

AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 18): A new gadget or game could mesmerize you so that you neglect something of greater importance. Don't be distracted.

PISCES (Feb. 19-March 20): Group activities can offer a new set of contacts and camaraderie to the point that you feel as though you have found a new home. Increased energy levels spur accomplishment. …