Beth Teitell

Beth Teitell is a features writer for the Boston Globe; an on-air commentator for public radio’s Marketplace program; and the author of two humorous books, “From Here to Maternity,” and “Drinking Problems at the Fountain of Youth.” She writes on a wide range of topics for the Globe, but whether she’s covering politics, sports, money, parenting –or lasagna – her goal is the same: to inform readers while also taking them through an enjoyable romp.

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Melania refuses to hold Trump’s hand a second time

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Hot off the flick seen around the world Monday, Melania Trump pulled a similar move in Italy Tuesday.

Cut the line? There’s an app for that

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A growing number of restaurant and coffee shop customers are ordering ahead, and not everyone is happy.

Working women, Ivanka explains it all for you

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Brace yourself for a spoiler alert in Ivanka Trump’s new book — it all worked out for her in the end.

Netflix’s ‘13 Reasons Why’ has gone viral. So has alarm over its depiction of suicide

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“There is a contagion factor when a school has a suicide. . . . and this show is causing the contagion to happen.”