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Leonardo DiCaprio and Rihanna Reportedly Made Out in Paris This Weekend

Alright, everyone STOP. We need to figure this out. <b>Leonardo DiCaprio</b>​, fresh off some alleged bear sex, was reportedly spotted in a Paris nightclub …

Tidy house, tidy mind: how to declutter your home in style

January is a good month for Japanese decluttering guru Marie Kondo. She’s cleaning up right now with a new illustrated version of her book, <i>The</i> …

Makeup Artist Tim O Takes Snacking To A Whole New Level

Ever loved snacks so much you wished you could actually <i>be</i> one?<p>Makeup artist Tim O (aka @skelotim) is serving up some serious beauty goals, by …

Cara Delevingne and Kendall Jenner made into waxworks for London Fashion Week

This London Fashion Week we'll all have the chance to hang out (and take a selfie) with catwalk queens Cara Delevingne and Kendall Jenner. CaKe (that's the name they like to go by) have just landed a major LFW modelling gig - nope, they've not got their own catwalk show, they've been turned into …

Miley Cyrus and Liam Hemsworth Are Reportedly Moving in Together

Things are apparently moving fast for the reunited couple.<p>It feels like Miley Cyrus and Liam Hemsworth <i>just</i> started giving their relationship another chance, but they're already moving at warp speed. Miley was just spotted wearing her old engagement ring at the airport, and now, sources tell TMZ she …

Miley Cyrus

Scott Disick and Chris Brown Party at Same L.A. Hot Spot as Kendall Jenner After Emotional KUWTK Episode

Who says Mondays aren’t for big nights out?<p>A slew of stars hit up celebrity hot spot The Nice Guy in Los Angeles on Monday, including Kendall Jenner …

Khloe Kardashian reveals the real reason she cut her hair and it's so sad

KHLOE Kardashian has made a very sad confession.<p>The KUWTK star has revealed she cut all her hair off due to emotional confusion.<p>Khloe Kardashian …

One Secret Every Great Manager Knows About You

Lately I have noticed a trend in business magazines: Talking about management like it is a game, with rules and strategies for winning. Some articles offer useful advice for career advancement, but others can send you down the wrong path when they suggest certain moves.<p><b>This one is the worst of the</b> …

5 Superstar Skills Every Leader Needs To Master

There are some things all leaders do regardless of their function, industry or location. These include relationship building, visioning and inspiring. These are core competencies that most great leaders possess. But technology and social changes have spawned a new set of skills that distinguish …

Leadership

Why the First and Most Important Person You Need to Lead Is Yourself | Inc.com

<b>Editor's note:</b> <i>"The First 90 Days" is a series about how to make 2016 a year of breakout growth for your business. Let us know how you're making the first 90 days count by joining the conversation on social media with the hashtag #Inc90Days.​</i><p>Every business needs a leader who can cultivate a …

Samsung says it changed the Note 5’s hardware to fix the S Pen problem

Last year, Samsung got into a bit of trouble over the design of its Galaxy Note 5, with customers reporting that when they inserted the device's S Pen the wrong way round it permanently disabled certain functions. The company's response was not entirely sympathetic. Customers were essentially told …

11 Ways Successful People Stay Happy

You should never sacrifice happiness in order to be successful.<p>The book <i>If I Knew Then</i>offers advice on careers, finances, and life from the Harvard Business School's Class of 1963. It's interesting to note that no one says having a ridiculous amount of business success and money is the key to …

6 ways simplifying your home can simplify your life

The other day I arrived home just as my 18-year-old daughter was walking out the door. Rather than saying hello, she blurted, “I’m in a rush, so I didn’t have time to replace the toilet paper on the toilet paper holder.” This may seem like a bizarre greeting, but both my kids know that failure to …

We are wasting the upside-down face emoji on sarcasm

The upside-down face emoji is headed for trouble. Approved as part of Unicode 8.0, it rolled out to iOS 9.1 and Android Marshmallow earlier this year, and in the past three months, the meaning has become remarkably consistent. Dropped at the end of a sentence, the face typically suggests the …

Kickstarter project of the week: dokiWatch smartwatch for kids

The CES craze had us going nuts with content, so it was a bit hard to bring you our ‘Kickstarter project of the week” articles for a while, but we are back in the game and today we are showing off a funding campaign for a product we know plenty of parents and kiddos will love.<p>Today we are talking …

Astronaut snaps selfie during historic spacewalk

Tim Peake is shaping up to be a bit of a folk hero in the UK. The European Space Agency astronaut is currently on board the International Space Station, zipping around Earth in orbit. On Friday, Peake went out on a spacewalk along with NASA astronaut Tim Kopra on a mission to repair a power unit …

Space Science

Before + After: A Drab Kitchen Gets A Much-Needed Makeover

Christina Applegate always hated her home's original kitchen, but after a flood ruined the floors, she finally decided to bring her dream kitchen to life.<p>After spending 20 years in her home, Christina Applegate loved everything about it. Well, almost everything.<p>The kitchen, which the actress …

Samsung just won a big contract after losing out on Apple's business

Apple, previously one of Samsung's biggest clients, is expected to move its chip making business to the Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company, starting this year.<p>According to analysts who spoke to The Financial Times, the deal with Qualcomm will fill the gap left by the lost business from …

Today in terrifying: This girl has an iPhone-shaped burn scar

Apparently, shopping for a new case for your iPhone has a serious element of danger. That’s what one family in England learned in a very terrifying …

Looks Good On A Resume Muppets!

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Making room for a TV and exercise equipment in a family room

<b>Correction:</b> An earlier version of this story referred to multiple elliptical machines. The floor plan calls for one. This version has been corrected.<p>THE CHALLENGE<p>Susan and Rich Martel are planning to get a large television for the 18-by-17-foot basement family room of their Annandale home, and they …

Discover This Celebrity Home Stager’s Decor Secrets

Meridith Baer, whose clients include Brad Pitt and Julia Roberts, shares a few of her tried-and-true methods for making a space feel welcoming<p>Los Angeles–based home stager Meridith Baer is so skilled at decorating luxury properties and prepping them for sale that sometimes the owners decide they …

Home Decorating

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How I Totally Changed My Life to Finally Get Organized

I figured out it wasn't just about the stuff — it was also about me.<p><i>We love the little hacks and tweaks that can make your home tidier, but the truth is that big change in the way you organize requires ... well, a big change in the way you live. We teamed up with organizing coach Maeve Richmond to</i> …

Minimalism

'The Things I'm Interested in Have to Be Cheap and Strange': Talking to Artist Jim Shaw

Before his retrospective at the New Museum closes, the iconic "lowbrow" artist discussed his disdain for art fairs as well as his appreciation for stuff with a "psychotic undercurrent."<p>Jim Shaw's retrospective <i>The End Is Here</i> at the New Museum was my favorite exhibition of 2015, and I wasn't alone. …

Thrifting

Geometric Furniture: Form and Function, Origami-Style

A chair is not just a chair, a cabinet not just a place to hold objects, but a mind-bending experimental piece of art in the hands of Dubai-based …

6 killer ways to keep your creative juices flowing

Do you ever find that some days you're bubbling with creativity and others you're lost for ideas? Keeping those creative juices flowing can be …

Home Decor Trends in 2016

Trends are fascinating animals, and it's interesting to see what becomes popular and/or fades over the course of a year. And then there are those …