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Deutsche Bank Is In Trouble

HAMLET, Shakespeare's Danish prince, may blame "the slings and arrows of outrageous fortune" for his plight, but those watching often conclude that indecisiveness lies at the root of his troubles.<p>Deutsche Bank, Germany's biggest financial firm, faces lots of slings and arrows: a never-ending …

Tech Q&A: Low airfares, online banking, Amazon shopping tricks, and more

<b>Get the lowest airfare</b><p><b>Q.</b> I want to use up some vacation time soon, but I don't want to spend a bundle on plane tickets. Do you have any advice?<p><b>A.</b> Buy on the right day. You'll often see the best deals late Monday night and early Tuesday morning. You can also save big if you fly in the middle of the …

Marcus Samuelsson’s Midnight Snack

You stumble home, throw your keys somewhere you won’t be able to find them tomorrow, and barrel into the kitchen, because it’s midnight and no time is better to make mac ’n cheese. Or maybe it’s a dish we’ll call “standing cereal,” wherein you inhale a bowl of cereal while you stare into Fridge …

Modern Kiev Apartment Designed for a Flourishing Young Family

Ukrainian studio Ivan Yurima Architects designed an inspiring modern apartment in Kiev, where a family can bond together in comfort and elegance. …

9 Cleaners You Can Make Yourself

The key ingredients you need just might be hiding in your pantry.<p>These mix-it-yourself cleaners use environmentally friendly ingredients — like baking soda and vinegar — and are quite inexpensive. If you've run out of your favorite cleaning solution, don't run to the store; try one of these …

Cutting-edge Lisbon

New York, London, Paris, Milan? Move over funky fashion capitals of the world, Lisbon is the place to be. The city's cutting-edge fashion and design haunts are luring visitors who are after more than a souvenir magnet of a custard tart and a vintage tram.<p>While Lisbon has been known for its music …

European Travel

5 Ways to Save a Bad Meal

Don't panic, and don't throw it out. Instead, follow these suggestions for rescuing blah salads, salty soups and more.<p>Problem #1: Chicken That You …

Cooking

Calvin and Hobbes were even more destructive than you think

Childhood distorts your memories in strange ways — everything seems bigger, more extensive, more dramatic. Take the seminal comic strip, <i>Calvin and Hobbes</i>, for example. Much of its 1985 - 1995 run lined up with my own childhood; I eagerly waited for the newspaper (yes, comics in the newspaper!) …

TGS Sidequest: Dining At The Dragon Quest Restaurant

On my trip to Japan, one of my most anticipated stops was to Luida's Bar, a restaurant devoted to all things Dragon Quest, located in Roppongi. …

Make Your Tiny House Dreams Come True For $245,000...Anywhere In The Country

Blu Homes has created a line of houses that are not only cheaper than they used to be, but environmentally friendly as well.<p>No matter where you live in the US, you could be the owner of a new Blu Homes prefab house. The company specializes in architect-designed homes that can be built anywhere …

Prefab Homes

This Is the Most Expensive Listing in America

It's not located in New York City, San Francisco, or Los Angeles, but in Hillsboro Beach, Florida.<p>A lavish 60,500-square-foot mansion in Hillsboro Beach, Florida, which is located between Boca Raton and Fort Lauderdale, is on the market for a whopping $139 million. According to the <i>Wall Street</i> …

Thailand Photos

See photos of Thailand (including Bangkok, the Reclining Buddha, Phuket, and more) in this travel photo gallery from National Geographic.

Pappa al Pomodoro

4 Servings<p>Active Time: 1 min<p>Total Time: 1 min<p>The soup equivalent of dipping your bread into tomato sauce, this rustic dish is summer’s comfort food.<p>August 2014Print<p>Ingredients<p>2 pounds tomatoes, cored, quartered<p>2 garlic cloves, smashed<p>½ teaspoon fennel seeds<p>6 tablespoons olive oil, divided, plus more<p>…

Bill Gates Is At Least $6 Billion Richer Than He Was Six Months Ago, But Not From Microsoft

According to Forbes, Gates has a net worth of almost $82 billion, which puts him in the No. 2 spot behind Mexican telecom magnate Carlos Slim, who's worth $85.4 billion.<p>According to Bloomberg, Gates is still the world's richest man, worth about $86.5 billion, with Slim at No. 2.<p>In truth, we don't …

Bill Gates

Back to School: 10 Easy Weeknight Dinners Your Family Will Love

<b>1. Broiled Asian-Style Flat Iron Steak</b><p>Flat iron steak is one of my favorite cuts of beef for home cooking. It's similar to flank or skirt steak, only much more tender -- in fact, after the tenderloin, it's the second most tender cut. Plus, it's cheap. Here, I've broiled it and topped it with a rich …

A Pair of Skis and a Toyota Highlander Hybrid, That's Colorado

As fall sets in snow season is just around the corner and everywhere the snow bunnies are turning their summer tan into a time to bask in the cold ala the perfect destination for a cold weather adventure.<p>Known for its clean air and pristine mountains (what IS better than the Rocky Mountains after …

Expressive Portraits by Rosie Hardy Venture into the Stunning Realm of Fantasy

For anyone who follows the work of young, talented photographers who belong to the Flickr community, Rosie Hardy is one name that comes up time and time again. Although only 23 years old, the Manchester, UK-based creative has been at the forefront of the movement of youthful, Flickr photographers …

Storrs, a Modern Home Located in Queensland, Australia

Storrs, a home by Tim Stewart Architects located in Queensland, Australia.<p>The team of Tim Stewart Architects has completed Storrs, a modern home …

Architecture

Vermont uses new technology to speed bridge repair

MONTPELIER, Vt. (AP) — Last month, construction crews placed a series of hollow tubes over the Wanzer Brook in Fairfield as part of a Vermont …

7 Cocktails You Should Definitely Make for Game Day

From minty mojito Jell-O shots to Tabasco-spiked bloody marys, here are seven ideal drinks to make this weekend.<p>From minty mojito Jell-O shots to …

Onion Frittata

4 to 6 Servings<p>The key to making this dish is to have all the ingredients prepared before you begin sautéing the onions.<p>May 2011Print<p>Ingredients<p>8 large eggs<p>1/2 cup finely grated Parmesan<p>3 large fresh basil leaves, torn into pieces<p>3 large fresh sage leaves, minced<p>1 tsp. minced fresh rosemary<p>1/4 tsp. …

The Sad, Dark End of the British Empire

Scottish independence could be the final insult.<p>During the 19th and early 20th centuries, Britain had dominion over so many portions of the Earth it was said, famously, that “the sun never set on the British Empire.” Since the end of World War II, however, that sun has been steadily dipping toward …

Club Meds

Boasting 100,000 residents over the age of 55, The Villages may be the fastest growing city in America. It's a notorious boomtown for boomers who want to spend their golden years with access to 11 a.m. happy hours, thousands of activities, and no-strings-attached sex, all lorded over by one elusive …

15 Relaxed Rooms for Summer Living

57 Kitchen Light Fixtures That Make an Impact

Go beyond track lights and fluorescent fixtures with stylish options that make a statement.<p>If you want to update your cooking space without shelling out serious money, invest in one of these fixtures that will serve as the focal point in your room, enhance your existing design and brighten your …

Supersize Your DIY Computing With Tiny Titan

Mmm, cores of Raspberry Pis.<p>Oak Ridge National Laboratory is most famously home to the Titan supercomputer, capable of performing more than 20 quadrillion calculations every second. But the lab also houses the lesser known “Tiny Titan,” whose nine processing units, or “cores,” are made from …

How To Build A Large Following On Google Plus (And Why You Should)

Google Plus is the Rodney Dangerfield of social networks: “it don’t get no respect.” I used to have little interest in it myself until I started experimenting with it earlier this year, and now I am duly impressed. In my case, I don’t use it for personal purposes, but as another unique social …