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The 10 Best Instagram Fashion Moments of the Week

What with last Sunday's Golden Globes, all eyes were on the red carpet this past week, but that didn't stop fashion folk outside of Hollywood from putting a stylish foot forward. There were plenty of fun and games to be had backstage at Moschino's menswear show in London, and models like <b>Sam</b> …

How to make the perfect pea and ham soup

This is comfort food of the old school – the very old school, in fact. Peas have been grown in this country since Anglo-Saxon times, and pease pottage was a staple of the medieval table. Both rich and poor were partial to a mess of pottage, whether made with white wine and spices for the rich, or, …

Easy Cuban-Style Ropa Vieja

<b>Ropa Vieja</b> has long been one of my favorite Latin dishes. It's a classic Cuban dish made from slow-cooked shredded flank steak stewed in a savory …

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Cigars, Rum and Credit Cards: What Is in U.S.-Cuba Agreement?

From credit cards to cigars and rum, here is what is covered by the new Cuba deal announced by the White House Wednesday.

Infographic Visualizes Which Countries are the World's Happiest

Which country is the happiest in the world? To find the answer, you simply need to look at this infographic published by MoveHub.com, a resource for people who want to live abroad. They visualized the data of Happy Planet Index (HPI), which shows to what extent 151 countries across the globe …

Costa Rica

Gov't tells US drivers to get used to cheap gas

NEW YORK (AP) — Those low gas prices on station signs aren't going away soon, the government says.<p>In a dramatic shift from previous forecasts, the Energy Department predicted Wednesday that the average price of gasoline in the U.S. will be $2.94 a gallon in 2015. That is a 44-cent drop from an …

How to Get Single-Digit Body Fat

If you want to get leaner than lean, every bite counts<p>At a fitness conference last Spring, I joined some friends for breakfast. It was a normal breakfast up until the moment Spencer Nadolsky, D.O., pulled a scale out of his gym bag to weigh a banana.<p>I knew Dr. Nadolsky was preparing for a …

Fitness

8 Ways to Get Prettier in Your Sleep

Do the term "beauty sleep" justice by following these skin and hair tips from dermatologists.<p>You might think you're off the clock when it comes to your beauty routine while you sleep, but your slumber hours play an important role in how you look. "Beauty sleep is essential for repairing the skin," …

Why Is Power Consumption For Gadgets Dropping At Home?

A new report from the Consumer Electronics Association and Fraunhofer USA asserts that the power consumed by home electronics declined from 12% between 2013 and 2010 in the U.S. It’s a positive result, especially when you add in that the number of devices climbed from 2.9 billion to 3.8 billion …

Amazon launches Kindle Unlimited e-book service

Amazon.com Inc. on Friday introduced<p>KindleUnlimited, an all-you-can-read e-book subscription service available for $9.99 a month.<p>Similar to<p>Netflixand other movie streaming services, Kindle Unlimited makes available a library of 600,000 titles and thousands of audio books for one monthly fee. The …

10 Free Android Apps Everyone Should Download

Every time I get a new Android smartphone or tablet, I install certain apps right away, before I even really start to play with the device — apps I …

Apps

Somebody Flew a Drone Into a Fireworks Display and This Is What Happened

Have you ever wondered what it would be like to fly through a fireworks display?<p>This video, shot from a drone with an on-board camera, shows exactly …

Drones

First Heartbleed attack reported; taxpayer data stolen

Canadian police arrest a man they say used the notorious bug to nab about 900 social insurance numbers, along with other possible data.<p>The Heartbleed bug has caused widespread anxiety, sent engineers scrambling into patch-mode, and likely prompted millions of users to re-invent their passwords, but …

Heartbleed Bug

'Blood moon': your images of the total lunar eclipse

The 'Blood moon' may not - yet - have heralded the end of the world, but it did make for some excellent photographs for our skywatching readers

'Blood Moon': share your images of the total lunar eclipse

Contribute with Guardian Witness<p>The moon is red, but it's nothing to be afraid of. The first of a lunar tetrad - four total lunar eclipses in a row - got underway last night, allowing spectacular views for skywatchers of our moon turning a burnt reddish-orange colour, as it moves into the earth's …

Commodity's Fragrance Fitting Kit

Sleekly and simply packaged, Commodity’s collection of handcrafted, small-batch fragrances for men and women offer an opportunity to find one’s signature scent far away from the beauty counter. Adapting a Warby Parker-like model, the LA-based brand’s chief innovation is their Fitting Kits, which …

Beauty

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This is What Happens When You Put Dogs Inside a Photo Booth

St. Louis, Missouri-based Lynn Terry is a professional photographer who in addition to commercial projects and family portrait work, has been …

8 Smart Tips to Live a Heart-Healthy Life

Your heart pumps blood to the rest of your body day in and day out. This goes on all of the time, without you having to think about a single …

Chocolate Mousse Pie

Someone broke your heart. You walked by a bakery. It’s three o’clock and you’re staring at a computer. Whatever it is that flips the switch, you want …

Sidewalk Prophets

The Son Of God movie releases tomorrow and we will be embarking on The Bible: Son Of God Tour in a few weeks. Our song “Keep Making Me” is on the …

Microsoft experimenting with free version of Windows 8.1

Microsoft is currently experimenting with a free version of Windows 8.1 that could boost the number of people using the operating system. Sources familiar with Microsoft’s plans tell <i>The Verge</i> that the company is building "Windows 8.1 with Bing," a version that will bundle key Microsoft apps and …

Joel Osteen Ministries

Don’t talk about your shortcomings and what you don’t have. God is not interested in that. Simply use what you do have and let Him do the rest.