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Buying a Tiny House Is a Really Bad Idea, Says Finance Expert

This pro says you should spend your money more wisely.<p>For some people, when they think 'dream home,' they automatically think 'tiny house.' If you're …

Personal Finance

Race for Facebook data center raises tax-break questions

The race between a small town on the Rio Grande in New Mexico and a Salt Lake City suburb to entice a new Facebook data center with millions of dollars in tax breaks and subsidies is raising questions about public investments in a booming cloud-computing economy that typically brings few local jobs.<p>…

Everyone lies on the internet, according to new research

The internet is a web of lies.<p>That's according to new research looking at online honesty, which found that "online deception is the rule, not the …

Newspaper chairman resigns after spanking allegations

ANNISTON, Ala. — The chairman of an Alabama newspaper company resigned Thursday following accusations that he assaulted female newsroom employees in …

Why You Shouldn’t Want To Always Be Happy

In the 1990s, a psychologist named Martin Seligman led the positive psychology movement, which placed the study of human happiness squarely at the …

'Criminal Minds' Star Thomas Gibson Fired Over Fight with Writer

Thomas Gibson, a star of the popular television crime series <i>Criminal Minds,</i> has been fired from the show after a reported physical altercation with …

Sleeping Under the Stars: 6 Extraordinary Hotels With Open-Air Rooms

There’s something magical about sleeping outside, but we’re not talking about a sleeping bag on the ground in a tiny tent. Instead, how about resting your head at a hotel, not a campsite, in a plush bed with the comforts of any five-star suite. This is the ultimate dream. Located at various points …

Outdoors

Italian Study Shows That Eating Pasta Helps Women Stay Skinny

Sophia Loren was one of the most beautiful women to ever grace the silver screen -- and credited her figure to pasta. A new Italian study agrees with …

17 Healthy Ways to Lose Weight Fast

No crash diets allowed.<p>Sustainable weight loss doesn't happen overnight (and if it does, it's probably self-destructive). But if you're anxious to …

Nutrition

Goats are the new dogs!

<b>New research confirms what goat lovers already know; goats are smart and have the capacity for complex communication with people.</b><p>I always knew there …

NASA is sending a probe to explore a strange object a billion miles beyond Pluto

The agency has approved a proposal from the New Horizons team to send the spacecraft — which was first sent to explore Pluto — to 2014 MU69. That's the completely uninspiring name of a hunk of rock in the Kuiper Belt, the ring of icy rubble leftover from the birth of the solar system.<p>Pluto also …

'Pokémon GO' Finally Just Went Live On iOS And Android In The United States

It’s been a confusing launch for <i>Pokémon GO</i> today, as the game has been slowly rolling out worldwide in select region with no official timetable and few announcements from either Nintendo, The Pokémon Company or Niantic, the game’s mobile developer. But now, to answer the 10,000 people who have …

Why Trump and Clinton Are America’s Most Disliked Presidential Candidates

<i>Ed O’Brien is assistant professor of behavioral science at the University of Chicago Booth School of Business and Nadav Klein is a post-doctoral</i> …

The Most Popular Food From the Year You Were Born

Shoutout to all the sushi babies of the '80s.<p>Trends in food, like those in fashion and beauty, change with the times. They sometimes take years, or even decades, to percolate and peak, and once they do, they can stick around on menus forever, or go the way of the fondue pot and disappear forever. …

Sex and the City

Someone Told Ashley Graham Her Thighs Were "Cellulite City" and She Got the Best Revenge

The best revenge = ruling the world, basically.<p>There's no denying that model Ashley Graham is crazy popular — she has her own line of lingerie and recently made out with a Jonas brother, so yeah. I think things are going pretty well for her.<p>However, it wasn't always that way. Apparently some dummy …

Cellulite

Unabomber emerges on Twitter after 20 years to speak to the media

Roughly 20 years after Ted Kaczynski, also known as the "Unabomber," was arrested for planting and sending a series of bombs via U.S. domestic mail, …

Social Media

How to Save Money for Your Dream Trip

If you’re a budget-conscious traveler, you likely already know about farecasting sites like Hopper, FLYR, and Kayak, rock-bottom flight deals to …

14 things that will inevitably happen if you date a woman who travels

SHE CAN STAND OUT OF THE CROWD or be the one who prefers to sit quietly in the corner. She has seen a lot and has a lot of stories to tell. She can …