Gary Deckert

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These Stocks Could Shock Everyone Very Shortly, Reveals Shark Tank Star O'Leary

Shark Tank star Kevin O'Leary, chairman of O'Shares ETF Investments, is bullish on mid-cap and small-cap stocks for the rest of 2017.<p>"The mid-cap …

10 Stunning Private Islands You Can Rent from $307 a Night, Ranked by Price

You don't have to be a millionaire to rent your own island.<p>If you’ve always fancied taking over a secluded private island for a night, you’re not …

A New Class of Cancer Drugs Could Wipe Out Your Life Savings, Even if You're Enrolled in Medicare

No one ever said retirement was going to be easy. As more and more Americans have marched toward the proverbial finish line, we're seeing on a greater scale that many are unprepared for the rising costs of being retired.<p>According to the Social Security Administration, 61% of retired workers …

Easy Vegan Tofu Peanut Butter Pie Recipe

This is one of those super-quick and easy vegan dessert recipes that you think will taste funny, but are absolutely decadent. Peanut butter pie with …

The 8 Most Beautiful Waterfalls in the U.S.

The legendary R&B group TLC once said “don’t go chasing waterfalls,” but we beg to differ (no disrespect, TLC). Waterfalls come in all shapes and …

The 30 Most Scandalous Naked Dresses in History

Jumping genes play a big role in what makes us human

Face-to-face, a human and a chimpanzee are easy to tell apart. The two species share a common primate ancestor, but over millions of years, their …

Genetics

Can YOU spot the odd one out? This simple test could predict your risk of Alzheimer's

These purple characters could be a useful tool...<p>Clues to your risk of Alzheimer's disease may be found in tiny purple characters called …

If You Make This Homemade Sourdough Bread, You'll Never Want Store-Bought Again

Homemade bread is everything.<p>Starter:<p>2 cups warm water<p>1¼ teaspoon (1 packet) dry yeast<p>3½ cups flour<p>1 tablespoon sugar<p>Bread:<p>4 cups flour<p>2 teaspoon salt<p>1¼ cup water<p>1 cup starter, stir before using<p>1. In a glass bowl, add water and yeast. Mix the yeast into the water and let it sit for a couple minutes.<p>…

7 Slow-Cooker Dinners You Can Make and Freeze Ahead of Time

A slow cooker is already a great tool for cutting down on work in the kitchen, but combine its simplifying ability with the time-saving benefits of …

The Cheapest Place to Travel in April

Looking for a last-minute getaway?<p>Travelers who want to count on getting a great deal in the month of April don’t need to wait for an epic flash …

7 of the World's Most Stunning and Scenic Train Rides

A terrific form of travel that will never go out of style.<p>Just because we have planes and cars doesn't mean the good old-fashioned train ride is obsolete.. While many folks still use the train for urban commutes—and light rail tracks for even more—the world's web of longer train tracks offer all …

Trains

Why Sourdough Bread Is One of the Healthiest

By Alina Petre<p>Sourdough bread is an old favorite that has recently risen in popularity.<p>Many people consider it to be tastier and healthier than …

Baking

A Guide to the Healthiest and Worst Cooking Oils

While many people are obsessed with the health benefits of coconut oil for everything from cooking nutritious meals (complete with healthy fats!) to boosting your beauty routine, there are many, many more to choose from that are also great for you. In fact, the variety of options in the grocery …

Nutrition

How to Buy Points and Miles

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Obama's final year: US spent $36 million in records lawsuits

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Obama administration in its final year in office spent a record $36.2 million on legal costs defending its refusal to turn over …

Ten weird signs that you are highly intelligent, according to science

In the real world, spotting intelligent people isn’t quite as simple as looking for people who babble gibberish like Benedict Cumberbatch in Sherlock.<p>…

Psychology

9 Great American Train Journeys too Epic to miss

There’s no need to get on an anti-septic flight or a tiring driving trip to get an amazing travel experience. Why not make the most of the best kept …

5 Beach Destinations You've Never Thought Of Visiting

Forget the Maldives and the Seychelles. In this list I pick 5 beach destinations for 2017 that you’ve never thought of visiting. Let me inspire you …

Top 5 Best Luxury Wilderness Lodges In North America

Continuing our series of the best beaches & luxury hotels in the world, I am now looking at the top 5 best luxury wilderness lodges and resorts in …

Wet your whistle in an unrivaled desert roadhouse in Pioneertown

<b>Why:</b> This is a watering hotel that feels as though it sprouted straight from the hot, dry desert sand.<p><b>What:</b> Pappy and Harriet don't live here anymore. But there's no desert roadhouse that can beat Pappy & Harriet's in Pioneertown for true grit and live music. (Also lunch and dinner.) The joint, …

One chart shows how Obama’s job performance compares with his predecessors

The economy today is far from perfect, but as Barack Obama leaves office, he is leaving it far better than he found it.<p>In fact, Obama ends his administration with the second-largest drop in the unemployment rate during a presidency since the New Deal helped pull the nation out of the Great …

Republicans' Sweeping Social Security Reforms Could Be Just What the Program Needs

Image source: Getty Images.<p>For many working Americans, Social Security is a program that's probably out of sight and out of mind. For those on the doorstep of retirement or currently retired, Social Security is more likely than not a vital income source that helps them make ends meet.<p>Statistics …