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5 Low-Maintenance Outdoor Plants That Will Boost Your Home's Curb Appeal

At this time of year, many of us are starting to spruce up our homes for the season, both inside and out. Besides bringing flowers and fresh foliage …

Curb Appeal

4 Carbs You Can Eat Non-Stop Without Gaining Weight, According To Experts

“Carb” sound like a curse word to people who want to lose weight, but not all carbohydrates are sitting around plotting the expansion of your behind. …

Nutrition

Gardeners must prune roses, plant potatoes and mow the lawn in short spring window, experts warn

The sun is finally showing its face, the magnolias and cherry blossoms have burst forth in a magnificent, if rather late, show of colour, but the garden (be honest) leaves a lot to be desired.<p>Now, experts have warned that spring will be over almost as quickly as it began and those jobs long delayed …

Gardening

15 tips that could save your life if an active shooter comes to your school or business

CLOSE<p>Billy Fox, Security and Emergency Preparedness Manager at Vermeer, explains a few steps to take if you face an armed threat at work.<p>Kristel …

Self Defense

Free Eye-Catching Résumé Templates To Help You Stand Out From The Crowd

Image via Vladyslav Tulinovskyi<br>Competition in the employment market can be tough. Thanks to this list of 17 free résumé templates by Creative Bloq, …

Graphic Design

Shohei Ohtani Rookie Card Sells for $6,725 as His Memorabilia Market Soars

Los Angeles Angels rookie Shohei Ohtani has started his rookie season on fire, and the sports memorabilia world has taken notice.<p>According to Darren Rovell of ESPN.com, an autographed Topps rookie card of Ohtani sold for $6,725 on Monday.<p>"His autographed cards have tripled or quadrupled in the last …

Baseball

We've All Been Threading Needles Wrong This Whole Time

As long as people have sewed, they've probably been frustrated by attempting to push thread through needles. It turns out an easy alternative to …

Knives

Taxes From A To Z (2018): V Is For Voluntary Bankruptcy

It’s my annual “Taxes from A to Z” series! If you’re wondering whether you can claim home office expenses or whether to deduct a capital loss, you won’t want to miss a single letter.<p><b>V is for Voluntary Bankruptcy.</b><p>When you realize that you will not be able to pay off your debts, and you can find no …

Personal Finance

Budget Spreadsheet — YOU MUST COPY TO USE

This century-old Japanese budgeting system can help you save a ton of money — and it's refreshingly simple

• <b>A budget can help you manage your finances and increase your savings. But it's not always easy to maintain.</b>• <b><br>"Kakeibo: The Japanese Art of Saving</b> …

Personal Finance

10 apps parents have been warned they should look out for on their children's phones

Police have urged parents to check their children’s phones in a warning about 10 apps that should be “off-limits”.<p>The list was created by an American …

Apps

Former NFLer donates everything to travel across country with a van and his dog

Former Atlanta Falcons and Tampa Bay Buccaneers center Joe Hawley earned over $13 million during his eight-year career. After being released by Tampa …

Tampa Bay

Astros get an unusual win in the 10th inning

The inexperience of the Padres leads to an Astros victory in the tenth inning. It is no secret that the Astros bats have cooled off this series …

Baseball

McClutch! McCutchen HR in 14th lifts Giants over Dodgers 7-5

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Andrew McCutchen snapped out of a prolonged slump with five hits in six at-bats Saturday night. Midway through his seventh at-bat, he knew it was just a matter of time until he got hit No. 6.<p>McCutchen hit a three-run homer to cap a 12-pitch at-bat against reliever Wilmer Font, …

Baseball

The Best Summer Toys of 2018 Are Totally Beachin'

Keeping your kids occupied over the long Summer months can take a lot of work. You want them to make the most of the beautiful weather, stay active, and have fun with their friends, all while still keeping them close by. Luckily, some of the year's best Summer toys make great backyard activities! …

Kids

'Luxury Space Hotel' Could Cater to Travelers by 2022

Soon after launch in 2021, the startup Orion Span hopes to send up extraterrestrial condos to capitalize on open space.<p>With all the madness going on here on Earth, have you ever thought about going into space? Well, for a couple million dollars, you might be able to check off that bucket …

Space Exploration

You'll Still Be Penalized if You Don't Have Health Insurance This Year

You could owe 2.5% of adjusted income -- or more.<p>You've probably heard that the individual mandate -- the penalty for not having health insurance -- …

Health Care

10 Little-Known Uses for Vicks VapoRub

While many medical treatments from the early 1900s have been vehemently debunked, a handful have managed to stand the test of time. At the top of …

Alternative Medicine

The Definitive Guide To Every Type Of Tie Knot

A complete guide on how to tie a tie. From the Full Windsor and Four-in-Hand to the Granchester and Bow Tie, mastering these 8 popular tie knots will …

Men's Fashion

Americans have until Tax Day to get $1 billion in unclaimed refunds

Most Americans can’t wait for Tax Day to come and go, but for a million others, it could mean potentially losing out on thousands of dollars — …

Personal Finance

How To Write A Résumé That Robots Will Read

Your worst "the robots are taking over" nightmare probably doesn't involve a machine sitting down with a cup of tea and assessing your résumé, but in …

Résumés

See How to Manage Your Bank Accounts When Self-Employed

See How to Manage Your Bank Accounts When Self-Employed<p>Where to Open Accounts, How to Plan for Expenses<p>Updated October 27, 2017<p>Working for yourself …

Personal Finance

What are Self-employment Taxes and How Much Do You Have to Pay?

Self-Employment Taxes Explained<p>Certain Self-Employed Business Owners Must Pay These Taxes<p>Updated March 07, 2018<p>If you own your own business and you …

Retirement

We X-Rayed Some MLB Baseballs. Here’s What We Found.

On 6,105 occasions last season, a major leaguer walked to the plate and hammered a baseball over the outfield wall. The 2017 season broke the home …

The 8 Best Accounting Software to Buy in 2018

The 8 Best Accounting Software to Buy in 2018<p>Keep track of all your expenses the easy way<p>Updated March 09, 2018<p>If you run a business, you absolutely …

Small Business

Labrador Retriever Photos: No Wonder It's the Most Popular Breed!

Once again, the Labrador Retriever is the nation’s most popular dog breed. People don’t just love them, they’re obsessed with them.<p>If you’re already …

Pets

There are nine different types of boobs in the world, apparently

So which ones are yours?<p>Boobs are funny old things, aren't they? Both functional and perceived as sexually attractive, they're incredibly varied between women. But we've come to learn that it's not just as simple as either having big boobs or small ones.<p>Lingerie company ThirdLove have made it their …

Clothing

Bullied Growing Up, NFL Draft Prospect Connor Williams Now Is an Inspiration

BOCA RATON, Fla. — This is what it’s like to be bullied for being bigger than everyone else. You’re called a tub of goo. Fat boy. Stupid. Lazy. You’re ignored and shunned.<p>This was life for Texas All-American tackle and NFL prospect Connor Williams growing up.<p>As he recounts those memories, Williams …

NFL Draft

Use Facebook on Your Android Phone? It's Probably Tracking Every Call You Make and Text You Send

Some users who've quit Facebook got a surprise when they looked at their data.<p>By now, you're probably used to hearing new information every week about how Facebook has abused users' data and violated their privacy. But even if you think nothing the social network has done could surprise you any …

Apps