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A 10 step guide to de-cluttering your home (and life)

Clutter has a nasty habit of creeping up on us. One day it’s only a magazine and a takeaway menu on the countertop, and suddenly it’s a horde of …

Rare supermoon eclipse comes Sunday

<b>(CNN) —</b> Stargazers, night owls and space observers, be prepared, the eclipse of the supermoon is coming.<p>The United States and much of the world will see skies graced by a bright, big moon that will be encapsulated in a total lunar eclipse late Sunday evening into early Monday, according to NASA.<p>The …

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Here’s the best time to buy airline tickets in 2015

Travelers are endlessly seeking ways to crack the code of erratic airline pricing in search of the cheapest fare. A recent report (pdf) by online travel search engine Expedia and the Airlines Reporting Corporation offers some answers.<p>Tuesday has long been considered the best day of the week to book …

Monster Is Accusing Beats, Dr. Dre, And Jimmy Iovine Of Making A 'Sham' Deal

Apple purchased Beats last year for $3.2 billion but is not named in the lawsuit.<p>The suit goes back to an early partnership between Monster and Beats. Monster helped Beats develop its iconic line of headphones, which launched in 2008.<p>The lawsuit, filed in San Mateo County Superior Court on Tuesday, …

A Majority Of States Now Have Mininum Wages Higher Than The Federal Minimum

<i>This piece comes to us courtesy of Stateline. Stateline is a nonpartisan, nonprofit news service of the Pew Charitable Trusts that provides daily reporting and analysis on trends in state policy.</i><p>The minimum wage increased in 20 states at the beginning of this year, and later in 2015 it will go up …

I'm Addicted to My Sleep Mask and Other Sleep-Related Confessions

(Image credit: Shutterstock)<p>It started so innocently. In a simple attempt to catch a few winks on a cross-country flight, I picked up a sleep mask in …

The Best Beaches in The World

40 reasons to start planning your winter getaway ASAP.<p>Whether you're looking for a quick weekend getaway, the ultimate surf or are planning the trip of a lifetime, a beach vacation is always a good idea. To get you inspired, here are some of the world's most beautiful beaches from South Beach to …

Big Houses And Sprawling Suburbs Are Back -- And Better Than Ever

<b>For the rest of the Forbes 2015 Investment Guide, click here.</b><p>With their younger son off finishing college and their older one out on his own, Linda and Lee Sussman found their four-bedroom house near downtown Boca Raton, Fla. too quiet. But the couple, now in their mid-50s, didn’t want to downsize …

Some Dems question avoid-Obama strategy

Top Democratic strategists in Washington are already beginning one of the city's oldest traditions -- second-guessing a losing election strategy before what is expected to be a stinging defeat in Tuesday's midterm elections.<p>One of the key debates to emerge is whether Democratic candidates were too …

The Characters in Your LinkedIn Network

LinkedIn started as a wonderful tool to professionally develop with avenues such as social selling, recruiting and B2B advertising, but now it is in a dark place. Kind of like that place the Cleveland Cavaliers went after LeBron James left. This is our fault a lot more than LinkedIn's. They created …

Why We Say “Trick or Treat”

It’s one of a kid’s favorite parts of Halloween. There’s no feeling quite like waiting for a stranger to open his or her door so you can scream the …

Why Big Companies Struggle With Innovation

<i>George Deeb is the Managing Partner at Chicago-based Red Rocket Ventures, a growth consulting, advisory and executive staffing firm based in Chicago.</i><p>As I have been doing startup consulting at Red Rocket, I have also had many executive conversations with several big companies. These companies were …

The 21 Best Wine Bars in the Country

Fifty years ago if you'd asked for a glass of Malbec, you'd probably be greeted with a long, awkward silence. Today, there are over 8,000 wineries in the U.S., and even more bars that are pouring out such a vast, global selection of wines that America recently surpassed France as the world's …

5 Back-of-the-Can Recipes You Need to Try

There are plenty of times that I stand in my kitchen looking at the pantry staples available to me and think to myself, "What the heck am I going to make for dinner tonight?" Sometimes I need to make dinner in little time and with little fuss, other times I just don't have the luxury of hunting …

What Cured Ebola Patients Kent Brantly and Nancy Writebol?

The two American Ebola patients, medical missionaries Nancy Writebol and Dr. Kent Brantly, have walked out of Emory University Hospital in Atlanta infection-free.<p>They were the first human beings to receive an experimental drug called ZMapp. But they are not the first people to have recovered from …

Shut up and spend: inside the electronic music money machine

There was a time, not many years ago, when people used to ask each other what type of music they liked as a way of finding common ground. Genres <i>meant</i> something! You would walk into a record store and head to the R&B section, the rock section, or the country section, and where you went said …

Smelling Death: On the Job With New York's Crime-Scene Cleaners

CSI and Law & Order would have you believe that a crime scene empties out after the glitzy detectives are done with it. In reality, somebody else has to come in and clean it all up.<p>There is blood all over the room. It’s on the walls and it has seeped into the cracks in the floor. There are smears …

Murderer turned stock picker is ‘Oracle of San Quentin’

Every day, Curtis Carroll dons blue, state-issue jail garb. Every night, he sleeps in a cement cell. At 35, he has spent his entire adulthood behind …

5 Surprising Things You Can Do with Vinegar

There are some products hiding in your pantry that can actually be useful for multiple everyday things. I'm not talking about mayonnaise hair conditioning treatments, but rather real cleaning and cooking hacks that everyone should try -- and it starts with a bottle of vinegar. This product is not …

The Leg Workout That Will Turn Your Lower Body to Jelly—in 15 Minutes!

Hit your legs from all angles with this quick, grueling circuit<p>Working your lower body is tough. The movements that train your quads, glutes, and hamstrings—like squats and lunges—require a ton of effort and a lot of willpower. No wonder leg day gets a bum rap.<p>But you don't have to spend 45 minutes …

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The formal cat fantasy portraiture of Eldar Zakirov

Man, I love this guy's work--particularly the cats. Eldar Zakirov is on DeviantArt, and you can support his high weirdness by purchasing prints. He …

Apple's Cue Explains 'No Brainer' Deal to Buy Beats

Apple confirmed the frenzy of speculation around its rumored acquisition of Beats today when it announced plans to buy the company for $3 billion. But why is it making the move?<p>Eddy Cue, Apple’s executive in charge of its iTunes business, told the audience at Recode’s Code conference that there are …

Boiling Down That French Sense of Je Ne Sais Quoi

Of all the beauty ideals in the world, this one continues to inspire. Is it something in the water?<p>I'M A FRENCH WOMAN. This can be an intimidating idea—to me. You know, so many things are said about us: that we're stylish, beautiful, skinny, and great mothers. There is a whole category of books …

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Photo Gallery: Derby Day Hats

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David Lebovitz's Steak with Mustard Butter

<i>All week long David Lebovitz -- professional cook, baker, and blogger -- will be sharing recipes from his new book, My Paris Kitchen. Follow along to win one of six copies we're giving away -- and find out why Paris really is always a good idea.</i><p><i>Today: A trip to Paris is as easy as making this</i> …