Karen Martinez

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‘This Is Not Hazing. This Is Rape’: Inside a Texas Town’s Football Nightmare

How a varsity sex-abuse scandal threatened to tear apart Small Town, U.S.A.<p>LA VERNIA, Texas—When Jennifer’s* son made varsity—as a freshman, no …

18 TV Shows That You Should Be Getting Into In 2017

So many good shows and we're only halfway through the year.<p><i>Responses have been edited for length and clarity.</i>

Why You'll Want to Clean Your Whole Home with Cleaning Slime

Bring back the glory days of your 1990s childhood in one fell swoop with this effective—but also really, really fun—way to clean. It starts with a …

Challenge Yourself With Some Simple DIY Storage Ideas

A well-organized home is also a comfortable one. Having enough storage for everything offers a really nice sense of accomplishment and only in time …

Pepto-Bismol Face Masks and Other DIY Beauty Hacks Explained

Beauty obsessives are sourcing fixes from every aisle in the supermarket. Here, doctors share which DIY skin and hair MVPs really work.<p><b>THE SOOTHE OPERATOR: MANUKA HONEY</b><p><b>Online buzz:</b> Fans of this monofloral New Zealand honey say it's the ticket to calming angry skin. They slather it on as a mask or …

Skin Care

The Year Abortion Was Destigmatized On TV

Four series in 2016 had consequence-free, even comedic abortion storylines.<p>Although abortion has long been considered something of a taboo on television, four shows debuted normalized, even humorous abortion plotlines in 2016, making it a landmark year for unwavering abortions. Notably, all of …

how to make fabric-covered notebooks

Beautiful, fabric-covered notebooks are perfect gifts because they can be used as address books, diaries, scrapbooks, or places to write down …

Sewing

How to build a barbeque pit | HowToSpecialist - How to Build, Step by Step DIY Plans

This article is about <b>how to build a barbeque pit</b>. Building a brick bbq pit is easy if you use the right plans for your needs and the most appropriate …

A CNN Commentator Blasted Trump's "Pussy" Comment And It Was Intense

"...…we saw him boasting, laughing about grabbing a woman’s pussy, what else do we need to see to disown him, disavow (him)…"<p>View this post on Facebook

37 Ways To Disguise The Ugliest Parts Of Your Home

People are going to think you run a lifestyle blog (or something).

37 Books With Plot Twists That Will Blow Your Mind

Whaaaaaaat?!

6 Handsome Cutting Boards Anyone Can Build

Flex your woodworking muscles with this practical project.<p>Cutting boards are one of the most popular DIY woodworking projects for beginners. They make great gifts and can be customized in a whole host of ways. These DIY cutting board tutorials feature boards that are pretty and pretty easy to …

25 Ways To Seriously Upgrade Your Family's Backyard

The longer your kids are outside the less mess you have to clean inside.

How to Turn an Old Hard Drive Into an External Drive

So you’ve upgraded the hard drive in your computer, and you’re left with this old, seemingly useless bare hard drive. Don’t throw it away! It takes …

31 DIY Projects That Will Make Your House Look Amazing

Give your home a mini makeover *without* committing to a huge renovation.

Make reusable dryer sheets for $3

Many people swear by dryer sheets. Not only do they reduce static in the dryer, they can help soften and scent your clothes even more. They even have several uses outside the laundry room.<p>If they don't make dryer sheets in your favorite Downy scent, you want to cut costs or help save the …

Cleaning

So Fresh, So Clean: You Need These DIY Toilet Bombs In Your Life

Your bathroom will thank you.<p>View this post on Facebook<p>· 1 cup baking soda<p>· 1/4 cup citric acid<p>· Bowl<p>· Spoon<p>· 1 tablespoon dish soap<p>· Ice cube tray<p>1. Stir together the baking soda and citric acid in a bowl until combined.<p>2. Slowly stir in the dish soap until the mixture resembles wet sand.<p>3. Divide …

Top 15 Amazing DIY Home Improvements that will Pay you back – Mostly, Plus ROI Details

Did you buy a lottery ticket back in January of last year, when the Powerball lottery got to $1.5 billion? If you did, then you decided on one of the …

Cheap ideas for decorating your garden: 18 Outdoor garden bar designs

Designing and buying new furniture for the garden can be very expensive, but using materials that we already have at home as old pallets, barrels, …

24 Charts That Will Help You Be Healthy AF

Whether it's tips on how to eat healthier, work out more, or just be kinder to yourself.

STOP! Before You Rip Your Carpet Up, Learn About the Hardwood Underneath

Today, hardwood floors are a highly desirable home feature, but not long ago, wall-to-wall carpeting was all the rage. Home improvement shows make …

40 Easy DIYs That Will Instantly Upgrade Your Home

Going through a home renovation is actually the worst. Time to take matters into your own hands.

How to create a magical miniature garden that will add a touch of coziness to any home

A terrarium is a miniature garden grown inside a covered glass or plastic container. It is extremely easy to take care of and is an ideal choice for …

The Barcelona forward is one of the greatest to have have played the game. But his international career highlighted the fraught marriage between football and country<p>“Tonight, all the political programmes on TV are about football,” Ezequiel Fernandez Moores, Argentina’s leading sports columnist, …

Soccer

Argentines take to streets, demand Messi return to national team | Reuters

BUENOS AIRES (Reuters) - Hundreds of Argentines protested in the pouring rain on Saturday, demanding that soccer star Lionel Messi return to Argentina’s national team after he unexpectedly quit following a loss in the regional Copa America final.<p>Fans shout slogans as they gather in front of the …