Kim Flores

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What Happens to Your Debts When You Die

Of the many downsides of death you could name, you might think an upside is that you no longer have to worry about the massive pile of debt you’ve …

15 Healthy Vegan Desserts With Easy Recipes

Sweet and healthy, what could be better?<p><i>This article originally appeared on Spoon U and was written by Milana Yemelyanova. It has been given minor edits before re-posting.</i><p>Before I get to the vegan desserts, let's talk about what exactly healthy means. Many think that calories are the heart of it …

Dessert

From greenhouse gases to plastics: New catalyst for recycling carbon dioxide discovered

Imagine if we could take CO2, that most notorious of greenhouse gases, and convert it into something useful. Something like plastic, for example. The …

University of Toronto

110 Perfect Holiday Gift Ideas Under $100

The aftertaste of peppermint in your hot beverages means we're entering peak spending season. All the holiday party outfits, provisions for potlucks, and, of course, gifts start adding up at an alarming pace. And while you want to make sure every present feels thoughtful and special, you don't have …

36 Million Americans May Owe State Tax on Their Social Security Benefits

If you live in one of these 13 states, you may have to hand back some of your benefits check.<p>Each and every month, more than 61 million people …

The Coziest Restaurant in Every U.S. State, Mapped

If you haven't already read Meik Wiking's best-seller, 'The Little Book of Hygge', Hygge (pronounced hue-guh not hoo-gah) is a Danish word used when …

Gwyneth Paltrow, Angelina Jolie and Others Say Weinstein Harassed Them

When Gwyneth Paltrow was 22 years old, she got a role that would take her from actress to star: The film producer Harvey Weinstein hired her for the lead in the Jane Austen adaptation “Emma.” Before shooting began, he summoned her to his suite at the Peninsula Beverly Hills hotel for a work meeting …

More evacuations ordered as deadly wildfires scorch Northern California

<b>(CNN) —</b> New evacuations were ordered Tuesday evening as more than a dozen wildfires raged across Northern California, with the largest ones killing at least 17 people as they scorched the state's famous wine country.<p>The largest of the deadly fires were burning in Sonoma, Napa and Mendocino …

Natural Disasters

Las Vegas killer fired at airport fuel tank

<b>Las Vegas (CNN) —</b> As investigators tried to piece together the reason why a man with an arsenal of rifles rained deadly fire down on Las Vegas concertgoers, dozens of his victims remained in the hospital.<p>At Sunrise Hospital, where 200 of the killed, wounded and hurt were taken Sunday night, 45 …

Meat Free Mondays - 7 Recipes for the Week Ahead (29 May 2017)

*UPDATE* at end of post<br>Happy Monday everyone. How are you and how was the start of your week?<br>Last week we were hitting between 26 and 28 degrees …

What you need to know about ticks

<b>(CNN) —</b> As summer heat descends, replacing balmy spring breezes, ticks are becoming active in many regions of the United States. In the coming months, some experts predict that ticks and the diseases they cause will be more abundant due to warmer winter temperatures. Worry, though, is unnecessary …

Disease

Manchester attack: police say they are investigating terror network

Police say they are investigating a terror network over the Manchester concert attack that killed 22 people, but have refused to say whether the bombmaker is believed to be at large.<p>After police made five further arrests and raided several properties on Wednesday, the chief constable of Greater …

Terrorism

Moment of truth looms for Freedom Caucus with health care vote

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> The House Freedom Caucus, the vocal group of conservatives and a constant thorn in the side of Republican leaders for years, has led the charge against the GOP bill to repeal and replace much of Obamacare.<p>They claim to have the votes needed to block the bill in the dramatic vote …

That time surgeons farted into petri dishes for science

Ah, science: The objective roadmap for solving life’s most pressing questions. And also, for figuring out whether or not human farts emit harmful bacteria.<p>Sixteen years ago, a nurse asked Australian physician Karl Kruszelnicki if her flatulence could contaminate a sterile operating room. Her …

Trump Administration Tells Remaining U.S. Attorneys to Resign

The Trump administration acted abruptly Friday to force out the remaining U.S. attorneys who had not already stepped down.<p>All 93 U.S. attorneys — the top federal prosecutors in the states — are political appointees. A total of 47 had already stepped down. Some states, divided into separate …

Lana Del Ray calls upon fellow witches to cast spell on Donald Trump

For what is probably the first time in history, witches are preparing to gather their sorcery and cast a collective spell on the President of the …

Elon Musk targets labor union he believes is attempting to destroy Tesla

Yesterday, a Tesla employee wrote a post on Medium calling out the company for low pay, poor working conditions, and excessive overtime. He …

Tesla

UN climate talks end with pleas for Trump to join fight

MARRAKECH, Morocco (AP) — The first U.N. climate conference after the landmark Paris Agreement closed Friday with delegates appealing to Donald Trump …

Striking Street Photos Document the Vibrant Culture of NYC in the '70s and '80s

For over 30 years, every since his days as an NYU film student, Robert Herman has roamed the streets of New York City with his camera in hand to photograph the sights and people of his urban home. <i>The New Yorkers</i>, shot from 1978 to 2005 on Kodachrome color film, is his collection of candid photos …