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Luxury homes, live-in housekeeper and a balmy tropical climate: The three overseas destinations where Aussies can live the 'good life' for just $40,000 a year

Many of us have dreamed about relocating to tropical and exotic climes to escape the stresses and strains of big city life and the associated …

Chiang Mai

Can You Open a Roth IRA for Your Kids?

The short answer is yes, but there are some things you need to know first.<p>If you have kids, thinking about your own retirement may seem like …

Retirement

3 Cheap Big Pharma Dividend Stocks That You Can Buy Now and Hold for Years

If you have a long-term perspective, these big pharma stocks could be just the ticket.<p>One of the greatest enemies of investors is trading too …

Investing

How the Gender Revolution Is Upending Sports

<i>As many societies across the globe undergo gender revolutions, the sports world has found itself caught up in the changes and having to address difficult questions of fair play and inclusion when it comes to transgender and intersex athletes.</i><p>I remember the moment someone told me I threw like a …

LGBTQI

The D-Mask may be the high-tech future of diving and snorkeling

Previous Next<p>1 of 8<p>As with most well-established sports and outdoor activities, the gear used in scuba diving and snorkeling continues to evolve, …

The 25 Most Photogenic (and Breathtaking) Spots in America

From the sky-blue alleyways of Morocco to the hot-air balloons over Cappadocia, our bucket list is <i>beyond</i> full. But you don’t need a passport to see …

Here's How To Do A Tune-Up On A Modern Gasoline Car

Have you ever come across an ad for a used modern car that mentions the vehicle had just received a tune-up? What does “tune-up” even mean in regards …

Automotive Industry

29 TV Deaths From 2017 That Were Completely And Utterly Heartbreaking

🚨 WARNING: A YEAR OF SPOILERS AHEAD🚨

VA failed to report 90% of potentially dangerous medical providers, GAO confirms

WASHINGTON — The Department of Veterans Affairs failed to report 90% of potentially dangerous medical providers in recent years to a national database designed to prevent them from crossing state lines and endangering patients elsewhere, according to the Government Accountability Office.<p>The …

Soft landings: great destinations for first-time travellers

Nothing beats the rush you get waiting on the tarmac for your flight overseas to roll down the runway. There’s the excitement of the unknown, the jitters that come with taking on something new and the anticipation of what’s to come.<p>Whether you’ve already begun to stretch your travel wings or have …

Travelers

A 100-year-old US riot only now being talked about

<b>It's almost 100 years since 19 African-American soldiers were executed following a violent mutiny in Texas. Why is the US only now coming to terms with what happened?</b><p>For decades, no name appeared above the grave of Corporal Jesse Moore, only the number seven.<p>The figure corresponded to noose number …

San Antonio

Former Facebook president Sean Parker: 'God only knows what it's doing to our children's brains'

Facebook has been attacked by one of its founding members for "exploiting a vulnerability in human psychology" and putting children's mental health at risk.<p>Sean Parker, the former president of Facebook who joined Mark Zuckerberg's company in its first months, said the company's founders …

79 Airbnbs That Will Blow Your Mind (Not Your Budget)

There are holiday rentals, and then there are holiday rentals so unique, they’ll make you laugh and squeal with excitement. And, while Airbnb has …

These secret Netflix codes uncover a list of 'hidden' films and TV shows — and it's easy to use them

To access the extra content, all you need to do is add the code for the desired genre or sub genre to the end of the usual Netflix URL.<p>For example, to access the list for "action & adventure," you would add the code 1365, making your URL become: http://www.netflix.com/browse/genre/1365.<p>Niche sub …

TV shows

Best triceps exercises: The only 7 tricep workouts you need to know

Best triceps exercises: The only 7 tricep workouts you need to know<p>While the biceps constitute a sizeable portion of your arms, the triceps comprise …

Workouts

13 Places Where You Can See the Bluest Water in the World

Don’t forget your camera!<p>Sometimes all it takes to re-center and refresh your mind and body is a good day (or week—who are we to limit you) staring …

Everything coming to Netflix, Amazon Prime, and HBO Now in September

Narcos, Gerald’s Game, Transparent, and more<p>The seventh season of HBO’s <i>Game of Thrones</i> is now over, sending the world careening into a hopeless content abyss. At this point, even the summer movie season isn’t around to lend any help. Desperate moments like this make it crystal clear why having …

Entertainment

A Guide To The Rest Of Summer 2017's Netflix Original Series, Specials And Films

Superheroes, coral bleaching, money laundering, Olympic doping — oh my!<p>It’s been known for a while now that Netflix decided to dramatically cut down on the number of non-original streaming titles in order to beef up its original content.<p>In December 2016, the company announced that it intended to …

Green vacations: 10 places that don't cost the Earth

<b>(CNN) —</b> Travelers are more socially and environmentally conscious than ever, seeking to get away safe in the knowledge they've had minimal impact on the planet's resources.<p>With 2017 named as the United Nations' International Year of Sustainable Tourism for Development, the spotlight is even more on …

Costa Rica

20 Streaming Services That Aren’t Netflix, Hulu, or Amazon Prime

From art-house movies to British TV to anime and Bollywood, here is a sampling of the expansive world of (legal) online streaming.<p>It's been 10 years since Netflix first opened our eyes to the world of streaming movies and TV shows directly to our computers. A year later, Hulu and Amazon Prime Video …

Drive Black, Buy Black: The Root Goes on the Blackest Road Trip Ever With Author Lawrence Ross

Meet Lawrence!<p>What’s up, everyone! My name is Lawrence Ross, and if there’s one thing you should know about me, it’s that I love black people. Yeah, …

The 2 big reasons half of older Americans are dying nearly broke

The thinking goes that we work hard now so that we can one day enjoy the fruit of our labors in retirement. But too many Americans are living their …

Passive funds are on pace to eat the entire US stock market by 2030

Index funds are on a roll. Funds that passively track indexes are popular because they’re cheaper than the alternatives run by active money managers, and the robotic, rules-driven funds often outperform their human rivals, too.<p>In fact, passive funds will swallow up the US stock market before too …

Hate Checking Your Portfolio? Try These 3 Stocks

Rich in dividends, stable -- and cheap -- these three stocks will let you sleep at night.<p>We all know the feeling. You hear the rumble of the mail …

Investing

10 Hacks to Make The Most Of Your Netflix Experience

Sometimes all you want to do is curl up, relax, and dive into a great Netflix binge. However, there are ways to make Netflix’s already great and …

LaVar Ball Promptly Shuts Down Female Radio Host Who Accused Him of Being a Bad Dad, a Misogynist

LaVar Ball butted heads with Kristine Leahy Wednesday after she slammed his parenting skills months ago with the on-air tiff ending in Ball …

The Electrek Review: 2017 Hyundai IONIQ EV is the new efficiency champion, end of Prius era?

Last month I had the opportunity to travel to beautiful Durham, North Carolina on Hyundai’s dime to check out the new IONIQ EV and hybrids. The IONIQ, you’ll recall, is a 3 car strategy from Hyundai aimed at the high-efficiency vehicle market traditionally dominated by Toyota’s Prius line.<p>Though …

Why some home buyers are ditching the real estate agent and turning to start-ups

Real estate agents used to be privy to a lot of information that home buyers couldn't obtain on their own.<p>But now property listings, photo galleries, historic sales prices, school ratings and neighborhood crime rates are freely accessible to anyone with just a few clicks. For some assertive buyers, …

Real Estate

White nationalists use Twitter with ‘relative impunity': report

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - White nationalists and self-identified Nazi sympathizers located mostly in the United States use Twitter with “relative impunity” and often have far more followers than militant Islamists, a study being released on Thursday found.<p>People holding mobile phones are silhouetted …

Samsung, LG, & others show off new devices at MWC ahead of Apple’s iPhone 5se event

It’s Mobile World Congress this week in Barcelona, which means most of Apple’s competitors are unveiling their upcoming smartphone lineups that will inevitably compete with Apple’s own 2016 lineup.<p>But while we usually have to wait until the fall for a new iPhone from Apple, this year is different …

Mobile Technology