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Here's The Most Popular Halloween Candy In Each State

Do you live in a Candy Corn state or a Kit Kat state?<p>Americans will spend between $2.1 billion and $2.6 billion on candy this Halloween. But what's the best kind of buy if you're passing it out to trick-or-treaters and party guests?<p>Well, perhaps it all boils down to geographical preferences. …

23 Blackberry Recipes to Convince You It's the King of Berries

All of our best recipes that feature show-stopping blackberries.<p><b>These gorgeous berries of dark red or black—perfect for desserts</b>, salads, syrups, even cocktails—are stunning show-stoppers as either a main ingredient or simple garnish. They're also a "superfood" packed with nutrients. Despite their …

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Emu Australia's Cozy Boots Are Popping Up at Costa Mesa's OC Mix Next Month

LA has been showered with plenty of love from our friends Down Under lately, and now it's Orange County's turn. Starting next month, legit Australian footwear brand Emu is introducing the States to its ultra-comfy boots and more with its first pop-up shop at Costa Mesa's The OC Mix.<p>Set to invade …

'Dior and I' and All the Other Movies Coming to Netflix in November

November includes the extra long weekend over Thanksgiving, so fill the time with something productive — like finally get through all the movies and television shows rotting in your Netflix queue. As new contracts are formed and old expire, the streaming service has introduced a slew of fresh items …

Ditch the Diamonds: Opals Are a Girl’s Best Friend This Fall

“The hues of the opal, the light of the diamond, are not to be seen if the eye is too near,” Ralph Waldo Emerson once said. (You remember Ralph, right? The guy who founded the Transcendentalist movement in the 19th century, and wrote about nature, and hung with Thoreau?) What he means by the above …

Chris Martin's New Girlfriend Annabelle Wallis Has Major Fashion Cred

We don't typically get involved with celebrity relationships because, you know, we don't <i>actually</i> know either party involved, but in the case of Coldplay's Chris Martin and rumored new girlfriend, Annabelle Wallis, we really hope things work out. The British actress seems to love fashion and doesn't …

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McDonald's goes back to basics, sees U.S. sales up for 1st time in 2 years

McDonald's thinks the key to improving its struggling global business is simple: Do less, and do it right. On Thursday there were some early signs that the plan is working.<p>The company's "back-to-basics" strategy — including cutting menu items and improving order accuracy — paid off in the third …

'Halal tourism' emerges as businesses serve Muslim travelers

A rental company in Orlando, Florida, is offering "halal vacation homes" with curtained pool decks and rooms with prayer mats and copies of the Quran. A British company's app lists gourmet restaurants serving halal meat in London and Dubai, while a Boston-based developer's app offers travel guides …

'Jem' review: A sparkly, self-empowering reboot

The beloved 1980s cartoon series "Jem and the Holograms" gets a millennial makeover in the live action film of the same name. Director Jon M. Chu, of several "Step Up" installments, as well as the "G.I. Joe" live action franchise, adapts the kooky cartoon about a girl band with special futuristic …

Sarah Silverman ventures into dark territory in 'I Smile Back'

Like a lot of very funny comedians, Sarah Silverman has easy access to the dark side. The 44-year-old Bernie Sanders supporter came through town last week on a press tour for "I Smile Back," which opens Nov. 6, but took its pre-release bow at the Chicago International Film Festival.<p>Based on Amy …

What to see at Chicago International Children's Film Festival

Get your passports ready! But no, you don't need to wait in line at the post office this time: These passports get issued by Facets (1517 W. Fullerton Ave., www.facets.org), with whimsical stamps issued each time you catch an entry in the Chicago International Children's Film Festival. Running …

U.S. and China Commit to Enact Near Complete Ivory Trade Bans

<b>In response to the joint announcement from China and the U.S. on their commitment to enact nearly complete ivory trade bans in each country, World</b> …

WWF: US-China Climate Announcement Good News for Paris

<b>In response to today’s US-China joint presidential statement on climate change, World Wildlife Fund (WWF) issued the following statement from Lou</b> …

Shell Abandons Drilling in America's Arctic Ocean

After years of searching for oil in the cold and turbulent waters of Alaska’s Chukchi Sea, Royal Dutch Shell has abandoned its plans to drill for the …

More than One Million Sign on to Stop Elephant Slaughter

An unprecedented chorus has spoken for the world’s elephants: More than one million people signed a WWF petition supporting a new proposed rule from …

Conserving Our Oceans through ‘Sea Scout'

In another critical step to protect oceans and conserve marine ecosystems, President Obama announced the development of a new global initiative that …

Hundreds of New Species Discovered in the Eastern Himalayan Region

A sneezing monkey, a walking fish and a jewel-like snake are just some of a biological treasure trove of over 200 new species discovered in the …

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