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Why China Likes Ultra-Risky Exchange-Traded Funds

By<p>Sept. 21, 2018 2:53 p.m. ET<p>One man’s dangerous investment is another’s opportunity.<p>Leveraged and inverse exchange-traded funds have been the bane …

ETFs

5 ways you're destroying your glass stovetop

Glass-ceramic electric stovetops are popular because they are easier to wipe down than a gas or electric coil stove.<p>But, if you have one of these stoves, be careful with what you use to wipe it and how you do it. A bad decision can lead to permanent appliance damage. Here's what to avoid and …

Cleaning

What to Cook This Week

Good morning. Melissa Clark didn’t invent the sheet-pan dinner, but she did introduce a lot of people to the concept. (And our colleagues at Wirecutter determined the very best sheet pan to buy.) I asked Melissa once how many sheet pans a person needed to have, to be well equipped in the kitchen. …

Recipes

The Lymphatic System: What It Does — And How To Keep Yours Healthy

As an integrative physician, I've long been intrigued by the power and strength of the lymphatic system. But it's not something most people are …

Immune System

Inside ‘world’s most expensive and biggest home’ with three helipads, a 50-seat theatre and 600 staff

<b>WHO lives in a building like this? The planet’s richest man that’s who.</b><p>Mukesh Ambani’s 27-storey home is the world’s first apartment estimated to …

Royal Family

4 Anti-Inflammatory Crockpot Recipes You Should Make This Week To Kickstart Fat Loss

Busy nights call for easy solutions, especially when it comes to making dinner. Those who get home late from a long day of work know that slow cooker …

Slow Cookers

3 Small-Cap Marijuana Stocks That Could Be Humongous Winners

Forget the big Canadian marijuana stocks with ridiculous valuations. These small-cap stocks focused on the U.S. market look way more …

Florida

I Did 50 Push-Ups a Day For 2 Weeks, and Here's What My Arms Look Like

Push-ups are freaking hard for me. I've been doing CrossFit for over a year and still, when there are push-ups in the WOD (workout of the day), I really struggle. One message I get from my coaches is that if something is hard for you, it means you need to work on it more. I took that advice to …

Workouts

Mediterranean diet could lower stroke risk, especially for women: Study

Can following a Mediterranean diet lower the risk of stroke? A new study says possibly -- and especially for women.<p>Mediterranean diets, which …

Mediterranean Diet

Frank Sinatra's Villa Maggio

Built in 1967 and named for his character in <i>From Here to Eternity</i>, Frank Sinatra's Villa Maggio is as personal a home as you'll find. The five-acre …

Coachella Valley

Tropical Storm Kirk gaining speed in Atlantic

<b>(CNN) —</b> As forecasters warn of more dangerous flooding in the Carolinas from Hurricane Florence's torrential rainfall, they're also keeping an eye on Tropical Storm Kirk in the Atlantic.<p>Kirk reached tropical storm-strength Saturday and was cruising west at about 21 mph, the National Hurricane …

Tropical Storms

3 Ways to Approach Retirement More Confidently

Worried about retirement? Here's how to improve your outlook.<p>Though retirement can be an exciting milestone to look forward to, for many older …

Retirement

More Than 22 Million Illegal Aliens In U.S., Study Finds

A new study by two Yale professors and an instructor at MIT puts the number of illegal aliens in America at 22.1 million -- more than twice previous …

Yale School of Management

The 10 Best Things You Can Do When Loading the Dishwasher — Cleaning Tips from The Kitchn

It may be a cliché, but I'll admit that my husband and I have had actual arguments over how to load the dishwasher. Turns out, we've both been wrong …

The Most Ingenious (and Easy) Way to Clean a Slow Cooker

I love a slow cooker. I inherited mine from a friend a few years ago (it's an older version of this). It's amazing and probably will be for decades …

Slow Cookers

Why The Mid-Term Elections Mean Stocks Will Surge

Smart investors should consider buying stocks now.<p>The reason is that the market usually does far better in the fourth quarter (October through December) in years when there is a midterm election than when there is not one, new research shows.<p><b>History biased towards investors</b><p>During years when there …

S&P 500

Microsoft Surface family: Rumored specs, features, leaks, price, release date

On Oct. 2, Microsoft will try to steal the spotlight from Apple and Amazon, and the zillion products they collectively announced in September -- and get ahead of whatever Google has planned for its upcoming event on Oct. 9 (hint: it's the Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL).<p>According to the latest industry …

Surface Pro

Your Social Security Benefits Will Probably Increase Next Year, but What Sort of Difference Will That Actually Make?

The good news: Social Security likely will go up in 2019. The bad news: You might still struggle financially.<p>Last week, my colleague and personal …

Social Security

Coaches Poll top 25: Texas makes big move in college football rankings after beating TCU

This new slate of college football rankings has both Kentucky and Texas in the top 25<p>Two of the biggest winners on a wild Week 4 Saturday in college …

College Football

‘We’re THROWING OUT over a 1,000 YEARS of law saying we presume the innocent of the accused’

Jonah Goldberg nails the problem with the Kavanaugh accuser in this short clip from Meet the Press this morning, and democrats follow it up with the …

Meet the Press

Lindsey Graham: FBI And DOJ Waging ‘Bureaucratic Coup’ Against Trump

11:45 AM 09/23/2018<p>South Carolina Sen. Lindsey Graham asserted Sunday that the Department of Justice and FBI are waging a “bureaucratic coup” against …

Lindsey Graham

This Tiny Caribbean Nation Has a Big Plan To Ban Plastics and Styrofoam

In recent months, cities across the globe have turned their backs on single-use plastics like bags and straws.<p>Now, the Caribbean nation Dominica is …

Hurricane Maria

Top 10 Features of Apple Watch Series 4

Video<p>By<p>Apple Watch Series 4 marks the the first redesign to Apple's popular wearable. AppleInsider walks through the top ten features to set it apart …

Apple Watch

California has more National Parks than any state. Here are hidden gems you must see at every one.

It's hard to write about the California wilderness without reverting to clichés or John Muir quotes. The undeveloped lands of the Golden State are sublime in their variety, shocking in their breadth and generally defy generic descriptions.<p>One must, truly, see the state's sprawling nature for …

National Parks

The Best Mai Tais in Honolulu

While it remains a debate as to where the mai tai was first introduced--Don the Beachcomber or Trader Vic's--there's no disputing where this iconic …

Boating

Granite Is No Longer the Most Popular Countertop—Here’s What Designers Think

Engineered quartz is the new king of the kitchen.<p>If you’re thinking about renovating your kitchen in 2018, you may want to rethink that marble …

Kitchens

6 Stuffed Pastas for All the Ravioli Fans Out There

<i>It's Italy Week! All week long, we're celebrating all things Italian with our partner Lagostina. Stay tuned for more great recipes, stories, and travel tips.</i><p><i>Pasta ripiena</i> (stuffed pasta), once an aristocratic dish, is still made by hand all over Italy. You could call them <i>ravioli</i>—the very first …

Pasta

Here’s What It Means If Your Knee Just Won’t Stop Popping

Whether your knee, shoulder, or some other body part has been popping since you can remember or the noise is more of a recent development, you’ve …

Mayo Clinic

Tangy Fruit Salad | Gordon Ramsay

Tesla Version 9 update: getting closer to release, now fixes one of the biggest issues with Model 3 UI, and more

Tesla’s version 9 software update is expected to be the automaker’s most extensive update in two years and recent leaks showed that it appears to be behind in the development process.<p>We have learned that the update is finally getting closer to release with a look at the latest build with new …