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How to Write a Homebuyer’s Letter to a Seller | Investopedia

One strategy people are using today to stand out from the crowd and compete with all-cash buyers in a hot real estate market is writing a homebuyer’s …

Real Estate

How to know exactly where your spouse is at all times

Phone-tracking is easier than constantly texting for updates, but these apps are only for people with nothing to hide.<p>Tracking your spouse's phone -- or anyone's phone, for that matter -- probably sounds...creepy. But, assuming your relationship is pretty solid and trust-issue-free, tracking …

China is spending over $500 billion to expand high-speed rail

China is planning some serious upgrades to its public transportation system in the next few years. By 2020, the country hopes to have increased its …

Soldiers accuse Belfast 'cabal' of seeking revenge in prosecuting them for murder of IRA gunman

A former soldier who faces prosecution for the murder of a senior IRA gunman has accused a small cabal of seeking “revenge” against him and his colleague.<p>The two former paratroopers face prosecution for the murder of Joe McCann in Belfast, more than 44 years after his death in April 1972.<p>The …

Here's What's Happened to Health Care Costs in America in the Obama Years

Are you better off than you were eight years ago?<p>With the presidency of Barack Obama nearing an end, we felt it was high time to evaluate the impact …

These 10 Cabernets Are Giving Napa a Run for Its Money

Cabernet sauvignon, the alpha grape, dominates in the glass, with powerful red fruit and herbal aromas, and it monopolizes wine lists as well. …

These Are the Top-Rated Sex Toys on Amazon

When you're in the market for a fun new sex toy, narrowing down your options from all the possibilities can be daunting. Fortunately, you've got one very accessible resource to tell you what works and what doesn't: customer ratings. And Amazon has some of the most real-talk reviewers out there.<p>So …

17 Perfect Gifts for the Globetrotter

The globetrotter is a master of efficient travel. From the time he leaves the house to the time he lays down on the king bed at the Mandarin …

SnapPower Guidelight

The SnapPower Guidelight is a replacement for the standard plug-in night light and the hardwired guide lights found on the market. It installs within …

Just wing it! Slow-cooker Buffalo wings and 4 more takes on a favorite Super Bowl snack

You’re serious about your game — and your game snacks. And what goes better with trash talking the opponent’s team during the Super Bowl than wings that are as fired up as you are? Below are five smokin' new recipes to try, from a slow-cooker take on the classic Buffalo wings to one that takes its …

NPR Music's 50 Favorite Albums Of 2014

Was the music of 2014 heavier than usual, or is it just us? When the staff of NPR Music and our member station partners gather to collect our favorite albums of the year, we don't start out with a theme. We don't intend to come to an absolute consensus. We begin with questions: What do you hold …

Tip of the Day: Reachability Lets You Use Your iPhone 6 or 6 Plus One Handed

If you're having trouble accessing items at the top of the screen on your new iPhone 6 or 6 Plus, give your overstretched thumb a break and start using Apple's new Reachability feature to pull the top of the screen within reach.<p>Tapping twice (not clicking) on the Home button will cause the iPhone 6 …

8 Affordable Rental Chalets For Your Next Ski Vacation

Looking for a little bit of winter luxury?<p>These rental homes, all available on HomeAway, are perfect for anyone looking for a little bit of affordable winter luxury.

Skiing

Poison, Government Spies, And Other Theories Surrounding The Death Of Brittany Murphy

The mysteries surrounding the deaths of Brittany Murphy and her husband Simon Monjack have been complicated by all sides. Her mother claims the couple died from natural causes, and that no foul play was involved. The L.A. coroner claims the couple died from the same ailments — anemia and pneumonia. …

In Taiwan, a quest to reach Sun Moon Lake

Taiwan’s most gruelling cycling challenge heads from the depths of the dizzying marble Taroko Gorge to the KOM summit, ending at a green- and blue-hued lake surrounded by leafy hills.<p>Taiwan is a striking natural paradise of forest and parkland. Dotted with hot springs and lakes, the country is …

Get Ski Fit Now

The three most important pre-season exercises you should do now.<p>Author:<p>Connor Davis<p>Publish date:<p>Social count:<p>0<p>0<p>SHARES<p><b>By Connor W. Davis</b><p>Short on time …

How to Use 'Instant Hotspot' On a Mac with OS X Yosemite

With OS X Yosemite, Apple has included a number of Continuity features that improve the integration between iOS and Mac devices. OS X Yosemite includes a feature called Instant Hotspot which allows users to more easily use their iPhone's wireless cellular data connection from their Mac or iPad.<p>With …

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Getting the Most Out of Your Old iPhone

As the weeks pass since the debut of the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus, there are less opportunities to get significant money from your old devices.<p>For those of you who are now using a newest model iPhone, there is no reason to sell your older one for peanuts or shove it into a drawer. Get creative, …

First time Los Angeles: discover the best of the City of Angels

People think they know Los Angeles, even, sometimes especially, if they’ve never been: a land of starstruck dreamers, Tinseltown magic, traffic-numbed freeways, silicone-inflated bimbos and jacked-up himbos.<p>But dig deeper and your first trip will be a lot more surprising – and rewarding. America’s …

Out-of-Towners' Guide to Minneapolis-St. Paul

Becca Dilley, Brenda Johnson, Crystal Liepa / Heavy Table<p>Welcome to the Twin Cities! Don’t know where to find interesting, high quality food and …

Minneapolis-Saint Paul

The 16 Best Places to Live in the U.S.: 2014

You cast more than 1.5 million votes in our biggest Best Town Ever contest to date. One town may have triumphed, but you loved 15 other amazing places, too—from Burlington Vermont to Anchorage Alaska.<p>But before we reveal the winner, a word on our rankings.<p>This list is ordered by the number of votes …

Best Countertops for Busy Kitchens

Replacing a scratched, scorched, stained, or just plain unattractive countertop can transform any kitchen. Happily, there are lots of options in a …

25 Minimalist Wallets that Fit the Bill

<b>Editor’s Note:</b> This post has been updated to reflect new selections for 2015. <i>Additional Contribution by Nick Caruso.</i><p>Call them what you want — card …

The Best BBQ Joints in Memphis

In the U.S., Southern barbecue was originally cooked in earthen pits, mostly by African-American men, who stoked fires with hickory logs, swabbed whole hogs with vinegar, and tended them in a swirl of smoke for long hours.<p>As 20th-century jobs shifted from farms to factories, those pit masters moved …