Lisa Jane

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10 Awesome Slow Cooker Recipes That’ll Make You Hungry

ADVERTISEMENT<p>1) Slow Cooker Chicken Spaghetti (1 of 10)<p>ADVERTISEMENT<p>Did you know you can make spaghetti in the crockpot? You’re welcome. We just …

Bush on Trump: You can't insult your way to the White House

Watch the full interview with Jeb Bush on "The Lead" with Jake Tapper at 4 p.m. ET<p><b>Washington (CNN) —</b> Jeb Bush said Thursday that Donald Trump cannot insult his way to the presidency, a reference to controversial remarks Trump made about Carly Fiorina's looks that were published in a recent magazine …

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dry shampoo.JPG<p>Like a lot of people, I’ve been shampooing less.<p>I have naturally curly, color-treated hair, and my stylist says that shampooing too …

9 Easy Italian Recipes Your Family Will Love

Everyone loves Italian. From homemade pasta sauces to homemade bread, these recipes are serious family pleasers.<p><b>1. Homemade Tomato Sauce with Basil</b><p>Jarred tomato sauce is fine in a pinch, but if you've got a little extra time, this homemade sauce is totally worth it. <b>GET THE RECIPE</b><p><b>2. Parmesan Crusted</b> …

The haunting of Shirley Jackson: Was the gothic author's life really as bleak as her fiction?

Twenty years ago, Laurence Jackson Hyman found a shabby box on his porch. There was no sign of who had left it, nor a return address. After hours of …

Books

No more soggy veg: how to keep your food fresher for longer

With the amount of wasted food in the UK reaching shocking new highs, Sue Quinn tells us how to keep our food fresh and waste less<p>The figures are hard to swallow. Every year, we throw out 15 million tonnes of food in the UK – and half of it comes from our homes. But why do we bin so much? One major …

If Robots 'Speak,' Will We Listen? Novel Imagines A Future Changed By AI

Louisa Hall was a nervous speaker when she was little. At school, kids teased her and said she talked like a robot.<p>"I think I was just so nervous that I kind of couldn't put any real animation in my voice," she tells NPR's Arun Rath. "But ever since then I've kind of looked at robots or looked at …

Artificial Intelligence

19 Outstanding Words You Should Be Working Into Conversation

There are some of our favorite words that appeared in <i>mental_floss</i> stories in 2011. Some are foreign words. Others come from medical dictionaries. And …

U.S. Army

Looking through the veil of the niqab

In a series of photographs, Associated Press photographer Hassan Ammar points his lens through the veil of a niqab, which is worn by some conservative Muslim women. The cloth allows women to follow a strict interpretation of their religious beliefs by preventing others from seeing their faces.<p>This …

L's review of The Good House

This book certainly started out well, building plenty of suspense, in fact the story was almost less horror or ghost story, than suspense, with a …

Why That $9.84 Charge On Your Card May Be Cause For Alarm

If your credit or debit card has been charged an inexplicable $9.84 in the last few months, it may very well be in the hands of fraudsters.<p>On Friday, the Better Business Bureau issued a fraud alert, warning consumers to check their bank statements for "unexplained charges of $9.84."<p>"Scammers are …

'I want to hurt the women who took my husband'. Meet the forgotten victims of prostitution

When it comes to 'victims' of the sex industry, there's one group of women who are rarely mentioned - the deeply shocked wives and girlfriends of men who pay for sex. Author Vesna Main spoke to some of them to find out about blame and obsession<p>“I was stunned. I made him repeat it in case I had …

Relationships

6 Ways To Be More Frugal and Save Thousands

Shares 2.7K<p>Sometimes I'm called cheap, other times I'm called frugal, and occasionally I am called a frivolous spender.<p>It's funny how different my …

10 Quick Bread and Biscuit Recipes That Bake in a Flash

I make a lot of slow cooker soups and stews for dinner, but — alone — they never quite feel like a full meal. Over time, I've learned a great variety …

Woman who allegedly ran her granddaughter to death over lie about candy could face death penalty at trial

GADSDEN, Ala. — A witness said a woman on trial for capital murder in her granddaughter’s death made the girl run and carry sticks outside their …

New fanged frog 'gives birth to tadpoles'

<b>For the first time, frogs have been seen giving birth to tadpoles.</b><p>Most frogs lay eggs and although some species give birth to froglets, newborn tadpoles are new to science.<p>This species of fanged frog lives on Sulawesi Island in Indonesia, and zoologists had chased it for decades because they …

To Sleep, Perchance to Dream -- Using Technology

Dreampad delivers sound through vibration, and eases sleeping, Katie finds.<p>Remember sleep? You know, that thing you used to do on Saturday mornings when you were a teenager? One nine-month-old baby later, and my memories of a good night’s sleep are fuzzy, at best.<p>For the past week, I’ve been …

The Week in Review: Value of Sleep

We blame it on laziness, too much socializing or a late bedtime, but there is also some science involved in why teens just can’t wake up in the …

The world's most intriguing lists

What demands did Einstein send his wife? What did Galileo buy on his weekly shop? What was on Houdini's rider? Shaun Usher introduces the world's most intriguing lists<p><b>Since we first began walking the Earth, human beings have been creating lists of one kind or another. A world without them would, I</b> …

Hundreds line up in Etobicoke to buy new Rob Ford bobblehead

If you still want to buy a bobblehead of Toronto Mayor Rob Ford-- but haven't been able to get your hands on one yet -- you are in luck.<p>The third …

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