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‘Super-Size Me 2: Holy Chicken!’ Review: Morgan Spurlock’s Fast Food Sequel Is Both Horrifying and Hilarious — TIFF 2017

A giant "cluck you" to the chicken industrial complex.<p>13 years after he spent a month eating nothing but McDonald’s, “Super-Size Me” director (and …

3 Tax Rules You Should Know by Heart

With the tax deadline rapidly approaching, millions of Americans are scrambling to get their tax returns (or extensions) in by April 18. As you prepare your return, here are three important tax rules to keep in mind. In fact, even if you've already filed, these three rules are so important that you …

These are the only 5 financial accounts you really need

Managing your cash doesn't have to be complicated. In fact, it shouldn't be. The more transparent your finances are, the easier it is to see whether …

Want a piece of the $110-million Wells Fargo settlement? Here's what you need to know

Wells Fargo & Co. this week agreed to pay $110 million to settle a class-action lawsuit over the bank's creation of as many as 2 million accounts that customers didn't authorize.<p>If a judge approves the deal, most of that money will be sent to customers affected by the bank's practices.<p>So how much …

Most Americans failed this eight-question retirement quiz

Getting retirement right is a big deal. Getting it wrong is even worse.<p>The data vary from survey to survey, but we know for a fact that far too many …

Retirement

The US economy is sounding an alarm that everyone is ignoring

It's true that firms have been borrowing less in a sign they are still uncertain about the economy's prospects, despite record-breaking rallies in the stock market.<p>Here's the rationale Trump offered last month for his promise to "do a number" on Dodd-Frank financial-reform rules.<p>"We expect to be …

Hedge Fund Run by Former 'Big Wolf' Trader Delivers 46% Return

Two former associates of billionaire shipping and rig tycoon John Fredriksen are delivering out-sized returns by snapping up distressed and shunned …

17 Simple Tips For Eating Healthier Without Changing Your Whole Damn Life

In case saying goodbye to a bunch of food groups all at once sounds sad and unsustainable.<p>It also bans MSG, sulfites, and carrageenan, additives commonly found in processed foods. Participants are also discouraged from trying to re-create baked foods using Whole30-approved ingredients (so, like, no …

Foods That Promote Healthy Skin | Valet.

Reduce breakouts with probiotics<p>Plenty of people swear by probiotics for digestive health and immunity. But research now suggests that the "good …

Skin Care

Nebraskan Runzas

Make the dough: Combine 3/4 cup warm water (approximately 110 degrees F),the yeast and a pinch of sugar in a large mixing bowl and let sit until …

Baking

5 Great ideas for making money during retirement.

5 Great Home Business Ideas for Retirees<p>Turn Your Knowledge and Experience Into Income After You Retire<p>Updated March 31, 2018<p>While many people look …

Bill Gross on Fed Rate Decision and Bond Market

Billionaire bond investor Bill Gross, a fund manager at Janus Capital, reacts to the decision by the Federal Reserve's policy-setting Federal Open …

3 Best Stocks for Your 401k

Picking investments for your retirement account can be hard, but there are good reasons why two ETFs and one industrial giant deserve investors' …

A 31-year-old who left her 9-5 with $1 million says most people have the same misconception about retirement

In 2014, at age 31, Shen retired from her job as a computer engineer with $1 million in the bank. Now she travels the world with her husband, Bryce.<p>On an episode of Farnoosh Torabi's podcast, "So Money," the blogger behind Millennial Revolution described how she got to $1 million in savings, how …

Why This Town Has a Sweet Solution to Icy Roads

A Rhode Island town has found that using a sugar by-product has numerous advantages over salt and brine.

Here's Everything You Actually Need To Know About Protein

Starting with: WTF is it and what does it actually do?

100 movies on Netflix that everyone needs to watch in their lifetime

It's become harder on the movie front, as Netflix boosts its TV side, but you can put a good dent in some classic films if you have the right guide.<p>That's why we're here.<p>We have searched through all of the latest titles on the streaming giant so you don't have to, and we've put together the 100 …

Netflix Gives Us An Update On The Status Of ‘Making A Murderer’ Season 2

At this point it should be no surprise that a piece of Netflix original programming blew people’s socks off and became a huge hit, but last December it was shocking and almost confusing when a little-hyped documentary series about a Wisconsin crime called <i>Making A Murderer</i> appeared on the streaming …

TV

Understanding demonetisation: Why there’s a war on cash (and you are in the middle of it)

We can’t understand demonetisation and its aftermath if we don’t locate it within the global offensive against cash.<p><i>This is the first part of a</i> …

Woman loses half her body weight after refusing proposal, now looks like Kate Middleton

26-year-old Jennifer Ginley, from England, hasn't always struggled with her weight, but by the time she headed off to university, years of bad eating caught up with her. And now, she's celebrating her fairytale ending.<p>"I'd been a fairly averaged-size child but I was a size 18 by the time I went to …

Family

The state of Android Battery Optimization: it sucks

Ever since our smartphones became thinner and thinner (internals faster and faster, our usage more complex, etc.), battery life has been a concern. …

How to Get Reimbursed for a Delayed Flight

With a whopping 45.2 million passengers expected to travel by air this holiday season, unforeseen setbacks are likely. But this time around, don’t …

Flying

Here's why you should be booking your plane tickets on Sundays

<b>The INSIDER Summary:</b><p><b>• According to a study by Expedia, booking on Sundays yields the cheapest airfare.</b><b><br>• The absolute best time to book is three weeks before your travel date.</b><b><br>• Itineraries with Saturday night stays tend to be cheapest.</b><p>If you thought booking on a Tuesday yielded cheaper airfare, …

$12 gadget brings a mind-blowing experience to any HDTV

Sometimes you across a product that seems odd at first, but then it clicks: this is one of the coolest things you’ve ever seen. Such is the case with …

15 Christmas Dinner Ideas That Are a Little Fancy and Very Festive

Christmas is like clockwork: Thanksgiving passes, and all of a sudden your to-do list gets longer, with menu planning, gift shopping and wrapping, and Christmas tree-decorating. But just because Christmas comes around every year doesn't mean your menu has to. Are you tempted to cook the same …