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Stuffed French Bread Recipe

<b>You’ll Need:</b><p>1 loaf of french bread.<br>1 pound of lean ground beef.<br>2 tbsps of finely chopped onion.<br>½ cup of chopped celery.<br>1 tsp of minced garlic.<br>1 can …

Balloon in Morning Mist over Lake Hayes

Here are some quick aerial vignettes from this week out taking photos with our workshop of photo adventuring! We visited a ton of locations, but we …

Shailene Woodley Heads to Capitol Hill to Raise Awareness About Food Stamps and Healthy Eating—Here's Why

“I think of myself as a human being who wants to make a difference and who wants to create a world that is different for future generations to be …

Save the Children

Life on the line in Venezuela as economic crisis worsens

CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) — The people waiting for hours in front of the drugstore were dazed with heat and boredom when the gunmen arrived.<p>The robbers demanded a cellphone from a 25-year-old in black shorts. Instead of handing it over, Junior Perez took off toward the entrance to the pharmacy. Eight …

After twin sisters plummeted off a Hawaii cliff, one died. The other was charged with murder.

At the beginning of the decade, Alison and Ann Dadow were well-known yoga entrepreneurs who drove matching Porsches, as identical as they were, around West Palm Beach, Fla. In late May, the 37-year-old twins plunged over the edge of a cliff in Hawaii and fell 200 feet in a Ford Explorer, which …

Burger King is bringing out a new weapon to beat McDonald's and Taco Bell in the fast-food breakfast battles

The fast-food chain launched the Egg-Normous Breakfast Burrito on Tuesday, reports Bloomberg.<p>The new menu item seems to target extremely-hungry morning customers, as it is packed with sausage, bacon, eggs, hash browns, cheese, and spicy cream sauce and wrapped in a flour tortilla. Locations across …

Everything Scientists Know About Male Multiple Orgasms (Yes, They’re Real!)

A new review reveals how common they are, why they occur, and how you can have them, too<p>Women don’t have a monopoly on multiple orgasms: Up to 10 percent of men have had them, too, according to a new Canadian review on the subject.<p>“Some men are multi-orgasmic from the first time they experience …

Want a Brain That's 7 Years Younger? Science Says Do This

The brains of people who do this activity appear years younger than their actual age, a new study shows.<p>If you want to feel younger, there's no substitute for healthy living and hitting the gym (though a flattering haircut and a fun night out can't hurt). But what if you want to <i>think</i> younger?<p>Our …

Here's how 4 brilliant sci-fi authors see the end of the world

But I have to confess this to you: Sometimes, the exercise of disappearing into a fictional story about how our world might end is just pure fun for me. It lets me think about the hard realities likely headed our way from the comfortable remove of an imaginary story. From that perspective, the …

Climate

Massive oil theft by pirates costs Nigeria $1.5 billion every month

Depressed oil prices, rampant corruption, and pipeline vandalism are only parts of Nigeria’s oil problem. It’s now losing a massive 400,000 barrels of crude daily to pirates in the Gulf of Guinea, an amount equal to the entire daily export capacity of its Forcados terminal.<p>Overall damage from …

Venezuelans lose sleep to save electricity

<b>Venezuelans lost half an hour of sleep on Sunday when their clocks moved forward to save power, as the country grapples with a deep economic crisis.</b><p>The time change was ordered by President Nicolas Maduro as part of a package of measures to cope with a severe electricity shortage.<p>The government …

Family of Missing Florida Teen Perry Cohen Speak Out Against Claims They Hid Information: 'All We Want Is the Truth'

The family of Perry Cohen, one of two Florida teens – both 14 – that have been missing at sea since July, dispute allegations that they withheld …

The golden age of investing is over: get used to Wall Street's 'new normal'

We’ve become accustomed to exceptionally high returns in recent decades – but they were the exception, not the rule, as a new report explains<p>It’s a question that has haunted the minds of high-flying financiers, self-help authors and regular Americans for decades: what’s the best way to make money …

Investing

2006: a space oddity – the great Pluto debate

Long known as the ninth planet, Pluto was downgraded in 2006, sparking a scientific spat that raises basic questions about how we understand the universe<p>Imagine that you have nurtured an ambition for 25 years to head up an expedition to the last unexplored planet in the solar system. You’ve worked …

Weird

9 Investing Questions You're Too Embarrassed to Ask

You can't build wealth through investing if you never get started. And sometimes, getting started is just a matter of overcoming your fear of asking …

Investing

Kay Jewelers Might Have Ruined Your Ring. Here’s What You Need to Know

16 Simple Kitchen Skills Every Frugal Person Should Master

Would you rather eat out than cook? You aren't alone. In fact, owing greatly to the availability of fast food, frozen food, and convenience food, …

Frugal Living

Flashback Friday: The 107 Best Breakfast Hacks to Start Your Day Off Right

If breakfast is the most important meal of the day, then it should also be your best, most delicious meal of the day. Why not start the day off …

Breakfast

5 International Destinations You Can Visit for $50 a Day

If you think you can't explore breathtaking and exotic places on a budget, think again. Here are five beautiful destinations where you can travel and …

Frugal Living

Venezuela: More pay and less sleep as economic crisis hits hard

A 30 percent rise in the minimum wage, announced by Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro on Saturday night, may seem like a wholly positive move.<p>It takes effect, after all, on May 1, International Workers Day.<p>Yet this, the latest in a series of wage hikes, comes amid rampant inflation and critics …

The most bizarre things flight attendants have seen in their line of duty

From experiencing the thrill of adventure to taking amazing vacations at little or no cost, there are a lot of unique perks to being a flight …

Cure for HIV possible as scientists snip virus from cells

A cure for HIV and AIDS may be on the horizon after scientists proved they can snip away the virus from infected cells and prevent the disease ever returning.<p>The HIV virus attacks and kills immune cells leaving patients highly vulnerable to other infections.<p>But scientists in the US have shown it is …

Genetics

7 rookie investing mistakes — and how to avoid them

In the wake of the Great Recession, being a little wary of Wall Street is understandable. But it shouldn't keep you from investing in the stock market. In fact, not investing means you may be missing out on one of the greatest instruments for wealth-building out there.<p>But steering clear of stocks …

Investing

Take a Tour of Elvis Presley's Graceland

See how The King lived—and what you'll pay to get a taste of his lifestyle.<p>Graceland was Elvis Presley’s sanctuary in the city he called home: …

The Secret Way To Get a Super Cheap Cellular Plan

It turns out there’s an under-the-radar way to shave serious money off your monthly cellular bill — if you’re willing to make a sacrifice.<p>T-Mobile …