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Decorating Mistakes We All Make, and How to Fix Them

So now that you've read the first installment of our Design 101 series, are you ready to talk about some decorating no no's? We have all made these mistakes, and I am sure many more are still to come in our decorating journey.<p>But for now, here are some "dont's" we learned to avoid when decorating a …

Japan, SKorea agree to work to resolve WWII sex slave issue

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — The leaders of South Korea and Japan resumed formal talks Monday after a 3½-year freeze and agreed to try to resolve the decades-old issue of Korean women forced into Japanese military-run brothels during World War II.<p>The agreement is a step forward but not a breakthrough. …

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11 Pecan Recipes That Go Way Beyond Just Pie

While pecan pies are all the rage during the holidays, their main ingredient is delicious all year round. With a crunchy texture and a buttery flavor, pecans can be tossed in with almost any dish, sweet or savory, to give it a more complex flavor. Whether you’re looking to up your appetizer game or …

7 Healthy Lunches That'll Keep You Full All Day

We've all had that feeling of disappointment. You know when you're at work or school and it's time to eat your packed lunch and you wolf it down in 5 minutes and you're sad and still hungry? That's the worst. Avoid having that moment ever again by whipping up one of these meals the night before and …

Jennifer Hudson Should Be Required to Sing Everybody’s Fast Food Orders

Singer Jennifer Hudson recently went through a fast food drive-thru with James Cordon, the host of <i>The Late Late Show</i>. As Corden begins to place his order for a burger with fries, Hudson starts soulfully singing every word he says. The word "cheeseburger" has never sounded so beautiful. Go, watch.

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Green Sliders (Spinach, Mushroom, and Beef Mini Burgers)

I didn’t exactly reinvent the wheel with this recipe. I simply modified the one I had for Super Porktastic meatloaf, substituting grass fed ground …

Top Winter Boots: Tivoli Twist, Keen, Bean & 1 More

I saw these on a woman last week and made a note: the COOLEST design for a winter boot in years. With a twisting closure, bright orange soles and …

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International Etiquette for Business Travelers: One Week, One Bag

<i>Q: Dear Diane, I'm not sure what to pack for an upcoming international business trip. I will be gone for one week. M.P. A: Hello M.P., I contacted KAYAK, the world's leading travel search engine, for their expert advice on what not to forget on your international excursion. David Solomito, North</i> …

Pop-the-Question Cupcake

I'm the author of <i>Man Candy and Cupcakes</i> and am sharing my recipe for a Carrot Cupcake that has proven proposal-inducing properties.<p>Are you ready for your significant other to pop the question? Looking for a dessert that will put him or her in the mood to marry? Well look no further. This 6-Carat …

45 Cozy Breakfast Nooks for the Dreamiest Saturday Morning

All you need is a fresh pot of coffee.<p>Cheery paint and plush pillows can make for the sweetest morning moments, whether you're looking to seat a family of six or just the two of you.

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EU court rules that fatness 'can constitute a disability’

EU court ruling means that British bosses will be required to treat obese workers as "disabled" providing them with larger seats, special parking spaces and other facilities<p>Fatness "can constitute a disability" for the purposes of European Union equality at work legislation, Europe's highest court …

Liberty: The Right to Tell People What They Don't Want to Hear

<b>It's Terrorism</b><p>Let's not make a mistake about the terrorism that has just been perpetrated against Americans. An alleged North Korean terrorist blackmail, escalating from a hack of Sony Pictures, has for the first time in memory censored a major film release by an American studio. While we've seen …

40 Boneless, Skinless Chicken Breast Recipes That Are NOT Boring

No dry, flavorless chicken here—you'll want to make everything from crispy cutlets to flavorful soups.<p><b>Chicken breast may be everyone's go-to lean protein</b>—but, man, can it be <i>boring</i>. Too often it's an overcooked afterthought, sautéed and tossed into pasta or tumbled over some greens. Nobody likes …


Is It Really Bad To Order Sushi On A Monday?

Mondays are the pits. After a restorative weekend, you're forced back into reality and you feel like a lab rat stuck in a cubicle, studied for the effects fluorescent light has on skin. So after a <i>looonnggg</i> day at the office, all you want to do is unwind and get some sushi with your girls and weep …

This 19-Year-Old College Student Built an Artificial Brain That Detects Breast Cancer

<i>by Elizabeth Kiefer, TEEN VOGUE</i><p>Brittany Wenger is changing the game when it comes to cancer detection technology -- and, at 19, she's just getting started.<p><i>Brittany Wenger explaining her work to President Obama. You know, casual.</i> | Photo: Getty Images<p>Brittany Wenger is one seriously smart cookie. In …

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How to Season Pork Shoulder Like You Mean It

Can I interest you in some pork shoulder? The exterior crusty and spicy. The meat moist and tender enough to pull apart with your fingers. I thought so. Pork shoulder is the ultimate cut of meat for smoking and grilling, and barbecue cultures as varied as Mexican (<i>cochinita pibil</i>, anyone?), German …


The 20 Funniest Celebrity Tweets of 2014

There's something to be said for a well-timed joke in 140 characters or less.<p><b>1. Anna Kendrick</b><p><b>2. Kat Dennings</b><p><b>3. Zach Braff</b><p><b>4. Lena Dunham</b><p><b>5. Whitney Cummings</b><p><b>6. Kristen Bell</b><p><b>7. Chrissy Teigen</b><p><b>8. Steve Martin</b><p><b>9. Jessica Biel</b><p><b>10. Nicole Richie</b><p><b>11. Mindy Kaling</b><p><b>12. Billy Eichner</b><p><b>13. Rebel Wilson</b><p><b>14. Ellen</b> …

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Living the Label-less Life --> Does this photo appeal to you in its simplicity? See how nothing can be easily traced to a store, brand, or designer? If you love the feeling of such a look, you might be like me in seeking a label-less life.

Dorm Room Ideas That Won't Break the Bank

Send college kids back to campus with stylish (and affordable!) stuff.<p>Send college kids back to campus with stylish (and affordable!) stuff.


Tour A Tiny Home With A Tinier Hot Tub

Even skeptics might be sold on small-space living with this one.<p>The minimalist living trend certainly does not seem to be dying down. There are families of four who live in just over 300 square feet, surprisingly charming buses-turned-hotels, and cottages on wheels. And the latest home we've …

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5 Mansions With Major Dream House Potential

They might not be the prettiest homes on the block, but they're certainly affordable.<p>For anyone who gets weak in the knees over the idea of a fixer-upper, this is for you: All these five mansions, featured on Zillow, need are a little love and care to transform them back to their former glory. With …

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13 Dangerous Household Items You Should Quit Using Immediately

Common items in your home that are putting you at risk.<p>There are many unknown dangers around our home, most of which we have no control over. In a world of "going green" it's hard to tell which products produce a threat to your health and which are simply natural alternatives. Here's a list of …


Protests Against ISIS Across Europe: Pictures