Sam Chen

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The Chinese secret to living a long life

Known better for gambling than helping you grow into your golden years – Macau unexpectedly holds the secret to a high life expectancy.<p>Ninety-year-old Mr Chan, known around Macau’s Coloane Village as “Fat Suk” or “Rich Uncle”, has practised the same routine every morning for as long as he can …

Real & Simple No. 4: Answers to Your Most Basic Etiquette Questions

List No. 4 of my "most asked" etiquette questions will help you solve more of those pesky dilemmas about dining, communicating, and other puzzling social interactions.<p>• <b>Does the napkin go in your lap the minute you take your seat?</b> If there is no host, yes. If there is a host, wait until that person …

10 things you need to know today

<b>It's Fed day.</b> Thursday could be the day the Federal Reserve raises the Fed Funds rate for the first time since 2006. The highly anticipated interest-rate decision will come at 2 p.m. ET and will be followed by Fed chair Janet Yellen's news conference at 2:30 p.m. ET. The market is pricing in a 32% …

13 Things Every Tea Drinker Needs to Know

For instance, adding milk can help keep your teeth white.<p>There's always more to learn (and love) about the world's most widely consumed beverage.


20+ Fashion Week Sets That Prove Fashion And Interior Design Go Together

One of a million reasons we love Fashion Week.<p>Fashion Month is in full swing, and as much as we love all the *looks* being served, the runways alone have enough style to merit their own show. Here are 25 runway sets from today and years past that can teach you a thing or two about fashion-forward …

Classic Modernist House in Portland Inspires a Lighting and Furniture Line

Rejuvenation's new collection takes cues from John Yeon's 1937 Aubrey Watzek House.<p>For its new lighting and furniture line, dubbed Northwest Modern, Portland-based home goods store Rejuvenation took its inspiration from a local gem. The architect John Yeon designed the Aubrey Watzek House for a …

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7 Ways to Go From a Boss to a Leader

Many people view the terms “boss” and “leader” as interchangeable — but they are vastly different. To determine which one you are, I encourage you to …

A Look Back: All of Our Past Kitchens of the Year

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