Andrea Knight

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Why Some Disney Employees Live in Cars, Motels

It costs a family of five about $1,500 for a four-day pass to the theme parks at Disney World near Orlando, Florida. It takes Weston Vlier, who …

Orange Is the New Black Locks Up 3 Creative Arts Emmy Awards

The main Emmy Awards are a little more than a week away, but Netflix upstart <i>Orange Is the New Black</i>has already stolen a march on its big-name …

No timetable for Tony Stewart return

BROOKLYN, Mich. -- Tony Stewart is still grieving over the accident that killed Kevin Ward Jr. last Saturday and there remains no timetable for his …

NASCAR enacts new rule to keep drivers in cars following on-track incidents

Drivers will no longer be permitted to leave their cars following an accident and approach other vehicles circling the track.<p>NASCAR has implemented new rules for drivers to follow when they've been involved in a wreck, following the death of Kevin Ward Jr., who was struck by Tony Stewart in a …

Derrick Rose makes triumphant return as US routs Brazil

CHICAGO — Derrick Rose drove the length of the court and banked a one-handed layup in off the glass as the United Center crowd let out a roar.<p>Just like old times.<p>Playing his first game in nine months, Rose was, understandably, rusty in Team USA's 95-78 rout of Brazil on Saturday night.<p>But he also …

The Single Most Important Habit of Successful Entrepreneurs

Find out how the presence or absence of just one critical habit can determine your business success or failure.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p><i>In his book</i> No B.S. Time Management for Entrepreneurs<i>, business coach and consultant Dan Kennedy reveals the steps behind</i> …

K-Cup coffee prices rising 9%

More bad news for coffee drinkers. First it was Starbucks and grocery store brands. Now, even single-serve packets are getting more expensive.<p>Keurig Green Mountain (GMCR) said Thursday it plans to hike prices by 9% for the K-Cup packets used in its signature brewing system, as well as other single …

Comcast Confessions: why the cable guy is always late

The recording of the “Comcast Rep from Hell” has now been listened to more than 5 million times, sparking a conversation about the largest player in the nation’s cable industry. That debate is a timely one: Comcast is in the process of acquiring the second-largest cable provider, Time Warner Cable, …

Claimed next-gen iPad Air rear shell photos show redesigned speaker, recessed volume controls

In June, photos of purported physical mockups for the next-generation iPad Air (the next full-sized iPad) appeared on the web showing a similar design to the current model, but with some tweaks. Closely mimicking the improved design, images posted to Weibo this weekend purport to show a …

Congress restores consumers' right to unlock phones

Consumers will soon be able to free their cellphones from the grip of wireless carriers thanks to final legislation that Congress passed Friday allowing mobile devices to be unlocked.<p>President Obama said he looked forward to signing the bipartisan measure that cleared the House, which the wireless …

5 Top Industries For Starting A Business

<i>(Another, more recent list of new-business ideas is published here.)</i><p>Have an independent streak? If you’re an American, chances are you do.<p>The U.S. consistently leads developed countries around the world in the rate of entrepreneurship, and 25 million people were in the process of starting or …

'Maverick,' 'The Rockford Files' Star James Garner Dies at 86

LOS ANGELES - Actor James Garner, wisecracking star of TV's "Maverick" who went on to a long career on both small and big screen, has died. He was 86. He was found dead of natural causes at his Brentwood home Saturday evening, Los Angeles police officer Alonzo Iniquez said early Sunday.<p>Officers …

As Superheroes Go Mainstream, Comic Cons Get Corporate

Darren Tompkins attended his first comic convention (or comic con) in Roanoke, Va., back in the mid-1980s. At the time, these gatherings were only for die-hard comic fans — people who might invest in a Batman or Joker costume to wear once a year.<p>"Really, it was just a small ballroom filled with …

'Dog Park' Is One Of The Most Bizarre Games Ever Made And I Can't Wait To Play It

Now, you can add "dog" to the list.<p>That's thanks to a new virtual game called "Dog Park," created by New York-based game designer Kevin Cancienne.<p>The goal of the game is to be a dog. You play, wrestle, dig holes, bounce around, and otherwise act cute. That's the entire point of the game.<p>"'Dog Park' …

The Scariest Home Makeover in Movie History

In honor of Throwback Thursday, were revisiting the before and after of the spooky modern house remodel in the 1988 Tim Burton classic.<p>Beetlejuice, Beetlejuice, Beetlejuice! In honor of Throwback Thursday, we're revisiting the before and after of the spooky modern house remodel in the 1988 Tim …

Dining Rooms

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Beyonce Teases 'Fifty Shades of Grey' Trailer

You won't find the teaser trailer for one of 2015's most anticipated films in any movie theatre. Instead, head to Beyoncé's Instagram page. The …

Eastern Promises

It’s prime time in Seoul, and on the TV in my hotel room a panel of women are conducting a painstaking analysis of facial cleansing wipes. They test and retest the towelettes on the backs of their hands, stretch them, smell them, call on audience members to comment, and nod seriously at one …

Double Trouble! SJP's Adorable Twins are Just as Stylish as Mom

Move over, Mary-Kate and Ashley-- there's a new set of twins in town. Sarah Jessica Parker's adorable twin daughters, Marion Lauretta Elwell and …

Why Tmall is the smartest route into China’s ecommerce market

The challenges that face a western company seeking China online market share are increasing in proportion to the size of the opportunity, and that opportunity grows daily.<p>China passed the 300 million mark in online shoppers last year, representing 25 percent year-over-year growth, while total …

Porcelain Busts Imprinted with Chinese Decorative Designs by Ah Xian | Colossal

<p>Chinese artist Ah Xian lives and works in Sydney where for nearly two decades he has explored aspects of the human form using ancient Chinese craft …

Walmart Suing a Photog’s Widow, Waltons Say They Own the Copyright to His Photos of Their Family

In a copyright battle truly worthy of the David and Goliath designation, it seems that Walmart and its founding family, the Waltons, have filed a …

Paul Pierce's 3-Pointer Gets the Ultimate 'Shooter's Bounce'

Basketball players sometimes get lucky with what they call a "shooter's bounce," where a shot takes a bounce or two before falling through.<p>Paul Pierce, however, got the ultimate "shooter's bounce" on this shot against the Pacers, and his teammates look pretty excited about it. The ball bounces on …

Basketball

Thunder look like new West favorites

OKLAHOMA CITY -- After a few middling weeks that made them susceptible and clearly shook their confidence, the Oklahoma City Thunder sounded a …

A Crazy-Cool Way To Hang Art (That You Probably Haven't Thought Of!)

This insider decor trick not only utilizes every inch, it looks surprisingly chic doing it.<p><b>Want to make bland bookshelfs pop? Hang art on them!</b><p>Interior design by Alex Hitz. Photography by Lisa Romerein.<p>Interior design by Lindsey Bond. Photography Jonny Valiant.<p>Interior design by Alex Hitz. …

Interior Design

What To Put On Your Coffee Table

Coffee tables overflowing with coveted design tomes and objects snapped by some of our favorite tastemakers on Instagram.<p><b>Idea #1:</b> If you have a square coffee table, try stacking two diagonal corners with books and filling the rest of your space with artful objects.<p><b>Idea #2:</b> If you have a colorful or …

The secret mobile addictions of game industry pros

We’ve all been there. Tapping away at a mobile screen and suddenly wondering, “Why am I playing this?” Most likely, it’s because we’re addicted to the just-one-more-go nature of mobile gaming, where two minutes turn to 30 before we know it.<p>GamesBeat reached out to a cross-section of game industry …

Nissan expands free charging for electric Leaf

NEW YORK -- Nissan is making free charging more available and easier for owners of its electric Leaf.<p>It is expanding its "No Charge to Charge" program, which provides two years of no-cost public charging with the purchase or lease of a Leaf. It available in 25 U.S. markets, home to 80% of Leaf …