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10 Things I Did To Lose 160 Pounds Without Ever Dieting

A wise young employee once told me, “In life, my greatest misfortunes have always led to fortunes.” When I was 340 pounds, at age 25, if you had told …

A Generous Lottery Winner Was Killed By Home Invaders For His Winnings

This is the worst story one can imagine after Powerball madness last month. One particular lottery winner, Craigory Burch, Jr., struck it rich last November in Georgia’s Fantasy 5 jackpot. The 20-year-old man suddenly found himself $434,000 richer. The former forklift driver spent a significant …

United States

Chaming French bulldog is slip slidin' away in the snow

There are those of us who hate wintertime and all that snow. Then there are those of us who, given a chance, would love to hurl ourselves headlong into the snow and slide away forever.<p>This French bulldog is just like that.<p>MORE: Baby and French bulldog born the same day instantly become the best of …

Pets

11. Frontiers (2007)

Proving that French culture isn€™t all Gerard Depardieu movies and Marcel Pagnol adaptations, Frontiers starts off as a blistering social commentary, …

This photogenic cat has conquered the selfie game

This is probably the only selfie-lover who doesn't stress over filters.<p>Manny, the selfie-loving cat, was a stray who entered Instagram user …

Best Money Tips: 40+ Life Skills Everyone Should Learn

Welcome to Wise Bread's Best Money Tips Roundup! Today we found the life skills that everyone should learn, ways to save more money this year, and …

Frugal Living

11 mind-melting photos will make you realize how shockingly small Earth is

Earth feels pretty large, and we feel pretty tiny living on it.<p>But we rarely, if ever, stop to think about the vast beyond. And we should!<p>Former …

Everything you ever wanted to know about skin (but were too busy exfoliating to ask)

Does anti-ageing moisturiser work? Will what I eat affect my skin? And is it ever OK to squeeze a spot?<p><b>Do I really need to cleanse, tone and exfoliate?</b><p>Your skin functions as a protective barrier, preventing pollutants and microbes from entering, and too much moisture from escaping. Using a cleanser …

Skin Care

North Korea's Kim boosts propaganda in praise of nuke test

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — North Korean leader Kim Jong Un looked Monday to milk his country's recent nuclear test as a propaganda victory, praising his scientists and vowing more nuclear bombs a day after the U.S. flew a powerful nuclear-capable warplane close to the North in a show of force.<p>A …

North Korea

Supreme Court weighs union fees for teachers: Is it a matter of free speech?

The outcome of a major case on labor unions before the Supreme Court on Monday may turn on whether the conservative justices adopt a broad view of the free-speech rights of public employees, a position that liberals had favored before.<p>The justices will hear a 1st Amendment challenge brought by …

Marvel Comic Book Characters Unleashed Through Amazing Body Painting Transformations

Superheroes have exceptional, supernatural abilities, but what about us humans? Artist Lianne Moseley is someone with an incredible gift that seems like its own super power–she transforms regular people into living comic book characters! Using makeup and body paint, Moseley is able to contour and …

Comic Books

Sarah Palin hits Obama crying: 'The whole world weeps'

<b>(CNN) —</b> Sarah Palin mocked President Barack Obama in a scathing but brief op-ed following the President's emotional speech Tuesday where he announced his efforts to fight gun violence.<p>"The whole world weeps waiting for American leadership in these troubled times as Islamic savages commit genocide …

Guns

How to Make Carbonara Like a Pro

Carbonara is a creamy, intensely satisfying Italian dish of pasta, eggs, bacon and black pepper. Here are seven reasons to add it to your weekly …

Italian Food

What scientists just discovered in Greenland could be making sea-level rise even worse

Rising global temperatures may be affecting the Greenland ice sheet — and its contribution to sea-level rise — in more serious ways that scientists imagined, a new study finds. Recent changes to the island’s snow and ice cover appear to have affected its ability to store excess water, meaning more …

Global Warming

Cat Returns Home With A Note Revealing She Has A Secret Family

A California man was surprised when his girlfriend's cat came home one day with a note. The note, attached to Nala's collar, said:<p>“I don't know who …

Employment

The Best DIY Detox Juices

It's easy to get your juice fix at home (and way less expensive than a trip to your local juicery).<p>Whether you've resolved to get healthier or just …

Detox

UPS Finally Hit the Mark This Holiday, While FedEx Stumbled Late

CHICAGO - After two consecutive years of problems during its holiday peak package season, UPS delivered on time at Christmas this year while its main rival FedEx had a last-minute stumble that left some gifts undelivered until after the holiday.<p>"It seems like the third time's a charm for UPS," said …

eCommerce

Heartbreaking Drawing by a 13-Year-Old Artist Shows Us Why Orcas Need to Be Free - One Green Planet

There has been a great amount of public debate on the subject of orca captivity in recent years, much of it spurred on by the release of the 2013 …

Green Living

This Easy Pizza Grilled Cheese Is Probably The Most Delicious Thing You Can Make

A story of true love between pizza, grilled cheese, and you.<p><i>Recipe by Lindsay Hunt</i><p>Makes 1<p>2 tablespoons butter, soft<p>2 slices white sandwich bread<p>¼ cup marinara<p>4 slices low-moisture mozzarella cheese<p>2 ounces sliced pepperoni (6 thin slices)<p>Melt the butter in a medium nonstick skillet over medium …

Activists decry plans to revoke citizenship in France

Measures proposed to strip dual citizens of French nationality convicted of terrorism are likely to fuel racism and could open the door to discriminatory practices, activists and human rights groups have said.<p>On Wednesday at a news conference, French Prime Minister Manual Valls unveiled an …

Human Rights

White Chicken Enchilada Casserole

Easy55 mins<p>I’m <i>home!!!</i> I’m home, I’m home, I’m home! And after a fun few weeks traipsing around Europe, a 9.5 hour plane ride with a 1-year-old …

17 Easy Dinners Everyone Should Have In Their Arsenal

Back away from the instant ramen. You got this.

The relationship between UPS and Amazon, its biggest client, is fraying

The Amazon account at UPS is, according to the report, worth around $1 billion (£646 million), making it the company's biggest.<p>Amazon, however, is becoming increasingly unhappy with the rising shipment costs and has been looking to build its own air freight service and is using some of its own …

United Parcel Service

Wells Fargo Conversations

Across generations, retirement is the #1 reason why people are investing. Beyond that, priorities vary.<p>Continue adding to your retirement savings …

The Low-Calorie Apple Cider Vinegar Drink You Need to Try

If you currently have a bottle of apple cider vinegar on your counter, start making the most of its weight-loss and immunity-boosting powers with this simple ACV and honey drink. It's inspired by the Bragg's Apple Cider Vinegar Drink you see on supermarket shelves, and you'll be incredibly …

Cider

The success habit I wish I knew 18 years ago

<i>How the top 2% think. Literally.</i><p>Most people live in a reactive state. They work on stuff until someone distracts them. Then they react to what the …

Orphaned Raccoon Thinks She's a Dog After Being Rescued and Raised by Family with Dogs

Pumpkin the Raccoon may have an adorable face and a family who adores her, but things weren't always easy for the lovable creature. When she was only a month old, Pumpkin fell out of a tree and broke her back leg. To make matters worse, the infant animal was incredibly weak and in need of medical …

Pets

36 Animal Moments That Changed The World In 2015

These are the moments that defined us, that shaped us, that made us who we were in 2015.<p>View this post on Facebook<p>View this post on Facebook<p>View this post on Facebook

Adorable Shar-Pei Puppy Looks Like a Cuddly Teddy Bear

Meet Tonkey, an adorable bear-coat shar-pei who looks more like a stuffed animal than she does pup. The fluffy pooch is just a baby at four months old, but she's already taken the internet by storm with her silly persona and delightful antics. Because she's young, Tonkey is still learning to …

Cute Animals