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Armed group not ready to end wildlife refuge occupation

BURNS, Ore. (AP) — The leader of an armed group occupying a national wildlife refuge to protest federal land management policies said Friday he and …

Forests

10 Things To Tell Your Daughter When She’s Grown

You are not unique.<p>Sure, I don’t like how this sounds one bit when taken out of context. When I say “you are not unique” I don’t mean you are not …

Top 10 Better Money Habits You Can Build This Year

The start of the year is a great time to review and revamp our financial plans, including common resolutions like "save more money" or "pay down …

Do I Really Need to Buy Travel Insurance?

Dear Lifehacker,<br>Every time I buy a plane ticket, the airline or travel agency asks if I want to add on travel insurance. Is this really worth it? …

9 Easy Ways to Make Your Home Look Like A Million Bucks

Spruce up your home decor without draining your wallet<p>New York-based home stager, Cheryl Eisen, shares her best ideas for creating stylish interiors. After years of designing spaces for high-end real estate companies, she's spilling the beans on how you can spruce up your home decor without …

How To Make Your Wedding Look Like A Million Bucks

Planning your wedding is fun and making it just what you would like can make it all the more fun. Having a DIY wedding can make it possible for you …

This Peel-Off Gel Manicure Kit Will Change Your Life

We love the shiny finish and long-lasting wear of a gel manicure, but the removal process can be just that, a process. Whether you opt to soak your …

Chrissy Teigen Reveals Her Instagram Selfie Philosophy (and Why She Doesn't Take Them)

Not only is Chrissy Teigen utterly gorgeous, but she also takes some incredible <i>and</i> hilarious Instagram photos. While her feed is loaded with …

Throwin' Shade! 8 Stars Giving Side-Eye

Whether you're confused, annoyed, frustrated, or just plain pissed off, there's no better way to say it than with a <b>side-eye</b>. For all those who don't know, a side-eye is the act of throwin' shade at someone -- without even opening your mouth.<p>From <b>Demi Lovato</b> to <b>Bella Thorne</b>, these eight stars are pros …

10 Lies Your Hairstylist Tells you

Well, we hate to be all dramatic, but you've probably been lied to. Hair myths are one thing, but in our experience, it seems that some hairstylists throw around commands and rules that we should maybe just take with a splash of salt (spray). To get down to the bottom of it, we asked a few of our …

Use Your Hourly Wage to Tackle or Outsource To-Dos

There are several chores you can outsource, but you need to be sure you aren't spending more than what the job is worth to you. Once you know your …

Add Space Where You Need It The Most With L-shaped Sofas

The <b>L-shape</b> is often encountered in most interior designs, whether it’s in the form of a sofa, a desk or a shelf. It allows you to create more space …

Yes please!

I'm crushing on herringbone pattern tiling. Seeing it, wanting it, figuring out where I can put it in my house. By Bureaux.

32 Truly Frightful, Totally Delicious Halloween Cookie Recipes

Florentines may look as lacy and delicate as a spider’s web, but they're very simple to prepare. The heat of the oven does most of the work, transforming mounds of the dough into thin, crisp, nutty cookies. Just add a fanciful drizzle of chocolate, and they’ll disappear before you can say, "Boo!"

Recipes

A house made with only Pallets. And the plans for it cost $75

Amazing, but true. And you can actually order one now!<p>This fantastic pallet home, built by i-beam designs, and it’s plans costs only $75. But what is …

Sustainability

Learn the Basics of Photography with This Interactive Chart

Even the best camera is only as good as the photographer's skills. The "Where to Start" interactive chart guides beginners to learn about the basics …

Healthy Flu Fighting Foods

6 Foods That Help Fight the Flu<p>They're the next best thing to getting your flu shot<p>Getting your flu shot isn't the only way you can help prevent the flu. What you eat can also help lower your odds of coming down with a nasty bug, says Rachel Berman, R.D., health content manager for About.com. Check …

Ghoulishly Glowing Cupcakes

Hey Everyone!! I’m just gonna start out by saying, I am so stinking excited about this recipe! A couple of weeks ago I had a follower e-mail me about …

11 Ways to Use Honey to Get More Gorgeous Skin, Hair, and Nails

<b>1. Moisturizing Mask</b><p>Honey is a natural humectant, meaning it draws moisture from the air into the skin and ensures it's retained it in the layers where it’s needed most for penetrating, long-lasting hydration.<p><b>Try it:</b> Spread one teaspoon raw honey on clean, dry skin, and let sit for 15-20 minutes. …

The No-Equipment Move That Tones Your Legs and Butt

Any sort of explosive motion—like a squat jump—helps you maintain and build fast-twitch muscle fibers. And while you can't see them, you really need to keep these around. Fast twitch muscle fibers are what help you generate power, an ability people lose quickly—at twice the rate of muscle …

The 7 Best Exercises for Women Who Wear Heels

Exercise 1 Rocking Down Dog<p>Start on your hands and knees. Pull your butt up to the ceiling while you straighten your arms and legs <b>(A)</b>. Lifting at the heel, pedal your feet up and down <b>(B)</b>. Alternate feet and try to get your heel to the floor. Pedal 10 times per foot.<p>Exercise 2 Calf Stretch<p>Stand at …

Kettlebell Cardio Workout

The Strength-Training Workout that Doubles as Cardio<p>Combine the two—and get out of the gym faster!<p>Shutterstock<p>Swinging kettlebells doesn't just pump up your biceps. Kettlebell workouts can raise your heart rate enough to count as cardio, according to a small new study in the <i>Journal of Strength and</i> …

Yes, You Can Create a Spa in 42 Square Feet

Combining hotel chic and Japanese Zen<p>This luxurious Dallas, Texas, retreat — in only 42 square feet — combines hotel chic and Japanese Zen. Amanda Reilly designed a bathroom whose effect is pure serenity.

Take the tour! Heather's 516 sq ft Hell's Kitchen apartment with amazing city views (and lots of style) --> http://on.apttherapy.com/BCKoL8 "From the well curated selection of furniture spanning a variety decades and styles, to the customized stripes on the walls (a DIY done with paper and paint) to the chalkboard wall in the dining area, Heather's home is pure design inspiration."

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35 Protips For AMAZING Sex! (NSFW)

Found on AskReddit.<p>Gentlemen- If the position allows for it, look your lady in the eyes for that initial thrust- it’s near guaranteed to get her …

These 5 Yoga Moves Will Save You From Back Pain

The key to preventing back pain is to strengthen your core and release tension and tightness in the muscles around your upper and lower back. Plus, …

The Exercise That Works the MOST Muscle Groups

One move, so much sweat<p>Looking for a one-and-done exercise move? Meet the burpee. It works the most muscle groups from head to toe, says <i>Women's Health</i> fitness director Jen Ator, C.S.C.S., so it’s a crazy-effective strengthener that will seriously get your heart rate up. Watch as Ator shows you how …

The Best Way to Cut Mangos

The injury-free technique you need to start using ASAP.<p>Mangos taste amazing, but they're a tricky—and potentially dangerous—fruit to dig into. (Mango cutting-related accidents actually send lots of people to the ER!) Blame the awkward shape of both the fruit and the pit inside of it.<p>To avoid a …