Amber Michelle Marshall

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German Bell Christmas Ornament & Tassel DIY

It was fun showing the ladies in my craft class how to make a German Bell ornament and tassel during our "Let's Get Crafty" session recently. It's so …

Soundproof Your Rental Bedroom in Under 10 Minutes

If you're in a rental apartment, the last thing you want to do is pay a lot of money to make it livable. Perhaps the only thing worse is pissing off …

How to Photograph Lightning - the Ultimate Guide

If someone told me I could only take pictures of one thing for the rest of my life – I’d think about it for awhile, and then choose lightning. …

Holocaust experts work to preserve WWII-era items

JERUSALEM (AP) — With survivors dying in growing numbers and their live testimonies soon to be a thing of the past, Holocaust commemoration efforts …

New York Fashion Week Street Style: What The Best-Dressed Men Wore

While we love pinning street style photos of ladies sporting covetable heels and statement clutches, we are also inspired by the men who show up to fashion week dressed to the nines.<p>It's not so much about <i>who</i> they are wearing, but <i>how</i> they are wearing certain pieces -- a guy in a suit he purchased …

Bill Nye Fights Back

How a mild-mannered children’s celebrity plans to save science in America—or go down swinging.<p><i>Photographs by F. Scott Schafer</i><p>Let’s say that I am, through my actions, doomed, and that I will go to hell,” Bill Nye said. He was prepping for a Super Bowl party and making pizza dough from a recipe given …

Watching TV Together Is Good For Your Relationship

Well, that's what "the Companionator" says, anyway.<p><b>You know those times</b> you just want to sit around and watch TV, but your significant other hounds you to get off the couch? Well, here's some ammo for the next battle: it turns out that watching TV together may actually good for you. <i>Awww</i>.<p><i>The</i> …

The trippy GIFs of Zolloc

Hayden Zezula, designer and animator based in Austin, creates graceful and immersive worlds within the limitations of the animated GIF.<p>To create the …

Black Sunrise - Burning Man Sunrise 2014

The Fists of Theodore Roosevelt | The Art of Manliness

As Teddy Roosevelt is the patron saint of the Art of Manliness, I am of course really looking forward to watching Ken Burns’ new documentary on his …

Neanderthal 'artwork' found in Gibraltar cave

<b>An engraving found at a cave in Gibraltar may be the most compelling evidence yet for Neanderthal art.</b><p>The pattern, which bears a passing resemblance to the grid for a game of noughts and crosses, was inscribed on a rock at the back of Gorham's Cave.<p>Mounting evidence suggests Neanderthals were not …

Before & After: A Faux Wood Cabinet Gets the Midas Touch

We've all seen them before: those sort of faux-wood furniture pieces that aren't exactly screaming style but could still function in your space if …

I can take Kiev in two weeks, Vladimir Putin warns European leaders

The Russian president is reported to have boasted his forces could sweep into Kiev in a fortnight if he wanted to as Nato announced it would build a new “spearhead” rapid reaction force<p><b>Vladimir Putin</b> has boasted to European leaders that his forces could sweep into Kiev in two weeks if he wanted.<p>The …

This House Was Purchased for $1

Is this the biggest real estate steal ever?<p>Here's a makeover you won't believe: A historic house in Memphis was sold for a buck and turned into a bed and breakfast within a year. Jose and Jennifer Velázquez had dreams of opening their own B&B, and after 24 years they found the perfect place — The …

Real Estate

3 who raped journalist in India sentenced to death

NEW DELHI (AP) — An Indian court on Friday sentenced to death three men who raped a photojournalist inside an abandoned textile mill last year in …

U.S. Warns China Not To Attempt Crimea-Style Action In Asia

(Adds comment from Chinese foreign ministry)<p>By David Brunnstrom<p>WASHINGTON, April 3 (Reuters) - China should not doubt the U.S. commitment to defend its Asian allies and the prospect of economic retaliation should also discourage Beijing from using force to pursue territorial claims in Asia in the …

5 Dead After Powerful Quake Strikes Off Chile's Coast

A powerful earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 8.2 struck off the coast of Chile tonight, strong enough to be felt nearly 300 miles away in …

Calculators banned in 'tough' new primary school exams

The Department for Education reveals that SATs tests for 11-year-olds will be dramatically toughened up from 2016, with a ban on calculators and marks docked for poor spelling<p>Exams for 11-year-olds will be dramatically toughened up with new questions on the 12 times table, a ban on calculators, a …

It's the Little Things: 5 Ways to Spend Less & Reduce Clutter

I was at Target the other day, and standing in front of me in line was a gentleman buying a plunger. That's it. A plunger. While I really should have …

Living in a Small Space: Three Things that Make a Big Difference

Do you live in a small space? Do people sometimes confuse your bedroom for a closet? Can you reach your kitchen sink from your couch? If you're …

Your Best Week Ever Sunday Checklist: Do These 7 Things in Your Home Today

(Image credit: Carolyn Purnell)<p>How does one craft the kind of work week that soothes the soul, flows smoothly and leaves you energized by the time …

5 Steps to a Permanently Cleaner Bedroom

I have struggled with keeping my bedroom clean for my entire life. When I was younger, it just wasn't important and now it seems that it ends up …

Cleaning

When Denim Was Dangerous

After the dust of World War II had settled, Levi Strauss & Co. decided to start selling our jeans, jackets and shirts beyond the Western states, …

Albuquerque police-shootings protest turns into 'mayhem'

A protest over deadly police shootings turned from peaceful into "mayhem", Albuquerque's mayor said late on Sunday, as officers in riot gear clashed with demonstrators.<p>People are angry over Albuquerque police's involvement in 37 shootings, 23 of them fatal, since 2010. Critics say that is far too …

The Rolling Stones Disaster At Altamont: Let It Bleed

I didn’t know his name or anything, but he was standing along side of me. You know, we were both watching Mick Jagger, and a Hell’s Angel, the fat …

Ebola outbreak spreads to Liberia after killing 70 in Guinea

The World Health Organization has confirmed that an outbreak of the ebola virus that has killed 70 people in Guinea has spread to Liberia. Two cases of the disease have been reported in the country, and Reuters says that another 11 deaths in Liberia and Sierra Leone — both of which share borders …

Edible Water Blobs = the Water Bottles of the Future

Yes, that thing that kind of looks like a giant clear Gusher (or at least that’s how we imagine the experience of imbibing H2O with it would be like) might replace your Dasani bottles someday. Its name is Ooho! which is also probably the sound you made when you saw this, admit it.<p>While Amazi is an …

Top Chef

Your Essential, Must-Have Pantry Items

<i>There are so many great conversations on the Hotline -- it's hard to choose a favorite. But we'll be doing it, once a week, to spread the wealth of our community's knowledge -- and to keep the conversation going.</i><p><i>Today: A meal -- and a cook -- is only as good as the pantry behind it. Here's what you</i> …