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One of the most sought after jobs for rural Chinese women is to become a mistress

Shanshan’s $550 shoes came from her lover, but the soles of her feet, as hard as leather, came from her childhood. “We used to play barefoot in the village,” she told me. “All the girls in the karaoke bar had feet like this.”<p>At 26, Shanshan has come a long way from rural Sichuan, one of China’s …

This Cat Named Dog Works At The Fish Market And People Love Him

"I would lay down my life for him!!!!!!"

Vietnam

Transform Those Spotty Bananas into These 19 Desserts

When buying a bunch of bananas, I always start out with the best intentions. I’m going to eat them as a healthy on-the-go snack, or slice them over my morning cereal or yogurt. I’m going to tuck them into the side pocket of my backpack to save me from hanger. But inevitably, I don’t eat all of the …

Yellowstone Bison Release Launches Criminal Investigation

On a windy and unseasonably warm winter day in Yellowstone National Park in Montana, spokeswoman Morgan Warthin stands in the middle of a massive, empty valley.<p>"Yellowstone is so big," she says. "Where do you begin to look?"<p>She is searching for any of the 52 bison that were set free from two …

Wildlife

Rebel Cow Runs Away From Farm To Join A Herd Of Wild Bison In Winter

Many believe it was the cow's dream to join the herd and run free.<p>Humans are not the only ones who have the tendency to rebel and experience …

Wildlife

Flawless Milky Way Brownies Recipe

Milky way brownies are one of the best easy desserts that you can prepare. So rich, chocolatey and silky, these brownies are ideal for all chocolate …

Dark Chocolate

<b>Author Notes:</b> You may be asking yourself, do I really need another recipe for banana bread? The answer to that question is yes, yes you do, because dark chocolate (in two forms), olive oil, tangy sour cream, and banana are pretty great together. If you don’t have a 10-inch cast-iron skillet, the …

Dessert

Everything to Know About Facebook's Big News Feed Change

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg’s recently announced changes to the company’s news feed have the potential to dramatically affect how people interact on …

Slow Cooker Lemon Chicken

A slow cooker lemon chicken recipe, made with chicken and lemon juice, along with oregano and garlic.

25 Fast And Easy Crock-Pot Recipes That Give You Wholesome Dinners - DIY &...

I have to admit, I sometimes forgo a wholesome cooked dinner on busy nights. Sometimes throughout the week, there just doesn’t seem to be time to …

Cooking

25 Super-Simple Slow Cooker Recipes Perfect for Super Bowl Sunday

These dishes are so effortless, you'll actually have time to watch the game.<p>Throw all your ingredients in in the a.m. and have a complete spread …

Cooking

Crock-Pot Chocolate Cherry Cola Dump Cake

With just 4 ingredients this easy to make dessert recipe for Crock-Pot Chocolate Cherry Cola Dump Cake could not be simpler to make and the flavor is …

Dessert

These Are The 'Smartest' Dog Breeds, According to a Canine Psychologist

Where does your dog rank?<p>There's no easy way to rate dog intelligence. It can be focused on more than one thing.<p>As canine psychologist Stanley Coren …

Pets

Amputee, 82, Who Lost His Beloved Chihuahua Gets New Puppy: 'It's Gonna Be My Best Friend'

Paul Arceneaux, 82, has had a difficult year, suffering the loss of his left leg and his beloved chihuahua Gabby. On Christmas Day, Arceneaux woke to …

Pets

Calgary couple creates backyard snow maze for their beloved rescue puppy | Watch News Videos Online

January 3 2018 8:36pm<p>01:46<p>Wed, Jan 3: It’s been quite a workout doing all that shoveling after all our recent snowfalls. But as Gil Tucker shows us, …

RaeLynn's Missing Dog Dolly Found In Pigeon Forge

Country artist <b>RaeLynn</b>'s dog Dolly went missing on New Years Eve near the Gatlinburg/Pigeon Forge area in Tennessee after fireworks scared her. …

Dog saves child's life first night with new family

MUSKEGON, Mich. -- This dog needed a family. And that family may not have known it at the time - but they really needed that dog.<p>This is Sadie. Kathy …

Think twice about buying 'squashed-faced' breeds, vets urge dog-lovers

Vets have urged dog-lovers to think twice about buying squashed-faced dogs such as pugs and French bulldogs, after many would-be owners were found to be unaware of the health problems such breeds often experience.<p>According to data from the Kennel Club, registrations of squashed-faced, or …

Pets

The Kind Of Puppy You Should Bring Into Your Life, Based On Your Zodiac Sign

We could all use a little puppy love in the New Year. From cuddling with cute corgis to hiking with a husky, dogs are truly the perfect companions …

'It's a war': Dog breeders rally behind an 81-year-old convicted of animal cruelty

When Joan Huber walked the corridors of North America's largest dog show a year ago, she was greeted like Meryl Streep on the Oscars' red carpet: An icon with generations of fans.<p>At 80 years old, she was the American Kennel Club's Terrier Group Breeder of the Year and one of seven finalists for the …

For some breeds, cold weather clothing is good for their health.

Walking through New York City in December is an unparalleled sensory experience—holiday lights, patches of yellow snow, pop-up Christmas tree stands. …

Guy Loves Adopting Old Animals

Source: YouTube<p>Steve Greig is a person who probably owns more animals than you. And your friend. And both of you combined. Steve has a pack of dogs, …

Crush Your Weight-Loss Goals With These 4 Drinks

Apple cider vinegar has become a mainstay in many a pantry, and if you haven't added it to your permanent kitchen rotation yet, it's time to start. With weight-loss and immunity-boosting powers, ACV has been known to detox, burn fat, and lower blood sugar levels. If you're new to ACV, the sharp …

Crock Pot Creamy Lemon Chicken

Sprinkle both sides of chicken with Italian seasoning, salt and pepper.<p>In large skillet over medium high heat, melt butter with olive oil.<p>Add onion …

Onions

Video: How to Make Wild-Salmon Chowder

In August, I traveled to Alaska to fish the coho salmon run on the Egegik River, near the Becharof National Wildlife Refuge. After wrangling fish …

Seafood

Why Google, Microsoft and Amazon Love the Sound of Your Voice

Amazon's Echo has made tangible the promise of an artificially intelligent personal assistant in every home. Those who own the voice-activated gadget …

How to Hide $400 Million

A few weeks after she realized her husband was finally leaving her, Sarah Pursglove flew down to the Bahamas to figure out how much money he really had. Like many women married to very wealthy men, she didn’t know much about the family accounts. Her husband, a Finnish entrepreneur named Robert …

Corruption

America’s First All-Renewable-Energy City

Burlington's decades-long commitment to sustainability has paid off with cheap electricity—and some pretty great homegrown food.<p>To understand what makes Burlington unlike almost any other city in America when it comes to the power it consumes, it helps to look inside the train that rolls into town …

Renewable Energy