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Best Mid-Century Furniture: Online and Offline

Looking back on the last decade, mid-twentieth-century furniture seems like it's never been more popular, and there are a <i>lot</i> of options if you're …

How To Get People To Like You: 7 Ways From An FBI Behavior Expert

Meeting new people can be awkward. What should you say? How can you make a good impression? How do you keep a conversation going?<p>Research shows …

How to Fight the Flu This Year

Each year, experts work to forecast the strains of flu that are most likely to emerge. For the 2017-2018 flu season, which is just ramping up, …

Public Health

A Knight of the Seven Kingdoms

• <b>Author:</b> George R.R. Martin & Gary Gianni<p><i>NEW YORK TIMES</i> <b>BESTSELLER • NAMED ONE OF THE BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR BY LOS ANGELES TIMES AND BUZZFEED •</b> Taking place nearly a century before the events of <i>A Game of Thrones, A Knight of the Seven Kingdoms</i> compiles the first three official prequel novellas to …

New drug 'wakes up' immune system to fight one of deadliest cancers

IMM-101 drug has extended lives of people with metastatic pancreatic cancer and appears to have no side-effects<p>A new drug that “wakes up” the immune system to attack cancer has extended the lives of people with metastatic pancreatic cancer and has no side-effects, raising hopes for a new and …

Immunotherapy

‘The Good Wife’: Ranking the best recurring characters

Julianna Margulies is the face of “The Good Wife,” the celebrated CBS drama that ends its seven-season run on May 8. But the series owes much of its quirky charm to top-notch recurring characters, a host of clients, lawyers, judges and other friends and enemies of Alicia Florrick and the firm …

TV

From Amazon To Google Books: How The Internet Is Changing How We Read

Last week the US Supreme Court sided with Google’s mass book digitization program in ruling that the company’s mass digitization of in-copyright books for limited keyword search represents a transformative use case and thus is legal under US copyright law. Underscoring this ruling is just how much …

Books

7 Whiskey Drinks That Could Help Cure Your Cold

Here, seven whiskey cocktails to help dilate your blood vessels and put you on the path to recovery.<p>When you’re stuffed up and sick, there’s nothing …

Cocktails

The Only Thing You Need for a Perfect Blowout

This 2-in-1 tool makes at-home blowouts a cinch. Plus, see all of the past beauty must-haves.<p>Every beauty editor—despite having been taught countless times by some of the best experts in the business—has that one beauty skill they're never able to master. For some, it's gel eyeliner; for others, …

5 Easy Appetizers for Your Holiday Party - Consumer Reports

<b>Caramelized Onion Dip With Chives</b><p>2 tablespoons olive oil<p>2 pounds Vidalia onions, peeled, halved, and thinly sliced<p>½ teaspoon salt<p>½ teaspoon freshly …

How to Clean Up Red Wine Stains and Other Messes

Once the guests are gone and all the dust has settled, it’s time to survey the damage. It pays to act quickly, even with messes that have been there …

Photographer Recreates Iconic Portraits Using John Malkovich as His Model

When established photographer Sandro Miller decided to do a project to honor the photographers who had inspired him and shaped his career, he called on his longtime friend and frequent collaborator John Malkovich to help him. The Hollywood legend instantly agreed, and consequently helped bring to …

Art

Risks of Over Diversified Investments - Consumer Reports

How it happens<p>The drawbacks of over-diversification<p>Owning too many mutual funds can actually increase risk by concentrating your holdings in a few …

Keep Your Passwords Safe and Manageable - Consumer Reports News

Are your online passwords totally out of control? You're not alone. With all the websites and services that require passwords—and with the best …

Moldova's Europhile aspirations | Moldova

Tbilisi and Chisinau, the Georgian and Moldovan capitals, have been the stage of intense diplomatic activity over the last few weeks. Both countries are eagerly monitoring the evolution of the Ukrainian crisis as they too are implementing a historical transition from traditional Russian influence …

16 Makeup Tricks Every Woman Should Know

From the editors of Cosmo.com, quirky beauty hacks to make getting ready easier.<p><b>1. Turn a pencil eyeliner into a gel formula with the help of a match or lighter.</b><p>Hold your black, green, burgundy, etc., kohl eye pencil (which typically creates a thin, harder to apply line), under the flame for …

The Hunger Games: Catching Fire - Exclusive Featurette - Creating Ceasar Flickerman

Katniss Everdeen has returned home after winning the 74th Annual Hunger Games along with fellow tribute Peeta Mellark. Winning means that they must …

Movies

Divergent Movie Review: Readers Will Love It (Spoiler Free)

As a longtime fan of any book series, there is often trepidation when you hear your favorite novels are being made into movies. This is because... well, we've seen what can happen.<p>You can either get <i>The Hunger Games</i> version, which is pretty true to the books and one of my favorite book-to-movie …

Dangers of Antibiotics - Consumer Reports

Illustration: Otto Steininger<p>The drugs we have relied on for 70 years to fight bacterial infections—everything from infected cuts to potentially …

Anna Quindlen Spins A Tale Of Middle-Aged Reinvention

Rebecca Winter is at a crossroads. The famous photographer had been living off of sales of one particular photograph for years. When the money stream starts to dry up, she reluctantly decides to rent out her Manhattan apartment and move to a small, rural town far from her seemingly fabulous New …

Brain workouts benefit older adults 10 years later - Futurity

Older adults who receive as few as 10 sessions of mental training show long-lasting improvements in reasoning 10 years after the intervention.

Exercise

The 10 Best Books Of The Year (So Far), According To Amazon

Back in July, we wrote about Amazon editors' selections for best books that were released between January and June. Now, Amazon is back with an updated list of the Best Books of 2013 (so far).<p>Here are the top 10 books from this year, according to Amazon editors.<p>1. "<b>The Goldfinch"</b> by Donna Tartt: …

LED Lightbulbs | Reasons to Switch - Consumer Reports News

Incandescent bulbs are cheap until you flip the switch. CFLs use about 75 percent less energy; LEDs use even slightly less energy and were the top …

Anjelica Huston Tells Her 'Story' Of Growing Up With A Director Dad

Anjelica Huston is best-known for her performances in <i>Prizzi's Honor, The Grifters, The Addams Family, The Royal Tenenbaums</i> and the TV series <i>Smash</i>. But her new memoir about her early life, <i>A Story Lately Told,</i> ends just as her successful acting career begins. That part of her life will be in a second …

10 Off The Beaten Path Cities You Should Absolutely Visit

Ask a random person and they can easily rattle off the famous cities around the world, and the list will undoubtedly include New York, Paris, and London.<p>Paris is Paris and London is London, but that shouldn’t mean it’s the only city worth checking out. If you’re already planning to shell out the …

Mobileye 560 Review | Goshers Blind Spot Detection System - Consumer Reports

Today’s new vehicles are brimming with advanced safety features. Blind-spot monitoring, for example, helps keep you from hitting an unseen car when …

This Miss America Core Workout Will Tone Abs and Melt Fat

Trainer Tia Falcone, who helped Miss America drop 50 pounds, wants you to work on your core. "I'd like to see people get in at least an hour core …

Workouts

Articles about modern high rise town house tel aviv on Dwell.com - Dwell

Six stories high, crowned with a pool, and with a direct lineage back to the Bauhaus, a new town house in Tel Aviv manages to...<p>How a Bay Area architect who toggles his time between the coasts found his home away from home in a modern Manhattan high-rise.<p>With their light, white house that owes …

Architecture