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This Adorable Cottage Is Even Tinier Than It Looks

Plus, it's had quite the place in Chicago's history.<p>Built in 1886, this 780-square-foot Chicago home in Old Town is full of character — just look at that white picket fence and those flower boxes. And it's so teeny, that if it had cheeks we'd want to pinch them. Here's photographic proof:<p>But in …

F*ck That: An Honest Meditation

The World's 8 Most Beautiful Abandoned Cities

<i>By: Joe McGauley</i><p>If you've seen any zombie movies, you know how haunting an abandoned, once-thriving city can be. But despite the ruin and overgrowth, there's also a flicker of beauty that shines through the silent emptiness.<p>Over the course of the past few hundreds years, these 16 metropolitan areas …

Tennessee makes switch to Nike, unveils new uniforms

With the Nike unveil on Wednesday, it must have felt like a holiday in the state of Tennessee. The Vols’ athletic department had been promoting the …

Pictures of the Week 7.31.14

Pictures of the Week 8.7.14

Ways to Use Leftover Whey

<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:</i> <i>Where there's a will, there's a whey -- here's how to use it in everything from</i> …

Food

Andre Reed NFL Hall of Fame speech: WR thanks all, but none more than Jim Kelly

Andre Reed finally made it into the Hall of Fame, and he thanked quarterback Jim Kelly the most in his speech on Saturday.<p>Getting into the Hall of Fame is always tough for wide receivers, but for Andre Reed it was always a question of "when" and not "if." He was enshrined on Saturday and gave a …

Vols believe they'll be more explosive this season

Paul George Leg Injury [VIDEO]: Team USA Blue White Game Marred By Gruesome Injury

By Raimundo Ortiz @AroundtheMundo<br>on Aug 01, 2014 10:53 PM EDT<p>Sign Up for Sports World News' Newsletter and never miss out on our most popular stories.<p>…

Former Tennessee players call out 'loser' Derek Dooley

Troy Fleming, Al Wilson and Corey Larkins did not play for the former head coach, but they have strong words anyway.<p>Derek Dooley's stint as Tennessee's head coach is the kind Volunteer fans would very much like to forget. Equal parts short and unsuccessful, Dooley was unable to bring the SEC …

Pink Floyd To Release First New Album in 20 Years This Fall

'The Endless River' is due out this fall<p><b>UPDATE: On Monday, Columbia Records confirmed the album's October release date and noted that "it is an album</b> …

Music

Luckiest man on earth? It's A-Rod

NEW YORK -- On the day the Yankees commemorated the 75th anniversary of the famous Lou Gehrig speech, it is clear Alex Rodriguez is truly the …

The Willie McCovey statue stands guard on the bay during tonight's #reds and #sfgiants game. #instantbaseball #fog

Dirty windows make me sad. #windowseat

Just one of those extraordinary nights of a four hour lighting storm over New York. This bolt turned the sky red rather than purple. Wish I understood why. #newyork #newyorkcity #instagramnyc @instagram #igersofny #ig_northamerica #ig_americas #1wtc #freedomtower #seemycity #storm #lightning

The Sleep Schedules Of 27 Of History’s Greatest Minds

The science of sleep and its glorious effects on creativity, productivity, and sanity gets a lot of press these days. That said, the sleep habits of some of your favorite writers, musicians, and artists may surprise you a little.<p>The bedtimes and rising times of history’s greatest minds are …

Shredded Beef Enchiladas With Three-Chile Sauce From 'The Homesick Texan's Family Table'

I didn't grow up in Texas, but I did eat my fair share of Tex-Mex as a kid. Saucy burritos, sizzling fajitas, and giant bowls of cheese dip all hold fond places in my heart, even as I have grown to love a two-bite chorizo taco much. One of my favorite dishes to order at these restaurants was the …

Nice Rug Optical Illusion

I decided that today would be a perfect day for another <b>animal optical illusion</b>, because I know a lot of you out there love animal optical illusions. …

Hear Led Zeppelin's Bonus Material From the First Three Albums Today

Jimmy Page is hosting a listening party, live-streaming here, in the Parisian theater where the band played in 1969<p>Jimmy Page will premiere a number …

Rock Music

Jase Robertson says he and Missy were virgins on wedding night

In “Good Call: Reflections on Faith, Family, and Fowl,” Jase Robertson lays it all out there. The 44-year-old “Duck Dynasty” star writes about his commitment to Christ, his courtship of wife Missy and the struggles they have gone through dealing with their daughter Mia’s cleft palate. The genial …

Steakhouse Kebabs Recipe

These beef kebabs pair marinated steak with mushrooms and onions to deliver a steakhouse experience on a stick.<p><b>Why this recipe works:</b><p>Sirloin tips provide the right balance between tenderness and flavor for kebabs.<br>• Using 1 1/2-inch cubes allows the steak enough time to sear over direct heat and still …

Ginger-Teriyaki Beef Kebabs Recipe

A ginger-teriyaki marinade and glaze gives these grilled beef kebabs a savory-sweet flavor with just a little bite.<p><b>Why this recipe works:</b><p>Sirloin tips provide the right balance between tenderness and flavor for kebabs.<br>• Using 1 1/2-inch cubes allows the steak enough time to sear over direct heat and …

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Secret Finally Comes to Android

Secret, the app for anonymously sharing secrets, launched its long-awaited Android app Wednesday and rolled out new features to both iOS and Android …

Facebook Wants You To Ask, 'Hey, Girl, You Single?'

Just in case you thought Facebook’s “Relationship Status” wasn’t awkward enough, the site has now streamlined the process of asking people if they’re single and ready to mingle.<p>Over the past few months, Facebook has been rolling out an “Ask" button feature, which is displayed on parts of a person's …