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6 Ways to Make Money With Advertising on Your Blog and the Websites To Help You

Without a doubt, Google Adsense is the go-to source of income for most bloggers. Most new blogs with some decent traffic set up Google ads on their …

5 Fast Food Restaurant Meals That Are Healthier Than a Salad

<i>Lisa Lillien is the author of the popular Hungry Girl website and email newsletter, featuring smart, funny advice on guilt-free eating. She is also</i> …

Healthy Eating

Radio host Karel adds TV talk show to resume with ‘Life In Segments’

LONG BEACH >> Longtime radio host Charles “Karel” Bouley said he’s been a “screaming gay liberal for 15 years,” but now he’s screaming in a more …

TV

Can technology fill the elderly care gap?

With the proportion of over-65s on the increase, Britain is facing a crisis when it comes to care of the elderly. Is technology the answer?<p>'Because of my hips and knees, all my spring has gone. Once I am on the floor, I can’t get up, at all. I can’t raise myself. So I have to have my panic button. …

University of Sheffield

Clashes at Guantanamo over hunger strike prisoners

<b>Prisoners and guards have clashed at Guantanamo Bay as authorities moved inmates, many of whom are on hunger strike, out of communal cellblocks.</b><p>The move came after detainees covered surveillance cameras and windows, a US Army spokesman said.<p>He said some prisoners used "improvised weapons" and in …

National 9/11 memorial starts charging $2 booking fee

Visitors to the National September 11 Memorial & Museum must now pay a $2 service fee to reserve passes online or by phone.<p>The fee went into effect last month, although there is no charge for admission to the memorial on the World Trade Center site. There's also no charge for same-day passes …

Poverty at home

As Washington careens through one headline-grabbing, self-imposed fiscal crisis after another, one in three Americans faces a daily crisis of poverty or low-wage jobs that is barely a topic of conversation in Congress or the media.<p>The richest 1 percent of the U.S. population has more aggregate …

Sequestration Effects: Cuts Sting Communities Nationwide

WASHINGTON -- It's now an article of faith that dire sequestration warnings were overblown.<p>New studies downsize potential job losses because of the federal budget cuts. Agencies have figured ways to ensure that the more alarming effects (no food inspectors!) are avoided. Government organizations …

Chris Christie Signs Tanning Bed Ban For Minors

TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie has signed legislation banning anyone under 17 from using a tanning bed and anyone under 14 from getting a spray tan a year after the state's Tanning Mom became a tabloid sensation.<p>The legislation was developed after a northern Jersey woman …

Lane Rees, Florida GOP Committeeman, Arrested On Child Pornography Charges

Lane Rees, a 61-year-old GOP committeeman for Walton County, Fla., was arrested Monday night for possession and transmission of child pornography, according to a Northwest Florida Daily News report, since confirmed by other Florida outlets.<p>Police reportedly searched Rees' house after conducting a …

S.F. painkiller overdoses eclipse heroin

Heroin-related deaths in San Francisco have dropped dramatically in recent years as the city has aggressively combatted the problem, but overdoses …

Medicine

Study: Iraq, Afghan war costs to top $4 trillion

The U.S. wars in Afghanistan and Iraq will cost taxpayers $4 trillion to $6 trillion, taking into account the medical care of wounded veterans and expensive repairs to a force depleted by more than a decade of fighting, according to a new study by a Harvard researcher.<p>Washington increased military …

'We're Going to Have a Crisis': David Stockman's Stark Warning for America

The onetime Reagan budget chief has gone from supply-side guru to prophet of doom -- and his new book predicts stormy times ahead for the U.S.<p>David Stockman, formerly a leading conservative Reaganite, now blames some of the economic program that he once supported for the 2008 meltdown and sluggish …

What time do top CEOs wake up?

Investigating the bedtimes of high achievers in hopes of divining the secret of success sounds a bit like looking to a novelist's desk placement for …

8 Weirdest Funeral Traditions

You are going to die one day. No one likes to think about it, but it is a universal truth. And while the actual dying part probably won't be any fun, that doesn't mean your funeral has to be boring. While you would think mourning your dead would be pretty self-explanatory (dig a hole and then cry …

I could live on £53 in benefits a week, says Iain Duncan Smith

The work and pensions secretary, Iain Duncan Smith, has been challenged to prove that he can fulfil his claim that he could live on £53 a week in …

Eurozone unemployment at record high of 12% in February

WASHINGTON -- The unemployment rate in the 17-nation Eurozone was a record high of 12% in February as Europe continued to struggle with its debt crisis.<p>The February rate was the same as January, which was revised up slightly from an initial figure of 11.9%, the region's statistical office, …

Brands Favor Social Shares Over Likes

Asking consumers to like an ad or post on Facebook—common practice among marketers for years—has, let’s face it, become about as popular as …

Social Media