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10 Gmail extensions that can boost your productivity

E-mail plug-ins you didn't know you needed but really do.<p>There’s a reason Gmail has become so popular — it’s free, it’s easy to use and it keeps evolving. To top it all off, Gmail offers even more improvements through the use of extensions, which are optional, user-installed upgrades that add new …

Marketing

Clint Eastwood, Ronald Reagan and Jesus among vote-getters in turbulent Alabama Senate race

Some aren’t Alabama residents.<p>Other voter-getters aren’t even alive.<p>But actor Clint Eastwood, the late President Ronald Reagan and Jesus Christ were among those who received protest write-in votes in Alabama’s tempestuous Senate election this month.<p>Alabama’s Secretary of State’s office released the …

Clint Eastwood

Officer on leave after pulling gun on biker

King County sheriff's detective Richard Rowe did not identify himself as law enforcement until 35 seconds after approaching motorist Alex Randall.

Turner Broadcasting

Meet Bear the German Shepherd who loves hiking AND hugging

Meet the adorable, adventurous dog who could be the ultimate travel buddy. Incredible images show four-year-old German Shepherd, Bear, in the arms of his human Nicole Handel (23) as he gives her a hug to celebrate making it to the top of a mountain or relaxing on the beach.<p>Bear loves to travel and …

Pets

100 Years in the Kitchen: A Century of Kitchen Color Trends

(Image credit: GardenWeb)<p>Looking through the kitchen color trends of the last century tells us a lot more than simply the most popular hues of the …

Kitchens

Sublime Comporta

Portugal is Europe’s latest hot spot, and the beach destination to visit is Comporta, a cluster of coastal Portuguese villages about an hour’s drive …

The Key to Looking Better in Short Sleeve Shirts

Three essential shoulder exercises to broaden your shoulders and carve out that coveted V-shape.

Arnold Schwarzenegger

Cyclist shows what competing in the Tour de France can do to your legs

If you want to know what riding 1,758 miles over 17 days in the Tour de France can do to a person's legs, Polish cyclist Pawel Poljanski has the answer in a single photo.<p>After riding in the 16th stage of cycling's most prestigious event on Tuesday, Poljanski, 27, posted a picture of his legs on …

Cycling

10 Stunning Private Islands You Can Rent from $307 a Night, Ranked by Price

You don't have to be a millionaire to rent your own island.<p>If you’ve always fancied taking over a secluded private island for a night, you’re not …

South Carolina

Top 3 credit score questions

From carrying a balance to cancelling your credit card, there are a number of ways your financial decisions can affect your credit score. Learn about …

Britain's tiniest puppy stands as tall as a tin of beans

Tim the Yorkshire Terrier is thought to be Britain's tiniest puppy after defying the odds since having to be revived at birth.<p>The seven-week-old puppy, who weighed just 2.5 ounces at birth, stands as tall as a tin of beans and is getting stronger after his owners worried he would not survive due to …

Multiple brands of rawhide dog chews recalled over potential chemical contamination

The company behind rawhide dog chew products has issued a recall for multiple brands of its products over concerns of potential chemical contamination. The move comes after United Pet Group said it received reports of pet illnesses involving diarrhea and vomiting, Fox 13 reported.<p>The Illinois-based …

A Highly Contagious Dog Flu Is Now Spreading Across the Southeast

Here's what you need to know to protect your pet.<p>The same canine flu that infected thousands of dogs in more than 30 states in 2015 recently hit Florida — and now it's picking up momentum and spreading across the country.<p>Last week more than twelve dogs were treated for the highly contagious …

6 Do’s and 2 Don’ts of Cooking Ribs

Gone are the days that men ruled the grill and women, the kitchen. It’s the 21st century, and ladies can be grill masters *just* as much as guys can. Yes, that even goes for the always intimidating rack of ribs. With the proper grilling tools and an arsenal of tips and hacks, you’ll be teaching …

BBQ

Ten health benefits of sex

Type "sexual health" into a search engine, and it is likely that you will be bombarded with pages of articles covering anything and everything, from …

Prostate Cancer

20 date-night ideas to perk up your relationship

Rule number one: be imaginative. Challenge your fixed conceptions of what you might enjoy, and even what you might be capable of. A dinner for two at a local restaurant is all very well, but a dinner for two in total darkness might give you more to talk about. And attempting to escape together from …

What It's Like to Put Down Your Pet at Home

I recently had to go through the heartbreaking process of saying goodbye to a pet. My cat, Rudy, was old and in pain. It was the hardest decision …

Doctors have the hardest, and highest-paid, jobs in America

If you want to make money, start reading those medical textbooks, because physicians have the highest-paid job in the U.S. for a third year in a row. …

Employment

9 Reasons Why Having Lots of Sex Is Good for You

Thanks, science.<p>Finally, some good news. Sex makes work better, according to a study out of Oregon State University, and it does so equally for men and women. Of 159 married employees who filled out surveys, those who had sex reported better moods the next day, the effects of which appeared to last …

Prostate Cancer

8 Reasons You Should Be Having An Orgasm Every Day

Thank us later.<p>Whether you’re single or in a relationship, having an orgasm every day can seem like a bit of a chore – seriously, who has time for …

Prostate Cancer

For the 2nd year in a row, the healthiest, happiest city in the US is...

Pack a swimsuit and head south to reach the nation’s healthiest and happiest city.<p>For the second year in a row, Naples, Florida, and the nearby communities of Immokalee and Marco Island take the No. 1 spot in the Gallup-Healthways State of American Well-Being 2016 Community Rankings, released on …

Santa Cruz

Fifty years later, the same flight takes longer. Why?

Fifty years ago, American Airlines' flight from New York to Los Angeles took 5 hours and 43 minutes. The same flight is 6 hours and 27 minutes today. …

Los Angeles

First day on the job for adorable sheep dog

A brave border collie pup showed its 'shear talent' herding sheep four times her size like a pro – despite never laying eyes on the woolly mammals before.<p>Adorable seven-week-old pup Ciara can be seen bounding after the sheep, rounding them up and guiding them back to proud owner Daire Byrne, who …

Cute

Another Great Reason to Go to Mexico: Palafitos

While it doesn’t take much to convince us to head to Mexico for a vacation (see Cabo, along with our favorite hotels across the country), we were …

Mexico

Warm Winters in Miami: 7 Hidden Gems

In the north, in the dead of winter, snow falls, cold winds blow and freezing temperatures chill you to the marrow. But in Miami, midwinter, the sun shines, warm sea breezes envelope you and the 76-degree temp warms your body.<p>If a balmy vacation is on your mind, head to South Beach or downtown …

South Beach

10 Unusual and Awesome Hotels for Your Travel Bucket List

When it comes to finding the perfect hotel for an upcoming vacation, there are many factors that can go into your decision. Whether you’re looking for a honeymoon destination, babymoon locale or just somewhere to get away with your BFF or S.O., location, amenities and budget are just a few of the …

Boston

10 Things You Can Do For Your Dog During His Last Days

There are few things worse than losing your best friend. Many people consider their dogs to be their best friends and when it comes time for them to …

Dog Given Months To Live Takes Epic Road Trip

One man and his pup are making the most of the dog days of summer.<p>Last May, veterinarians told Robert Kugler that his dog, Bella, had bone cancer that had spread to her lungs. Because of her condition, they had to amputate her leg and gave her three to six months to live, Kugler told The Huffington …

U.S. Marines

Here's Why Shares of Nike Are Falling

Nike star basketball player LeBron James won the brand a big victory when he led the Cleveland Cavaliers to a major comeback victory in the NBA …

NBA Finals