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Eclipse the dog regularly takes solo bus ride in Seattle to dog park

SEATTLE -- A black Labrador named Eclipse just wants to get to the dog park. So if her owner takes too long finishing his cigarette, and their bus …

20 Recipes That Make Healthy Taste Good

There's no denying that this is the worst time of year for eating fresh. Not only is there almost zero fresh, seasonal produce to be found, but the majority of people are trying to eat healthy -- at least until the end of the month. It's that post-holiday slump that leaves those of us who really …

7 Historical Parallels to Game of Thrones

When creating his highly detailed fantasy world, George R.R. Martin based much of <i>Game of Thrones</i> on medieval European history. In particular, Martin …

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It's Normal To Be Terrible At Keeping New Year's Resolutions

<i>By Max Ufberg</i><p>Last New Year’s Eve, I said I was going to start running more. Twice a week, to be exact. Now, 12 months and 12 jogs later—four or five of which came within the first few weeks of 2014—it’s safe to add this last New Year’s pledge to my tally of failed celebratory resolutions.<p>That …

How to Become a Morning Person

You've probably heard it since you were little: <i>"The early bird catches the worm."</i><p><i>"Good for the worm,"</i> you might think. <i>"I'm hitting snooze."</i><p>Most of us would love to be morning people. We've heard about the benefits of waking up early time and time again. But it's easier said than done, and good …

10 Conversations Every Couple Should Have in the New Year

There are many articles that enumerate the types of conversations every couple needs to have prior to getting married, such as discussing their plans for how to parent, and their perspectives on money and religion. But I believe that there are 10 conversations that every couple needs to have on a …

How to Slow Aging Now: What Your Doctor Won't Tell You

Most articles that find themselves under such a headline are not based in good science. Products promising long life and physical transformation usually generate profit and disappointment in equal parts. The eternal success of such sales represents a triumph of hope over experience, a very large …

12 Gift Ideas For Couples Who Don’t Take Themselves Too Seriously

Need these. All of these.<p>Nailing down the perfect holiday gift for your significant other can be tricky. Jewelry is pretty but predictable and a tech gift like the Amazon Echo is practical, but feels impersonal.<p>We decided to come up with our own wish list tailored to couples who see romance a bit …

7 Of The Best Ab Exercises You're Probably Not Doing

Nobody loves ab exercises -- but chances are you're probably doing them anyway.<p>Many of us are plagued by a little extra around the middle, and while ab exercises can't single-handedly undercover six-pack abs (they're in there, somewhere), core workouts <i>can</i> improve your posture and balance, ward off …

Peanut Blossom Cookies: The Heartbreaking Tale Of A Delicious Underdog

This is a story of the underdog. It's about self-respect, it's about never giving up. It's about abandoning labels, overcoming judgment, rising above the masses. It is a story about a peanut butter cookie, topped with a chocolate Hershey's kiss.<p>Formally called the "peanut blossom," these cookies …

Shaved Brussels Sprout and Kale Salad with Bacon, Meyer Lemon, and Tart Dried Cherries

<i>Salad shouldn't be an obligation or an afterthought -- and it doesn't always have to be kale, either. Every other Thursday, Elizabeth Stark from Brooklyn Supper will help you make salads you actually</i> want <i>to eat.</i><p><i>Today: Shaving brussels sprouts takes time, but your hard work (and your palpable</i> …

The Exercise Move That Works Your Belly, Butt, and Hips

Trainers, yoga teachers, and pilates instructors love it—and you will too.<p>Even if you don’t know the Bridge by name, we bet you’re familiar with the pose. This resistance move is super popular with fitness trainers as well as yoga and pilates instructors because it’s simple yet strengthens your …

5 Fall Soups to Warm You Up

Feel that chill in the air? Warm up with these soul-satisfying autumn soups.<p><b>1. Easy Butternut Squash Soup</b><p>This has got to be the easiest butternut squash soup recipe ever. You start with pre-cut squash from the supermarket, then you throw everything in a pot, simmer it, purée it and you're done. But …

Want To See Cute Animals In Halloween Costumes Based On TV, Movies, And More?

Multipass! Leeloo (<i>The Fifth Element</i>) photographed by Matthew Mendoza.<p>Halloween is coming, and we’ve already recommended funny costumes for people, but what about our pets? Who will humiliate them, if not us? To that end, we’ve collected pictures of cats and dogs in pop culture Halloween …

5 Great Online Tools for Creating Infographics

Professional infographic designers rely primarily on a core vector graphics software program to create their infographics designs. The main advantage is that all the icons, charts, images, illustrations, and data visualizations are treated as separate objects that can be easily moved, resized, …

The Science of Why Beer Is So Delicious

We know that yeasts produce the molecules that make ales and lagers so aromatic. But why do they do it?<p><b>Whether you're catching a whiff of banana</b> from a tall glass of Hefeweizen or enjoying the subtle floral aromas in your favorite American IPA, you have yeast to thank for it. Yeast imbues beer with …

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Silly Dog Won't Come Inside Until Owners Open Invisible Door

It's always good to have a healthy dose of skepticism, but this little pup might have overdone it.<p>The dog apparently can't believe that a patio door is actually open when it's time to go inside. Our furry friend stands outside the entrance as the humans cajole it to no avail. It's only after one of …

These Arguing Koalas Will Make You Wish Every Couple’s Public Fighting Could Be This Adorable

Couples who fight in public are awful. On the list of annoying couples, only those who make out in public are worse. (At least with fighting couples, you get to pick a side and root against someone.)<p>But when koalas have a lovers’ quarrel in public? HOLY ADORABLE. If we could just get politicians to …

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Start 'Em, Sit 'Em Week 3: Advice on Difficult Fantasy Football Lineup Decisions

There may not be a more frustrating feeling when it comes to fantasy football than watching a player on your bench dominate while your starters struggle.<p>Those what-could-have-been tales are often the difference between a playoff spot and the middle of the road in your league, and sometimes it’s …

Fantasy Football

Lawyer: Secret children, living and dead, hidden by squalor for years

It was a shocking and gruesome discovery: three dead infants found in a Massachusetts home so squalid that police officers had to search it in hazmat suits.<p>Now, days later, as investigators continue to search through what the Worcester County District Attorney's Office describes as the home's …

Bears vs. 49ers: TV Info, Spread, Injury Updates, Game Time and More

The Chicago Bears and San Francisco 49ers took wildly different paths last week, neither of which felt quite right, as they now head into a clash under the national spotlight of <i>Sunday Night Football.</i><p>After one of the league's most tumultuous offseasons, San Francisco hit the road and stole a win in …

2014 Fantasy Football: Predicting Week 2 Waiver Wire Breakouts

Looking to stay ahead of the curve and scout potential Week 2 waiver wire breakouts in your fantasy football league before they happen? Then the players listed in this slideshow could prove to be a good primer.<p>With the following players unowned in many leagues in addition to having favorable …

Fantasy Football

Start 'Em, Sit 'Em Week 2: Choosing Top Fantasy Football Locks and Flops

The lineup decisions for Week 1 in fantasy football are often quite simple. Most people stick with their highest draft choices for better or worse. Things start to get a little more interesting in Week 2 and beyond as owners start spending more time debating who to start and who to sit.<p>There are …

Fantasy Football

The Ohio State Marching Band’s Tribute To Classic TV Made For A Spectacular Halftime Show

Ohio State, and the Big Ten as a whole, had a pretty awful football weekend (and it was nearly even worse). But not everyone at OSU had a tough time on the gridiron. At least the band kids stepped up!<p>The “TV Land” tribute to classic television by OSU’s famed marching band during halftime of the …

Three Charts to Email to Your Right-Wing Brother-In-Law (Updated)

<b>Problem</b>: Your right-wing brother-in-law is plugged into the FOX-Limbaugh lie machine, and keeps sending you emails about "Obama spending" and "Obama deficits" and how the "stimulus" just made things worse.<p><b>Solution</b>: Here are three "reality-based" charts to send to him. These charts show what …

This Renovated Cave in France Cost $1.34

This cave dwelling in France was once in complete ruin—but now it's downright luxurious.<p>We've seen a lot of "before" photos in our time, but this one might take the prize for most disgusting:<p><i>All photos: Courtesy of Vocativ</i><p>Four years ago, Alexis Lamoureux and his girlfriend Lotte van Riel were …

This App Lets You Share Leftovers With Strangers

The sharing economy just keeps getting stranger and stranger.<p>That's probably because the most practical examples of peer-to-peer sharing …

Idealism

Runner likes to draw giant dicks in the streets with fitness tracker

San Francisco-based runner Claire Wyckoff says, "I run dicks with Nike+."<p>When you use the fitness tracker, it "draws" a visual map of where you've …

3 Young Cancer Fighters From Powerful Viral Photo Are Now All Cancer-Free Or In Remission

A moving photograph that showed strength and community in the face of adversity, now has another message to share -- triumph.<p>Earlier this year, this touching image of three young girls who were all battling cancer went viral. In it, the children hold one another and draw strength from each other. …