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Kim and Kanye to Buy $20 Million Mansion With Vineyard

The couple will buy an estate in Hidden Hills. This article originally appeared on<p><i>Photo: Zillow/Getty Images</i><p>After giving up on the renovation of their Bel-Air mansion, Kim and Kanye have now found the house of their dreams. According to E! Online, the couple is in escrow for a $20 …

Real Estate

The Coolest Places On Earth To Read A Book

Between museum visits and sightseeing, traveling can be a tiring sport. What better way to take a break than settle down somewhere beautiful and historic with a book?<p>Whether it's your vacation book, a travel guide or your handy map, take a time out with your reading material and enjoy your …

13 Southern Sayings That The Rest Of America Won't Understand

But the South undoubtedly takes the cake.<p>Conversations south of the Mason-Dixon line will befuddle anyone not born there.<p>We chose 15 of the most ridiculous Southern sayings — and tried to explain them.<p>Cotton has long been a key crop to the South's economy, so every harvest farmers pray for tall …

100 Books Everyone Should Read Before They Die

Many of the books are 20th century classics or recent bestsellers — the oldest book on the list is Jane Austen's 1813 masterpiece "Pride and Prejudice." It also spans multiple genres, with adult fiction, nonfiction, children's, and young adult novels such as "The Hunger Games" and "Harry Potter" …

Ted Nugent Apologizes For Calling Obama 'Subhuman Mongrel'

"On behalf of those professional politicians and those who put their heart and soul into representing we the people so aptly like the gentlemen I just mentioned, I apologize for using the street-fighter of subhuman mongrel instead of just using more understandable language such as violator of his …


60 Designer Window Treatments and Curtain Ideas

All of these ideas totally finish the room.<p>Whether it's elegant draperies, Roman shades or a simple swath of fabric, every window needs the perfect complement.

Interior Design

How to Hang Pictures Like a Pro

Take these tips from illustrations to your own home.<p>Take these decorator-sourced tips from illustrations to your own home.

Interior Design

40 Bedroom Colors That Will Make You Wake Up Happier

Because beige is no way to start the day.<p>These take-notice bedroom color ideas are total mood boosters. Once you've gotten all the inspiration you can here, check out our most stylish bedroom ideas.

Interior Design

Simple Springtime Dishes

Simple Springtime Dishes

10 Paint Picks: Jade and Celadon Green

The Chinese New Year (which starts January 31) has us thinking about green, a color representing health and renewal in China. We looked to jade …

Home Decorating

10 Winter Pastas

On days like these -- when cold snow creeps over the tops of our boots and we're glad to be packed into a crowded subway car simply for the heat -- very few things make us warm <i>and</i> happy. Hot chocolate is too fleeting, our favorite winter hats are weathered, and by the time we get home all we want …

45 Classic Library Design Ideas

See the most stylish ways to stack treasured reads.<p>Whether your home is traditional, modern or somewhere in between, we've got the ultimate book-curation inspiration.

Interior Design

How To Take Care of Yourself When You're Depressed | Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement

So much of depression can be linked back to forgetting to take proper care of ourselves. And the more depressed we feel, the less energy we have for …


Food: Recipes, Cooking Tips, Celebrity Chef Ideas & Food News

Make Super Bowl Sunday fun and delicious with upgraded Buffalo wings, sloppy Joes, guacamole...<p>Score a Super Bowl party touchdown with tasty recipes, …

Parents: Parenting News & Advice for Moms and Dads

After The Call, you stare into space, thoughts swirling. You wonder how quickly you can get a...<p>Max Page, 13, who portrayed "Little Darth Vader" in …

Dell Venue 11 Pro: The anti-iPad

The Dell Venue 11 Pro is a very different creature than an Apple tablet. But that's not necessarily a bad thing.<p>My first impression of the Dell Venue 11 Pro is positive. It's very different from the iPad Air but that's OK.<p>The Venue 11 has a gorgeous 10.8-inch -- an unusual size -- 1,920x1,080 IPS …

IPad Air

JAY Z, Justin Timberlake, Kendrick Lamar, Pharrell, Macklemore & Ryan Lewis Lead Grammy Awards Nominations

The lead up to music’s biggest night just got hotter. On Friday night, some of music’s biggest stars came together for “The GRAMMY Nominations …

Bill Cosby's Five Essential Life Lessons

After a decades-long break from televised specials, Cosby's back with 'Far From Finished' on Comedy Central. Here are five highlights from a life …

The 10 Most Effective Ways to Finish What You Start

I have been the champion of the fizzing out game. My father would joke that I would start anything new with enormous enthusiasm and fervor but …

Time Management

Anne's Sausage-Stuffed Turkey Breast | Food Network

Netflix service gets a TV makeover

SAN FRANCISCO — Netflix today launched a makeover of the streaming video service, a move that comes after a succession of new entertainment titles.<p>The Los Gatos, Calif.-based company has redesigned its interface for better discovery of its catalog on TVs. The new look will display three large …

5 Ways to Stop Laziness In Its Tracks | Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement

Is procrastination eating into your valuable study time? Does it stop you from making the change to a healthier lifestyle or affecting your …

How to Overcome Fear and Live Your Dreams | Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement

Changing my life was easy.<p><i>Laughably</i> easy.<p>I e-mailed a resume, did a 12 minute Skype interview, and typed up a letter of resignation. I then packed up …