Erika Garcia

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Bathroom hand dryers spraying poop on your hands, study finds

A recent study found bathroom hand dryers are pretty gross.<p>A study by the scientists at the University of Connecticut found hand dryers in men's and women’s bathrooms blew bacteria onto hands including fecal matter.<p>The study, published in the Applied and Environmental Microbiology Journal, stated …

The settings you should change immediately after buying a new TV

It's finally a good time to make the jump to a 4K TV. Prices have come down, HDR is up to snuff, and there are a bevy of great models to choose from. But once you bring your new TV home, you may want to take a trip through its settings and tweak a few in order to get the best possible picture.<p>If …

States Worry You May Claim 529 Tax Exemption for K-12 School Tuition

State officials across the country are increasingly worried that a provision in the new tax law extending college savings accounts to K-12 expenses will blow an unexpected hole in their budgets.<p>The federal government created modern 529 savings plans in the mid-1990s that allow families to put away …

If You're Not Losing Weight, These Comparison Photos Could Explain Why

Eating healthy foods is just part of the equation when it comes to losing weight. Portion size plays an even bigger role, and these photos prove why. Instagram user meowmeix posted these comparison photos to prove a point about how easy it is to double your calorie amount without even realizing …

Amazon, Dell, and 23 more companies that will let you work from anywhere

<b>• In 2016, about 43% percent of Americans worked from home at least once in a while, according to Gallup.</b><p><b>• FlexJobs recently released a list of the best companies when it comes to telecommuting.</b><p><b>• The companies are from a range of industries and include some big names like Amazon and Hilton.</b><p>Being …

Remote Working

Six bodies hung from bridges in Mexico

The bodies of six men were found hanging from three different bridges near the Mexican tourist resort of Los Cabos on the Baja California peninsula …

SOUTH OF THE BORDER: Mexico Has Deadliest Year On Record, Deploys Military To Streets

Mexico’s deadly drug war continues to tear the country apart as Mexican officials project that 2017 will be the deadliest year in the nation’s …

New York financier killed in Costa Rica shark attack

A New York financier has been killed in a shark attack while scuba diving off the coast of Costa Rica, the country's Environment Ministry announced.<p>Rohina Bhandari, 49, a senior director at WL Ross & Co. LL, was identified by friends as the American tourist who was fatally attacked last …

Costa Rica

Homicides have hit a new high in Mexico — but that's not the only sign of growing insecurity

Mexico's 2,764 homicide victims in October is the most recorded in any month over the last 20 years, according to data collected by the country's federal government.<p>The new data puts 2017 on pace to be the most violent year in Mexico since the government began releasing homicide data in …

12-year-old girl killed, two younger sisters raped

Mexico City - A 12-year-old girl is dead after an assailant attacked her and raped her two young sisters in their home in the northern Mexico border …

Mexico City

Mexico's murder rate rises to 20,000 in ten months; worst in 20 years

A human rights ombudsman, a media executive and two men in a bitter union dispute are just the latest victims of Mexico's rising murder rate. October …

Remains of five people found in plastic bags in Mexico

COATZACOALCOS: The mutilated remains of five people were found in plastic bags in the southeastern Mexican state of Veracruz, one of the country’s …

4 Foods You Should Try This Week For Thinning Hair, According To A Dermatologist

Sometimes you just want a break from thinning hair treatments. Between hair masks and doctors appointments, dealing with this seemingly never-ending …

Mexico’s largest state rocked by slayings of women

<b>By Gustavo Martinez</b>, <i>The Associated Press</i><p>VILLA CUAUHTEMOC, Mexico — Just like any other day, Dr. Jessica Sevilla Pedraza went to work at the hospital …

Mexico

3 Stocks That Could Be Life-Changers

Looking for a few stocks that offer big-time profit potential? Take a look at these three businesses.<p>We Fools believe that picking stocks is a …

Investing

We’re for Sydney | Daily Telegraph

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Hammer toe surgery: What to expect

A hammer toe is a potentially painful deformity of the second, third, or fourth toes, where the toe bends upward at the joint, resembling a …

State Department Issues New Travel Warning For Mexico Over Violence, Crime Threat

<b>WASHINGTON (CBSNewYork)</b> — The U.S. State Department issued a new travel warning Tuesday for people planning to visit certain parts of Mexico.<p>The …

Mexico's bloody drug war is killing more people than ever

Drug war bloodshed in Mexico has spiked to record levels, with more homicides recorded in June than in any month in at least two decades.<p>Prosecutors opened 2,234 homicide investigations last month, according to government statistics released Friday. That's an increase of 40% over June of last year …

After Woman’s Mysterious Death At Mexico Resort, Tourists Report Similar Incidents

Something sinister is happening at a handful of luxury Mexican resorts — at least according to one lawyer and some tourists who’ve vacationed there. …

Mexico City sees drug-war-style violence come to the capital

MEXICO CITY (AP) — Burnt-out vehicles. Road blockades. A raging gun battle between armored marines and gang members that left eight dead.<p>Such scenes have been common in border cities like Reynosa and Nuevo Laredo, and figures released Friday show the death toll from Mexico's drug war has reached …

Mexico murders up with deadliest month in at least 20 years

MEXICO CITY (AP) — Mexico's spiraling violence reached new heights with 2,234 murders in June, the country's deadliest month in at least 20 years, …

Mexico

5 Cheap Natural Eye Creams Dermatologists Swear By

Cheap Natural Eye Creams Dermatologists Swear By<p>If you think you need the most expensive luxury eye creams in the world to fade dark circles, hydrate …

Mexico becomes world’s second-deadliest war zone

Mexico has surpassed Iraq and Afghanistan to become the world’s second-most deadly conflict zone after Syria, according to a study of wars around the …

War

Mexico now considered second deadliest conflict zone after Syria, study says

Mexico is the second-most deadly conflict zone on the globe, according to a new study.<p>The country has surpassed both Iraq and Afghanistan to become the world’s most violent country after Syria, the study by the International Institute for Strategic Studies (IISS) says.<p>Nearly 23,000 people were …

53+ Best Sites to Watch Free Movies Online Without Downloading

Watching movies online had to be simpler, but finding out best movie sites, downloading movies for free and then watching them offline is a quite …

TV shows

In Dallas visit, Trump's son praises state: 'Texas came through for this country'

<i>Updated at 7:30 p.m. with comments from Donald Trump Jr.</i><p>Donald Trump's eldest son visited Dallas on Saturday to thank Texans for supporting his …

Donald Trump

Cheap Alternatives To Pricy Skin-Care Buys — That Actually WORK

Pretend for a moment that you don't know the names Cate Blanchett, Jennifer Lopez, or Kerry Washington. Imagine you ran into one of them on the …

The GOP governor of Texas is eagerly joining Trump's war on sanctuary cities

Texas Governor Greg Abbott has declared open season on sanctuary cities, stating his intention to eliminate them from his state in the coming …

Immigration