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Never bin another receipt – how mum of 4 makes hundreds from the little bits of paper most of us bin

Having paid for your goods at the supermarket checkout, you may usually discard your receipt right away without giving it a moment’s thought.<p>Others …

Personal Finance

What If Trump Has Been a Russian Asset Since 1987?

On June 14, 2016, the Washington <i>Post</i> reported that Russian hackers had broken into the Democratic National Committee’s files and gained access to its …

Donald Trump

The Best Travel Websites You've Never Heard Of

In the old days, vacation planning was practically a workout. To land a good deal, you had to keep your eyes peeled for newspaper ads and hit up …

The 45 Best Sex Positions Every Couple Should Try

If your bedroom routine is getting a little too predictable, here are a few ways to spice things up. You can thank us in the morning.<p>Most couples aren't very adventurous in the bedroom. When it comes time to get down in between the sheets, few are bold enough to venture away from traditional …

This résumé for Elon Musk proves you never, ever need to use more than one page

Let's say your accomplishments range from creating an electronic-payments industry and invigorating the solar-energy market to inventing high-performance electric cars and launching a commercial space and rocket industry.<p>All of that would surely need a couple of pages to explain on a résumé, …

Tesla introduces new supercar, right wing goes nuts

Strange how all the leftists rally behind this 1%'er car. Base price of $132k? Totally for the masses right? Where are the Black Lives Matter crowds …

Electric Vehicles

The 7 Craziest Things About the New Tesla Model X

Elon Musk's electric crossover is packed with weird and amazing surprises.<p>Last night, Elon Musk introduced the Tesla Model X to the world. We've long known that the all-electric crossover was coming—it was promised in 2013, then 2014 before reaching us this week—and that it would feature those …

New plug-in hybrid mobile home design, the Model H, unveiled by Tesla

The Tesla brand is a perfect example of the current trend of the best designed products come with a hefty price point. Elon Musk understands that …

The vanished streets of Old Paris

Lost streets of Old Paris<p>Eugène Atget's record of a city about to be swept away<p>1902<p>1902<p>Eugène Atget (1857-1927) took up photography because he felt …

Tesla's new gigafactory will highlight the 2 biggest labor trends in America

Tesla will build the batteries for its electric cars there, and while the factory is still years from being operational, a report in the Reno Gazette-Journal on Sunday discusses the impact the factory is already having on the region's economy.<p>Specifically, Tesla is amplifying the two biggest labor …

Was There a Cover-Up After the Sinking of the 'Lusitania'?

A beautiful, “invincible” ship plus a German torpedo equals catastrophic tragedy.<p>One hundred years ago, on May 7, 1915, the Cunard luxury liner <i>Lusitania</i> was sunk by a German torpedo off the Irish coast. It was the fastest, most luxurious passenger ship ever to have sailed the seas and, like the</i> …

Old And Overmedicated: The Real Drug Problem In Nursing Homes

It's one of the worst fears we have for our parents or for ourselves: that we, or they, will end up in a nursing home, drugged into a stupor. And that fear is not entirely unreasonable. Almost 300,000 nursing home residents are currently receiving antipsychotic drugs, usually to suppress the …

Jose Berengueres's answer to What are some mind-blowing facts about Tesla Motors?

• 0 to 60 Model S is <b>1.200 s</b> faster than a Porsche Panamera.<br>• The Model S is <b>not</b> the quietest cabin @ 90mph. (dB)<br>• The disk brake pads don't need to be …

These Biased Ideas Are Presented As Fact In Texas Curriculum Standards

The Texas School Board of Education is under renewed scrutiny as kids gear up to go back to classrooms that will use flawed textbooks.<p>Starting this school year, millions of students across the Lone Star State will use social studies textbooks based on state standards that gloss over slavery and …

The Christian right’s twisted notion of religious freedom

<b>Robert Jeffress (AP/Luke Edmonson)</b><p>Evangelicals think the Constitution gives them power to force their faith on others. Here’s why they’re delusional<p>Amanda Marcotte<p>July 1, 2014 6:31pm (UTC)<p>This article originally appeared on AlterNet.<p>Religious freedom is one of the most fundamental American values, …

Bill Maher will use his show to upset a House race

Credit: HBO<p>HBO “Real Time” host <b>Bill Maher</b> plans on using his show this season, which just this month, to affect the outcome of one competitive House race.<p>“This year, we are going to be entering into the exciting world of outright meddling with the political process,” Maher told the New York …