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29 Stunning Living Rooms For Every Type of Style

Design so good, you'll be inspired to redecorate.<p>The family room is as an entertainment area that should portray your personal sense of style. Get inspired by these Dering Hall designs and hone in on your unique design perspective.

A Modern House Accentuates a Sensational Wyoming Landscape

An earth-sheltered and earthquake-resistant home is built to stand the test of time in an extraordinary Wyoming landscape.<p>For the owners of the Jackson Residence—a retired couple with grown children—the completion of their contemporary rural home in Jackson, Wyoming, has been a long time coming.<p>Set …

Small apartment redesigned like an 'urban beach house'

Instead of building anew, or demolishing them outright, many European cities have older buildings that could be viable candidates for preservation -- …

The New Aman Outside Shanghai Is More Than a Hotel—It's a World of Its Own

Amanyangyun might be the most exciting Aman yet.<p>In the film <i>Wall Street</i>, Bud Fox said that all of life comes down to a few moments. Checking into an Aman hotel is one of them, and Blue Horseshoe loves Amanyangyun. Located outside Shanghai in a man-made camphor forest, it’s the latest addition to the …

The most extravagant request fulfilled by a luxury concierge service that caters to millionaires and billionaires

As a luxury concierge service to ultra-wealthy people around the world, John Paul has seen some strange and extravagant requests.<p>The net-worth of the company's clients usually stretches from $30 million to $260 million, with a few that go even higher. Their clientele is well-traveled and educated. …

Beaten, tortured, sexually abused: An American ISIS widow looks for a way home

<b>Northern Syria (CNN) —</b> For Samantha Sally, a vacation was all it took to flip her quiet middle-American world of muscle cars, cotton candy and an Indiana packing company, into the horror of the ritual beatings, serial rape, torture and propaganda videos of ISIS's so-called Caliphate.<p>A holiday is …

Cotton Candy

Hartley: Biggest difference between F1 and LMP1 isn't the cars

Brendon Hartley says the biggest difference between racing in F1 and the World Endurance Championship isn’t the cars themselves but the rubber they …

N.J. home makeover: 2 bedrooms become a modern master suite

This Basking Ridge couple moved their bedroom upstairs to be near their children.

Canadian Woman Who Instagrammed Her Cocaine-Smuggling Cruise Sentenced to 8 Years in Prison

A Canadian woman was sentenced Wednesday to eight years in prison after attempting to smuggle millions of dollars worth of cocaine into Australia on …

In a country with one of the lowest murder rates in the world, the killing of a 20-year-old woman upended the nation’s sense of itself. By Xan Rice<p>The main shopping street in Reykjavík is called Laugavegur, “the way of hot pools”, because it was originally used by women hauling laundry from the …

Crime

World's 'hottest chilli' gives man five weeks of excruciating headaches

Eating one of the world’s hottest chillies can cause five weeks of headaches, scientists have warned after a man was hospitalised.<p>The 34-year-old American patient required emergency treatment for excruciating headaches and neck pain after eating the “Carolina Reaper”, which is as strong as …

You deceived a buddy and made a poor choice of lover – it’s time to confront the choices you have made<p><b>The dilemma</b> I have been in an unhappy, loveless marriage for a long time. As a result of this, a couple of years ago I had an affair with a friend’s husband. I had always felt there was a …

Relationships

This Is How Much Money You'll Need to Retire at 50

Before you quit your job, make sure you've saved enough money to live the good life.<p>So, you don’t want to work anymore. Great! A few things:<p>Are you independently wealthy or otherwise born into great fortune? Are you a member of a live/work commune that will accept your labor for shelter and food? …

Step Inside the Massive Home Christina and Tarek El Moussa Shared Before Divorcing

HGTV-loving hearts around the nation were practically split in two when Christina and Tarek El Moussa separated at the end of 2016 after seven years of marriage. Ever since the <b>Flip or Flop</b> stars called it quits, Christina has been living in the home she once shared with Tarek and their two kids, …

Tesla's newest rival has highlighted a big problem that no one is talking about

Tesla has been selling an all-electric luxury SUV, the Model X, since 2015. The vehicle has done relatively well in the market, helping Tesla to deliver a record 100,000 vehicles in total for 2017.<p>The Model X is also a potential profit-driver for profitless Tesla: it can sell for upwards of …

30 Movies from the Past 10 Years Everyone Should Watch at Least Once

Movie night, here we come.<p>If you’re looking for great movies, look no further. I’ve compiled a list of fantastic films from the past ten …

Linguistics

In a Bedfordshire nightclub, white couples queue to have sex with black men. Meanwhile, black women are routinely snubbed on dating sites. Why do racial stereotypes persist when it comes to sex?<p>It’s past midnight, November 2016, in Dunstable, a small town in Bedfordshire. My friend Miranda has …

Women of Color

Mothers who regret having children are speaking up like never before

Photoillustration by Stephen Gregory & Heshmat Saberi<p>‘I regret having children’<p>In pushing the boundaries of accepted maternal response, women are …

19 Netflix original shows that both critics and audiences agree are amazing

Recent Netflix original series "The End of the F***ing World" is one such program.<p>Acclaimed by both critics and fans, the British dark comedy recently won an enthusiastic endorsement from Netflix CEO Reed Hastings, who called it the "most engaging addictive original" in a long time.<p>To figure out …

Here Are The 20 Netflix Documentaries That Are Definitely Worth Your Time To Watch

Say goodbye to aimless browsing this weekend.<p><i>This post was translated from Spanish.</i>

Inside the mind of Adrian Newey: the F1 design guru opens up

As a Pink Floyd-loving public schoolboy in the mid-1970s, Adrian Newey found a clever way around his headmaster’s ban on platform-soled shoes. The relevant rule stipulated that if you could pass a penny on its end between the ground and the sole of the shoe, it was illegal. Newey reacted by glueing …

Motor Racing

Rape and no periods in North Korea's army

<b>A former soldier says life as a woman in the world's fourth-largest army was so tough that most soon stopped menstruating. And rape, she says, was a fact of life for many of those she served with.</b><p>For almost 10 years Lee So Yeon slept on the bottom bunk bed, in a room she shared with more than two …

North Korea

The Mechanic – The Secret World Of The F1 Pit Lane

It’s a great time of year for all of us as F1 Bobblehats, as hot on the heels of Jenson’s book launch, we have another one that will be right up our …

Pakistani bride kills 17 in botched plot to kill husband

MULTAN, Pakistan – Pakistani police say they have arrested a newly married woman on murder charges after she poisoned her husband’s milk and it inadvertently killed 17 other people.<p>District police chief Sohail Habib Tajak said Wednesday a judge has allowed police to question the woman for two weeks.<p>…

Crime

Romain Grosjean: Stress testing a Formula One star's brain

<b>(CNN) —</b> If you want to get ahead on the Formula One grid it turns out you need to be a cognitive "super performer."<p>Making split decisions at high speed again and again, F1 drivers' brains are working overtime to deal with the extreme demands of one of the world's most pressurized sports, according …

Why your next car will be electric

For the past two decades a storm has been brewing, creating the perfect conditions for the electric car to kill the internal combustion engine. The …

General Motors

Sleeping without your underwear can do wonders! Here's how

You will be surprised to know the health benefits of sleeping without your underwear!<p>Do you go to sleep with your underwear on? If yes, you should …