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Police are increasingly using social media surveillance tools

We’re approaching a level of social unrest that we haven’t seen since the days of the Civil Rights movement. That means law enforcement agencies are trying to figure out how to manage and circumvent the unrest — a lot of which has resulted from the police killings of unarmed black people — through …

50 of the Most Stunning Historic Hotels in America

The 50 Best Romantic Getaways

<b>Urban Retreat</b> From uptown’s bustling avenues to the quiet, cobblestoned streets of downtown, New York City is a study in contrasts. The greatest …

What Should Pippa Middleton Wear to Her Wedding?

Congratulations, Pippa Middleton, who this weekend became engaged to financier James Matthews. Here, 10 looks fit for all of her wedding festivities—and incidentally, for yours.

Weddings

Abra finds the power that’s inside on her True Panther debut PRINCESS

<b>Don’t believe what you read – Awful Records singer and producer Abra doesn’t make R&B. Claire Lobenfeld talks to the rising star about her</b> …

Britney Spears

The 10 Most Beautiful Coastal Towns in Spain

Spain has more than 1,000 miles of Mediterranean coastline (just for starters), a mix of ancient port cities and resort towns that draw the European aristocracy. But true beauty isn't confined to seaside landscapes—the food of San Sebastián, the art of Málaga, the marbled walkways of Alicante make …

Destination restaurants worth a day trip out of San Francisco

It's summer — or summer-ish, at least, depending on the weather and day — and the urge to get out of town is hitting most office workers right about now.<p>To satisfy those travel urges without getting on a plane or using vacation days, this local travel guide was put together. Setting a travel range …

New Wealth Mindset for the Conscious Entrepreneur

In last week's article, "Can Higher Consciousness Deliver Higher Profits?," we explored the connection between higher consciousness and higher profits. I proposed that it is not only possible to run a profitable business in a higher consciousness manner, it is THE WAY to a long-term, sustainable, …

Entrepreneurship

Kickstarter

Perhaps the most well-known and by far the largest crowdfunding site, Kickstarter has funded 67,000 projects and raised over $1 billion since its launch in 2009. Claims to fame include the Pebble e-paper watch, the Ouya gaming console and the Veronica Mars movie. The Kickstarter model attracts …

DIY | Wooden Base Desk Lamp

14 Comments<p>Contributor post by Caitlin of The Merrythought<p>Lately I have been working on creating a work space in my apartment that is inspiring and …

The 11 Paint Colors That Will Be Hot Next

The most popular paint colors now.<p>We went straight to the source — the paint companies — to find out what's happening now. Find out the popular paint color trends before anyone else does.

Build DIY Floating Shelves With Ana White

We could not be more thrilled to introduce Ana from Ana-White.com who’s swinging by with an amazing build-it-yourself project for anyone who’s ever …

Make It Modern: DIY Copper Geometric Pendant Lamp

I’ve been swooning over all the copper fixtures I’ve seen recently, but each one I fall for ends up being out of my price range, so I decided to give …

Faux Barn Wood Painting Tutorial

Okay folks, are you ready for the Faux Barn Wood Painting tutorial!?...<p>I ask if you're ready, because there are about a trillion photos. <i>ha!</i> Even …

DIY Dining Room Table (with Copper Legs!)

We've been making some major progress these past few weeks at our studio house. This past week we've been ripping through dining room and kitchen …

HomeMade Modern EP8 $5 Bucket Stool

The $5 bucket stool epitomizes exactly what we are trying to do at HMM. The stool is durable, simple to make and aesthetically pleasing. It looks …

DIY

The Unspoiled Beauty of Huatulco

<i>It's hard to pronounce and lacks the cachet of Cabos or Cancun--but you might want to head to Huatulco this winter, a beach getaway with unspoiled beauty</i><p><i>View of Conjeos Bay from under a Palapa</i><p>Huatulco is located on the Pacific coast of southwestern Mexico, about 500 miles from Mexico City in the …

Cool Kitchen Details: A Geometric Pendant Lamp (Which You Can Make Yourself!)

The most recent issue of Martha Stewart Living has a cool tutorial for a unique geometric lamp shade. It looks painted, but upon closer inspection …

Martha Stewart