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The Week in Review: State of the Union Is ‘Strong’

President Barack Obama delivered his State of the Union Tuesday night before a joint session of Congress, a tradition dating back to George …

31 Halloween Recipes & Food Ideas That Go Beyond Black & Orange

These festive treats will do the trick for any Halloween party.<p>Knowing what delicious food to prepare for your Halloween festivities is not always easy. First of all, the requisite treats depend entirely on how you will be celebrating this spooky holiday. Thankfully, these 31 recipes span the …

8 Tips for Renovating Your Kitchen from Design Pros

From where to put the sink to which appliances to replace, here are 8 kitchen renovation tips from two of NYC's star designers.<p>We're not sure if you've heard, but we're making a big move—to 1 World Trade Center. And while this isn't your ordinary office move, it's especially extraordinary for us. <b>We</b> …

Home Improvement

Ramen Hacks: 30+ Easy Ways to Upgrade Your Instant Noodles

GalleryRamen Hacks: 30+ Easy Ways to Upgrade Your Instant Noodles<p><b>Ramen in the U.S. has come a long way.</b> Once known only in its 10-for-a-dollar instant-lunch form—a staple of offices and dorm rooms all around the '80s and '90s—high-end <i>real</i> ramen shops are springing up left and right on both coasts …

5 Links to Read Before Making Pancakes

<i>Each week, we’ll be sharing a comprehensive list of links to help you master something new in the kitchen. Culinary greatness, here you come.</i><p><i>Today: Your guide to perfect pancakes.</i><p>The word pancake is synonymous with happiness. It evokes childhood memories, signals a special occasion, and promises …

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Cómo usar Netflix desde España

Netflix es, sin duda, uno de los servicios de contenido en streaming más importantes del mundo, pero tiene un <i>problema</i>: <b>no está disponible en España</b>. A …

35 Places You Need To Visit In France

Provence is famous for its fragrant lavender fields. Shutterstock France was recently named the most-visited country in the world with over 84 million visitors in 2013 — and for good reason.<p>Millions of people go to France each year to stroll along the quays of Paris, lie on the gorgeous beaches of …

Do This Workout for a Flat Belly!

Hollywood personal trainer Michelle Lovitt shares her go-to exercises for strong abs.<p><i>This article was repurposed with permission from</i> Prevention<i>.</i><p>We asked Michelle Lovitt to create and demonstrate a firm-abs plan, and she over-delivered. Based on principles she perfected with her Hollywood clients, …

Workouts

What to Do If You Get Nauseous When You Exercise

Does breaking a sweat turn your stomach? Here's how to fix that.<p>In high school track practice, we used to joke that it wasn’t a real workout unless someone puked. But exercise-induced nausea is no laughing matter, especially for those who feel those unwelcome waves with nearly every workout.<p><b>"Why,</b> …

Audio Mixing

The 20 Most Expensive Buildings In New York City

The building, home to a long list of bankers, celebrities, and titans of business, including Goldman Sachs CEO Lloyd Blankfein and Sting, has held the top spot for a full year, with the average apartment there selling for $6,288 per-square-foot, and the highest-selling unit this quarter going for …

5 Retailers Cashing in on Selfies

Many of us have a love/hate relationship with selfies but we can’t deny that they are powerful in both reach and engagement. Look at Ellen’s famous “Oscar Selfie”- seen by 37 million people via twitter and rumored to be valued at upwards of $1 Billion. And the beauty of selfies is that anyone with …

7 Treadmill Mistakes You Might Be Making

Plus, easy fixes that will have you running smarter AND burning more calories<p>Surprise: Running on a treadmill is not only about putting one foot in front of the other. With a few tweaks to your form, habits, and plan, you can get so much more out of your indoor running workout. The best place to …

Treadmills

5 Moves to Sculpt Your Butt and Thighs

Get a tight tush and thighs in just five exercises<p>The legs and glutes are the largest muscles in anyone's body, so the benefits of working them well go beyond looking great in booty shorts. (Benefits like boosting your metabolism, just for starters.) This five-exercise routine takes your lower half …

Workouts

6 SERIOUSLY Inspired Quotes from Shonda Rhimes's Dartmouth Commencement Speech

Leave it to Shonda Rhimes, the creator of Grey's Anatomy and Scandal, to write the best commencement speech we've heard in a long time.<p>If you thought the lines Shonda Rhimes wrote for Ellen Pompeo on Grey's Anatomy and Kerry Washington on Scandal were brilliant, wait until you see the ones she …

Shonda Rhimes

White Pizza Pull Apart Bread

White Pizza Pull Apart Bread. (aka, an embarrassingly easy summer snack.)<p><i>by</i> Jessica <i>on</i> June 5, 2014 101<p>Today’s dish is really just a math lesson.<p>How …

5 Deliciously Healthy Ways to Use Overripe Bananas

Are your bananas brown and mushy? Perfect.<p>Buying an entire bunch of bananas always seems like a good idea. That is, until you go through two only to realize the rest are already sprouting brown spots. Luckily, letting your bananas turn doesn't have to be a big tragedy. With these healthy …

How You Can Stay Free (or Super Cheap) on Your Next Trip

Planning a trip -- especially an international one -- is a difficult task when you're trying to find the best of everything at a reasonable price. For those of us on a strict budget (practically all of us), value becomes that much more important.<p>When you picture your dream trip, what do you see? Is …

101 Career Tips You Can Learn in 3 Seconds

We know—you want great career advice, but sometimes, you just don’t have time to read lengthy articles or books.<p>Well, today, you’re in luck: We’ve …

This Could Be The Biggest Thing In Retail And It's Not Mobile

In an article last September The Catastrophic Social Media Content Marketing Mistake Marketers Are Making I made reference to the fact that I am not one prone to rely on hyperbole. Many writers, be they talking about the latest in marketing or advertising or the next great superstar in (insert name …

Do This in the Morning and Be More Productive All Day

If you think coffee gets you kickstarted, just wait until you try gratitude.<p><i>Everyone has a unique way of starting their day off on the proverbial right foot. What do successful entrepreneurs do every morning to ensure they are über-effective at getting things done? We asked members of the</i></i> …

Time Management

10 Gorgeous Photos From New York City's Massive Historical Archive

Visitors to the department's website can now see what NYC's boroughs used to look like, reaching as far back as the 1890s.<p>The following photos from the collection show city landmarks, development, and civic life.

Why Employers Don’t Care About Your Cover Letter (and How to Change That)

Most of the job seekers I know get hung up on writing their cover letter. <i>How do I tell the hiring manager everything he needs to know about me in one</i> …

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How to travel with friends (and not want to kill them)

I have two permanent, oddly positioned bald spots on my head. Though my mother claims they’re from a scalp thing I had as a kid, I have it on good authority from my oracle that they’re probably where the Martians attached the electrodes.<p>However, spontaneous balding frequently has nothing to do with …

135 cursos universitarios, online y gratuitos que inician en Abril

Se renuevan las propuestas educativas para abril con una interesante combinación de cursos online y gratuitos de diferentes universidades. …

Doing This Could Make You More Motivated To Exercise

Remember that time your exercise class had awesome music and fun gear -- <i>and</i> left you feeling like you had a thorough workout?<p>Keeping this memory in mind could be the key to motivating you to exercise, a small new study suggests.<p>Researchers from the University of New Hampshire found that when study …

4 Essential Tips to Build the Perfect Workout Program

Brian Kuhlmann<p>When it comes to designing a workout program, you already know the basics: you need to squat and deadlift; you need to do heavy rows, …