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These 20 Refreshing Dairy-Free Frozen Treats Are Way Better Than a Pool and AC

When it's unbearably hot and humid, and you're sweaty and in need of some cool relief, whip up one of these frozen treats. They're sweet enough to satisfy ice cream cravings and dairy-free so you won't feel bloated! From nice cream to ice cream sandwiches, we've got all your cravings covered.

Ice Cream

Buy a New Car Since 1995? You Could Get Part of a $1 Billion Settlement

If you bought a new car in the past 23 years, you could be compensated for price fixing as part of the largest criminal antitrust investigation in U.S. history.<p>Americans who bought a new car or truck in the last 23 years could be eligible for compensation, thanks to the largest criminal antitrust …

U.S. Department of Justice

The 10 Obsessions You Need to Have to Become a Self-Made Millionaire

You get rich by fixating on getting rich.<p>9 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Becoming a successful entrepreneur and achieving millionaire status isn’t easy -- less than 10 percent of the U.S. population ever reaches this goal. Most people give up along the way, …

Stressed out? These are the supplements experts recommend

Not to add another worry to your already-full plate, but chronic stress has been shown to play a significant role in the development of disease. …

What Is the 4-7-8 Breathing Technique?

The 4-7-8 breathing technique is a breathing pattern developed by Dr. Andrew Weil. It’s based on an ancient yogic technique called pranayama, which …

How to Invest -- in Stocks, Bonds, Retirement Accounts, and More

Investing in stocks and bonds is easier than you might think. Here's how to get started and some investment strategies to consider.<p>If your retirement …

How to Pay Zero Taxes Legally in Retirement

And when you pay zero taxes, you shouldn't be doing it the way most people do it -- which is by being broke.<p>5 min read<p>Are you gambling your retirement savings on the idea that your taxes will be lower when you retire? If so, I’ve got some bad news. If you have your retirement savings in a …

2019 Kia Sorento: Refreshed and refined

The Kia Sorento received a complete overhaul just a few years ago. So while these 2019 model year updates don't amount to an all-new product, they keep the Sorento competitive. It's one of the most value-packed crossovers available in the US today.<p>Visually, you'll be able to spot the 2019 Sorento …

Android Auto

2018 Honda Accord Touring 2.0T Interior Review

How well does Honda do luxury?<p>“Way to go Honda—you just made Acura irrelevant.” That’s how I started my notes on the 2018 Honda Accord 2.0T Touring after my first stint behind the wheel at our 2018 Car of the Year competition. After spending quite a few more miles with the new luxury-oriented …

Honda Accord

2019 Volkswagen Touareg is high-tech forbidden fruit

The current generation of the Volkswagen Touareg is the last one we'll get here in the US. From here on out, the US must make do with the Atlas and Tiguan. But the Touareg is still big business in other markets, and the 2019 model features a whole host of big updates to cement its position as a …

Plug-in Hybrid EVs

Volkswagen’s New SUV Will Be More Advanced Than the Audi Q7 and Come at a Discount

When a car or SUV is launched in Europe or the UK with no immediate mention of it coming to the U.S., there’s always a chance that it won’t. Such is …

Luxury SUV

One of the best beaches in the USA

Using TripAdvisor to find locations<p>I actually highly recommend this! I think that a while ago people were gaming the system a bit, but now I believe …

Beaches

These Sweet Potato Wraps Are the Ultimate Make-Ahead Lunch

Arrange 2 racks to divide the oven into thirds and heat to 400°F.<p>Toss the sweet potatoes with 3 tablespoons of the oil and 1 teaspoon kosher salt. …

Recipes

11 of the best Google Chrome extensions to make your life easier

Chrome's web store is full of little digital gadgets to help make your web browsing simpler, more productive, and more enjoyable. Here are our top …

Google

How smart people handle difficult people

Difficult people defy logic. Some are blissfully unaware of the negative impact that they have on those around them, and others seem to derive …

Emotional Intelligence

The Breathing Technique a Navy SEAL Uses to Stay Calm and Focused

Breathing is a unique process in the human body. Unlike, for example, digestion, breathing has both an involuntary control mechanism as well as …

You Can Travel Cross-Country by Train for Only $186

That's a 3,397-mile trip across America for under $200.<p>There are many things you can buy for $186. A red coat just like Kate Middleton’s. A fancy …

The One Thing You Need to Consider Before Quitting Your Job to Travel the World

While we’re tethered to desks, digital nomads are off blogging from Micronesia or sending emails from Croatia. They’re always off somewhere, …

10 places that are even better in the snow

Yosemite National Park, California, USA<p>Extremely popular with climbers and hikers during spring, California's Yosemite is most peaceful in winter …

5 Boston Highlights You Probably Won't Find in Guidebooks

“What to do in Boston,” a phrase oft searched online or posed to strangers on the street, comes with a dependably routine answer: the swan boats need …

Dark tourism: 3-city trip through Europe's WWII history brings painful past to life

I trudged away from the German capital's Holocaust Memorial with damp eyes and an aching heart. For the first time, I had doubts about my solo trek through Europe to visit various World War II sites and monuments.<p>Why was I intentionally causing myself this level of sorrow? Was it emotionally …

Airbnb Just Launched Airbnb Plus, A Collection of Rentals Full of Amenities

Airbnb has changed the way we travel, allowing us to find affordable places to stay just about anywhere we go. Of course, how those places turn out …

The First Thing You Should Do On Your Next Cruise, According to Travel Insiders

Sometimes getting the most from your cruise means getting off the ship and into port. In order to maximize the experience, figure out where you'd …

Why you should skip the expensive hotel and stay in a hostel next time you travel

• <b>I've been living in hostels for almost three months.</b>• <b><br>While I was originally nervous about it, I now love it.</b>• <b><br>It makes it easy to travel around, meet</b> …

Two Chance Meetings, and a Romance Takes Flight

Sissy DeMaria remembers seeing a handsome well-dressed man staring at her in the customs line after flying with her daughter to Shanghai in September 2015 from Miami for a business convention.<p>“I was surprised that he was looking at me and not at my pretty young daughter Michele,” said Ms. DeMaria, …

The Rise of the Post-Retirement Adventurer

“Being stopped by the Chinese army was fairly hair-raising,” says Bill Marr-Johnson with a chuckle. “We had come across a military maneuver — tanks …

Travel Industry

Where to warm up: 10 winter sun travel destinations

<b>Note: all flight prices quoted here are for March departures</b><p>The Yucatan coast, Mexico<p><b>Currently 27C<br>Average high for March: 29C</b><br>Fly into Cancun for an escape on Mexico’s Yucatán peninsula, where Mayan temples overlook azure sea and soft sand. Avoid Cancun itself and head south or north along the …

Air Travel

8 Essential Qualities That Define Great Leadership

Company leaders are facing a crisis. Nearly one-third of employees don’t trust management. In addition to this, employers now have to cater to the needs of the millennial generation. On average, after graduating from college, a millennial will change jobs four times before they are 32. Most of them …

Leadership

3 Key Strategies to Recruit and Retain Your Best Employees

Your employees are your biggest asset. Treat them accordingly.<p>Your ideas and vision will drive your company from its infancy, but it's your employees who will have the most impact on the long-term performance of your business, especially as you move into a growth period.<p>In fact, our business has …

Employee Engagement