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The 5 Coffees You Should Be Buying on Amazon

'Tis the season for curling up under a warm blanket (preferably a hand-knitted chunky one, preferably by someone in your family who's actually good …

This Instant Pot Beef Soup Is a Dinner Winner

The past month has been brutal weather-wise, and it doesn't appear that mother nature is letting up anytime soon. I'm craving rich flavors of …

Hands-on with Apple TV 4K and the new Siri Remote

Bring on the 4K HDR movie binge watching. The new Apple TV 4K is out today and we’ve got our hands on Apple’s new streaming box.<p>The reviews call it the best TV box on the market, but note its premium price means it’s not for everyone. Apple still offers the two-year old 1080p version for its same …

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The 100 best things to watch on Netflix right now

With all of the new original movies and TV shows coming to Netflix each month, it can become a bit overwhelming finding the perfect thing to watch.<p>We're here to help.<p>INSIDER rounded up a mix of current and classic TV shows and Oscar-winning and feel-good movies that should feed the need for …

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The Homemade Ranch Dressing I Make More Often Than I Call My Mother

Anyone who says they don't like ranch is a liar. And anyone who thinks making homemade ranch dressing isn't worth it hasn't tried mine. Also, I love you, Mom.

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Apple Watch Series 3 review: The smartest smartwatch yet

Let’s talk about the red dot.<p>The hint of bright color on the Apple Watch Series 3 digital crown serves no function. It’s just a bold reminder that …

12 Classic Slow Cooker Recipes Every Cook Should Know

My younger brother just bought a slow cooker and texted me late one night asking for advice on classic slow cooker recipes he should know. Of course …

21 Shows Fans Mourning "Game Of Thrones" Will Probably Really Enjoy

It's going to be a loooong wait for season 8.

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A handy list of 2017’s excellent, must-watch TV and movies (and how to watch them all)

It’s only July, but 2017 has already provided us a full year’s worth of great movies and TV shows.<p>More than usual, the first six months in entertainment has transcended genre lines, as a number of versatile films and shows have hit theaters and TV screens. In the last few weeks alone, the heartfelt …

Entertainment

17 tips and tricks to make your Samsung Galaxy S8 or S8+ even better

With so many features, where do you start?Image by Ryan Whitwam/IDGSamsung has packed a crazy amount of features into the Galaxy S8 and S8+. It's nowhere near the insane level of software bloat we have seen in some past Samsung devices, but there are a great many options to explore here. You could …

Quick and Easy Crispy Chicken and Avocado Burrito Wraps (Under 10 Minutes!)

Mix the shredded chicken, cheese, cilantro, and the diced avocados.<p>Lay a tortilla flat on a plate and add 1/4 of the mixture, form a roll. repeat the …

Cucumber Tomato Avocado Salad

Our family’s favorite classic cucumber and tomato salad just got better with the addition of avocado, a light and flavorful lemon dressing and the …

Cranberry Millionaire Salad

December 14, 2014<p>This post may contain affiliate links. Please read my disclosure policy.<p>This Cranberry Millionaire Salad is the perfect side for any …

Donald Trump attacks Clinton aide Huma Abedin over husband Weiner

Donald Trump on Friday night criticised Huma Abedin, a key aide to Hillary Clinton, and seemed to imply sensitive information had been leaked to her husband, former congressman Anthony Weiner.<p>Donald Trump wants to deport 11 million migrants: is that even possible?<p>Read more<p>The real-estate mogul, who …

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How to pack like the pros

Does traveling more make you pack less? Not necessarily, although we talked to five high-mileage, high-profile travelers (whose combined annual airline points could buy a private island in the Caribbean) to get their take on carry-on and carrying less.<p>Pauline Frommer<p><i>Publisher of Frommers.com and</i> …