Keri Martin

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In rare attack, U.S. F-16 hit with smalls arm fire over Afghanistan

By Thomas Gibbons-Neff<p>Thomas Gibbons-Neff<p>Reporter<p>Bio<p>A U.S. F-16 was riddled with small-arms fire over Afghanistan last week, causing enough damage to the aircraft that the pilot had to eject the jet’s auxiliary fuel tanks and some spare munitions.<p>According to Pentagon spokesman Army Maj. Roger …

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5 Features That Make Your Home Less Appealing To Buyers

The details you love can actually hurt you when it comes time to sell your space.<p>It can be hard to believe, especially when you've spent years creating your perfect home, but not every aspect of your space will be as beloved by others.<p>That can spell trouble when it comes time to resell your home.<p>We …

Hearst Magazines

Food Network<br>Magazine<p>SAVE 73%<p>O, The Oprah<br>Magazine<p>SAVE 72%<p>The Pioneer<br>Woman Magazine<p>NEW<p>Good Housekeeping<p>SAVE 82%<p>Popular Mechanics<p>SAVE 80%

How To Build Faux Dresser Murphy Bed DIY

<b>Submitted By Joy2Journey</b><p>M … is for Murphy Bed and it is finally finished and installed! Can I get a Woo Hoo?!<p>I have been asked quite a few times if I …

Kilby goes for a roll

<b>Materials:</b> Kilby bookcase, casters, scrap from fridge cover panels<p><b>Description:</b> I had a 10 inch gap between my fridge and the wall. My older house …

How to Refinish Outdated Tile (yes, I painted my shower)

(Update – Click here to see how my painted shower is holding up after a year of use!)<p>Who here has outdated tile in their bathroom but doesn’t want to …

Wrought Iron, Except It's Not.

Before I start talking about this awesome project, I have to give some props to the blogger who inspired it. Her name is Suzy. She has a sitcom. I …

Why Do We Burp and Fart (So Much)?!

The 14 Best Things To Eat After A Workout

Don't let all that hard work go to waste!

Nutrition

5 Best Old-School Ski Resorts

<i>By Christina Valhouli</i><p>There’s something wonderfully comforting about an old-school ski resort. They’re not hip, they’re not cool, and that is …

Outdated Magnetic Strips: How U.S. Credit Card Security Lags

Criminals may have stolen information from 40 million credit and debit cards used at Target. A possible weakness? The magnetic stripe on credit cards — which fraudsters can pull credit card numbers and expiration dates from to make counterfeit cards.<p>Other countries moved beyond this technology …

Chowing Down On Meat, Dairy Alters Gut Bacteria A Lot, And Quickly

Looks like Harvard University scientists have given us another reason to walk past the cheese platter at holiday parties and reach for the carrot sticks instead: Your gut bacteria will thank you.<p>Switching to a diet packed with meat and cheese — and very few carbohydrates — alters the trillions of …

Fodor’s 2013 Holiday Gift Guides

With Thanksgiving now behind us, and Christmas clearly around the bend, it’s time for family celebrations, office parties, and kids’ wish lists to …

High on Wine in New Zealand

TravelIntelligent Travel<p>I love <b>New Zealand</b>: small, manageable, mountainous, trout-dense, agricultural, hospitable.<p>I took part in an extraordinary blind tasting here of Pinot Noirs from four continents, and the good news for everybody (except maybe the Burgundians) is that New Zealand’s lot surpassed …

6 Photography Tips I Learned From a Wildlife Photographer You Can Use Anywhere, Anytime [PHOTOS]

"If you think about the actual reason, the story you want to tell, you will be in a much better position to convey this to the people looking at your images."<p>Photographing wildlife in Africa is a unique experience, but what I discovered about photography when I shot with professional wildlife …

Photography Tips

Been There. Done That. What's Next? 8 Truly Novel Travel Ideas for 2014

For jaded travelers and adrenaline junkies alike that have supposedly done everything and have nothing left on their bucket list, may I humbly suggest these eight truly novel travel ideas for 2014.<p>Climbed the Sydney Harbor Bridge; mountain biked the Khyber Pass. <i>Been there.</i><p>Tried zorbing; swam with …

Seasoned Tourists Share Their Best Travel Tips

So we teamed up with CNN to solicit advice from its seasoned iReporters as part of our Ways to Travel Better campaign—and posed some questions to get them going.<p>What's your secret to navigating a crowded airport? How about a tip for nabbing a table at the hottest restaurant in town? Do you have a …

4 Places to Go Before You Have Kids

These are not babymoons, per se, which are best spent relaxing on the beach. These four places are where you'll want to be on your own schedule to get adventurous, sample the local wines, and stay up into the wee hours.<p><i>Photo Courtesy of Dreamstime. Article by Danielle Contray, contributor to Budget</i> …

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