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Netflix may soon charge you even more for 4K and HDR

Netflix has confirmed to CNET that it’s testing new pricing plans for customers in Europe, including an ‘Ultra’ tier that includes 4K and HDR formats for its video streams.<p>Engadget noted that prices for the Ultra plan varied among users in the test from €16.99 ($19.77) to €19.99 ($23.26) per month. …

Golden Globes

The brain may clean out Alzheimer’s plaques during sleep

Sleep deprivation may speed up development of Alzheimer’s disease.

Dementia

Indoor Tour - Interior Architecture Walking Tour with Pedway

overview of Chicago history, and a new perspective on looking at our famous architecture – both inside and out! <b>95% of the tour takes place inside,</b> …

Architecture

Frank Lloyd Wright for beginners

Acclaimed architect Frank Lloyd Wright began his career in Chicago, helping develop the Prairie style of design as he created beautiful buildings in …

Frank Lloyd Wright

Senate votes today on rollback of net neutrality rollback

Today’s the big day for the Senate’s big push to undo the FCC’s “Restoring Internet Freedom” order nullifying 2015’s net neutrality rules. A vote is scheduled for this afternoon on whether to repeal that order, though as of this writing the coalition is still one vote shy of making it happen.<p>The …

Inside the Trial of Joaquin 'El Chapo’ Guzman, the World’s Most Infamous Drug Baron

When Joaquín “El Chapo” Guzmán was born in the rugged village of La Tuna in Mexico’s Sierra Madre mountains in 1957, the houses were made of mud, …

Mexico

A Look Inside "This Is Us" Star Susan Kelechi Watson's Vibrant Home

This is where she reads all those tearjerker scripts.<p>The past two years have been nothing short of life-changing for Susan Kelechi Watson. Not only has she proved her acting chops on <i>This Is Us</i> as the scene-stealing Beth Pearson (Randall's super cool wife), but she also just made over her Los …

Living Rooms

55+ Pretty Flower Arrangements to Cheer Up Any Room

A few bright blooms make all the difference.<p>Learn to how to make beautiful floral centerpieces to impress guests and decorate your home. Wherever you place your flowers, these designer ideas and tricks will have 'em looking better and lasting longer than ever.

These Are the Pantone Colors That Will Be Trending in 2019

They are definitely unexpected if you ask us.<p>Craving some news on what colors will be trending in home decor and design next year? Good, ‘cause order’s up — and we hope you like hot peppers.<p>The Pantone Color Institute, the consultancy behind the Color of The Year, has picked 72 colors in eight …

Home Decorating

Meet Rock Star Mike Herrera, Chip and Joanna's Very Last "Fixer Upper" Client

He has the CUTEST family!<p>The fifth season of <i>Fixer Upper</i> included a couple of celebrity appearances (remember former First Lady Laura Bush and former NFL star Tim Tebow?). And the series finale, titled "Rock Star Renovation" featured another special guest — a rock star, of course.<p>Musician Mike …

Willie Nelson

What NOT To Do When Decluttering Your Home

Do you need the help of an organizing professional...without the professional price? We asked Washington DC's organizing and de-cluttering guru …

Minimalism

20 Smart Ways to Organize Your Bedroom Closet

Are you a little obsessed with organizing? We are too. So we thought we'd channel our obsession into something helpful: a list of ways to organize …

3 Secrets of People with Flawlessly Clean Houses

You know the type. It doesn't matter if you're at their home for an event or just dropping by for an unannounced visit — their homes are always …

This HIIT-Yoga Hybrid Makes You Feel Like You Actually Got a Good Workout

<i>Join Cody for $20 a month and access more than 2,500 workout videos to establish an at-home yoga practice, challenge your strength, and up your</i> …

Whole Foods stock rockets 28% on $13.7 billion Amazon takeover deal

Shares of Whole Foods Market rocketed 28 percent on Friday after Amazon said it plans to acquire the grocery store chain for $42 a share, in a deal …

eCommerce

World Reacts to Trump’s Climate Decision: Pictures

How to maintain, or even improve, your memory as you age

As you age, some slowdown in memory and processing is to be expected. That can mean a forgotten birthday, an accidentally retold story, a temporarily misplaced wallet.<p>Such run-of-the-mill forgetfulness may increase over the years but is usually not — as you may fear — a sign that you’re on the road …

Wellness

You'll Want to Pour This Avocado Dressing Over Every Salad You Eat — and You Should!

[1]<p>Creamy Avocado Dressing<p>Sprinkle of Green [2]<p>Notes<p>This sauce is also great to use as a dip. Sweet potato chips go perfectly with this, and it's a nice variation from the usual guacamole.<p>Ingredients<p>1/2 ripe avocado<br>• 1 tablespoon Dijon mustard<br>• 1 cup water<br>• Handful of coriander (cilantro) leaves<br>• 1 …

Life Is Tender (and a Little Awkward) in the Paintings of Kelly Bjork

Painter Kelly Bjork's aesthetic is austerity with a little eccentricity.<p>A young man in a red, Western-style shirt sits quietly next to an older woman in a hospital bed, both their expressions calm and serene. A gaggle of middle-aged women traipse around an indoor swimming pool, their faces wearing …

4 Pillars Of Management, By An Art Dealer Who Survived The Nazis

Without the eagle eye, good taste, and business acumen of gallerist Paul Rosenberg (1881-1959), we might not today be in a position to avail ourselves of the beauty of works by such post-Impressionist artists as Pablo Picasso, Fernand Leger, Georges Braque, Henri Matisse and Marie …

9 paid iPhone apps on sale for free today

It’s our last list of the day’s best paid iPhone and iPad apps before the long holiday weekend, so we did our best to find some cool new apps for you …

Police Forces Are Sending A Message To Black Suburban Residents: You’re Not Wanted

Places like Troy used to be lily-white, and most of their police departments still are. That’s a problem for the black and brown people moving from big cities like LA and New York in search of quieter places to raise families.<p><b>It started with</b> a noise complaint. Don Hansbury, who is 78 years old and …

24 apps you need on your phone right now

Deciding which apps to download from the thousands available on the App Store or Google Play can be stressful — especially if you just bought a new phone. Even if you've had your phone for years, you may not be using apps that are worth your time.<p>INSIDER found 24 apps that will make your life …

Apps

AP Explains: How lawmakers get their health care

WASHINGTON (AP) — Republican Sen. John McCain, a former Navy pilot who at 80 has had several health setbacks, gets his coverage from the Department …

17 iPad tips and secrets you’ll use

I’ve tried to solely include iPad-only features here, though I have included a couple that work across iOS which I think come into their own on the …

These Blackout Shades Will Make You Feel Like You Live in a Penthouse

In New York City or London, no less.<p>Sensitive sleepers know blackout shades are a must. But they're not exactly known for being the prettiest accessory — until now. Ukrainian designers at HoleRoll found a way to combine functionality with fun. Seriously, tell us it wouldn't be totally delightful …

The 2 Most Important Things You Learn in Interior Design School

Do you find yourself trying to talk homeowners out of a bad design decision while watching HGTV, daydreaming about how you would update the dilapidated house down the street, or enjoying your weekend DIY design projects so much that you've toyed with the idea of doing it full time as an interior …

How to Organize Your Entire Home—and Keep It That Way

From expert advice to motivation in the form of inspiration, we've got you covered<p>What with last-minute work projects, never-ending errands to run, and that party you absolutely must attend, it's easy to let your home get disorganized. Maybe there's a stack of platters that never disappeared after …

The White House's radical attack on the First Amendment cannot go unanswered | Lawrence Douglas

Denying journalists from the Guardian, New York Times and other outlets access to a press briefing is an authoritarian move. A swift response is needed<p>Those who said the presidency would change Donald Trump were correct. It has made him worse. In barring news outlets like the New York Times, CNN …

Donald Trump