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Thin Spaghetti with Garlic, Red Pepper and Olive Oil Recipe

"Thin spaghetti tossed with garlic, olive oil, red pepper flakes and grated cheese makes a quick and easy weeknight meal."<p>Ingredients<p>1 (16 ounce) box …

Recipes

Without a Doubt, the 9 Best Documentaries on Amazon Prime Will Change Your Life

If you're a regular MyDomaine reader, you've no doubt noticed that I've been watching a lot of documentaries lately. In the past few months, I've …

Love Stories

Ending Homelessness Isn’t as Impossible as It Sounds

The U.K. has a goal to get people off the streets. This charity has a plan.<p>It may be a little hard to remember the last time anyone in elected office in Britain spoke about anything other than Brexit. But it wasn't so long ago that all the parties agreed about the boldest policy Prime Minister …

Homelessness

Why there are so many unsheltered homeless people on the West Coast

One-quarter of homeless people in the U.S. live in California, despite Californians making up only 12 percent of the population.<p>Not only is …

Homelessness

Encampments take root in South L.A. Here's why clearing them out is so difficult

When the tent caught fire, flames blew through an iron fence into an employee parking lot and quickly enveloped two cars.<p>Rumors swirled that one homeless person had torched another’s tent, but Los Angeles firefighters found no leads to investigate.<p>New tents quickly appeared along the fence at 38th …

Homelessness

San Fransisco's Homeless Crisis Is Now a Poop Crisis

The city is overrun with people who have nowhere to relieve themselves—and that's a problem for any resident, whether they have a home or not.<p>Every time I visit San Francisco, I am increasingly shocked at how the city is getting dirtier and more disturbing. Recently, while staying at an AirBNB in …

San Francisco

Five Restaurants to Try This Weekend in Los Angeles

<i>You probably think of the same question every weekend: where should I eat? Well, every week Eater LA will compile a handy dandy set of recommendations right here to answer that very question. Here now, five places to try this weekend in Los Angeles. (And if you need some ideas on where to drink,</i> …

Los Angeles

Seattle created its homelessness crisis -- Now it's trying to make it worse

Seattle never learns. The city says it has a homelessness problem that is getting out of control and something needs to be done about it. But Seattle’s ultra-liberal politicians are making things worse by insisting on more bloated government to solve a problem bloated government created.<p>The housing …

Housing

The human catastrophe of homelessness hits the shores of Malibu, and some try to offer a helping hand

Wherever there's a public library, there are homeless people taking shelter, and this is true in Malibu.<p>Perry Thomas, who said he's a U.S. Army vet known as "The Real," was wheeling his belongings into the Civic Center library Tuesday morning. He told me he sleeps on Surfrider Beach.<p>"It's about as …

13 cognitive biases that really screw things up for you

The human brain is a natural wonder. It produces more than 50,000 thoughts each day and 100,000 chemical reactions each second. With this amount of …

Critical Thinking

This home-building robot can lay more than 1,000 bricks an hour — and construct a home quicker than a human

A construction crew can build a small home in about four to six weeks. To shave time and labor costs, some homebuilders have chosen to automate part of the process instead.<p>A new robot, developed by Perth-based company Fastbrick Robotics, may be the speediest homebuilding machine yet.<p>Called the …

This Repair Tape Is Your New Home Repair Secret Weapon

A quick fix that lasts and lasts.<p>Look out duct tape; FiberFix Repair Wrap is the handyman’s secret weapon every homeowner deserves to know about.<p>Originally designed for the military, this tape is said to be 100 times stronger than duct tape, making it the perfect long-term solution to the kinds of …

Vent Flashing Done Right

Back up roof vent boots with flashing, counterflashing, and proper shingling to prevent leaks.<p><i>Synopsis: Mike Guertin describes his method for</i> …

Home Improvement

As gentrification escalates in Calif., people wonder: Where can the homeless go?

SAN CLEMENTE, Calif. —The search party pulled out of a McDonald’s parking lot, a collection of homeless men and women and their advocates squeezed into VW station wagons and old SUVs. They sought a patch of land or a spare building, a place — any place — where dozens of people might live for a …

Homelessness

Tolerant San Francisco fed up with dirty, smelly streets

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Though known for its compassion to the needy, San Francisco may have hit peak saturation with tent camps, stinky urine and trash littering the streets, and the new interim mayor has vowed to do something about it.<p>In the last few weeks, Mayor Mark Farrell has promised $750,000 …

San Francisco

For the first time, city workers will enter state parks in Kakaako to clear homeless

ADVERTISING<p>The years-long battle with the homeless in Kakaako — who have matched wits with authorities hamstrung by jurisdictional limitations — …

After 14 years, I’ve had it. I’m leaving Seattle

Seattle has become a place that is hostile to the middle class.

San Francisco Mayor tired of ‘enabling’ homeless population: ‘I don’t stand for that’

After years of complaints, San Francisco Mayor Mark Farrell vowed on Friday to become more aggressive in clearing the city’s sidewalks of homeless encampments.<p>Farrell told the San Francisco Chronicle: “Enough is enough. We have offered services time and again and gotten many off the street, but …

Cardinal Energy: An Oil Company With A Fully Covered 9.5% Dividend Yield

<b>Introduction</b><p>Avid readers will know I have always had a weak spot for Cardinal Energy (OTC:CRLFF), but unfortunately, the market still appears to be …

Oil & Gas Industry

Safe Preferred Stock Yields 10.4%, Opportunistic Buy, 25% Return Potential

<i>This research report was jointly produced by High Dividend Opportunities research team and Seeking Alpha author Julian Lin.</i><p><b>CBL & Associates …

Investing

72-Hour Sous-Vide Short Ribs Recipe

"Sous-vide cooking works its magic on a lot of foods, but short ribs yield some of the most dramatic results I've seen. In traditional recipes, the …

4 Tiny Funds With Massive Dividends (Up To 11.7%)

When investors ask me why they should invest in closed-end funds (CEFs), I tell them three things:<p>First, CEFs pay an outsized income stream—7% yields are easy to get and easy to sustain with a CEF portfolio.<p>Second, CEFs often trade for less than their intrinsic worth. While ETFs trade at their net …

Investing

This Homeless Shelter-Based Girl Scout Troop Is Selling Cookies For The First Time

The Girl Scouts have been selling cookies for 101 years, but for a New York City troop, this year marks the first time they are participating in the …

From the Archives: Homeless in L.A. in 1947

Responding to a citizen's phone call, Los Angeles police found Linda Henderson, 7, and her dog Butch sleeping in the backseat of an automobile in the 700 block of South New Hampshire Avenue on June 17, 1947.<p>The citizen reported seeing the child sleeping in the car three nights in a row. Police left …

Rundown of Different Types of Insulation Styles to Help Make an Informed Decision

Insulation is beneficial to maintain pleasant temperature indoors without any need for cooling or heating device. Less use of appliances means a …

The Best US Islands For Families

Shares 258<p>Growing up in Rhode Island, I’m so used to seeing water. I feel centered when I see the ocean, rivers, and lakes. Traveling to …

Homeless in Seattle

Seattle<p>The northern wall at the office of the Licton Springs Village on North Seattle's gritty Aurora Avenue features a poster containing a stark …

What Is Intermittent Fasting? Here's Everything You Need to Know

Get the facts about the popular weight-loss method.<p>If eating is #life, intermittent fasting might not be for you. Instead of waking up and eating …

Luxurious, All-Inclusive Resorts from Around the World

1 Twin Farms, Vermont<p>Nestled in the middle of a lush Vermont landscape, this hidden valley resort has four accommodation options and provides fine …

From the Archives: For one summer, L.A. set up an 'urban campground' for the homeless. No one called it a success.

In 1987, the Los Angeles Police Department embarked on a major crackdown on homeless encampments on skid row. In response, Mayor Tom Bradley proposed a temporary site to relocate the homeless.<p>In a June, 4, 1987, Los Angeles Times article, Penelope McMillan and Roxanne Arnold reported:<p><i>In an effort</i> …