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Former Univ. Of Cincinnati Officer To Be Retried Over Killing Of Black Motorist

Former University of Cincinnati police Officer Ray Tensing will go on trial again over the fatal shooting of black driver Sam DuBose during a traffic stop last year.<p>As we've reported, Tensing's first trial ended in a mistrial earlier this month after jurors were unable to reach a unanimous verdict …

Policing

Plume Is WiFi For Every Room In Your House (Video)

Plume is looking to change the way we use WiFi, instead of having a router Plume are mini WiFi hotspots that you plug in around your house.<p>The idea …

16 Musicians Who Are Extremely Underrated

Here's who should be taking over the music world.

What To Expect When You're Expecting The Collapse Of Society As We Know It

Millions of Americans may identify as “preppers,” but most don’t have massive stockpiles of guns, dress in camo, or live off the grid. They’re more like Lisa Bedford, the "Survival Mom," who’s built a massive following simply by suggesting that being ready — for a financial crisis, for a massive …

15 Amazing Products That Will Change The Way You Sleep In 2016

Recommended by some incredibly well-rested BuzzFeed readers.<p><i>Note: Submissions have been edited for length and/or clarity.</i>

19 Kitchen Tools Every Home Cook Needs

<i>This piece originally appeared on PureWow.</i><p>We’re the first to admit that the kitchen industry has gotten a little out of control, with gadgets and …

HeLi-on Pocket Solar Charger Launches From $85 (video)

InfinityPV ApS has created a very unique compact solar charger that takes the form of a retractable flexible solar panel. That can be easily carried …

17 Gifts Only Grammar Nerds Will Appreciate

If bad grammar makes you [sic], these are for you.

Brussels Sprout Recipes To Bookmark Right Now

You don't want to miss out on these dishes.<p>Brussels sprouts have endured a bad reputation, and it’s not entirely undeserved. When boiled, which they so often have been in the past, they taste wretched, and smell even worse. (To be honest, they smell like farts.) But when roasted, sautéed or even …

Taste the 27 Best Jerky Products on the Planet

We chowed down on nearly 200 meat sticks, strips, and bars before crowning the best jerkies in the world. Here are our top protein-packed picks

Pappa al Pomodoro: The Tuscan Tomato Soup for Every Season

I was flipping through several of my 19th-century cookbooks recently, and was reminded of how different they were back then. One of the most surprising things was the frequent inclusion of whole chapters on feeding the ill and infirm. Cookbooks from those times weren't just aspirational guides full …

An Actually Useful Guide to Kansas City, Missouri

Heading to Kansas City, Missouri? Let Matthew Schroeder be your guide. This is Spilling the Beans, where a city's most in-the-know barista gives us the lowdown on what to do and where to eat in their hometown.<p><i>This is Spilling the Beans, where plugged-in baristas give us the lowdown on where to go,</i> …

Texas

7 Healthy Eating Tricks That Are Actually So Easy

All doable, all delicious.

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18 Smart Examples of Shoe Storage DIY Projects For Your Home

In most households storage tends to be a problem. A recurrent problem that can only be solved with patience and dedication though the optimization of …

Storage Ideas

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25 Beautiful Cheap Pallet DIY Storage Projects to Realize With Ease

Is there a pile of old pallets in your yard from your recently constructed home or cottage? Do you have a friend that owns a pile of old pallets? If …

Furniture

Trey Ratcliff's Stylish Camera Bag is the Latest Huge Success on Kickstarter

For photographers, finding the perfect camera bag can be a challenge. The Everyday Messenger makes this quest much easier with a stylish pack that doesn't look like your average photo bag – it looks like the type of thing you'd carry in your day-to-day life. Renowned travel photographer Trey …

Sewing

Hands-on with the Leatherman Tread Wearable Multi-Tool

Nothing can replace a fully-stocked tool box in terms of effectiveness and safety. However, for those on the go or looking always to be prepared, the Leatherman Tread delivers quick, functional and valued support—in bracelet form. With some 10 stainless steel links, the bracelet features 29 …

Stainless Steel

Revolutionary Jacket Packs 15 Features Every Traveler Wants into One Stylish Garment

Traveling can be an uncomfortable experience, from fumbling with your luggage to being too hot or cold. To help make your journey a more pleasant one, BauBax has combined 15 travel necessities into one jacket. They're things we often yearn for while flying or riding, but don't want to juggle, …

Crowd Funding

22 Simply Beautiful Low Budget Privacy Screens For Your Backyard

There is nothing more important than privacy and intimacy in our lives. The sole feeling that someone gazes is intrusive regardless of its nature, …

3 DIY tips to keep your bathroom clean

From cleaning grout in your shower to keeping toothpaste tubes from clogging up, these easy DIY tricks will help keep your bathroom spic-and-span.

9 Unique Ways to Store Things in Plain Sight

Focus on putting your things out of the way instead of away.<p>Lindsay Listanski Jul 23, 2015<p>There’s an old misconception that to clean your home, you …

6 Clever Coffee Table DIY Ideas That Offer Style and Storage

The coffee table is a substantial piece of furniture taking up a lot of valuable real estate in your living room. Along with looking good, why not …

House Design

16 Wonderful DIY Ideas For Your Living Room

Refreshing your living room. Homely, warm and relaxing is a must for your living room. It is a place for hosting your most important quests and …

10 Tips to Help Make Your House Feel More Inviting.

#HELLO! You and me, we are friends. I can feel the friend vibe already. Have you moved lately? Thank heavens I haven’t because moving can be the …

Houses

Easy DIY Wall Collages Using Photos

I mentioned in a Wear + When post I previously wrote that I tend to have hard time figuring out how to decorate large wall spaces in my home. My last …

West Elm

6 Backyard Fire Pits You Can Make Yourself | Redesign Revolution

When I show up at a party, it isn’t because I’m a social butterfly. It’s because I’ve been told there would be snacks. That’s why people get …