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10 Clever Tips for Landscaping Around Trees

Plop a tree in the middle of the yard and it may look out of place at first. But by landscaping around the tree, you make it look more attractive—and …

Landscaping

Emirates Is Having a 2-for-1 Sale on Flights to Greece and Italy — and You’ll Want to Book Now

If traveling to Italy or Greece has long been on your travel bucket list, now may be the time to finally book that dream vacation. And you can bring …

Italy

Deconstructing Jimi Hendrix’s “Manic Depression” Riff

“Manic Depression” is one of several original stand-out tracks on <i>Are You Experienced</i>, the 1967 debut album by the Jimi Hendrix Experience.<p>The song is …

Guitar

5 Reasons to Buy Nvidia Stock Now

By<p>Aug. 15, 2018 2:47 p.m. ET<p>Shares of Nvidia (NVDA) have been on a tear this year, but the party's not over, <b>Wells Fargo</b> says<b>.</b><p><b>Where we were</b>: Nvidia …

Investing

The 10 Best Ways to Naturally Whiten Yellow Teeth at Home

We all dream of having a perfect Hollywood smile. However, not everyone can afford to go to the dentist to have their teeth whitened.<p>We at <b>bixize</b> …

Recipes

Five Small Things That Make a Big Difference in Your Guitar Playing

Five pointers that can make all the difference in your playing.

Guitar

This is how to have the ‘perfect’ retirement

I recently came across an interesting blog post in which the author described his idea of the perfect retirement. It made me realize that there are …

Retirement

Maximize Returns With High Cash Flow-Relative Strength Portfolios

Fidelity’s Peter Lynch has been quoted as saying that share price follows earnings. I agree with this statement, but I also believe that share price follows cash flow better . This presentation demonstrates that the use of cash flow as a selection criteria combined with the concept of relative …

Investing

‘If there were ever a moment to harvest gains…it is August 2018,’ warns Guggenheim’s Minerd

Scott Minerd isn’t bullish on U.S. stocks. And he can’t emphasize that point enough.<p>The Dow Jones Industrial Average DJIA, -1.00% , the S&P 500 index …

Stock Markets

A Week In Los Angeles, CA, On A Joint $1,500,000 Income

<i>Welcome to</i> Money Diaries<i>, where we're tackling what might be the last taboo facing modern working women: money. We're asking millennials how they</i> …

Personal Finance

Why Live Alone in Retirement? Form a Pod Instead

Sharing expenses can be extremely helpful, but that’s not the only reason to add some peas to your pod. Sharing friendships, skills and talents can …

Retirement

This Is the Hottest Travel Destination for Seniors Right Now

The 10 most popular spots, and how much they cost.<p>Unencumbered by work and kids, many retirees are upping their travel game.<p>An analysis by Priceline …

Travel

What You're Entitled To If Your Flight Gets Canceled

A canceled flight almost always means taking a later one, which can lead to missing your connection, shortening your vacation, and sometimes even …

Flying

How Deadpool 2 Pulled Off The Funniest Twist In Superhero Movie History

See an exclusive behind-the-scenes video from the uncut version<p>From its earliest trailers, <i>Deadpool 2</i> marketed itself as a team film. The sequel to the immensely popular comic book comedy would go bigger, bringing in the famed X-Force—consisting of Domino (Zazie Beetz), Bedlam (Terry Crews), …

Deadpool

Allman Brothers Band Releases “Fillmore East February, 1970”

A historic set of performances by The Allman Brothers is once again in circulation with the release of <i>Bear’s Sonic Journals: Allman Brothers Band,</i> …

Guitar

Goldman's Equity Trading Revenue Fell Behind JPMorgan's In Q2, And It May Not Be A One-Off Event

An increase in capital market volatility, coupled with upbeat investor sentiment, helped boost equity trading revenues for most investment banks over the second quarter of 2018. Notably, while four of the five largest U.S. investment banks reported a year-on-year jump in equity trading revenues of …

Markets

Can You Rent The 'Celebrity Big Brother' House? Fans Have In The Past & The Parties Were Epic

Most modern reality TV series are set in extremely enviable locations. <i>Love Island</i> takes place in a luxury villa in Majorca, <i>Keeping Up with the</i> …

Love Island

‘Crazy Rich Asians’ Cast: Your Guide To The Film’s 11 Sexiest Stars

Photos: Getty Images, Everett Collection, IMDB, Warner Bros. ; Illustration: Dillen Phelps<p><b>Constance Wu</b> <b><br>Who They Are In Crazy Rich Asians:</b> Rachel Chu, …

Streaming

Michael Caine Gives The Definitive Explanation For What’s Happening At The End Of ‘Inception’

It’s a question that’s baffled movie-goers since 2010: what the heck is happening at the end of <i>Inception</i>? Is it a dream? Is it real? We are all Troy.<p>But leave it to director Christopher Nolan’s good luck charm (totem?), Michael Caine, to clear up the mystery. While introducing the film for the …

Michael Caine

12-Bar Blues Endings for Beginners

A simple, easy-to-follow lick beginners can use to expand their blues vocabulary.

Electric Guitar

Why One Money Manager Is Telling Clients to Raise Cash Right Now

Brace for a summer pullback?<p>Quint Tatro, Managing Director at Joule Financial, is telling clients to raise some cash. He sees a pullback in the S&P …

Sweep Picking Seventh Arpeggios

Welcome back, mortals! For this installment of Music of the Arcane, we will charge the nigh impenetrable musical bastion known as seventh chords.<p>In …

Electric Guitar

OneDrive makes it easier to backup your desktop clutter

Microsoft rolled out a new OneDrive folder protection feature to its business users in June -- now it's available to regular users, too. The feature lets you choose which folders you want to automatically back up to Microsoft's cloud service -- desktop, pictures or documents -- and it'll keep this …

Windows 10

How to rip and save audio from YouTube videos with your iPhone

YouTube isn’t just for video. Lots of folks use it to post audio files, only they gum up the songs with slideshows so they can upload them to the video-publishing service. There are all kinds of apps that let you convert a YouTube video back into an MP3, but today we’re going to see how to convert …

Apps

Courtney Hadwin returns to ‘America’s Got Talent’ and blows the roof off Dolby Theatre with ‘Papa’s Got A Brand New Bag’ [WATCH]

After becoming <b>Howie Mandel</b>‘s Golden Buzzer back in the early auditions of “America’s Got Talent,” 14-year-old singer <b>Courtney Hadwin</b> hasn’t been seen …

Reality TV

Make Creamy Garlic Butter Tuscan Shrimp for Dinner

<i>Kitchn's</i> <i>Delicious Links</i> <i>column highlights recipes we're excited about from the bloggers we love. Follow along every weekday as we post our …

Recipes

3 ETFs to Capture the Momentum in U.S. Stocks

<i>This article was originally published on ETFTrends.com.</i><p>As the bull market extends, investors are chasing U.S. stocks ETFs despite cheaper valuations in many other markets. “History suggests that the leadership of the stock market does not rotate into laggards late in the cycle — bull markets don’t …

Stock Markets

Baked Shrimp Scampi

Directions<p>Preheat oven to 425°. In a large bowl, combine shrimp, butter, white wine, lemon juice and zest, shallot, garlic, 2 tablespoons parsley, …

Seafood

Raytheon Laser 1, Drone 0

<b>Lockheed Martin</b> is building a laser cannon for the Navy, and another one small enough to fit onto an airplane. <b>Northrop Grumman</b> is building a laser cannon as well. <b>Kratos Defense & Security</b> already <i>has</i> built a laser: the 33 kW "LaWS" laser weapon system. And <b>Boeing</b>'s building a human-portable laser gun.<p>…

Military

7 Stocks to Avoid (Or Even Sell) This Fall

This bull market is getting awfully long in the tooth. Stocks haven’t recorded a 20% drop since March 9, 2009 – the beginning of the recovery from …

Stock Markets