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Robert Dunn, who balanced business with environmentalism, dies at 94

A small-business owner, conservationist and Republican legislator from Princeton in the 1960s and ’70s, Dunn was an architect of landmark …

Small Business

Not a Single Person on This Remote Island Has Acne—Here's Why

Imagine a small, remote tropical island surrounded by crystal-clear water where fresh produce and fish are abundant, the morale is upbeat and happy, …

The secret to making better pie crust

While pie crust is far from boring (cut-outs! lattice!), its flavor has mostly played second fiddle to that of the filling. That is, until Ashley Capps, pastry chef at Buxton Hall Barbecue, blew our minds. She adds flavorings to her pie dough that back up the fillings. The way Capps uses ground …

Dear Clinton Team: We Noticed You Might Need Some Email Security Tips

There is probably no one more acutely aware of the importance of good cybersecurity right now than Hillary Clinton’s campaign chairman John Podesta, whose emails have been laid bare by Wikileaks, are being mined for news by journalists (including at The Intercept), and are available for anyone with …

Top Investment Advisors: Where to invest $10,000 in 2017

Where to Invest $10,000 Right Now<p>Five experts reveal the opportunities they see around the world.<p>By Suzanne WoolleySuzanne Woolley<p>Investors had a …

Dogs understand what we say and how we say it, scientists find

Dog owners have long argued that their pets can understand what they are saying, and now science has proven them correct.<p>A new study has shown that dogs use the left hemisphere of their brain to process the meaning of words, and their right side to work out the intonation – exactly the same way …

What Your Wife Really Wants (But Will Never Ask For)

The secret to marriage is anyone's guess.<p>With each passing 21st century hour, every married couple is standing on thin-ass ice. People claim to have it together, but I'm jaded, I'm skeptical. Marriage, by its own morphing definition, doesn't mean forever anymore. No one is saying this out loud, but …

The lost boys: Video games more fun than growing up

As our friends' children reach their 20s, we've noticed a pattern. Their daughters are often model kids – focused, tenacious, diligent. They get top marks. They have a plan for their life. They have benchmarks and goals and usually achieve them.<p>The sons are another matter. They're not all that …

Rookie errors you’re making are sabotaging your flight bookings

I see you over there banging your head on the computer keys, struggling to make sure you’ve searched every option and weighed every possibility only …

This Week's Best Amazon Deals You Can Still Get

As a recurring feature, we share some amazing Amazon deals we’ve turned up. These items were the ones that were the most popular with our readers …

Eight most common travel scams in Europe

AIG Europe has released a helpful infographic outlining the eight most common scams currently affecting travelers in Europe. Study up so you don't fall victim to "highway pirates" or bogus police officers on your next trip.<p><b>Italy: Puncturing tires</b><p>Beware of "highway pirates" in Italy who will …

Gas Station Skimmer Scams Are on the Rise

Smaller devices and better security elsewhere make fuel pumps a target.<p>Gas prices are low, but consumers are finding a different kind of pain at the …

Friday's TV Highlights: 'Disney Parks Unforgettable Christmas Celebration' on ABC

<b>SERIES</b><p><b>Doctor Who</b> Alex Kingston reprises her role as River Song in the venerable British sci-fi drama's annual Christmas episode; Peter Capaldi stars. 9 p.m. BBC America<p><b>SPECIALS</b><p><b>Yule Log</b> Images of a blazing hearth are acccompanied by seasonal music. 4 and 9 a.m. KTLA; 6 a.m. KCAL<p><b>A Gospel Christmas</b> …

ICON_SEARCH

Cranberry Cheddar Sausage Bites.jpg<p>Cranberry Cheddar Sausage Bites Recipe<p>So you’re bringing something to a holiday party this year. Chances are …

18 Things All Women With Great Eyelashes Do

Turns out having lush lashes is a lot of work, but being able to bat them is worth it.<p>If you wake up with Bambi-like lashes, then more power to you. But if you're like the rest of the general population and need a little help in the lash department, these tips from Courtney Akai, owner of Courtney …

'She Let Go' a Poem by Rev. Safire Rose

She Let Go<p>She let go. Without a thought or a word, she let go.<p>She let go of the fear. She let go of the judgments. She let go of the confluence of …

New details emerge in D.C mansion murder case

Watch "CNN Special Report: The DC Mansion Murders" at 9:30 p.m. EDT.<p><b>Washington (CNN) —</b> The man allegedly responsible for the quadruple homicide at a Washington mansion last month has a cousin who was fired from American Iron Works, the company owned by slain patriarch Savvas Savopoulos, CNN has …

Crime

5 reasons we can't handle marriage anymore

CLOSE<p>Press columnist Anthony D'Ambrosio shares his experiences and the emotions he has felt though relationships and a divorce.<p><b>Editor's Note:</b> <i>You</i> …

Relationships

The Wombats - Greek Tragedy (Bastille Remix)

No Room In Frame

A Kiss Goodbye (feat. Charlotte Gainsbourg, Sampha & Devonte Hynes)

Leaf Off / The Cave

Bored In The USA

What to Do With Your Leftover Candy Canes (Besides Just Eating Them)

More leftover candy canes than you know what to do with? From DIY peppermint ice cream to candy truffles, here are some tasty ideas to get rid of them all.<p>Candy canes seem like such a good idea in early December. Every year, it's the same routine: You buy a big box (They're so cheap!), and hang …

The Baking Essentials You Should Always Keep in Your Fridge, Freezer, Pantry, and Spice Rack

Whether you're an occasional or an everyday baker, these are the baking pantry essentials you should never be without.<p>Here's some great news: Being a great baker is not really about artistic flair or a prodigy-like ability to whip out sugar roses. It's actually about precision, patience, and …

Supercell tornado in Nebraska: GIF

“Supercell tornado at West Point Nebraska.” via Reddit.