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The 10 most irresistible colognes, according to real women

When it comes to cologne, the first rule is a little goes a long way (someone tell that to our last Uber driver, please?). The second is to think …

Logitech releases Circle 2 camera with future HomeKit support

Logitech today has officially announced the release of its new Circle 2 home security camera. The latest version is an upgrade from the original Logi Circle camera, introducing more flexible hardware options for customers. Users of the Circle 2 will be able to install the camera indoors or …

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Logitech's cute Wi-Fi home security camera slims down and goes modular

Logitech, makers of seemingly ever kind of computer accessory imaginable, is giving its well-received Logi Circle home Wi-Fi connected home security …

Sikh community asks for hate-crime probe after man is told ‘go back to your own country’ and shot

By Cleve R. Wootson Jr.<p>Cleve R. Wootson Jr.<p>General assignment reporter covering national and breaking news<p>Email Bio Follow<p>The 39-year-old Sikh man was working on his car in his driveway in Kent, Wash., just south of Seattle, when a man walked up wearing a mask and holding a gun.<p>According to a …

Crime

You’ll Never Order Pizza Again After Trying This Recipe

It’s easy to make—and ten times more delicious<p>Some pizza chains cover up bland crust with sugary sauce, crummy cheese, and cheap meats. This pie is based on a recipe from Pasquale Cozzolino, head chef at Ribalta in New York City. It uses fresh ingredients—and you can inhale half of it for a mere …

Neuroscience Says Listening to This Song Reduces Anxiety by Up to 65 Percent

Sure to both stir your soul and calm your nervous system.<p>Everyone knows they need to manage their stress. When things get difficult at work, school, or in your personal life, you can use as many tips, tricks, and techniques as you can get to calm your nerves.<p>So here's a science-backed one: make a …

37 Books With Plot Twists That Will Blow Your Mind

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RIPPED Abs In 1 Minute!

This challenge only takes a minute—but it’s an absolute gutbuster<p>This RIPTENSITY challenge is simple, and the payoff is sweet. With just three exercises, you’ll hit your lower abs, obliques, and six-pack muscles for one minute.<p>You read that right: one minute.<p><b>Related:</b> RIPTENSITY—Fast Bodyweight …

Tips for Painting Kitchen Cabinets

The best choices for cabinet paints<p>A careful sanding and good primer set the stage for a smooth, durable top coat for painting kitchen cabinets.<p>If …

I have $600 a month to invest for the next 20 years. What should I do?

<i>Dear Nancy Woods,</i><p><i>What would you say is the best 20-year investment? If I have $600 a month to invest for 20 years, what do you suggest I do with the $600 a month, and what do you think it could be worth? I know that in this public forum you cannot give me stock specific advice. What I am looking</i> …

Karachi vice: inside the city torn apart by killings, extortion and terrorism | Samira Shackle

Photograph: Rizwan Tabassum/AFP/Getty Images<p>The Taliban attack on Jinnah International airport in which more than 30 people died.<p>84<p>image/jpeg<p>http://media.guim.co.uk/0bf59fc94fd10dbbf5667181a1bc34a95856840e/0_204_3000_1800/140.jpg<p>140<p>Photograph: Qaisar Khan/Commissioned for the Guardian<p>Crime reporter …

Recommended Side-by-Side Refrigerators | Refrigerator Reviews - Consumer Reports

Side-by-side refrigerators have lost some market share to popular French-door bottom-freezers, but they’re still an excellent choice for many …

The 50 Most Overpriced Hospitals in the United States

Spoiler alert: They’re not the best hospitals in the country. Is your nearest emergency room on this list?<p>If you had to guess the priciest hospital in the country, what would it be? The Mayo Clinic? Sloan Kettering? Some renowned urban institution that’s highly ranked by <i>U.S. News & World …

The Ultimate Tool Belt

Get ready for all of those home repairs.<p>From the hammer to the socket wrench, men define themselves by the tools they use. But which ones are really worthy of prime placement on your tool belt? Here, we'll certain go through all the pliers, drivers and levels that are so versatile, they'll inspire …

12 Common Home Repairs That YOU Can Do

Sometimes you don't need to hire a pro.<p>Sometimes you don't need to hire a pro. In her new book, <i>DIY Home Repairs: 100 Fix-It-Yourself Projects</i>, Sarah Berry provides a step-by-step home improvement guide so you can do it on your own. We've rounded up 12 solutions to your most common household …

Home Improvement

How to Save at Costco | Shopping Tips - Consumer Reports News

If you’re a Costco member, you probably know a thing or two about saving a buck. But there are ways to cut costs even further at the ubiquitous …

How To Buy An LED That Fits Your Fixture - Consume Reports

The LED lightbulb display at the home center wasn’t helpful and the clerk who worked in that section was down on LEDs—too much money, he said—and …

Schlage's Electronic Door Locks Outwit Burglars- Consumer Reports

Also at CES 2015 comes a fresh update to the Kwikset Kevo 925, the first Bluetooth-enabled deadbolt lock we tested. We liked the feature that lets …

LED Holiday Lights | Lightbulb Reviews - Consumer Reports

As you dust off and untangle strand after strand of Christmas lights it’s a fine time to think about switching to LEDs. Compared to incandescent …

5 more apps that make you say 'Wow!'

There are approximately 1.3 million apps available for our smartphones and tablets. Many are simply a bad idea. Most are average in use or scope. Fortunately, some very innovative developers have changed the way we used to do things for the better. Here are five mind-boggling apps that I know …

Pink Floyd: The Endless River review – ‘a good way to call it a day’

By the time Pink Floyd’s <i>The Final Cut</i>, Roger Waters’s “Requiem for the Postwar Dream”, came out in 1983, relations between him and the rest of the group were terrible – keyboard player Rick Wright had even been kicked out and rehired on a salary, for live shows only, at Waters’s insistence. So …