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The Coffee Table Battle: Help Us Find Peace

<b>Q:</b> My husband and I are at a design impasse! We have two coffee tables that we cannot decide between. Each lends a completely different feeling to …

Coffee Table

Biz Ladies: 9 Steps to Writing a Killer Brief

Today’s Biz Ladies post comes to us from Vari Longmuir, a graphic designer and owner of the online branding and graphic design studio, Buttercup Ink. …

Exemplary Interior: How to Make 380 Sq Ft Feel Spacious

Less is more when you need to make the most out of a small space, and this apartment shows how using a few materials and making smart layout choices …

Interior Design

5 Favorites: Before/After Kitchen Renovations

Though we love to dream about our someday remodels, the fact is that all remodels come with constraints. Sometimes they’re squeezed by time (see a …

10 Under $300: Giant, Affordable Rugs to Cover Hideous Floors

Rentals often come with more than their fair share of terrible flooring, but gross linoleum <i>in the bedrooms</i> is a new personal low. Determined not to …

Home Decorating

Unforgettable Garden Wedding Decor

If you think garden weddings are only for spring, think again! A garden wedding is perfect for any time of the year that the weather is pleasant. And …

15 Natural Ways To Clean With Lemons!

Lemons are obviously a delicious treat and easy ingredient to so many wonderful recipes. But it’s also a fierce and fast natural cleaning solution. …

U.S. Competitiveness Up, Ranking Fifth, Survey Says

U.S. competitiveness among global economies suffered after the 2008 global economic crisis. Four years after the crisis, the U.S. slipped in the World Economic Forum's annual competitiveness ranking. This year it's back up a bit: The U.S. rose to fifth position overall from seventh last year, in …

Brain-training video games may help reverse cognitive decline in old age

Playing brain-training video gamesmay help reverse the natural decline in cognitive abilitiesamong older people, according to scientists.<p>They found that 60-year-olds who played a custom-designed video game for 12 hours over the course of a month improved their multitasking abilities to levels …

Bill Clinton Steps Up To Dispel The Confusion Over Obamacare

With the launch of the major piece of the Affordable Care Act less than a month away, the Obama administration is escalating the public relations push with one of their most effective weapons – former President Bill Clinton, now known to many as explainer in chief.<p>Speaking from his presidential …

Poll: Young People More Likely to Consider Enrolling in Obamacare Exchanges

Much of the Af­ford­able Care Act nar­rat­ive re­cently has sur­roun­ded the seem­ing catch-22 of en­rolling young, healthy people in the new …

Health Care

US trade deficit widens in July on motor imports

<b>The US trade deficit widened in July as exports fell and the nation bought more cars and car parts from overseas.</b><p>The trade gap rose 13% to $39.1bn (£25bn) compared with June's $34.5bn, said the US Commerce Department.<p>Imports of cars, trucks, motoring parts and engines rose to a record $26.5bn. Much …

Economy

The solution to trading glitches might be to have fewer exchanges to trade on

A spate of recent trading glitches and problems in the US—most recently this morning, when a hiccup on the Nasdaq briefly affected some stocks—have brought higher scrutiny to the trading world. Such glitches always prompt the exchanges to conduct internal reviews and promise they’ll do better next …

Stock Markets