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How Russia Interfered in the 2016 Election

The indictment released by Robert Mueller on Friday traced how a Russian effort to widen divisions in American society launched in 2014 morphed into active support for the candidacy of Donald Trump.<p>A 37-page indictment filed by special counsel Robert Mueller on Friday lays out the most detailed …

Government

How to Cook Steak in the Oven

Love cooking steak at home but hate smoking up your kitchen? We’ve got the recipe for you. All you need is a great steak, a large cast-iron skillet, …

BBQ

Board game nights are having a moment. Here’s how to join in.

Growing up, everyone in my family received a board game for Christmas. We’d spend the lazy days that followed jumping in and out of mysterious worlds, word puzzles and intricate versions of charades. But as we grew up and moved out, the fading stacks of cardboard began collecting dust, and Netflix …

Board Games

Everything You Think You Know About Retirement Is Probably Wrong

These misconceptions about retirement could mean running out of money too early.<p>Retirement is a major source of worry for the majority of Americans, …

18 things to look forward to in 2018

<b>(CNN) —</b> Whether you've arrived at the finish line fresh and invigorated for another trip around the sun, or are so exhausted you may wheeze out your actual soul, 2017 is DONE.<p>Luckily, there are all kinds of cool and important things to look forward to in 2018 to mitigate all of the things you'll …

George R.R. Martin

Apple will give you more cash for your dusty old Mac

Apple has increased its trade-in values for a bunch of old Mac models. Machines released in 2009 and later could now earn you up to $2,500. That’s a generous $1,000 more than the previous limit.<p>If you were thinking about treating yourself to a new Mac this Christmas, Apple just made it a whole lot …

The Top 27 Productivity Hacks of 2018

This new year, kiss your inefficient and time wasting habits goodbye.<p>As 2018 gets closer, many professionals focus on what they can do better next year. Increasing productivity at work is a common New Year's resolution, as there is almost always room to improve anyone's practices.<p>To help you get …

Is Your D&D Character Rare?

We got a peek at what kind of characters everyone is building, and a lot of players are sticking close to reality.<p>Before a “Dungeons & Dragons” …

The D20 Waffle Maker Is A Critical Part Of A Successful Breakfast

There have been many novelty waffle makers over the years, but I think I’ve found the one for me. Rolling with this D20 will be a critical hit to …

50 Impossibly Easy, Slightly Lazy, 100% Reliable Summer Dinners

Dragging open a can of anchovies. Cubing cold, snappy vegetables to toss in a mustard jar vinaigrette. Spooning anything at all onto toast, with pepper and cheese and salt. There's something wonderfully languid about making summer dinners, the kind that come half-prepped right from the produce bag …

Cooking

The Best Samurai Armor For Your Cats And Dogs

We’ve featured armor for pets numerous times in the past, but discerning warrior floofers shop at Samurai Age.Seriously though, this Japanese company …

Pets

‘Harry Potter’ Combat Boots Have A Secret Marauder’s Map

Lining the interior of your boots with the Marauder’s Map is a smart way to conceal it. Nobody will ever think to look there. NOBODY. The rest of the …

Dragon Ball

Official Wonder Woman Chuck Taylor All Stars

Converse has been offering Chuck Taylors with DC Comics themes for quite some time, but given the current popularity of all things Wonder Woman, …

Dragon Ball

Disney Princess-Inspired Heel Designs Are More Fun Than Functional

I would imagine that many of these heel designs from artist Becca H Klein aka becsketch wouldn’t be very comfortable to walk in, but they certainly …

Dragon Ball

What every Canadian investor needs to know today

Equity Markets<p>U.S. stocks opened higher on Friday, led by technology stocks, as a sense of calm prevailed over Wall Street in a week that was dominated by political uncertainty surrounding Donald Trump's presidency.<p>The Dow Jones industrial average was up 34.11 points, or 0.17 per cent, at …

The Best Ways to Learn to Code for Free

New skills at no cost.<p>The web and our phones are playing an increasingly vital part in our lives, and that isn't going to stop any time soon. That means we're more and more at the mercy of the people who design and code on these platforms.<p>If you want to be a creator rather than a consumer of apps …

Nonprofits

Dinner Tonight: One-Pot Garlic Parmesan Pasta

Let me tell you this: Tempting as it is to have a box of macaroni and cheese in the pantry at all times (tempting, yes, and even wise—you never know when pangs requiring the ultimate in comfort will arrive), this pasta, a Lazy Cook's Fettuccine Alfredo, is easier. <i>And</i> more versatile, not only …

Recipes

Five Tips For Dungeon Masters With Small Player Groups Of Less Than 4

The general belief among <i>Dungeons & Dragons</i> players is that an ideal group size is four to six players. However, with adult life being what it is, …

Our Breakdown Of D&D’s 5 Revisited Unearthed Arcana Subclasses

Based on feedback that players have submitted, Wizards of the Coast has released 5 subclasses with updated rules in the most recent Unearthed Arcana. …

Board Games

One Click For The 50 Best Dividend Growers

Eric Ervin was making his rich client <i>so</i> much money that he suggested: “Hey, why don’t you just quit your job?”<p>The investor saw the opportunity to scale Eric’s “secret strategy” – and he wanted to help invest!<p>Both guys knew the power of dividend growth investing. But Eric’s second-level insight is …

Investing

The Hottest 100 Restaurants in America, According to OpenTable

Looking to make a reservation somewhere new this weekend? You’re in luck.<p>OpenTable—the app that allows you to make online reservations, read and …

Fort Lauderdale

Roasted Chicken with Garlic and Bread Recipe on Food52

Recipes

Forget Netflix and Chill, Binge Critical Role this Weekend

Episode 88 was definitely one for the books; topping off at over 5 hours long, it seems like a marathon to watch the whole episode unless you’re …

6 High-Dividend Picks For The Careful Income Investor

You should never take a job for the money, borrow from friends or date someone based solely on their bank account.<p>Similarly, you should never reach for just <i>any</i> high-dividend stock.<p>In recent years of low rates and paltry returns, yield-hungry investors have been drawn to dividend stocks which, at …

Investing

The 50/30/20 Budget: What It Is and Why You Need It

<i>When it comes to your finances, do you take a head-on or head-in-the-sand approach? If you identify with the latter, then the good news is, you're</i> …

HeadOn

8 Costly Flight Booking Mistakes You Make All the Time

Before you book your next flight, here's how to make sure you're getting the best deal.<p>Whether you travel for pleasure or for business, buying a …

2 Very Different, Equally Delicious Ragus (Try Them Both!)

Italian ragu is about as varied as Italian <i>everything</i>: It varies from north to south, from region to region, from village to village, and, really, from kitchen to kitchen. <b>That’s the truly exasperating and yet also fascinating and exhilarating part of Italian food</b>: Just when you think you have a read …

Cooking

Wyrmwood Magnetic Game Master Screen Brings Class to the Table

Staying organized as a game master can be tough, and there aren’t a lot of game master screens out there made to not only keep your plans hidden from …

Board Games