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To Sell an $80 Million House, Its Owners Raise the Price

In early 2008, Albert Elkouby bought a 1.54-acre piece of land on the corner of a main thoroughfare in Beverly Hills for $18 million and set about …

Real Estate

Roku Is Warning Users That 'Non-Certified Channels' Are Not to Be Trusted

Streaming media player Roku has begun to crack down on those among its more than 1,000 privately operated channels which are distributing pirated …

Roku

'Overcome with emotion' as Baltimore's Confederate statues come down

Entering the area Baltimore police had cordoned off last night as contractors prepared to take down the Lee-Jackson Monument in Wyman Park Dell felt …

Black Lives Matter

Recent Stock Purchase II August 2017

With the general market all over the place in recent weeks, dropping and climbing seemingly on a whim, I am reminded, once again, that finding the …

Stocks

Cult DIY artist CHUCK streams his final album in its entirety

Brooklyn-based Charles Griffin Gibson, a "bedroom musician, photographer, award-winning short filmmaker, and Tumblr poet", is following up last …

Music

5 Overlooked Reasons Marriages Fail

Marriage success is not attained by luck. It requires hard work and patience, as well as a lot of reflection. By being mindful of how satisfied you …

Marriage

7 ridiculous questions dieticians get asked All. The. Time.

As nutritionists, we are constantly subjected to various kinds of people who have been struggling with weight loss. Thanks to the freely circulating …

Weight Loss

Meet the smart vibrator that wants to help you get better at getting off

Ever wished you could put a FitBit in your most private part?<p>Meet the Lioness, the first smart vibrator to hit the market. It’s mission, in addition to doing the thing a vibrator usually does, is to help women understand how their bodies respond to pleasure. Basically it’s a wearable for your …

Is video footage of your sexual assault what it takes to get justice?

How might a woman make sure her rapist will be convicted for the crime he committed? Either get him to wear a GoPro when he commits the rape, or hope …

Australian News

Bohemian Sunset Bridal Session with Dreamy Floral Designs

A bride, a beach, and a giant floral arch: that’s all Ashley Steffens needed to inspire a whimsical, romantic photoshoot during her vacation to the …

Weddings

Controlling Millions of Potential Internet Pirates Won't Be Easy

For several decades the basic shape of the piracy market hasn’t changed much. At the top of the chain there has always been a <i>relatively</i> small number …

P2P

So you want to be a Luxury Travel Blogger?

<b>PHOTO: My little travel companion, Freddie</b><p>So you want to be a travel blogger? Oh, goodness… not another one! I have messages everyday from wannabe …

Inspiration

Moncton cancer survivor wins world taekwondo title after entering on a whim

Leukemia nearly killed Sam Johnston, but he beat his disease, and brought home world taekwondo gold<p>After entering an international taekwondo …

Olympics

Chhimi Tenduf-La, author of ‘Loyal Stalkers’, on his gravest fears, parenting and love for writing

It is at the peak of his anxiety, especially as a parent, that Sri Lankan author Chhimi Tenduf-La finds the humour that elevates his writing.<p>Chhimi …

Sri Lanka

Is Madeleine Schneider-Weiffenbach The World's Sexiest Pilot? Her Pictures Make A Very Convincing Case

We know that there have been some incredibly attractive women we've virtually introduced you over the years, but, at this very moment, one of our …

Travel

How to Make Room for Inspiration | World of Psychology

“I have always tried to make room for anything that wanted to come to me from within.” – <i>Carl Jung</i><p>Do you ever wonder when and where inspiration comes …

Inspiration

Couple collect €250k from Lotto ticket bought on a whim on road to Croke Park

A pair of Monaghan GAA fans have made up for their county's defeat to Dublin in the All-Ireland Football Championship by scooping €250,000 in last …

News (Ireland)

It's August and We're Shopping for Fall Outfits and New Apartment Stuff

<i>Welcome to Shit I Bought, a column where we recap the life-changing beauty and fashion purchases of various staffers—and also just stuff we bought on</i> …

My first time traveling alone didn't go as planned — here's how I survived

Last November, I took my first solo trip. I booked a flight to Portugal on a whim after binge watching travel YouTubers Damon and Jo, and spent four …

Travel Insurance

5 Ways Meditation Can Help You Live a More Sustainable Life

Trying to live in a sustainable and caring way is not always easy. Caring about people and the environment can feel like carrying the weight of the …

Mindfulness

'Are Aligned' turns VR into a party game anyone can enjoy

There's no doubt that VR can be an isolating experience. When you've got a headset and headphones on, you're effectively blocked out from the world. That's something developer Danny Dang wants to fix with <i>Are Aligned</i>, a virtual reality party game he developed during Viacom Next's Music + VR …

Long-form Journalism

Rise of the Husband Poachers

Is it time to issue all of the husbands of the world orange safety vests? Today’s “other woman” is aggressive, unashamed, and (shockingly) …

Marriage

5 Characteristics of Successful Expats Living Abroad

Our personality traits and characteristics are what makes us unique as individual entities. Yet, in his book, Robert Wright, a professor of science …

Retirement

The Highs and Lows of Going Makeup-Free for a Week

In all its unfiltered, complete honesty.YoutubeMakeup has been consistently present in my life. There were yearly dance shows from ages 4-13, the …

Makeup

RV News

RV News Exclusive: Chalet RV Revived By New Management<p>Thu Aug 11, 2016<p>In early 2015, as real estate professionals, Mohsin Saeed and Mahmood Almayah …

RVs

8 dating profile deal-breakers that women are so tired of seeing

Online dating is rife with issues. There’s the whole conundrum about creating your own profile and making sure you’re putting your best pics forward …

Relationships

Making a (Job) Switch as a Software Developer

<i>This was originally posted on my blog.</i><p>It may have seemed a bit quiet here over the last few weeks, but there's certainly been a lot of activity below …

Programming

Mum spent £50,000 on alternative medicine after boob job left her seriously ill

A woman says she spent around £50,000 on alternative remedies after falling seriously ill as a result of her breast implants.<p>Kathy Richmond, 38, …

Alternative Medicine

IVF isn’t done on a whim – and NHS funding for it is a necessity

opinion<p>By<p>When I recently read an article in which described IVF as nothing but ‘people’s whimsical obsession with baby making‘, I was mortified.<p>Mum …

Pregnancy