Washing Machines

Parents Awake to 4-Year-Old Sobbing About the ‘Washer.’ They Find Their Toddler Inside as Water Filled Up

Colorado parents Lindsey and Alan McIver hadn't gotten the chance to use their new front-load washing machine before it nearly took the life of their …

Human Interest

61 Brilliant & Shockingly Affordable Products Most Added To Amazon Wish Lists

Think back to second grade, when your best friend in class got one of those stacking point crayons, and you just <i>had</i> to have one, too. The best random …

Shopping

Child stuck in washing machine filling with water

Two parents are sending a warning to others with small children after their 3-year-old daughter got trapped in their washing machine as it filled with water.

Domestic Technology

Whirlpool Wanted Washer Tariffs. It Wasn't Ready for a Trade Showdown.

CLYDE, Ohio—After the Trump administration announced new tariffs on imported washing machines in January, Marc Bitzer, the chief executive of Whirlpool Corp., celebrated his win over South Korean competitors LG Electronics Inc. and Samsung Electronics Co.<p>“This is, without any doubt, a positive …

Business

Basic Rope Maintenance from Upffront

<b>Salt water and dirt tears away at the fibres of the rope, shortening their lifespan. 'Salty ropes' are damp, thus collect more dirt. Ropes aren't</b> …

Sailing

What you need to know about heart palpitations and when they could signal a serious health problem

A heart palpitation can be quite an unnerving sensation.<p>You may feel like it's pounding, fluttering or beating irregularly, often for just a few …

Medicine

13 Simple DIY Home Maintenance Tips & Ideas

It’s tempting to disregard the steep price tag and hire a professional contractor for home improvement repairs rather than doing them yourself. Home …

Home Improvement

10 Practical Things Worth Buying On Amazon Prime Day

Duffel bags, washing machine cleaning tablets, stainless steel flatware sets, mascara, and other useful things to snap up on Amazon's huge day of deals.<p>All Prime Day deals are limited quantity and subject to rapid change, but we'll be doing our best to keep this post updated and accurate.<p><i>Note: To</i> …

Shopping

Urgent Warning-Parents say Child got Stuck in Washing Machine

2 hours ago<p>A Colorado mom is urging parents to be extra cautious after her 3-year-old daughter got stuck inside the family's new washing …

Domestic Technology

Ashley Graham on Her Second Marina Rinaldi Collaboration and Why Curve-Friendly Collections Are Still Worthy Headlines

“I think, across the board, there have been really matronly types of looks for curvy girls,” Ashley Graham—the supermodel, body positivity advocate, and designer—tells <i>Glamour</i>. And she would know: During the last decade-plus, she’s left her mark on the fashion industry not only by being one of the …

Fashion

ABC News – Breaking News, Latest News, Headlines & Videos

Interest Successfully Added We'll notify you here with news about <br>AlertTag Turn on desktop notifications for breaking stories about interest?<p>Off …

Domestic Technology

7 Best Amazon Prime Day Home Goods Deals (2018)

Amazon Prime Day is back and better than ever. Not only is it an entire day (and a half) of amazing deals, it’s the perfect chance to try out Prime …

Shopping

NOVA - Official Website | Poisoned Water

Poisoned Water<p>PBS Airdate: May 31, 2017<p><i>NARRATOR:</i> In Flint, Michigan, officials try to save money by changing the city's water source, but instead …

Water

A Week In Philadelphia, PA, On A $65,000 Salary

<i>Welcome to</i> Money Diaries<i>, where we're tackling what might be the last taboo facing modern working women: money. We're asking millennials how they</i> …

Leslie Knope

Amazon Dash Button Just $0.99, And… Get a $4.99 Credit

During Prime Day only, <b>Amazon is selling their regularly priced $4.99 dash button for only $0.99</b>. While I’d never pay full price for the item, you can …

Smart Homes

14 Pictures Of Things Fitting Together Perfectly That Will Soothe Your Soul

Like a bubble bath for your eyeballs.<p><i>This post was translated from German.</i>

Domestic Technology

How E-Commerce Is Transforming Rural China

JD.com is expanding its consumer base with drone delivery and local recruits who can exploit villages’ tight-knit social networks to drum up business.<p>Xia Canjun was born in 1979, the youngest of seven siblings, in Cenmang, a village of a hundred or so households nestled at the foot of the Wuling …

China

In 1970, Milton Friedman Called for Unilateral Free Trade Rather Than Retaliation. We Still Haven’t Learned That Simple Lesson.

America still suffers from a pervasive and serious national deficit of clear thinking and elementary understanding of trade.<p>Between 1966 and 1983, …

Economics

Camilla Kurti obituary

My friend Camilla Kurti, who has died aged 66 of cancer, was a violin-maker, singer, activist, linguist and friend to many. A compassionate and forthright listener, she extended a rare sympathy to all, and gave up her time generously, particularly for elderly and ill people.<p>Born in Oxford, she was …

Domestic Technology

As synthetic microfibers infiltrate food, water and air, how can we prevent future release?

July 16, 2018 — <i>Editor’s note: This is the final installment in a three-part series on the emerging threat of microfiber pollution. In</i> <i>part one</i> <i>we</i> …

Pollution

A Coastal Farmhouse in White Done SO Right

I'm grateful to live in an area where we get the best of both worlds... you can stop at a farm stand on a drive to the beach. I don't think I could …

Living Rooms

Here’s The Best Way to Wash Your Lingerie and Delicates in The Machine

<b>* Cleaning your bras and lingerie can be trick and time consuming</b><b><br>* Techniques to make cleaning your delicates easy without hand washing</b><b><br>* Items needed</b> …

Shopping

Editors’ Picks: 17 Things Not to Miss in New York’s Art World This Week

Events and Parties<p>Here's what's on our radar this week.<p>,<p><i>Each week, we search New York City for the most exciting and thought-provoking shows,</i> …

Art

What tariffs could cost families - Atlanta Journal-Constitution

What might it cost the average household?<p>For the more than $80 billion in tariffs the United States has placed on washing machines and solar energy …

Economics

Sewage worker loses tax claim for his laundry bills

A sewage worker has lost a tax rebate battle with the inland revenue over who should pay to have his work clothes cleaned.<p>Karl Higginbottom …

Manchester

Voyages Overland puts 'overlanding' show on the road to change the way Indians travel

<i>Travel startup Voyages Overland puts the focus on the journey as its overlanding trips in customised trucks promise experiences like none other.</i> <b>At a</b> …

Startups (India)

15 Illegal Life Hacks That People Have Actually Done IRL

Sometimes in life you get tired of doing the right thing. Like, why do we have to pay the ridiculously overpriced parking charges at airports? Or, …

Hacking

8 Kitchen Devices To Help Introduce Your Kids To Cooking

<b>* Cooking with kids has never been easier</b><b><br>* Fun, kid-size utensils make cooking fun</b><b><br>* Continue reading for our top kitchen devices</b><p>Cooking and baking …

Kitchens

Dementia and guns: In Washington state and elsewhere, weapons remain in homes

An analysis found that about 54,000 of the state’s more than 1 million residents 65 and older say they have worsening memory and confusion — and …

Guns

Chiba Gel Comfort Active Eco-Line Mitt

road.cc test report<p><b>Make and model:</b> Chiba Gel Comfort Active Eco-Line Mitt<p><b>Size tested:</b> Medium<p><b>Tell us what the product is for</b><p>Chiba says, "Artificial …

Domestic Technology