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9 classic men's style rules that you still have to follow

Sometimes, you really should listen to your elders. Though there are some men's style rules that you no longer need to follow, others are ironclad — they were passed down from older generations for a...

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9 apps every college student should be using

As fall approaches, the weather cools off, Pumpkin Spice Lattés make their much anticipated return, and college students head back to campus. One of the most useful back-to-school supplies might be...

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Take a tour of the 63-acre Connecticut 'island' that just hit the market for...

A 63-acre "island" connected by a land bridge to Darien, Connecticut, is up for sale for a whopping $175 million. Though it's not currently the country's priciest listing, if sold at the full asking...

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How to decide where you should retire

Let's say you've made all the right financial decisions. You've built up a cushy nest egg, you've managed to pay off the mortgage, and you're ready to kick the 9-to-5 and ease into a very comfortable...

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Jay Z's viral 'War on Drugs' video gets two key things right about the...

In less than five minutes in a new viral video, Jay Z sums up all the ways the US war on drugs has been what he calls an "epic fail." The musician, who teamed up with visual artist Molly Crabapple to...

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The vast majority of Tinder users aren't using the app the way you might expect

Everyone knows someone — even if it's your cousin's coworker's daughter — who met their spouse on Tinder. Usually these stories are touted as evidence of the fact that Tinder is not, as is commonly...

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This 18-karat gold toilet that's open to the public is '1% art for the 99%'

Most museums don't want you to touch the art. But a new sculpture at the Soloman R. Guggenheim Museum really encourages interaction. Starting September 16, museum visitors can relieve themselves in...

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Here’s what it’s like to attend one of NYC’s most exclusive dinner parties...

Dîner en Blanc is the NYC secret dinner party of your dreams. Dressed in white, attendees set up extravagant white tablescapes in an undisclosed location — this year in downtown's Robert F. Wagner...

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Marijuana legalization is facing a major challenge from the alcohol industry

Big players in the alcohol business are pushing back on a major marijuana legalization initiative.  Massachusetts is one of five states with a ballot initiative this year that could legalize...

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One in five mothers say they regret the name they chose for their child —...

What you name your child can affect their lifetime success, from hireability to spending habits. So it comes as little surprise, then, that there is a growing trend among parents called "namer's...

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Sweden's famous Ice Hotel will now have hand-carved ice rooms that stay...

Sweden's famous Ice Hotel — the one that started the ice hotel trend — will soon start keeping one of its wings frozen all year round. And oddly enough, it'll get help from the sun to make it...

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These 16 truths about adulthood drawn on Post-its will make you laugh before...

Adulthood is hard. Chaz Hutton, a 32-year-old Australian based in London, knows this all too well. He illustrates the surprises, disappointments, and hard truths of adulthood in stick-figure form...

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This photographer leans out of a flying helicopter to get these stunning...

Professional photographer Gray Malin has family roots in Martha's Vineyard. "My grandparents owned a house in Edgartown and my dad and his four brothers have endless stories growing up going to The...

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Here’s the easiest and fastest way to dice an avocado

Guacamole may be the perfect food, but making a lot of it for a party takes way too long. But there's a secret trick used by the restaurant industry to dice avocados quickly and easily. It uses...

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16 shopping secrets that will save you time and money at Costco

Costco is a goldmine for bargains. But the opportunity to save can be overwhelming, as you face seemingly endless free samples and bulk deals. There are great bargains at Costco — even Morgan Stanley...

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This startup has no offices and unlimited vacation, and its founder has lived...

By the time Breanden Beneschott graduated from Princeton, his startup for placing technical freelance workers with companies, Toptal, was already doing about $1 million a year in revenue.  Nearly six...

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This Swedish company with less than 200 employees builds some of the world’s...

Koenigsegg, a small carmaker based in Sweden is not out to build cars for the masses. Their sole purpose is to build top-of-the-line hypercars that are breaking records, all with the help of less than...

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9 changes to make in your 30s that will set you up for lifelong success

It's OK to mess around during your 20s. But your 30s are the ideal time to cement the habits that will help you achieve personal and professional fulfillment for the rest of your life. From your health...

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18 teachers share what they wish they knew before they started teaching

There are quite a few steps you need to take before you become a teacher. To become an elementary school teacher in a public school, for example, you not only need to hold a bachelor's degree, but you...

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I tried In-N-Out and Whataburger side by side — and it's clear who makes a...

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