NEWS | May 29, 2015
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Arkansas Gov. Asa Hutchinson has issued disaster declarations for five counties hit hard by recent storms and floo ...
Big Lots Beat the Street Friday, but Don't Expect Great News Next Time
Discount retailer Big Lots reported earnings on Friday that topped analysts' estimates, but it issued weak guidance for the current quarter.
Is Exposed Skin Care the Ultimate Acne Cure?
A system that sends pimples packing and gets skin glowing? Our reviewers put the brand's skin-care kit to the test
Why Hotels Are Eliminating Check-in and Check-out Times
In some cases, technology is the force behind guest-friendly policy changes. In other hotels, management has simply decided that guests deserve to be in control.
16 Best Fall Makeup Buys for Under $15
The brilliant -- and cheap -- new beauty products every girl should own
Jim Cramer -- Here's What to Watch in the Trading Week Ahead
TheStreet's Jim Cramer says all anyone is going to be talking about next week is the unemployment report, due out Friday.
Mariah Carey Says Idol Was 'Worst' Thing She's Done
To say Mariah Carey did not love her experience as an American Idol judge would be a bit of an understatement. "That was the worst experience of my life," Carey said in a recent interview on Australia's Kyle and Jackie O radio show picked up by ETOnline . The hosts wanted...
Toddler Kicked Off Flight for Making Staff Feel 'Unsafe'
Sarah Blackwood says her 23-month-old son was "grumpy" when she boarded a flight from San Francisco to Vancouver on Wednesday nightbut not grumpy enough to endanger aviation. Blackwood, a singer in Canadian band Walk Off the Earth, tells the Hamilton Spectator that she was kicked off United Airlines Flight...
Most Big Auto Insurers Are Just Taking Advantage of Your Low-Mileage Driving
Auto insurance companies seem to be taking low-risk drivers for granted, but consumers aren't standing for it.
3 Things to Do With That Retirement Account You Forgot About When You Left Your Job
Do you have a 401(k) from a previous job? Here's what to do with it.
When You Go to Buy a Starter Home, You Need to Think About More Than Just Yourself
Buying any home is an investment, and investments need customers.
Can I move taxable account to a tax-favorable one?
IRS rules won't let you convert your taxable account, but you can still save for retirement.
Video: Home equity rates for Feb. 13, 2015
The environment for home equity borrowing remains favorable.
Merck Takes Aim at Gilead. Should You Worry?
The battle for hepatitis C dominance is about to get even more interesting for investors over the coming year. That's because pharma giant Merck & Co (NYSE: MRK) has filed for FDA approval of its two-drug combination pill for the treatment of hepatitis C genotypes 1, 4, and 6 -- putting it squarely on a path to challenge Gilead Sciences' (NASDAQ: GILD) blockbuster drug Harvoni, and potentially relegating the competingViekira Pak to third-string status.
How can I get a \"pensionado\" visa to retire in Costa Rica?
Find out how to apply for a pensionado retirement visa for Costa Rica, how to prove your income and obtain a certificate of good conduct.
Lohan Going Off Probation for First Time in 7 Years
Tomorrow looks to be a milestone day for Lindsay Lohan: Her lawyer will be able to report to a Los Angeles judge that she has completed all her necessary community service, paving the way for her to be off probation for the first time in seven years, reports TMZ . The...
Different Types of Swaps
Investopedia explores the most common types of swap contracts.
Teacher: I Was Given 'Key' to Earhart Mystery
A $500,000 search operation will once again scour the Pacific island of Nikumaroro next month for signs of Amelia Earhart's plane. But if you ask Dick Spink, they're looking in the wrong place. Spink, a high school teacher from Washington state, has spent $50,000 searching for Earhart's final...
Babies After 40: The Hidden Health Risks of Mid-Life Pregnancy
Potential risks of trying to get pregnant and giving birth after age 40.
Bankruptcy wasn't filed. Can I get my money back?
I paid an attorney upfront but never filed bankruptcy. Should that payment be returned?
Private mortgage insurance, or PMI: The basics
Bewildered by private mortgage insurance? We explain PMI.
13 Best Foods for Your Gut Health
Foods with probiotics (the good kind of bacteria) can help you get slim, stay healthy, and feel better than ever.
Mortgage rates rise on global bond sell-off
It's easier to get a mortgage, but higher interest rates are a drag on applications.
Is Your Fertility Window Closing?
Women in their 30s and early 40s have new options for gauging whether theyre still fertile: Doctors-office and at-home tests supposedly can estimate the number of viable eggs in their ovaries.
Big City Adventure: Barcelona
The latest chapter in the hit hidden object series is here! Nestled between the mountains and sun-soaked beaches, the vibrant and stylish city of Barcelona awaits you. Take in its many architectural marvels, surround yourself with art or just laze around on the beach. Barcelona has it all. Search for thousands of cleverly hidden items around the historic sites and medieval streets, plus play a bunch of fun mini-games along the way. Collect 60 postcards containing fascinating and obscure facts about Barcelona and its history, plus, earn 60 cool mementos from the amazing scenes you'll visit. 120 rounds of hidden object and mini-game fun! Start your trip of a lifetime today.
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You're in the middle of a terrific yearly transition. You have a great deal of physical energy, Gemini. You have an action-oriented mind ready to tackle anything. The key to making ... Read More You're in the middle of a terrific yearly transition. You have a great deal of physical energy, Gemini. You have an action-oriented mind ready to tackle anything. The key to making the most of this fortunate period is communication. Right now you have multitasking abilities that you can put to good use once you connect with others and understand exactly what needs to be done.
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