NEWS | July 30, 2016
URBANA, Ill. (AP) — Champaign County State's Attorney Julia Rietz had just finished walking in a July 4th parade when her assistant told ...
Where Will a Healthy Zimmer Biomet Turn Next for Acquisitions?
Zimmer's return to growth is fueling acquisition thoughts by analysts. There are a number of possibilities.
Here's How to Get Insanely Toned Triceps -- in 5 Minutes
Whip your flabby arms into shape with moves you can pull off while binge-watching your favorite show.
The Rush to Snare an EU Passport in the Season of Divisive Politics
Here's how to get EU citizenship through Ireland, Poland, and Italy.
9 Soothing Face Masks to Help Kill Your Holiday Hangover
These energizing, de-puffing and hydrating face masks work better than any hair of the dog
Battle for Viacom's Board to Proceed in Delaware
A trial over Sumner Redstone's board purge will start in October.
Musicians Whose Fans Travel the Farthest
Online ticket vendor Vivid Seats crunched numbers from the past four years to figure out which music fans travel the farthest to see their favorite acts. Below are the top 10, with the median distance traveled: Phish, 152 miles Garth Brooks, 84 miles One Direction, 65 miles Adele, 63 miles...
Heath Ledger's Dad Reveals Son's Tragic Final Conversation
Eight years after his death, Heath Ledger's dad has revealed the actor's heartbreaking final conversation. "The last conversation [Heath's sister] Kate had with him was this discussion about his medications and she warned him, 'You cant mix drugs that you dont know anything about,'" dad Kim Ledger tells Australia's...
How Often Should You Check Your Credit Score?
There are multiple school of thoughts on how often you need to review your credit score. The point is, it needs to be on your calendar more often than not.
Best Back-to-School Laptops for Under $500
All of the laptops on this list are dual-core (at least) and will work great for relatively simple activities.
The Rising Tide of Student Loans Will Likely Hit When the Summer's Over
Income driven repayment plans, re-financing and auto-debit payments can make the payback more manageable.
I've been waiting 2 years for my tax refund. Help!
You have an advocate who will look out for you. Here's what you need to do.
How to buy part of neighbor's driveway and land
The owner of the neighboring property may be willing to work with you. Follow these tips.
Top 3 ETFs That Short the FTSE 100 (XUKS, SUK2)
As Brexit looms, these three ETFs can be used to gain short exposure to the U.K.'s FTSE 100 Index.
ETF Vs Mutual Fund: Who Wins?
Compare and contrast a popular energy mutual fund, Vanguard Energy Fund Investor Shares, and an ETF, the Energy Select Sector SPDR Fund.
Stephen Colbert Only Allowed to Be Stephen Colbert, Not Stephen Colbert
Stephen Colbertas in the conservative character played by Stephen Colbert on The Colbert Report recently debuted on the Late Show , which is, of course, hosted by the real Stephen Colbert. And very quickly thereafter, lawyers from a certain unnamed network (presumably Comedy Central) got in touch with lawyers for...
Top 5 Corporate Donors in Big Pharma (GILD, MRK)
Gilead Sciences, Merck and Pfizer were among the biggest corporate cash donors from the drug and health care sector last year, sums of money that were sometimes eyepopping.
Federal Judge Strikes Down Another State's Voting Restrictions
The same day a federal judge ruled North Carolina's voter ID law was racially discriminatory and unconstitutional, a federal judge made a similar ruling in Wisconsin. While he didn't strike down the state's entire 2011 voter ID law, Judge James Peterson did repeal big chunks of it, the Milwaukee Journal...
Protection for your credit union account is spelled NCUA
The National Credit Union Administration is similar to the FDIC, which covers banks.
Pros and cons of using 3 different types of debt
Credit cards, personal loans, home equity debt: We weigh upsides and downsides of each.
6 Winter Salad Recipes as Satisfying as Comfort Food
Who doesn't love greens year-round? Try one of these extra-delicious meals in a bowl.
How do I maintain control during a tire blow-out?
There are ways to prevent a tire blow-out, but if one does happen, here's what you should do.
Prep Once, Eat Healthy All Week
Spend 30 minutes preparing on Sunday and you can whip up fast gourmet dinners featuring kale, salmon, and other super foods.
Haunted Legends: The Iron Mask
A murderer in an iron mask is on the loose, and the cardinal of Louis XIV has asked you to solve the case. Enter the world of kings and musketeers to track down the killer and bring him to justice. But be on your guard – you aren’t the only one after the masked man, and this case might just spell your doom! Explore the beauty and the treachery of 17th-century France in this action-packed hidden-object puzzle adventure game!
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Regardless of how you feel today, Gemini, it's important to own up to your mistakes. Keep in mind that you're responsible for your actions. No matter how much you might want to shri... Read More Regardless of how you feel today, Gemini, it's important to own up to your mistakes. Keep in mind that you're responsible for your actions. No matter how much you might want to shrink away, it's important to stand up and admit your weaknesses. Take bold action today in which you command control of the situation and hold yourself responsible for the consequences.
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