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New York Bans Fracking For Health Reasons – Success!

New Yorkers received an early Christmas present, but not from Santa. Rather from their governor, who just announced that New York State will ban hydraulic fracking within its borders until the practic…

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25 DIY Christmas Presents (Infographic)

Did you procrastinate on your Christmas shopping this year? Here are twenty-five outstanding DIY ideas for you to make this weekend. 25 DIY Christmas Gifts You Can Make [Infographic] by t…

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11 Easy Ways to Cut Your Sugar Intake During the Holidays

Just because the holidays are here doesn’t mean that your healthy eating habits should take a holiday. Adapted from my book 60 Seconds to Slim, here are 11 simple ways to cut your sugar intake and sti…

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This Woman Was Going to Give $1,500 to Charity, Then She Had a Better Idea

Worried that she and her fellow pensioners would be spending much of the holiday season alone, one 86-year-old widow took matters into her own hands, renting out an entire pub and extending an open in…

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Keep Your New Year’s Resolution: 4 Science-Backed Tips

Planning to lose weight, start running, or quit smoking in 2015? Join the club. While a lot of us—almost half percent of Americans—make New Year’s resolutions confidently and optimistically, only eigh…

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How to Recycle Your Old Holiday Lights

Traditional twinkly holiday lights are beautiful, but they can make a bit of a dent in your holiday budget, given how much electricity it takes to illuminate them. They can also be downright annoying,…

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Eddie the Jerk Stars in Hilarious Adoption Ad (Video)

The Humane Society's honest ad about "Eddie the jerk" is spreading around the internet. This dog may be tiny and adorable, but he really knows how to cause trouble--right up until his recent adoptio…

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What is Your #WishForOthers This Holiday Season?

We all know that giving to others feels great, whether you’re donating to a nonprofit, volunteering at a food bank or doing something nice for a loved one. To celebrate the spirit of giving, Capital O…

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Fox News: Wall Street Thinks ‘Elizabeth Warren Is the Devil’

Fox News, or as many Americans like to refer to them, Faux News, is at it again with name calling and misinformation. This time one of their news hosts delivered this doozy, saying that Elizabeth Warr…

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12 Non-Toxic Nail Polish Brands

The more natural I go with skin care, the more natural I go with everything I put on my body. My latest green switch is nail care. I am a big fan of painted nails. In my jewelry career, that was limit…

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