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The Most Iconic Food Fact from Every State
True foodies might already know these fun food facts about their state. Learn a little piece of food history from each of the 50 states.
What Is a Credit Score? The Secret Formula Behind That Magic Number
How to Fix Wet Walls and Damp Walls
Ex-Gunman Tells Us How to Stop the Next Mass Shooter
One Teacher’s Brilliant Strategy to Stop Future School Shootings—and It’s Not About Guns
This Teacher Saved a Cafeteria of Students from an Active Shooter
How Well Do You Know Charles Dickens’ Classic A Christmas Carol?
From the time of its publication in 1843, A Christmas Carol was an instant hit. Test...
The Strange-But-True Stories Behind 6 White House Ornaments
These charming Christmas ornaments not only look nifty on a tree but nod to some...
Here’s How Queen Elizabeth II Found Out About Princess Diana’s Death
Here’s everything you need to know about that somber morning for the royal family.
38 Secrets Your Hair Stylist Won’t Tell You
Hair salons share their secrets for saving money, getting a great hair cut, and more.
16 Things Smart People Do for End of Life Planning
You can leave your family scrambling to make arrangements—or calmly executing your wishes. Here's...
10 Rarely Seen Vintage Photos of Frank Sinatra
These photos of Ol' Blue Eyes haven't been seen by many. They'll take you back...
12 Makeup Rules You Should Know by the Time You’re 40
Makeup trends come and go—blue eye shadow, anyone?—but these classic beauty techniques help...
21 Things a Burglar Won’t Tell You
Is it a crime to spend money on a home security system these days? A...
What Happens When a Plane Collides with a Flock of Birds?
It's a bird...it's a plane...it's a midair nightmare?
Edith Macefield Was Offered $1 Million to Leave Her Tiny House. This Is Why She Refused.
When a construction supervisor bonds with a stubborn old woman, he learns what matters in life.
Here’s Why Your Brain Needs You to Read Every Single Day
When it comes to your brain, researchers have found there's no better superfood than a book.
14 Inventive Ways to Use Apples (Besides Eating Them!)
Got a bounty of apples from your fall apple picking? Here’s how to put them to good use.
The Real Reason We Vote on a Tuesday in November
It's a 174-year-old tradition that starts with drunks and farmers. But is it worth keeping?
How to Solve the Most Common Pet Behavioral Problems
Every pet owner is probably familiar with these common pet blunders. Here's how to get...
We Need to Bring Back the Pledge of Allegiance in Our Classrooms
Singing the national anthem or saluting the flag are not “reflexive patriotism.” Children need goals...
Why Even Hate Speech Needs to Be Protected
Being able to tell people what they may not wish to hear must extend, above...
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4 Reasons Your Cat Is Cranky
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How America Countered “Fake News” in the 1940s Hitler Era
The Manitowoc Plan countered "disinformation" with the facts, exciting and educating young voters at the...
9 Unexpected Ways Orange Peels Are Way More Useful Than You Think
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