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Homeowners Read This ASAP (It’s Genius)

The housing market is crazy right now. Home prices are sky-high. But if you’re on a fixed income, have a tight budget, and need extra cash, then you can use this all to your advantage. Take advantage of these 7 moves before 2022 to pull cash out of your home …

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Missing hiker ignored calls from rescuers’ unknown number

(CNN) — A Colorado rescue team has some simple advice for lost hikers or anyone else who might find themselves stranded in the mountains — answer your phone. Lake County Search and Rescue says it got a report last week that a hiker hadn’t returned from a hike on Mount …

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Ten years on, is the Boeing 787 Dreamliner still more dream than nightmare?

(CNN) — Virgin Atlantic founder Richard Branson once said, “If your dreams don’t scare you, they are too small.” He wasn’t referring to the Boeing 787 Dreamliner that his airline operates, but it easily applies. On October 26, the Dreamliner reaches its 10-year milestone in service. Branding the 787 the …

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Fragrances for men and women are on sale during Amazon’s final Holiday Beauty Haul event

CNN —   In case you haven’t heard, the holidays have come early this year at Amazon. The mega-retailer’s Holiday Beauty Haul continues with major discounts on beloved beauty items across all categories, from makeup to beauty tools and more. Every few days, the sales will change, with each new …

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Crew members describe unsafe conditions on previous set before ‘Rust’ assistant director was fired

A woman lays down a candle during a vigil for cinematographer Halyna Hutchins, on Sunday, October 24, in Burbank, California. (Chris Pizzello/AP) Halyna Hutchins died doing what she loved on the set of the film “Rust.” And that love is being returned as colleagues and friends remember the journalist turned …

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Straighten your teeth with Candid

CNN —   They say that the first thing most people notice about you is your smile. But when you haven’t had the luck to have been born with perfectly straight teeth, then every first meeting is fraught with all the self-consciousness and doubt that you had when you were …

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CDC moves large European country to its highest level of Covid-19 travel risk

On Monday afternoon, architecturally rich Ukraine, the second-largest nation in Europe in land area, was moved up from Level 3, or “high” risk for Covid-19, to Level 4, the agency’s highest risk category. These last two updates in October are a far cry from the situation in early August, when …

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Tourist returns Harrison Ford’s lost credit card

On Thursday, 79-year-old American actor Harrison Ford lost his credit card in the beach town of Mondello near Palermo, on the Italian island of Sicily. But all was not lost. A tourist with the honor code of a Jedi Knight found the card and took it to the Palermo police, …

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20 easy last-minute Halloween costume ideas you’ll actually like

CNN —   Halloween is right around the corner, and if you’re still on the hunt for a costume, don’t panic. Thanks to Amazon Prime and free two-day shipping, you can have a costume at your doorstep just in time for trick-or-treating. From ready-to-wear costumes to DIY costumes, these 20 …

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Sydney mayor has plans for a swimmable harbor

(CNN) — Clover Moore, the lord mayor of Sydney, has presented an ambitious plan that imagines the city’s legendary harbor as a swimming pool. “Swimming in the harbor is no pipe dream. Cities around the world are turning to their natural harbor assets rather than building more infrastructure,” Moore wrote …

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