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10Best: Summer activities you can still do in winter

Just because summer is over doesn’t mean you have to put off your favorite seasonal activities until next year. Whether you’re passionate about mountain biking, surfing or rock climbing, there are indoor alternatives aplenty and warm weather getaways are just … Continue reading

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Everybody rallied to pay off this family's $200,000 in debt

The Mason family (pictured here with their grandkids) has received an outpouring of support since a CNNMoney story in July about their $200,000 in student loan debt. Nothing can take away the pain of losing a daughter. But the Mason … Continue reading

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Displaced CAR Muslims in dire straits

At least 470 Muslims from the Peuhl ethnic minority, trapped for several months in the Central African Republic town of Yaloke, around 200km from capital Bangui, need to be relocated as a matter of urgency, the UN Refugee Agency (UNHCR) has … Continue reading

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War on Poverty: Jobs, education needed, economists say

SPRINGFIELD – The 1964 War on Poverty gave the United States critical parts of its social safety net like Medicare, Medicaid and the Head Start program, economists say, but fell short of its goals as the economy moved toward high-skill jobs … Continue reading

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Top 6 Resorts in Ras Al Khaimah: The New Dubai

There are many international destinations to visit, but when it comes to traveling to the Persian Gulf, most jetsetters will travel to Dubai. Dubai is a beautiful place to visit in the Arab Emirates. It contains a great deal of … Continue reading

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Secure Your Cell Phone From Hackers

Cell phones have become extensions of ourselves. For many of us, they house more personal information then our home computers. Hackers and ne’er-do-wells have become a real concern as they are now targeting cell phones and farming our most personal devices … Continue reading

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Ikea joins growing list of companies suspending sales in Russia

Ikea furniture has suddenly became a scarce good in Russia. The Swedish furniture maker has followed Apple and suspended sales after a dramatic fall in the ruble. Ikea halted sales of kitchen furniture and appliances due to the large number … Continue reading

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Ikea joins growing list of companies suspending sales in Russia

Ikea furniture has suddenly became a scarce good in Russia. The Swedish furniture maker has followed Apple and suspended sales after a dramatic fall in the ruble. Ikea halted sales of kitchen furniture and appliances due to the large number … Continue reading

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UK sees pick-up in wage growth

17 December 2014 Last updated at 13:59 The unemployment rate was 6% in the three months to October Wage growth in the UK is picking up, figures from the Office for National Statistics (ONS) indicate. In the August-to-October period, average … Continue reading

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‘Bad Carbs’ May Not Be That Bad

If you generally eat a heart-healthy diet, then you might have one fewer factor to worry about: the “glycemic index” of the carbs you eat, new research suggests. In a new study, researchers looked at how people’s health is affected … Continue reading

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