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Behind Deadline: Home Projects Suffer from Worker Shortage

Behind Deadline: Home Projects Suffer from Worker Shortage

By Karen Schwartz | Jun 13
Lynn Osborne has been remodeling two homes. They are different styles, in different states, with different contractors. But there has been one constant: Delays due to a shortage of skilled labor.

Do You Still Sleep with a Comfort Object From Your Childhood?

Do You Still Sleep with a Comfort Object From Your Childhood?

Jun 13
A third of Americans sleep with a "comfort object" from childhood, according to new research.

Stressed Out? Your Dog May Feel It, Too

Stressed Out? Your Dog May Feel It, Too

By Jeremy Rehm | Jun 8
When dog owners go through a stressful period, they're not alone in feeling the pressure — their dogs feel it too, a new study suggests.

Study: People Who Have Roommates are Messier Than Those Who Live Alone

Study: People Who Have Roommates are Messier Than Those Who Live Alone

Jun 6
A new study examining the cleaning habits of 2,000 people found some interesting correlations when dividing the data by living situation.

Different Ways to Show Paintings, Photos to Blind People

Different Ways to Show Paintings, Photos to Blind People

By Janet McConnaughey | Jun 5
Museums nationwide are working to make their collections more accessible for people with disabilities - and tech has a big role.

Save the Bees (and Time and Money) by Creating A Bee Lawn

Save the Bees (and Time and Money) by Creating A Bee Lawn

By Dean Fosdick | May 30
Flowering "bee lawns" that attract pollinators are a compromise between fastidious turf management and the more casual yard approach. They add biodiversity to the landscape and need less maintenance. That makes them cost-effective, too.

Walmart Warns that Higher Tariffs Will Mean Higher Prices

Walmart Warns that Higher Tariffs Will Mean Higher Prices

By Anne D'Innocenzio | May 17
Walmart warned on Thursday that higher tariffs on imports from China will mean higher prices.

Research Reveals Why Cleaning May Be Good For Your Love Life

Research Reveals Why Cleaning May Be Good For Your Love Life

May 16
Amidst the trend towards mindfulness and minimalism, Americans are increasingly finding happiness in cleaning — and the numbers are backing it up.

Millennial Money: 3 Ways to Curb a Shopping Urge

Millennial Money: 3 Ways to Curb a Shopping Urge

By Courtney Jespersen | May 15
Whether you sometimes give in to a weakness for designer handbags or brand-name shoes, here are three ways to help you manage the urge to spend.

Walmart Ups the Delivery Game with Next Day Shipping

Walmart Ups the Delivery Game with Next Day Shipping

By Anne D'Innocenzio | May 14
Walmart is rolling out next-day delivery on its most popular items, increasing the stakes in the retail shipping wars.

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