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'Making It': Crafting Without Being Cut-Throat

'Making It': Crafting Without Being Cut-Throat

By Holly Ramer | Aug 13
They made you laugh, but can they make you craft?

Secretly Handmade for the CIA: Pottery from Poland

Secretly Handmade for the CIA: Pottery from Poland

By Monika Scislowska | Aug 13
A newly declassified secret of the CIA's is the handiwork of experts in Poland: custom-made plates, bowls and other pieces of tableware painted with the U.S. intelligence agency's official seal.

Retailers Raise Game on Back-to-School Supplies

Retailers Raise Game on Back-to-School Supplies

By Anne D'Innocenzio | Aug 9
The microwave ate my homework? Reusable notebooks where writing disappears with heat are among the basic school supplies raising their game against gadgets like iPads.

Online Mattress Seller Casper Plans Retail Store Expansion

Online Mattress Seller Casper Plans Retail Store Expansion

Aug 9
Online mattress seller Casper plans to open 200 stores in the U.S. over the next three years as part of an effort to solidify its position in the retail market.

9 Expenses to Pack Into Your Moving Budget

9 Expenses to Pack Into Your Moving Budget

By Lauren Schwahn, NerdWallet | Aug 8
The average cost for a local move from a two-bedroom apartment or three-bedroom house ranges from $400 to $1,000, according to HomeAdvisor's True Cost Guide.

Lance Bass Tried to Buy Home Featured in 'Brady Bunch'

Lance Bass Tried to Buy Home Featured in 'Brady Bunch'

Aug 6
Lance Bass thought he had bought the home featured in the opening and closing scenes of "The Brady Bunch." He even invited Maureen McCormick, who played Marcia in the sitcom, over for dinner.

Stinky Corpse Flower Expected to Bloom in California

Stinky Corpse Flower Expected to Bloom in California

By Ariel Tu | Jul 31
A so-called corpse flower known for the rotten stench it releases appeared close to blooming Monday at the Huntington Library in Southern California.

Japan's Declutter Queen Marie Kondo Expands Her Empire

Japan's Declutter Queen Marie Kondo Expands Her Empire

By Leanne Italie | Jul 24
Kondo's thinking has evolved as she's leveraged her massive, global fan base to expand her empire.

Neil Armstrong's Collection Goes to Auction

Neil Armstrong's Collection Goes to Auction

By Lisa Cornwell | Jul 23
Admirers of Neil Armstrong and space exploration have a chance to own artifacts and mementos that belonged to the modest man who became a global hero by becoming the first human to walk on the moon.

Home Demos May Create New Problem: Lead-Tainted Dust

Home Demos May Create New Problem: Lead-Tainted Dust

By Corey Williams, Mike Householder | Jul 21
The nation's largest home-demolition program, which has torn down more than 14,000 vacant houses across Detroit, may have inadvertently created a new problem by spreading lead-contaminated dust through some of the city's many hollowed-out neighborhoods.

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