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How to Make Apartment Living Work for You and Your Pup

Living in an apartment with your canine companion isn’t much different from living with a human roommate: They don't clean, they don’t pay for groceries and you're starting to suspect they don't even have... »

For Sale: House That Inspired Stephen King's 'Pet Sematary'

For Sale: House That Inspired Stephen King's 'Pet Sematary'

In the market for a haunted house? The Orrington, Maine, home that inspired Stephen King's "Pet Sematary" is currently on sale for $255,000, 'Today' reported. King came up with the idea for the novel in... »

Sold: Someone Bought Obama's One-Time Brooklyn Brownstone

It looks like former President Barack Obama's one-time Park Slope brownstone has a buyer. The Brooklyn home on Second Street hit the market in late April for $4.295 million. It was listed by Brown Harris... »

Hit Song 'Despacito' Becomes Most Viewed Video on YouTube

Hit Song 'Despacito' Becomes Most Viewed Video on YouTube

The music video for the No. 1 hit song "Despacito" has become the most viewed clip on YouTube of all-time. YouTube announced Friday that Luis Fonsi's ubiquitous song with Daddy Yankee hit nearly three... »

Pumpkin Spice Season Has Already Started

Pumpkin spice mania is upon us -- and it's barely August. World Market released its annual pre-ground pumpkin spice coffee Tuesday, according to Today.com, joining plenty of other fall-themed products in grocery... »

Moscow Mules in Copper Mugs Won't Kill You: Officials

Moscow Mules in Copper Mugs Won't Kill You: Officials

Don't worry, Moscow Mule fans: Those solid cupper mugs often used to serve the popular alcoholic drink probably aren't going to kill you. Contrary to reports last week that Iowa was banning copper mugs... »

Working Like a Dog: 10 Jobs Canines Do

Working Like a Dog: 10 Jobs Canines Do

A man's best friend, in many cases, is also a work buddy. Dogs work in a variety of jobs alongside humans, and have for years. Some of the work is physically exhausting and dangerous: Dogs serve alongside... »

Dunkin' Without the 'Donuts'? Maybe in the Name

Dunkin' is thinking about dumping "Donuts" from its name. A new location of the chain in Pasadena, California, will be simply called Dunkin', a move that parent company Dunkin' Brands Inc. »

Mural Honors Late Linkin Park Frontman

Los Angeles artist Jonas Never painted a mural of the late Linkin Park singer Chester Bennington on the wall of a Sherman Oaks, California, pizzeria. Never, who has painted many murals around Los Angeles,... »

Surf Up!: Hounds Ride Waves at Annual Competition

The World Surf Dog Competition will return to the Bay Area August 5, bringing with it a sea of hounds who can hang ten and a few who will wipeout. The competition, hosted by TasteTV, is open to amateurs... »

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