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Maryland Farm Donates State Christmas Tree to South Carolina in Response to Recent Flooding

South Carolina has always gotten its official Christmas tree from other states, but the tree it received from Maryland this year holds a special meaning in the wake of recent…

Previously Unaffordable Homes Are Becoming Attainable for Millennials

While the United States housing market has seen a great restoration since the recession, the recovery over the past few years has been uneven across the country. According to CBS…

Peanut Butter is Moving Beyond Your Sandwich and Into Dementia Research

Finding treatment for dementia has been a top priority in the medical field in recent years. While a cure has continued to elude the medical community, some unorthodox methods may…

Rainbow Flame Demonstration Goes Awry

A fire that erupted in a Fairfax, VA high school chemistry class as the result of a popular demonstration injured five students and a teacher at the end of October,…

Singles Day Becomes World’s Biggest Online Shopping Spree

Singles’ Day or Guanggun Jie, which literally means “bare sticks holiday,” is a day for people who are single, celebrated in China on November 11 (11/11). The date is chosen…

Time is Running Out for One Lucky Missouri Lottery Jackpot Winner to Claim Their Prize

Winning the lottery is a dream for just about everybody, but forgetting to claim the winnings could turn this dream scenario into a nightmare for one Missouri resident. According to…

Energy Efficient Homes May Be the Best Defense Against Climate Change

With the attention that environmental conservation has been getting in recent years, there has been a large focus on reducing the average home’s energy consumption. In order to do so,…

‘Bed In a Shed’ Just One Violation That Cost Essex Landlord £6,000

It sounds like the name of something to do with a children’s game, but the “bed in a shed” was no laughing matter to the Southend Council in Essex, England.…

Canadian Man Proposes to Girlfriend with Wisdom Tooth Engagement Ring

If “40 is the new 30” and “Orange Is the New Black”, maybe wisdom teeth are the new diamond. Well, probably not, but one Canadian couple may beg to differ.…

Montgomery Toys for Tots Program Finds ‘Secret’ Santa of Their Own

A Washington D.C.-area Toys for Tots program was on the brink of facing a truly solemn Christmas this year for thousands of less-fortunate children. The Montgomery County division of the…