Nov 6, 2017

Swans, horses and nature on fire

Here's How Much Money I Saved Not Owning an iPhone for 10 Years

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Got student loan debt? Don’t be scammed.

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2018 Land Rover Velar First Drive

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Kidde Fire Extinguisher Recall

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Best Hearing Aid Buying Guide

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10 Car Repair Red Flags in Older Vehicles

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Buying a car before the $7,500 credit is killed might be a smart move. Here are the vehicles to consider

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Shopping for a coffee lover? They'll like today's featured gift

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How Homeowners Lose Out In The Republican Tax Plan

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The Pros and Cons of Wall-Mounted Toilets

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The next time you find yourself shopping for a car, these financing tips will help you to get the best car loan

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Oct 30, 2017

Niall Horan - Flicker (Acoustic)

Janesville Girls see Niall Horan of One Direction

This story revolves around singer Niall Horan from One Direction. I am an old man but after watching this Vevo video of him, I get why young people enjoy him so much.

Fisher-Price Recalls 63K Infant Motion Seats Over Fire Hazard

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National Park Service Wants To Charge Up To $70 To Visit Grand Canyon & Other Popular Parks

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Bagged Salad Recall Expands To Include Vegetables Sold At Walmart, Target, Others

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Fiery Dishwasher Recall Expanded To Cover 557,000 Total Machines

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Most Walgreens Pharmacies Now Offering Overdose Antidote Narcan Over-The-Counter – Consumerist

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Make Your Home Elder-Friendly

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10 Most Reliable Cars

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If anyone ever emails you Word docs, you're a target of this nasty scam

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13 Scary-Good New-Car Deals for Halloween

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Best Photo Printing Services

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Borrowers In Student Loan Forgiveness Program Shocked To Learn Loans Won’t Be Forgiven

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Oct 23, 2017

The 25 Highest-Paying Jobs You Can Get Without a Bachelor's Degree

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Ride Monet's steam trains

My weekly music video for the Janesville Gazette

British Airways Apologizes After Bed Bugs Bite Passengers On Overnight Flight

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Trump Promises Tax Overhaul Will Not Include Cuts To 401(k) Plans

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Best Regional Banks In The U.S.

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Advocates Praise Student Loan Scam Crackdown, Demand More

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10 Types of People Who Fall for Scams, Schemes and Cons

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The Most Dangerous of Safe Medications

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Rodents chew on car wiring, automakers face lawsuits

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Water-Saving Toilets for $250 or Less

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8 Fall Chores You Can't Afford to Ignore

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I Bought a Costco Vacation — and It Completely Changed the Way I Book Travel

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Best Used Cars for Teens

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Ask Your Doctor These 5 Questions That can help you avoid unnecessary tests, medications, and procedures

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Amazon May Go After “Porch Pirates” By Delivering To Car Trunks, Inside Homes

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Oct 15, 2017

How to Fight the Flu This Year

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How to protect yourself from car accidents with deer

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Enjoy Van Gogh's colors

Glen Loyd's weekly video for the Janesville Gazette

The Perfect Pair of Heels for Work

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ATM Fees Are Out of Control

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Sketchy Debt Relief Company Accused Of Impersonating Federal Agency

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BBB Warns: Pet Scams Use Phony Ads, Fake Websites to Victimize Thousands of Consumers in U.S. and Globally

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Be wary of high interest rate savings accounts

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The New Google Pixelbook's Less Pricey Competitors

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Best Leaf Blowers and Tips for Fall Leaf Removal

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The Best Frying Pan You Can Buy for $35

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IRS Has Second Thoughts About Giving $7.2M Fraud-Prevention Contract To Equifax

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Oct 8, 2017

"Equifax is going to make millions off its own data breach"

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Sports Concussions May Last Longer in Girls

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Painted lady spotted in Janesville

Cut the Sugar? Drink More Wine? Health News You Can Trust A consumer's guide to separating sound science from medical hype

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New Google Pixel Phones Launch with Portrait Mode, AR-Friendly Google Lens

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The Pixel 2 starts at $649 for a 64GB model & the base price for the Pixel 2 XL is $849. Are they worth the cost?

How Food Packaging Claims Fool You

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Roku TVs Make It Easier to Use a TV Antenna

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Complete Guide to Fall Yard Care

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"A jeweler and his jewelry-financing wife have been charged with fleecing servicemembers"

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Wells Fargo CEO: We Can Block Customers From Filing Lawsuits Because We Promise To Not Screw Up Again

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Oct 2, 2017

27% Of Vehicles At Carmax Have An Open Safety Recall

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Railroad marvels over America

FDA Cracking Down On “Rogue Online Pharmacies” While you may be tempted to skip the pharmacy and just order prescription drugs online, it could be very dangerous to use any unapproved medications from illicit online pharmacies.

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7 Tips For The Executor Of An Estate

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How to Avoid Splitting the Check Evenly When You Order Less Than Everyone Else J

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2017 Land Rover Discovery Review: Is Beauty Only Skin-Deep? This SUV enjoys unparalleled cachet, but it isn't truly a class act

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7 Ways To Make Android Phones Elder Friendly, As Our Grandparents Need To Enjoy Technology Too!

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Listen to the Calls that Scammed a Senior Out of Thousands

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Elder Care and Assisted Living: Who Will Care for You?

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c|net's Best Electronics of 2017

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When Restaurants Promise Health Benefits, They’re Crossing the Line

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