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Kevin Costner Is Still Making Movies

Star of TV’s popular ‘Yellowstone’ wants to make films ‘with a level of poetry’

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Property Brothers' Stuck-At-Home Renovation Advice

Tackle minor fixes to major upgrades in your bedroom, bathroom, living room and more

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8 Smartphone Safety Apps That Could Save Your Life

Emergency software that can provide severe-weather alerts, medical tips, tracking and more

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Is Eye Disease Putting You at Risk for Blindness?

Early diagnoses of glaucoma, macular degeneration and more can save your sight

          

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Pets and Their People During the Pandemic

How animals are helping make lockdowns more bearable

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How Patricia Heaton Is Handling Quarantine

She's attending virtual church services and trying the keto diet

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Are You a Big Spender?

Answer these questions to compare your money habits with others

    

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Milestone Celebrity Birthdays in August

Melissa McCarthy, Antonio Banderas and others celebrate this month

   

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Lessons in Finding Happiness During Hard Times

Researchers say we're wired for joy and what it means for resilience

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Criminals Operate Jury Duty Scam From State Prison

Using illegal cellphones, scammers raked in more than $300K

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50 Things Over 50 We Still Love Every Day

From the microwave to The Beatles, what would life be like without these classics?

        

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DMC, YoYo, Rakim, Kurtis Blow and other OGs on the musical movement that took the world by storm

    

The Rhythm is Gonna Get You: Celebrating Latin Music

A look at the pioneering musicians who brought their cultural influences and rhythm to the masses

    

Sanjay Gupta’s Prescription for Brain Health

Medical reporter says lifestyle changes are key to resilience

    

Why Phone Scammers Turn to Threats

Fraudsters increasingly use fear tactics to target and con their victims

     

     

     

     

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