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These Kitchen Updates Can Make Your House Sell For A LOT More Money

If you're looking for an excuse to redo your kitchen, we've got you. Updated kitchens are one of the top five elements that make a home sell for over its asking price, according to experts. And it makes sense; most of us spend a significant chunk of our time in this room which is often referred to as "the heart of the home."

Before you start googling contractors, we feel compelled to warn you: updated kitchens are a pretty pricey investment. According to the 2023 U.S. Houzz & Home Study conduct

‘Star Trek’ Mansion Brings the Show to Life

When Marc Bell, a proud and unapologetic lifelong Trekkie, decided to build his dream house in Boca Raton, Florida, he viewed it as a showcase for his enormous collection of “Star Trek” memorabilia worth millions.

He had been collecting (or if you ask his wife, Jennifer Bell, “hoarding”) for decades, tapping auctions as well as other film and TV fans for the rarest and best pieces, pieces that simply would not fit in a small Manhattan apartment.

Through the years, he managed to snag Spock’s po

What Are the Purple Dots on Michael Phelps? Cupping Has an Olympic Moment

RIO DE JANEIRO — Olympics trivia: What has 19 gold medals and a bunch of purple circles?

If you watched a certain swimmer’s Rio Games debut on Sunday night, when he propelled the United States 4×100-meter relay team to a gold medal, you know the answer: Michael Phelps.

While it may look like Phelps and several other Olympians with those skin marks have been in a bar fight, the telltale dots actually are signs of “cupping,” an ancient Chinese healing practice that is experiencing an Olympic mom