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RECALL ALERT: Troy-Bilt & Remington Leaf Blowers

Before you head out to get rid of those leaves that accumulated in your yard over the winter, you probably want to make sure that your leaf blower isn't going to potentially injure you.

Two different brands of leaf blowers have been recalled.

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"Simply Rich: Life And Lessons From The Cofounder Of Amway"
"Simply Rich: Life And Lessons From The Cofounder Of Amway"
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Rich DeVos Releases New Book – ‘Simply Rich: Life And Lessons From The Cofounder Of Amway’

Rich DeVos' fifth book, "Simply Rich," (available April 1 in hardcover, trade paperback and electronic editions) tells the stories of the people and forces that shaped Rich's life. From a father who encouraged him to believe in himself, to the grandfather who showed him ho to make his first sale. Through the stories in the book, he shares the values and principles that he views as responsible for his success.

The book is published by the Howard books division of Simon and Schuster.

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Lake Superior State University Releases 2014′s ‘Banished Words List’

Lake Superior State - the smallest public university in Michigan - has released its annual list of banished words. The list’s proper name is the List of Words Banished from the Queen’s English for Mis-Use, Over-Use and General Uselessness, and has been a Lake Superior tradition since 1976.

What words have been banned this year?

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How Many Licks Does It Take To Get To The Center Of A Tootsie Pop? We Now Know!

I don't know if Tootsie Pops still run the commercials that famously say, "How many licks does it take to get to the Tootsie Roll center of a Tootsie Pop? The World may never know..." but, we now know! A guy who goes by RiffRaff41 figured it out for us! So how many licks DOES it take?

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‘Pinterest Stress’ – The Newest Thing To Make Moms Feel Inadequate

Pinterest is kind of awesome. I mean, there are all sorts of recipes and crafts and DIY suggestions, and it's lead to a lot of homes being filled with unnecessary, but cute, bulletin boards, pieces of furniture, and motivational phrases stuck on the wall. But, it turns out, it's also causing something called "Pinterest stress" for many busy moms. Why? Because they just can't live up to Pinterest's perfection.

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Kevin Winter, Getty Images
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Enrique Iglesias, ‘Finally Found You’ Feat. Sammy Adams – Song Review

Enrique Iglesias sings that he’s discovered the girl he wants to spend his life with on ‘Finally Found You,’ his brand-new single featuring Sammy Adams.

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Fake Groupon Emails Contain Hidden Viruses — Dollars and Sense

Even the best writers sometimes misspell things, but if you’ve recently gotten an awkwardly worded, typo-laden email that appears to be from daily deal site Groupon, you can rest assured that you didn’t just catch the editors on a bad day.

That spelling-challenged missive is the work of scammers.

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Products The Facebook Generation Won’t Buy

Just the other day, one of our co-workers leaning on a phone book spawned a conversation about products that have gone by the wayside.  We talked about phone books, landlines, typewriters, tapes (VHS and audio cassette) and how even CD's seem somewhat archaic now.

I don't even use a phone book anymore.  Anytime I need a number, I use Google to find it.  You?

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When Do You Plan On Retiring? — Survey of the Day

Americans are eligible to begin receiving Social Security benefits at age 62. But more and more workers are planing to retire well after that.

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What Are the Top 10 Products We Use the Most Coupons On?

Coupons are making a comeback, thanks to Americans trying to find ways to deal with the economic downturn. According to NCH Marketing Services’ 2012 coupon facts survey, we redeemed $4.6 billion worth last year, a 59 percent increase from five years ago.

But what do we use them for most?

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Have an Off-Beat Thanksgiving Dinner with These 10 Food Items

While many Thanksgiving tables will be laden with turkey, stuffing and other more traditional fare, there’s no rule that says you have to blend in with the crowd. In fact, doing something a little different could make you the most popular chef in your social circle — so don’t be afraid to branch out.

Here are some ideas

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In The Mood For A Halloween Party?

Are you planning a Halloween party? How about dressing for one of the many parties. Halloween is the second biggest adult party night of the year. New Years Even remains number one.

The majority of people don't intend to let the economy dampen their "spirits" for Halloween. Nearly two thirds of the adults taking part in the second annual Savers Halloween Shopping Survey say they dress up for the holiday. And very few people intend to recycle an old costume.

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