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Leather and fringe: Fall's hottest fashion trends

It's time to swap your strappy leather sandals for rugged leather boots. And two fashion and lifestyle bloggers offer tips on this season's biggest fashion trends. Full Story

US steps up Ebola aid, but is it enough?

The American strategy on Ebola is two-pronged: Step up desperately needed aid to West Africa and speed up medical research at home. Full Story

How to save on home maintenance costs

Whether it's an air conditioner on the fritz or a dishwasher that needs to be checked out, there are always issues to address. How to save. Full Story

How to travel the world on a strict budget

How can you travel the country or the world without altering your basic budget? Make it possible with these three basic tips from a travel expert. Full Story

When to talk to your kids about pot

In November, D.C. voters get to cast their ballots on the legalization of marijuana. Parents, it's time to talk to your kids about pot. Tips. Full Story