What to Know as Student Loan Repayments Restart in February 2022

There’s a confusing assortment of plans available, and there may even be a new one coming, though probably not for a while. For now, the alphabet soup includes PAYE, REPAYE,…

Holiday Tipping Guide 2021: Who and How Much

Yet, said Leonard Green, a professor of psychological and brain sciences and economics at Washington University in St. Louis, once workers know that tipping is the norm, it may act…

Early Decision Isn’t Binding. Let Us Explain.

Why doesn’t the Common App just say that? “We’ve reviewed as a team and agree with your point that it could be worded more clearly, so we’ll be discussing internally…

Nicole Kidman considered dropping out of ‘Being the Ricardos’

“[I’m] a human being, so there’s time when you go, ‘Gosh, maybe I’m not the right person for this,’” Kidman said. “That’s where having somebody like Aaron [Sorkin, who directed…

Ryan Reynolds repeatedly mistaken for Ben Affleck at New York pizza place

The “Deadpool” star and Canadian national tresure explained the mix up during a conversation on the “Dear Hank and John” podcast. “There’s a pizza place in the East Village in…

Young boy who saved his sister from dog attack gets invited to ‘Spider-Man: Homecoming’ set

He promised a little boy who saved his sister from a dog attack in 2020 that the young Spider-Man fan could visit the “Spider-Man: Homecoming” set and he did just…

26 best puffer jackets and coats of 2021

Cute, comfy and oh-so-warm, puffer jackets are the MVPs of any winter wardrobe. But when it comes to finding the right puffer, the options can be overwhelming: Do you go…

Best inflatable hot tubs of 2021

CNN —   Slipping neck-deep into a tub of warm water can feel like discovering the fountain of youth, or at least a much-needed staycation. It’s no surprise, then, that…

How to refinance your mortgage

CNN —   While the historic low mortgage rates we saw in 2020 appear to be gone, the 30-year fixed rate mortgage is still hovering a little above 3%, which…

First confirmed US death related to Omicron variant was unvaccinated and had been infected before 

A large crowd of people is seen wearing face masks as a preventive measure against the spread of coronavirus as they walk through a zebra crossing in Hong Kong, China,…