John Caudwell: I spent £2m obtaining a diagnosis for my boy

But when Rufus’s symptoms grew to include a fear of vomiting, anxiety, signs of depression and agoraphobia – to such a degree that he didn’t leave the four walls of his family home for almost a decade – John knew something was seriously wrong. “When I describe his symptoms to people, they assume they developed […]

Earn 10 AAdvantage Miles per Dollar Spent at Crowne Plaza

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A 15-year-old girl in Kentucky spent 6 days in juvenile detention after wearing a T-shirt to class that protested her high school’s dress code

Courtesy of Theresa Rucks Isabella Messer was arrested at Hopkinsville High School in Hopkinsville, Kentucky, on August 23.  It came after officials said she violated the dress code twice and had an altercation with a school resource officer.  In the first dress code violation incident, Isabella was stopped by her principal for wearing a shirt that […]

This cleverly designed duvet cover uses an optical illusion to make it look like you spent a ton of time making the bed

The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you’ll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships, so we get a share of the revenue from your purchase. Crane & Canopy Crane & Canopy is a luxury bedding and home company making some of the most comfortable sheets and duvet covers I’ve ever slept on.  The Nova duvet […]

Indictment: Congressman spent campaign funds on $1,500 in Steam games [Updated]

Rep. Duncan Hunter (R-CA) says his son spent over $ 1,300 of campaign funds on Steam games. (credit: David Brooks / San Diego Union-Tribune) Update: August 21, 2018 In a 47-page indictment today, federal prosecutors formally charged Rep. Duncan Hunter (R-Calif.) and his wife Margaret with wire fraud, falsifying records, campaign finance violations, and conspiracy […]

I spent a week following Benjamin Franklin’s daily routine — 3 years later, there’s an aspect of it that I still do every day

Wikimedia Commons Personal finance blogger J. Money, of BudgetsAreSexy, tried following Benjamin Franklin’s daily routine for a week.  He has since adopted the practice of waking up early, and has woken up between 5 a.m. and 6 a.m. for the last three years.  He’s discovered it’s effective for him — he’s more productive in the […]

A look at the daily routine of George Washington, who drank tea and wine and spent hours on horseback

Wikimedia Commons George Washington was the first president of the US. He’s widely-regarded as the father of the country. Here’s a look at the typical schedule he stuck to when he was at his Mount Vernon plantation. George Washington is widely regarded as the father of the United States. It’s not surprising why. Not only […]

Kate Middleton and Prince William spent half term doing this with George and Charlotte

Kate Middleton and her husband Prince William have spent the past week relaxing with their children like many parents on half term. The family of five spent time at their country house over the weekend, it is believed. However, the royals are back in London today. Their two oldest children are heading back to school […]

Earn Up to 8 AAdvantage Miles per Dollar Spent at IHG Hotels

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