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Getting Engaged? How to Spend Your Dollars Wisely

Five words or less (NewsUSA) - Blame it on Kanye West and Kim Kardashian. The average cost of a wedding -- excluding the honeymoon -- has now soared to $31,213, according to the wedding planning website TheKnot. And experts cite the "images of celebrity wedding extravagance," a la last year's $12 million "Kimye" nuptials in Florence, Italy, as at least one...

Holiday Beers Dating Back to Antiquity

Five words or less (NewsUSA) - With the craft beer market growing an astounding 20 percent each year, brewers are looking for more ways to stand out from the crowd. While the recent crop of "Holiday" beer popping up in the aisle might elicit eye rolls, the category has grown a whopping 200 percent over the last four years. Maybe the reason for holiday beer's...

Could Egg Freezing Be Right for You?

Five words or less (NewsUSA) - These days it's popular to talk about 40 being the new 30. Unfortunately, this does not apply to a woman's fertility, which peaks in her 20s, then declines in her 30s. One option for fertility preservation that has been getting a lot of attention recently is egg freezing. Historically, egg freezing was an option for young women with...

Musicians Fighting Back Against Big Radio for Performance Royalties

Five words or less (NewsUSA) - Americans can listen to the radio via AM/FM, Internet, satellite, or cable TV. The music is the same, but payments to the artists are not. Internet radio pays musicians a small amount, but AM/FM radio pays them nothing. Most experts agree that this policy doesn't fit the digital era, and many musicians say that it hurts performers...