February 2017

By N/A, February 27, 2017
The tech industry in Wellington, New Zealand, is actively looking to recruit tech experts from around the world—and they’re offering a free trip to the country for anyone who can prove their merit. The city is looking to bring in 100 new software...
By N/A, February 27, 2017
This story originally appeared on foodandwine.com. On February 22, 2011, a magnitude 6.3 earthquake hit Christchurch, the second largest city in New Zealand. The earthquake came only six months after a magnitude 7.1 earthquake rattled the same ...
By N/A, February 27, 2017
This story originally appeared on foodandwine.com. On February 22, 2011, a magnitude 6.3 earthquake hit Christchurch, the second largest city in New Zealand. The earthquake came only six months after a magnitude 7.1 earthquake rattled the same ...
By N/A, February 27, 2017
This story originally appeared on foodandwine.com. On February 22, 2011, a magnitude 6.3 earthquake hit Christchurch, the second largest city in New Zealand. The earthquake came only six months after a magnitude 7.1 earthquake rattled the same ...
By N/A, February 27, 2017
This story originally appeared on foodandwine.com. On February 22, 2011, a magnitude 6.3 earthquake hit Christchurch, the second largest city in New Zealand. The earthquake came only six months after a magnitude 7.1 earthquake rattled the same ...
By N/A, February 27, 2017
Elon Musk has some out of this world news to share. SpaceX will be flying two private citizens–as in, not astronauts–around the moon in 2018. The unidentified passengers have already “paid a significant deposit” for the approximately one-w...
By N/A, February 27, 2017
This story originally appeared on fwx.com. There’s a real problem with airline food. No, not just that the meals themselves can be lackluster. It's that our palates get a little out of whack when the cabin pressure sets in and we reach our crui...
By N/A, February 27, 2017
Employees at London’s Heathrow Airport who are meant to assist passengers may just be there to increase sales, according to a new report. An undercover report from BBC Channel 4 discovered that although Heathrow’s “Passenger Ambassadors” are adve...
By N/A, February 27, 2017
This story originally appeared on fwx.com. Be still, our Girl Scout cookie and doughnut-loving hearts. If news around the world has left you feeling hopeless, cynical and downright depressed these days, Girl Scout cookie-doughnut hybrids hav...
By N/A, February 27, 2017
This story originally appeared on realsimple.com. Typically, our coffee orders sync up with the season. Autumn calls for warm lattes and hot cocoa, while warm spring temps beg for anything blended or iced. But this month’s extreme fluctuation o...
By N/A, February 27, 2017
Pakistan International Airlines is under investigation after allegedly allowing seven passengers to stand in the aisle for the duration of an international flight. Although the airline refutes the claims, they have launched their own internal i...
By Carlye Wisel, February 27, 2017
Going to Walt Disney World soon? Don’t panic, but so many new things have been introduced in just the past week that you may need to rehash your vacation plans. Ticket prices are up, restaurants are changing, and fireworks are disappearing. All of...
By Carlye Wisel, February 27, 2017
Going to Walt Disney World soon? Don’t panic, but so many new things have been introduced in just the past week that you may need to rehash your vacation plans. Ticket prices are up, restaurants are changing, and fireworks are disappearing. All of...
By Erika Owen, February 27, 2017
To celebrate the 20th anniversary of “Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone,” Visit Britain has shared a listing of events that will be held around many of England's many landmarks. Looking to make the pilgrimage? We suggest booking your tri...
By Jessica Plautz, February 27, 2017
Pisa, Italy, known for its leaning tower, is adding a Ferris wheel to attract tourists. Andrea Ferrante, Pisa's culture commissioner, announced details about the wheel on state television, the Associated Press reported. The wheel will be more t...
By Jessica Plautz, February 27, 2017
Pisa, Italy, known for its leaning tower, is adding a Ferris wheel to attract tourists. Andrea Ferrante, Pisa's culture commissioner, announced details about the wheel on state television, the Associated Press reported. The wheel will be more t...
By N/A, February 27, 2017
Last week, local authorities in the Bahamas reported that several wild pigs—one of Big Major Cay’s most popular tourist attractions—were found mysteriously dead. Some now believe the cause of death was tourists. Although the Bahamas Humane S...
By N/A, February 27, 2017
Last week, local authorities in the Bahamas reported that several wild pigs—one of Big Major Cay’s most popular tourist attractions—were found mysteriously dead. Some now believe the cause of death was tourists. Although the Bahamas Humane S...
By N/A, February 27, 2017
Last week, local authorities in the Bahamas reported that several wild pigs—one of Big Major Cay’s most popular tourist attractions—were found mysteriously dead. Some now believe the cause of death was tourists. Although the Bahamas Humane S...
By N/A, February 27, 2017
Last week, local authorities in the Bahamas reported that several wild pigs—one of Big Major Cay’s most popular tourist attractions—were found mysteriously dead. Some now believe the cause of death was tourists. Although the Bahamas Humane S...
By N/A, February 27, 2017
Last week, local authorities in the Bahamas reported that several wild pigs—one of Big Major Cay’s most popular tourist attractions—were found mysteriously dead. Some now believe the cause of death was tourists. Although the Bahamas Humane S...
By N/A, February 27, 2017
This story originally appeared on health.com. Americans were so stressed during the election cycle that the American Psychological Association released coping tips. Now, we're dealing with “headline stress disorder,” according to Steven Stosny,...
By N/A, February 27, 2017
This story originally appeared on health.com. Americans were so stressed during the election cycle that the American Psychological Association released coping tips. Now, we're dealing with “headline stress disorder,” according to Steven Stosny,...
By N/A, February 27, 2017
Virgin unveiled its plans to open the second hotel of its boutique brand this summer. With 196 rooms,12 floors, and a rooftop bar, the hotel will be located in the heart of San Francisco, south of Market Street, according to a statement. “San F...
By N/A, February 27, 2017
This story originally appeared on fwx.com. Peeps Oreos are so last week! Sure Easter hasn’t even arrived yet, but the sandwich cookie market has got to work months ahead of the holiday calendar to stay on top of things. On to Independence Day! ...
By N/A, February 27, 2017
This story originally appeared on SI.com. Muhammad Ali Jr., son of the late boxing icon, says he was detained for no reason this month at Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport, the Miami New Times reports. Related: Bracket Watch: H...
By N/A, February 27, 2017
This story originally appeared on people.com. A few unsuspecting celebrity enthusiasts were in for the surprise of their lives when their Hollywood tour bus made a stop at the Academy Awards on Sunday night. Oscars host Jimmy Kimmel enlisted...
By G. S. McClure , February 27, 2017
By G. S. McClure , February 27, 2017
By G. S. McClure , February 27, 2017
By G. S. McClure , February 27, 2017
By G. S. McClure , February 27, 2017
By G. S. McClure , February 27, 2017
By G. S. McClure , February 27, 2017
By G. S. McClure , February 27, 2017
By G. S. McClure , February 27, 2017
By G. S. McClure , February 27, 2017
By G. S. McClure , February 27, 2017
By N/A, February 27, 2017
Travelers looking for a sun-soaked European vacation can take a cruise through the continent this summer at a fraction of the price.  Azamara Club Cruises is currently offering travelers a buy one, get one half off deal on a variety of its crui...
By N/A, February 27, 2017
Authorities wrongfully detained a French Jewish Holocaust scholar at the Houston international airport earlier this month and nearly deported him. Henry Rousso, who specializes in the Nazi occupation of France, was visiting Houston from Paris t...
By N/A, February 27, 2017
Supreme Court justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg has long been known for her liberal politics, strongly worded dissents, and unscripted comments. At 83 years old, Ginsburg is still a firecracker on the bench, though many left-wing supporters have expr...
By Melanie Lieberman, February 27, 2017
Travelers based in cities all across the United States—from the West Coast to the East Coast and plenty of destinations in the south—can take advantage of steeply discounted airfare to Tokyo this spring. But according to the Airfare Spot, you shou...
By Lisa Cheng, February 24, 2017
India   Book a two-for-one Himalayan snow leopard adventure from Crooked Compass, an Australia-based tour operator that offers intrepid voyages from puma tracking in Patagonia to photography expeditions in Myanmar. The Snow Leopard Tour incl...
By N/A, February 24, 2017
This story originally appeared on fwx.com. Reservations can be a double-edged sword for restaurants. If they choose to keep a line during popular times, it can piss people off in the long run. But if a reservation never shows, it hurts the esta...
By Erika Owen, February 24, 2017
Surprise: The Brooklyn Bridge was once a hopping party spot for socialites in the 1930s. We're not talking about big soirées held on the bridge itself, but underneath it in a 50-foot wine cellar that's no longer open to the public. Shut down du...
By Erika Owen, February 24, 2017
Surprise: The Brooklyn Bridge was once a hopping party spot for socialites in the 1930s. We're not talking about big soirées held on the bridge itself, but underneath it in a 50-foot wine cellar that's no longer open to the public. Shut down du...
By Erika Owen, February 24, 2017
Surprise: The Brooklyn Bridge was once a hopping party spot for socialites in the 1930s. We're not talking about big soirées held on the bridge itself, but underneath it in a 50-foot wine cellar that's no longer open to the public. Shut down du...
By N/A, February 24, 2017
This story originally appeared on time.com. We’re just two days out from NASA’s big announcement that it has discovered seven Earth-like planets in the TRAPPIST-1 galaxy. Apparently they’re just a hop skip and about 40 light years away from us,...
By N/A, February 24, 2017
This story originally appeared on health.com. Having trouble sleeping? So are 313,038 other people who tweeted about it in the last 24 hours, according to a map that tracks tweets from around the globe about the struggle to get to the land of n...
By N/A, February 24, 2017
This story originally appeared on health.com. Having trouble sleeping? So are 313,038 other people who tweeted about it in the last 24 hours, according to a map that tracks tweets from around the globe about the struggle to get to the land of n...
By N/A, February 24, 2017
Coachella is—arguably—the most popular music and arts festival in the U.S. Every year, Coachella attracts current top tier artists, legends, and fan favorites to its Southern California outpost. Since it started in 1999, it’s grown commercially, ...
By Jessica Plautz, February 24, 2017
In an age of extra fees and “basic economy,” not all airlines are created equally. On Monday, air travel website The Points Guy released its first comprehensive rankings of U.S. airlines. On top: Alaska Airlines. For its rankings, The Points Guy...
By Jessica Plautz, February 24, 2017
In an age of extra fees and “basic economy,” not all airlines are created equally. On Monday, air travel website The Points Guy released its first comprehensive rankings of U.S. airlines. On top: Alaska Airlines. For its rankings, The Points Guy...
By Jessica Plautz, February 24, 2017
In an age of extra fees and “basic economy,” not all airlines are created equally. On Monday, air travel website The Points Guy released its first comprehensive rankings of U.S. airlines. On top: Alaska Airlines. For its rankings, The Points Guy...
By Jessica Plautz, February 24, 2017
In an age of extra fees and “basic economy,” not all airlines are created equally. On Monday, air travel website The Points Guy released its first comprehensive rankings of U.S. airlines. On top: Alaska Airlines. For its rankings, The Points Guy...
By Jessica Plautz, February 24, 2017
In an age of extra fees and “basic economy,” not all airlines are created equally. On Monday, air travel website The Points Guy released its first comprehensive rankings of U.S. airlines. On top: Alaska Airlines. For its rankings, The Points Guy...
By Jessica Plautz, February 24, 2017
In an age of extra fees and “basic economy,” not all airlines are created equally. On Monday, air travel website The Points Guy released its first comprehensive rankings of U.S. airlines. On top: Alaska Airlines. For its rankings, The Points Guy...
By Jessica Plautz, February 24, 2017
In an age of extra fees and “basic economy,” not all airlines are created equally. On Monday, air travel website The Points Guy released its first comprehensive rankings of U.S. airlines. On top: Alaska Airlines. For its rankings, The Points Guy...
By Jessica Plautz, February 24, 2017
In an age of extra fees and “basic economy,” not all airlines are created equally. On Monday, air travel website The Points Guy released its first comprehensive rankings of U.S. airlines. On top: Alaska Airlines. For its rankings, The Points Guy...
By Jessica Plautz, February 24, 2017
In an age of extra fees and “basic economy,” not all airlines are created equally. On Monday, air travel website The Points Guy released its first comprehensive rankings of U.S. airlines. On top: Alaska Airlines. For its rankings, The Points Guy...
By Jessica Plautz, February 24, 2017
In an age of extra fees and “basic economy,” not all airlines are created equally. On Monday, air travel website The Points Guy released its first comprehensive rankings of U.S. airlines. On top: Alaska Airlines. For its rankings, The Points Guy...
By Jessica Plautz, February 24, 2017
In an age of extra fees and “basic economy,” not all airlines are created equally. On Monday, air travel website The Points Guy released its first comprehensive rankings of U.S. airlines. On top: Alaska Airlines. For its rankings, The Points Guy...
By N/A, February 24, 2017
One of the most time-honored epic trips for Americans is a whirlwind tour of Europe. But, unfortunately, crisscrossing across the continent often takes hours of preparation to plan through. But now there’s a new app that will plan a multi-city E...
By N/A, February 24, 2017
One of the most time-honored epic trips for Americans is a whirlwind tour of Europe. But, unfortunately, crisscrossing across the continent often takes hours of preparation to plan through. But now there’s a new app that will plan a multi-city E...
By Erika Owen, February 24, 2017
Pay a visit to Gaggan in Bangkok—Asia's best restaurant, according to the World's 50 Best list—and there's a good chance you won't know exactly what you're ordering. But don't feel bad, that's part of the experience. After all, an entire menu only...
By N/A, February 24, 2017
Dallas-based Southwest Airlines is giving away 10,000 free flights to patients and their families who need to fly for medical care, the Dallas Morning News reported. The airline has donated flights in the past for this same purpose, but this is...
By N/A, February 24, 2017
Spring weather has arrived early in Huangling, China, causing the area’s famed rapeseed flowers to bloom ahead of schedule. Though the flowers usually cover these fields in gold in late March, they have already begun blooming throughout the cou...
By N/A, February 24, 2017
A long, long time ago (2015) we were promised Star Wars Land. We’re all eagerly awaiting a world wherein we can board the Millennium Falcon as easily as we can board an airplane. But we’re going to have to wait a while longer. Construction o...
By N/A, February 24, 2017
This story originally appeared on coastalliving.com. It’s hard to miss: A 30-ton mammal flings itself out of choppy waters, hanging in the air for a brief moment before its 45-foot frame crashes back into the water, sending a plume of sea foam ...
By Peter Schlesinger, February 24, 2017
By Peter Schlesinger, February 24, 2017
By Peter Schlesinger, February 24, 2017
By Peter Schlesinger, February 24, 2017
By Peter Schlesinger, February 24, 2017
By Peter Schlesinger, February 24, 2017
By Peter Schlesinger, February 24, 2017
By Peter Schlesinger, February 24, 2017
By Peter Schlesinger, February 24, 2017
By Peter Schlesinger, February 24, 2017
By Peter Schlesinger, February 24, 2017
By Peter Schlesinger, February 24, 2017
By Peter Schlesinger, February 24, 2017

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