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May 2019

By N/A, May 22, 2019
It’s the exact opposite of a McMansion. The McHive is the world’s smallest McDonald’s, and it’s not even fit for humans. The McHive is a miniature McDonald’s replica but instead of a cash register, fryer and seating inside, it’s just rows and r...
By N/A, May 22, 2019
China’s three largest airlines have sent compensation claims to Boeing for the months their 737 aircraft have been grounded. More than 40 countries, including China and the U.S., grounded 737 aircraft in the aftermath of the Ethiopian Airways c...
By N/A, May 22, 2019
An order of monks in Belgium recently revived a medieval beer recipe that hasn't been brewed in over 220 years, the Metro reported. The recipe, originally from the 12th century, was found in the Order of Canons Regular of Premontre at Grimberge...
By N/A, May 22, 2019
If you haven’t already planned your Memorial Day getaway, it’s not too late. You can still get out of town for a perfect weekend escape. Yelp has compiled a list of the best Memorial Day destinations for a last-minute jaunt of town. These place...
By N/A, May 22, 2019
Memorial Day weekend may mark the unofficial start of summer, but for those living in the western mountains, it’s clear that winter isn’t quite over. This Memorial Day, while most Americans spend the long weekend at a parade or picnicking in the p...
By N/A, May 22, 2019
Running into wildlife can be quite a grizzly experience. Especially when the wildlife is bent on taking over your car. Chad Morris, a barbershop owner from Kentucky, had an interesting encounter with a black (luckily not grizzly) bear cub in Ga...
By N/A, May 22, 2019
Now man’s best friend can come to the movies with you! A movie theater in Plano, Texas, allows dogs at its screenings — and there’s an additional incentive for their human companions: free wine and whiskey! K9 Cinemas, which opened in Decemb...
By N/A, May 22, 2019
As every well-traveled person knows, getting from one end of the airport to the other can be a trek — especially when you have a short period of time to make a connecting flight. This problem is only compounded for those with mobility issues. To a...
By N/A, May 22, 2019
More than two weeks after the birth of their son Archie Harrison, Meghan Markle and Prince Harry are settling into life as a family of three at Frogmore Cottage in Windsor. The royal couple renovated the single-family home of about five bed...
By N/A, May 22, 2019
Officials in Rhode Island announced this week plans to offer free sunscreen (provided by Raw Elements USA) to visitors at all state beaches and parks throughout the summer. “Rhode Island's beautiful parks and beaches are some of our most treasu...
By N/A, May 22, 2019
Queen Elizabeth took a trip to the grocery store on Wednesday and asked the question millions of shoppers have wondered: Can you cheat the self-service checkout counter? The monarch, 93, was told that you can try, but it would be detected! The ...
By N/A, May 21, 2019
Calling all Tory Burch fans everywhere (or really just anyone who appreciates a good, comfy ballet flat): today is your day. The fashion brand’s best-selling ‘Minnie’ flats are on sale right now for $69 off — and no, we’re not joking. If th...
By N/A, May 21, 2019
Athletes and musicians no longer have to worry about losing or damaging their most prized possessions when they fly. Now, American Airlines is eliminating oversized baggage fees for sports equipment and musical instruments, according to a state...
By N/A, May 21, 2019
Your Royal Caribbean cruise just got more luxurious. One of the world’s largest cruise ships, Royal Caribbean’s Oasis of the Seas, is getting a $165 million makeover in honor of its 10-year anniversary, according to a statement from the cruise ...
By N/A, May 21, 2019
If you’re even minorly germ-aware, the airport likely horrifies you; thousands of people — who may or may not have washed their hands — touching the same things that you too have to touch. And while most people probably consider an airport’s he...
By N/A, May 21, 2019
Summer weather is pretty much here, which means ice cream season is in full swing. But unless you happen to own a personal Mr. Softee truck or are ok with getting weird looks at the combination Dunkin’ Donuts / Baskin-Robbins when you demand a sco...
By N/A, May 21, 2019
Lawmakers in New York City are going to great lengths to ensure pedestrians keep their heads out of their phones while doing the dangerous deed of crossing the street. Last week, State Senator John Liu introduced a bill seeking to ban pedestria...
By N/A, May 21, 2019
Attempting to determine "America's favorite beer" is a herculean task. The United States has over 7,000 breweries producing everything from Natural Light to Tangerine Silhouette Sour IPA — and that doesn't even include imports. But that hasn't...
By N/A, May 21, 2019
If anyone deserves a good vacation this summer, it’s teachers — but it can be difficult to afford a true getaway on a teacher's salary. If Disney World is on the possible vacation list for a teacher you know, many resorts at Disney Springs ...
By N/A, May 21, 2019
Food & Wine revealed its annual list for the Best New Restaurants in America on Tuesday, and there is a dish for everyone on the list. Coming in at number 10 on the list is Piece of Meat, in New Orleans. As for why it made the list, Food&Wine s...
By N/A, May 21, 2019
Being the baby in a family is a tough job. After all, as a kid you’re never allowed to stay up as late as your siblings, you never get the best slice of pizza, and you always have to wear hand-me-downs. And that last part is true, even if you’re a...
By N/A, May 21, 2019
There’s no better place to spend Christmas than in Florida. Don’t fret about changing your annual routine for the holiday, because theme park Christmas lasts all winter long at Universal Orlando Resort. From Nov. 16, 2019 through Jan. 5, 2020, ...
By N/A, May 21, 2019
The latest in aquatic lounging gear is a major throwback to your childhood! Pottery Barn has taken the trendy pool float movement to the next level with a collection of inflatable bean bags for ultimate relaxation in the water. Made out of S...
By N/A, May 21, 2019
A new video gives a first look into what the thrilling ride will be like on Hagrid’s Magical Creatures Motorbike Adventure opening this June.  The ride, which is opening at the Wizarding World of Harry Potter at Universal Orlando Resort on June...
By N/A, May 21, 2019
Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge will open at Disneyland next week, and hopeful Jedis will be able to make their otherworldly dreams come true — for a price. Prices were just revealed for the big-ticket items sold within the new Star Wars land. Customi...
By N/A, May 21, 2019
Welcome to the world, baby Kamara! The newest addition to the Blank Park Zoo in Des Moines, Iowa, is a female eastern black rhinoceros calf who was born in early April and is now on display to the public. Kamara was born on April 5 to Ay...
By N/A, May 21, 2019
Looking to take a last-minute getaway to popular U.S. stops at an affordable price? Act fast and you can grab $25 one-way deals to cities throughout the country with Frontier Airlines’ latest sale. The budget airline is running a flash sale...
By N/A, May 20, 2019
Sleeping Beauty’s castle is about to look even more magical. The original Disney princess castle, Sleeping Beauty’s pink and blue palace at Disneyland in Anaheim, California, will unveil a new look on Friday, May 24, the Los Angeles Times repor...
By N/A, May 20, 2019
Las Vegas may be located in a landlocked state, but it is Vegas — and somehow that makes it less surprising that it’s home to North America’s only predator-based aquarium. In true Vegas fashion, visitors can find the one-of-a-kind site at the icon...
By N/A, May 20, 2019
On Monday, Kate Middleton, the Duchess of Cambridge, unveiled her newly designed garden for the Chelsea Flower Show. The garden, titled “Back to Nature,” was co-designed by the Duchess and landscape designers Andrée Davies and Adam White. And thou...
By N/A, May 20, 2019
The Eiffel Tower is one of the most recognizable landmarks in the world, and consistently ranks as one of the world’s most popular tourist sites — so you can imagine the disappointment when tourists showed up today to find the iconic monument ...
By N/A, May 20, 2019
A team of divers has discovered that the largest cave in the world is even bigger than anybody previously thought. During a dive last month, a British team discovered an underwater tunnel connecting the largest cave, Son Doong, in Vietnam, ...
By N/A, May 20, 2019
It’s a good day to be a chocoholic. The Italian chocolate company Ferrero has announced that their famous Kinder Bueno bar—a favorite sweet treat in 60 countries across the world—will be arriving in the U.S. for the first time in November 2019,...
By N/A, May 20, 2019
The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge — Prince William and his wife Kate Middleton — shared a few new snapshots of their entire family on social media. The photos of the littlest royals are beyond adorable. The couple shared the images of their fam...
By N/A, May 18, 2019
But hurry! If this launch is anything like Target’s previous collaborations, you’ll want to shop it fast. Nothing screams summer more than nautical stripes and a little cartoon whale smiling back at you, which just may happen to be the things y...
By N/A, May 17, 2019
Dollywood might just be one of the greatest gifts Dolly Parton has given us — and it's getting bigger and better. According to Fox News, the Pigeon Forge, Tennessee theme park dedicated to country singer Dolly Parton opened a $37 million, 6-acr...

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