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August 2019

By N/A, August 19, 2019
Archie Mountbatten, world-traveler! Meghan Markle and Prince Harry are making the most of summer with a second overseas vacation with their 3-month-old son. The family headed to Nice in the south of France on a private jet and are reported t...
By N/A, August 19, 2019
If you don’t have time to make it to one of those Central Perk pop ups, don’t fret: You can have a cup of joe inspired by the Friends cafe in the comfort of your own home. Coffee Bean & Tea Leaf released a limited edition Central Perk coffee in...
By N/A, August 19, 2019
Peanut butter and jelly, milk and cookies, ham and cheese — some things just belong together. But pickles and Oreo cookies? That’s a combination we never would have thought of. Bill Kelly, the owner of Grandpa Joe’s Candy Shop, a chain of sweet...
By N/A, August 19, 2019
It’s not Frogmore Cottage, but Meghan Markle’s former Los Angeles home is still full of charm! Years before her marriage to Prince Harry, Markle lived in a 2,262-square-foot, Colonial-style home in L.A.’s Hancock Park neighborhood with her now ...
By N/A, August 19, 2019
Old Faithful, located in Yellowstone National Park, is one seriously powerful geyser. During one of its regular eruptions, the geyser spews some 3,700 gallons of water up to 184 feet in the air. During that event, the water comes out at about 204 ...
By N/A, August 19, 2019
Prince Harry and Meghan Markle are certainly making the most of their time off from royal duties this summer. The couple, who welcomed their first son Archie in May, have reportedly made their way to Scotland to spend a bit of time with the Queen,...
By N/A, August 19, 2019
Acts of heroism can happen in the most unexpected places, including a cruise ship. According to Newsweek, two men on the Carnival Fascination cruise ship rescued a girl in a wheelchair after she fell into the water where the ship was docked. Th...
By N/A, August 19, 2019
Costa Rica is facing a serious tourism crisis. According to a statement by the country’s Ministry of Health, 59 people have been hospitalized and 25 of those victims have died of tainted alcohol poisoning since early June. As the statement n...
By N/A, August 19, 2019
Retired NASCAR driver Dale Earnhardt Jr. and his family are “doing well” after surviving a fiery plane crash in Elizabethton, Tennessee, on Thursday, during which the aircraft bounced at least twice on the runway. “He and his family are doing w...
By N/A, August 19, 2019
This article originally appeared on BusinessInsider.com. Videos posted online document chaotic scenes inside a Delta Airlines flight as it incurred seven hours of delays, which saw police called to stop frustrated passengers brawling. Thursd...
By N/A, August 19, 2019
Don’t be fooled, these adorable service dogs are actually in training! The Internet has gone crazy for this hilarious picture of all kinds of pooches patiently waiting in their seats while they watched a production of Billy Elliot at the Stratf...
By N/A, August 16, 2019
Yes, it’s already time to think about Halloween decorations! And no, you don’t need a green thumb to enjoy these adorable ones. Target has unveiled an affordable new line of Halloween-themed succulents — yes, those trendy little plants you saw ...
By N/A, August 15, 2019
Don’t call it a mall. The new American Dream epicenter, opening Oct. 25 in East Rutherford, NJ, is more than what many have dubbed a “mega-mall.” It’s a destination of style, entertainment, and gastronomy just seven miles from NYC and a short ...
By N/A, August 15, 2019
It’s almost the most wonderful time of year (there are just over four and a half months until December 25!), which means you may or may not have already started to think about gifts for your little ones.  Even if you haven’t, it’s always smart ...
By N/A, August 15, 2019
For 50 years, Judy and Jerry Griffin have been telling friends and family the fairy tale story of how they met on the way to Woodstock in 1969 and have been together ever since. The only downside to their meet-cute is that they never had any physi...
By N/A, August 15, 2019
Think you’re the biggest college football fan out there? The countdown is on to the official start of the football season, and CheapTickets is giving fans and tailgaters the opportunity to take their fandom to the next level by becoming the first-...
By N/A, August 15, 2019
Summer may feel like it’s coming to an end, but that doesn’t mean it truly has to be over. For those of you dreaming of jetting away to Hawaii, Southwest Airlines has a deal for you. After starting service to the Aloha state back in March, Sout...
By N/A, August 15, 2019
This article originally appeared on BusinessInsider.com. Mount Everest is coming off of a deadly and controversial season, one that saw at least 11 deaths on its slopes and widespread criticism over the mountain's seemingly crowded conditions. ...
By N/A, August 15, 2019
Supergoop! is the seemingly omnipresent sunscreen brand that manages to be a favorite at stores beloved by both beauty buffs, like Sephora and Nordstrom, and drugstore loyalists. It’s a rare brand able to straddle the line of functional necessity ...
By N/A, August 15, 2019
Most Disney World vacations are marked by Mickey Waffles, princess hugs and colorful parades, but not for long. With molecular gastronomy dinners deep within hotel wine cellars and members-only access to Magic Kingdom’s secretive club, Walt Di...
By N/A, August 15, 2019
Virgin Australia has a new policy that will be music to any parent’s ears. According to News.com.au, the airline is now allowing a checked baggage allowance for infants on all routes, both domestic and international. This change makes Virgin Au...
By N/A, August 15, 2019
Prince Harry and Meghan Markle apparently want to ensure their son Archie starts accumulating his frequent flyer miles early. According to reports, not only did the couple take their son to Scotland this summer to visit his great-grandmothe...
By N/A, August 15, 2019
You might think of a white T-shirt as a lazy option for those moments when you're behind on your laundry or just don't feel like putting much thought into your look. But the timeless basic is actually so much more than that. For years, street-styl...
By N/A, August 15, 2019
With windy roads that snake along jagged cliffsides leading down to the sparkling cobalt Pacific, the 90-mile stretch of California coastline that makes up Big Sur is a memorable one. Long a muse for poets, writers, artists, and musicians from Joh...
By N/A, August 15, 2019
Sure, you may love your dog, but do you love it enough to buy it a flower crown and take it to its very own Pupchella dog festival? In August, Paséa Hotel & Spa, located in Huntington Beach, California, along with Vanderpump Dogs, hosted the ve...
By N/A, August 15, 2019
In what could’ve been a scene straight out of Disney’s The Jungle Book, a bear at Ohio’s Akron Zoo decided to boogie an itch away. Yes, all this itch called for was a heavy dose of dancing. Luckily, someone at the zoo managed to catch the be...
By N/A, August 14, 2019
The most exciting food in Cape Town isn't exactly in Cape Town. Drive thirty kilometers outside of the city center to Khayelitsha, a township where storefronts are handed-painted and few in number. In fact, you won’t find 4Roomed’s fine dining res...
By N/A, August 14, 2019
Dan Barber is one of the food industry's most vocal advocates for sustainable eating and cooking. The James Beard Award-winning chef of New York's storied Blue Hill at Stone Barns is now digging even deeper into agriculture, focusing on the seed. ...
By N/A, August 14, 2019
Standing 3,5000 meters above sea level and staring down into the terraces of Moray, the ancient Incan ruins of Peru, chef Virgilio Martínez suddenly felt confused. This was 10 years ago, right after he opened Central in Lima and was producing “col...
By N/A, August 14, 2019
Let’s be real — one of the best parts of getting married is getting to go on a honeymoon. The only potential downside to that dream trip may be the cost. In fact, the average couple spends around $4,466 on a honeymoon, which is most certainly ...
By N/A, August 14, 2019
If you watch Amazon Studios' The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel, you might know Aug. 15 is “Maisel Day” across the greater Los Angeles area. To celebrate, a range of iconic establishments are offering goods and services at some marvelous prices — prices yo...
By N/A, August 14, 2019
"The impact and the insane gravitational pull that the planet called Jose Andrés has on the people that are around him is massive." Talking about the power of restaurants and chefs to impact communities, Andrew Zimmern mentioned his friend Andr...
By N/A, August 14, 2019
Brad Ryan and his 89-year-old grandmother Joy Ryan are on a mission to visit all 61 U.S. National Parks. The idea started after Brad left his small town for college, where he took his first big trip hiking the Appalachian Trail. When he told...
By N/A, August 14, 2019
May the force be with… Barbie! The timeless dolls from Mattel have a new look that pays homage to Star Wars: A New Hope. Armed with clutches, sunglasses, and makeup, the collectibles are described as Star Wars characters reimagined through “a d...
By N/A, August 14, 2019
Niki Nakayama does not want to talk about being a female chef. At her celebrated Los Angeles restaurant n/naka, the delicacy of kaiseki demands her full attention. There is the process of dehydrating lettuce leaves, for example: They will be groun...
By N/A, August 14, 2019
The term “elevated dining” may be overused in the culinary world, but this Athens restaurant takes that concept literally. Each night 22 lucky guests are lifted 130 feet in the air to enjoy a six-course meal on a suspended table above the city of ...
By N/A, August 14, 2019
Traditional travel pillows that wrap around your neck have never quite jived with my sleeping positions. I can sleep sitting straight up, but something about the structure of most neck pillows fails to match up with where my chin needs to be suppo...
By N/A, August 14, 2019
Meng Meng, the Berlin Zoo’s giant panda, is believed to pregnant — but the focus of animal lovers everywhere remains on two male king penguins who have adopted an egg. %image2 Skipper and Ping, a devoted gay couple, have captivated Berlin an...
By N/A, August 14, 2019
The Smithsonian National Portrait Gallery is home to paintings and photographs of famous authors, inventors, business geniuses, civil rights activists, and former Presidents of the United States. And now, Beyoncé will take her rightful place among...
By N/A, August 14, 2019
With its labyrinthine passageways crowded with pedestrians and the occasional donkey, the Fez medina, known as Fes-el-Bali, feels like a relic from another time. The UNESCO World Heritage site is famously difficult to navigate on your own, so i...
By N/A, August 14, 2019
Some MacBook Pro lovers might have to leave their beloved laptop at home for the time being. According to USA Today, the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) has banned certain recalled MacBook Pro models due to potentially dangerous battery p...
By N/A, August 14, 2019
Elvis fans who don’t mind a bit of a fix-up could nab one of the king’s long-forgotten but treasured cars. It’s well documented that Elvis Presley loved cars — so much so that nobody really knows how many he owned. There’s even one story that h...
By N/A, August 14, 2019
Nang Loeng Market is a must-visit in Bangkok — but the immediate sois (that’s Thai for streets) surrounding the market are dotted with unremarkable government buildings, so venture further afield once you’ve had your fill. Many of the city’s fi...
By N/A, August 14, 2019
The holiday season is a natural occasion to indulge in sweet treats, and this year, the Coca-Cola Company will be offering new ways for two of its best-known brands to join in on the festivities. Arriving this fall, soda fans can keep their eyes o...
By N/A, August 14, 2019
Possibly the biggest trend in the beer world isn't beer at all — it's hard seltzer. Now, two of the best-known names in bargain beer are giving their brands a seltzer-y twist. In an incredible coincidence, yesterday, both Natural Light and Pab...
By N/A, August 14, 2019
In just one calendar year, the food world cycles through several different awards, all with varying degrees of prestige. The James Beard Foundation recognizes chefs, restaurants, authors, and hospitality leaders every May, while the World’s 50...
By N/A, August 13, 2019
If you love the idea of a cord-free commute or workout, but don’t love the expensive price tags associated with most wireless earbuds, this deal has your name written all over it. Anker’s Liberty Neo wireless Bluetooth earbuds are currently 33 ...
By N/A, August 13, 2019
Waterslide connoisseurs (yep, it’s a thing) won’t want to miss Connecticut’s latest and greatest — a six-story waterslide that drops riders into a Venus flytrap-like vortex. The aptly named Venus Vortex is set to open next year at Lake Compoun...
By N/A, August 13, 2019
This article originally appeared on BusinessInsider.com. In most cases, your close friends will opt to take a day or two off work to celebrate your bachelorette weekend — but they may not be happy about it. In fact, Americans spend about 35...
By N/A, August 13, 2019
Figuring out what outerwear to pack for an upcoming trip can be difficult for even the most seasoned travelers. The ideal travel jacket should be warm, packable, and stylish enough to wear with everything else you have packed in your suitcase — wh...

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