Carl Davis Stargell-Hill

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$69 Will Buy You a Flight to Europe Right Now, Even from the West Coast

Airfare to Europe is crazy cheap.<p>The competition among low-fare airlines in the transatlantic market is officially bonkers.<p>Last week, low-cost …

Los Angeles

Cheap Flights to Hawaii Are Finally Here, Starting at $344 Round-Trip

Flights start at $344 round-trip.<p>For months, we’ve been waiting for prices on flights to Hawaii to plummet — and this past weekend, they did. …

Chris Brown’s Ex-Girlfriend Karrueche Tran Slams Body Shamers After Instagram Photos

Karrueche Tran is not a fan of body shamers and was more than happy to address those who criticized the revealing Instagram photos she shared over …

2018 Honda Accord gets laced with new tech you won't find on Acuras

They’re the kind of gee-whiz features designed for smiles in the showroom: a color head-up display, a customizable digital screen in the instrument …

All About the San Andreas Fault

The San Andreas Fault is a crack in the Earth's crust in California, some 680 miles long. Many earthquakes have occurred along it, including famous …

One Week Until the 2017 Solar Eclipse! Here Are Some Last-Minute Tips

The total solar eclipse is only one week away: Here are some last-minute tips for eclipse viewing and traveling.<p>The total solar eclipse of Aug. 21 …

Should You Lease or Buy Your Next Car?

Are you in the market for a luxury car? Or a beater? Or maybe something you intend to keep till it’s a beater? Are you dutifully committed when it comes to vehicle-related responsibilities, or are you flakier than a fresh-baked croissant? When it comes to getting a vehicle, there are a lot of …

adidas Remixes Kobe's First Signature Sneaker with Crazy 1 ADV

When Kobe Bryant won his second ‘chip with the Lakers in 2001, he was wearing his first adidas signature sneaker. He left adidas a few years later, …

Shoes

The Comedy Pet Photography Awards – in pictures

The Comedy Wildlife Photography Awards founders have launched a new show for pet pictures. Here are the finalists, selected from 2,500 entries

Comedy

Jupiter is oldest planet in solar system, ancient meteorites show

By Ben Guarino<p>, Reporter<p>Jupiter formed in a geologic blink. Its rocky core coalesced less than a million years after the beginning of our solar system, scientists reported Monday in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences. Within another 2 million or 3 million years, that core grew to …

Astronomy

Heat scorches eastern U.S. as snow (yes, snow) falls in California

The lower 48 states are split in more ways than just politics on Monday. A jet stream that is coiled like a snake is causing hot and humid air to …

Timing is Everything in Photography - Travel Photography Tips

Timing is one of the hardest parts of photography. There is the technical side of timing, that would be shutter speed. Do you want a fast shutter …

Apple Will Add Creative New Features to Photos and Camera Apps in iOS 11

Apple’s big announcements of the day are mostly hardware focused—new iMacs, and that crazy powerful iMac Pro. But the Cupertino-based company also …

Tips for Photographing Moon

Photographing Moon – Zabriskie Point, Death Valley National Park – California, USA<p>The moon is a gorgeous subject, but it photographing moon can be …

Confused about protective filters for your lens? Roger Cicala breaks it down

There's always been a lot of debate about whether you should put protective UV filters on the front of your lens. The benefit is obvious: they …

Lauryn Hill, Nas Announce North American Tour

Nas and Lauryn Hill announced a joint tour on Tuesday slated for this fall. The jaunt kicks off September 7th in Chicago, criss-crossing the country …

‘Growing Up Hip Hop’ Premiere: Bow Wow’s Return To ATL Stirs Up Major Drama

It’s going down in the ATL! On the premiere of ‘Growing Up Hip Hop Atlanta’, Bow Wow made a splash when he returned home, a place he once left to …

New Map Explores the History of Presidential Trips Abroad

All Over the Map<p>From Teddy Roosevelt’s visit to Panama in 1906 to Trump’s trip this week, U.S. presidents have made more than 900 visits to foreign places.<p>In taking his first trip abroad as president this week, Donald Trump joins a long tradition. Since Teddy Roosevelt went to Panama in 1906 to …

Bill Clinton

Mysterious Shark Killer (Partially) Identified

Scientists have discovered a surprising culprit behind a rash of shark strandings in California and elsewhere, but many questions remain.<p>The leopard shark was still alive when it washed ashore on a San Francisco Bay mudflat a few hundred feet south of the runway of the San Francisco International …

Extent of Volkswagen diesel deceit detailed in new book

It's getting close to two years since Volkswagen admitted it had installed "defeat device" software on hundreds of thousands of diesel vehicles sold …

Automotive Industry

What to Do If You Lose Your Car's Title

So you lost your title. Here's how to get a fresh one, even if it isn't in your name.<p>People lose stuff all the time, and from time to time people lose the titles to their cars. Getting a replacement Certificate of Title for a car already titled to you is pretty simple. But what happens if you lose …

Why Do We Have Blood Types?

The story of an amazing discovery.<p>When my parents informed me that my blood type was A+, I felt a strange sense of pride. If A+ was the top grade in …

Diabetes

20 of the best Earth and space documentaries to watch on Netflix in 2017

Humans have been gazing up at the stars since before the dawn of civilization. We intrinsically seek to know the unknowable and discover the …

Universe

Death metal: how nickel played a role in the world's worst mass extinction

Around 250 million years ago, life on Earth nearly came to an end, in a mass extinction between the Permian and Triassic periods known as the Great …

Octopus And Squid Evolution Is Officially Weirder Than We Could Have Ever Imagined

They edit their own genes!<p>Just when we thought octopuses couldn't be any weirder, it turns out that they and their cephalopod brethren evolve …

How to Get the Best Rate on an Auto Loan

You may have finally found the perfect automobile. It is the make and model you want, with the right options, and even the right color. Now comes closing the deal on it. If you’re not flush with cash—in other words, you seek a loan—it’s important to know what you’re up against. Here are seven …

3 Texas deaths underscore the dangers of storm chasing

DALLAS (AP) — As a powerful storm system swept across Texas, storm chasers raced to record its fury and witness a tornado. But one such pursuit ended …

Weather

The intense research that makes the 1980s style of “The Americans” look just right

The real Russian spy story that inspired <i>The Americans</i>, FX’s acclaimed drama about Russian sleeper agents living, working, and raising a family in the US, didn’t actually take place during the Cold War. That saga unfolded decades later. But in 2013, when Joe Weisberg created the show, he thought …

Time Capsules

Cyclone Debbie smashes into Queensland coast

<b>(CNN) —</b> Tropical Cyclone Debbie is making landfall across the coast of northeast Australia, packing sustained winds of 185 kph (114 mph) with gusts reaching more than 262 kph (163 mph).<p>The storm is lashing the Queensland coast with torrential rain which, when combined with a dangerous storm tide, …

Does Dark Matter Exist, Or Is Gravity Wrong? The Answer Lies Billions Of Years In The Past

When we look out at the luminous matter in the Universe — stars, galaxies, clusters of galaxies and the hot gas in and between them — it tells a couple of different stories. One is the story of how normal matter (based on atomic nuclei and electrons) comes together to emit, absorb and otherwise …

Dark Matter