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Kent voted Europe's top family holiday destination by Lonely Planet

The county’s increasing popularity as a draw for families – great beaches and walks, the reopening of Dreamland amusement park and a blossoming food scene – has led the guidebook publisher to select it as a top pick for summer 2015<p>Kent’s fame as a tourist hotspot continues this week, after the …

Travel

How to Cruise Around Cuba Without Breaking the Bank

By: Fiona Moriarty, Hipmunk<p>You did it -- you bought your ticket to Cuba! Hello sunshine, fancy cigars, and Cuba Libre cocktails. Booking the trip is off the To-Do list, but what about getting around town? We've put together a list of Cuba's most popular and affordable transportation options, so all …

Hummingbird Cake: Carrot Cake's Southern Cousin

<i>It's always more fun to DIY. Every week, we spare you a trip to the grocery store and show you how to make small batches of great foods at home.</i><p><i>Today: Marcella DiLonardo of modest marce makes Hummingbird Cake—a southern gem destined to become a staple in your kitchen.</i><p>Telling people I was raised in …

Dessert

3 NEW Ways to Do the Most Popular Braid on Pinterest

Do you remember when that upside down French braid with a top knot or hair bow was all over Pinterest? You know, the style where you’d plait *just* the back portion of your head? Well, I do, and I think it’s time to keep that train a-goin! ‘Tis the season for high ponytails — that’s if you have not …

Supermassive black hole is serial exploder

Astronomers see cavities – like giant bubbles – in hot gas around galaxy cluster NGC 5813, caused by multiple eruptions over millions of years of a …

Raccoon Rides Alligator in Florida—Is It For Real?

Meteorites hold clue to methane mystery -- and potential for life on Mars

Scientists have discovered methane hidden in Martian meteorites, which could hint that the elusive gas, which on Earth is often linked to life, might be lurking beneath the surface of Mars today.<p>The findings, published in the journal Nature Communications, could have implications for the biological …

Meteorites

U.S. happy to advance after tough Nigeria clash

Though not a spectacular performance, the Americans were pleased with a one-goal win over Nigeria which saw them top Group D at the Women’s World Cup<p>VANCOUVER — It was not pretty, nor spectacular. But for the overwhelmingly pro-American crowd at BC Place, all that mattered was a United States …

Abby Wambach

Panasonic's behemoth camera phone hits the US for $1,000

Did you take one look at Panasonic's Lumix DMC-CM1 and vow to pay whatever it took to get this smartphone/mirrorless camera hybrid in the US? You now have a chance to put your money where your mouth is. Panasonic has started selling an unlocked version of the CM1 in the US, and it'll set you back …

Nick Jonas, Olivia Culpo reportedly split after 2 years together

After not being spotted in public together for a month, Nick Jonas and<p>Olivia Culpohave ended their two-year relationship, according to a number of reports.<p>"This has been a sensitive matter and both of them still love and care about each other and only want the best for one another," a source told …

Nick Jonas

Prosecutor: Worker discussed having inmates kill husband

PLATTSBURGH, N.Y. (AP) — A woman charged with helping two convicted murderers escape from a maximum-security facility where she worked had discussed …

Crime