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How to do everything with the Samsung Galaxy S5

The Galaxy S5 includes a ridiculous number of new features. You'll learn to use the coolest ones here.<p>The Samsung Galaxy S5 is out now and for a full evaluation of all it has to offer, check out Jessica Dolcourt's full exhaustive review .<p>However, if you already own the S5 and are itching to delve …

Samsung Galaxy S5

10 Habits Of Highly Creative People

Writers' block? Go take a nap.<p>Composer Erik Satie walked roughly 10 kilometers from Arcueil to Paris every morning. Saul Bellow rode his mountain bike. Novelist Haruki Murakami keeps a famously intense running schedule, which he described in the <i>Paris Review</i>:<p><b>Whether it lets the mind wander, improves</b> …

Creativity

The World of Japanese Vending Machines

For decades now, Japanese vending machines have served up an array of interesting, mundane, and useful things. Things like manga. Or bread in a can. …

Japan

There's A 'Blood Moon' Eclipse Tonight, But Will You Be Able To See It?

It's looking like clouds will obscure Monday night's lunar eclipse for nearly all of the U.S. East Coast, but much of the West and Midwest should be able to see it.<p>As we wrote last week, the total eclipse of the moon — the first visible from North America since 2010 — will start a few minutes …

The Top 10 Movie Franchises

Bond, Potter and Marvel head up our list of the biggest movie series' of all-time.<p>Thanks to the success of Captain America: The Winter Soldier, …

How to enjoy recreational marijuana in Colorado when most places are smoke-free

<i>My hotel room is non-smoking. So is every restaurant and bar in Colorado. So are the ski areas. Wait, what? I was promised pot tourism and legal</i> …

Cannabis

Nearly Everything About Chris Christie's Inauguration Is Going Wrong

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>In the middle of a snowstorm, likely looking out at empty seats, the second term of New Jersey Gov. …

Republican Governors Starting to Realize People Like Medicaid

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>Medicaid is the one bright spot in Obamacare's kinda sad rollout — it hasn't been crippled by the PR …

South Korea and the U.S. Reacted Much Differently to a Credit Card Theft Scandal

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>Residents in both the U.S. and South Korea were recently hit with a major security breach that let …

Finding Common Interests, Obama And The Pope Set A Date

<b>Listen · 2:38</b><p><b>Toggle more options</b><p><b>Download</b>• <b><br>Transcript</b><p>President Obama plans to meet this spring with Pope Francis.<p>On Tuesday, a White House spokesman announced the president will visit the Vatican as part of European trip in March. The president is said to be looking forward to talking with the pope …

New York Weighs Easing Limits On Marijuana Use

New York may join a group of states that have loosened restrictions on marijuana: Gov. Andrew Cuomo is reportedly considering allowing the use of the drug for medicinal purposes.<p><i>The New York Times</i> first reported the story. Here's more from the paper:<p>"The shift by Mr. Cuomo, a Democrat who had long …

14 Travel Predictions for 2014

<i>by Wendy Perrin</i><p>Coming up with the ten biggest changes in travel of 2013 got me contemplating what 2014 might have in store. Here are a few …

C-3PO Riding R2-D2 in Vintage Photo

The Wes Anderson Collection – in pictures

For anyone counting down the days until The Grand Budapest Hotel is released next year, The Wes Anderson Collection by Matt Zoller Seitz (published by Abrams Books), a book dedicated to the director's much-loved oeuvre, is certain to help pass the time. With more than 400 pages of intimate, …

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How to travel around the world in 80 days

In Jules Verne's classic adventure novel, Phileas Fogg had a devil of a time trying to travel around the world in 80 days. But in the 21st century, circumnavigating the globe has become a bit of a breeze: all you need is a round-the-world (RTW) ticket. In fact, a dedicated (if masochistic) …

Best apps and sites to plan, record and share your trips

Dreaming up a trip is the easiest part of every journey. All you need is a working imagination. The other bits before you go? Not so easy, or so much fun. You’ve got to book tickets, worry about accommodation, work out budgets, apply for visas…then you’ve got to plan your itinerary. And what about …

25 Greatest Travel Books of All Time

From the bustling streets of Brooklyn to the empty expanse of the Sahara, our guide to the best travel reads of all time will inspire you to add a …

Travel

Pictures of the Week 12.6.13

Enhancing the Feeling of Space: The Cresta Residence Designed by Jonathan Segal FAIA

There are those who say that “Less is more” and then, there are those who express their dissatisfaction and state that “Less is never more—less is …

The 24 Most Adorable Kids Halloween Costumes

As we continue on the hunt for the perfect Halloween costume, we turn our attention to adorable costumes for kids. Little ones have it pretty good in the costume department, mostly because they can turn even the more grown-up costumes (read: Lady Gaga or Edward Scissorhands) into absolute cuteness. …

USA TODAY on Twitter: "Richard Overton, 107, the oldest living WWII vet will meet with President Obama today: http://t.co/xzeIz7KEZj http://t.co/7Y6Hu9AcIb"

New conversation<p>Replying to @<b>USATODAY</b><p>“@<b>USATODAY</b>: Richard Overton,107, the oldest living WWII vet will meet with Pres. Obama today: …

The DRC’s Fierce Female Rebels

Even as the M23 rebels laid down their arms this week, the role of women fighters in East Africa’s various armed rebellions remains …

Superman to Deal with the Effects of Zod's Death in BATMAN VS. SUPERMAN?

Alzheimer's patients' brains boosted by belting out Sound of Music

Four-month study finds mental performance of people with dementia improves after singing classic hits from musicals<p>Belting out classic numbers from hit musicals can boost the brain function of people with Alzheimer's disease, according to researchers who worked with elderly residents at a US care …

What to Drink at Golden Cadillac, a Seventies-Themed Bar on the Lower East Side

There’s a swinging new bar on First Avenue serving throwback drinks like the Buttery Nipple, Miami Vice, and Hot Grasshopper. This isn’t just a …

A Russian Man Nailed His Testicles To The Pavement As A Protest

Warning: graphic images. Pytor Pavlensky carried out the stunt on the country's Police Day national holiday.<p>A naked artist, looking at his balls nailed to the Kremlin pavement, is a metaphor for the apathy, political indifference, and fatalism of contemporary Russian society.

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