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A Syrian Man Has Been Trapped in a Malaysian Airport for Over a Month

A man from Syria has been stranded inside Kuala Lumpur International Airport (KUL) in Malaysia for more than a month, and he still has nowhere to go. …

United Arab Emirates

Night Owls May Be More Likely to Die, Get Diabetes

People who stay up late may have an increased risk of mortality and developing certain health problems, new research says.<p>Bad news, night people: If you routinely stay up late, you may be more likely to die, get diabetes, or develop a psychological illness.<p>A study published in the journal</i> …

Sleep

A Guide to Motorbiking Vietnam's Hai Van Pass

Vietnam

An Inordinate Fondness for Wasps

There are probably more species of them than any other animal group.<p>When talking about whether theology has anything to learn from science, the British biologist J. B. S. Haldane used to quip that God must have “an inordinate fondness for beetles.”<p>He had a point. Around 380,000 species of beetle …

Insects

A new model for travel? Pay a local $25 a day to plan a trip

Is a company called ViaHero creating a new model for travel?<p>For a flat fee of $25 a day, travelers can use a service called ViaHero to hire locals on …

Tourism

What Best Motivates You at Work? When 200,000 Employees Were Asked, This was Their No. 1 Response

Hint: It's not about the money, money, money.<p>When you're motivated, you feel energized. You're ready to take things on, get things done, push things forward. Projects get moved along; emails get answered; you move along with pep in your step.<p>When you're unmotivated, it's hard to get started. You …

Employee Engagement

Silly Wabbit $20 Frontier Flight Deals!!

Hi everyone – and happy weekend and Passover and/or Easter – whatever you choose to celebrate (or not celebrate).<p>Frontier is running another $20 …

Frequent-flyer Programs

Americans have started fleeing the country for New Zealand — here's how to buy a home there

More than 2,000 US citizens immigrated to New Zealand in 2017, with net migration growing 65% since 2016, according to The Financial Times. And about 17,000 Americans "registered an interest in studying, working, or investing in New Zealand" on its government's immigration website in November 2016, …

Real Estate

These Female-only Tours in the Middle East Let You Bond With the Women Who Live There

“One of my favorite experiences is going to the local beauty salon in Iran. When you step into the underground salons the hijabs come off, there’s …

Middle East

Ketchup Slices are the Strangest New Development in the World of Condiments

Ketchup is pretty good. It’s killer with french fries, you can use it to make other condiments like BBQ and cocktail sauces, and kids seem to like it …

Food Preservation

Cross-Country Road Trip Vacations Under $350: 20 Cheap Travel Ideas That don’t Break The Bank

When you get the urge to travel across the country, you can jump in the car and create your own adventure. Or if hours behind the wheel don’t appeal …

Travel

31 INSANELY AFFORDABLE Budget Travel Destinations to VISIT NOW

This extensive list shows the 31 Cheapest Budget Travel Destinations in the World. Alex and Marko, the Vagabrothers give you pro budget travel tips …

Budget Travel

Read This and You'll Never Want to Drain Pasta in the Sink Again

One day, a particularly stern culinary school instructor asked my dear friend Holly if she knew how to boil water. My forty-something mama-to-three …

Italian Food

United Airlines passenger gets $10,000 voucher to give up seat on overbooked flight

The smartphone video that went viral last year showing a United Airlines passenger being dragged out of an overbooked flight prompted several large airlines to vow to end or dramatically reduce the number of passengers denied a seat.<p>The nation's airlines have made good on that promise.<p>The country's …

Flying

Hilton's offering up free rooms for people who need a nap - here's how you can snap one up

When you're being productive at work there's nothing worse than the mid-afternoon slump for leaving you struggling to concentrate and keep those …

British Airways

Male birth control pill passes a safety test

A prototype contraceptive for men safely reduced testosterone and other reproductive hormones during a month-long treatment.

Women's Health

A huge healthcare company with a key role in drug pricing just had a meltdown when one of its contracts was posted online

Express Scripts, one of the largest healthcare companies in America, behaves like it has something to hide.<p>On Tuesday, citing copyright infringement, Express Scripts had DocumuentCloud — a service that lets people upload and publish documents to the web — remove a template of one its contracts from …

Express Scripts

Does testosterone make you mean?

The ‘risk-taking’ male hormone is blamed for everything from sexual violence to the financial crisis, but some researchers are starting to question the supposed links<p>Charles Ryan has a clinic in San Francisco at which he regularly relieves men of their testosterone. This “chemical castration”, as …

Psychology

The $90 Light That Kills Bacteria in Your Kitchen Forever

Cleaning is still an excellent way to rid your kitchen of bacteria, but this LED light takes germ-killing to the next level.<p>There are only so many …

E.coli

Why This New Protein Powder Is a Game Changer, According to a Nutritionist

<i>This content originally appeared on Health.</i><p>A new type of protein powder is about to hit the market, and it’s going to be a total game changer: A …

Healthy Eating

9 traits of successful programmers that kids can develop now

I don’t have kids. But there are lots of kids in my life. I’ve also worked closely with thousands of entry-level developers over the course of my 20 years in tech. Throughout my career I’ve been approached by parents looking for advice on how to encourage their kids to become software engineers. It …

10 Of The Cheapest Countries To Travel To

<b>1. Nicaragua</b><p>Nicaragua is the largest country in Central America, but it’s been under the radar for years due to natural disasters and political …

Give university students dogs to cuddle during stressful exam periods, say experts

Providing university students with dogs during exams would help lower stress levels and help them do their best in tests, a new study has concluded.<p>Some colleges in Britain have already welcomed therapy dogs on to their campuses, including Leeds City, which last week unveiled its 12-week-old …

How to Stay in Bali for 25 Nights for Free, a Hotel Review - Points Miles & Martinis

Hilton and American Express have just launched an amazing sign-up offer for their new <b>Hilton Honors Ascend Card from American Express</b>. This card is …

Busabout Looking For 4 Travel Addicts For 3 Month Trip

Busabout, a travel company offering a “<i>freestyle form of travel and unique hop-on hop-off flexible coach network</i>” is looking for four travel addicts …

Amazon is now offering Prime discounts for people with Medicaid

Amazon is now offering Prime discounts to Americans enrolled in Medicaid. American adults with Medicaid will now only have to pay $5.99 a month, down from the usual $12.99 monthly rate (or $8.25 a month if you choose the $99 annual option).<p>There are about 35 million American adults currently …

eCommerce

This Company Will Pay You to Take a 3-Month Trip to 47 Cities in 15 Countries Across Europe

Trekking all across Europe for three months is not cheap, especially in the summer. Not to mention, you need to rack up some serious vacation time to …

Washington becomes first state to approve net neutrality rules

Setting up a likely legal fight with the Trump administration, Washington has become the first state to enact its own net neutrality requirements after U.S. regulators repealed Obama-era rules designed to keep the internet an even playing field.<p>"We know that when D.C. fails to act, Washington state …

This Amazing Map Depicts The 13,000 Hidden Wonders Of The World That You Need To Visit

Consider this your source of travel inspo for life.<p><i>This post was translated from Spanish.</i>

Travel

This city fights crime with gardening

The best tool to fight crime may be a lawnmower. That’s the conclusion of a new study, which shows that sprucing up vacant lots by doing as little as …