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4 Tips For Eating Like a Local in Maine

It’s quiet. It’s tucked away. And it’s absolutely gorgeous during the Fall. Maine is a stunning state that offers a lot when it comes to beautiful …

New England

Paul McCartney on George Martin: ‘He Was Like a Second Father to Me’

Paul McCartney has penned a moving tribute to the Beatles‘ producer George Martin, who died Tuesday at the age of 90. Below a photo of McCartney and …

Samsung Galaxy S7 excels in camera shootout with iPhone 6S Plus and Galaxy S6

Samsung's brand new Galaxy S7 boasts a bunch of new camera tweaks.<p>Although it has a 12-megapixel sensor -- less than the S6's 16 megapixels -- those pixels are physically larger to allow it to capture more light. It has a wider f/1.2 aperture too to let more light in -- both of which are designed …

How to transfer files from your old phone to another

If you’re about to upgrade to one of the latest smartphones such as the Samsung Galaxy Note5 or Droid Turbo 2 by Motorola, you may be wondering how to transfer content from your old phone. Here are some ways that can make the process relatively quick and painless.<p>Verizon Cloud<p>An app like Verizon …

Smart Home - Home Automation Systems

Ringo Starr Auction Features ‘Can’t Buy Me Love’ Drums, John Lennon’s Guitar

Ringo Starr and his wife, actress Barbara Bach, have collected over 1,200 items from their residencies in London, Beverly Hills and Monaco for a …

Max Weinberg on ‘River’ Tour, What He Learned From Bruce Springsteen

“<i>The River</i> is my summer record,” Max Weinberg said between sips of a cocktail in a hotel bar in Pittsburgh — the drummer’s reward after three hours …

How to pick an international plan for your phone

Passport? Check. Sunscreen? Got it! Your travel planning is coming along, but don’t forget about an international plan that lets you use your phone in other countries.<p>How to determine if your phone will work outside the US<p>Start with Verizon’s Trip Planner. Enter your destination and the device you …

Mobile

Why the pomegranate should be the ‘it’ fruit for your holiday table

By Kara Elder<p>, Editorial aide<p>We’re deep into Thanksgiving at WaPoFood headquarters (have you clicked through Thanksgiving Central yet?), but that doesn’t mean the wealth, and price, of pomegranates around us has gone unnoticed. These round, red fruits with the tart edible seeds called arils are in …

Pomegranate

John Lennon Tribute Show to Feature Steven Tyler, Willie Nelson

<b>UPDATE:</b> John Fogerty and Spoon have been added to the lineup of the John Lennon birthday concert. Kevin Bacon has also been announced as a special …

Grilled Portobello Mushrooms

This post was most recently updated on June 26th, 2017<p>Print<p>Veggie burgers are great on the grill, but if they’re unwrapped from a package, you’re …

Five new albums to try this week: Alabama Shakes, Jlin and more

Music,Culture,Pop and rock,Alabama Shakes,Indie,Rap,Hip-hop,Odd Future Wolf Gang Kill Them All,Electronic music,Dance music<p>From Tyler, the Creator’s latest experimental rap outing to Speedy Ortiz’s 90s-inspired alt-rock, stream five albums out this week. What will you be listening to?<p><b>Why you should</b> …

18 Recipes to Make Your Valentine’s Day Extra Spicy

There are more than a few ways to spice things up on Valentine’s Day, but this collection of 18 recipes will literally warm things up. Each course, from appetizers to mains to dessert, packs some serious heat. In other words: Get ready for a red-hot night whether you’re celebrating the holiday solo …

Make Giada's ultimate finger foods for your Super Bowl party

Not sure what to serve for Super Bowl Sunday? Get inspired by these delicious finger food recipes from Giada De Laurentiis. Here, the celebrity chef is sharing her favorite finger food recipes like: mini antipasto calzones, Mediterranean chili chicken wings and double chocolate espresso cookies. …

Recipes

Free Things to Do in Las Vegas

Amid all the high rollers and glitz of the Las Vegas Strip are a surprising number of things to do that won't cost you a thing. The casinos alone are a sensory tour de force, with lights, fountains, shows, and music—much of it free. Use this guide to explore some of the other no-cost opportunities …