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10 Smart Gadgets to Help Keep Female Travelers Safe

No matter where you are or what you're doing, one of the most important parts of travel is to ensure you're safe, particularly if you're traveling …

This Airline May Soon Have the Longest Flight in the World

As travelers, we're fully aware of the lengths we go to see the world (literally). With direct international flights ranging anywhere between a …

The Best National Park for Every Type of Traveler

Grand Teton has some of the most rugged peaks and terrain in the country. Located only a few miles south of overly crowded Yellowstone, this park is …

This Game of Thrones Theory Puts a Major Twist on That Season 7 Finale Death

<b>Warning:</b> This post contains spoilers for season seven of <i>Game of Thrones</i>.<p>The Stark siblings may have put an end to Littlefinger’s scheming in the …

Trump ‘is not my bride’: Putin wades into diplomatic row with U.S.

By Andrew Roth<p>Andrew Roth<p>Foreign reporter who focused on Russia, Ukraine and other countries in the former Soviet Union<p>Email Bio<p>MOSCOW — In biting remarks, Russian President Vladimir Putin addressed Russia's diplomatic row with the United States on Tuesday, saying Moscow could further cut U.S. …

United States

Haley: Kim Jong Un 'begging for war'

<b>(CNN) —</b> US Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley said Monday that North Korean leader Kim Jong Un was "begging for war" as she urged the UN Security Council to adopt the strongest sanctions measures possible to stop Pyongyang's nuclear program.<p>Speaking at a Security Council emergency …

North Korea

Turkey’s complicated relationship with the Middle East, explained by one word

By Soner Cagaptay and<p>Nick Danforth<p>This weekend is Eid al-Adha, the Muslim holiday that marks the end of the hajj pilgrimage season. To nearly all Muslims, it's known simply as Eid. But to Turks and their kin in other nations, it's called Bayram.<p>The dividing line between the two names offers …

Middle East

Australia votes on same-sex marriage: What you need to know

<b>(CNN) —</b> Australia is the closest it has ever been to legalizing same-sex marriage.<p>On November 15, the Australian Bureau of Statistics revealed 61.6% of Australians had voted in favor of legalizing marriage equality as part of a national postal survey.<p>In total, 79.5% of Australian voters took part …

What's left to sanction in North Korea after its big nuclear test?

After North Korea carried out its most powerful nuclear test yet, the U.S. is pushing for even tougher measures to squeeze Kim Jong Un's regime. But how much further can they go?<p>"People need to cut off North Korea economically," said Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin, who's drafting a new sanctions …

North Korea

The 7 best ways to get a first class experience from your economy ticket

Airports the world over are becoming destinations in their own right, while airlines have dramatically changed to accommodate savvy travellers.<p>This means it's never been easier for flyers to get a first-class experience without forking out thousands of pounds on a premium ticket.<p>Justin Banon, the …

Berlin emerges as the number one city in the world to work while you travel

A new report by PeoplePerHour has revealed the capital city of Germany as the top spot for ‘digital nomads’ to earn a living while travelling. The study takes into account things like the number of co-working spaces, monthly salaries, the overall cost of living, visa requisites and crime rates.<p>The …

12 Healthy Sandwiches That Belong in Every Lunch Box

If you're trying to master the art of meal prepping, one of the best places to start is with your lunch meals, especially if you're a sandwich-lover. …

You Can Make an Emergency Cookie in Two Minutes

Do you ever have those moments when you just need a warm chocolate chip cookie, but don’t feel like making several dozen? I know I do, which is why I …

10 Easy Sheet Pan Chicken Dinners for the Week Ahead

As long as you've got a sheet pan in your kitchen, an easy dinner is always at your fingertips. With this one pan you can cook a whole meal — main …

Nikki Haley Just Issued a Fiery Response to North Korea That Will Scare the Crap Out of Them

Following North Korea's test of a nuclear weapon reported to be their largest bomb yet, Nikki Haley addressed the United Nations in a speech that …

Grilled Skirt Steaks with Hawaiian-Style Teriyaki Glaze and Grilled Broccoli

Preheat a 2-burner cast-iron grill or two grill pans over medium-high heat for about 3 minutes.<p>Drizzle the grapeseed oil over the steaks and sprinkle …

5 Delicious Make-Ahead Breakfasts to Make Your Morning Easier

With a little advance prep, you can take one big thing off your a.m. to-do list—and still eat a satisfying, wholesome, and delicious meal.<p>Make-ahead …

Recipes

DOJ to retry woman who laughed during Sessions' confirmation hearing

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> The Department of Justice will retry a woman whom prosecutors say disrupted Jeff Sessions' confirmation hearing for attorney general by laughing.<p>After rejecting a plea deal, Desiree Fairooz will again face charges of unlawful conduct for disrupting Sessions' hearing in …

Doctors reattach Frenchwoman's arms which were sliced off in a horror train accident - IBTimes India

The accident took place at Chambery railway station in the foothills of the French Alps, France.<p>A 30-year-old woman lost both her arms in a horrific …

Lawmaker Urges Trump's Cabinet To Have Him Undergo Mental Health Evaluation

Rep. Zoe Lofgren (D-Calif.) isn't a psychiatrist, but she wants the president to see one.<p>A new resolution introduced in the House of Representatives would encourage the vice president and the Cabinet to have President Donald Trump undergo a physical and mental health exam to determine if he is …

Donald Trump

Everything You Need To Know, To Snag The Next AMAZING Airline Error Fare...

Let me reel you in with the sizzle: this year, I booked Qatar Airways Business class, on their newest and best planes from Amsterdam to Tokyo (via …

Qatar Airways

'Game of Thrones' Season 7, Episode 5 predictions: Is Jaime alive?

So, what happened? Jamie is sinking, Cersei is still drinking, Gendry is still rowing somewhere and everyone still hates Theon. Where do the Starks go now that they are all back together? Now that Daenerys has her first military victory, despite what she was advised, does she grow even more …

Game of Thrones: Shattering the dragonglass ceiling

WASHINGTON (AP) — Westeros is no longer a man's world.Women are finally calling most of the shots during the seventh season of "Game of Thrones." And …

Can apple cider vinegar help with weight loss?

<b>(CNN) —</b> The claims are everywhere: If you add apple cider vinegar to your daily diet, it will help you lose weight. "Research supports the use for weight loss," declares one manufacturer.<p>"A lot of this is marketing," nutritionist Lisa Drayer said, "and it's been around a long time. I remember, …

Weight Loss

American Institutions Strike Back

The president’s incompetence may yet save the country that put him in the White House.<p>The bad news is that Donald Trump is the most incompetent president in modern American history. The good news is that Donald Trump is the most incompetent president in modern American history.<p>He was too …

Barack Obama reportedly thinks President Donald Trump is 'nothing but a bullsh***r'

Former President Barack Obama has maintained a fairly low profile since leaving office in January -- but behind closed doors, he isn't holding any punches when it comes to his thoughts on the current administration.<p>According to PEOPLE, Obama told friends on the night of the November 8 election how …