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Losing Weight and Green Tea, The Relation

A lot of people are suffering from health problems these days. If you're one of them, perhaps you've already taken the necessary steps in order to …

12 things that can happen to your body when you consume too much sugar

<b>By Dr. Mercola</b><p>If you're looking to make a significant, healthy improvement to your diet, cutting out sugary drinks would be one of my top …

The No. 1 mistake hackers hope you make

A strong password is a pain to create, remember and type. That's why far too many people settle for passwords that are weaker and easier to remember than they should be. But strong passwords are essential for keeping hackers and snoopers out of your online accounts.<p>Fortunately, I know a few good …

5 travel experts reveal the best places they've ever visited

These are the people we count on to tell us what places are worth a trip and what places aren't, along with other essential travel tips.<p>We asked five of these experienced travelers what their favorite destinations are.<p>Here's what they said:<p>Anne Banas, executive editor of Smarter Travel: The Azores, …

OpenTable Says These Are The Best US Restaurants For Foodies

OpenTable has just announced its top 100 restaurants that are Fit For Foodies, which is based on more than 5 million restaurant reviews submitted by OpenTable diners for more than 15,000 restaurants in all 50 states and the District of Columbia.<p>The list of winners spans 26 states, with the majority …

Surfing San Diego: Balboa Park

San Diego’s <b>Balboa Park</b> is a veritable universe unto itself. While everyone knows about the famous zoo tucked away in the 1,200-acre urban oasis, oodles of other attractions combine to make this a truly world-class destination.<p><b>Here are 10 ways you can make the most of this natural and cultural</b> …

10 Best Weekend Getaways for Fall

Most weekend getaways, come fall, replace ice cream with hot chocolate and beach trips for fall foliage. But if you’re in the market for year-round …

The Grand Canyon Three Ways: Mules, Helicopters and Bicycles

A staggering 90 percent of visitors to The Grand Canyon never venture beyond the South Rim. Very much like the time we stopped by with our three kids (one still in diapers and the other two under six) on a crazy cross-country camping adventure. We took a peek over the rim, snapped a shot or two and …

6 Places That Are Absolutely Better After Dark

The architectural wonders of this world are beautiful by day.<p>But when the sun goes down, some of Europe's best-known tourist sites turn downright dazzling. For example:<p>The Trevi Fountain in Rome, Italy<p>The Brandenburg Gate in Berlin, Germany<p>The Charles Bridge in Prague, Czech Republic<p>The Eiffel …

5 Travel Letdowns And How To Avoid Them

In every travel guide, you'll find a list of "must-see" attractions. And while you should definitely strive to accomplish as much as you can while traveling, it's important to have realistic expectations.<p>More often than not, we hear how disappointing a much-hyped attraction is. It's all subjective, …

Best places to shop for travel gear and gadgets

Gadgets. Love ‘em or hate ‘em, they're rapidly becoming part of the traveller's arsenal. But that doesn't mean you have to spend a fortune: next time you’re planning a trip overseas, consider taking along your travel tech shopping list. You can save plenty of cash if you know where to shop - and …

Lunchbox Museum And Its Adorable Owner Should Be On Your Road Trip Bucket List

There are kitschy roadside attractions, and then there is the World's Largest Lunchbox Museum in Columbus, Georgia.<p>This precious three-minute video from Cool Hunting introduces us to Allen, the museum's adorable elderly curator. Watch as he tours you through his collection of meal pails, which are …

House Bill Would Cut 3.8 Million People From Food Stamp Rolls

The House of Representatives is expected to take up a bill Thursday that would chart the course for federal nutrition programs for years to come.<p>The measure calls for $40 billion in cuts over a decade to the federal food stamp program, now known as SNAP. The measure's Republican backers say it …

Yair Golan, Israeli General, Says Syria's Assad Could Survive For Years

By Dan Williams<p>JERUSALEM, Sept 18 (Reuters) - Syrian President Bashar al-Assad could cling to power for years despite having lost overall control of his country, according to Israel's top commander on the frontier with Syria.<p>Major-General Yair Golan's remarks, published on Wednesday in the Yedioth …

Like It Or Not: Court Rules That “Liking” on Facebook Is Protected By First Amendment

It’s hard to remember a pre-“liking” era, no? A time when you actually had to <i>call up</i> your friend to congratulate her on her engagement? A life that wasn’t consumed with questions such as “What does it <i>mean</i> that my ex-boyfriend ‘liked’ my new profile picture?” or “How the hell did <i>Vicky’s</i>‘I just …

Coloradans told to stay out of floodwater following chemical and sewage fears

As attention turns to the aftermath of Colorado’s record floods, people have been warned to stay out of the lingering water because it may contain harmful chemicals and sewage, officials said.<p>Emergency airlifts waned Wednesday as the number of people still unaccounted for continued to decrease, …

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