Emily Stenzel

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This Airline is Offering 2-for-1 Plane Tickets

Emirates really wants to help Americans take a vacation.<p>According to multiple sources, Americans are notorious for leaving a lot of paid vacation …

Harley Pasternak's 3 Tips to be beach-body ready in just 6 weeks

You’ve left it until now to get in shape for summer. With beach season at your doorstep, is it too late? According to NB fitness ambassador and …

This Airline Will Send You Around The Globe For Free, If You Snapchat Your Adventure

Tired of sending the same Snapchat stories of food and drinks in your hometown? Wow Air can help you with that. The Icelandic budget airline is looking to send four people on free adventures to different locations around the world, provided they Snapchat the whole thing.<p>Each Snapchatter will go to …

Travel

The 22 Most Beautiful Places in the World

These destinations are just begging to be Instagrammed.<p>There are so many amazing places around the globe to see, we couldn't possibly include them all in just one list. But, these breathtaking destinations are definitely worth bumping to the top of your travel bucket list–whether you're looking to …

Top 20 West Coast Rappers

In the past couple of months, I’ve been given a great opportunity to offer my opinion on the best MC’s of all-time in two of Hip Hop’s most …

Rap & Hip-Hop

World Press Freedom Day: Map shows the countries with the least press freedom in the world

This map shows the countries where journalists are free to report the news – and the places in which the media is most strictly controlled.<p>The …

The World's Most Beautiful Historic Castles

They're literally fit for kings.<p>Built to protect and entertain royalty, ancient castles naturally possess a lasting beauty. But unlike the gated compounds of yesteryear, modern travelers can now step inside their historic gates.

The 15 best one-hit wonders of 2001

Just 15 years ago, artists like Willa Ford, Crazy Town, and Blu Cantrell were topping the charts. While many of them were never able to replicate the …

Choosing Your Words Carefully

Have you ever thought of words which excite a ready response in readers? Choice is important, and in cases of dramatic suspense, vital. Perfumes can …

Books

5 Tips To Find Inspiration For Your Writing

The ability to take risks by stepping outside your comfort zone is the primary way by which we grow. But we are often afraid to take that first …

Motivation

Photographer captures stunning photos of dancers in the streets of Cuba

On his recent trip to Cuba, photographer Omar Robles captured remarkable snapshots of ballet dancers expressing their art throughout the nation's …

The 13 cheapest destinations for a beach holiday in Europe

The 10th annual survey is based on the total cost of 10 typical holiday expenses in 20 European beach resorts, ranked from the most to the least expensive.<p>Holiday items considered in the survey include a cup of coffee, suncream, insect repellant, and a three-course meal with a bottle of wine for …

European Travel

12 Vacation Spots That Are Cheaper To Get To Today Than In The Past

Vacation awaits.

Photo highlights of the day: tomato wrestling and swimming with sharks

The Guardian’s picture editors bring you a selection of the best photographs from around the world, including Grand Prix practice and Seville celebrations

NBA approves on-jersey advertising program

The NBA announced Friday that the board of governors has approved a three-year pilot program to allow teams to sell a corporate logo on their jerseys.<p>…

The 40 Best Books to Read This Summer

Funny, moody, scary, fiery, canny, and bloody books.<p>Swimsuit? Check. Sunglasses? Check. Three books, because you couldn't choose just one? Check. From complicated meditations on motherhood to dark thrillers that will slot perfectly into a beach bag, here are the 40 books to put on your summer …

Simply No Other Choice: Why America Dropped the Atomic Bomb on Japan

Every summer, as the anniversaries of the U.S. nuclear strikes on Hiroshima and Nagasaki approach, Americans engage in the painful moral exercise of …

Why people are calling 'The Jungle Book' the most visually stunning movie of the year

The tale follows the journey of "man-cub" Mowgli through the jungle. In this version, directed by Jon Favreau ("Iron Man," "Cowboys & Aliens"), what stands out are the incredible computer graphics used to bring the animals that Mowgli encounters to life.<p>With a 93% rating on Rotten Tomatoes and the …

Film Industry

10 Surprising Starbucks Drinks That Have Less Than 100 Calories

Caffeine is life.<p>Summer no longer seems like a distant dream from your past never to repeat itself again. So, in honor of finally trading sweaters for swimwear, we rounded up some lighter fare from Starbucks. Here are 10 drinks with fewer than 100 calories (when you order a size "tall.")<p>1. <b>Cold Brew</b> …

30 places you should travel to this summer

While some places have been popular with summer travelers for years, others have just recently started to catch attention.<p>We've put together a list of 30 places to visit this summer, making our selections from destinations that won notable awards over the last year, that are seeing an increase in …

Beaches

The 8 worst superhero movies of all time

Audiences love superhero films. With dozens more planned over the next few years, audiences are hungrier than ever to see their favorite comic-book legends on the big screen.<p>But superhero movies aren't guaranteed hits. At their best, comic-book adaptations bring in an already dedicated fanbase and …

Melissa McCarthy's worst movies have something in common: her husband

Melissa McCarthy is a hilarious comedian, and she also seems like a nice, grounded lady, which makes her latest amusement-free movie all the more disappointing. We want to root for the actress, but there's no way around it: "The Boss" is a letdown.<p>The premise had enough promise. McCarthy plays …

Flight Deal of the Day: U.S. to Paris for $435 Round-Trip

Plan your fall travel with this ultra-discount fare from Norwegian.<p>Bear with us, as this deal takes a little bit of effort. But flying round-trip from New York to Paris for less than $500 is a steal, especially when fares usually average out at around $1,000. For late summer and early fall flights …

6 Tips to Improve Your Writing Game (Without a Degree!)

The movie ends, the credits scroll through and finally -- after a captivating two hours, it says "Adapted from the book, <i>The Fault in Our Stars</i> by John Green."<p>"Am I going to watch that say Katie Kiaunis one day?" my dad asks, knowing how badly I want to write a book that really impacts people's …

Writing

U.S. sources: Signs of North Korea mobile ballistic missile launch

<b>(CNN) —</b> U.S. intelligence satellites have spotted signs that North Korea may be preparing for an unprecedented launch of a mobile ballistic missile which could potentially hit portions of the U.S., CNN has learned.<p>Opinion: Impose sanctions on North Korea's enablers<p>Two U.S. officials told CNN that …

North Korea

This Genius Hack Transforms Any Lipstick Into a Matte

What do you do when a lipstick color is just right but the glossy finish doesn't line up with that Demi Lovato-esque velvet texture you had in mind? …