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Go Baby Go: Eleanor Mustang seeks big bucks at auction

From the 2000 remake of Gone in 60 Seconds.<p><i>Gone in 60 Seconds</i> was one of those movies where the most memorable on-screen personality was a car, for better or worse. Of course, that was Eleanor, the Steve Sanford-designed 1967 Ford Mustang, heavily modified, that is Nicholas Cage's white whale in …

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Australia's Kakadu National Park Looks Like A Real-Life Wonderland

As winter is approaching here in the United States, we're looking for a warmer hideaway before the first snowfall.<p>A likely choice? Australia, where it's currently warm <i>and</i> a lovely time to visit Kakadu National Park. To be fair, monsoon season is sort of around the corner, but there are still a few …

The Rainbow Shot Will Absolutely Blow Your Mind. Here's How To Make It.

Believe it or not, the rainbow shot isn’t made with snake oil and unicorn tears.<p>It’s a vodka drink -- and not a very strong one, at that -- made by layering grenadine, sweet and sour mix, orange juice, vodka and blue curacao in a cocktail shaker. Each liquid has a different density, so if done …

See More This Winter: Travel to Europe & $ave!

Source: <i>©Tourismus Salzburg GmbH</i><p>The Euro at its lowest value against the US Dollar since July 2012 - currently exchanging at $1.26 - and hotel rates in many of Europe's most popular cities are lower in winter, which means that it's time to seriously consider taking a trip across the Atlantic.<p>To give …

Paradise Found: Indian Ocean Escapes

The Indian Ocean is an azure-blue expanse strewn with startlingly beautiful islands that live up to all the clichés of swaying palm trees and white-sand beaches -- but let's assume you already know that. Why else should you fly off to these exotic shores? From wildlife to culture, there is more to …

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US-led air strikes on Syria have killed more than 500 Isis and al-Nusra fighters

US-led air strikes on Syria have killed more than 500 people, mainly Islamist militants, since they began last month, activists said as fighting continued in the border town of Kobani.<p>The Britain-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights, which relies on a network of activists on the ground, said …

Wow, Smash Bros. for Wii U really is different from the 3DS version

We finally have a better idea of how Super Smash Bros. for Wii U will stand out from its portable sibling.<p>Nintendo revealed new details on the Wii U version of its popular cross-over fighting game series today during a Nintendo Direct stream. It confirmed the existence of the rumored board game …

Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas achievements point to Xbox 360 re-release

A new set of achievements for Rockstar Games' <i>Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas</i> may point to a re-release of that game on Xbox 360, according to an update from website Xbox Achievements.<p>According to the listing, the Xbox 360 version of <i>San Andreas</i> will come with 33 achievements tied to in-game activities …

NFLPA could vote Friday on new drug policy

The NFL Players Association said its 32 player representatives could vote on a new drug policy Friday, union spokesman George Atallah said via Twitter Thursday evening.<p>"NFLPA Player Representatives have been asked to set aside time tomorrow to review and potentially vote on new drug policies," …