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10 outrageous yachts for hire -- if you're filthy rich enough

These yachts cost more to charter for a week than most people earn in a year. Don't worry, there's plenty of room aboard to stow your guilt<p>If all this talk about the Titanic centenery has you hankering for an ocean jaunt, check out these rides.<p>Few things are more indulgent than a private yacht …

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FBI ends search of lake in San Bernardino massacre investigation

Terrorism investigators have completed for now their recovery effort at a lake where officials believe the San Bernardino shooters may have dumped electronics and other evidence.<p>Law enforcement sources said divers found some items Friday during the search of Seccombe Lake, but it's unclear what …

Drinking Milk Is Linked to Parkinson’s Disease: Study

Studies have found a connection between the consumption of dairy products and a higher risk of developing Parkinson disease, the neurodegenerative …

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Checkout this new fashion trend guys and even girls are rocking - Post-Nigeria

A new social media facial craze has taken Instagram by storm and its nothing short of hilarious or absurd or fun depending on who you want to believe.<p>…

Turing cuts hospital price for drug it hiked 5,000%

The pharmaceutical company that increased the price of a drug used by AIDS and cancer patients 5,000%is slashing the price it will charge hospitals.<p>Turing Pharmaceuticals said it will offer hospitals Daraprim at up to 50% off the list price. It said hospitals are the first to use Daraprim to treat …

Pharma

Karla Souza Has a Funny* Joke for You

The How to Get Away with Murder actress takes on sleazy lawyers and the Italian language.<p><b>THE JOKE:</b> A man walks into a lawyer's office and says, "Excuse me, what's your rate?" The lawyer says, "Fifty dollars for three questions." The man is shocked. "Isn't that a little steep?" "Yes," says the …

Airbnb wins a battle in San Francisco but is still facing a war

Airbnb won a crucial battle this week in San Francisco, defeating a hotly contested measure that would have imposed new restrictions on its rapidly growing business helping travelers book rooms or whole homes for short stays.<p>But the seven-year-old online powerhouse, valued at $25 billion, still …

California

New York Hotel Group Releases Study of Airbnb's Impact on the City

Airbnb Inc.’s room-for-rent business model is hurting New York’s hotel industry.<p>While individual hotel chains have been dismissive of the San …

Hospitality

New York real estate is nowhere near a bubble—it’s actually perfectly priced

It will surprise few that the property markets in London and Hong Kong look a bit bubbly. But get this—real estate in New York is “fairly valued,” according to a new report.<p>Economists at UBS crunched the numbers for the world’s major financial centers, building a “global real estate bubble index” …

Real Estate

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The church of 40,000 corpses

Travellers with a taste for the macabre will have a field day at this gruesome chapel, which is ornately decorated with skeleton chandeliers, hipbone chalices and skull bunting.<p>With every corner of the gruesome Sedlec Ossuary ornately decorated with bones from more than 40,000 skeletons, the Czech …

The monster you should never find

The dangers that lurk in cryptid territories may never completely deter die-hard monster hunters, but some creatures are better left as mysteries.<p>Most monster lore is a product of wild imaginations, a little hysteria and a healthy dose of cultural mythology. Although it’s easy to dismiss such …

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Crises beset Juncker's 'last chance' EU Commission one year on

The wily former Luxembourg prime minister vowed when he took the reins of the 28-nation EU's executive arm in November 2014 to be more "political" than his Portuguese predecessor, Jose Manuel Barroso.<p>That meant fewer rules about the shape of cucumbers and other red tape that had given Brussels a …

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