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Figure skating: Virtue and Moir once again thrive in coach-share environment

HELSINKI (Reuters) - The last time Scott Moir and Tessa Virtue turned up at a major global competition, they poured their hearts out about how being in a coach-share situation with their main ice dance rivals left them feeling rather neglected.<p>Figure Skating - ISU Four Continents Figure Skating …

Seven of New Zealand’s Most Unspoiled Landscapes—And Where to Stay to Take Them In

With its wide-open spaces, dramatic coastlines, and delicious food and wine, far-flung New Zealand is a traveler’s dream. “Easy access to the ocean, mountains, lakes, beaches, streams, water and land activities, and great little cities and communities are just a few of the selling points,” says …

New Zealand

This Scientist Is Trying To Unravel What Sugar Does To The Brain

Most of us have been tempted at one time or another by the lure of sugar. Think of all the cakes and cookies you consume between Thanksgiving and Christmastime!<p>But why are some people unable to resist that second cupcake or slice of pie? That's the question driving the research of Monica Dus, a …

Kristen Stewart forgets her shirt at New York Film Festival premiere

Kristen Stewart debuted a racy new look at the New York Film Festival premiere of "Certain Woman" on Monday.<p>Rocking a newly-cropped platinum blonde 'do, the actress looked incredibly sleek in her dark red two-piece suit and sexed up the look by wearing it without a shirt underneath.<p>Leaving her suit …

Film Festivals

Happy 10th Birthday, Jacob Tremblay! 21 Times He Was Too Cute Meeting Hollywood’s Biggest Stars

Happy birthday, Jacob Tremblay! One of Hollywood’s youngest and brightest breakout stars turns 10 years old today, and luckily the young actor keeps …

'Dancing With the Stars' Has Surprise Engagement & Sad Double Elimination

The first (and, let's hope, only) double elimination of "Dancing With the Stars" Season 23 aired Tuesday, October 4 before the vice presidential debate.<p>Earlier on Tuesday, host <b>Tom Bergeron</b> warned that bad news was coming; he tends to get the results in advance for rehearsals, and sometimes he …

Airline's move to weigh passengers before they board draws complaints from American Samoans

A pair of American Samoan businessmen have filed complaints to the US Transportation Department after they were weighed before boarding a flight from Honolulu – and assigned specific seats to keep the aircraft’s load evenly distributed.<p>Radio New Zealand reports that Hawaiian Airlines – in response …

iPhone 7 review: A whole new phone that looks the same

On the day of its release, not an inch of the Web was void of iPhone 7 reviews. Written within a few short days of use, bound by cramped deadlines and with very limited time to actually experience the product.<p>And while we have no issue with technical specifications and rushed reviews, we wanted to …

IPhone 7

Donald Trump's net worth is down $800m, according to Forbes

The Republican nominee for president is down 35 spots on the Forbes 400 to a four-way tie for 156th place<p>It’s turning out to be an awful week for Donald Trump. The Republican nominee for president is worth some $800m less this year than he was last year, according to the Forbes 400, an annual …

6 extravagant airplane luxuries that will blow your mind

In 1970, Hugh Hefner's Playboy jet was celebrated for its on-board disco and fur-lined circular bed. Since then, the wow factor offered in some airlines has only increased. For example, in Casey Neistat's recent video about a $21,000 first-class Emirates flight from Dubai to New York, the YouTube …

Is this the world's best private jet? The Boeing 787 that's an airborne penthouse apartment

Ordinarily Boeing 787 Dreamliners serve as commercial aircraft that carry between 240 and 335 passengers, but in a world first one of the planes has been transformed into a 40-passenger private jet so spacious and well-equipped that it resembles an airborne penthouse apartment.<p>Developed by Kestrel …

The 21 countries in the world with the best infrastructure

This requires continual investment from businesses and the government in order to remain competitive and to keep an economy running smoothly.<p>The World Economic Forum's Global Competitiveness Survey looks at the financial health and risks of countries around the world.<p>One of the sub-indexes ranks …

Smart Cities

'It gave me superpowers': The men who say sexual abstinence changed their lives

A man who gave up masturbation for 700 days says his abstinence gave him "superpowers".<p>He is one of 200,000 men who have joined the "NoFap" online …

Self Control

10 things in tech you need to know today

<b>1. Google announced a range of new devices at its biggest product launch event of the year.</b> Devices include the Pixel smartphones, a Home speaker, and a virtual reality headset called Daydream View.<p><b>2. Facebook says a "technical issue" caused illegal listings to flood its new Craigslist competitor.</b> …

Silicon Valley

Flight attendants share the 21 things they wish passengers would stop doing

If you have any sympathy for your flight attendants, who, day in and day out, are privy to some of the most extreme human behavior, you'd make an effort to avoid them.<p>The first step is knowing just what you're doing wrong.<p>Luckily for you, we asked flight attendants everywhere to share the annoying …

Free personality test, type descriptions, relationship and career advice

×<p>Members Login<p>Log in<p>Not a member yet? Take our personality test and join in the results screen!<p>“It’s so incredible to finally be understood.”<p>Take our …