Heather Ward

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The 7 essential Airstream websites

Featured<p>The 7 essential Airstream websites<p>August 4, 2008 ⋅ Post a comment<p>Airstream travel trailers attract attention like no other RV: they’re the …

RVs

VW Might Get Away With Never Fixing its Emissions-Cheating TDIs

But that means Volkswagen will have to buy back every emissions-cheating diesel car it sold in the U.S.<p>Ever since Volkswagen's diesel-emissions cheating was revealed last year, the company has been hard at work developing an acceptable fix for the U.S. market. Federal regulators have rejected all …

California Air Resources Board

The world's 50 greatest cities - according to you

26 beautiful places you should visit before they disappear

Earth is home to some incredibly beautiful destinations.<p>But unfortunately, some of the most stunning natural sites and iconic man-made structures are in danger of disappearing because of climate change and human carelessness.<p>In honor of Earth Day, we found 26 places travelers should visit while …

National Parks

Genius 3-Minute, All-Crispy Hash Browns from Josh Ozersky

In 2011, four years before his untimely death, Josh Ozersky hit reply to one of our early Food52 newsletters. "If you guys need a genius recipe sometime, I have a really great one for hash browns."<p>His voice was clear and compelling, and almost suspiciously confident even in what amounted to a …

The 4 Biggest Mistakes to Avoid When Cooking Chicken Breasts

Avoid these common chicken breast mistakes and pretty soon you'll be the breast around. Err… well, you know.<p>You don't have to lie to us: We know that chicken breasts are in your regular cooking rotation. And why shouldn't they be? They're cheap, cook quickly, and are about as soothingly reliable as …

Easy Breakfast Recipes

Quick and easy breakfast recipes for busy mornings, from creamy scrambled eggs to recipes for the perfect grab-and-go breakfast pastries.

Best American Lagers

The American craft beer boom has led to some of the best and most diverse brews in history, but most of them reside on one side of beer’s family …

Antonin Scalia, longest serving US Supreme Court judge, dies aged 79

Death of conservative justice, who was appointed in 1986 by President Ronald Reagan, during election year will ignite fierce battle over replacement<p>Antonin Scalia, the longest serving judge on the US Supreme Court, died in his sleep on Saturday at the age of 79 during a hunting trip.<p>His body was …

The South Carolina GOP Primary Just Became All About Supreme Court Judges

Hours before the Republican White House hopefuls were set to take the stage, a shout rose up through the conference room where reporters were sitting …

Judge's death sparks battle for US Supreme Court

Control of the US Supreme Court has taken centre stage in the country’s presidential campaign with the death of one of its most conservative judges.<p>Arguments are raging over the nomination of a successor to Justice Antonin Scalia whose sudden death was announced on Saturday. The court normally has …

The 10 most important things in the world right now

Good morning! Here's what you need to know on Friday.<p><b>1. US Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump, responding to Pope Francis' suggesting Trump is "not Christian" because of his positions on immigration,</b> on Thursday said the pope would wish for a President Trump if the Islamic State attacks …

Tim Cook

The glory of Yellowstone national park in winter

For BBC wildlife cameraman John Aitchison, Yellowstone national park, in the Rocky Mountains, is special because of its wolves, bison and natural beauty – even when it’s -20C<p><b>I first went to Yellowstone national park,</b> a huge area of wild country in the Rocky Mountains in Wyoming, in the winter of …

Here are the biggest ways Americans can change their transportation habits to reduce carbon emissions

Michael Sivak and Brandon Schoettle of the Transportation Research Institute at the University of Michigan recently published a paper detailing ways in which every single American can contribute to cutting back on emissions.<p>Unsurprisingly, many of those ways involved the ways in which we get around.<p>…

A family that's been traveling the world for over 3 years shares their 7 best tips to find great, cheap places to stay

In May 2012, Erin and Josh Bender — and their two children, Mia, now 6, and Caius, 5 — packed up their lives in Perth, Australia and hit the road.<p>Today, nearly four years later, they are still traveling nonstop around the world. They document their journey (and how they can afford it) on their …

Jackson Hole

Miami is a billionaire homebuyer's paradise — these are some of its most important luxury condos and mansions

Foreign buyers — many of them anonymous — have poured cash into Miami's real-estate market for years. Think mansions priced at over $20 million, condos pimped out with private rooftop pools, and spec houses with wild extras. Big-name architects like Renzo Piano, Rafael Viñoly, and Zaha Hadid are …

Real Estate

The 20 photographs of the week

The Zika virus in Latin America, protests in Greece, Curiosity on Mars, the earthquake in Taiwan – the best photography in news, culture and sport from around the world this week

10 Surprising Things Every Target Shopper Should Know

Apparently, the "Tarjay" nickname dates all the way back to the '60s.<p>Everyone knows when you're in a rush, you shouldn't go to Target. It's stocked with so many cute accessories, clothes, and home goods that you could get distracted for hours — or worse, end up spending $200 when you only needed a …

Coldplay: only the latest pop stars to misrepresent India as an exotic playground

The legacy of colonial representation in music videos from Major Lazer, Iggy Azalea and now Coldplay extends beyond the cultural appropriation debate<p>Within hours of releasing their new music video Hymn for the Weekend, Coldplay reignited the debate on cultural appropriation that for years has …

Cultural Appropriation

Candidates in GOP debate look to step up, without Trump distraction

The seven Republican presidential candidates who've accepted the invitation to participate in Thursday night's Fox News/Google debate are trying to step into the spotlight Donald Trump vacated when he decided to boycott the Iowa showdown.<p>For the first time, Texas Sen. Ted Cruz will be center-stage …

Sanders to co-sponsor bill repealing gun industry protections he supported

Sen. Bernie Sanders completed his walkback on guns Thursday with a move to co-sponsor a bill that repeals gun industry protections he backed in 2005.<p>Tad Devine, his senior strategist, confirmed that Sanders will sign onto repealing a bill that gives gunmakers and manufacturers unusual immunity from …

First on CNN: Sanders to release medical records Thursday

<b>(CNN) —</b> Sen. Bernie Sanders released a letter from his doctor on Thursday saying he is "in overall very good health."<p>The letter was issued by Senate physician Brian P. Monahan who has treated Sanders for the last 26 years, according to the letter.<p>It is customary for presidential candidates to make …

WHO: Zika virus ‘spreading explosively,’ level of alarm ‘extremely high’

By Ariana Eunjung Cha<p>, Staff writer<p>Lena H. Sun<p>, Reporter<p>South America’s biggest country has seen a rise in cases of a disease triggered by the little-known Zika virus being linked to a spike in birth defects.<p>South America’s biggest country has seen a rise in cases of a disease triggered by the …

Public Health