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11 cities around the world where crime is low, hospitals are plentiful, and families can feel safe

Big cities aren't necessarily unsafe.<p>In fact, some of the safest cities in the world are urban hubs that boast low crime rates and high levels of safety.<p>The Economist's 2017 safe cities index, sponsored by NEC, ranked 60 cities based on the factors of personal security, digital security, health …

How to poach an egg in a microwave

While tricky to perfect, a poached egg served on hot toast with a crack of black pepper is a hard thing to beat and arguably the best way to start …

These 16 Psychological Tricks Immediately Make You More Likeable

How to use science to get more friends.<p>It's hard to say exactly why you like someone.<p>Maybe it's their goofy smile; maybe it's their razor-sharp wit; …

10 Things You Should Not Refrigerate

1 of 10<p>Hot Sauce<p>Advertisement<p>2 of 10<p>Potatoes<p>3 of 10<p>Bread<p>Advertisement<p>4 of 10<p>Onions<p>Advertisement<p>5 of 10<p>Batteries<p>Advertisement<p>6 of 10<p>Garlic<p>Advertisement<p>…

Onions

Most hurricanes that hit the US come from the same exact spot in the world

As Hurricane Irma bears down on the East coast, Floridians may be wondering where all the hurricanes come from, and why they all follow a similar course. In fact, Irma, Harvey, and Jose were all born on the other side of the Atlantic, off the coast of Africa, and the Sahara desert may be to</b> …

The One Ingredient You Need to Cook Juicy, Flavorful Chicken Breasts Every Time

When you’re done with a jar of pickles, chances are you’re not saving that leftover juice for your future.<p>But let us tell you…that’s a big mistake. …

A New Cancer Treatment Could Be More Effective Than Chemotherapy

by Karla Lant August 30, 2017 Health & Medicine 39548<p>Caspase Independent Cell Death (CICD)<p>Scientists have discovered a new process to kill cancer …

Cancer

21 Shows Fans Mourning "Game Of Thrones" Will Probably Really Enjoy

It's going to be a loooong wait for season 8.

Our favorite book-to-movie adaptations

The 7 Most Unique Restaurants in the World

Dining out can be fun and all (<i>Ooh</i>, look honey. They have a fish tank!), but we pretty much always know what to expect. That is, until we heard you …

In Photos: 8 Natural Wonders You Can’t Miss in the Philippines

Philippines is quickly becoming a popular exotic destination for many travel lovers – its natural wonders, perfect beaches, and hospitality is what …

Ziplining

Game of Thrones family tree: Who is related to whom?

With all the marriages, affairs and secret children in Game of thrones, it's hard to keep track of who's related to whom. Sansa Stark has been married to both a Lannister and a Bolton, Cersei Lannister has officially had three children with Robert Baratheon (but they're actually the offspring of …

Hong Kong food: 40 dishes we can't live without

<b>(CNN) —</b> Hong Kongers have a passion for Hong Kong food that eclipses their love for politics, shopping, gambling, and even -- gasp -- stocks.<p>The city is home to some of the most food-obsessed people in the world and produces an extraordinary array of food items ranging from the stubbornly …

Hong Kong

What are the seven houses in Game of Thrones and who rules them?

In the world of HBO's Game of Thrones, the continent of Westeros is historically split into several different regions, each of them ruled over by a different family.<p>While the term "The Seven Kingdoms" is used in both the show and in creator George RR Martin's books, at the time the series is set …

Coconut oil: are the health benefits a big fat lie?

It’s the latest ‘superfood’, endorsed by wellness bloggers and celebrities, yet it contains more saturated fat than lard. Is coconut oil really all it’s cracked up to be?<p>It wasn’t that long ago that the closest most Britons got to a coconut was at the fairground or on the inside of a Bounty bar. …

Coconut

How to Fit Two Weeks' Worth of Clothes in a Carry-On and Other Travel Tips

<i>At Bloomberg Pursuits, we love to travel. And we always want to make sure we’re doing it right. So we’re talking to globe-trotters in all of our</i> …

11 travel secrets from a 29-year-old who has visited every country on earth

Where to visit, eat and stay — even if you’re on a budget<p>It took 29-year-old travel blogger Henrik Jeppesen eight years to visit every country on …

South Africa

27 places to visit in Singapore

Here’s a checklist of attractions you don’t want to miss<p>Enjoy nature at its best, delve into local culture, get up close with exotic fauna or indulge …

Outdoors

Brooks Koepka breaks through, a WAG star is born, and an all-time Twitter feud between Rory & Elk

Welcome to another edition of The Grind, where we’re taking some credit for Brooks Koepka’s impressive U.S. Open victory. Just a month before, Brooks witnessed an awe-inspiring shot by yours truly at TPC Sawgrass. Remember?<p>Turns out, it was just the sort of motivation this young star needed to get …

Philippines island paradise 'safe' despite US kidnapping warning, says army

Military officials in the Philippines have moved to reassure holidaymakers that one of the last unspoiled island paradises on earth is safe to visit, despite the US government issuing a warning that terrorist groups are plotting to kidnap foreigners.<p>The US embassy in Manila on Wednesday said it had …

Make your bunker shots dance like Rickie Fowler

Speed and loft make for good sand work<p>Everybody is waiting for Rickie Fowler to have his major championship moment. Maybe his bunker shot on the par-5 second hole is the precursor.<p>Fowler reached the greenside bunker in two, then jarred it from the sand for eagle to get into red numbers for the …

The 22 best apps for business travellers

Google Maps<p><i>iTunes</i><p>Avoid getting lost en route to a meeting and find your way with Google Maps. Enter the destination before you leave Internet …

Apps

This simple travel hack makes packing for a trip a lot easier

<i>The</i> <i>Insider Picks</i> <i>team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships, so we get a share of the revenue from your purchase.</i><p>Business Insider A dopp kits are a key part of any man's travel plan.<p>It holds all the toiletries and grooming supplies a guy needs to look …

This Scientific Breakthrough Could Cure Jet Lag Forever

The longest flights in the world are just getting longer. Emirates’ latest route from Dubai to Auckland clocks in at a startling 16.5 hours flying …

Best of 2016: From “The Crown” to “Superstore,” here are the 15 best series of the year

<b>"Game of Thrones," "The Crown," "Insecure" (HBO/Netflix)</b><p>The Platinum Age of TV is producing lots of high-quality TV series. Here’s our list of some of 2016’s finest<p>Melanie McFarland<p>December 31, 2016 8:30pm (UTC)<p>In a piece that ran earlier this week, I covered the reasons we loved watching TV in …

The Passport foldable drone makes for a fun travel companion

My first drone flight experience was with the DJI Phantom 2 Vision, and as much as I appreciated its advanced capabilities at the time, I longed for something more compact -- a device so small that I wouldn't need to carry a separate bag or case for it, preferably without sacrificing performance. …

How to make people like you in 4 seconds or less

Are you hireable? Or dateable? How about friendable?<p>And while it's technically possible to reverse a bad first impression, it's not easy. So you'll want to put your best face forward.<p>To help you out on that front, we checked out "How to Make People Like You in 90 Seconds or Less" by speaker and …

Britain's best Christmas markets

It may be five weeks until Christmas, but Britain's festive markets have already started opening their doors. Here are some of the best options for mulled wine, traditional wooden toys, ice rinks and much more.<p>Bath<p>November 23 to December 10<p>This is a bumper market with over 200 stalls lining the …