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The South’s Best Tiny Towns

The smaller the town, the bigger the charm.<p>The Ryman Auditorium sees bigger crowds than these picturesque villages. These tiny towns are worth more …

Lennar is buying a smaller rival for $9.3 billion to create America's largest homebuilder

Oct 30 (Reuters) - Lennar Corp said on Monday it would buy smaller rival CalAtlantic Group Inc in a stock-and-cash deal valued at about $9.3 billion, including debt, to create the largest homebuilder in the United States.<p>CalAtlantic's shares were up 8.8 percent at $44 in premarket trading, while …

This Santorini hotel has rooms with SECRET TUNNELS leading to hidden infinity pools - and the views are incredible

With its iconic blue domed churches, pristine white buildings, picture-perfect views and glorious sunshine, we didn't think we needed more proof that …

Luxury Lifestyle

Hang On to Your 401(K) Are You Ready for Roth-ification?

<b>Transcript</b><b>:</b><p>So if you're one of the 132 million workers who contribute to a 401k plan, or something similar, a group of Republicans in the house want …

Coal-country ghost town preserved for tourists

THURMOND, W.Va. — Traffic didn’t stall when a long freight train ran through downtown at 5:43 p.m. on a recent weekday. There were no motorists or pedestrians to watch the clattering convoy whip past the bank and mercantile store, and the crows and pigeons had taken wing for the high ground behind …

National Parks

8 stocks that could cash in on Trump's tax overhaul

Wall Street is fired up about President Trump's push to overhaul the corporate tax system.<p>The relentless rally in the stock market has been powered by strong economic growth, low interest rates and hopes that tax cuts will turbocharge Corporate America's already healthy bottom line.<p>But some stocks …

These Are The World's Safest Cities In 2017

Though Tokyo has been leveled by rampaging monsters from Godzilla to Mothra in more than 20 movies, the reality of life in the Japanese capital is a …

Basic Economy Is a Success for Airlines, Even If Travelers Don't Buy the Tickets

Airlines are unlikely to get rid of basic economy fares any time soon. And they don’t even care if nobody buys the no-frills tickets.<p>Basic economy is …

The Scott's Cheap Flights Guy Just Revealed the Best Travel Hack

Airlines have been having a bit of a rough time this year. Between United quite literally pulling a passenger off the plane to JetBlue ejecting an …

This Map Takes the Guess Work Out of Deciding When to Travel

Deciding when during the year to book a bucket list getaway generally comes down to settling on a date that both jibes with when you can take time …

These are the happiest cities in the US

When it comes to feeling happy, your home state may be key to your state of mind.<p>Next to genetics, geography is the biggest determinant of bliss, says Dan Buettner, author of the new National Geographic book, "The Blue Zones of Happiness" and the accompanying November cover story of National …

This Cruise Aimed At Millennials Is Like Sleepaway Camp For Adults

Last week, I heard a lot of people say, “Wow! I never thought cruises were for me…” I have to admit, I was one of them. I used to sail the oceans on my own, and the idea of going on a cruise where I wasn’t charting the course was always a bit off-putting. I’m a solo sorta traveler. I like walking …

Netflix Is About to Do to Hollywood What It Did to Television

Netflix Inc. (NFLX) is planing to release 80 films in 2018, a staggering number compared with the output of Hollywood's major studios. If attained, …

End of an era for the Boeing 747, the Queen of the Skies

The Queen of the Skies is in the final days of her reign.<p>For decades, the Boeing 747 ruled over the airline industry, a workhorse with a royal …

Things to Do in Wicker Park and Bucktown, Chicago

Booming since the early aughts, the dual hotspots prove they’re only just heating up.<p>Like the twins of astrological sign Gemini, Bucktown and Wicker Park are practically inseparable—the districts bleed into each other so seamlessly, it’s hard to know where one ends and the other begins. But to call …

Craft Brewers Hoping To Crowdfund $213B To Buy Anheuser-Busch InBev

With Anheuser-Busch InBev, MillerCoors, Sapporo, and other beer behemoths snapping up craft brewers left and right, the Craft Brewers Association is …

This $25 million Miami mansion is owned by a Bacardi heiress

CNBC's "Secret Lives of the Super Rich" takes you inside the mega-home that includes a crystal-tiled steam room and a bulletproof hideout.

Amazon can ship you a new house, and it’ll only cost you about $40K

Need a new house? Why not log in to Amazon and click a few buttons? Before you know it, you could be the owner of this 320-square foot pre-fabricated …

The Safest Cities in the World

The Economist just released their 2017 study on the world's most secure cities, which they graded on four criteria—digital security, health, infrastructure, and personal safety—and scored on an index out of 100. If you're a cautious traveler (or looking for a new home), consider heading to Asia, …

World's largest cruise ship to feature seven different 'neighborhoods'

If you combined a massive theme park with a cruise liner bigger than Titanic, this would be it.<p>Earlier this week, Royal Caribbean International announced further details for their grandest vessel yet, dubbed Symphony of the Seas. Set to break records as the world’s largest cruise ship by gross …

United's New Dense Configuration Boeing 737 Seat Map Leaked

America Airlines is going to offer the densest coach configuration that a major US legacy carrier has ever flown with their new Boeing 737 MAX. …

737 MAX

Danish police says submarine inventor won't talk anymore

COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) — Danish submarine inventor Peter Madsen, suspected in the death of a Swedish journalist whose torso, decapitated head, legs …

The 10 best cities for a weekend break

These 11 Cities Are Infamous for Their Mob History

There's just something about mob lore that captivates our collective consciousness: the "Godfather" movies were so popular that Francis Ford Coppola …

Disney World's Top Rival Shrinks to Grow

Terminator 2: 3-D closes at Universal Studios Florida today, setting the stage for a major confrontation with Mickey Mouse in 2019.<p><b>Comcast</b>'s …

Get $39 Flights in Southwest's Flash Sale

It's only been a week since the last one, but Southwest has launched another flash sale with $39 tickets. It might be a short turnaround, but cheap …

Flying

This Is How Much It Cost to Go to Disney World the Year You Were Born

There's no more time-honored form of nostalgia than telling youngsters what things cost when you were a kid. The stories are universally embellished …

Vast Exercise Demonstrated Russia’s Growing Military Prowess

WASHINGTON — A recent major exercise by the Russian military revealed significant strides in its ability to conduct the sort of complex, large-scale operations, using drones and other new technology, that would be part of any all-out war with the United States in Europe, according to American and …

These 18 Easy Tips Can Save You a Fortune on Your Next Trip

Traveling the world doesn't have to mean spending a fortune.<p>Planning a vacation can often feel like a tremendously expensive endeavor – but travelers …

Spain loses 20% of its economy if Catalonia splits

Would going it alone work for Catalonia?<p>The Spanish region held a controversial independence referendum on Sunday with major economic implications for the country -- and Europe.<p>Spain's central government fiercely opposed the referendum, and riot police raided polling stations. Regional officials …

Europe