Justine Ong

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Grenada, The Caribbean's Prettiest Place

It isn't warming up anytime soon, which means we’re still in need of a mid-winter Caribbean vacation to keep us sane. Barbados, Barbuda, the Bahamas -- there are too many beautiful places to choose from!<p>So why not pick a wild card and head to Grenada?<p>Grenada is an island country in the Caribbean …

Grenada

Alexander McQueen: into the light

Alexander McQueen was defined by his dark, even menacing vision. Five years after his suicide, Jess Cartner-Morley discovers that behind his apparent nihilism was a passion for life<p>The night before Alexander McQueen’s Plato’s Atlantis collection was to be staged in Paris, on 6 October 2009, Sam …

London Fashion Week

5 Magazines For Book Lovers

Jenn de la Vega / February 4, 2015<p>Dearest Book Lover,<p>Isn’t it great to curl up with a good tome? These harsh winter months can be a great time to …

Grandmother Lives On Cruise Ship For $164,000 A Year, Sails Through Golden Years Beautifully

An 86-year-old grandmother is living the good life on the high seas.<p>Florida widow Lee Wachtstetter has lived the last seven years on the luxury cruise ship Crystal Serenity, shelling out $164,000 annually for her state room and all the perks, the Asbury Park Press reported.<p>Wachtstetter and her …

Cruise Ships

'60 Minutes' Just Called Obamacare A Disaster. Here's What They Didn't Tell You.

<i>60 Minutes</i> on Sunday ran an eye-raising exposé of the health law’s many shortcomings — or as correspondent Lesley Stahl called the segment, “What Obamacare Doesn’t Do.”<p>Unfortunately, when it came to telling a complete story about the Affordable Care Act, there was a lot that <i>60 Minutes</i> itself didn’t …

Health Care

How Terror Loses and Humanity Wins

Years ago I told myself not to worry about a devil... that it's all in my mind. Then I realized that's the worst place it could possibly be.<p>I don't think there's an external devil stalking the planet for men's souls, but I do believe there's a point of consciousness in all of us -- whether we call …

Top Surf Life Saving award for Piha Mass Rescue

Media Release<br>25 September 2006<br>For Immediate Use<p>Climatech Regional Lifeguards take out New Zealand’s top Surf Life Saving award for Piha Mass Rescue<p>On …

U.S. Wealth Gap Hits Record High

Never in the 30 years since the the Federal Reserve first starting collecting wealth data has the divide between the rich and everyone else been so large, according to a new analysis by the Pew Research Center.<p>The wealth gap in the U.S. last year was the biggest since at least 1983, according to …

CIA Misled Media To Shape Coverage Of Torture, Senate Report Finds

NEW YORK -- The CIA provided "inaccurate" information to journalists in effort to shape coverage of its detention and interrogation program, according to the Senate Intelligence Committee’s bombshell torture report.<p>The report, of which a 500-page summary was made public Tuesday, included graphic …

See 25 Incredible Images of Earth From Space

Alberta, Canada, Oct. 10, 2014.<br>DigitalGlobe<p>1 of 25<p>There's something to be said for being on the ground when news plays out, but sometimes it's the …

Space

Kourtney and Khloe FINALLY Take The Hamptons

Something wonderful happened on Sunday night’s episode of “Kourtney and Khloe Take The Hamptons.” Kourtney and Khloe actually took the Hamptons! It was glorious. There were sailboats, ticks and scenic walks. Kourtney and Khloe went shopping at a little organic market. It was so cute and quaint, I'm …

Vernazza Is The Most Stunning Cliff Town We've Ever Seen

Craving a getaway to a cliffside village of fresh pasta, ocean breezes and all-around perfect enchantment?<p>Welcome to Vernazza.<p>This Italian cliff town has been proclaimed the "loveliest" of the Cinque Terre, those five seaside towns on the northwestern Italian coast that are famous with hikers, who …

42% believe iPhone 6 won't be available this Christmas, survey says

Many people fear that as they do their holiday shopping, they won't be able to get an iPhone 6. This reminds some of the great 1983 Cabbage Patch Kids disaster.<p>I went to an AT&T store recently to upgrade to an iPhone 6.<p>The very nice rep listened to my request, fell to the floor and rolled around …

Mobile Technology

Exclusive First Look At Sir Richard Branson's Exotic Moskito Island (Updated)

UPDATED (9/11/17)- Prayers go out to Sir Richard Branson, his workers and many animals all affected by the massive Hurricane Irma. Branson’s Moskito island was completely destroyed this week as the category 5 hurricane passed directly over the island. The following are my memories of the beautiful …