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10 Of The World's Most Impressive Bars

A martini tastes so much better when sipped while overlooking a glittering city skyline or an infinite ocean. Pair panoramic views with stylish …

Weekend Box Office: ‘Black Panther’ Pulls Off A Nearly Unheard Of Feat In The Blockbuster Era

With $606 million domestic in the bank, <i>Black Panther</i> has already broken a ton of box-office records. It’s the seventh biggest film in America of all time, and it has a very decent shot at ending its run as the third or fourth biggest film of all time in the United States. It’s poised to pass</i> …

9 tasty places to eat and drink in New Orleans: March 7-13 | NOLA.com

<i>Here are picks from NOLA.com | The Times-Picayune's food team for eating and drinking events in the weeks ahead.</i><p><b>THURSDAY (March 8)</b><p><b>Bourbon Fest</b> — The …

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7 Sandwich Secrets We’re Stealing from Chefs (Thanks, Chefs)

Chefs share their X-factors for making your at-home sandwich So. Much. Better.<p>The perfection of some sandwiches lies in their simplicity (say, a ham and cheese with nothing but the highest quality ham, cheese, and don’t forget the butter). Others, however, benefit from a little something extra—a …

Cooking

Will 'Black Panther' Spark the Cultural Healing of African Descendants’ Wounds?

Ryan Coogler’s ground-breaking “Black Panther” movie offers Africans and their US-based descendants, commonly referred to as African-Americans, a …

Sting is working on a reggae album with Shaggy

Ian Nelson, who stars in producer Trudie Styler’s film “Freak Show,” lived with her and her husband, Sting, to prepare for the role.<p>“I was in …

Reggae

Tiffany Haddish's 17 Minute Awards Acceptance Speech Has Gone Viral

Televised awards shows have a habit of shooing winners off the stage after the minute mark, but if you're the New York Film Critics Circle, and you're honoring Tiffany Haddish, a standup at the top of her game, <i>and</i> you don't have to worry about ad breaks and a TV audience, why not let her give a …

Tiffany Haddish

Spice up your life .. As pensioner beats 'incurable' cancer with turmeric, these flavours could boost your health

Dieneke Ferguson beat blood cancer after turning curcumin, found in the spice, and there are lots of others that can help improve your health.<p>When …

Food

Weekend in Bangkok | 48 Hours in Bangkok

97 Shares<p><b>I think of Hemingway’s words when I visit Bangkok, “the story was writing itself and I was having a hard time keeping up with it.” I will</b> …

Asia Travel

Why We’re Sipping On This Apartment Bartender’s Cocktails

If Elliott Clark were to describe his ideal woman in cocktail terms, he'd tell you he likes them classic with a twist. Maybe an old-fashioned with …

Entrepreneurship

12 Financial Goals For Each Month Of 2018

Implementing new financial practices at the beginning of the year is a great idea in theory. In practice, trying to overhaul your finances all at once might be too much. You don’t want to attack your finances with vigor on January 1 and then wear yourself out by January 10. Instead, you want to …

Personal Finance

Two More Men Arrested In Louisiana Christmas Eve Beating Of Two Black Teenage Boys

<i>Photo Credit: Getty Images</i><p>Two more men have reportedly been arrested in the beating of two teenage boys at a Louisiana Christmas Eve bonfire. Grady …

Flight just took off in 2018 but will land in 2017

Time is an illusion, people.<p>Thanks to an unexpected 10 minute delay, a flight has taken off in 2018 – and will land in 2017.<p>The Hawaiian Airlines …

How to Wear Duck Boots and Still Look Stylish

When a snow storm hits there’s no excuse to under dress. Yes, snow boots, and especially duck boots with their rubber bottoms and leather tops, make …

Clothing

The truth about what pilots, air traffic controllers and flight attendants earn

Which is the highest paid job in air travel? Telegraph Travel spoke to pilots, flight attendants and baggage handlers to find out.<p>Air traffic controller - £91,000<p>Many of us would assume airline pilot is the most lucrative career in travel, but according to the website Career Cast, air traffic …

Employment

The Documentary 'The Rape Of Recy Taylor' Shines A Light On A Hidden Hero Of The Civil Rights Movement

On Dec. 8, Nancy Buirsky's documentary <i>The Rape of Recy Taylor</i> hit theaters, and finally, an incredible but largely forgotten Black woman is getting …

If you truly knew what the N-word meant to our ancestors, you’d NEVER use it

It was used and still can be used to make us hate ourselves<p>A few years ago, I read slave narratives to explore the lives of black agricultural …

Jay-Z Discusses Rap, Marriage and Being a Black Man in Trump’s America

The music mogul talks with The New York Times’s executive editor at the close of an eventful year.

Jay Z

Alyssa Milano Tears Into Matt Damon For Mansplaining Sexual Harassment

Alyssa Milano slammed Matt Damon after the <i>Bourne</i> actor attempted to mansplain sexual harassment during an appearance on <i>ABC News’</i> <i>Popcorn with …

How Bourbon Street happened | NOLA.com

Maxime's was the brainchild of French immigrant Arnaud Cazenave, who in 1918 opened a Bienville Street restaurant named after himself. Arnaud's is …

Are High Heels Headed for a Tumble?

One Saturday evening this spring Florie Hutchinson, an arts publicist and a mother of three daughters, was nursing her youngest, Beatrice, at home and texting with a friend in Europe. She was exhausted after a day spent running errands in her hometown, Palo Alto, Calif., where she’d encountered …

High Heels

Rihanna Reveals New Hair Color and Length

It looks like Rihanna, aka the word's ultimate beauty chameleon, is starting the whole "new year, new you" thing a few weeks early.<p>The Fenty Beauty mogul revealed a new hairstyle on her Instagram story on Tuesday night. "New hurr who dis" she captioned the shot of herself rocking waist-length …

Hair Color

Tupac Murder Weapon Should Be in L.A. ... Det. Says Vegas Rejected It

The handgun cops say was used to kill <b>Tupac Shakur</b> -- which mysteriously disappeared 11 years ago -- should be in the hands of the L.A. Sheriff's …

15 Reasons We're Bringing Our Love Of Suits Into The New Year

Suiting reigned supreme this fall. Whether it was a belated revival of our favorite style icon, Hilary Clinton's perennial pantsuits, or Instagram …

Louisiana's state-backed property insurer turns more policies over to private market | NOLA.com

Louisiana's state-run property insurance company of last resort is planning to shed another 10,000 policies.<p>Insurance Commissioner Jim Donelon …

Where to Buy the Coolest Affordable Clothes

<i>Welcome to our</i> New Website <i>series, where twice a month we’ll feature an e-retailer that we love and know our readers will too. Whether it’s an old but</i> …

The Only Holiday Sales You Need to Shop

With Christmas and New Year's quickly coming up, retailers are offering up their most significant price reductions of the year, which is especially …

Rita Ora feels connected to the acceptance-themed Open Mic Project

2017 has been quite a busy year for singer-songwriter Rita Ora. From starring in "Fifty Shades Darker," to hosting ABC's "Boy Band" and the MTV EMAs, to doing charitable work with UNICEF and to partnering with brands like Rimmel cosmetics, and most recently ABSOLUT Vodka, Ora has proven she's a …

Rita Ora

Jemele Hill Calls Out Stacey Dash For Starring In A Black Movie After Distancing Herself From Black Culture

<i>Photo Credit: Getty Images</i><p>Sportscaster Jemele Hill finds it funny how Stacey Dash can now be apart of an upcoming black film but when it came to …