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We checked out what could be the basis for the Apple Car — the BMW i3

Subsequent reporting suggested that the i3's role in "Project Titan" had been put on hold.<p>We were intrigued, however, so when BMW let us borrow an i3 for a weekend the past August, we jumped at the chance.<p>What would it be like to drive what could be a glimpse into Apple's automaking future?<p>As it …

El Chapo escape cost 'high amount of money'

Joaquin 'El Chapo' Guzmán. The Telegraph<p>The Mexican attorney general released more details from the government's investigation of Sinaloa drug lord Joaquín "El Chapo" Guzmán's high-profile prison escape in July, though she refrained from divulging specifics.<p>"The exact amount of how much [El Chapo] …

Mexico

Saudi Arabia election features female candidates and voters for the first time

On a recent night in the Saudi capital, municipal council candidate Amal Badredin Alsnari wooed potential voters with heaping plates of hors d'oeuvres and a pledge to bring more public services to neighborhoods in need.<p>Looking glamorous in a black head scarf and red pantsuit, Alsnari spoke …

Saudi Arabia

Outcry as Filipino presidential nominee admits killings

The front-runner for the presidential race in the Philippines has admitted on national radio that he killed at least three men suspected of kidnapping and rape in his city, drawing condemnation from international rights groups who warned against an escalating "culture of impunity" in the …

Asia

Four Glam Gift Ideas for the Beauty Buff in Your Life

Welcome to Racked LA's 2015 Holiday Gift Guide! Now through December 18th, we're highlighting specific gift ideas for the very specific giftees on your holiday shopping list. Bonus: all items are available at LA's coolest stores right, this second.<p>We all have at least one of those ladies in our …

6 Hotels That Give You Great Club Access

Sometimes you just want to dance. And sometimes you just want an epic night out without, well, actually having to go out. These hotels make it easy to enjoy a top notch clubbing experience without venturing far from the comfort of your guest room. Because who needs cabs anyway?<p><b>1. The Cromwell</b><p>Las …

Five Excellent Reasons You Don’t Need Pappy Van Winkle

<i>This article was originally published October 23, 2014.</i><p>It happens like this: Mid-October rolls around, fall Pappy Van Winkle allotments are distributed nationwide, and Wall Street hooligans, hedge fund playboys, tech-star cowboys, and booze scenesters hound liquor purveyors by the thousands asking …

Canadian, World, Politics and Business News & Analysis

2015 Tours of a Lifetime

Travel Photography

21 Fierce Plus-Size Swimsuits to Rock Poolside

You might not be headed for the coast this spring, but with summer just around the corner, there’s no better time to start scoping out some fabulous swimwear. So grab your beach towel, these 21 suits will have you ready to hit the beach in style on opening day at your favorite seaside escape or …

Peter Copping on His First Bridal Collection for Oscar de la Renta

“It’s her prerogative to be the center of attention,” says newly appointed Oscar de la Renta designer <b>Peter Copping</b> of the modern bride’s mentality. (As if she needed any encouragement!)<p>Copping stayed true to the house’s elegant and feminine codes for his first bridal show, while incorporating …

Star Wars: The Force Awakens Gave Disney A $2 Billion Stock Boost

The Force is strong with this one.<p>The new <i>Star Wars</i> trailer is making both fans and Disney very happy, but for very different reasons. The buzz around the new trailer—and excitement for <i>Star Wars: The Force Awakens</i>—has already given Disney’s stock a $2 billion boost, according to <i>CBS MoneyWatch</i> .<p>The …

Star Wars

Here is why the comics world is fighting over a 'Batgirl' cover

On Tuesday, DC Entertainment announced that it would be pulling a variant cover for this June’s <i>Batgirl #41</i>. The cover—which features a terrorized …

H&M

Egérie de la nouvelle collection H&M Conscious, Olivia Wilde livre depuis son enfance un combat engagé en faveur du développement durable. L'occasion …

Mode

Portugal's Coveted Golden Visa Program Under Scrutiny After Corruption Claims

Portugal plans to tighten controls over residence permits issued to non-European property investors after an investigation into the country’s …

Here's Your First Look at Vivienne Westwood's New Collection For Opening Ceremony - PAPER

Opening Ceremony just announced another one of their gonzo collaborations, this time with Vivienne Westwood. The brand and boutique has teamed up with the legendary British designer to recreate some of her archival designs from the '70s and '80s in a unisex capsule collection called "Worlds End," …

Vivienne Westwood

Take A Tour Of The World's First Virgin Hotel, Which Just Opened In Chicago

The first hotel by Richard Branson's Virgin Group is officially open for business in Chicago.<p>It's the first in what the company plans to be a chain of hotels, with a second expected to open in Nashville in the summer of 2016 and a third in New York City by the fall of 2017.<p>"It's been a long held …

How and Where to Donate and Recycle Old Bras, Lingerie, and Swimsuits

Something frustrating happened to me last weekend, and I want to share. I had my husband take a huge load of stuff to Goodwill to donate and in one of the bags I'd tucked a bra that didn't fit me anymore but I'd never worn. Surely someone would see it was in good condition and, if not sell it, …

8 Ways to Sleep Around

A traveler’s field guide to the wild new world of lodging<p><i>From the February/March 2015 issue of</i> National Geographic Traveler<p>Fall asleep swaying in the breeze in a hand-hewn wooden orb suspended in the coastal rain forest of Vancouver Island. Kick back in a sunny, art-filled SoHo flat stocked with …

Hospitality

2015, make it a year of solutions

We spent 2014 talking over and over again about some big problems, like policing practices, sexual violence and climate change. What if we spend 2015 talking about effective solutions?<p><b>Racial bias in policing</b><p>There's overwhelming data that black men are more likely to suffer racial profiling and …

Stunning Underwater Shipwreck Portraits Taken Off the Shores of Bali

Montreal-based photographer Benjamin Von Wong, who wowed us with his shockingly creative photos of a man on fire, is no stranger to epic concepts and photo shoots. His most recent adventure may have been one of his most ambitious yet: a large-scale shoot involving two models, seven divers, and an …

Scuba Diving

21 Photos That Will Make You Want To Visit Cuba

These changes will make it easier for Americans to travel to Cuba, and that's great news for Americans, because Cuba is full of gorgeous beaches, historic architecture, and incredible natural landscapes teeming with wildlife.

Japan by Bullet Train

I wanted to cross the country in one day. You can do that now, thanks to the incredibly fast bullet trains that connect Japan’s major cities.<p>The bullet, or Shinkansen, train looks futuristic but celebrates its 50th birthday this year.<p>Since 2011, it has linked the northernmost city of Aomori, on the …

8 Easy Beauty DIYs That Actually Work

And many of them only require a trip to your pantry.

15 colorful landscape photos from around the world | CNN Travel

Fall beauty: The best makeup for dry skin

Fall beauty: The best makeup for dry skin<p>HIDE CAPTION<p>SHOW CAPTION<p>Whether your skin gets dry in the fall and winter, or you just have naturally dry …