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Listen: Paranoid drug traffickers smuggling marijuana while stoned call 911 on themselves

Two paranoid drug smugglers high on cannabis wrongly believed they were being chased by the police so called 911 on themselves<p>A pair of paranoid drug smugglers got so high when smuggling marijuana they called 911 to report themselves.<p>Leland Ayala-Doliente, 22, and Holland Sward, 23, were travelling …

Heartbreaking pictures show mother kangaroo reaching for joey one last time before dying in male companion's arms

A mother kangaroo has been captured reaching out to cuddle her joey one last time before she died.<p>The photographer, Evan Switzer, captured the moment on a bushland property in River Heads, Queensland, Australia.<p>He noticed what was going on while he was on a walk on the property on Monday …

Kangaroo

Assad supporters taunt starving Syrians in Madaya with pictures of food

Social media users troll residents of a town surviving on little more than a diet of boiled leaves and waiting desperately for aid<p>After years of war, barrel bombs and chemical weapons, supporters of Bashar al-Assad have still managed to find a new low.<p>Fans of the Syrian leader are using social …

I spent two years traveling the world, and it completely changed my life

In August 2009 I took a one-way flight to Prague, the capital of the Czech Republic, with the intention of learning how to teach English, getting a job, and tramping around Europe.<p>Little did I know that that decision would push me to East Asian megacities, the tallest mountains in the world, and …

Travel Photography

This year's new hotel openings - 2016 - Telegraph

20 Amazing Under-the-Radar Albums of 2015

Keep on enjoying Adele's album, but here are 20 lesser-known masterworks that you might not have heard about during the last 12 months.<p>I listened to …

Mainstream Media

New Anti-Aging Drug Could Extend Human Life Span to 120 Years

<i>By Max Berlinger for DETAILS</i>.<p><i>(photo: Getty Images)</i><p>Do you ever think that it's kinda crazy that we can order pizza from our cellphones and yet no one can figure out how to stop (or at least slow) the inevitable march towards death? Well, you're not alone.<p>Science has been trying to figure out this …

Anti-aging

Science Has Discovered the Secret to Exceptional Charisma

A new study reveals the unexpected trait that all highly charismatic people share.<p>If you're looking to be more charismatic, the internet has lots of suggestions to offer. You should make more eye contact, suggests one post. Just declutter your mind, advises another expert. These common sense …

Charisma

I took an 18-hour bus ride from New York City to Atlanta for $40, and I liked it better than flying

The term "Chinatown bus" refers to any of the many bus companies that run out of tiny storefronts in New York's Chinatown to and from destinations around the US.<p>These intercity buses provide a phenomenally cheap alternative to air travel. The Chinatown buses also have much cheaper fares than …

Transportation

Johnny Depp Tops List of Hollywood's Most Overpaid Actors

Johnny Depp has ascended from No. 2 to the top spot of a rather ignominious list. The <i>Mortdecai</i> and <i>Transcendence</i> star is the most overpaid actor in …

Film Industry

British Muslim family stopped from boarding flight to Disneyland

A British Muslim family was halted from travelling to Disneyland on a Los Angeles-bound flight from Gatwick Airport after U.S. authorities blocked …

20 destinations you must visit in 2016

1. Park City, Utah<p>Park City has always provided an excellent base for exploring Utah’s best ski areas and enjoying the epic quantities of light, fluffy powder snow for which the state is renowned.<p>This season the resort town, chock full of lively bars and restaurants, becomes an even better hub for …

The 10 Hottest Global Travel Destinations To Visit in 2016

Take note from Virtuoso's 2016 Luxe Travel Report before planning all your 2016 getaways.<p>While it's probably considered more productive to work on your New Year's resolutions, it's definitely more fun to map out your 2016 vacation plans instead. For those of us looking to add to our Passport stamps …

The 10 best hotels for 2016

England

The world's best (and worst) new buildings of 2015

Skyscrapers

The creepiest classic of all: What should we do about 'Baby, It's Cold Outside?'

You're waltzing through Macy's, or shuffling playlists on Spotify, maybe sipping an overpriced holiday drink, or ice skating with your kids, and you hear it:<p>"I really can't stay ..."<p>The piano notes, the crooning voice - it's unmistakably "Baby, It's Cold Outside." And how does that make you …