The Volkswagen Golf has long been a staple of economical travel. Over the years, the Golf family has grown to include a number of different variants, and barring some slight adjustments, the whole family
And you thought 280-character tweets were bad. Over the weekend, two German men (who presumably were unfamiliar with the saying that brevity is the soul of wit) figured how to trick Twitter into letting
A man and a woman flew into some trouble Sunday night after they were reportedly caught engaging in a sexual act on a Delta flight from Los Angeles to Detroit. The man, 28, and woman, 48, were not named,
ACCRA, Ghana — After finishing high school a decade ago, Daniel Awaitey enrolled in computer courses, dropped out to work in a hotel, then settled into a well-paying job in the booming oil sector here.
Everything we do burns calories. But have you ever wondered how your running habits compare to your friend's cycling sessions? Or how your weekend kayaking trip stacked up to a morning swim? Calorie-counting
Why one region of the US will survive climate change better than any other, according to urban planners
Somewhere that's warm but not too warm, free from hurricanes and flood-causing downpours, and close to a body of water yet far enough to avoid the threat of sea-level rise. Which places does that leave?
Americans should apply for or renew their passports before January because processing times are shortest between September and December. That's the word from the U.S. State Department, which each year
The computers were wrong. There’s still hope for Planet Earth. That’s the conclusion of some of the world’s leading geoscientists, who conducted a study that found global warming is occurring more slowly
CVS is upping its commitment to making schools tobacco-free. CVS's charitable foundation said it will issues grants to 126 colleges and universities to help them ban smoking on campus. The foundation donating
Apple has partnered with hearing implants company Cochlear to launch the first made for iPhone Cochlear implant, which can stream audio from a compatible iPhone, iPad, or iPod touch directly to a surgically
More swabbing, more bomb-sniffing dogs... and longer waits People flying into the US can expect a longer wait at the airport starting today. That’s because the US Department of Homeland Security’s “first
The Icelandic carrier and its bright fuchsia planes have made waves with stunningly low prices. In January, WOW launched a sale for $69 one way tickets from the US to Europe. In June, the airline followed
My favorite feature in SkySkcanner is the ability to pick a destination airport, and see where in the world you can fly to, and at what cost. I actually once planned an entire trip around Europe using
The art of filling a pack, according to the hiking professionals. Regardless of the hike you’re planning—a mile-long walk along the oceanfront paths of Acadia National Park or a strenuous multi-day swath
The group's next album, 1995's "The Bends," was more focused and guitar-heavy, with nods to crunchy glam and shimmering jangle-pop. Although its cryptic lyrics hinted at where the band would go on "OK