Laura Webster

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Egypt reports its first MERS case; virus kills 92 in Saudi Arabia

CAIRO – Middle East Respiratory Syndrome has come to Egypt.<p>State television said Saturday that the country's first case had been discovered. It said the patient, who was hospitalized in Cairo, had recently traveled to Saudi Arabia, where the virus was first identified.<p>Saudi Arabia had announced …

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The 15 Most Amazing Places We've Ever Been

From the best conch fritter to a tiny shop that will make your dream shoe, here are 14 places around the world worth saving up for a trip to visit.<p>From the best conch fritter to an infinity pool in the middle of the Serengeti to a tiny shop in Hong Kong that will make your dream shoe, here are 15 …

The 10 Best Airports In North America

Aging infrastructure coupled with booming demand for air travel have put a sometimes unbearable strain on facilities.<p>While it's no secret that North American airports often lack the amenities and architectural flair of their international counterparts, there are, however, a few that can hold their …

From Vampire Strippers to Zombie Safe Houses: 21 Weird and Wonderful Theme Bars

When most people think of theme bars, their minds either go straight for the tiki temples, pirate bars, or, even better, Hooters. But there are some out there that take their niche bar ideas to fantastic new heights -- places where geeks can be geeks, history buffs can be comfortably smug, and all …

17 Must-See Spring Art Shows - PAPER

<i>She's Light</i> (Kate Moss) by Chris Levine, part of the RE: DEFINE auction<p>Beginning March 21st, you can go online here and bid on works by over fifty artists to support MTV's <b>Staying Alive Foundation</b> and raise money to fight HIV and AIDS. The third annual <b>RE:DEFINE</b> benefit gala (and the final chance to …

Five apps that take Chromecast to the next level

Advertisement<p>24 Comments<p>Chromecast(s goog) is primarily used to access video services such as Netflix(s nflx), YouTube and Hulu Plus, but Google’s …

Feeling Antisocial? Try Split, The App That Helps You Avoid People

The premise of location-based social services like Foursquare, Highlight, Social Radar and Tinder is that we’d all be better off if our phones could help us to have more real-world encounters.<p>But is that necessarily true? There are all sorts of times when the last thing you want is to find yourself …

The Drugging of the American Boy

By the time they reach high school, nearly 20 percent of all American boys will be diagnosed with ADHD. Millions of those boys will be prescribed a powerful stimulant to "normalize" them. A great many of those boys will suffer serious side effects from those drugs. The shocking truth is that many …

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