Lauren Bechtel

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Family charged with kidnapping trusting six-year-old son 'to teach him a lesson'

Boy in Missouri was allegedly tied up and blindfolded for hours by relatives who also threatened him with a gun 'to give him a lesson in stranger danger'<p>A six-year-old boy in Missouri was allegedly kidnapped, bound and threatened with a gun by his family who was trying to “teach him a lesson” about …

Stomach-churning footage of the world's most dangerous hike... with only a one-foot wide wooden plank standing between daring climbers and the gaping abyss below

• <b>Mount Hua in China is known as 'most precipitous mountain under heaven'</b>• <b><br>Mountain</b> <b>consists of a cluster of five peaks with breathtaking cliff faces</b>• <b><br>On</b> …

The 9 Factors Everyone Considers When Booking a Flight

Cost is one of the more important factors for travelers when looking to book and buy air travel, and flyers want to have a good idea of what their …

The Best Small Houses Of The Year

Ready for some home design porn? The American Institute of Architects has just announced the winners of its 2014 Small Projects Award, a prize recognizing some of the country’s best design and construction on a small scale. This year’s crop of winners features a handful of stunning residential …

Small Spaces

The 35 Most Amazing National Parks on Earth

What's the quickest way to realize how truly amazing our planet is? Simple: Visit the world's greatest national parks. We're thankful that governments around the world have set aside these amazing tracts of pristine wilderness, and with the help of the tips and photos from over 1 million travelers …