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The Safest Countries to Visit in 2017

According to the World Economic Forum’s Travel and Tourism Competitiveness Report 2017.<p>For many people, the world feels like a much more dangerous …

World Economic Forum

Judge blocks Obama's attempt to require overtime pay for millions of Americans

A Texas judge blocked President Obama's bid to expand overtime pay protections to millions of Americans on Tuesday, thwarting a key presidential priority just days before it was to take effect.<p>The Labor Department rule doubles the salary level at which hourly workers must be paid extra for overtime …

How to Build a Business When You Can't Quit Your Job

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Most of us get the urge to become an entrepreneur at one point or another. We may be called to create something from scratch, or lead a team of people or just earn money without having to answer to a boss. Whatever the motivation, the …

Small Business

Kevin Tachman’s Best Behind-the-Scenes Photos From Balmain

Photographer Kevin Tachman captured Alessandra Ambrosio, Doutzen Kroes, and all the backstage action at Balmain. See his pics in our slideshow.

Wall Street Eyes Low Rates, Earnings After Brexit Rout

With markets reeling after Britain's vote to leave the European Union, some on Wall Street expect cooler heads to prevail over the next several sessions as investors focus domestically on the outlook for the U.S. economy and company earnings.<p>The unexpected decision by Britons to break away from the …

You can now activate VR shell in Chrome Dev

VR is all the hype in 2016 and no one can stop talking about it. It’s a good time to jump on the bandwagon. Of course, Google knows this and that’s why they are investing so much into this movement. Google Cardboard made VR accessible to the masses, Google Daydream is polishing the experience and …

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The Best Disney World Vacation Hacks

The apps, websites and tricks that get families the most popular rides and fewer long waits—get ready to plan months in advance<p>When Walt Disney World’s Magic Kingdom opened one Friday morning in April, Nicole Gardenier, her husband and their 13-year-old son rushed to Seven Dwarfs Mine Train and …

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The most popular places to travel this summer, according to Pinterest

To get in the mood, we've rounded up the top 10 most-pinned summer destinations on Pinterest, and we have to say, it's going to be one heck of a summer. Can you guess where the most popular summer destination is?<p>Click through the slideshow to find out where you should go, and try to guess which …

National Parks

4 Common Legal Blunders Many Entrepreneurs Make

As an Entrepreneur , ensuring your business or startup is legally sound and protected is vital to your overall success.<p>At the risk of sounding bleak, thousands of startups are tried every year and the majority of them fail. While a lot of those failures have to do with offering goods or services …

Best WiFi hotspot devices

ShutterStock<p><i>EDITOR’S NOTE: This article is no longer in date. For a more relevant, updated take — head here.</i><p>While having all your devices connected directly to a data plan is convenient, it’s not always feasible or cost effective. Our days revolve around computers, tablets, wearables, MP3 players …

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These are the gadgets you’ll want to pack for your next trip

<i>The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships, so we may get a share of the revenue from your purchase.</i><p>Last week we highlighted some of our favorite products to help keep you comfortable while you're traveling. For students studying …

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These Simple Rules Will Save You a Ton of Travel Stress

Taking these steps before you hit the road will ensure a stress-free adventure, whether its for business or for leisure.<p>If you're a frequent business traveler, you've likely picked up a few tips and tricks of your own for getting work done on the road and making time for yourself between …

31 Places Around The World You Should Eat At Before You Die

Eat your way around the world.<p><i>We asked people who work and travel around the world to tell us about their favorite restaurants on the planet. From holes in the wall to Michelin-starred feasts, these are some of the places they recommended, presented in no particular order.</i><p>Najd Village, Riyadh, …

5 Smart Travel Hacks Only Frequent Flyers Know

Airports can be a drag. Long lines, grumpy staff, crowded waiting areas, and poorly automated climate control can really put a damper on your travel …

Clinton, Trump seek to quiet critics in New York primaries

NEW YORK (AP) — From a car wash in Queens to a hockey arena in Buffalo, both parties' presidential candidates spread out across New York Monday in a …

Government

The Best Wi-Fi Hotspots for Road Warriors

Wi-Fi hotspots offer a convenient way to keep your laptop, tablet, and all other connected devices online without draining your smartphone's battery and data plan. We've rounded up the best picks available on- and off-contract.<p>Even though we've listed the full price of the Wi-Fi hotspots on this …

Artist Creates Stunning Wildlife Drawings to Raise Awareness for the Creatures He Loves

Self-taught artist Richard Symonds has spent the past few decades fine-tuning his technique so he can realistically portray the wildlife he adores. The artist often paints and draws these animals in an effort to raise funds to help support them, and has worked with notable companies such as BBC, …

Wildlife

Need a BFF on your next stopover in Iceland? This airline will match you with a local

Icelandair is taking the buddy system to new heights.<p>The Iceland-based airline will match travelers with like-minded staff members so you can "explore Iceland like a native, with a native," according to an Icelandair statement.<p>Want to do yoga at an out-of-the-way hot spring or learn how to cook a …

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Google to test self-driving cars in Kirkland, Washington this month

Just like America's current generation of hipsters, Google's self-driving project is moving to the Pacific Northwest.<p>Google announced Wednesday that …

Which City Has Better Food, Chicago or New York?

We attempt to resolve this critical issue with a highly unscientific genre-by-genre comparison.<p>Chicago and New York have a longstanding rivalry. From …

Lucky 7: Must do Things in Las Vegas

You feeling lucky? If you have traveled to Vegas many times or if this is your first time enjoy some of these on your trip. We certainly had fun wondering the Vegas Strip and surrounding areas.<p><b>1.</b> Casinos. They are literally everywhere on the Vegas strip. Pretty much every hotel has at least one you …

AP Explains: Just what is that 'world passport' Mos Def had?

MONTPELIER, Vt. (AP) — Mos Def's arrest in South Africa shined a light on the world passport, a document invented by a Vermont man in the aftermath …

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Adventure Destinations That Don't Require a Passport

It's the holiday season and you are planning a rightfully deserved week-long trip abroad. All of a sudden your heart sinks when you discover that your passport has expired. No need to panic! You can access plenty of destinations without this official document.<p>Besides, renewing your passport can end …

Passports

Fly From New York To Dubai In 22 Minutes On Board This Hypersonic Private Jet Concept

Canadian industrial designer Charles Bombardier created quite a stir with the Skreemr—a supersonic transport concept designed to shuttle commercial passengers between continents at Mach 10.<p>Despite its appeal, the futuristic notion had a few shortcomings—most pressingly the imagined craft’s …

Aviation

US Marshals raided a Chinese electric skateboard company at CES

US Marshals raided the CES booth of a Chinese electric skateboard company today on the grounds it was showing off a product patented by another company, according to a report in <i>Bloomberg</i>. The device, a one-wheeled self-balancing skateboard called the Trotter, is made by Changzhou First …

Light's L16 takes 10 photos and stitches them into a 52-megapixel image

LAS VEGAS — Can Light's $1,699 L16 camera, which is about the size of three iPhone 6 Plus's stacked together, really replace a DSLR and and a bunch …

Self-Flying Drone Startup Lily Robotics Gets Massive $34 Million In Pre-orders

In the span of the past year, drones have almost become mainstream consumer devices. Lily Robotics, maker of a forthcoming drone that follows users around while filming them, is one of the benefactors in this movement. The San Francisco startup said it’s collected $34 million in pre-orders for …

Drones

America's Richest Family Gave Away $407 Million in Walmart Shares

Three heirs to the Walmart fortune have given away hundreds of millions of dollars worth of the retailer’s shares to a family trust that finances its …

The Novo Design – Luxury Metal Wallets

Editor's Rating<p>4.8?<p>Discovered on 2015-11-25<p>The Novo Design metal wallet was designed to make sorting and using your wallet as efficient and …

50 Last-Minute Gifts for Frequent Flyers

It’s the end of the year and the <b>wanderlust is kicking in.</b> Time to take a break from paperwork and go places we have never been and <b>eat food with names</b> …

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