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15 Travel Sites for Scoring the Best Deals

For that much-needed weekend getaway.<p>Sometimes, you just need to get away. A weekend in the countryside might do the trick, or maybe you're thinking something along the lines of a week-long trip through the Greek islands. But how to get the best travel deals? Well, these 15 travel sites can help. …

Why You May End Up Spending Way More in Retirement Than You Realize

Few of us have any idea what retirement will actually cost us.<p>Many financial experts agree that as a general rule, you’ll need about 70% of your …

Trump’s one-click political ideology: His message is appealing in its simplicity, but there’s nothing behind it

The intellectual laziness at the heart of consumer culture is now intertwined with our political culture<p>The amount of hand-wringing over Donald Trump’s candidacy has become a national epidemic. While many of us want to believe the Donald is an aberration who doesn’t represent true Americans, his …

'Ain't Got No Home': Why Woody Guthrie Despised Donald Trump's Father

Will Kaufman, a professor of American literature and culture at the University of Central Lancashire, says he has discovered unpublished lyrics by Woody Guthrie, in which the folk singer denounced Fred Trump, Donald's father. The elder Trump happened to be Guthrie's landlord in the early …

Cholesterol vaccine could end need for daily statins

The team which created the HPV vaccine has used the same method to create a jab against cholesterol<p>A vaccine which significantly lowers cholesterol could end the need for daily statins.<p>Health regulators currently recommend that around 17.5 million people in Britain should take the cholesterol …

Medical Research

Jays' Josh Donaldson wins 2 Players Choice Awards

Toronto Blue Jays' third baseman Josh Donaldson was chosen as Player of the Year, as well as the American League Outstanding Player in the Players …

KHL team fires Mike Keenan after losing consecutive games for first time all season

Mike Keenan coached Metallurg Magnitogorsk to a KHL championship in 2013-14, but he’s out of a job after losing back-to-back games for the first time …

David Price blown away by Rogers Centre atmosphere

David Price was sensational in his debut start for the Toronto Blue Jays on Monday and after the game he had some high praise for the atmosphere in …

Carmakers say adios to Canada as Mexico shifts into higher gear

Part of the parking lot at the former Freightliner truck factory in St. Thomas, a small town about a 30-minute drive south of London, Ont. is weeded …

Air Canada's new carry-on crackdown doomed to fail, critics claim

Air Canada is once again targeting passengers who try to sneak on excess carry-on luggage. But critics claim the stepped up crackdown ultimately …

Flying

The N.Y.C. Summer Culture Guide

Do you hear that? Oh, it's just angels singing (Memorial Day weekend, whoop whoop!) and clocks ticking. (Three months goes faster than you think.)<p>Let's make the most of this. You've got outdoor movies to see, concerts in the park to hear and cheese to eat on a picnic blanket.<p>Whip out the calendar …

Vettel fastest in final Monaco practice | News Home | Reuters

MONACO (Reuters) - Ferrari’s Sebastian Vettel broke the Mercedes stranglehold on the Monaco timesheets with the fastest lap in Saturday’s final practice for the showcase race.<p>Sebastian Vettel of Ferrari during practice before qualifying. Formula One - F1 - Monaco Grand Prix 2015 - Circuit de …