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18 free things to do in Barcelona

Barcelona has enough to keep the most voracious of culture vultures and self-indulgent of gourmands happy for weeks, but all those entry fees and tapas bills can mount up. Fortunately, help is at hand with a variety of ways to make your holiday budget stretch a little further.<p>In addition to the …

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America’s Best Summer Weekend Adventures

Great adventures are all around us—and summer is the ideal time to seek them. To give you some ideas and inspiration, every weekday we will be sharing a different U.S. summer weekend adventure, state-by-state.

Hiking

Marinha Beach Is Clearly One Of The Best Beaches In The World For A Reason

We've seen some "best beaches" before, but none has stolen our hearts quite like this.<p>Welcome to Marinha Beach, on the southern coast of Portugal. It's been named one of the best beaches in the world for its stunning natural rock arches and excellent quality of water.<p>But the best part of this …

The Best Food You Can Eat In Every State

Click the map to learn more about the best food from your state. Mike Nudelman/Business Insider From sea to sea, America is jam-packed with amazing foods.<p>We rounded up the best food from every state, taking your comments into account and making some changes to last year's list.<p>Some are homegrown …

Bill Clinton and George W. Bush yuk it up

Bill Clinton and George W. Bush sounded like old college buddies when they appeared in Washington on Monday.<p>You'd never know that Clinton was the candidate who made Bush's father a one-termer, or that Bush ran for office in 2000 promising to restore "honor and dignity to the White House" after …

Asteroid to pass close to Earth on Sunday

An asteroid will come within 25,000 miles of Earth on Sunday, but don't panic — NASA says it doesn't pose a threat.<p>The asteroid, known as 2014 RC, will pass over New Zealand about 2:18 p.m. ET on Sunday. From its reflected brightness, astronomers estimate that the asteroid is about 60 feet in …

US and allies consider military options for confronting Isis – as it happened

• US authenticates video depicting murder of journalist Steven Sotloff<br>• ‘He sacrificed his life to bring their story,’ Sotloff family says<br>• Obama says United States will ‘degrade and destroy’ Isis militants<br>• ‘It’s not containment,” US defense secretary says• <b><br>Read the latest summary</b><p>11.18pm BST<p>We’re going to …

Slain journalist's family accuses ISIS leader of violating Islam with execution

The family of American Steven Sotloff had a message Wednesday for the notorious leader of the terror group ISIS, asking him to answer for the sin he committed with the beheading of the journalist.<p>Sotloff's family broke its silence the same day U.S. intelligence officials said the videotaped …

5 of the World's Most Epic Ferry Rides

By: Sophie-Claire Hoeller<p>Commuting sucks. Unless it involves a prison sentence, and you're the one getting out. But in general, it usually means gridlocked traffic, sardine-packed subways, and hours of wasted time.<p>Which is why water commutes are so special. The salty air, the stunning views, the …

Outsmart sneaky diet traps: 9 slimming tricks to try at work, at home and on the go

When it comes to eating healthy and losing weight, odds are you know the basics: Eat fruits and veggies. Keep portion sizes reasonable. Enjoy junk food in moderation.<p>In practice, though? Whole different story. Unwanted diet temptations are <i>everywhere</i>, making it tough to pare pounds or keep the scale …

Nutrition

ISIS puts pressure on Obama to act

If nothing else, the latest ISIS act of barbarism brought a quick political consensus, and added pressure on President Barack Obama: Caution in the face of repugnant horror just won't do.<p>The president responded Wednesday in his first public remarks since the beheading of journalist Steven Sotloff. …

'It means the world': Special Kneads bakery gives special needs adults jobs — and a purpose

More than 56 million Americans have some type of disability. And while there's a lot of support for children with special needs, it tends to disappear for adults, leaving many unemployed and living with their parents, unable to pay bills.<p>That was the dilemma Tempa and Mike Kohler faced when their …

Disability

Don't Segregate My Special Needs Child

This week, all my friends are posting Facebook and Instagram pictures of their adorable children, whose forced grins and too-neat clothes suggest …

Mental Disorders

U.S. Strike in Somalia Reportedly Kills Major Terrorist Leader

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>According to reports, American airstrikes against al-Shabab in Somalia targeted and may have killed …