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The 13 Greatest Destination Food Towns In America

Eating is probably the greatest excuse we've ever heard for planning a trip. But as a responsible foodie traveler, you want to make sure you're visiting a town with a local culture as rich as the jambalaya on the table.<p>We were thus ecstatic when Saveur released its annual Culinary Travel Awards, …

The World's 6 Creepiest Haunted Hotels

By: Sophie-Claire Hoeller<p>Usually when you need a good scare, you just check out your credit card statement to see how much you spent last month.<p>But if you're really out to prove you have, like the awesome '80s T-shirt line, <i>no fear</i>, well, try sleeping in a haunted hotel. And we don't mean the …

14 Genius Ways to Store Your Beauty Products

See how easy it is to get organized?!

25 Gorgeous Hikes You Have to Do in Your Lifetime

Allow us to introduce you to your hiking bucket list<p>Research shows that spending time outside is vital to our health—and that exercising outdoors is more satisfying and can burn more calories. Luckily, you can get a workout and a hefty dose of vitamin N at the same time by hiking. These 25 …

Celebrity News and Gossip - Latest Entertainment News

The family has reportedly split with longtime friend Joyce Bonelli.<p>Please forward all requests to my assistant while I take this time to mourn.<p>Complete with 26,000 flowers.<p>They called a truce on Khloe's birthday.<p>There were heart eye emojis involved.<p>Meghan is reportedly "completely at ease" with the …

Africa's most insanely overloaded vehicles

If You Love Pasta But Not Its Carbs, Let Us Introduce You To Shirataki 'Miracle' Noodles

There's a reason shirataki noodles are branded as "Miracle Noodles." These translucent, gelatinous Japanese noodles, which are made from the konjac yam, are low in calories and carbohydrates and can be substituted in a variety of recipes that call for pasta.<p>If you're in search of carb-free noodles …

PHOTOS: Big Cities, Small Budgets!

Think a big city vacation is off limits on a family budget? Think again. We gave ourselves a challenge: A world-class family vacation in one of …

4 Ways Being Selfish Is A Good Thing! | Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement

All through my life I’ve been the kind of person who put other people’s needs first, whether that’s a lover, a friend or a boss. It was as if I …

Positive Thinking

Six elderly people in China kill themselves 'before burial ban'

Six elderly people in China are said to have killed themselves to ensure they died before new regulations banning coffin burials come into force, a newspaper has reported.<p>China has a tradition dating back thousands of years of ancestor worship, which usually requires families to bury their …

'It means a lot to me': what visitors are buying at the 9/11 museum gift shop

In the week following its opening, the gift shop at the 9/11 Memorial and Museum has suffered something of a backlash. 'Outrage over gift shop' ran the headline on NBC News, while NPR opted for 'Gift shop makes some cringe', and Gizmodo went for the more familiar “kitsch” as well as “tasteless …

Caring for a baby changes a man's brain, study shows

Parenting a small child requires the forethought of a crisis planner, the reflexes of a professional goalkeeper, the energy of a cheerleader and the empathy of a therapist.<p>After eons of practice at such caregiving, it's clear that mothers have evolved some brawn in those parts of the brain that …

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When College Isn't Worth It

The <i>New York Times</i> highlighted new data yesterday that once again beats the drum: Despite skyrocketing costs, a college degree is a good investment. In fact, MIT economist David Autor writes in the journal <i>Science</i> that the value of a degree is <i>rising</i>. College grads made almost twice as much per hour …