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This Tropical Island Just Opened its First All-Inclusive Spa Resort

Take one look at the shores of Phu Quoc and you'll know there's something different. An expansive estate boasting three restaurants, a spa, and 97 …

Best and Worst Countries to Live in as an Expat

There's a science to moving overseas. For all the adventure of expat life, the new rules and unexpected expectations that come with adjusting to a …

How to visit Cleopatra’s Pool at Pamukkale, Turkey

CLEOPATRA’S POOL, also known as Pamukkale Antique Pool, is a man-made pool said to have been a gift from Marc Anthony to Cleopatra. In the 7th …

Rouhani says Iran could quit nuclear deal in 'hours' if new US sanctions imposed

<b>(CNN) —</b> Iran's newly re-elected President Hassan Rouhani has threatened to quit the 2015 nuclear deal "within hours" if the United States continues to impose new sanctions on the country.<p>Rouhani issued the warning in a televised speech to Iran's parliament Tuesday, kicking off a vote-of-confidence …

US government demands details on all visitors to anti-Trump protest website

Privacy advocates call warrant for IP addresses of 1.3 million people who visited inauguration protest website an unconstitutional ‘fishing expedition’<p>The US government is seeking to unmask every person who visited an anti-Trump website in what privacy advocates say is an unconstitutional “fishing …

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Phallic Innuendo A-Go Go : Vintage Images of Suspiciously Phallic Nature

I’ve whipped-out a motherload of vintage images containing suspicious phallic connotations, all spread across the face of pop culture. There are no …

Motor Trend chose the Alfa Romeo Giulia as its Car of the Year — here's what it's like to drive

Buying a high-performance luxury sedan in the United States in 2017 isn't difficult. You don't have to think about it. If you have the means, Mercedes, Lexus, Audi, Cadillac, and BMW have you covered — especially BMW.<p>The Bavarians created the sports sedan and brought it to America in the 1970s. …

Coach Thinks Outside the Bag

Three years ago, Coach watched its sales plummet as Americans lost interest in its iconic handbags. Today, under CEO Victor Luis, it’s in the midst …

Revealed: The 10 Best Secret Beaches On Earth

The Best 10 Secret Beaches On Earth<p>In "News"<p>Beaches don’t come more stunning than the vast expanses of sand bordered by crystal clear waters on …

Democrats call for Sessions’s resignation and special prosecutor on alleged ties between Trump, Russia

By Karoun Demirjian<p>Karoun Demirjian<p>Congressional reporter focusing on national security<p>Email Bio Follow<p>Senior Democrats are calling on Attorney General Jeff Sessions to resign after revelations that the former Alabama senator did not disclose meetings he had with the Russian ambassador to the …

Donald Trump

Trump is a buzzkill for pot stocks

The Trump administration is a drag on marijuana stocks.<p>Pot stocks have been getting killed since last week, when the White House signaled it would get tough on marijuana.<p>The share price for Innovative Industrial Properties (IIPR), which buys buildings and leases them to growers of medical …

It’s Official: Trump Wants to Kill PBS and the National Endowment for the Arts

The programs on the chopping block amount to 0.0625% of the budget.<p>Confirming what many have feared for months, the White House budget office has …

11 interesting Facts about Micronesia (Federated States of Micronesia)

The Federated States of Micronesia (FSM) is a group of islands in the Pacific Ocean located between the Philippines and Hawaii and south of the …

Loophole Lets Criminals Buy Untraceable 'Ghost Guns' Online

U.S. news<p>A legal loophole means that anyone, including criminals, can order a so-called “ghost gun” off the web without a background check – a gun with no serial number that can’t be traced.<p>The guns are built from kits and arrive in pieces, so under existing law, when they’re shipped, they aren’t …

Guns

This is the first image of the Samsung Galaxy S8

Familiar around back, but all screen up front<p>Samsung’s Galaxy S8 will be unveiled on March 29th, according to a new report from <i>Venture Beat</i> that also includes the first photo we’ve seen of the coming flagship. The back of the device is very similar to last year’s Galaxy S7 (with the exception being …

20 Best Hidden Gems on Netflix In January 2017

<b>If You LOVED Buffy The Vampire Slayer and Supernatural, Try Crazyhead</b><br>Words cannot express how perfect and delightful <i>Crazyhead</i> is. This bold, sweet, …

Entertainment

These Are the 5 Least-Visited Places in the World, and Here's Why

So much rarely seen natural beauty.<p>Each country keeps records on the number of foreign visitors who come for tourism. And needless to say, some …

Black America Steels Itself for Obama’s Departure and a Future Under Trump

During President-elect Donald Trump’s recent “Thank You” tour he repeatedly took time to thank the countless African-American voters who decided not …

Black Voters

If you’re thinking of retiring in Ecuador …

<b>Just four years ago, taking an early retirement on a Pacific beach in South America was not part of my plan. Yet here I am, 58 years old, retired and</b> …

Science Can’t Save the Earth This Time

In the movie <i>The Martian</i>, Matt Damon proves he can “science the shit” out of his situation to survive on a toxic planet. We, unfortunately, will not …

Climate Change

Kerry pushes back on Israeli complaints, calls for revival of peace talks with Palestinians

With<p>Donald Trumptweeting from the sidelines, Secretary of StateJohn F. Kerrycondemned Jewish settlement activity under Prime MinisterBenjamin Netanyahuas a chief obstacle to Mideast peace, igniting a fresh war of words with the Israeli leader.<p>Kerry’s lengthy and impassioned address, delivered at the<p>…

Israel urges Jews to leave France as Benajmin Netanyahu continues to lash out after UN vote

Israel’s defence minister has urged Jews to leave France and move to the Jewish state as the Israeli government continued to lash out at the international community in the wake of a UN resolution criticising its settlements in the occupied West Bank.<p>Four days after the US allowed the UN Security …

The UN Just Gave Scientists the Green Light to Mess With Natural Selection

Of all the potentially apocalyptic technologies scientists have come up with in recent years, the gene drive is easily one of the most terrifying. A …

5 Places to Visit in Namibia

Places to visit in NamibiaIn case you missed our introductory blog post, we’re Cameron and Natasha and we’re currently driving across the African …

Texas city's water deemed unsafe due to chemical leak

CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas (AP) — A harmful chemical from an industrial plant leaked into the water supply in Corpus Christi, forcing school closures, …

The 'Real' Presidential Vote: Electoral College Voting Underway

U.S. news<p>In a typical election year, the mid-December meeting of the electoral college interests only political junkies and civics teachers.<p>Not this time.<p>Hillary Clinton's victory in the popular — but not the electoral — vote and uncertainty about Donald Trump have generated unusual interest in an …

Google Timelapse shows how humans have destroyed Earth over 32 years

Google recently updated their Earth Timelapse, which reveals the devastating impact human beings had on Earth between 1984 and 2016. From retreating …

Huawei still planning on launching the Mate 9 in the US

Huawei launched the Mate 9 to relatively good reviews, offering up a no-compromise smartphone with premium hardware and a premium design. Even though …