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Thailand Photos

See photos of Thailand (including Bangkok, the Reclining Buddha, Phuket, and more) in this travel photo gallery from National Geographic.

Forms of Table Service

<i>Downton Abbey</i>, here we come. Those addicted to the PBS drama, like me, can't help but notice that a large part of the series is centered around food. Many scenes feature formal dinners where the dress is black tie or white tie, and the Crawley family and their guests are served à l'anglaise, with …

Travel Tips: Fear of Flying

For many of you, flying can be a touchy subject. No matter what sets you off about flying, the first thing you need to know is that you are not alone. As stated on www.abcnews.go.com, as many as 25% of all Americans suffer from some nervousness about flying.<p>Truth is, you have more of a chance of …

Try on the Hottest Hairstyles from the Emmys and VMAs

The VMAs and Emmys took place back to back this year, which means the leading ladies of music and television served up some major hair inspiration …

The Hottest Hair Trends For Fall 2014

From loose, textured waves, to perfect center parts, every take on a pony and glamorous 60's inspired styles, here are the prettiest hair trends that you can take from runway to real life.<p>From loose, textured waves, to perfect center parts, every take on a pony and glamorous 60's inspired styles, …

10 Designer Bags Every Woman Should Own

Because collecting handbags is arguably an art form.<p>Collecting handbags, when done well, can arguably be considered an art form. In homage to that, here are the 10 bags every woman should have in her closet— get your check list started.

Plain White Tees: Editors' Share Their Favorites

Here, our editors share the ones they hoard.<p>The white T-shirt is an essential building block for good style—whether you're pairing it with your go-to jeans, layering it under your favorite knit or going rogue and mixing it with a ball gown. Here, our editors share the ones they hoard.

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Oculus Announces New 'Crescent Bay' VR Headset

Virtual reality company Oculus VR announced a new prototype version of its flagship Rift headset on Saturday, inching the Facebook-owned company closer to releasing a consumer-ready product to stores.<p>The new rig, code-named Crescent Bay, boasts an updated display, 360-degree head tracking, expanded …

'Golden Boy' Director Slams Sharon Stone, Says Her Demands 'Bordered On Ridiculous'

Italian director Pupi Avati knew he wanted Sharon Stone to star in his film, "Golden Boy." What he didn't know, he told The Hollywood Reporter in an interview on Friday, is how difficult it would be to work with her.<p>Avati told The Hollywood Reporter that he was thrilled that Stone agreed to act in …

7 Ways To Improve Your Outdoor Portraits

Lighting is one of the most important concepts in photography, so one may automatically assume that outdoor portraits would need very little lighting …

New ISIS Video Features A Masked Fighter Who May Be American

The man, who appears at around the 51-minute mark speaking in Arabic, seamlessly transitions to perfect English as men behind him dig with shovels. "We are here in the 17th division military base just outside the city of al-Raqqa and we're here with the soldiers of Bashar [al-Assad]," he says. "You …

Look out, iCloud. Microsoft buffs up OneDrive with more free storage

Amid all the fresh interest in Apple’s iCloud cloud-storage option following the company’s rollout of the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus, Microsoft doesn’t want you to forget about its cloud-storage service, OneDrive. Late yesterday the company announced a promotion that bumps up OneDrive’s free …

Teen Entrepreneur Megan Grassell Used Her Frustration To Fuel A Business

Last month I had the pleasure of meeting teen entrepreneur Megan Grassell, now 19, at an energy summit in Jackson Hole, WY. Grassell is the founder of Yellowberry, a company that sells age-appropriate pre-teen bras and messages of empowerment to girls.<p>A year ago, while shopping for bras with her …

The Baltimore Ravens May Become The NFL's Los Angeles Clippers

Will the Baltimore Ravens become the Los Angeles Clippers? That is, will the NFL force Steve Bisciotti to sell his football team like the NBA forced Donald Sterling to sell his basketball team? Perhaps, if a scathing investigation by ESPN's Outside the Lines holds up.<p>ESPN: “Just hours after running …

Jesse Livermore's 21 Trading Rules

Back in the early part of the 20th century, Livermore made and lost millions shorting the market.<p>"Reminiscences of a Stock Operator" by Edwin Lefevre, a fictionalized account of Livermore's path from small-time bucketeer to big-time stock trader, is one of the most widely-read and revered books on …