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A Frequent Flier's Guide to Travel Gear That Works

I travel a lot. Often to faraway places. Often in bad weather. Often to do active stuff outdoors. And I’ve been doing that for decades. This is the gear that gets me there and the approach that holds it all together.<p>The Bag<p>A few years ago, I flew to Siberia in the dead of winter to visit my …

10 Lessons I’ve Learned After Traveling For 10 Years

Dear friend, There is no right or wrong way to travel— but I will just share with you how I travel: First of all, I never fly first class or …

Jack Dorsey named CEO of Twitter

Twitter (TWTR) this morning announced that Jack Dorsey, its co-founder and interim CEO, has become the company’s permanent CEO. Dorsey will remain …

Exclusive: How Elizabeth Holmes’s House of Cards Came Tumbling Down

In a searing investigation into the once lauded biotech start-up Theranos, Nick Bilton discovers that its precocious founder defied medical experts—even her own chief scientist—about the veracity of its now discredited blood-testing technology. She built a corporation based on secrecy in the hope …

How EpiPen came to symbolize corporate greed

The EpiPen scandal has transformed Mylan Pharmaceuticals and its CEO Heather Bresch into the newest symbols of corporate greed.<p>In the span of just a few weeks, they've gone from little-known players in the vast pharmaceutical industry to the targets of national ridicule over a relentless series of …

Wells Fargo CEO steps down in wake of sham accounts scandal

Wells Fargo announced Wednesday that its longtime chief executive and chairman, John G. Stumpf, is stepping down, the latest turn for the embattled megabank after it admitted that thousands of low-level employees had set up sham accounts to meet sales quotas.<p>Stumpf’s sudden downfall is likely to …

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The AT&T-Time Warner Merger: What Are The Pros And Cons For Consumers?

Telecom giant AT&T has reached an $85.4 billion deal to buy media titan Time Warner. The news of this transformational merger has shaken up both industries, raising eyebrows on Wall Street and drawing criticism from lawmakers and even the presidential campaigns.<p>The deal is expected to face …

Microsoft to Acquire LinkedIn for $26.2 Billion

Deal is for $196 per LinkedIn share, a 50% premium to Friday’s close<p>By<p>Jay Greene<p>Jay Greene<p>The Wall Street Journal<p>Biography<p>@greene<p>iamjaygreene<p>Google+<p>jay.greene@wsj.com<p>Microsoft Corp. MSFT -0.72% snapped up LinkedIn Corp. for $26.2 billion in the largest acquisition in its history, betting the …

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Samsung Galaxy Note 7 fires, recall, cancellation, and rebirth: Everything you need to know

After almost a year of twists and turns since September 2016, the Galaxy Note 7 story has (effectively) come to an end. As is well known by now, …

Netflix's Secret Codes Unlock More Movies Than You Can Imagine

Access this hidden list of hyper-specific Netflix genres with our help.<p>How many movies do you think are currently available on Netflix? Well, you’re …

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7 Trips That Are Better (and Cheaper) In the Fall

Where to stay and what to do at each of them.<p>Advertisement<p>Advertisement<p>Advertisement<p>Advertisement<p>Advertisement

London is cheaper than ever — these 25 photos will inspire you to visit

But thanks to Brexit, the pound has fallen to its lowest level in over 30 years.<p>What this means for you is that now is a great time to take a trip there.<p>From browsing fresh food at the Borough Market to walking along the glass floors of the Tower Bridge, here are 25 photos that will inspire you to …

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40 American Towns You Haven't Heard of But Should Visit ASAP

Hit the roads less traveled.<p>When it comes to your vacation, most people seek out places they've seen on TV or have heard about from friends and family. Fair enough. Now, let us introduce you to 40 unsung hot spots. These unheard-of towns across the U.S. might not have made it onto your bucket list</i> …

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Where to eat with the locals in Lisbon

Portugal is gaining an international reputation for its cooking, particularly for creative cuisine. We asked Spotted by Locals’ team in Lisbon to …

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Cheap Eats Guide to Sofia, Bulgaria

I didn’t know what to expect from Sofia. It isn’t generally on the top of travel lists and many may mistake it as a city for passing through. Having …

30 places in Europe you must see in your lifetime

13 more European cities you never thought to visit (but really should)