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Best Places to Travel in November

November marks the start of the holiday travel season, but don’t assume that any trip you take this month has to be either stressful or family-related (or both). It’s a terrific time to take an off-season jaunt to a few unexpected places—the best of which we’ve rounded up below. Don’t forget, too, …

Travel

17 food faux pas to avoid so that you don't embarrass yourself while traveling

It's important to understand the dining rules of each country you visit so that you can avoid insulting others or embarrassing yourself.<p>Luckily, we're here to help — here's a list of table manners you should be aware of when visiting 17 different countries around the world.

Loneliness

Tourists Who Posed Naked on Malaysian Mountain Freed After Pleading Guilty to Obscene Acts

A group of tourists who posed naked on a Malaysian mountain and were accused of causing an earthquake by disrespecting the sancity of the area were …

UK's credit rating downgraded to 'negative' by S&P on EU referendum risk

A second major ratings agency has warned that Brexit could harm the UK's economy<p>The UK is in danger of losing its gold-plated triple A grade, leading ratings agency Standard & Poor's has warned.<p>It has downgraded its outlook on the UK's sovereign rating to "negative". It is the only one of the big …

Economy

EU leaders commit ships, aid to address migrant crisis

BRUSSELS (AP) — Late to the rescue, European leaders came through Thursday with pledges of big ships, aircraft and a tripling in funds to save lives …

Donald Tusk

China, Japan stocks fall on data, Nasdaq boosts some markets

BEIJING (AP) — Chinese and Japanese stocks fell Friday on weaker global manufacturing data while other Asian benchmarks rose after the U.S. Nasdaq …

Stock Markets

Hedge Fund Manager Kyle Bass Is Going After Big Pharma And Their 'BS Patents'

Texan hedge fund manager Kyle Bass is going activist against the U.S. pharmaceutical industry and their patents, according to @finansakrobat's …

Government urged to suspend benefit sanctions regime

MPs hear that the sanctions regime has changed to create a punitive culture of fear – especially amongst the disabled<p>Pleas to the government to suspend its benefit sanctions regime pending a fundamental review of its impact – especially on the mentally ill and disabled – were made at the first …

United Kingdom

39 Places to Have a Great Long Weekend

Master the three-day weekend getaway in one of these vibrant adventure towns across the United States. With the advice of a trusted local, discover the best spots to hike, bike, paddle, eat, drink, and sleep.

Adventure Travel