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Jetiquette: Is It Rude to Bring Food Onto an Airplane?

<i>Welcome to</i> <b>Jetiquette</b><b>,</b> <i>a TPG column that explores the etiquette — the fragile social contracts, the delicate dos and don’ts — of air travel. Have an</i> …

Blue Cheese

Want to live in space? The new leader of the first space nation's got plans for you.

Asgardia, a nation of would-be spacefaring futurists, now has its first official head of state.<p>Since he first created Asgardia in 2016, Igor …

Space Exploration

The Best Cities in Africa & the Middle East

This region’s best cities are hubs for culture, food, and some of the world’s best shopping (we’re looking at you, Marrakesh).<p>In Africa and the …

Middle East

The Top 100 Hotels in the World

Use this collection of stunning properties — voted the best on the planet by T+L readers — as your ultimate travel checklist.<p>Year to year, we see our …

List-Worthy

The World's Top 15 Cities

Here are 2017’s top urban destinations.<p>Every year, we ask our readers to rate the best cities in the world, and the results continue to surprise us. …

Cities

The Towns of Santorini: The Complete Guide

The villages of Santorini are remarkably varied. Considering that this is an island of barely 28 square miles, with a population of about 15,500 …

European Travel

13 Healthy 10-Minute Meals Registered Dietitians Love

Sometimes it feels like it's impossible to find a recipe that's tasty, healthy, and speedy. I see so-called 10-minute meals all over the web, but …

Healthy Eating

8 of the highest-rated travel experiences in the world, according to TripAdvisor

TripAdvisor recently revealed the best family vacation experiences with their first-ever Travelers' Choice Awards. The booking site compared millions of customer reviews to find fan-favorite hotels, beaches, landmarks and more.<p>Here are the top eight reviewer-chosen experiences in the world.<p>1. …

Italy

Kuo: New 2018 iPhone models to come in gold, grey, white, blue, red and orange colors

Ming-Chi Kuo released a report today that ups his estimates for the new 2018 iPhone sales, as well as detailing a few changes to expect. Kuo says that the 6.5-inch OLED iPhone model should be priced around $1000 like the current iPhone X, and will feature dual SIM capabilities. The 6.1-inch LCD …

Mobile Technology

Amazon shakes up drugstore business with deal to buy online pharmacy PillPack

Amazon is acquiring online pharmacy PillPack in a deal that is already shaking up the drugstore industry.<p>The move is the strongest indication yet of …

Health Care

More than 600 charged in nation’s largest health care fraud investigation

The Justice Department charged more than 600 people, including 165 doctors and other medical professionals, with making $2 billion in false billings in what Attorney General Jeff Sessions said Thursday was the nation’s largest ever health care fraud takedown.<p>The cases are connected to the nation’s …

Health Care

Want to Radically Improve Your Life? Ask Yourself 3 Powerful Questions Most of Us Have Never Thought of

Research found that the average person has about 60,000 thoughts per day. The bad news? 80 percent of those thoughts are negative and fear-based. Here are three questions to instantly curtail a negative mind.<p>If you're going through the ups and downs of life, maybe thinking about quitting on that …

Self-help

These destinations are strictly for fun

An analysis of booking data by Mastercard shows the destinations where visitors are most likely to be traveling for leisure. The no. 1 spot worldwide for pleasure over business is Punta Cana, Dominican Republic, with 99.9% of all trips being primarily for leisure. Getty Images/iStockphoto<p>No. 2 is …

6th New York City Cab Driver Takes His Life in Crisis Blamed on Uber

New York City taxi driver Abdul Saleh, 59, was found hanging by an electrical cord in his apartment Friday. Saleh was reportedly struggling …

5 Stock Picks Under $10 for Millennials

Millennials should be investing.<p>Investing might seem scary at first, so here's a list of five stocks under $10 that are worthwhile to consider, …

The 5 Coolest Flying Experiences You Can Unlock Buying SPG Points...

These are awesome.<p>By now you’ve seen lots of people saying “OMG, buy Starwood Points on sale”, and you might be wondering why you should care. You’ll …

South-east Asia

Deal Alert: Nonstop Flights to Europe From $264 Round-Trip

<b>Want to see the latest flight deals as soon as they’re published? Follow The Points Guy on Facebook and Twitter, and subscribe to text message alerts</b> …

Flying

To Start a New Life at Proxima Centauri, This Is How Many People We Need to Send

Multiple generations will live and die on the ship.<p>Humanity has long dreamed about sending humans to other planets, even before crewed spaceflight …

Samsung Galaxy X folding phone could cost twice as much as iPhone X

Apple and Samsung are both supposedly working on foldable phones. The Korean company will get its out first though, but hold onto your wallet, it’s going to be shockingly expensive.<p>An analyst predicts that this device, allegedly called the Galaxy X, will cost about 2M Korean won, or $1815. That’s …

Samsung Galaxy

Missing Mexican students were killed, dissolved in acid after mistaken identity: authorities

Three Mexican film students who went missing in March in Guadalajara, in the state of Jalisco, were kidnapped, tortured and killed, and their bodies were dissolved in acid, authorities said Monday.<p>State prosecutors said criminals had confused them with members of a rival gang.<p>The grim news led to …

Mexico

House Hunting in … Belize

<b>AN ‘OFF THE GRID’ TREEHOUSE IN WESTERN BELIZE</b><p><b>$1.499 MILLION</b><p>This elevated two-bedroom, two-and-a-half-bath wood house wraps around a 100-year-old bullet tree. Built in 2012, it is on a 1.9-acre lot about six miles from the town of San Ignacio, which is best known among tourists for its jungle …

6:01 p.m.: Martin Luther King Jr. remembered in Memphis on the 50th anniversary of his murder

MEMPHIS — At 6:01 Wednesday night, Memphis became the sonic as well as active epicenter of the worldwide commemoration of the death of an American martyr, The Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.<p>A century-old, bronze bell borrowed from nearby Clayborn Temple, the church that served as the headquarters …

A boy was decapitated on a waterslide. Now the ride’s ‘visionary’ creator faces a murder charge.

In the years before he opened the world’s tallest waterslide — a 17-story record-setter that towered over a Kansas amusement park — people in the industry called Jeff Henry a visionary.<p>Now, after a child was decapitated on Henry’s Verrückt ride and investigators say they found signs of rushed …

Crime

Kobe Bryant wins Oscar for short film, ‘Dear Basketball’

Congrats, Kobe!<p>Make sure to say “Oscar award-winning” when you mention Kobe Bryant these days. His short film <i>Dear Basketball</i> just won the award for “best animated short” at the 2018 Academy Awards.<p>Bryant released the film at the 2017 Tribeca Film Festival in April, which was based around will the …

The Oscars

49 Unforgettable Bucket List Trips You Can Do On A Budget

If you like to travel, you probably have a bucket list of places you want to hit throughout your lifetime. If you've been under the impression that …

European Travel

Angry teens swarm into Florida Capitol; demand new gun laws

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — A week after a shooter slaughtered 17 people in a Florida high school, thousands of protesters, including many angry teenagers, swarmed into the state Capitol on Wednesday, calling for changes to gun laws, a ban on assault-type weapons and improved care for the mentally ill.<p>…

Guns

I stayed at Marina Bay Sands just to swim in their Infinity Pool, am I crazy?

The Marina Bay Sands is one of the icons of the Singapore skyline. Ever since it was announced in the early 2000s everyone knew it would be iconic. …

The World's Largest Cruise Ship Has 20 Restaurants, a 10-story Slide, and a Robotic Bar (Video)

The world’s largest cruise ship is preparing to set sail, even earlier than expected.<p>Royal Caribbean’s <i>Symphony of the Seas</i> cruise ship is nearing …

Trump's budget balloons deficits, cuts social safety net

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump unveiled a $4.4 trillion budget plan Monday that envisions steep cuts to America's social safety net but …

Pence skips Olympics dinner in snub to North Korean officials

US vice-president was expected to share table with head of state before opening ceremony<p>The US vice-president, Mike Pence, has skipped a dinner before the Winter Olympics opening ceremony, where he was expected to share a table with North Korea’s head of state, in a sign of Washington’s intention …

North Korea