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Romaine lettuce outbreak update: 98 people sick in 22 states

NEW YORK (AP) — The food poisoning outbreak linked to romaine lettuce has spread to three more states.Health officials on Friday said they now have …

Every Hidden Wonder of the World You Need to Visit, Mapped

When it comes to exploring the unexplored, things can get somewhat difficult. After all, much of the world has been trekked by somebody or other, and …

Travel

Watch the formation of the universe and Earth in this cool time-lapse video

Each second represents 22 million years<p>In the grand cosmic scale, humanity and our tiny home in the universe are absolutely inconsequential. In a neat time-lapse video from John Boswell, you can watch the formation and growth of the universe from the big bang to now.<p>Boswell, aka melodysheep, has …

Cancer 'vaccine' eliminated all tumors in mice, human trials being conducted

A new approach to fighting cancerous tumors in mice by Stanford University researchers has been found to not only eliminate the tumors they targeted, …

What Is Sous Vide Coffee and Why Should I Try It?

Between the third wave coffee boom and baristas treating coffee drinks like craft cocktails, it’s an exciting time for the caffeinated-obsessed. At …

Coffee

This Incredible Hour-Long 'Harry Potter' Fan Film Is Going Viral

What was happening in the wizarding universe before He-Who-Must-Not-Be-Named rose to power? A group of Harry Potter fans sought to answer this …

You And Your Dog’s Guide To Avoiding Tick-Borne Illnesses

A guide explaining three of the common tickborne illnesses on the Appalachian trail affecting both you and your canine sidekick! Here are some tips …

This Map Shows Where Americans Are Being Told 'Do Not Travel' in Mexico

The State Department issued new travel warnings for parts of Mexico on Wednesday, advising American travelers to entirely avoid five regions due to …

MoviePass has had 'staggering' growth to 1.5 million subscribers — and an analyst says online ticket sites must be 'shaking in their boots'

It only took 20 days for MoviePass to go from 1 million paid subscribers to 1.5 million. And folks in the industry are starting to pay attention.<p>The movie theater subscription service is having a great new year. In a time on the calendar when there's a spike in moviegoing — with blockbusters from …

The Best Places to Stay in Tuscany

In this short guide, you'll find the best places to stay in Tuscany, from top-rated hotels in Tuscany's popular hill towns and cities to agriturismo …

Tuscany

How to Do Maui, Hawaii, Like a Local

<b>Natural Wonder: Red Sand Beach</b><br>Save your iPhone battery for plenty of photographs and pack your lightweight hikers. This small cove near Hāna gets its …

Maui

This calculator can guess how many healthy years of life you have left

<i>Click here for the Healthy Life Expectancy Calculator</i><p>As the old saying goes, the only things certain in life are death and taxes. While death is …

The Perfect Three-Day Weekend in Portland, Oregon

In a new series, Travel + Leisure explores the country's best cities, towns, and neighborhoods—one long weekend at a time.<p>If you’re looking for a …

‘Game Of Thrones’ Is Offering An Animated History Of Westeros To Hold Fans Over Until The Final Season

The final season of <i>Game Of Thrones</i> doesn’t have a confirmed premiere date yet, with a possible year to buffer between season seven and eight to give HBO a few final chances to milk everything they can out of the series. And honestly, you can’t really blame them. The show might have its fair share …

These Are The Ways The Alcohol Industry Is Distorting The Facts on Cancer Links

Time to look at Big Booze?<p>For decades, tobacco companies have been accused of engaging in dodgy tactics that actively misrepresent the science on …

Uber Just Released Their First Pitch Deck From 2008, and It Shows What You'll Need to Build a Billion-Dollar Startup | Inc.com

Despite its high-profile public relations meltdown over the past few months, the story of Uber's rise is still a fairy tale in the startup world.<p>In less than a decade, the ridesharing platform has become the most valuable startup in the US, with a market cap of $68 billion. But, like every great …

Anti-cancer breakthrough CICD can eradicate tumours, researchers say

The method, called Caspase Independent Cell Death (CICD), completely removed tumours in experimental models.<p>Current treatments like chemotherapy, …

How to Spend 7 Days Japan That Will Leave You Utterly Inspired

Looking for the ultimate Japan itinerary? We’ve mapped out a seven-day schedule that takes you from Tokyo’s neon-lit streets to Kyoto’s …

You Can Take One of America's Most Breathtaking Train Rides for Only $97

You can travel from Seattle to Los Angeles all for less than $100.<p>If you’ve ever wanted to see the West Coast without the hassle of driving, then we …

Mediterranean style diet may prevent dementia

<b>(CNN) —</b> Meals from the sunny Mediterranean have been linked to stronger bones, a healthier heart and longer life, along with a reduced risk for diabetes and high blood pressure.<p>Now you can add lowering your risk for dementia to the ever growing list of reasons to follow the Mediterranean diet or …

Holistic Medicine

These Are The World’s Finest Shoemakers You Need To Know

A quality suit is good, a nice watch is a must, but without a decent pair of shoes your first impression is likely to sink. Everyone says they’re the …

This Is the Best Island in the World

It's lined with sugar-white sand beaches and hidden coves<p>For the second year in a row and the third time since 2013, Palawan, Philippines, has won …

Mendel.ai nabs $2 million to match cancer patients with the latest clinical trials

Dr. Karim Galil was tired. He was tired of losing patients to cancer. He was tired of messy medical records. And he was tired of trying to stay on top of the avalanche of clinical trials touting one solution or another. Losing both patience and too many patients, Galil decided to create an …

Cancer Drug Proves to Be Effective Against Multiple Tumors

The 86 cancer patients were a disparate group, with tumors of the pancreas, prostate, uterus or bone. One woman had a cancer so rare there were no tested treatments. She was told to get her affairs in order.<p>Still, these patients had a few things in common. All had advanced disease that had resisted …

Cancer

Still in the midst of its debt crisis, the notion of UK travellers on a budget in Greece might induce some black humour from locals, but tourists can help the economy – and save a few euros themselves<p>Greece’s debt crisis rumbles on, making it harder for locals to go on holiday. But with 27 million …

Travel

Best ski goggles and gadgets for 2017 | CNN Travel

This startup raised $20 million to help Uber and OpenTable find customers inside other apps

Button is betting big on contextual commerce.<p>Button, a New York City-based startup that is building an affiliate network for mobile apps, has raised $20 million in a new round of funding. The round was led by Norwest Venture Partners and brings Button’s total equity financing to $34 million.<p>Button, …

The Best Places to Shop for Design-Savvy Men Photos

The term <i>bachelor pad</i> tends to conjure visions of unkempt lairs replete with stacks of dirty dishes and mismatched furniture. But plenty of guys of all ages take pride in their homes, and for good reason: There are many stylish design companies geared toward men determined to outfit their pads in …

Ralph Lauren

Top 5 Things To Do In The Valleys & Coastlines Of Liguria, Italy

Related: Top Five Best<p>I love visiting Italy and bringing you new things to do and see while you’re here so I have put together my top 5 best things …