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A peek at Uniworld's newest cruise ship, the Maria Theresa

The real Maria Theresa ruled the 18th century Hapsburg dynasty, which included Austria, Hungary, Croatia, Bohemia and other choice parts of Northern Europe, for 40 years.<p>The river cruise ship that bears her name will launch March 26 in Amsterdam with a regal ceremony of its own, according to a …

Use a 'Fake' Location to Get Cheaper Plane Tickets

I can’t explain airline pricing but I do know some plane tickets can be cheaper depending on where you buy them or, even better, where you <i>appear</i> to …

New York City

2-Faced Cat Named Frank and Louie Dies at Age 15

The two-faced cat, named Frank and Louie, has died at the ripe old age of 15.<p>Frank and Louie was rushed to the Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine …

This Disk In Your Pants Tells you to Sit Up And Breathe Into Your Belly

Breathing and sitting up straight are two elements that engineer duo Andre Persidsky and Alex Ahlund believe are key to getting a handle on stress and wellbeing. The two life-long meditators and serial entrepreneurs came together to create Prana, a patent-pending clip-on disk that monitors how your …

The Secret of Successful Travel in France

In a response to anarticle by Pamela Druckerman in the <i>New York Times</i> about "being French," someone described his experiences bumming cigarettes when he was broke during his last six weeks in Paris:<p>The phrase "<i>Puis-je prendre une cigarette</i>," made certain people look like my question made them …

France