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Researchers offer new details how they found a 300-year-old ship that sank with $17 billion in treasure

<b>(CNN) —</b> For decades, researchers and governments have searched for a Spanish ship that sank more than 300 years ago, carrying gold and silver worth $17 billion today.<p>Trying to find the San Jose' has often been called the "holy grail of shipwrecks." It was finally discovered off the coast of …

Archaeology

Top 10 Places to Visit with Guests in Washington, DC

Go Beyond the Mall and Visit These Great Places in Washington DC<p>When family and friends come to visit from out-of-town, here are some suggestions of …

Mount Vernon

We Found the 5 Best Hot Springs in California, So Leave the Beach Behind

California has long been known for its beaches, and their appeal has always been clear. The warm sand, crashing waves, and blue ocean all seem to …

California

The 10 Most Romantic Island Destinations in the United States

Romantic islands perfect for a couple's getaway, a special celebration, or even a wedding ceremony are closer than you think. All of these island …

National Parks

A Two-Story Cocktail Palace Opens at the Historic Hotel Figueroa in Downtown LA

<b>Dushan Zaric</b> of NYC’s Employees Only bar has been on a tear lately, recently opening a branch of his iconic cocktail spot in West Hollywood. He’s also been tasked with launching bar spaces inside the multi-faceted and historic Hotel Figueroa in Downtown LA, and its latest addition is called <b>Rick’s</b>, …

Los Angeles

Fender's excellent desktop app for learning to play songs is now free

Fender’s $35 Riffstation desktop app, which helps you break down songs to learn its chords and riffs at your own pace, is now available for free on macOS and Windows.<p>Fire it up, open an MP3 or CD track, and Riffstation will break it down to show you the chords for the entire song. You can also slow …

Guitar

Get the "Most Bang For Your Buck" With This Trainer's Top 10 Exercises For Strength

Why do you work out? Some do it for fun, others for stress relief, some are looking to make a major transformation, and others simply want to look and feel stronger. If you fall into the last category and are looking to get stronger, personal trainer Rob Allen has shared his top 10 exercises to do …

Workouts

The Best New Rock Albums That Dropped This Week

As we round out the first half of 2018, it’s frankly astounding how many great rock records we’ve received thus far this year. From indie artists on the come-up to classic acts padding their already-impressive discographies, it’s not just the amount, but the range of different sounds and textures …

Music

The best vacation rentals with ocean views

<b>(CNN) —</b> You know you're on vacation when you fall asleep to the sound of the waves lapping against the shore and wake up to the sun rising over a watery horizon.<p>Just ask Sebastiaan Bedaux, a keen traveler who has compiled stunning ocean-based vacation rentals into a new book: "Ocean View: The …

New Zealand

The Art of Practicing (and Getting Motivated to Practice)

0<p>SHARES<p>We all know the old joke. A man is walking down the streets of Manhattan and someone approaches him for directions, asking, "How do you get to …

Flute

The Most Unlikely D.A. In America

He’s a biker attorney who specialized in getting small-time defendants off. He’s considered a gang member by Texas police. And now he’s the county’s chief prosecutor. Can Mark Gonzalez change the system?<p>CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas—A year into Mark Gonzalez’s first term as district attorney of Nueces …

Domestic Violence

Snoop Dogg Shares Photoshopped Image Of Kanye West As a White Dude

Snoop Dogg has not shied away from straight up roasting Kanye West for his recent political thoughts, even saying the rapper is headed for "<i>Get Out</i> …

Snoop Dogg

GQ Shops: The Watch & Accessories Edit

Bad shoes or a weak watch can take the wind out of any man’s sails, so do your suit a favour and pair it with GQ's pick of the most stylish and …

Men's Fashion

The 10 Best Blacked-Out Watches You Can Buy in 2018

In 1972, Ferdinand Alexander Porsche, the grandson of Ferdinand Porsche and designer of the legendary 911, split from the carmaker to start his own …

Watches

These 7 Chronographs Sport Our New Favorite Colorway

It’s funny — as classic as the panda dial is, it’s been a relatively rare sight on modern watches for some time now. The black-and-white, …

Watches

The 30 Best Watches Under $1,000 (Updated for 2018) • Gear Patrol

One of the biggest misconceptions about buying a watch is that it needs to be expensive to be <i>nice</i>, when, in fact, many watches under a grand prove …

Watches

Seiko Takes A Stab At Rugged Digital Watches With Their 200m Waterproof Prospex Fieldmaster

Seiko Prospex Fieldmaster Watch<p>Posted in Gear<p>Casio isn’t the only watch brand from across the Pacific producing digital timepieces for use in rugged …

Watches

10 Gorgeous Non-Open-String Chords

128<p>SHARES<p>A few weeks back, David Walliman shared his top 10 favorite open-string chords that can be moved on the fretboard.<p>In this new video, he …

Electric Guitar

Full-Body Gym Workout for Men

Muscle mass in men begins to decline around age 30 and bone mass begins to decline around age 40. According to an article from Harvard Health …

Editors' Picks: The Five Best Starter Watches Of 2018

The two major watch shows of the year – SIHH and Baselworld – are now both firmly behind us, which means that we know most of the new watches that …

Watches

You Can Only Buy IWC’s New Vintage-Style Chronograph Online

IWC has just unveiled the latest addition to its Pilot’s Watch lineup: a vintage-inspired chronograph reminiscent of the brand’s Fliegerchronograph …

What do Stone Temple Pilots, Phish, Led Zeppelin and the Beatles Have in Common? This Progression

316<p>SHARES<p>Resuming our recent survey of popular, appealing chord progressions (see <i>GW</i> February and April 2018), I’d now like to cite some great, …

All Of The Best Indie Rock Playlists On Spotify

Playlists have quickly become the preferred method of music consumption for a generation, leading artists like Drake to toy with the idea of releasing music in a playlist format, and labels to turn to Spotify influencers as the new gatekeepers disseminating their artists to the masses. But not all …

Chase Announces the Marriott Rewards Premier Plus Credit Card

Monday was a huge day for Marriott Rewards and Starwood Preferred Guest members, and a key question many folks have wanted answered is what would …

The Suunto 3 Fitness Watch is Both Stylish and Affordable

in Fitness, Watches on<p>2 Shares<p>2<p>Suunto has revealed (almost) everything you could want to know about its latest fitness-tracking watch, which the …

San Cristobal review: Welcome to the hippest new hotel in Mexico

Open since April 2017, Hotel San Cristóbal is the latest offering from Liz Lambert of Bunkhouse – the brains behind five thriving Texan boutique …

Mexico Travel

Hatchet-spade multi-tool looks perfect for bush people, survivalists and lumberjacks

When packed up, the 3.2-lb (1.5-kg) Combar Pro looks like a simple club or baton. Aclim8 promises it has manipulated the aluminum, stainless steel …

Redwood National Park: Magnificent trees, a comfy inn and plenty of adventure

It’s hard to go wrong in Redwood National and State Parks, where magnificent stands of redwoods tower above a sea of ferns. Herds of Roosevelt elk do …

The Best Beaches in Europe

1 of 8<p>Navagio, Zakynthos Island, Greece<p>Advertisement<p>2 of 8<p>Calanque d’en Vau, Cassis, France<p>3 of 8<p>Rabbit Beach, Lampedusa, Italy<p>Advertisement<p>4 of …

Mountain Getaways in Washington State

The Cascade Mountains take up a large chunk of the state of Washington, separating the wet and mild western section from the dry and more extreme …