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WATCH: When Noble Lynxes Square Off, The Call Of The Wild Gets A Bit ... Whiny

Guys, we get it. As another esteemed journalistic enterprise once said: It only Tuesday.<p>It could be the meetings. The impossible co-workers. The equally impossible children, if you've got them, whingeing from the backseat as you arrive at the grocery store to find the checkout lines already snaking …

A Rare Corpse Flower Is About to Bloom Any Second Now in Arizona

Watch it happen live at the Tucson Botanical Gardens.<p>It’s about to get real stinky in Arizona. A rare corpse flower named "Rosie" is expected to …

New Orleans celebrates 300 years of survival from storms, floods, revolts and newcomers

NEW ORLEANS — Ever since Canadian-born French explorer Jean-Baptiste Le Moyne de Bienville chose the swampy, flood-prone bend in the lower Mississippi River in 1718 as the spot for a new French colony, New Orleans has been a non-stop roller coaster of historical events.<p><i>Nouvelle-Orléans</i>, as it was …

Dordogne holiday guide: what to see plus the best restaurants and hotels

The Dordogne comes close to offering everything that travellers head to France for: beautiful chateaux, traditional French gastronomy, a bucolic landscape of vineyards, forests and rivers. Picturesque fortified villages, such as Beynac, La Roque Gageac and Eymet (site of an unexpected pre-Brexit …

France

Start from 0! This low-impact workout is perfect for beginners

If you want to start exercising, but have no idea where to begin, this is the workout for you. It's low-impact and suitable for beginners of all ages.<p>This three-circuit routine will target your entire body. Circuit one targets your lower body, circuit two targets your upper body, and circuit three …

Workouts

The safest places in Mexico for travelers

“Is Mexico safe?” It’s a question many American travelers have asked themselves, especially in the wake of a sweeping security alert for Mexico issued by the U.S. State Department in early March 2018. Such travel advisories can be confusing, but this one is pretty clear and even includes a …

Mexico

Vacation Photo Tips: Using Photoshop to Remove Tourists Who Clutter Up Your Shot (VIDEO)

It’s often helpful to include people in travel photos, to add a sense of scale and local interest. Other times, like when photographing famous …

Worried about what Facebook knows about you? Check out Google

Upset about how much of your data Facebook has? Wait until you see what Google has got on you.<p>Dylan Curran, an information technology consultant, took a look at just what Google knew about him. Even with his experience as a web developer, he was shocked.<p>"I was really like: 'Oh, my God. This is …

Social Media

How to Remove People From Complicated Images Automatically Using Photoshop

Beautiful places are of course something many of us want to photograph, but the problem is often that there are constantly people in the shot at such …

Tutorials

Protect Your Privacy With a Burner Phone Number

It’s an easy way to avoid telemarketers.<p>If you're sick of being inundated by phone calls from unlisted or unrecognizable numbers — from politicians, …

How to Get Certified In One of the Most In-Demand Jobs Today

If you’re looking for job security, check out these IT courses.<p>For most of us, our jobs can’t be done without the internet. Cable and wireless …

Anthony Bourdain Cringes When Travelers Make These 3 Mistakes

There are two types of people in this world, according to Anthony Bourdain: travelers and tourists. You don't have to be an avid fan of his …

Cancun has a major murder problem

While Cancun is known for its spectacular white sand beaches and turquoise waters, the tourist hotspot is in the grips of a brutal and growing crime …

See the Gorgeous Photos and Costumes of Fabiola Jean-Louis, Reimagining European History Through the Lens of ‘Black Freedom’

On View<p>Show of the Day: "Re-writing History" at Alan Avery Art Gallery, Atlanta.<p>,<p>FABIOLA JEAN-LOUIS<p>“Re-writing History” <br>Alan Avery Art Gallery, …

Art

10 Gmail extensions that can boost your productivity

E-mail plug-ins you didn't know you needed but really do.<p>There’s a reason Gmail has become so popular — it’s free, it’s easy to use and it keeps evolving. To top it all off, Gmail offers even more improvements through the use of extensions, which are optional, user-installed upgrades that add new …

Gmail

This Man Is Organising A Boycott Of The World’s Biggest Cruise Ship Operator Over Same-Sex Marriage In Bermuda

Jamison Firestone cancelled a cruise in protest over Cunard's refusal to stop flying the flag of Bermuda, which recently became the first jurisdiction in the world to repeal same-sex marriage.<p>The world’s largest leisure travel company is facing a boycott for refusing to pull its fleets out of …

Donald Trump Jr. Attacks Olympian Adam Rippon On Twitter

"What would your father say about you spreading FAKE NEWS? SAD!"<p>Like father, like son.<p>Donald Trump Jr. used Twitter to launch an unprovoked attack on U.S. Olympic figure skater Adam Rippon on Tuesday night.<p>President Donald Trump’s eldest son responded to a report in The Hill that said Rippon, 28, …

When to Use an Open Aperture in Landscape Photography

<i>“I am somewhat puzzled when I read about professional landscape photography where they use fast lenses such as f2.8 or f1.4</i>. <i>Why do they use these</i> …

How to Ask for a Raise and Deal with Conflict

Knowing how your body naturally reacts when confronted could help you in negotiations, including when you’re asking for a raise at work.

Classic Beef Barley Soup Recipe

When it's cold outside, having soup is as natural as wrapping yourself in a warm blanket and covering your feet with thermal socks. This classic beef …

Cooking

Learn how to grow cucumbers vertically to get the most productive plant

Gardening isn’t just an activity reserved for persons with large backyards. Even though this is well-known throughout, a lot of people are …

The Easy Way to Grow Loads of Potatoes: In a Trash Can

Potatoes are one excellent staple crop to grow in the home garden, but isn’t there a lot of digging and back pain involved?Not necessarily! You can …

Chisel Your Core With This Glute And Hamstring Workout

If you want shredded abs, you can't overlook your hips and glutes<p>If you are looking for a strong and shredded core and increased athletic performance, the hips and glutes cannot be overlooked. "Hip stability is a crucial aspect for both high performance and general health," says Andy Speer, creator …

Partner of Slain French Policeman Gives Moving Eulogy at Paris Memorial

Photographer Verner Degray generously shares photos of the guys who come through his studio. Meet Dylan.<p>There’s Los Angeles and then there’s Venice. …

Officials: Early airport security helped disrupt Istanbul attack

ISTANBUL — A new security regimen at Ataturk airport apparently helped disrupt the plans of three terrorists looking to penetrate deeper into the terminal and wreak more havoc, Turkey's prime minister said Wednesday.<p>The attackers' suicide bombs killed 42 people, but the death toll was likely lower …