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The Overly-Attached Girlfriend Explains How To Become A Viral Internet Star By Age 21

<b>Click for sound.</b><p>Laina is only 21, but she has a knack for making content go viral.<p>While on a leave of absence from school, she posted her first-ever YouTube video. It was in response to a Justin Bieber contest. Bieber asked fans to turn lyrics for his hit song "Boyfriend" into "Girlfriend." Laina, …

West Virginia House Of Delegates Calls For Citizens United Constitutional Amendment

The Democratic-controlled West Virginia House of Delegates voted Thursday to call on Congress to enact a constitutional amendment overturning the Citizens United Supreme Court decision.<p>The resolution, which passed 60-39, asks for Congress to draft a constitutional amendment which would allow for …

According to Starbucks, Chief Justice John Roberts Is a Victim of Credit Card Fraud

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>This week was a big week for Chief Justice John Roberts. The two days of oral arguments tied to …

Barbara Walters to Retire—Really

Get a hanky. Lloyd Grove talks to a few stunned TV news colleagues on an unthinkable end of an era.<p>The idea that Barbara Walters would ever hang it …

Dozens of Atlanta Teachers Indicted in Cheating Scandal

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>A grand jury has indicted 35 school administrators and teachers for their alleged part in the …

Changes coming fast for Supreme Court

With the old guard disappearing into retirement, and a new breed of cases coming to the fore, the Supreme Court is entering a period of dramatic change: By the end of 2014, only one judge – Chief Justice Beverley McLachlin – will have spent more than a decade on Canada's top bench.<p>The centres of …

Pope's foot-wash a final straw for traditionalists

VATICAN CITY (AP) — Pope Francis has won over many hearts and minds with his simple style and focus on serving the world's poorest, but he has devastated traditionalist Catholics who adored his predecessor, Benedict XVI, for restoring much of the traditional pomp to the papacy.<p>Francis' decision to …

Google adds live transit updates to Maps for NYC, DC, and Salt Lake

The difficulty for Google is to keep up with all of the transit options, especially when it comes to live information. Today, it announced updates …

InterContinental sells its London Park Lane hotel to Qatari group

One of London’s most prestigious hotels was today bought by the Qataris for more than £400 million.<p>The five-star, 13-storey InterContinental London …

Room 77 hires ex-Jetsetter Patterson as CEO after vertical search

After a several-month CEO search, the heavily-funded hotel search startup Room 77 has its first official CEO: Jetsetter co-founder and CEO Drew …

Lessons I've Learned at 35,000 Feet

I've always felt that marriage equality is a right, not a privilege. Full disclosure...I also have many friends who are LGBT. Because I work for an airline people sometimes presume that's the reason I have close friends from said community. Truth be told, that's not the case. If you don't have any …

Around The World As Traveler, Not A Tourist

When Chris Phillips decided to circumnavigate the globe, it wasn't an attempt to emulate the travels of his fellow quintessential Englishman, Michael Palin. Nor was it an attempt to tread the imaginary path of Jules Verne's, Phileas Fogg. His inspiration to travel the world was far simpler and more …

Seven Things You Should Always Wear On A Plane

Dressing appropriately for air travel means knowing what will keep you comfortable on the plane. And, given the cramped seats and various temperature changes on flights, this isn't always easy. The following seven items, which provide plenty of comfort plus a touch of style, are essential for any …

United: Fewer flights, higher fares, what a great business

United Airlines CEO Jeff Smisek thinks the airline business is transforming into a profitable industry, thanks to fewer flights and higher …

Nostalgia and the loss of community in America

IN AN AMERICAN ERA that’s largely settled into an ethos of comfort and security, it’s the freaks who most embody the spirit of individuality, …

American Airlines retirees' poignant letters to court on their benefits post-merger

As the federal bankruptcy judge signed off Wednesday on the $11 billion merger of American Airlines and US Airways, a few things are still unclear: …

Republicans question allowing Saudi Arabia into trusted traveler entry program

House Homeland Security Chairman Mike McCaul (R-Texas) is pressing for answers about why the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) has begun talks to …

The Overpacker's Guide to Carry-on Success (Video)

Hello, my name is Quia Querisma and I am an overpacker. It doesn't matter where I'm going, I need multiple pairs of shoes, a swimsuit, pajamas, multiple handbags, and wardrobe options. Just that statement alone probably triggers thoughts of "her royal highness's matched luggage." Believe it or not, …

Airline brand identities: The grown-up, the hipster and the meanie

Quirky, even wacky identities are the hallmark of several carriers that pay good money for this branding. Let’s look at three airline images then …

Sky-high cocktails: Virgin Atlantic leads the way on in-flight mixology

Airlines are enticing new customers by serving exceptional cocktails in business- and first-class flights, but mixing drinks at 35,000ft isn’t always …

LaGuardia Airport: A Guide To New York's LGA

Whether you're an old LGA pro or planning your first trip through this aerodrome named after New York's most famous mayor, we hope you'll find this mini guide helpful.<p><b>Public transportation</b><p>Who says everything in New York is expensive? They obviously haven't seen the inside of the M60 bus, operated …

Travel Stress Relief: 10 Helpful Products For Unwinding On The Go

Frequent (and not-so-frequent) flyers know that travel can be draining, stressful and downright anxiety-inducing. But long flights and airport time don't have to be a bad experience -- if you come prepared.<p>Make your next long flight as stress-free as possible by planning ahead and bringing along a …