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11 Gifts Perfect for Anyone Who Loves New York City

You don't have to live in the Big Apple to rep it.<p>Even if they don't live in the big city, you can still give them a gift that evokes a tiny piece of it. From New York's finest institutions to its street style to its art, here are 11 items honoring the cultural capital of the world.

Condé Nast

The 14 Best Winter Boots for Under $200

Stay warm all season long.<p>Put it off as long as you want, but there comes a day in winter where you just can't wait any longer. You must pull out your heavy-duty winter boots. Winter weather is unforgiving—but they'll keep you warm and dry. If you're looking for a new pair that won't cost you an …

Shoes

11 things I wish I knew before traveling to Hawaii

Hawaii is one of the best destinations to escape the winter blues, so for you to make the most of your time away from the mainland, we’ve compiled a …

Scientists warn of huge earthquakes in 2018 due to Earth’s slowing rotation

High-budget Hollywood disaster flicks love to make up weird natural phenomena to vaguely explain why a bunch of crazy catastrophes are about to …

Geology

If You Want to Increase the Value of Your Home, Paint Your Kitchen This Color

This trick can earn you A LOT of extra money.<p>We already knew Americans have an obsession with the color blue, but it turns out, it's a phenomenon that translates to real estate, too! Zillow's 2017 Paint Colors Analysis found that homes with blue bathrooms (often powder blue or periwinkle) sold for …

Chefs Anthony Bourdain and José Andrés on the Art of the Perfect Paella (Hint: It's All about the Fire)

Chef and television host Anthony Bourdain, Roads and Kingdoms publisher Matt Goulding, and Chef José Andrés discuss the finer points of paella at the …

Anthony Bourdain

The 4 best backyard pool hacks to keep you cool this summer

Better than sprinklers<p>It’s officially summer, and as temperatures rise, millions of people will be wishing they could afford the ultimate hot-weather luxury: a swimming pool.<p>But whether you live in a city apartment or a suburban 3-bedroom, a private pool is probably not in the cards. Most …

These Are The Best Cuts Of Steak To Grill

If you're gonna spend your money, make sure it's on the right cut.<p>You can’t just buy a hunk of meat, throw it on the grill and expect to eat a tasty feast. It <i>could</i> happen if luck is on your side, but if you buy the wrong cut of meat chances are you’ll end up with a tough, chewy meal that will feel …

Tesla Model 3 could set the charging standard for electric vehicles

Electric vehicles and charging infrastructure always had a ‘chicken and egg’ problem. What comes first? The electric vehicles or the charging stations. As with most things, the truth lies between the two. Both the global EV fleet and charging networks have grown side-by-side.<p>But it has led to …

Find Real Estate, Homes for Sale, Apartments & Houses for Rent - realtor.com®

× It looks like Cookies are disabled in your browser. For the best experience, please enable cookies when using our site.<p>Blocked IP Address<p>Your IP …

Real Estate

You Don't Really Need an Anti-Virus App Anymore

Ten years ago the first thing you needed to load on a brand new computer were anti-virus and malware applications. The internet was a mine field of …

1957 Porsche 356A Outlaw - Jay Leno's Garage

Classic Cars

The Madridification of Barcelona: How Barca went from 'Més que un club' to just another global superbrand

Part 1 - Empire State<p><b>“Barça is a global club. But the world is a big place, and right now we are occupying very little space.”</b><p><i>Josep Bartomeu, Barcelona president</i><p>Last September, Barcelona opened their first office in New York, and they decided to make a bit of an entrance. Outside the Waldorf …

Soccer

The Slave Who Outwitted George Washington

<i>Erica Armstrong Dunbar</i>| Never Caught: The Washingtons’ Relentless Pursuit of Their Runaway Slave Ona Judge | <i>Atria / 37 Ink</i> | <i>March 2017</i> | <i>19 minutes</i> …

These two baby boys are twins, but an Italian court says they aren’t brothers

MILAN — Fifteen months ago in California, a surrogate mother gave birth to twin boys. The babies were the sons of a gay Italian couple who had used in vitro fertilization to have children.<p>But when the two men returned to Milan with their newborns, a clerk at the registry office refused to …

Pregnancy

Day Trip To The Most Beautiful Hot Springs In America This Winter

There’s nothing better than a hot springs adventure. However you get there: hiking, driving, snowmobiling… you just <i>know</i> that you have this incredible payoff waiting for you. Because soon you’ll be soaking in a sparkling, hot water pool with breath-taking vistas surrounding you. It’s an incredible …

Hiking

Renting an Airbnb in New York City? What You Should Know About the New Law

Airbnb in the Big Apple just got a little more complicated.<p>On Friday, New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo signed a bill into law that cracks down on the …

Housing

Roku introduces 5 new streaming players, including the tiny Roku Express

If you've been thinking about upgrading your streaming setup, Roku just gave you five new options to choose from.<p>The company unveiled its new line of …

Televisions

VW's new electric car will cost less, and go farther than, Tesla's Model 3

Volkswagen unveiled a new long-range electric car Tuesday in Paris, and, in terms of cost and range, it's miles ahead of anything coming to market soon.<p>The car, called the I.D., is expected to cost less than $30,000, which is less than both the Tesla Model 3 and the Chevrolet Bolt. It will have …

Volkswagen

Blink wireless security cameras run for two years on a pair of AA batteries

Hands-on with the anywhere (but outside) camera<p>Over the last year or so we’ve seen an uptick in availability of small and relatively cheap wireless security cameras. I mean truly wireless, using Wi-Fi to transmit data and batteries to provide power. That magical combination of features allows this …

Smart Homes

GoTenna's new communicator crowd sources for a better signal

If you're a fan of exploring the great outdoors, especially in areas of devoid of cell service, you may have already sought out a GoTenna. These walkie-talkie-like enablers pair with your mobile device via Bluetooth so you can send messages and GPS data to others in the area using radio …

‘The Trickster’ Triumph Bonneville T100 – Macco Motors

Written by Martin HodgsonFor a century now limited production run motorcycles have been a mainstay of the industry, from companies like Bimota and …

Motorcycles

Afghanistan’s enigmatic food secret

At the centre of one of the Earth’s harshest environments, on the border of Afghanistan and Tajikistan, two cookbook authors have found “a profoundly human place”.<p>In May 2016, a cookbook on one of the most remote and enigmatic cultures in the world won the title of Best Cookbook Of The Year at the …

Books

I flew on an all-business-class airline I had never heard of, and it was one of the best travel experiences I've ever had

And this was the only big trip most of us would be taking this year, so we were willing to spend a bit more.<p>The next day, he sent over a few options. We could fly economy from New York to Heathrow for about $800 per person, premium economy for $1,500, or business class on a big-name airline for …

Drop Everything And Head To Viñales, Cuba. NOW.

This is the Cuba we've been dreaming of.<p>Now that getting to Cuba is a little easier, we're giddy just thinking of all the new travel possibilities. And Viñales, a rural town in Western Cuba, is smack dab at the top of our list.<p>Viñales is the perfect combination of natural beauty and traditional …

This Is The Last Ad Ever For The Most Interesting Man In The World

And in a flash of light, he was gone. A man who once ran a marathon because it was on his way. A man whose blood smells like cologne. A man who’s won a lifetime achievement award, twice. He doesn’t always drink beer, but when he does, you know what beer he drinks.<p>Since the launch of The Most …

Cinco de Mayo

Lamprich Center / Alexander Jermyn Architecture

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> The Lamprich Center is a 16,000 square foot, ground up medical office building, designed and constructed …

CalPERS settles with Moody's for $130 million in ratings case

Moody's Corp. will pay $130 million to the<p>California Public Employees' Retirement Systemto settle allegations that the ratings agency acted negligently by giving top scores to ultimately toxic investments that cost the pension fund hundreds of millions of dollars, CalPERS said Wednesday.<p>CalPERS …

Finance

Chinese firefighters paid high price in blasts that water may have triggered

The burned-out husk of a fire engine sits amid a field of rubble, its windows blown out, hoses and candy apple-red helmets scattered across the charred earth.<p>The haunting image, captured on video, went viral on China's social media networks after massive explosions Wednesday that killed at least 85 …

China