Evan Callahan

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Hit the Rails for the Best Cuyahoga Valley Experience

Travel<p>Take one national park, add in a scenic railroad, and the result is magic.<p>There are many ways to experience Ohio’s picturesque Cuyahoga Valley National Park—hiking, biking, canoeing—but the most evocative is a ride on the Cuyahoga Valley Scenic Railroad.<p>This line of historic train cars winds …

National Parks

Buying Your First “Real” Watch? Here Are Five to Consider

<i>Originally published on Hodinkee.</i><p>The two major watch shows of the year–SIHH and Baselworld–are now both firmly behind us, which means that we know …

Watches

This possibly homicidal MotoGP rider is your sports villain of the week/year/decade

Maybe you don't remember <i>Road Rash</i>. It's a little obscure, which doesn't exactly make for great opening paragraph reference material, but it was a '90s racing video game franchise that blended open roads, Soundgarden jams, Easy Ridin' choppers, and PvP combat—including chain-wrapped fists, baseball …

Chile Aims to Be a Developed Country, Economy Minister Valente Says – Bloomberg

Chile Aims to Be a Developed Country, Economy Minister Valente Says<p>Chile Aims to Be a Developed Country, Economy Minister Valente Says<p>Chile Aims to …

Markets

FEATURE-Amazon eyes Chilean skies as it seeks to datamine the stars

SANTIAGO, Sept 4 (Reuters) - Amazon.com is in talks with Chile to house and mine massive amounts of data generated by the country's giant telescopes, …

Latin America

10 Incredible Driving Roads in the USA

Few countries in the world can claim the geographical accolades that the United States can. We are a country flanked by the two largest oceans in the …

Hiking

Red Wing Chelsea Boot

Red Wing has carved its name into the American story with tough, dependable footwear for miners, paratroopers, and 9-to-5 warriors. Their Chelsea …

The 7 Foods a Cardiologist Wants You to Start Eating

Listen up: Cardiovascular disease remains the leading cause of death in the U.S. The numbers make this reality even more frightening. Studies done by …

Ste. Michelle CEO Ted Baseler retiring after 34 years with Woodinville winery

Ted Baseler, who is stepping down as the president and CEO of Ste. Michelle Wine Estates, led the Woodinville winery to the top of the world’s wine …

Beeline Moto GPS Unit – Motorcycle GPS For The 21st Century

Reading time: about 2 minutes.<p>Design<br>• Gadgets<br>• Gear<p>The Beeline Moto is a GPS unit designed to do away with bulky touchscreens and strip navigation down …

Watch this gorgeous documentary on the Isle of Man TT

It’s wild that the race continues on to this day…<p>The Isle of Man TT race is an amazing event. I was fortunate to attend once a few years back and, …

Genetic Tests Can Hurt Your Chances Of Getting Some Types Of Insurance

Taking a genetic test in your 20s or 30s could, indeed, affect your ability to get long-term-care insurance later — or at least the price you'll pay. And people who are considering enrolling in Medicare <i>after</i> age 65 would do well to read the fine print of the sign-up rules. Readers have insurance …

Insurance Industry

6 reasons to get a vacuum sealer (that aren't just food storage)

Far from a gimmicky infomercial product, vacuum sealers are incredibly useful at preserving food. They exploded in popularity in the late 90s and early 2000s with the rise of Foodsaver (shout out to everyone who remembers those infomercials), but then sort of faded into the background of the …

23andMe, Ancestry and others agree to genetic privacy guidelines

They’ll obtain ‘express consent’ before sharing certain data.<p>A number of genetic testing companies, including 23andMe and Ancestry, have signed onto a set of guidelines that aim to address consumer privacy concerns, the <i>Washington Post</i> reports. The privacy best practices, drafted alongside the …

Argentinian Beef Empanadas

Makes about 36<p>There are as many variations of empanadas as there are cooks in Argentina. This version was developed by BA contributor Gaby Melian, who is from Buenos Aires and was taught as a little girl by family members how to make them. After years of perfecting her method, she prefers the …

Recipes

5 Ways to Make Enough Side Money to Eventually Quit Your Job

Nearly everyone dreams of quitting his or her day job, whether it’s tomorrow, next year or in the next decade. However, there is a wide chasm between …

Stephen Colbert Made an Ad for 'Slightly Radioactive' Wine

In 2011, an earthquake and tsunami in Japan nuclear meltdown at the Fukushima Daiichi plant resulting in 16,000 deaths, none of which is a laughing …

15 Houseplants That Can Remove Toxins In Your Home

"Formaldehyde? I don't know her." —Your home.<p><b>Read more:</b><p>• Here's How To Slice An Aloe Vera Leaf<p>• Only An Expert Plant Parent Can Get 9/12 On This Quiz<p>• 9 Natural Ways To Keep Mosquitoes At Bay This Summer

Plants

Chile: Come For The Government Support, Stay For The Scene

<i>What’s it like to up sticks and move to Santiago? Two foreign entrepreneurs who relocated to Chile share their experiences moving to the Latin American startup hub.</i><p>Chile is probably not the first country most Americans think of when they’re searching their minds for a dynamic player in the global …

Chile just created 10 million acres of protected parkland

Water<p>New fog nets can capture up to 180 liters of water per day out of a thin air<p>New Scientist<p>Health<p>Adding oranges to your diet could preserve your …

South America’s Most Luxurious Train Just Got a Little More Lavish

No mode of transportation is as romanticized as train travel, and there’s good reason why. Taking in breathtaking scenery while enjoying all of the …

South America

Wine Offers Chile a Silver Lining to Trump-Shaped Storm Cloud

Days after President Donald Trump exchanged the latest blows of an escalating trade war with China, Chilean wine makers are smelling an …

Killing Kroger: How Can Retailer Fend Off Threat From Amazon, Walmart And Aldi?

The title of this article was inspired by the globally popular book series by author Bill O’Reilly. The title is appropriate because in many ways, Kroger is a company being targeted by competitors, primarily Walmart, Amazon and Aldi, intent on killing Kroger’s ability to compete. When enough market …

How to make the perfect gin and tonic

Gin is the spirit of the moment. It's been riding high for quite some time now, but it's not to everyone's tastes.<p>If you're happy with that, so are …

U.S. Army develops algorithm that shows how to get ‘optimal alertness’ from caffeine

Everyone knows a morning cup of coffee helps you stay focused throughout the day, even after a bad night’s sleep.<p>But what’s not obvious is when and …

Sleep

Travel Shoes Should Look Good and Pack Light, Like This New Pair

What makes a good travel shoe? It’s hard to say, and the answer likely varies <i>widely</i> from person to person. Some will favor the ruggedness of a hiking …

Kroger Precision Marketing Launches Boosted Products in Search

CINCINNATI, May 30, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- The Kroger Co. (NYSE: KR), through Kroger Precision Marketing powered by 84.51°, will launch <i>Boosted Products</i> …

Kroger Goes on a Hiring Spree

<b>Kroger Company</b> (NYSE: KR) had a decent fourth quarter by the numbers. The company reported adjusted EPS of $0.63, in line with analyst estimates, and revenue of $31 billion, beating the consensus by $200 million. Instead of shares rallying on the report, they sharply sold off due to …

Kroger Fires a Shot in the Grocery Battle With E-Commerce Deal

Kroger Co. is showing some fight.<p>The largest U.S. grocery chain, battered by doubts that it can thrive as Amazon and Walmart siphon off food …