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Google Maps Now Lets You Scale Yosemite’s El Capitan Mountain

El Capitan is already something I associate almost by default with Mac OS X, but it was a real mountain before that – millions of years before Apple previewed OS X 10.11, in fact, though it only got its name in 1851. Anyways, it’s the real mountain, not the Apple operating system, that Google now …

Maps

Get Organized: Inspiration from the Best Closets

To fuel spring-cleaning motivation, a roundup of the most distinctive closets from the archives<p>It’s springtime—and that means spring-cleaning time. Whether you’re in the market for a five-figure wardrobe overhaul or simply decluttering for summer, organizing your closet will go a long way towards …

Archives

5 Fresh Vegetable Dishes That Put Spring in Your Step

Spring has officially sprung. Eating a little lighter just feels good. These fresh vegetable dishes will help you get into the spring spirit (and perhaps your summer swimsuit).<p><b>1. Sautéed Asparagus and Peas</b><p>Buttery and slightly sweet, this combination of green peas, shallots and asparagus feels like …

Asparagus

Bob Hope gets little thanks for all the memories

To the boomer generation, seeing Bob Hope on TV or in the movies was like spending time with cranky relatives. Sure, there were a lot of great memories — the World War II shows, the "Road" movies with Bing Crosby — but it also was a little stale, and the jokes, well, they were ancient or worse.<p>It …

37 Surprisingly Chic Gifts Under $25

Don't show a soul your receipts because these finds look très expensive.<p>It doesn't take bells and whistles to show your loved ones how well you know them. These thoughtful gift ideas are guaranteed to be some of the best birthday, anniversary, or just because gifts they've ever gotten.

Ray Rice drawing interest from teams

At least four teams have expressed interest in recently reinstated running back Ray Rice, including Indianapolis and New Orleans, though the Colts …

NFL

American Rock Gods: Guy Webster's Intimate Portraits

Photographer Guy Webster captured everyone from Hendrix to Dylan and the Stones in their counterculture heyday.<p>Guy Webster

See Inside The Hamptons Home Renee Zellweger Just Listed For $4.45 Million

The movie star is making a lot of changes these days, including selling her classic Hamptons home.<p><i>Getty/Douglas Elliman Real Estate</i><p>Renee Zellweger is switching things up again, this time by putting her charming Hamptons home on the market for $4.45 million, according to Curbed. The 2000 square foot …

Thanksgiving Day Parade in Pictures

Horrible Bosses 2

We gave it a <b>B-</b><p>As unnecessary sequels go, <b>Horrible Bosses 2</b> isn’t half bad. Once again Jason Bateman, Charlie Day, and Jason Sudeikis play three idiots …

Could This Be the Most Expensive Apartment in New York?

If you've made it to the top in your career, this 96th floor New York City penthouse apartment is a fitting abode. This article originally appeared on ELLEDECOR.com.<p><i>CIM Group</i><p>There's no shortage of fabulous real estate available right now for New York's super rich: there's this $98 million Upper …

New York City

Paddington review – a bear-hug of a family treat

Ben Whishaw proves the perfect voice for a CGI Paddington as endearing as the old 70s favourite<p>What headline-grabbing scandals have attended the return of Paddington Bear! First, there was his conscious uncoupling from Colin Firth (too old, apparently); next came Nicole Kidman’s announcement that …

Black Sea's Grigoriy Dobrygin: ‘They used to call me the philosopher’

His dad was a submarine commander, his mother a ballet dancer. He himself is a graduate of the Bolshoi. As he prepares to star alongside Jude Law in a deep sea thriller this young Russian is not your average rising Hollywood actor<p>It’s unbelievable. No, no, it’s <i>nevozmozhno</i>. <i>Nevozmozhno</i>?” Grigoriy …

The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 1 review

The YA drama seems to be evolving toward superheroism, showing Katniss Everdeen’s development into a sleek, black-robed ninja<p>• Why Hunger Games 3 will kill one Mockingjay with two stones • Donald Sutherland actor hopes film franchise will galvanise young voters<p>The Hunger Games enters its final …

Angelina Jolie confirms retirement from acting

Star is to move off-screen following Cleopatra movie to concentrate on writing and directing<p>Angelina Jolie has confirmed she plans to retire as an actor to focus on her budding career as a film-maker. Speaking to Du Jour magazine in an interview to promote her new film Unbroken, the Oscar-winning …

LeBron takes on 'burden of leading'

LeBron's History With Spurs<p>The Spurs are one of three teams against which LeBron James has a losing record (16-19 overall). However, he's been …

Basketball

7 Clever Uses for Dryer Sheets

This article originally appeared on goodhousekeeping.com<p>You probably already know that fabric softener sheets work wonders for getting rid of staticky hair, but that's not all they're good for. Here are a few more reasons to add them to your cleaning arsenal:<p><b>1. Make your shower door sparkle.</b>Skip …

7 Dead-Serious Uber Controversies That Somehow Didn't Sink the Company

Uber is no stranger to confrontation. The ride-sharing firm is known for aggressive tactics that have helped fuel its explosive growth. Its very …

Emil Michael

Gratz arrested following gum gaffe

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. -- Jaguars cornerback Dwayne Gratz found himself into a sticky situation early Sunday morning.<p>The second-year player was out of …

Laurel and Hardy biopic in the pipeline

Jon S Baird, director of Irvine Welsh’s Filth, is to make a film focusing on Stan and Ollie’s farewell tour of the UK<p>Simon Louvish on Laurel and Hardy’s comic roots<p>Filth director Jon S Baird is to take on a biopic of screen double-act Laurel and Hardy as his next project, it has been …

From Johnny Depp to Hunter S Thompson: no such thing as a glamorous drunk

The actor’s half-cut appearance at an awards show turns back the clock to the glory days of the Hollywood hellraiser. But was it really that much fun?<p>Apparently drunk Johnny Depp cut off at Hollywood Film Awards ceremony<p>As an exchange student in the US, I once paid to hear Hunter S Thompson give a …

Billy Joel Defends NYC Tourism Rep Taylor Swift: 'You Snoots. Let Her In'

"That's what New York is all about," Joel says of Swift's controversial new title<p>When Taylor Swift was named New York City's tourism ambassador last …

'The Art of McCartney': The Making of a Massive Tribute Album

McCartney covers LP may have the most impressive lineup ever<p>Over the past two decades, producer Ralph Sall has assembled all-star albums honoring …

Tea is the Secret to Smoky, Wok-Charred Flavor at Home

Smoking food with wood chips and charcoal is an ancient practice, and I recently became fascinated with the idea of figuring out an easy way to adapt …

Love Your Pan: What to Cook (and What Not to) in a Cast Iron

Steak is made for cast iron cooking. A bolognese? Not so much.<p>If we could, we'd shout it from the mountain tops: We love cooking with cast iron. They're durable, efficient, endlessly useful, and make a pretty photo to boot. And yet, for so many, cast iron pans remain tucked away in the furthest …

Cooking

This $195M Beverly Hills Palazzo Is America's Newest Most Expensive Home

The 25-acre palazzo has a spa, disco, movie theater, vineyard, and bowling alley.<p>Look out, power brokers: There's a new "most expensive house in the nation," and this one's a stunner—the 25-acre, $195 million "Palazzo di Amore," located in Beverly Hills, is a Frankenstein's monster of luxury …

Miyamoto's Pikmin Short Films Are Beautiful

An IGN reader shares his account of the legendary game designer's latest.<p>A member of the IGN community was invited to attend the Tokyo International …

Apps Aim To Guide You On 'Sustainable Food' (Whatever That Means)

If you're reading The Salt, it probably comes as no surprise to you that consumers increasingly want to make food choices based on not just their health, but their ethics. A growing number of groups are coming up with technological solutions to help them.<p>This week, the Environmental Working Group …