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10 Mind-Blowing Travel Destinations for Adventure Junkies and Thrill Seekers

You have already been to Italy, maybe even twice. You’ve gone to Florida more times than you can count.<p>You live big, you work crazy hard and you take risks. You are ready for a vacation that matches your curiosity, your desire for newness, your sense of adventure. You want to explore some place …

National Parks

Here's what contributed to the downfall of Greece

A lot of this centers on whether Greek fiscal profligacy or poor credit controls by foreign banks was the main cause of the Greek debt crisis. Let me throw my hat into this ring with a few comments.<p>What I write below will generally shade toward the problem being one of structural fiscal deficits …

Private Sector

10 Style Risks to Take in 2015

The best and boldest trends to try this year.<p>With a new year come the requisite reflections and resolutions: lose weight, break a bad habit, finish that half-done DIY project you started as part of last year's resolution, and of course, refresh your fashionable life. We're setting all sorts of …

Three scientists investigating melting Arctic ice may have been assassinated, professor claims

Cambridge Professor Peter Wadhams suspects the deaths of the three scientists were more than just an ‘extraordinary’ coincidence<p>A Cambridge Professor has made the astonishing claim that three scientists investigating the melting of Arctic ice may have been assassinated within the space of a few …

13 Ingenious Planners That Will Help You Get Your Life Together

All aboard the organization station.

Bedroom Organization Tricks

If your bedroom is small or large, these organizing ideas will help you keep everything in its place, leaving you a calm and tranquil space to relax in.<p>The space under your bed can be put to sensible use with these bins, made by attaching casters to a wooden box, a drawer from a chest, or a wine …

Bedrooms

Vintage Decor Paint

Turn flea market finds into exquisite conversation pieces with Vintage Decor Paint from Martha Stewart Crafts. Not only is it water-based and nontoxic, but its 22 colors (both trendy and traditional) require no prep time and dry on dozens of surfaces with a matte chalk finish. Read on for our …

Coats

20 Modern Bedrooms Ideas For An Elevated Night's Rest

Bedrooms so polished you'll fall head over heels.<p>Bedrooms can be a conundrum for those of us with a sleek modern aesthetic. How can a space that's inherently full of pillows and soft bedding also be a tour de force of polished design? Fortunately, it's not an insurmountable dilemma; these 20 modern …

See How the Bush Administration Responded to 9/11 in Newly Released Photos

Reports of the attack on the World Trade Center's twin towers played on television in Vice President Cheney's office on<p>... VIEW MORE<p>David Bohrer<p>1 of …

6 Pro Pre-Wedding Fitness Tips

No one knows more what it means to get in shape for your wedding day better than FlyBarre instructor Alyse Zwick (her class blends Flywheel's popular cycling regimen with the total body toning benefits of Barre), who also happens to be a bride-to-be! Whether you want to lose a bit of weight or just …

America's 21 Most Beautiful Campsites

From Death Valley to Glacier Bay, Alaska and back down to the Grand Canyon, we've got the country covered.<p>With 3,794,100 square miles of soaring mountains, pristine beaches and crystal clear lakes, the United States offers endless options for those looking to spend a few nights under the stars. But …

The world's first plus-size supermodel is working to solve a $9 billion problem

Full-figured women are more than willing to spend money on trendy clothing items, but complain that few retailers are providing women with fashionable options that work for them.<p>Melissa Aronson, known professionally as Emme, is widely recognized as the world's first plus-size supermodel. She …

Plus Size

Noble Portraits of Working Dogs Around the World

Photographer Andrew Fladeboe has spent years traveling to countries around the world with the goal of capturing the unique relationship between …

Lakers Rumors: Rounding Up Buzz on Nick Young and Offseason Plans

Through a combination of sticking with what they have and buying low (or attempting to), the Los Angeles Lakers look better off when comparing the current roster on paper against last year's iteration.<p>D'Angelo Russell was a good get in the draft. Lou Williams provides solid scoring off the bench. …

Beet Juice Improves Exercise Performance Workout

Sports drinks are an acquired taste (not to mention they're filled with sugar). If you skip Gatorade during long workouts, we've got a better, healthier suggestion for you: beets. Drinking beet juice can apparently improve your fitness level and help you exercise harder, according to a new study …

Research

The 10 most important things in the world right now

<b>1.</b> A gunman opened fire Thursday night at a Louisiana movie theater, shooting two people dead and injuring several before killing himself.<p><b>2</b><b>.</b> Turkey is building a wall along "critical sections" of its border with Syria to keep out Islamic State after a suspected suicide bombing from a member of the …

International Monetary Fund

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How many calories do I need to burn to lose a pound of fat?

Think you know how many calories you need to burn to lose a pound? If you answered 3,500 calories, you’re wrong, new research shows.<p>New health data …

Police: 3 dead in movie theater shooting, including gunman

LAFAYETTE, La. (AP) — A lone gunman sitting in a packed movie theater stood up about 20 minutes into the showing of "Trainwreck" and began firing …

Baton Rouge

Oklahoma police scour social media for clues to stabbings

BROKEN ARROW, Okla. (AP) — Oklahoma police on Friday scoured social media posts for clues to the motive of a teenager accused of stabbing to death …

Social Media

Portuguese scientists discover why pendulum clocks swing together

Pair of physicists bust a 350-year-old conundrum in a report that proposes a transfer of energy through a sound pulse causes clocks to synchronise<p>Almost 350 years ago, Dutch inventor and scientist Christiaan Huygens observed that two pendulum clocks hanging from a wall would synchronise their swing …

Physics

What Happens to Your Body When You Skip the Gym?

<i>By K. Aleisha Fetters, Life by DailyBurn</i><p>No matter how dedicated you are to fitness, sooner or later, it’s going to happen: You’re going to skip a …

Watch People Dance Outside the Reopened Cuban Embassy

The two nations resumed diplomatic relations on Monday.<p>The Cuban embassy in Washington, D.C. reopened for the first time in half a century on Monday, …

'Disappointed' Jimbo Fisher: I'm responsible for FSU's recent issues

PINEHURST, N.C. -- Florida State coach Jimbo Fisher said that he is "disappointed" with the recent issues within his program and that he places the …

Becky Hammon coaches San Antonio Spurs to NBA summer league title

Becky Hammon, the first woman to coach in the NBAsummer league, can add another check mark to her list of career achievements.<p>The former WNBA star guided the<p>San Antonio Spursto the NBA Las Vegas Summer League title Monday with a 93-90 victory over thePhoenix Suns. Hammon, who became the NBA's first …

The vanished streets of Old Paris

Lost streets of Old Paris<p>Eugène Atget's record of a city about to be swept away<p>1902<p>1902<p>Eugène Atget (1857-1927) took up photography because he felt …

5 Research-Backed Habits of People Who Never Skip a Workout

The first few weeks of a new fitness routine, you couldn’t be more stoked. You practically pop out of bed to hit the gym—rain or shine, snow or …