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'Drink a cold beer and let somebody else figure it out': 22 of Anthony Bourdain’s wisest quotes about travel

Anthony Bourdain first rose to fame with his searingly honest memoir about life as a chef, <i>Kitchen Confidential: Adventures in the Culinary Underbelly</i>, but as his career progressed, it became evident that travel was a passion he held just as dear to his heart as food.<p>“If I am an advocate for …

Anthony Bourdain

He was one of millions of Chinese seniors growing old alone. So he put himself up for adoption.

TIANJIN, China — Han Zicheng survived the Japanese invasion, the Chinese civil war and the Cultural Revolution, but he knew he could not endure the sorrow of living alone.<p>On a chilly day in December, the 85-year-old Chinese grandfather gathered some scraps of white paper and wrote out a pitch in …

China

9 quotes from U.S. presidents we can apply to our careers

On the third Monday of February, people around the United States close up shops, companies, and schools to honor the past presidents. As many of us …

Great Depression

The 10 most stylish cities in the world

To mark the start of fashion month in New York, Caroline Issa, the publisher and fashion director of Tank magazine, reveals her favourite cities for style.<p>1. New York: a perfect start<p>As fashion month kicks off in the Big Apple, the city prepares for an influx of fashion editors and buyers. So, …

The Latest: 40-year commitment for girl in Slender Man case

WAUKESHA, Wis. (AP) — The Latest on the sentencing hearing for one of two Wisconsin girls who stabbed a classmate to win favor with fictional horror character Slender Man (all times local):<p>3:55 p.m.<p>A judge has sentenced a Wisconsin girl to the maximum 40 years in a mental hospital for stabbing a …

Crime

Blockchain could solve the next global humanitarian crisis

When one talks about blockchain, the focus is usually on the technological side or on how to apply it to business. Less common, however, is to hear about it in the context of, for example, delivering aid, assisting refugees or helping to achieve one of the Sustainable Development Goals.<p>While …

Blockchain

A Month-by-Month Guide for the Best Time to Buy Everything in 2018

Plan your shopping with this calendar of bargains.<p>In 2018, you may resolve to save more, spend less or budget better. Whatever your money goal, the …

Shopping

Bomb Cyclone, Deep Freeze Cripples East Coast: Pictures

Georgetown University

Here’s How to Make an Entire Thanksgiving Dinner in Less Than 2 Hours (It’s Possible)

Think about it: Most turkeys roast for about three hours. Three whole hours. That doesn’t even include all the overnight brining time—not to mention …

Why do we feel so guilty all the time?

Food, sex, money, work, family, friends, health, politics: there’s nothing we can’t feel guilty about, including our own feelings of guilt. By Devorah Baum<p>I feel guilty about everything. Already today I’ve felt guilty about having said the wrong thing to a friend. Then I felt guilty about avoiding …

Corruption

Hugh Hefner: A Life in Pictures

Revolution

Without Emotional Intelligence, Mindfulness Doesn’t Work

Mindfulness has become the corporate fad <i>du jour</i>, a practice widely touted as a fast-track to better leadership. But we suspect that not all the benefits laid at its feet actually belong there. Our research and analysis has revealed a complicated relationship between mindfulness and executive …

Emotional Intelligence

F.D.A. Approves First Gene-Altering Leukemia Treatment, Costing $475,000

The Food and Drug Administration on Wednesday approved the first-ever treatment that genetically alters a patient’s own cells to fight cancer, a milestone that is expected to transform treatment in the coming years.<p>The new therapy turns a patient’s cells into a “living drug,” and trains them to …

Cancer

Stunning Images of the Solar Eclipse

Outdoors

10 budget-friendly items you can buy on Amazon if you want to redecorate your bedroom

Sprucing up your bedroom can be exactly what the doctor ordered to boost your inspiration and lower your stress levels. But the process of buying new …

Cancer Drug Proves to Be Effective Against Multiple Tumors

The 86 cancer patients were a disparate group, with tumors of the pancreas, prostate, uterus or bone. One woman had a cancer so rare there were no tested treatments. She was told to get her affairs in order.<p>Still, these patients had a few things in common. All had advanced disease that had resisted …

Cancer

Who gets hurt and who gets helped if Obamacare is repealed

House Republicans have finally fulfilled their years-long pledge to repeal and replace Obamacare.<p>The legislation, titled the American Health Care Act, now moves to the Senate, where it will likely change a lotwhen or if it lands on President Trump's desk. But it's already possible to identify who …

Health Care

The 7 Key Elements of the White House Tax Plan

WASHINGTON — Here are the most important changes in the tax plan proposed Wednesday by President Trump.<p><b>Three Tax Brackets</b><p>The number of tax brackets for individuals is reduced from seven to three: 10 percent, 25 percent and 35 percent. That lowers the top rate by nearly 5 percentage points, easing …

Finance

Ancestry.com helps family of dead boy find man posing as him

PITTSBURGH (AP) — A Pennsylvania man who assumed the identity of a baby who died in Texas in 1972 has been arrested on charges of Social Security …

Capcom to rerelease DuckTales and other retro Disney games in new collection

Capcom has announced it will be bringing a handful of its retro games based on the series from Disney’s beloved late ’80s-early ’90s afternoon lineup …

Michelle Obama in final speech: 'I hope I've made you proud'

<b>(CNN) —</b> Michelle Obama gave her final White House remarks in an emotional speech Friday, thanking her supporters and saying, "being your first lady has been the greatest honor of my life and I hope I've made you proud."<p>"I want our young people to know that they matter, that they belong," Obama …

Michelle Obama

The 50 Best Video Games of All Time

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Retrogaming

Turn any hard drive into networked storage with Raspberry Pi

Networked hard drives are super convenient. You can access files no matter what computer you're on -- and even remotely.<p>But they're expensive. Unless you use the Raspberry Pi.<p>If you happen to have a few of hard drives laying around you can put them to good use with a Raspberry Pi by creating your …

Raspberry Pi

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7 Trips That Are Better (and Cheaper) In the Fall

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Expert Travel Tips You've Never Thought Of

• Popsugar<br>• Living<br>• Budget Travel<p>Expert Travel Tips You've Never Thought Of<p>Shares<p>Wouldn't it be nice, before every trip, to call up an expert and get her …

Seriously though, what is UX design really?

One of the most common misconceptions people have is that User Experience Design is all about usability. It’s easy to see why – usability means that a product is both usable and useful.<p>When you walk into an empty room, you can instantly imagine what purpose it will serve. Glance around and you get …

When Should Cancer Treatment Wait?

Aggressive testing is leaving some people with benign or early-stage diseases in medical limbo.<p>Imagine for a moment that you have a tiny but worrisome lung nodule or, say, a growing bulge in a crucial blood vessel. You have no choice but to continue with normal life: going to work, running errands, …

10 things in tech you need to know today

<b>1. Instagram has cloned a key feature of Snapchat's.</b> It has introduced "Stories," which work just like the Snapchat feature with the same name.<p><b>2. Salesforce CEO Marc Benioff claims Oracle is "scrambling for growth."</b> Oracle recently spent $9.3 billion (£7 billion) to acquire NetSuite.<p><b>3. A bitcoin</b> …

Pokemon Go's mental health benefits are real

Dr. John Grohol is an expert in technology's impact on human behavior and mental health, and for the past 20 years he's studied how people operate online. He's the founder of mental health network <i>Psych Central</i>, and he knows all about the latest tools aimed at helping people deal with anxiety, …