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Big game hunter shot dead as he aimed at lion he wanted to kill

A trophy hunter was shot dead as he hunted lions bred in captivity in South Africa.<p>Pero Jelenic was struck by a stray bullet as he tracked on of the …

Wildlife

Lost at sea: the man who vanished for 14 months

In November 2012, Salvador Alvarenga went fishing off the coast of Mexico. Two days later, a storm hit and he made a desperate SOS. It was the last anyone heard from him – for 438 days. This is his story<p>As they motored across the lagoon in the Marshall Islands, deep in the middle of the Pacific …

El Salvador

Airfares are falling -- here's why it doesn't feel that way

If you’re looking for a cheap airfare, there’s good news, according to new research from the Global Business Travel Association (GBTA): Continued …

Leaked data shows women on Ashley Madison were mostly fake

It's no secret that Ashley Madison has fake female profiles to engage users -- heck, it's even noted in the ToS that the website "is geared to provide you with amusement and entertainment." When its user data was leaked to the public, though, people got a chance to see just how many women there are …

Poland: Please stop looking for that ghost Nazi train rumored to be full of gold

"I'm certain the train exists, but it might contain dangerous materials from World War Two," said Piotr Zuchowski, Poland's head of national heritage.<p>The Polish government said "foragers" have become active near the town of Walbrzych in Poland where the 500-foot long train was reportedly found in …

How to check a bag for free

Ever since American introduced checked-bag fees in 2008, nearly every major U.S. airline (and plenty of international airlines) have followed suit.<p>Checked-bag fees are now the industry norm. Even industry darling JetBlue broke our hearts and added the dreaded surcharge.<p>But not all hope is lost!<p>Here …

The worst vacation of my life made me skeptical of travel deals forever

With that in mind, I thought it would be a kick to relive the worst vacation of my entire life. It's certainly a vacation I'll never forget.<p>In fact, even though it was 20 long years ago, I still remember it like it was yesterday. As a surprise, my girlfriend, B.H. — before Honeybee — had purchased …

Travel Deals

How to Travel Cheap. The Ultimate Money Hacking Guide For International Travel

If I were to tell you that you could travel the world for free, would you drop everything right now and go? Most would likely not believe me.<p>Despite …

Europe To End Mobile Roaming By 2017, But Backs An Internet ‘Fast Lane’

The European Union has agreed a preliminary deal to scrap mobile roaming charges across the region by June 2017. The European Parliament previously voted to scrap roaming fees by the end of this year — but the European Council pushed to keep them in place until the end of 2018. The European …

Tunisia beach attack: witnesses say more than one gunman involved

British tourists who survived Friday’s attack on beach in Sousse have said they saw a second man carrying a gun amid confusion over version of events<p>More than one gunman was involved in the terrorist massacre in Tunisia, witnesses have claimed, as four Britons seriously injured in the shooting were …

Extremism

Official: Prison chief, 11 others put on leave after escape

ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — The superintendent at the prison where two killers broke out has been placed on leave along with his security chief and 10 other …

Crime

Florida Beach Camping Guide: Find the Perfect Beach Campground

<b>If you love the beach during the day, why not try beach camping in Florida overnight? Florida’s incredible coastline offers hundreds of beachfront</b> …

Essential Android Apps For Camping

If you’re planning a caravan or camping trip in the near future then take a look at this list of the great apps, complied by The Caravan Company, …

Green vacation guide to Fort Myers and Sanibel, FL

HOWEVER YOU FEEL ABOUT CLIMATE CHANGE, there’s one thing everyone can agree on: If sea levels rise, Florida’s coastline is in for trouble. So while …

Long Weekends Like a Local: Packing List

Camping is one of the best and easiest escapes into nature, away from the chores of daily life. The more nights this summer you can spend staring at a campfire and sleeping under a canopy of stars, the better, even if you stay close to home. Here are ten ways to make it more fun and happen more …

Coffee Grinders

How to Pack for Your Dog on Your Next Adventure - REI Co-op Journal

When I’m packing for a road trip, whether it’s to go biking, skiing or camping, it’s hard enough to remember everything I need for myself, much less …

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12 incredible US destinations that haven't been discovered by tourists

A recent Quora thread discussed unique places in the United States that aren't frequently visited by tourists.<p>From the picturesque False Kiva in Utah's Canyonlands National Park, whose exact destination remains a secret, to the crystal-blue Havasupai Falls in Grand Canyon National Park, here are 12 …

My Trip To The Mighty Dolomites Mountain Range

I was looking forward to my trip to the Dolomites mountain range. I visited it two summers ago and the breathtaking views and scenic mountain …

Could You Have Lyme Disease and Not Even Know It?

Lyme disease can easily go undiagnosed, mainly because the symptoms are diverse and easily misattributed. When this happens, you can develop what Gaito calls "late-stage or chronic" Lyme disease, which is less likely to respond to antibiotics, resulting in ongoing, potentially debilitating …

Tim Hortons serves up more than smiley faces with Canadian-themed 'ehmoji' keyboard

Canadians who have longed to express themselves with a Tim Hortons coffee cup emoji will find a new sense of freedom this week.<p>Tim Hortons has unveiled a downloadable keyboard that includes its trademark beverage, along with 11 other Canuck-centric, conversation-starters including a tuque and …

Tim Hortons

New York escapee Richard Matt killed; David Sweat still on the run

<b>Malone, New York (CNN) —</b> Richard Matt, one of two escaped murderers from an upstate New York maximum-security prison, was shot and killed by officers involved in a massive three-week manhunt, Gov. Andrew Cuomo said Friday.<p>Officers are still pursuing fugitive David Sweat but Cuomo said there was …

Crime

Galaxy S6 ranks first in a "real world" speed test

Knowing all about your future smartphone’s potential performance is a useful bit of purchasing information. However synthetic benchmarks have their issues, so perhaps it’s best to look to some real world speed tests to get a feel for how a handset performs in its day-to-day tasks.<p><i>Tom’s Guide</i> has …

Phones

How Canada’s wireless prices compare with international rates

A new report is giving Canadians a glimpse at how the prices they pay for cellphone plans have changed in recent years as well as how those prices compare with what Americans and Europeans pay.<p>Published Thursday, the report from Ottawa consulting firm Wall Communications Inc. is commissioned …

Canada

America's No. 1 tourist spot is a place nobody ever wanted to be: Alcatraz

What is it about an old federal penitentiary that's so appealing to tourists? Alcatraz beat out the Golden Gate Bridge, the Lincoln Memorial and the Statue of Liberty to be selected the No. 1 landmark in the U.S. in TripAdvisor's recent Travelers' Choice awards.<p>It also ranked as the seventh most …

New York City

13 Apps That'll Teach You Something New Every Day

Superfood for your noggin.<p>The buzz around "brain-training" apps like Elevate, Lumosity, Peak, and others recently came into question after a 2014 study by the Stanford Center on Longevity doubted the effectiveness of brain games to improve your cognitive abilities.<p>The study concluded that …

Apps

Lonely Planet's best places in Europe 2015

Europe is a magical miscellany of peoples and places, and the range of destinations can be overwhelming if you’re planning a trip. To narrow down the choices, we asked our team of Europe-based editors and authors to pick a list of 10 destinations looming large in their travel plans right now.<p>This …

Ebola diaries: From denial and fear to action

When Leticia Linn arrived in Monrovia on 13 July 2014, most people in Liberia were not taking Ebola seriously and denial about the outbreak was …

Ebola

Bob Schieffer on the past, present and future of journalism

<i>"We'll do what we always do, report the news."</i><p>That's how Bob Schieffer, forever folksy and understated, promoted his final edition of "Face the Nation" in a tweet the other day.<p>Schieffer, 78, will say goodbye on Sunday morning after nearly a quarter-century moderating CBS's marquee political talk …

Journalism

Ebola diaries: When youth reported cases in the night

Aminata Kobie is a health promotion officer in WHO's Sierra Leone Country Office. When the first Ebola cases began to appear in May 2014 in Sierra …

Disease