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The real best souvenirs to bring home from 19 countries around the world

Travelers always want to bring home something that will remind them of their trip — but many often get stuck buying cheap knick knacks from tourist traps.<p>To avoid getting something you'll only throw away in a few months, we've rounded up a list of some authentic items you should buy when …

Northern Ireland

On the Red Couch with Art Director/Style Writer Olga Montserrat

insideflipboard / February 11, 2015<p><i>What makes a great style blog? Charisma, personality and perspective—those things help to separate “style” from</i> …

San Francisco

17 Make-Ahead Breakfasts for Busy Mornings

Breakfast is the most important meal of the day, but busy mornings result in us skipping it altogether more often than not. These 17 make-ahead options make starting the day off right with some non-coffee sustenance much much easier. Featuring a wide spectrum of healthy <i>and</i> indulgent eats, you’ll be …

Breakfast

BAZAAR's New Funny Face: Emma Ferrer

Audrey Hepburn played muse to manyincluding Richard Avedon, who created some of the most indelible images of her for Harper's Bazaar. Here, Hepburn's granddaughter Emma Ferrer stars in an exclusive portfoliophotographed by Avedon's grandson.<p>Audrey Hepburn played muse to many—including Richard …

10 Things You Didn't Know Your iPhone Could Do

From the editors of PopularMechanics.com, You may be missing out on some of its most powerful features.<p><b>1) Take Siri to School</b> <br>Tired of Siri pronouncing things wrong? Next time she screws something up, tell her "That's not how you pronounce X," and then pronounce it for her. She'll give it another …

Gear & Gadgets

How many Greek legends were really true?

<b>The culture and legends of ancient Greece have a remarkably long legacy in the modern language of education, politics, philosophy, art and science. Classical references from thousands of years ago continue to appear. But what was the origin of some of these ideas?</b><p><b>1. Was there ever really a Trojan</b> …

Ancient History

Brazil's World Cup setbacks: It's out of final, Argentina is in it

This hasn't been a very good week for Brazil.<p>First its national team got spanked by Germany, 7-1, in the most lopsided semifinal in<p>World Cuphistory. Then, 24 hours later, Brazilian soccer fans had to watch hated rival Argentina advance to the final by beating the Netherlands in a penalty-kick …

#1N1T

7 Easy Recipe Swaps for Healthier Meals

Cut calories, fat and salt without sacrificing flavor in your cooking and at restaurants.<p>Sometimes not following the recipe can result in a better-for-you dish while being just as tasty. Find out the easiest ways you can turn a regular dish into an extra-healthy one. Plus, get advice on how to make …

Food

Palace Museum - World Monuments Fund Qianlong Garden Conservation | Conservation Projects | The Met Around the World | The Metropolitan Museum of Art

Traveling<br>Exhibitions<p>The Met organizes large and small exhibitions that travel beyond the Museum's walls, extending our scholarship to institutions …

スーパービーグル プリン "Purin the Super Beagle" #43

Small Delights

Snuff, a mixture of finely ground tobacco leaves and aromatic herbs and spices, was introduced to China by European missionaries, envoys, and …

TC's Cahn Fellows Program Names Veteran Chinatown Principal ...

Filed Under > NYC Schools<p>TC's Cahn Fellows Program Names Veteran Chinatown Principal (and Alumna) as Director<p>Lily Woo, a longtime New York City …

Ranking the first 16 matches of the 2014 World Cup

The World Cup kicks off on Thursday, and the Eye On World Cup has ranked the first matches for each team for you.<p><b>More World Cup: Group Previews |</b> …

Costa Rica

China and UK to sign deals worth at least $30 billion next week | Reuters

LONDON (Reuters) - China and Britain will sign business deals worth at least $30 billion next week during a visit to London by China’s Premier Li Keqiang, the Chinese ambassador to Britain said on Friday.<p>Britain's Prime Minister David Cameron (L) meets with China's President Xi Jinping during the …

Russian bombers fly near California

U.S. fighter jets intercepted Russian bombers off Alaska and California this month, the latest incidents in a string of recent aerial encounters over the Pacific.<p>On June 4, according to U.S. defense officials, four long-range Russian Tu-95 Bear-H bombers, accompanied by an aerial refueling tanker, …

'Oh God': the official World Cup pithy prayer issued by Church of England

Bishop of Leeds, Nick Baines, supplies five prayers for England tournament bid, with two-word version set to be the most popular<p>"Oh God." Those two words now make up the official prayer for the England football team in the World Cup. The Church of England has issued a set of five prayers for the …

Stars shining bright above you

In 1978 my father took me as an excuse to go see that movie about silly robots and spaceships that everybody was talking about. I didn’t get much at …

13 Rarely Seen Photos of Marilyn Monroe

So no, not the one of her in the white dress blowing up over the subway grate.<p>Marilyn Monroe rose to fame in the '50s and '60s, becoming one of America's most favorite actresses and most beloved blondes. Today, on what would've been her 89th birthday, we've rounded up some images of her that aren't …

D-Day: A Photo Gallery by David Burnett

Men's Final in Pictures

Pictures of the Week 5.29.14

Amazing Friendship Between a Bear, Lion, and Tiger Who All Live Peacefully Together

Lions and tigers and bears (oh my!) are not known for being the closest of friends, but the trio known as the BLT is the exception to that rule, being the only bear, lion, and tiger in the world who live in the same enclosure. Baloo the American Black Bear, Leo the African Lion, and Shere Khan the …

Nonprofits

Satellite eye on Earth: April 2014 – in pictures

Antarctica's crumbling glaciers, Argentina's guitar forest and a 621-mile dust storm over Sahara are among the images captured by European Space Agency and Nasa satellites

Caving on Commencement Speakers Is Censorship, Not Scholarship

It’s the time of year when efforts heat up by students and faculty to get speakers they dislike disinvited from campus. Every spring, the campus …

College & University

Motherhood | Connections | The Metropolitan Museum of Art

1982.220.8<p><b>Krishna's Foster-Mother Yashoda with the Infant Krishna</b>, Chola period, early 12th century, India (Tamil Nadu), Copper alloy Purchase, Lita …