Opbc

12 Flips | 2 Magazines | 21 Likes | 3 Following | @opbc | Keep up with Opbc on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “Opbc”

‘Throwaway ticketing,’ the controversial money-saving trick that airlines don’t want you to know about

The reporter for Think Progress and author of the e-books "How To Fly For Free" and "How To Find Cheap Flights" is so good at it that he has planned a world trip that will take him more than 20,000 miles to 13 countries, all for free.<p>When Business Insider spoke with Keyes, he said one of his …

Steven Spielberg to Direct Jennifer Lawrence in Biopic About War Photog Lynsey Addario

If you’re a fan of both photography and major Hollywood movies, there’s an upcoming film to add to your “must watch” list. Steven Spielberg has …

Steven Spielberg

The 12 Most Luxurious All-Inclusive Resorts in the World

Let's face it -- all-inclusive vacations really take the worries out of travel. No matter the destination where you're heading on your all-inclusive getaway, it's nice to know that once you get there, everything will already be taken care of; that is, as long as you pick a top-notch spot that won't …

Six Online Shops For Luxe, Handmade, Unique Gifts

Black Friday is fine if you’re into standing in line for hours to buy the same stuff everyone else is buying for 35 percent off. But if you missed it, it’s just as well. For a gift no one else will be giving, that’s made ethically with craftsmanship in mind, you can cozy up in the comfort of your …

Exclusive: Putin Halts All Talks With White House

As new U.S. sanctions against Russia loom, the Kremlin has shut down—at least for now—intensive high level communications between top U.S. and …

The Best New TV Shows of 2013

I’ve been a broken record lately about what a bumper crop of good TV we’ve had in 2013, something the process of winnowing down my annual Top 10 TV …

Slate staff picks for best books of 2013.

<i>Monday: Slate staffers pick their favorite books of 2013.<br>Tuesday: The overlooked books of 2013.<br>Wednesday: The best lines of 2013, and the best poetry</i> …

Tony Abbott defends Gonski reversal, saying election pledge was misheard

Tony Abbott has denied breaking an election promise over education funding and the Gonski reforms, insisting he never vowed to maintain the same money for each school.<p>His argument that the promise was "plural" – matching total funding for all schools – comes despite the education minister, …

Yemen’s New Ways of Protesting Drone Strikes: Graffiti and Poetry

An American drone hovers along a main thoroughfare in the Yemeni capital, Sana’a. Not a real drone, but rather a 7 foot-long rendition of an unmanned …