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Can Liverpool Beat Modern Football in the Champions League Final?

Liverpool could win Europe’s biggest prize for the sixth time. If they do, it will mean even more than that.<p>For Liverpool, defeating Real Madrid in the Champions League final would be about more than just winning the competition for the sixth time—it would mean defeating the irresponsible, …

Soccer

(Video) Thug fights random fans in Kiev; Gets what he deserves

We don’t want to condone violence at all – especially when this should be a weekend of celebration. But it’s hard to argue that this idiot didn’t get …

Kiev

The Best Ultralight Packs of 2018

Cut weight, not comfort, with the year's best ultralight packs.<b>Gossamer Gear Murmur 36</b>Our take If your weight-saving efforts only <i>start</i> with cutting …

Backpacking

The Parents' Guide To Consuming Cannabis Discreetly At Home

There are myriad reasons for wanting to get high, and just as many for not wanting to smell like marijuana – especially around your little ones. In …

100 Essential Skills Every Backpacker Should Know

Before the TripMake a firestarterEasy Dryer lint and candle wax in a cardboard egg carton compartment (poke a bit of lint out of the wax for a wick). …

Blue Moon's brewer launching marijuana-infused 'beer'

DENVER — The inventor of Blue Moon beer is launching three marijuana-infused drinks that promise intoxication without the alcoholic headache.<p>The drinks, served chilled and initially only available in Colorado this fall, will contain no alcohol but will instead be infused with special marijuana …

Cannabis

Gear: Choosing the Right Pair of Hiking Boots

No question, boots are a hiker's most critical gear. The right pair will help you glide down the trail with a smile on your face, while poor-quality …

This majestic cat on Instagram is our new hiking icon

Does the name Jean Luc Piccat ring a bell? If Star Trek came to mind, you’re not too far off. Jean Luc, an adventure-hungry Bengal cat, lives in …

Hiking

How A Sabbatical Can Radically Hack Productivity

Elizabeth Schwartz’s five-month hike on the Pacific Crest Trail was an exercise in letting go and trusting that work would still be there when she got back.<p>“Sometimes the best way to improve your work is to stop working,” says Elizabeth Schwartz. She should know. The chief operating officer at …

Gear Up for Rainy Season with These 3 Breathable Rain Jackets

With the change in season — spring’s here March 20th — it’s never too early to prepare for the forthcoming rain. Eddie Bauer is currently offering …

Backpacking

Unencumbered: The Lure of a Life Without Limits

Somewhere between the mountain of dirty laundry, scooping the stinky cat litter, and tackling yet another sink full of dirty dishes, it hit me: In …

5 INCREDIBLE BACKPACKING TRIPS IN THE SOUTH WITH MOUNTAIN HIGH OUTFITTERS

Inspiring people to get into nature, get active, and follow their outdoor passions, Mountain High Outfitters is the best place to get anything you …

Hiking

Giant footprints: Snowshoes in the Scottish Highlands with Alex Nail | The Great Outdoors

7th March 2018<p><b>When the snow’s deep on the hill, sometimes what you really need is a pair of snowshoes</b><p>In the April 2018 issue of <i>The Great Outdoors</i>, …

Snowshoeing

Mailbag with Jennifer Pharr Davis: Solo Hiking Vs. Companion Travel

The Trek Editor’s Note<br>Welcome to our third Mailbag with Jennifer Pharr Davis. In case you missed it, we’re taking hiker’s questions and passing them …

Before Trump Announced Tariffs, Icahn Sold Off Millions In Steel-Related Stocks

<b>Updated at 5:20 p.m. ET</b><p>A former adviser to President Trump sold off $31.3 million in stocks he owned in a steel-dependent company, just days before the president announced hefty tariffs on foreign-made steel.<p>Carl Icahn, a billionaire investor and Trump's former "special adviser to the president on …

Donald Trump

From smart bongs to home growing kits, the best marijuana tech gadgets

Silicon Valley is no stranger to cannabis culture, so it's no surprise that tech companies are driving innovation in the pot world. And guess what? …

Cannabis

I’ve covered gun violence for years. The solutions aren’t a big mystery.

America can prevent shootings. But it has to come to grips with the problem.<p>These mass shootings don’t keep happening because we don’t know what to do.<p>With another mass shooting in the US — this time, in Santa Fe High School in Texas — many Americans are once again horrified and bewildered by what …

Employers Blocked from Discriminating Against Staff Using Marijuana in Maine

The state voted to legalize recreational marijuana use in 2016. Workers in Maine no longer have to worry about getting in trouble at work for smoking …

Here 14 fabulous loop hikes in America

Loop hikes are considered to be the pinnacle hiking experience.<p>With fresh views at every step, none of your time or energy is wasted.<p>The circular …

Hiking

Why I Am Leaving the F.B.I.

One of the greatest honors of my life was walking across the stage at the F.B.I. Academy and receiving my special agent badge from the director at the time, Robert Mueller. After 21 weeks of intensive training, my class swore an oath and became federal agents entrusted with the solemn duty of …

U.S. Department of Justice

Recreational marijuana is now legal in Vermont

Vermont's Republican governor, Phil Scott, signed a bill legalizing marijuana in the state on Monday.<p>The move makes Vermont the first state to legalize marijuana through the legislature, rather than a ballot initiative. The previous eight states to legalize marijuana, along with Washington D.C., …

Top Backpacks of 2017: Results from the Annual Hiker Survey

In this installment of The Trek’s 2017 Hiker Survey, we cover backpacks and shake downs. We asked hikers about the frame type, capacity, brand, and …

Trump Opens 2018 By Pretending Like He Is Going Back To Work

After another long vacation, Donald Trump thinks that he can fool America by tweeting that he is going back to work today, which is the same thing …

Rope a dope as boxing legend Mike Tyson opens massive cannabis farm

The 51-year-old's dope ranch will also feature a luxury “glamping” campground with cabins and an amphitheatre as California legalises recreational …

Democrat running for Congress indicted in $803G fraud, embezzlement case

A Democrat running for a U.S. House seat in Virginia has been indicted on charges of fraud, embezzlement and theft in connection with events that allegedly occurred in 2012.<p>Shaun Brown, 58, appeared in a Norfolk courtroom last week and denied any wrongdoing, the Daily Press of Newport News, Va., …

Indica vs. Sativa: Know Which Cannabis Is the Right 1 For You

If you're not familiar with the different types of cannabis, we are here to explain not only the different types but the results you'll get from each.<p>"Sativa and indica are different <i>subspecies</i> of the same plant, cannabis sativa," said Eli Scislowicz, general manager of NuLeaf Dispensary.<p>Years of …

Cannabis

'Best player in PL' Even non-Liverpool fans are losing the plot over Mo Salah

• <b>Mo Salah scores brace in first-half v Southampton</b>• <b><br>Egyptian now on 14 for the season, more than any other PL player</b>• <b><br>None of his goals have come from</b> …

Soccer

Republican governors fear a 2018 midterm wipeout after Virginia loss

<b>Austin, Texas (CNN) —</b> Republican governors sense a wave coming -- and they're terrified it could wipe them out in next year's elections.<p>The three dozen GOP governors gathering here this week for a Republican Governors Association meeting -- including some close allies of President Donald Trump -- …