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The Cheapest Time To Visit Hawaii: Cheap Flights & Cheap Hotels!

Related: Hawaii<p>Hawaii is our most requested destination at out Virtuoso Luxury Travel concierge, not least because there are some fantastic beach …

The 23 best scary movies on Netflix

Seeing as it's Friday the 13th, we've highlighted the best scary movies on the streaming giant so you can go into the weekend scaring the heck out of yourself and your friends.<p><b>Check out 23 scary movies below.</b><p><i>Note: Numerous Netflix titles drop off the streaming service monthly so the availability of</i> …

Horror

Introducing a New Era of Cloud Freedom and Control

VMware CEO Pat Gelsinger opened VMworld 2016 in Las Vegas, Nevada, by telling his audience that “a new era of cloud freedom and control is here.” …

Australia's refugee policies: a global inspiration for all the wrong reasons | Antony Loewenstein

Far from being an international pariah for the way it treats refugees, Australia’s policies are becoming envied and copied<p>Australia first introduced onshore detention facilities in 1991 at Villawood in Sydney and Port Hedland in Western Australia. Mandatory detention came in 1992. Bob Hawke’s …

8 Days in North Korea

<b>Welcome to the world's most isolated civilization</b><p>In September 2015, I traveled to North Korea to see, first-hand, what life was like inside the Hermit Kingdom. Much of the country was what I had expected: strange, ersatz, thick with propaganda, and every so often, seriously unsettling.<p>And yet, the …

The 3 main drivers that destroyed Syria

In 2010, Syria was ranked 111 out of 169 countries on the Human Development Index, just behind South Africa.<p>But there's more to the life of a country than the maintenance of a solidly lower-middle-income economic baseline. There's more to it than even peace and stability.<p>Since 1970, dictator Hafez …

The differences between Shia and Sunni Muslims

The conflicts between Shia and Sunni Muslims go back to the seventh century and the death of the Prophet Muhammad.<p>Yet a spotlight has been shone recently on the differences between the two branches of the religion as the number of clashes between both groups has intensified.<p>The vast majority of the …

Islam

16 incredible movie theaters around the world

Today, you can catch a flick while lounging in a hot tub, laying on a private beach, or in a '50s-style drive-in cinema complete with your own convertible car.<p>We've put together a collection of movie theaters around the world that take going to the movies to a whole new level.<p>From a floating cinema …

Reports: North Korea executes defense chief

<b>Seoul, South Korea (CNN) —</b> North Korea has publicly executed the country's defense minister after the regime accused him of treason, according to reports from South Korea on Tuesday.<p>Hyon Yong Chol was killed by fire from an anti-aircraft gun at a military school in front of hundreds of people in …

North Korea

Greece's bailout talks are still going nowhere as the country runs out of money

The government and representatives from the European Commission, European Central Bank, and International Monetary Fund were locked in negotiations over the weekend, with little progress reported.<p>After a positive meeting between German Chancellor Angela Merkel and Greek Prime Minister Alexis …

Europe

What just happened in Yemen is 'a nightmare' for the US military

At the same time, the US is desperate for a nuclear deal with Tehran, reportedly giving ground on Iran's demand that it be able to operate advanced uranium centrifuges in a heavily fortified, bomb-proof nuclear facility carved into the inside of a mountain even after a deal is signed.<p>At the same …

Middle East

The Most Logical (And Craziest) MH370 Conspiracy Theories

This weekend marks the one-year anniversary of the disappearance of Malaysia Airlines Flight 370. No physical evidence of the Boeing 777 has been …

9 Things You Didn't Know About Sperm

How savvy are you when it comes to the little swimmers?<p>We've all heard the rumors about sperm—pineapple, hot tubs, ladies who are allergic. But what's the truth? We consulted the experts for the facts:<p><b>It's Fast and Furious, Right from the Start</b>Get this: The first moment of ejaculation contains the …

Halloween horror cruise became 'nightmare,' passengers say; ship evacuated

It was a scare no one aboard the Halloween horror cruise expected.<p>A jolt shook the Bahamas Celebration cruise Friday night after the ship hit something at sea, forcing hundreds of costume-clad passengers to evacuate the ship after the vessel apparently lost power.<p>"At first you kind of thought, …

China is shooting down drones with lasers

Today, China revealed its first anti-drone laser weapon, on the heels of a similar deployment by the US military earlier this year. According to state media, the system can bring down a drone within five seconds of locating the target, and is operable within a 1.2 mile radius of the installation. …