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The Most Beautiful Roads In America

Take the long way home.<p>Pavement meanders through all 50 of these United States, from the hardwood forests of Vermont to the craggy coast of California's Big Sur. Most of it goes somewhere; some of it goes nowhere. The roads on these pages are a few of our backcountry favorites. They're not always …

Like It Or Not, Trump's Victory Has Shown Us Who We Are (Commentary)

We can no longer pretend that racists and misogynists don’t define America<p>I grew up in Alabama, a land of liars.<p>Alabama is full of church people. …

'You Carry On, We Carry Off': The Savage New (Spoof) United Airlines Slogans

"We have an offer you can't refuse. No really."<p>Rebrands often follow a PR nightmare.<p>And with United Airlines in the news for all the wrong reasons this week after a passenger was forcibly dragged from a flight because the airline overbooked it, social media users have suggested dozens of new mottos …

Flying

Planning to flee to Canada? Try accessing the immigration website first

<b>(CNN) —</b> It seems it's not only celebs who are making plans to flee a Donald Trump presidency.<p>As Trump surged ahead in Tuesday night's election, Canada's immigration website crashed, posting a "500 - Internal server error" message.<p>Lisa Filipps, spokeswoman for Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship …

Elections

Can The Early Release Of Galaxy Note 8 Save Samsung?

Just when things were looking good for Samsung, the Galaxy Note 7 has been little short of a total disaster for the corporation. The handset was …

Swiping on tablets is harming children's ability to write - parents must limit time on gadgets

Small children have always loved buttons they can press and knobs they can twiddle, so it’s no surprise that they’ve taken to playing on tablets as quickly as ducks take to water.<p>All to the good, you might say, but I would urge parents to be vigilant in ensuring that high-tech gadgets don’t …

Pre-school

6 Terrible Habits That Destroy Your Productivity (and Happiness)

If you want to excel at your work, stop doing these things immediately.<p>In today's interconnected and increasingly mobile world, people need no longer be confined to their offices. You can work anytime you like wherever you happen to be. But that very freedom has also resulted in some very bad …

Oracle just bought a company Larry Ellison mostly owns, entitling him to $3.5 billion in cash

Larry Ellison already owned about 40% of NetSuite, so the deal will net him about $3.5 billion.<p>Rumors had been recently circulating that Oracle would buy NetSuite.<p>Oracle doesn't need NetSuite's tech. It wants the company to increase its cloud-computing revenues. Ellison, the executive chairman, …

IT

26 reasons why New Zealand is the world's best country

Mutual funds are facing extinction

Passive investing is taking over the money-management world.<p>Exchange-traded funds, which simply track an index, have hoovered up assets at a rate over the past decade. The combined assets of ETFs in the US hitting $2.2 trillion in April, according to the Investment Company Institute.<p>The funds, …

Investing

The Panama Papers: how the world’s rich and famous hide their money offshore

Guardian analysis of leaked papers will show how influential people including heads of government have exploited tax havens<p>The hidden wealth of some of the world’s most prominent leaders, politicians and celebrities has been revealed by an unprecedented leak of millions of documents that show the …

Corruption

That's Star craft Camouflage right? that's what my conspiracy theorist friend told me at least. (heheh)

Reasons why you might want to stop buying supermarket meat

If you’re like most Americans, you most likely buy your meat at the supermarket. Be it raw chicken and steaks from the butcher case or cold cuts from the deli counter, we tend to not give much thought to the meat we buy beyond whether it’s fresh and how much it costs. But you might want to think …

A woman who quit her job as an investment banker built a new life traveling the world on her own

Before she left, she'd been earning six figures a year, including her commission. However, she remembers, she wasn't happy with her lifestyle.<p>"It was hard for me when our paid time off was only 14 days per year," she tells Business Insider. "We'd go to the office puking our guts out because we …

Northern Ireland

50 trips everyone should take in the US in their lifetime

America has been called a lot of things: beautiful, majestic, wild, and great. It's all those and more.<p>Whether you're driving down the Pacific Coast Highway, whale watching in Cape Cod, or embracing your inner child at Orlando's Disney World, the US is full of incredible surprises.<p>From the East …

14 Things Successful People Do First Thing in the Morning

Early mornings can make people feel more optimistic and ready to tackle challenging tasks.<p>"If it has to happen, then it has to happen first," writes Laura Vanderkam, a time-management expert and the author of <i>What the Most Successful People Do Before Breakfast</i>.<p>Those among us who have managed to find …

Journalism

Here's what you need to earn to be in the top 1% in 13 major US cities

The top 1% alone owns a shockingly large portion of the country's wealth: about 40%.<p>To see how you stack up against the wealthiest of the wealthy, The New York Times created an interactive tool that allows you to enter your household income and compare your earnings across 344 zones throughout the …

16 Of The Most Photogenic Hikes On The West Coast

Best coast?

The global south has free trade to thank for its obesity and diabetes epidemic

You wouldn’t think that free-trade deals could lead to a diabetes and obesity epidemic, but they have. Today, many countries in the global south are seeing an explosion of these afflictions - all because their governments welcomed in transnational food companies looking for new “growth markets” for …

Diabetes

Palawan, The Most Beautiful Island In The World, Is Sheer Perfection

It's hard to believe the Philippines are an under-appreciated tropical travel destination, especially with their extraordinary hiking, diving, beaches and of course -- islands that are THIS beautiful.<p>And while we'd like to visit every single island in the Philippines, there's one island in …

Stop the Thanksgiving Insanity

I'm amazed that millions of people still travel for hundreds of miles in brutal traffic or go to crowded airports to go someplace they don't want to go to.<p>They do this in order to eat food they don't want to eat and have conversations with people they don't want to see, all in the name of …

The Two Sides of Beautiful in the Dolomites

The Val Gardena in northeastern Italy is a sight to behold, no matter how you look at it -- or from what height. When people talk about beautiful landscapes, they generally mean one of two different, in fact totally opposite things.<p>On the one end of the spectrum, there is the …

The American Century is over: How our country went down in a blaze of shame

<b>Donald Rumsfeld, Jamie Dimon, David Koch (AP/Rob Carr/Reuters/Keith Bedford/AP/Phelan M. Ebenhack/Photo montage by Salon)</b><p>We face a triple crisis in foreign policy, economics and democracy. Here’s how it all went to hell<p>Michael Lind<p>July 12, 2014 3:00pm (UTC)<p>In 1914, the American Century began. This …

YouTube reveals which US internet providers are best and worst at streaming

Starting today, internet providers in the United States will finally be held to account for lackluster YouTube streaming speeds. Google has brought its Video Quality Report — first launched in Canada at the start of this year — to the US, and is now ranking ISPs like Cablevision and Verizon FiOS …

The ManKind Project

Beautiful views at @skieaglecrest yesterday! Photo by @jessicanichole85

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