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The best boat bars in NYC

What better way to take advantage of New York’s gorgeous waterfront views than by actually getting on the water at one of the best boat bars in NYC? …

How to Explore Midtown Like a Pro

Midtown is the heart of Manhattan and The Wolcott Hotel is right in the thick of the action, serving as a prime command center for travelers who want …

The Secret History of Tiger Woods

The death of his father set a battle raging inside the world's greatest golfer. How he waged that war -- through an obsession with the Navy SEALs -- …

15 Grooming Hacks Every Man Needs To Know

All men want to look good. But none of us want to spend more time than is absolutely necessary in front of the bathroom mirror each morning. Life’s …

Experience Local Wherever You Go

The best bars in New York, as chosen by bar experts

The fact that the world’s best bars are in New York City shouldn’t surprise anyone who’s pulled up a barstool for something shaken or stirred. To …

12 best news and reading apps

Whether you're at home or on the go, it's always handy to have something to read.<p>Smartphones are fast becoming our go-to way to consume all types of media, but sometimes it's hard to know which apps are worth our time.<p>From e-books to Reddit to breaking news, these are the best apps to help you stay …

Bill Ackman's One57 Penthouse Cost a Near-Record $91.5M

Holy moly, here we go again. It has long been reported that hedge fund billionaire <b>Bill Ackman</b> is the leader of a group of investors who shelled out some $90 million on a penthouse at megawealthy magnet <b>One57</b>. But the sale hit public record today, as 6sqft first reported, and it comes out to a …

Can Your Travel Companions Visit You In First Class?

In the past week I’ve had no fewer than a dozen readers ask me a question which ultimately boils down to:<p>“I’m flying in first class, and my …

The Conrad New York: Great Harbor Views In A Neighborhood Coming Into Its Own

The Conrad New York, in Battery Park City, tickled The Hotel Detective’s palate because it contravened the usual law of hotel layout: The rooms with the view are the largest and command the most money. That’s not true here for a variety of reasons. We’ll get into that. But the right numbers are …

Long Weekend in Edinburgh

It’s not hard to see why most visitors fall in love with Edinburgh: its medieval castle, cobblestoned streets, and stone buildings provide no …

The Death And Decay Of Detroit, As Seen From The Streets

Patton Street, NW Detroit<p>Feel like you can kind of see how this scene unfolded:<p>In the top photo, the tree is blocking the view of that yellow house …

Restaurants in Financial District and Tribeca | 99 Essential Restaurants in NYC

Financial District and Tribeca<p>Atera<p>photo by Nathan Rawlinson<p>Looking for a way to recuperate after the closure of the short-lived Compose, Jodi …

Last Call: Saying goodbye to Mad Men

Could <i>Man Men</i> take place anywhere but NYC? The simple answer, of course, is hell, no. It’s a show about the Madison Avenue advertising game. Madison …

Heart disease: treatment using vegetables over drugs

Many doctors treating heart disease tend to prescribe drugs known as statins like Lipitor, but some physicians in Canada are trying a new method: a …

Holistic Medicine

Marcel Kittel Wins Stage 2

Nacer Bouhanni and Giacomo Nizzolo complete the podium<p><b>BELFAST, May 10, 2014 (AFP) -</b> Marcel Kittel of Germany won a wet second stage of the Giro d'Italia in Belfast on Saturday, finishing over a length clear of France's Nacer Bouhanni in a mass sprint.<p>But it was the rider who finished eighth, …

5 Places to Relive the Roaring Twenties in New York City

There’s a reason we use the term “Roaring Twenties” to describe the decade between World War I and the Great Depression: Among other firsts, it was …

Is Craven Road the weirdest street in Toronto?

Craven Road in the east end of Toronto is weird. It runs from Queen Street in the south to the Danforth in the north, only briefly interrupted by the …

Is Fancy Wine Better? Blindfolded Taste Test! - Food Feeder

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Penis pumps cost U.S. government millions, watchdog cries waste

WASHINGTON – Penis pumps cost the U.S. government’s Medicare program $172 million between 2006 and 2011, about twice as much as the consumer would …

Randy Carlyle says HBO's '24/7' access is 'not normal' for Maple Leafs

TORONTO -- Randy Carlyle won't watch HBO's "24/7" until the series is over.<p>Of course that doesn't mean he's ignoring it. That's actually rather …

Dress Your Body Type: Short

<i>Click here to follow AskMen Fashion on Twitter</i>.<p><i>This article marks the third installment in our Dress Your Body Type series. For more, check out our advise for large body types, skinny body types and tall body types.</i><p>Looking your best is largely about figuring out which garments, cuts, color …

Clothing

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A Design Lover's Guide to New York City

The task of writing a traveler's guide for design aficionados in the city that never sleeps is, well, daunting. A truly exhaustive list would be …