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The 5 Steaks You Should Be Grilling Now

<i>Welcome to our new weekly series On the Grill, where our Sunday Dinners columnist Tom Hirschfeld will be showing us how to grill everything from steaks to salads with confidence (and style).</i><p><i>Today: How to grill the perfect steak, soup to nuts: the 5 best steaks to grill, the 5 rules for cooking them</i> …

What happens to your Macbook Air battery in a year

I love my 2010 Macbook, but lately she’s become less of a workhorse and more of a gentle farm pony you feed carrots to at the barn. She tires easily …

Clearwater Dials up Its Beach Cuisine

Clearwater, Fla., has recently been voted the number one beach in Florida. While a nice sandy beach is crucial for a great family beach vacation, I also need a place with really good food. Recently, I ate my way through Clearwater, trying many of the local establishments. I learned that the number …

The World's Quirkiest Beaches (PHOTOS)

On this, National Relaxation Day, we thought it appropriate to find some of the most unusual beaches around the world.<p>From beaches with colorful sand to odd shapes lining the shore, here are nine quirky beaches around the world that are worth a visit.<p><b>Glass Beach, Fort Bragg, California</b><p>Located in …

How to Pick the Right Restaurant When Traveling

Looking for a great place to eat while traveling? In some ways, it's never been easier to find a dining destination. It's also never been so vexing. Whereas travelers might once have settled for whatever Fodor's or Lonely Planet recommended -- or whatever was closest to the hotel -- today's review …

Food & Dining

Pilot, co-pilot killed in fiery UPS cargo plane crash at Alabama airport

A large UPS cargo plane crashed early Wednesday morning near the airport in Birmingham, Ala., killing the pilot and co-pilot.<p>Investigators on the scene are now assessing the conditions of the aircraft, officials said.<p>“We are just at the very, very beginning stages of our investigation,” Robert …

Justice Department challenges $11bn American Airlines-US Airways merger

The US Justice Department on Tuesday moved to block the $11bn merger of American Airlines and US Airways, arguing the deal could reduce competition in local markets and result in higher airfares.<p>The proposed deal would create the world's largest airline and would leave four airlines in control of …

Amazing Impressionist Sings "Total Eclipse Of The Heart" In 19 Different Voices

Funny, yes, but also damn impressive.<p>Christina Bianco channels Adele, Cher, Barbra Streisand, Britney Spears, Edith Piaf, Julie Andrews and more.<p>H/t Gawker / AndPop.<p>And if you want to sing along yourself? Just remember this handy flowchart.

Every Passenger Who Survived The Asiana Airlines Crash In San Francisco Will Get $10,000

288 passengers and all 16 crew members survived the flight. More than 181 people on board were injured.<p>Three passengers, all Chinese teenage girls, were killed when the Boeing 777 struck the ground well short of the runway, shearing off its tail.<p>One of the victims, it was later revealed, was killed …

San Francisco

Box Office: 'Elysium' Mostly Avoids Catastrophe, Brad Pitt Hits New Career High

The 2013 summer blockbuster curse has been broken ... sort of. "Elysium" came in at the top with $30.5 million, but it beat "We're the Millers" by …

The McLaren M7C was so extreme, F1 immediately banned it

The front wing was dubbed "the Guillotine."<p>Rules change all the time in Formula 1. Teams spend millions to innovate solutions, which the FIA invariably and quickly bans on the basis of safety or unfair advantage. McLaren, being one of the oldest teams on the grid, has had a lot of novel designs …