Loch Ness

What You Need to Know for Day One of the Detroit Auto Show

Bullitt Mustang, G-Wagen, Ranger, and more.<p>Welcome to The Grid, R&T's quick roundup of the auto industry and motorsports news you should know this morning.<p><b>New Bullitt and Old Bullitt</b><p>Ford’s not-all-that unexpected reveal of the 2019 Bullitt edition Mustang GT was accompanied on stage by a genuine …

Trucks

Cheap Vacation Ideas For The New Year

January is upon us and with it, the annual case of severe seasonal blues. The weather is cold, we’re all partied out after Christmas and the first …

Travel

The best train journeys in Europe for 2018

Our rail experts offer a guide to the best rail journeys in Europe for 2018.<p>1. Eurostar, London to Amsterdam<p>It’s the biggest Eurostar news for a decade. From spring 2018 direct trains will zip from London St Pancras to Rotterdam in just over three hours, plus Amsterdam in around four. The speedy …

Trains

These are some of Canada’s most spectacular lakes for ice fishing

In Canada, we have an almost endless supply of beautiful lakes. In winter, though, some of them take on special significance: when the word …

Lifestyle (Canada)

10 of the best Scottish road trips

Scotland's beauty is unparalleled - here's how to make the most of it

Scotland

10 Unbelievable Wartime Monster Sightings

It’s often said that war is hell, but what’s hell without at least the occasional demon? Perhaps that’s why some of the most plausibility-straining …

UFOs

Dreary Weather -- a Bright Spot for Auto-Parts Companies

Auto-parts makers are climbing up, while L Brands and Rite Aid see steep falls on weak earnings.<p>On today's episode of <i>Market Foolery</i>, Chris Hill talks …

Investing

Hodgee: Giving Loch Ness a run for her money

Updated:Friday, January 5 2018 8:53 PM EST2018-01-06 01:53:10 GMT<p>Two years ago, residents in Del Dios knew a dying red eucalyptus tree needed to be …

Paranormal

Our 9 Bucket List Destinations for 2018

<i>Some posts have links that earn us a small commission if you make a purchase. This is at no extra cost for you.</i><p>The Beautiful Places We Want to Visit …

Europe

Weekend 2 Cents: Tall Slender Black Beings Came Back For Me -- Great Prespa Lake Monster? -- Unsuccessful Abduction

<b>Tall Slender Black Beings Came Back For Me</b><p>South Branch (Canada), NB - 3/21/2016: Entity seen at 5:00 am. We were awoken by our 7 month old son …

UFOs

Bizarre ‘sea monster’ caught on camera

The creature was filmed in the Albanian section of the Great Prespa Lake, which is shared by Albania, Greece and Macedonia.<p>The footage, which appears …

Okanagan

Scotland is still a financial secrecy exporter, laundering billions for Russia's crime-bosses and oligarchs

If you're an oligarch in the former Soviet Union, chances are you owe your billions to corruption and even overt criminal activity, and your ability …

Corruption

Riders to hack 500 miles from Lincolnshire to Loch Ness for road safety

<b>Two riders and their cobs will be covering 500 miles to raise awareness of horses on the roads.</b><p>Megan Koss and Emily Castledine and their horses Jack …

Horses

Rapper's Lyrics about Climate Change Are Smart

Want to hear the most cogent scientific, social and political arguments about climate change? Check out Baba Brinkman’s song “Make It Hot.” Brinkman …

Climate

Revealed: how shell firms avoid transparency

However, we can today reveal that at least 228 SLPs have declared that they are controlled by a limited partnerships from England and Northern …

Corruption

Is Sasquatch Real? Here Are Three Reasons to Say "Maybe."

We don't believe in the Loch Ness monster. Aliens are probably out there somewhere, but we don't think they've been to Earth. But there's one …

UFOs

Site Near Scotland's Loch Ness Was Possibly A Bronze Age Burial Ground

The recent infrastructural development of Drumnadrochit, a village lying on the west shore of the famed Loch Ness, has brought forth its fortuitous …

Paranormal

150 million-year-old Jurassic sea creature that looked like Loch Ness monster found in Antarctica

The prehistoric creature roamed the Earth's oceans at a time when Antarctica was part of the larger Gondwana continent.<p>A 150 million-year-old sea …

Paranormal

Self-awareness Is More Important Than Either Luck Or Hard Work

An alumnus of the Indian Institute of Management, Ahmedabad, Mainak has spent more than two decades in the corporate sector. He began his career with …

Procter & Gamble

Which pricey Times Square tourist trap is worth the money?

The Crossroads of the World survived its crime-and-sleaze era to rise anew as a family-friendly crossroads of finance, tourism and entertainment. It …

New York City

Hilarious moment violin player pulls up in a taxi and joins impromptu street party

A famous composer dropped into an impromptu street party in the middle of a city centre in a taxi and played along on his violin.<p>DJ Col Solo and DJ …

Scottish Highlands

Five interesting Scottish castle ruins you should visit

Even in their decaying state, Scotland’s castle ruins have more than a few stories hidden away behind their crumbling walls.<p>On the Totternish coast …

Scotland

When a good movie becomes evil

The ‘Moonlight’ vs. ‘La La Land’ debate around February’s Oscars underscored a flawed way people processed art in 2017.<p>I was raised in the Christian …

Culture

Bakery chain Greggs on a roll for worst nativity scene of 2017

‘Workout Jesus’ and a cake in the shape of Bethlehem give it a bit of a run, but the sausage roll in a manger look should take the crown<p>This year, the sausage roll will be hard to beat.<p>In the search for 2017’s worst Christmas nativity scene, the infamous ad from bakery chain Greggs – where the baby …

Offbeat News

7 booze-centric cruises around the world

Nothing says vacation quite like sailing through open waters with a spiked drink in hand and the sun setting on the horizon. Cruises have long been …

Cruise Ships

MCN Fleet: X-ADV meets the family

My Honda X-ADV is definitely the motorcycling equivalent of Marmite, you either love it or hate it. Me, I love it (I mean the X-ADV, I despise …

Paranormal

Top 10 broadband stories of 2017

If 2016 was the year in which broadband soared up the national agenda (but not, obviously, to the top of it), 2017 was the year of …

Business Technology

Where is Scotland's best Christmas market? We put Glasgow and Edinburgh festive feasts to the test

It was a tale of two cities as we compared the Christmas offerings to find out what market was more impressive.<p>Scotland’s tale of two cities goes …

Christmas

Archaeologists Discover A Very Special 4,000-Year-Old Bronze Age Tomb Near Loch Ness

In Drumnadrochit near Loch Ness, a 4,000-year-old Bronze Age tomb has been discovered, making this the second find of this kind in the area in the …

Paranormal

Bronze-Age Tomb Discovered Near Loch Ness

LOCH NESS, SCOTLAND—<i>BBC News</i> reports that a second Bronze-Age burial has been found on the western shore of Loch Ness in the Scottish Highlands. A …

Paranormal