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Saturday, Oct 19, 2019 at 04:52 PM CDT

The Restaurants Featured on the 'Best for a Date in America' List

Choosing where to go for date night is not always easy. Whether it's your first date or you're celebrating your golden anniversary, you'll want to take a look at this list of the 50 best restaurants in... »

Hello Kitty Celebrates 45 Years With Exhibition in Los Angeles

Hello Kitty Celebrates 45 Years With Exhibition in Los Angeles

You can travel around the world with Hello Kitty at a new Instagram pop-up museum that opened on Friday, Sept. 20, 2019. »

Report Reveals the 'Best Coffee Cities in America' for 2019

Report Reveals the 'Best Coffee Cities in America' for 2019

Java culture is all around us – so much so that, according to a Reuters poll, 63 percent of Americans age 18 or older say they drank coffee the previous day. With this in mind, WalletHub compared the 100... »

Disney Parks Expanding Plant-Based Menu Offerings

Disney Parks Expanding Plant-Based Menu Offerings

The "happiest place on Earth" is about to become even happier for people on plant-based diets as Disney World will debut hundreds of new meatless menu options next week. The Orlando-area theme park announced... »

Ralph Lauren Debuts 'Friends' Collection Inspired by Rachel Green

Ralph Lauren Debuts 'Friends' Collection Inspired by Rachel Green

"Friends" fans, rejoice! It's safe to say that Ralph Lauren will "be there for you" now that they've dropped an entire collection in honor of Rachel Green's iconic ensembles. The designer brand and... »

From Luckenbach to Rocky Top, Country Music Is an American Roadmap

From Luckenbach to Rocky Top, Country Music Is an American Roadmap

The storytelling of country music connects a wide swath of Americans from East Coast to the West Coast, from North to the South. For many country writers, their lyrics were inspired by real places and real... »

Airbnb Offering All-Expense-Paid Trip to Antarctica for Science Research

Airbnb Offering All-Expense-Paid Trip to Antarctica for Science Research

Airbnb is offering a handful of people concerned about the environment a chance to participate in scientific research on how to help preserve it during an all-expense-paid trip to Antarctica. The Antarctic... »

Beer Flows as Overcrowded Oktoberfest Opens in Munich

Beer Flows as Overcrowded Oktoberfest Opens in Munich

The first keg was tapped, and the beer started flowing as the 186th Oktoberfest got underway Saturday in the southern German city of Munich. Mayor Dieter Reiter inserted the tap in the first keg with two blows... »

Plenty of Fish Bans Face Filters to Curb Deceptive Profiles

Plenty of Fish Bans Face Filters to Curb Deceptive Profiles

Dating app Plenty of Fish is banning face filters across its platform in a move aimed at deterring users from creating deceptive profiles, NBC News reported. In a blog post on Tuesday, the site announced that it... »

What Are Hard Seltzers? Here’s What You Need to Know

You’ve heard the names—White Claw, Truly, Bon & Viv—and they may even remind you of Zima, the “alternative beer” from the ’90s. So why is everyone going crazy over... »

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