Essential California: Bay Area falls behind on quake safety
Good morning, and welcome to the Essential California newsletter. It's Monday, April 23, and here's what's happening across California: TOP STORIES Property values are soaring...
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Seven ways. to avoid hair loss
Two-thirds of men are affected by male pattern baldness, with 40% experiencing noticeable hair loss by the age of 35, but there are some things you can do to try to keep it at bay
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Mad Deals Of The Day: $150 Off The Dyson Animal 2 Vacuum And More
Jacket This wool-blend coat has the perfect slouchy, stylish fit. It has no buttons, so it drops open making it an ideal spring coat. Also available in pink, but sizes are...
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Bay Area falling behind on quake safety despite booming tech economy
Property values are soaring to stratospheric levels. The tech-fueled economy is booming. But the Bay Area has stalled on seismic safety effort. Some fear officials are losing a...
1 day ago - LA Times
Stanley Cup playoffs: Lightning beat Devils to advance to second round
Nikita Kucherov and the Tampa Bay Lightning are moving on in the Stanley Cup playoffs. Kucherov scored his 27th career postseason goal and Andrei Vasilevskiy stopped 26 shots...
1 day ago - LA Times
20 of the best outdoor activity breaks in the UK
These isles are alive with natural wonders - and experts who can get you close to the edge. From river-swims and packrafting to trail running and via ferrata, here are 20 great...
2 days ago - The Guardian
Balboa Bay Resort Review - Newport Beach
Why We Love Balboa Bay Resort for Families Mega yachts and exclusive waterfront real estate don't always mix well with kids, but they do at Balboa Bay Resort. The resort...
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Mad Deals Of The Day: The Sweetest $17 Purse For Spring And More
Mug set This four-piece Le Creuset mug set would be a wonderful addition to your kitchen cabinet or the perfect housewarming gift for a friend. $50 , The Bay . Bag When you're...
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Belize island idyll at Mahogany Bay Resort
The resort is a high-end oasis on Ambergris Caye with many features that set it apart from the competition.
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Welcome to L.A.'s luxury hotel boom, featuring $20,000 suites and James Bond exotic cars
At the newest five-star hotel around Los Angeles, a massive bronze chandelier hangs from its nearly three-story Art Deco lobby, suffused with the scent of fresh-cut roses...
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The headlines of Very International People
Kate Middleton has gone into labour, another Royal baby is almost here
The 10 best places for afternoon tea in the UK revealed
The Mail on Sunday's Sarah Turner gives her verdict on the best venues around the UK to enjoy the much-loved British tradition.
See the Many Epic Outfits From Beyoncé's Second Coachella Performance
Beyoncé made history last weekend when she became the first Black woman to headline Coachella, and she did so masterfully. Not only did she display the best of what live...
Let's catch you up on where each ‘Westworld' character left off
There are no bathroom breaks during “Westworld,” the HBO series that centers on a futuristic, Wild West-themed amusement park where humans can live out their wildest fantasies...
7 ways to use up and recycle firewood ashes
If you're never sure what to do with the ash from your fireplace, don't be too quick to dump it, give these helpful tips a try instead. Every time you light a fire, you create...
How to substitute stevia in baking and preserves
Any baking that uses stevia in place of sugar should be eaten within a couple of days. Words: Jane Wrigglesworth Stevia can be used in baking and preserving, but some...
What's On: Royal New Zealand Ballet's Dancing With Mozart
Great music inspires great dance, as the Royal New Zealand Ballet presents an eclectic programme of four works - classical and contemporary - inspired by the music of Mozart...
Couple transform vintage van into a camper they use to roam Britain in
Scott and Ellie Morgan from Bristol bought the 1990 Fiat Ducato after deciding to go travelling around the Brecon Beacons in Wales following the loss of their unborn child.
Survivors of air accidents reveal how they got onto planes again
Survivors of air accidents often proclaim that their survival was a miracle. But what follows is another kind of miracle: Many survivors manage to fly again. Here they reveal how.
One in eight bird species are at risk of global extinction
A report from BirdLife International, based in Cambridge, monitored bird numbers across the globe. It found that one in eight bird species are at risk of global extinction.