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8 Hotels Where You’re The Only Guest

Because the easiest way to score VIP treatment at a hotel is to either be rich or the ONLY guest, here are eight exclusive accommodations around the world that boast one single room — and your host’s undivided attention.

04/10/2014

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How To Never Lose Your Luggage Again

While fewer bags are being lost by the airlines these days, people are still stealing them! Which is why Air France and KLM have spent the last year developing two gadgets that help prevent luggage from being lifted.

04/09/2014

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The World’s Best Classic Cocktails In The Bars That Invented Them

There’s nothing better than kicking back on vacation with a classic local cocktail, and nothing worse than being interrupted by some blowhard waxing poetic about the drink’s storied “history”. Unless you’re the blowhard, and you’re sitting at the exact bar where the drink was invented.

04/04/2014

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The 10 Most Photographed Places On Earth

There’s only one rule to keep in mind when traveling: If you don’t take photos, it didn’t happen. (That, and don’t drink the tap water.)

04/03/2014

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10 Of The World’s Most Iconic Hotels

We’ve put together a guide to 10 of the world’s most storied hotels.

04/02/2014

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The Humor Code’s Five Best Comedy Clubs In The US

While traveling the world exploring the science of what makes things funny, we stumbled on an important question: What makes a good comedy club? According to many of the comics we interviewed, a “good room” is one that’s dimly lit, densely packed, with hard chairs, low ceilings, a red curtain, and nothing at all that’s blue.

04/01/2014

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Tips On Packing Lightly For Vacation

For the first-time traveler hoping to avoid baggage fees to the experienced globetrotter, the following 10 tips will help teach you how to pack more efficiently and maybe even more safely.

02/25/2014

President Barack Obama and Mitt Romney both speak during the second presidential debate October 16, 2012 at the David Mack Center at Hofstra University.  (Photo credit MANDEL NGAN/AFP/Getty Images)

Presidential Forum: That’s Not True

Both Presidential candidates have agreed to take part in the Presidential Forum for CBS Local. Every weekday for two weeks they will each answer a new question.

10/08/2012

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Countdown Clock System Being Installed At Some ‘T’ Stops

MassDOT is rolling out a new countdown clock system that will help keep ‘T’ commuters informed and on time.

08/15/2012

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Storm Creates Funnel Cloud In Rhode Island

The Wednesday morning storm caused a water spout to form at Quonset Point in Rhode Island.

08/15/2012

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