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Tell Us Your Best Houston Tips

This week on Hack Your City, we’re covering the lush southern supercity of Houston, Texas. Like the singers of “Save a Horse Ride a Cowboy,” Houston is big and rich. The fourth-biggest city in the U.S. is still growing, catching up on Chicago. And it’s physically massive; it’s got feeder highways for its feeder…Read more… […]

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Emirates’ New First-Class Suites, A Look Inside

Emirates has premiered a video exploring its new first-class suites onboard Boeing 777 flights. The rooms boast a wealth of luxurious details befitting of its king-size price tag. Equipped with lighting and temperature control, each Mercedes Benz-inspired nook offers guests a seat that reclines into a bed, complete with covers and pillow. Window seats come […]

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Tell Us Your Best Washington, D.C. Hacks

We’ve hacked a few industry towns in this column, like Los Angeles and Las Vegas. Now it’s time for a military-industrial-complex city. Washington, D.C. has a high turnover rate and a dubious reputation. But outside of politics, Washington is a beautiful city with a wide variety of cultures, cuisines, and a lively…Read more… Continue Reading […]

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This CDC App Tells You Which Vaccines You Need to See the World

iOS/Google: Different countries around the world have unique foods, styles, and cultures, but they also have their own diseases. That’s why it’s important you get vaccinated four to six weeks before you travel internationally. If you’re getting ready to jet set around the world, the Centers for Disease Control’s…Read more… Continue Reading at http://lifehacker.com

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Colombian Authorities Make Largest-Ever Cocaine Bust, $360 Million USD

Colombian police have secured 12 tons of cocaine in what’s being called the largest single drug seizure in Colombia’s history. The drugs were hidden in four banana plantations close to the routes commonly used to smuggle cocaine into the U.S. This police operation was an offensive blow against the notorious drug trafficking gang called Gulf […]

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The Best Las Vegas Hacks From Our Readers

Las Vegas might be the most-hacked city in the country. If you google for tourist tips, you’ll get handed a free well whisky and twenty bucks for the slots by the time you click “I’m feeling lucky.” Well now the internet has one more guide to a town nicknamed after the concept of sin. This […]

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