Here's some interesting data on cost of living and quality of life by a variety of measures for cities around the world. You can search just on cost of living, best cities if you’re a single guy (or girl), cheapest, safest (for women),...Show More Summary
(MP3 DOWNLOAD) - (PODCAST) In 14 minutes, I gotta trudge through Friday New York City rush hour going to Atlantic City. My best pal is my boss now and he’s going with me… and won’t let us leave EARLY to beat the rush hour. “That’s unrealistic. Show More Summary
Five new buildings with architecture that’s classic Gehry Celebrity architect Frank Gehry’s big residential and retail project on the Sunset Strip is a go. The city’s planning commission on Thursday voted unanimously to give final approval...Show More Summary
Even in a city with some of the best health-insurance coverage rates and a glut of medical facilities, residents just a few miles apart are projected to have vastly different lifespans.
Glen Butler Security, You don’t need to be a Navy SEAL or a SWAT team leader to be a hero. After the carnage like we’ve witnessed in American cities such as San Bernardino and Orlando, and more recently in Europe, the national conversation...Show More Summary
Despite the fact that New York City is clearly #1, sometimes other places foolishly want to challenge us. So it was in the case of the annual Regional Metro Tap Water Taste Test, organized by the EPA and held by at the American Museum of Natural History. Show More Summary
There's a giant car chase through Las Vegas in Jason Bourne that, according to critics, is either the best part of the movie ("the most ambitiously destructive action sequence to happen to Sin City in the movies since Con Air") or the worst ("narratively implausible and logistically ridiculous"). However divided they may ... More »
From "The Godmother" at Bay Cities to the Hollenbeck burrito at El Tepeyac, these eleven dishes are classic Los Angeles. [ more › ]
Midtowne Spa, a 21-year-old gay bathhouse in Texas’ capital, closed its doors permanently on Sunday. Midtowne, the only gay bathhouse in the nation’s third-gayest city, reportedly had its best year ever last year. However, owner Mike Zapp… Read The post Austin Loses ‘A Safe Space for Gay Men to Go Have Sex’ appeared first on Towleroad.
The best dining options close to gymnastics, beach volleyball, soccer, and more Rio de Janeiro is a city with countless food options spread throughout its neighborhoods, featuring both the touristy spots that are worth a visit and the hidden gems where Cariocas (locals) usually go. Show More Summary
One of the nice things about summer is getting to read stuff you don’t have to read. Matt Desmond’s Evicted: Poverty and Profit in the American City was excellent, and deserves the great deal of attention it received. The sociology is largely implicit, but it is absolutely there, and Desmond paints a compelling portrait of flawed but […]
New York, a town bought by the Dutch for a handful of Ess-A-Bagel dough, has long since been a City Of Food, boasting the universe's finest pizza, hot dogs, steaks, bagels, and more. We've rounded up some of the city's best classic dishes,...Show More Summary
When you work from home, you have a lot of flexibility that traditional workspaces don't allow. You should take advantage of the situation by visiting--or moving to--one of these amazing cities.
Bat Boys by TeeKetch They're the three best friends Gotham ever had, a trio to strike terror into the hearts of criminals and repair all that is wrong with their city. Bert, the Bat and Dick, also known as the Bat Boys, are there when you need them, even in the middle of the night. Show More Summary
by Tricia Romano DNC Former New York City mayor Mike Bloomberg was an unusual choice to speak on behalf of the Democratic nominee, Hillary Clinton. A self-described independent who has been a member of both parties, the billionaire said:...Show More Summary
Do you pride yourself in finding the best deals or stretching your dollar out to its limits? Then you might want to take a look at this list showing some of America's "cheapest" cities by living expenses that featured law schools as highly ranked as the University of Texas. It's......
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The pupcakes at the new canine bakery in Seattle are great. The annual dog-eating festival in Yulin, less so.
New to the Bay Area, or maybe you're looking for a fresh perspective on your beloved city? Then look no further: we're delivering the ins and outs of one of San Francisco's best and brightest neighborhoods, South of Market (SoMa). It's...Show More Summary
More and more I talk to people and the question “what podcasts do you listen to?” is more prevalent than “what shows do you watch?” That’s probably because I live in the city and every day I’m in the back of a cab or riding the train. But podcasts are awesome, you can find a […] The post The Best Podcasts Of 2016 (So Far) appeared first on Apple Gazette.