Yotel, the British chain of airport and city hotels known for small, affordable rooms decked out with high-tech features, will launch YotelPad, a hotel-condo hybrid, in downtown Miami. Construction should be completed in 2020.
American Airlines is moving to a cashless model for additional fees at Miami International Airport, a move it hopes will speed up the check-in process. An airline partner is installing machines that will convert cash to debit cards.
Cardiovascular diseases, such as heart attack and stroke, remain among the leading causes of death in the United States. It is well known that many of the precursors to cardiovascular disease in adulthood have their origins in childhood.
Patient: I would like to have my lips augmented, but I don’t want to look like a duck. Is it possible to have my lips augmented without looking like all the people here in Miami — and why do you think people look like that?
An MRI, shows my hip pain is caused by a cartilage tear and a loose body. The doctor said I need surgery to get better. Are there any alternative treatments other then surgery and if surgery is done, what does it consist of?
Florida ranks the highest in new HIV cases in the United States. Fortunately, HIV medication known as antiretroviral therapy (ART) can be very effective. In fact, most people in the U.S. who started ART after 2008 now have a life expectancy at age 20 to live to age 78 — the same as all men overall.
I have a post-doctoral degree in folding laundry. I know how to pleat and crease and double up with the efficiency of a mother of five whose four boys played years of sports. Millions of laundry loads later, turns out there are actually two devices that can accomplish this onerous chore, the Foldimate and the Laundroid.
In Jordan's extraordinary rose-red "Lost City" of Petra, I have just huffed up 700 zigzagging stone-carved steps to the ancient mountaintop High Place of Sacrifice with its sacred altar and goat blood drain. And now, along a dirt trail, I rest in a rug-draped souvenir stall while an octogenarian Bedouin woman – who is traditionally clad in a long embroidered madraga dress and grew up in a cave – deftly strings a fragrant necklace of dried cloves to sell me.
Q: Dear Ed: I especially liked your past article on beverage faucets that deliver refreshing filtered water to a kitchen sink for cooking. Well, if a beverage faucet works as a nice accessory on a kitchen sink, can I install one as the main faucet on my smaller bar sink?
I discovered fungi in the coastal forests of Northern California. There I came to recognize the mushrooms, lichens and liverworts, all small primitive plants you might not notice. What makes fungi different is they cannot photosynthesize like green plants because they lack chlorophyll. That's why edible mushrooms are cultivated in darkness.
Insulation plays an important role in keeping your house cool in summer and warm in winter. But because of its passive nature, it's easy to forget that it needs to be maintained from time to time. As you move into the coldest part of winter, don't overlook the role of insulation in preserving the heat you're spending so much money to pump into your house.
The secret to creating a beautiful home isn't in cloning a big-name designer's style, or washing a room in the latest trend. It's about thoughtfully constructing a space that celebrates the people who live there. Our design choices should not only be inspired by today's "it" color palettes or furniture styles, but by the opportunity to bring to life the story of us: what we love, what is precious from our past, what we dream of for the future.
Whether you're moving into your first apartment or a new rental, there's always a myriad of things to consider. But perhaps the first and foremost is your budget. While your stylish eye wants all the designer pieces, your frugal purse is looking at those luxury look-alikes with an affordable price tag. But you don't have to declare war with your bank account – it is possible to achieve a happy compromise. Low-cost decor that looks expensive really exists.
With bitter cold temperatures gripping much of the country in recent weeks, what are the best ways to properly prepare your home for winter? Whether it's your full-time residence, weekend home or a property you rent out, being prepared can help make sure your home doesn't suffer any damage during winter.
Universal Orlando has announced more of its concert lineup for its 2018 Mardi Gras event. Among the performers will be Macklemore, Fifth Harmony and Sean Paul, who will kick off the celebration at Universal Studios theme park on Feb. 3.
A San Diego Coast Guard crew evacuated eight people and five dogs from the Montecito Golf Course, in California, after mudslides made roads impassable on January 9. They were transported to a staging area with Santa Barbara County emergency crews, the Coast Guard reported. The Santa Barbara County Fire Department reported that 100 homes were destroyed by the floods and mudslides. The death toll rose to 17 on Wednesday, January 10, according to the Los Angeles Times. NOTE: There is no audio in this clip.
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Coast Guard airlifts dogs stranded on golf course by California mudslides