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My Travel Tales: Toni Braxton

The R&B star shares her wildest travel memories

For Military Veterans, Shelter Dogs Are a Means to a Friend

Pairing wounded military veterans with shelter dogs isn’t easy, but it just might save the lives of both.

Skateboarding’s golden boy Nyjah Huston grows up

He prepares for Norway’s X Games with an eye on Japan’s Olympics

L.A.'s Doughnut Scene is Fried and Joy

How have L.A.’s mom-and-pop doughnut shops beaten out corporate competition? We meet the people behind their success. 

Portland, Maine, is an Outsized Food Town in a Small Package

With a combination of abundant natural resources, longstanding locavore traditions and an influx of culinary talent, Portland has become…

Where Travel Is Headed In 2018

Hotels and home-rentals will do battle; RVs will be all the rage; everyone will have their own personal paparazzo—2018 looks to be…

Great Scot! Actress Karen Gillan Has Big Plans

Acting, singing, writing, making fun of people choking on horseradish—is there anything Infinity War star Karen Gillan can’t do?

Chadwick Boseman is Making His Mark

After portraying such trailblazing icons as Jackie Robinson and James Brown, deep thinker Chadwick Boseman is sinking his claws into…

Tessa Thompson on her Wild Frontiers

From superhero to corporate shark, elegant A-lister to amateur anthropologist—the only constant with Tessa Thompson is perpetual…

Berlin's Opera is Music for the Masses

A maverick director has replaced Viking helmets and kimonos with surreal special effects, outlandish getups and a bit of wit, making…