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How to talk to the men in your life about toxic masculinity

Toxic masculinity is a term with a toxic legacy.  As with many words typically associated with feminist discourse, 'toxic masculinity' is a phrase that's been co-opted by the so-called alt-right.  That's one of the reasons journalist...

Zanzibar island set to attract international hotel investments

Zanzibar island set to attract international hotel investments The Zanzibar government is courting international hotel investors to capture the island’s fast-growing tourism industry, looking to raise the number of leisure and business tourists visiting the...

Paris Hotel Lutetia announces new GM

Paris Hotel Lutetia announces new GM The Set Hotels announced the appointment of François-Xavier Schoeffer as General Manager of the Hotel Lutetia in Paris, effective September 10, 2019. Over the last 6 years of his tenure...

Venezuela’s Maduro: Direct flights between Caracas and Moscow will launch ‘soon’

Venezuela’s Maduro: Direct flights between Caracas and Moscow will launch ‘soon’ Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro said that direct flights between Caracas, Venezuela and Moscow, Russia will start ‘soon’. “Very soon direct flights will be launched between...

The Wonder Train will transport 4 million tourists in the Alps

The Wonder Train will transport 4 million tourists in the Alps From December 13, 2020, 4 million tourists will be able to travel more easily between the Vaud and Bernese Alps thanks to what has ...

Stockholm police mobilized over potential Muslim migrant mob riots during Davis Cup

Stockholm police mobilized over potential Muslim migrant mob riots during Davis Cup Stockholm police officers have been mobilized across the city, which will host the upcoming Davis Cup matches between Sweden and Israel, to prevent...

2026 Winter Olympics: Ciao Italy

2026 Winter Olympics: Ciao Italy Milan and Cortina won the bid on the 2026 Winter Olympic Games, bringing back memories of the Cortina Olympics held in 1956 and Turin Olympics in 2006. The effects on...

Eco-terrorists arrested at Heathrow Airport after failed ‘drone protest’

Eco-terrorists arrested at Heathrow Airport after failed ‘drone protest’ Police arrested two alleged members of the Heathrow Pause group, a splinter cell of activists from the Extinction Rebellion movement, after futile attempts to disrupt air...

UNWTO General Assembly concludes amidst controversy and relevant issues

UNWTO General Assembly concludes amidst controversy and relevant issues The 23rd session of the UNWTO General Assembly just concluded in Saint Petersburg, Russia, running from September 9-13, 2019. This was a politically important event for Russia...

MoviePass is dead (for real this time)

MoviePass, the once uber-popular movie subscription service, is shutting down. For real. In a press release published on Friday and first noticed by CNBC, Helios and Matheson Analytics — MoviePass’ parent company — announced the shutdown...

Amazon has quietly put the new 10.2-inch iPads on sale for $30 off

TL;DR: Apple's 7th generation 10.2-inch iPad was just released on Sept. 10, but Amazon already put the 128 GB WiFi model on sale for $399.99 at Amazon — saving you $29.01 on your pre-order. The internet...

Heathrow: Local support for airport expansion remains strong

Heathrow: Local support for airport expansion remains strong New Populus polling shows support for Heathrow expansion remains strong in communities surrounding the airport, with more local residents continuing to be in favour of the project...

New ‘SNL’ member Shane Gillis receives backlash following racial slurs

A 2018 video of Gillis using anti-East Asian slurs/tropes was uncovered. In addition to Gillis, East Asian comedian and writer Bowen Yang was also cast. Read more...More about Entertainment, Mashable Video, Saturday Night Live,...

Penetration testers arrested for probing courthouse

The two were hired by to attempt to obtain "unauthorized access" to court documents by the state... a fact unknown to local law enforcement. Read more...More about Mashable Video, Law, Culture, Courthouse, and Penetration...

Danger of ‘Pittsburgh Left’ shows that self-driving cars must learn local road rules

Thanks to Uber, we're one step closer to have roads with autonomous cars. But for now, Uber and other self-driving vehicles have to handle dealing with local drivers and their unwritten road rules. Read...

These Adele Instagram posts show why she deserves to be the Queen of Insta

The "Hello" singer is a woman of many talents. She's a mother, a Grammy winner, and now...maybe an Instagram queen? Read more...More about Entertainment, Celebrities, Instagram, Mashable Video, and Adele

You may never want to take an UberPool after reading these horror stories

While you may save a few bucks with UberPool, you may also have a few awkward encounters. Read more...More about Transportation, Mashable Video, Uber, Culture, and Rideshare Apps

Kyte wants to bring your rental car to you

The company will send a deliverer, or “surfer,” to you who will their own way home. Kyte will use cars from established rental agencies to compare against competitors. Read more...More about Tech, Mashable Video,...

High school lets kids dress up for student ID pics, the results are stunning

These high schoolers, a group of meme-aware Gen Z'ers, decided to think outside of the box for their school photos. Read more...More about Mashable Video, Culture, High School, Student, and Culture

PewDiePie cancels ADL donation after fan backlash

The YouTuber, who received criticism for anti-Semitic comments, originally planned to donate $50,000 to the Anti-Defamation League before fans pushed against the idea.  Read more...More about Youtube, Mashable Video, Culture, Pewdiepie, and Culture

People are already getting arrested at Area 51, and of course they’re YouTubers

With only a week to go until the widely memed Area 51 raid, two hopefuls were already arrested for trying to storm the Air Force base. Unsurprisingly, they're both vloggers. Eager to "see them aliens"...

US Treasury sanctions North Korean state-sponsored malicious cyber groups

US Treasury sanctions North Korean state-sponsored malicious cyber groups Today, the U.S. Department of the Treasury’s Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC) announced sanctions targeting three North Korean state-sponsored malicious cyber groups responsible for North...

Embratur promotes Brazil’s MICE segment at IMEX America

Embratur promotes Brazil’s MICE segment at IMEX America From October 10th to 12th, in Las Vegas, Embratur (the Brazilian Tourism Board) and co-exhibitors presented Brazilian destinations at the annual IMEX America Show. The event provided...

5 biggest iPhone 11 upgrades (that AREN’T the camera!)

Nearly all of the new iPhone reactions are focused on the brand-new multi-lens, square bump, 12 megapixel cameras. But that’s not the only upgrade you’ll see if you buy the new iPhone 11 Pro....

Regina King is a vigilante superhero in dramatic ‘Watchmen’ trailer

DC Comics' Watchmen imagines a world in which the existence of superheroes drastically altered the trajectory of global events, and HBO's adaptation imagines Watchmen's version of the future as (much more) female. Regina King (Angela...

A nice watering can will trick you into feeling like you’re good at plant...

You've probably heard the overused adage "dress for the job you want." I've mostly used it as an excuse to buy clothes, but there is some truth to it: Studies show that formalizing your...

PopSockets just released a new cup holder for all you drink fumblers

If you're like me and keep fumbling and bumbling drinks while trying to handle your phone in one hand like a ridiculously inept infomercial actor, boy does PopSockets have the product for you.  Yes, PopSockets,...

ICCA and BestCities announce 2019 winners of Incredible Impacts Grants at IMEX America

ICCA and BestCities announce 2019 winners of Incredible Impacts Grants at IMEX America The Incredible Impacts Program, now in its third year, run collaboratively by ICCA and BestCities Global Alliance, has selected three winning associations...

He went missing 22 years ago. Then someone saw his car in a pond...

A missing persons case from 1997 has been solved thanks to Google Maps. While looking at satellite imagery provided in the app, a Google user discovered an image of a car in a pond in...

UNWTO has a new Executive Council Chair: Hon. Najib Balala

UNWTO has a new Executive Council Chair: Hon. Najib Balala The Minister of Tourism of Kenya, The Hon. Minister Najib Balala was elected today to chair the UNWTO executive council. This election took place Friday during...