Dominican Republic tourist deaths: FBI looking at minibar test results

Samples taken from at least one minibar at the Bahia Principe Hotel are being tested by the FBI as part of the agency’s collaboration with Dominican Republic authorities, Ministry of Health communications director Carlos Suero said Wednesday. Suero added that an extensive collection of samples is taken by Dominican authorities when someone dies in a […]

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The Best Places to Live Near the Beach in the U.S.

7. Jacksonville, Florida Best Places to Live 2018 Rank: 44 Metro Population: 1,424,097 Median Home Price: $184,508 Median Annual Salary: $45,140 Jacksonville doesn’t just have ocean access. The metro area is also home to the point where the St. Johns River, which runs 310 miles south and is the longest river in Florida, meets the […]

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The Best Places to Live Near the Beach in the U.S.

8. Pensacola, Florida Best Places to Live 2018 Rank: 53 Metro Population: 473,477 Median Home Price: $158,513 Median Annual Salary: $40,220 Located in the Florida Panhandle, Pensacola attracts tourists and new residents alike with its white sand beaches. Like some other coastal metros, Pensacola is home to many military members and defense companies with ties […]

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The 13 Most Dangerous Beaches in the World

Kilauea, Hawaii The black sand beaches of Kilauea look pretty cool, but the nearby active volcano has been erupting continuously for 35 years and spewing lava in the surrounding area. This means the water temperature here can rise to a whopping 110 degrees. Hot!

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The Best Places to Live Near the Beach in the U.S.

9. Santa Barbara, California Best Places to Live 2018 Rank: 68 Metro Population: 439,395 Median Home Price: $464,392 Median Annual Salary: $53,090 You may like the climate of Southern California, but the crowds in Los Angeles may not be for you. Santa Barbara is just a little ways up the coast from LA, offering plenty […]

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The 13 Most Dangerous Beaches in the World

Staithes Beach, UK Surfers might be attracted to the giant waves at Yorkshire’s Staithes Beach, but they’ll be less keen on the contents of its water. The beach repeatedly makes the EU’s ‘swimming prohibited’ list because of all the pollutants in the area. According to the BBC, the main reason for the high pollution levels […]

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The Most Scenic Summer Train Rides to Book This Season

Trains are one of the best ways to get around in the summer months, especially if you’re looking for a way to slow down and take it all in. But beyond skipping the road-trip traffic jams and long TSA lines, these scenic train rides also provide access to some of the world’s most beautiful views—often […]

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The Best Places to Live Near the Beach in the U.S.

10. Myrtle Beach, South Carolina Best Places to Live 2018 Rank: 74 Metro Population: 419,585 Median Home Value: $190,400* Median Annual Salary: $35,650 Near where the South Carolina coast meets North Carolina, Myrtle Beach serves as a popular beach destination with more of a small-town atmosphere, as just 419,585 residents call the metro area home. […]

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