Starbucks global same-store sales rise more than expected
Starbucks global same-store sales rise more than expected

(Reuters) – Starbucks Corp (SBUX.O) on Thursday reported a better-than-expected rise in quarterly sales at established stores as it benefited from higher prices in the United States and a rebound in China, sending its shares up nearly 9 percent. A Starbucks sign is show on one of the companies stores in Los Angeles, California, U.S.…

Explore Sydney on a Budget: 13 Cheap or Free Things to Do
Explore Sydney on a Budget: 13 Cheap or Free Things to Do

Updated: 11/06/2018 | Novemebr 6th, 2018As my friends and I drank wine in the shadow of the Opera House, I couldn’t help but be happy – I was back in Sydney for the first time in five years and I was here for over two weeks!“Shall we go somewhere else?” my friends asked.“Sure, let’s get the…

5 Luxury Beach Villas for Winter Getaways, America’s Busiest Airports and More
5 Luxury Beach Villas for Winter Getaways, America’s Busiest Airports and More

5 Luxury Beach Villas for Winter Getaways There’s still plenty of time to plan a warm weather winter getaway at some of the best villas in the world.  Exotic Estates  has a number of luxury properties ideal for beachside gatherings of family and friends. Whether the properties are in Hawaii, the Caribbean or Mexico, all…

New Swedish Museum Is Betting Tourists Will Flock to Gross Food
New Swedish Museum Is Betting Tourists Will Flock to Gross Food

Sheep eyeball juice. Bull testicles. Maggot-infested cheese. American root beer.These are among the items considered palatable or even regarded as delicacies in some cultures that the Disgusting Food Museum in Malmo, Sweden is serving up.The temporary museum, which opened Wednesday, clearly braced for revolted visitors to gag at the foods on display, most of which…

Andrew Gillum, Democratic candidate for Florida’s governor race, scheduled to attend Fort Myers town hall – The News-Press
Andrew Gillum, Democratic candidate for Florida’s governor race, scheduled to attend Fort Myers town hall – The News-Press

CLOSE The candidates for Florida governor decried extreme political divisiveness on a day when pipe bombs were mailed to Democratic leaders. Republican Ron DeSantis and Democrat Andrew Gillum then traded insults and accusations during their debate. (Oct. 25) APTallahassee mayor and Florida gubernatorial candidate Andrew Gillum will make an appearance at a town hall meeting…

Where to watch the World Series (and get some good food and drinks)
Where to watch the World Series (and get some good food and drinks)

If you aren’t lucky enough to snag a World Series ticket, you didn’t strike out. Here’s where you can still celebrate the Red Sox in Boston with sips, tours, even cupcakes. And because the Cape Cod Baseball League practically raised many of the Red Sox players (incredibly, there are seven alumni playing for the Red…

All the Travel Accessories You Didn’t Know You Needed Are on Sale
All the Travel Accessories You Didn’t Know You Needed Are on Sale

Just Use the Code ‘BLKFRI’Save 70% On Your Next Suit From Indochino Today Through Black FridayToday through Black Friday, use the code ‘BLKFRI’ over at Indochino and save up to 70% on select two-piece suits. Great Products, Great PricesThe Best Deals of the Day: November 19, 2018Shop a rare sale from Iron & Resin, get…

East Village Irish Bar Shutters After 24 Years in Business
East Village Irish Bar Shutters After 24 Years in Business

Long-running tavern shutters in East Village After 24 years in the neighborhood, Irish pub St. Dymphna’s at 118 St. Mark’s Pl., between Avenue A and First Avenue, has permanently closed. EV Grieve reports rumors of a rent increase, though the official reason for the closure has not been confirmed. Owners Eric Baker and sisters Patrícia…

7 Ways to Entertain Party Guests on a Shoestring Budget
7 Ways to Entertain Party Guests on a Shoestring Budget

Some people are natural entertainers. They can throw the perfect party together seamlessly and effortlessly. From having the most delicious food, to amazing decorations, and of course, the best guest list, they make party planning look easy-peasy. More often than not, however, the best parties comes with a hefty price tag. Hiring event planners, DJs,…

The 2018 Food Lover’s Holiday Gift Guide for New York City
The 2018 Food Lover’s Holiday Gift Guide for New York City

Presents perfect for everyone from the avid home cook to the restaurant obsessive It’s holiday time, and thus the mad dash for the perfect present begins. Let this list take over for the food lover in your life, with items ideal for everyone from the avid home cook to the restaurant obsessive. Find merchandise from…