10Best: Royal spots for high tea

loading… There’s nothing more civilized than afternoon tea. The British tradition started almost two centuries ago when Anna, the seventh Duchess of Bedford, got hungry and invited friends to join her for a snack between lunch and dinner.  Afternoon tea is now served in top hotels all over the world, and, although the menu is …

Everything we expect from Facebook’s F8, and how to watch it

loading… Facebook’s big conference for the year is right around the corner, and while it seems like the hype has been a little subdued this time around, we’re expecting some pretty big announcements to come from the show. F8 will start on Tuesday, April 18 with a keynote presentation at 10 a.m. PT, however different …

North Korea launches failed missile test

loading… April 15 (UPI) — North Korea made a failed attempt to launch a missile Saturday, the latest in a string of provocations surrounding its nuclear weapons program. U.S. and South Korean military officials confirmed an attempted launch on the nation’s eastern coast Saturday morning. The device exploded almost immediately after takeoff. Yonhap reported the …

10Best: Alternate ways to enjoy key limes in Key West

loading… Although Key lime pie has spread in popularity throughout Florida – where the Key lime tree takes root – and beyond, Key Westers take proud ownership of its invention back in the pioneer days. Unlike the green Persian lime, the ping-pong-sized Key lime packs a more powerful pucker and has a lighter color. Some …

Samsung estimates best profit in nearly 4 years despite turmoil

loading… April 9 (UPI) — Samsung Electronics posted its best quarterly profit in nearly four years despite its de-facto boss going to trial in a political corruption scandal and taking a faulty phone model off the market. From January to March, Samsung estimated a 48 percent rise in profits of $8.8 billion from last year …

10Best: Arizona from A to Z

loading… It’s fitting that Arizona is abbreviated “AZ” because it’s got it all, from A to Z. Here are five A’s and five Z’s that represent the best of the state. And that’s without even mentioning the zoos. Architecture Taliesin West — Photo courtesy of Foskett Creative, for the Frank Lloyd Wright Foundation Frank Lloyd …

Apple iPad 9.7-inch (2017) review

loading… Until recently, Apple’s iPad lineup consisted of the iPad Air 2, iPad Mini 4, and the 12.9-inch and 9.7-inch iPad Pro. If that was too confusing for customers to remember, Apple has made it a little easier by replacing the iPad Air 2 with the new iPad. Now you get a choice of the …

Group seeks third relocation of James K. Polk's grave

loading… April 1 (UPI) — For a third time, the “final” resting place of James K. Polk, the nation’s 11th president, may be moved after a vote of the Tennessee state Senate. Polk’s long and strange posthumous story began just 24 hours after his death in 1849. Polk died suddenly in Nashville after contracting cholera …