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Digital wallets and vein scanners: How we'll pay for things in the future

How did you pay for your coffee this morning?

It's a 'Breaking Bad' scavenger hunt

The era of "Breaking Bad" is truly coming to an end -- and one of the stars is having some fun with it.

World's funnest theme parks

What makes a truly fun theme park? Is it the rides, the size of the budget, the staff in big-eared costumes hugging kids?

Death of Connecticut child left in hot car ruled a homicide

The Connecticut medical examiner has ruled the death of a 15-month-old boy who was left in his father's car in July a homicide.

On the trail of the 'Blood Countess' of Slovakia

With a ruined centuries-old castle looming up on the hill above, the Slovakian village of Cachtice could easily take a starring role in a Gothic horror film.

It's a 'Breaking Bad' scavenger hunt

 The era of "Breaking Bad" is truly coming to an end -- and one of the stars is having some fun with it.

Meet college football's high-tech new shrine

This is not your grandfather's -- or even your father's -- ol' football museum.

Salad daze: From leafy greens to meatloaf chunks

 There was a time in my life when I thought I knew a thing or two -- about life, about being a reasonably functional member of society, about language, about being a food editor.

DoD broke law in Bergdahl swap, says watchdog group

A U.S. watchdog group has determined the Department of Defense broke the law when the swap for Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl was made earlier this year.