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Travel

Do You Actually Need an International Driver’s License?

Add this to your list of necessary overseas paperwork

Vasque Updated One of Its Iconic ’80s Hiking Boots

Gear

Vasque Updated an Iconic Hiking Boot from the '80s

Time to give that decades-old pair a rest

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Food & Drink

The 14 Best Places to Drink With Your Dog in Chicago

If you own a dog, you've definitely Googled this

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Travel

A Last-Minute Guide to the Best Automotive Gathering in America

Where to eat, stay and play for Monterey Car Week

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Culture

The 8 Essential End-of-Summer Outings for New Yorkers

Vintage whips, horse racing, jet planes — let’s go!

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Travel

Review: Conrad Washington DC Spells the End for the "Boutique" Era

Brilliant design, comfortable beds and excellent service: this is what a luxury hotel should be

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Movies

Fall Movie Preview: The 20 Films to See Between Now and December

But just earmark all the Oscars for Mr. Rogers

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Vehicles

Should You Teach Your Kids (or Yourself) to Drive a Stick Shift Anymore?

We know the manual transmission is dying. Do we do anything about it?

Daily Brief

News From Around the Web

August 16, 2019 August 15, 2019

Featured: What's on Your Grill?

Food & Drink

8 Simple Grilling Tips From Chef Adam Perry Lang

LA’s BBQ king talks coal v. gas, his favorite cuts and more

Alternative meats

Food & Drink

All the Different Alternative Meats You Can Throw on Your Grill, Explained

From Beyond to Impossible to real-deal "lab-grown" meats, the Wild West days of fake meat are upon us

Everything You Need to Know to Smoke Meats Like a Pro

Advice

Everything You Need to Know to Smoke Meats Like a Pro

It's easier than grilling — provided you do a little planning

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Food & Drink

The 10 Mail-Order Meat Purveyors Every Grillmaster Must Know

America’s best steaks, salmon, chicken and more, delivered

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Zachary Weiss is a "brand guy"

Style

Who Is Zachary Weiss, and Why Does Everyone Want Him at Their Party?

He might be the most interesting guy on Instagram

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TV

The 25 TV Characters Who Look Best in a Suit

A closer look at nearly 70 years of TV formalwear, from Ricky Ricardo to Don Draper

Indonesia Wants to Remind You It Has Islands Not Named Bali

Travel

Indonesia Wants You to Consider Visiting Somewhere Not Named Bali

Find temples, volcanic craters and surf towns all across the massive country

Yosemite National Park Bison Viral Videos

Advice

How to Behave in National Parks, According to the People Who Work There

FYI: Petting bison and using the park as a driving range are off limits

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Sports

Why Brent Musburger Left ESPN to Join the Family Business: Sports Gambling

The announcer called his last game in 2017 after more than 50 years in the industry

Is Drew Brees in Decline?

Sports

Is Drew Brees in Decline?

Brees only managed three TDs over his final four regular-season games last season

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Style

Why People Are Still Obsessed With Ralph Lauren’s Polo Bear

After nearly 30 years the fuzzy little guy has officially reached icon status

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Food & Drink

The Bay Area’s 8 Best Independent Coffee Roasters

From green beans in Central America to flat-whites on your corner

Serial DC Restaurateur Scott Parker Names His 7 Men’s Essentials

Culture

Serial DC Restaurateur Scott Parker Names His 7 Men’s Essentials

The king of Arlington dining on radical transparency, cheap sunglasses and Chubbies