Ah, the romance of the ocean: the rapturous splash of waves on sand, the whisper of a coquettish breeze, the sensual invigoration of a swim. All of us at some time in our lives, have discovered the sea is our ultimate playground. The personal recollections shared by The Telegraph writers over these pages only confirm its boundless seductions. In it, on it, under it, beside it, what would holidays be without the sea? But then what would the sea be without holidays? Our perception of the sea is almost entirely a construct of the holiday industry. Until tourism came along no one really knew what the sea was for. Historically it was treated as a disobliging extension of land. Wet and unwieldy, it required endless compromises for humans to exercise their basic survival instincts for hunting, farming, transport and war. All were made infinitely more complicated. It invalidated the invention of the wheel and the use of horses. The sea, frankly, was a menace. In … [Read more...] about Spectacular holidays for people who love the sea
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Produced by Jaime Stolz and Marc Goldbaum [This story originally aired on May 6, 2017] "To have anybody murdered is a shock to the community, but to have an 11-year-old boy and a housekeeper killed in the manner they were – I think is a whole 'nother level," Omaha Police Sgt. Scott Warner told CBS News correspondent Jim Axelrod. In 2008, a community was shocked by the brutal stabbing deaths of Tom Hunter and Shirlee Sherman inside the Hunter family home. Police found no DNA, no signs of a robbery and little motive for someone to want them dead. Five years later and six miles away, tragedy struck again when Dr. Roger Brumback, and his wife, Mary, were found murdered in their home. For the two law enforcement officers investigating the cases, the attack on the Brumbacks was eerily similar to what they found five years earlier with the Hunter and Sherman murders. Investigators would find more similarities between the cases and a trail that led to Creighton University … [Read more...] about Was revenge the motive behind Omaha stabbing deaths?
THESE days people want the perfect Instagram holiday album from their holiday as much - or more - they want to go on a break itself. With the news that Club 18-30 holidays are being axed after the end of this summer, it seems that millennials now want more sophisticated things from their holidays. It's less about drinking games and taking photos of each other at 4am in Ibiza clubs and more about what Thomas Cook has dubbed "ego travel". In the brand's annual holiday reports they state that millennials want to make their pals jealous via Instagram - so good views are essential. But you don't have to go far to get them. We've put together a list of the most-Instagrammable places in Europe that are also cheap to fly to - and reasonable on essential spends like the price of beer or dinner once you get there. Isola la Maddalena, Italy You've be mistaken for thinking this beautiful island was in the tropics - but actually it's in Italy. Located in the north of Sardinia, Maddalena is renowned … [Read more...] about The cheapest Instagrammable holiday spots to travel to this summer – including Morocco and Italy
Society Red can continue his good start to the campaign with victory in the Wilmot-Smith Memorial Handicap at Ripon. The form of Richard Fahey’s four-year-old is on an upward curve in 2018 and looks ready to make his mark in this grade.Society Red has taken on some decent horses in the past, running Group Two winner Defoe to half a length at York last summer, so these opponents should hold no fears.Benadalid can reap the benefit of an excellent seasonal reappearance to win the VW Van Centre (West Yorkshire) Handicap.Chris Fairhurst’s charge was only beaten three-quarters of a length in third place behind Moxy Mares after a 227-day break and a gelding operation.Apache Song may have been out of his depth at Cheltenham in April, but James Eustace’s five-year-old bounced back in style at Fakenham and can strike again at Market Rasen.He has gone up 6lb and it may not be enough to stop him doubling up in the Racing UK In HD! Handicap Hurdle.No Ceiling should be all the … [Read more...] about Racing tips: Ripon reward for Red?
Share This Story! Let friends in your social network know what you are reading about Facebook Email Twitter Google+ LinkedIn Pinterest Your state-by-state guide to sports betting in light of Supreme Court ruling While the U.S. Supreme Court on Monday opened the door for sports betting to become legal, it may be at least a year before that occurs in most states Sent! A link has been sent to your friend's email address. Posted! A link has been posted to your Facebook feed. 7 Join the Conversation To find out more about Facebook commenting please read the Conversation Guidelines and FAQs Steve Berkowitz and Tom Schad, USA TODAY Published 9:47 a.m. ChT May 15, 2018 | Updated 9:29 p.m. ChT May 15, 2018 CLOSE SportsPulse: Supreme Court reporter Richard Wolf breaks down the SCOTUS ruling on sports betting in the United States, and what it could mean for the future of gambling in professional and college sports. USA TODAY Sports … [Read more...] about Your state-by-state guide to sports betting in light of Supreme Court ruling