Man's best friendship at least 14,000 years old

Some say domesticated dogs have been around even longer.

Matkot popular on beaches of Israel and beyond

Paddleball game has widespread appeal as a 'sport of togetherness.'

Celebrated chef to put modern spin on classic pita

Restaurateur Todd Ginsberg is bringing authentic Israeli cuisine to urban Atlanta.

Medical treatments offer new ways to quit smoking – and make it stick

Tobacco causes nearly 6 million deaths per year in developed countries, but most people who try to quit on their own will relapse within a few days.

6 top wedding dress designers from around the world

An international look at the bridal gown reveals how unique each design truly is.

6 things to know about Guy Oseary, the man behind Madonna, A-Rod, U2 and more

The careers that this entertainment guru has helped develop may surprise you.

Little owl gets a 'kiss'

This lucky bird gets a peck on the cheek — but is it a courtship ritual or a grooming behavior?

Goat-farm bed and breakfasts are far from 'meh'

These farmstay B&Bs provide guests with beautiful views, yummy cheese and visits with friendly animals.

How ripe is your avocado? This new app knows

New handheld spectrometer and app knows how ripe an avocado is by scanning its molecular fingerprint. And that's just the beginning.

10 cool film festivals from around the world

These cinematic showcases premiere new films to the world while paying homage to the classics.

10 things you might not know about the man who introduced the world to Jean-Claude Van Damme

Menahem Golan's life has been far from ordinary.

Dreame turns your dreams into fascinating art

The website pairs artists with those who want to see their visions come to life.

TV in the dining room? Survey shows surprising decorating trends

Recent study by home remodeling site Houzz is a revealing snapshot of homeowner tastes.

Beyond whiskey: 7 exotic spirits worth a try

These lesser-known drinks offer flavors that yearn to be experienced.

Miss summer? Listen to these Beach Boys hits

Mike Love and company are coming to a town near you.