The Clumsy Traveler’s First Steps to Planning a Vacation [Video]

[embedded content] Welcome to the very first installment featuring Mint and The Clumsy Traveler! Follow along as I give you monthly financial advice to budget the trip of your dreams, whether you’re off to Southeast Asia or backpacking through Europe. So What Exactly Am I Doing Here? If you’re trying to take your own trip…

Airbnb cooking up deals to become travel behemoth

Airbnb Inc. is on a mission to be more than a home-sharing platform. It wants to be a flight booker, an itinerary planner and a vacation-home manager. To become a global travel behemoth, Airbnb is considering a combination of acquisitions and partnership deals to quickly grow its portfolio, according to three people with knowledge of Airbnb’s plans.…

Winning $26 million Lotto Max jackpot ticket sold in Ontario

THE CANADIAN PRESS Feb 18, 2017 , Last Updated: 9:33 AM ET TORONTO — There is one winning ticket for the $ 26 million jackpot in Friday night’s Lotto Max draw, and it was sold somewhere in Ontario. The jackpot for the next Lotto Max draw on Feb. 24 will be approximately $ 10 million.…

Canadian troops brace for Russian propaganda campaign

OTTAWA—Canadian troops preparing to deploy to Latvia are bracing for a Russian campaign of misinformation meant to undercut the credibility of their mission, part of a NATO operation to counter Moscow’s aggression in Europe, Canada’s top general says. Gen. Jonathan Vance, the chief of defence staff, says the many preparations for the coming deployment include…

Green: Dolan remarks ‘came off wrong way’

Green says Dolan comments ‘came off the wrong way’ (1:58) Draymond Green clarifies his recent comments on Knicks owner James Dolan and his handling of Charles Oakley, saying there should always be a respect level between owners and players. (1:58) 9:20 AM ET ESPN.com news services Golden State Warriors forward Draymond Green told ESPN that…