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Missing Spring Breaker Was Raped, Shot And Fed To Alligators, FBI Agent Testifies

The Huffington Post | Nina Golgowski | Posted 08.29.2016 | Crime

A 17-year-old girl who vanished outside a South Carolina resort in 2009 was gang-raped before she was murdered and fed to alligators, according to an ...

The 7 Words That Can Break A Parent's Heart

Shelley Emling | Posted 04.26.2016 | Fifty
Shelley Emling

When my kids were little, people would always say, 'Enjoy this time. They grow up so quickly.' And, yes, they were right. But whereas days used to slip away like hours and weeks used to slip away like days, right now our months as a family unit feel as though they're slipping away like minutes.

Spring Breakdown

Jeffrey Roach | Posted 04.19.2016 | Parents
Jeffrey Roach

Last November, Ken and I celebrated our twenty-fifth anniversary in San Juan, Puerto Rico. Alone. Which, for the two of us, is pretty rare.

Bye, Winter! 10 Ways to Shake it Off, Now

David Landsel | Posted 04.14.2016 | Travel
David Landsel

Spring is here, at least according the calendar -- time to come out from underneath at least a few of those layers.

How Was My Spring Break? Shut Up.

Laura A Boggs | Posted 04.14.2016 | Parents
Laura A Boggs

Dear Spring Break: You almost broke me. You, SB, are a foretaste of the looming three-month summer holiday, the big S to your lowercase s. When scho...

An Open Letter to Those 'Life-long' Friends

Taylor Johnson | Posted 04.13.2016 | College
Taylor Johnson

It was 24 people, they were nobodies to me but they quickly became the people I wished I had known my whole life. They were all different. That was the thing. They were so special in a way that none of them understood.

I Tried to Hate Disney World, But I Liked It

Liam Robb O'Hagan | Posted 04.06.2016 | Travel
Liam Robb O'Hagan

"Spring Break in Orlando." There is a statement that elicits either eye rolls or inner-child giddiness from parents.

6 Reasons Spring Breakers Are Like Toddlers

Mary Widdicks | Posted 03.30.2016 | Parents
Mary Widdicks

Although my firsthand experience of Spring Break is lacking, I am one of the foremost experts on toddlers.

Spring Break Packing List For Guys

College Tourist | Posted 03.30.2016 | College
College Tourist

Spring Break is a fun time to blow off some steam and explore new places. We've chatted with our team to bring the guys out there everything they need to have the best Spring Break.

Invisible Traveler: Pigeon Forge & Smoky Mountains

Ioana Budeanu | Posted 03.29.2016 | Travel
Ioana Budeanu

If you look for a little inspiration for the spring break, I've done my homework for you. I invite you in a small, vibrant town, in East Tennessee: Pi...

How I Wound Up Planning A Funeral Over Spring Break

Leslie Blanchard | Posted 03.28.2016 | Fifty
Leslie Blanchard

Today kicks off yet another Spring Break Week at our house. I admit, my husband and I take a sliver of pride in our reputation for providing our offspring zero amusement over Spring Break. But this year, our oldest son talked us into letting him fly down to Playa Del Carmen, Mexico with friends.

The Best Spring Break, For Every Type of Traveler | Posted 03.25.2017 | Travel

By Jason Heidemann for the Orbitz Travel Blog If every person were to create a textbook definition of the phrase 'spring break' it would yield many v...

20 Names More Suitable Than Spring 'Break'

Chris Cate | Posted 03.25.2017 | Parents
Chris Cate

Spring break might be a break for kids, but isn't there a better name for the week parents must survive when their kids are at home all day from school?

Here's How Much Homeowners in Spring Break Hot Spots Can Make Renting Their House

NerdWallet | Posted 03.24.2017 | Business

by Emily Starbuck Crone Move over, Marriott. Hotels were once the default lodging option for travelers, but in recent years, demand has boomed for va...

How the Rich Go on Spring Break

GOBankingRates | Posted 03.24.2017 | Travel

By Cameron Huddleston, Columnist It's no secret that the rich don't vacation like the rest of us. While we cram suitcases into the back of the family...

You've Almost Made It: The Last Two Months Are Officially Here!

She's Fit To Lead | Posted 03.22.2017 | College
She's Fit To Lead

This article previously appeared in and appears courtesy of She's Fit to Lead. It was written by Zara Puskuldjian, a She's Fit to Lead contributor. ...

Spring Break, Shame and Recovery

Elaine Williams | Posted 03.22.2017 | College
Elaine Williams

I tell my story when I go to college campuses. I don't "need" to keep telling my story. I've done tons of work on myself about it. But I choose to continue telling it because I don't want anyone else to wake up in a closet like I did.

Fun Spring Break Destinations That Won't Break the Bank

The Active Times | Posted 03.19.2017 | Travel
The Active Times

Most students, adults and families these days have only two conditions for a remarkable Spring Break vacation - cheap and fun. Believe it or not, the two often go hand in hand.

Most Spectacular National Parks to Visit this Spring

The Active Times | Posted 03.16.2017 | Travel
The Active Times

Some parts of the country may still have some of the white fluffy stuff left over, but spring is coming and with it comes pleasant temperatures, green...

What It's Like to Volunteer for the Israeli Army

Alfredo J. Ramirez | Posted 03.17.2017 | College
Alfredo J. Ramirez

To celebrate my final year at the University of Florida and final college spring break, I decided to enroll in a program with Volunteers for Israel.

The 12 Most Popular Hotels in New York City Right Now

Oyster | Posted 03.15.2017 | Travel

Sure, it's expensive and crowded, and you'll be paying high rates for a tiny hotel room, but for many, that's a small price to pay to see the one-of-a-kind city.

Surviving Spring Break While in Recovery

Angie Viets, LCP | Posted 03.14.2017 | College
Angie Viets, LCP

During college March means several things: midterms, green beer, March Madness and spring break. Weeks leading up to spring break the refrain during ...

The Top Spring Break Destinations, Ranked

Thrillist | Posted 03.12.2017 | Travel

By: Matt Meltzer Credit: ChameleonsEye/Shutterstock Spring Break really is the great American contribution to leisure travel. A week every year whe...

10 Less Crowded Spring Break Beaches

CheapTickets | Posted 03.11.2017 | Travel

By Dalia Colon for the CheapTickets Travel Blog Spring break means wet T-shirt contests, Jell-O shots and beaches so overrun that you can hardly tak...

Spring Break Destinations That Are Off The Beaten Path

The Active Times | Posted 03.10.2017 | Travel
The Active Times

Ahhh...March! It's now time to put the puffy jackets, big boots and wool sweaters away and immerse yourself in a thrilling and refreshing Spring Break excursion.