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How much does it cost to rent out the Sistine Chapel?

How much does it cost to rent out the Sistine Chapel?

As part of Pope Francis' Art for Charity project, the Apostolic Palace in the Vatican hosted a corporate event for the first time
Japan to launch new commercial passenger plane

Japan to launch new commercial passenger plane

The Mitsubishi Regional Jet, aka the MRJ, is Japan's first new commercial jet in over 50 years
Smog chokes Beijing marathon

Smog chokes Beijing marathon

Pollution forces runners in Sunday's Beijing International Marathon to don face masks
Kid-friendly flying: Airline offers on-board nannies

Kid-friendly flying: Airline offers on-board nannies

Abu Dhabi-based Etihad Airways offers free "Flying Nannies" to tend to children on long flights
U.S. tourist gets trapped in London bookstore

U.S. tourist gets trapped in London bookstore

David Willis from Texas wandered in to the Waterstones store to use its WiFi, little suspecting he wouldn't be able to leave
Hush up! Lagos bans car horns for a day

Hush up! Lagos bans car horns for a day

In a move to reduce noise pollution in Nigeria's biggest city, motorists in Lagos were asked to keep their hands off the car horn on Wednesday
How effective are airport Ebola precautions?

How effective are airport Ebola precautions?

Aviation expert Miles O'Brien says airport precautions are appropriate; isolation is impossible and would be disastrous
Inside Gulfstream's new $54 million jet

Inside Gulfstream's new $54 million jet

The planes will provide up to 19 passengers with fresh -- not circulated -- air. What else makes these new models worth saving up for?
How to eat sushi like a master

How to eat sushi like a master

With chopsticks or fingers? Wasabi or no? A double Michelin-starred Tokyo chef sets the record straight and shows us the sushi way
5 gorgeous U.S. road trips for fall

5 gorgeous U.S. road trips for fall

These five American journeys combine gorgeous scenery with cultural attractions, great restaurants and happening cities and towns
Sheep herding: A dying New Zealand lifestyle

Sheep herding: A dying New Zealand lifestyle

Opportunities running out for travellers hoping to experience the country's farms, says one iReporter
9 ways travelers are handling Ebola anxiety

9 ways travelers are handling Ebola anxiety

With ebola fear spreading, travelers have adopted various coping strategies
'Sci-fi food hall' opens in Netherlands

'Sci-fi food hall' opens in Netherlands

It may look like a gateway across time and space crafted with alien technology, but in reality it's a fruit and vegetable market

Destination Berlin

World War II bunker and former margarine factory among cutting edge venues in ever-changing city