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Forest Service says stop taking selfies with bears

Forest Service says stop taking selfies with bears

"Bears are unpredictable, wild animals and may attack if threatened," Forest Supervisor Nancy Gibson
Australia bans travel from Ebola-stricken West Africa

Australia bans travel from Ebola-stricken West Africa

PM Abbott defends decision, saying the country has been active in fight against deadly disease
World's most dangerous transit systems for women?

World's most dangerous transit systems for women?

A Thomson Reuters Foundation survey finds transport in Latin American cities to be the most dangerous, while a U.S. city ranks as the safest
LAX flight delayed over Wi-Fi hot spot name

LAX flight delayed over Wi-Fi hot spot name

An American Airlines flight was delayed Sunday after a passenger noticed a portable Wi-Fi connection named "Al-Quida Free Terror Nettwork"
Harry Potter hotel site crashed by avid muggle fans

Harry Potter hotel site crashed by avid muggle fans

Harry Potter fans are clamoring to book a limited number of rooms at a central London hotel that were decorated based on the popular J.K. Rowling books
San Francisco tour guide's bitter Chinatown rant goes viral

San Francisco tour guide's bitter Chinatown rant goes viral

An expletive-laced screed about Chinatown from a tour guide has shocked the city and others around the world
Paris gets a new landmark: Introducing Fondation Louis Vuitton

Paris gets a new landmark: Introducing Fondation Louis Vuitton

Starchitect Frank Gehry designed the $130 million building that will be home for the company's public and private art collections
5 can't-miss Tanzania experiences

5 can't-miss Tanzania experiences

Sparsely populated (by humans at least), this East Africa country offers so much more than just Mt. Kilimanjaro
Diwali celebrations light up India

Diwali celebrations light up India

Around the world, Indians are celebrating the festival of lights with fireworks and candles. Here's a look at some of this week's India festivities
North Korea halts foreign tourism over Ebola fears

North Korea halts foreign tourism over Ebola fears

North Korea is reportedly closing its borders to international tourists starting Friday due to Ebola concerns
'No weird buildings': The end for Chinese architectural ambitions?

'No weird buildings': The end for Chinese architectural ambitions?

President's call for fewer ostentatious structures could quash China's recent enthusiasm for incredible-looking buildings
Macau trumps Vegas with $270 minimum bet

Macau trumps Vegas with $270 minimum bet

The Chinese city holds all the aces for serious gamblers and is now roughly seven times bigger than Vegas
Around Amsterdam in 7 strange museums

Around Amsterdam in 7 strange museums

Shrine to a dead cat and a homage to fromage among Dutch capital's eccentric exhibitions
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Destination Berlin

It's crowded and outdated, but Berlin's hexagon-shaped Tegel air hub has won a place in the city's heart