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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
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
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
Ai Weiwei opens installation on Alcatraz island

Ai Weiwei opens installation on Alcatraz island

The Chinese artist and activist explores themes of imprisonment in his new installation at the former San Francisco prison
Namibia's plan: Pay off poachers, save wildlife

Namibia's plan: Pay off poachers, save wildlife

Conservationists are using poachers' skills to track animals to protect wildlife
Workers taking fewest vacation days in four decades

Workers taking fewest vacation days in four decades

Study finds U.S. workers forfeited 169 million paid time off days and $52.4 billion in time off benefits in 2013
Travelers from West Africa restricted to five U.S. airports

Travelers from West Africa restricted to five U.S. airports

The five selected airports will take additional steps to screen for the disease, such as taking passengers' temperature
Louis Vuitton art museum makes waves in Paris

Louis Vuitton art museum makes waves in Paris

Frank Gehry-designed building houses contemporary art collection controversially funded by luxury goods brand
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
World's worst airport in 2014 is ...

World's worst airport in 2014 is ...

An airport in Asia has stolen the crown from Manila's Ninoy Aquino, voted 'world's worst' three years in a row
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
On the Roofs climbers scale new heights

On the Roofs climbers scale new heights

A collective of photographers from Moscow shoot thrilling, often beautiful stills and video from the rooftops of the world's tallest buildings
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Destination Berlin

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