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Greek tourists rescue Syrian refugee lost at sea

Greek tourists rescue Syrian refugee lost at sea

Mohammed Besmar had been adrift for 13 hours in the Aegean
Meet Helene Darroze, world's best female chef

Meet Helene Darroze, world's best female chef

The famed French chef talks success, her Disney character and what it's really like to be the only woman in the kitchen
Are the French becoming insecure about their cuisine?

Are the French becoming insecure about their cuisine?

Ambassadors urged to deploy fine dining diplomacy as country's chefs feel the heat from foreign rivals
Auschwitz cooling 'showers' offend visitors

Auschwitz cooling 'showers' offend visitors

Misting stations installed during heat wave offend weekend visitors to former Nazi camp
360 view: Europe's biggest street party

360 view: Europe's biggest street party

On-the-ground action from day two of London's Notting Hill Carnival
La Tomatina: The world's biggest food fight

La Tomatina: The world's biggest food fight

20,000 people have gathered in Bunol, Spain for La Tomatina -- an excuse to hurl 170 tons of ripe tomato slop at one another
Sleeping on rails: What it's like to ride Europe's last night trains

Sleeping on rails: What it's like to ride Europe's last night trains

They're still the classiest way to criss-cross the continent, but are sleeper cars a dying breed?
Moscow nudists targeted in campaign against 'depravity'

Moscow nudists targeted in campaign against 'depravity'

Calls to remove naturists from a popular beach seen as part of a sweeping wave of conservatism in Vladimir Putin's Russia
The airport spiking food with 'happy hormones'

The airport spiking food with 'happy hormones'

Feeling stressed at the airport? London's Gatwick may have a solution. They've started serving meals full of "happy hormones."
Remote Atlantic runway to open up Napoleon's secret island

Remote Atlantic runway to open up Napoleon's secret island

Five days at sea is the only way to reach St. Helena. That's set to change thanks to an ambitious new aviation venture
Amazing Schiphol airport video shows luggage's wild ride

Amazing Schiphol airport video shows luggage's wild ride

Thought you had a long shclep to the baggage carousel? Take a look at this new video created by Amsterdam's Schiphol airport.

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