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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
Following Anthony Bourdain around the world

Following Anthony Bourdain around the world

Instagram users and CNN iReporters share their favorite travel photos of the places Bourdain has visited in "Part Unknown"
The essential Dallas guide for executive travelers

The essential Dallas guide for executive travelers

Top places in the Big D to dine with clients, sleep comfortably and buy gifts that clearly didn't come from the airport
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"
'Avant gardens': When art, design and a whole load of plants collide

'Avant gardens': When art, design and a whole load of plants collide

Traditional ideas about gardens are being replaced by a more sculpture-like approach -- and with fantastic results
Feeling alive on Dia de Los Muertos

Feeling alive on Dia de Los Muertos

Face painting, live Mexican music and dancing set a lively and happy mood at a California cemetery on the Day of the Dead
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
Where to find the funniest jokes in America

Where to find the funniest jokes in America

As entertainment capital of the world, Los Angeles draws some of the best comic talent on the planet. Here's where to see it live
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
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
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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