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Dr. Beach names top 10 U.S. beaches for 2015

Dr. Beach names top 10 U.S. beaches for 2015

Coastal expert and professor Stephen P. Leatherman, AKA Dr. Beach, issues his annual list of the country's best sands and waters
Pets on private jets

Pets on private jets

An inside look at the pampered pooches and coddled cats getting a taste of the high life in the skies
Teen climber survives Everest quake

Teen climber survives Everest quake

He's conquered some of the world's tallest peaks. He survived a deadly avalanche. He's only 17. Meet Matt Moniz, one of CNN's New Explorers
Beirut's new look: Hip designers reshape Lebanon's fashion scene

Beirut's new look: Hip designers reshape Lebanon's fashion scene

Beirut is enjoying a style makeover. Here's how to find the young trend setters behind the city's hot ready-to-wear creations
3.69-carat diamond found in Arkansas park

3.69-carat diamond found in Arkansas park

When fields get plowed, diamonds don't usually pop up -- unless you're at Crater of Diamonds State Park in Arkansas
A Biz Traveler's Guide to New Orleans

A Biz Traveler's Guide to New Orleans

When the work, and all that jazz, is over, here's how to kick loose in this Mississippi city of Mardi Gras and music
Smart luggage: 7 groundbreaking travel accessories

Smart luggage: 7 groundbreaking travel accessories

Featuring everything from built-in electronic scales to app-controlled biometric locks, these new accessories combine brains and beauty
Keong Saik Road: The coolest new block in Singapore

Keong Saik Road: The coolest new block in Singapore

The former red light district has a library with a secret bar, chic restaurants and a reputation for being super-hip. Here's why
Meat and Maseratis: Cooking slow food with fast cars

Meat and Maseratis: Cooking slow food with fast cars

What happens when two superstar chefs hit the streets of east London in search of inspiration? Lots of meat and a little madness
What's up with all the strange hotel names?

What's up with all the strange hotel names?

Feeling Blu? Full of Moxy? According to experts, it's all part of a calculated plan to attract adventurous travelers in search of new experiences
Qantas cracks down on badly dressed lounge visitors

Qantas cracks down on badly dressed lounge visitors

The Aussie airline says customers may be refused lounge entry if they fail to meet the "smart casual" dress guidelines
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