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Take a tour of the Indian palace which is the world's best hotel according to Tripadvisor

One of the world's largest private residences, India's historic Umaid Bhawan Palace is the best hotel in the world, according to Tripadvisor's …

These Travel Instagram Accounts Will Inspire Extreme Wanderlust

Toronto native Tom Ryaboi—better known by his Instagram handle @roof_topper—has “been on more roofs than Santa Claus,” shooting gorgeous, …

Q&A: Obama admin announces new rules for visa-free travel

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Obama administration is tightening travel restrictions on Europeans and others who have visited Iran, Iraq, Syria or Sudan in the last five years. At the same time, officials say the new rules might not apply to travelers in certain occupations whose travels were for …

Immigration

Paris attacks: Anonymous declares war on Islamic State

Hacker group Anonymous says in a video that it will "hunt" Islamic State after its terrorist attacks in Paris, France on Friday<p>Anonymous has posted a video declaring war against Islamic State following a series of terror attacks in Paris that have left at least 129 people dead.<p>The hacker group, …

Next Week's Book Club Book Pick: Just Show Up by Kara Tippetts

Next week, we’re going to start reading through Just Show Up by Kara Tippetts.<p>I’ve been reading this book the past few days and gleaning so much and …

Walmart is selling a $10 smartphone

For less than a large pie of pizza, you can buy an Android smartphone instead.<p>Yes, throwaway smartphones have arrived, and Walmart's selling them for …

The Morning After the Paris Attacks: Pictures

Krakow

Washington threatened as next target in video purportedly released by Islamic State

Washington was among the potential targets of future attacks cited in a video released Monday purportedly by<p>Islamic Statethat warned of more strikes to follow last week’s violence in Paris.<p>Among the images were those of numerous fighters said to be from Islamic State, vowing to strike again. The …

Islamic State (ISIS)

French Muslim students responded to the Paris attacks with this video

The Etudiants Musulmans de France, a nearly three-decade-old group representing thousands of Muslim students in France, called the Paris attackers anti-Islamic cowards, and pledged their solidarity to France in a moving video released on Nov. 15.<p>“They think they are fighting Crusaders, and they …

France

Victims of the Paris Attacks: A Gallery

Romania

Minute of Silence Pays Tribute to Paris Victims: Pictures

United Kingdom

The Daily Edition Top 10 (Week of November 9, 2015)

Each day this week was filled with big news stories including the United States’ strike against “Jihadi John,” the historic election in Myanmar, the boiling point over racial tensions at the University of Missouri and actions of a U.S.-led coalition against ISIS in Iraq, among other events. Read …

Terror in Paris: What we know so far

<b>(CNN) —</b> Investigations into the series of terrorist attacks that killed more than 120 people in Paris are moving forward, with people taken into custody and two of the gun-wielding suicide bombers identified.<p>ISIS claimed responsibility for the massacres in a statement. In response, France has …

CNN

Privy council: Jeremy Corbyn did not kneel for the Queen

Labour leader attends ceremony to join council but does not follow tradition of kneeling on a stool before monarch<p>Jeremy Corbyn did not kneel before the Queen as he was sworn in as a member of the privy council, the Guardian understands.<p>The Labour leader, a lifelong republican, took part in the …

These Military Homecoming Photos Show Why Veterans Day Is Worth Celebrating

There's no place like home.<p>Veterans Day, which began as Armistice Day and honored the official end of World War I, is now a day to celebrate and remember all veterans.<p>Throughout the year, thousands of troops come home from long deployments to be greeted by family and friends at official homecoming …

The Witching Hour

CITI: China's movie market is exploding

A key insight is that the Chinese movie market is set to be the world's biggest in the next couple of years, thanks to incredible growth in the last decade.<p>The rapid emergence of China's middle class means more and more people are becoming big movie fans — going to the cinema or buying a DVD is an …

Markets

This Luke Skywalker Theory Destroys Everything You Thought You Knew About 'Star Wars'

One evening, while geeking out with my daughters I decided to share a theory I had with them about <i>Star Wars</i> -- specifically <i>Return of the Jedi</i>: Luke Skywalker turned to the Dark Side at the end of the trilogy.<p>I shared this story with them because I think my theory is reinforced by trailer for the …

Alibaba results likely to dim outlook for China consumer spending

<i>(By John Ruwitch, Reuters)</i> – Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba second-quarter revenue growth is likely to have slumped to half the year-earlier rate, undermining hopes consumer spending will temper a slowdown in the world’s second-biggest economy.<p>Beijing is hoping that private consumption will pick …

Alibaba Group

CIMS Hospital - Care Institute of Medical Sciences

4 Things Your Children Absolutely Do Not Need (and What to Give Them Instead)

We’ve all seen long lists of what it takes (and what the cost might be) to raise children. Those lists can be overwhelming. And then we throw in the …

Kids

6,600 federal inmates to be released this weekend

<b>(CNN) —</b> The biggest federal inmate release on record will take place this weekend.<p>About 6,600 inmates will be released, with 16,500 expected to get out the first year. More than 40,000 federal felons could be released early over the next several years, the U.S. Sentencing Commission said.<p>The …

CNN

Instantly Turn any Flipboard Magazine into a Shareable RSS Feed

If you are a regular Flipboard user, you’ll love this hack to quickly share your magazine content across social media.If you’re new to Flipboard, …

Viral

Selena Gomez Is Getting Her Own Netflix Show

It's based on the book 13 Reasons Why.<p>Attention, Selenators! Your queen Selena Gomez is coming to Netflix. According to <i>Variety</i>, Selena will star in and executive produce a 13-episode miniseries based on the YA novel <i>13 Reasons Why</i> by Jay Asher. The book follows the story of Hannah Baker, a …

Selena Gomez

Flipping learning – #FlipboardEDU

There’s a concept that has been making the rounds lately – FlipboardEDU. I was going to use the adjective “new” but great educators have been using …

Pictures of the Week 10.29.15

World Records

The Club Life

On Thursday evening, actresses Taylor Schilling and Mickey Sumner, models Christy Turlington and Shanina Shaik, and DJs Harley Viera Newton and Chelsea Leyland were amongst the stylish guests who gathered at Club Monaco to celebrate the second anniversary of the brand’s lifestyle store. The event …