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How the Rise of Digital Media Drove Food Culture and Tourism

<i>Last month, we launched a new FREE Skift Travel Trends Report, The Rise of Food Tourism, brought to you in association with Ontario Culinary Tourism</i> …

Humans of New York Founder Raises $700K+ for Inner-City Kids to Visit Harvard

Humans of New York is one of the Internet’s runaway success stories, and creator Brandon Stanton is intent on giving back to the people who’ve helped …

RebelMouse vs. WordPress VIP

After building the product for Huffington Post, and owning the product and engineering groups at AOL after we were acquired, it was clear to me there …

Thailand warns U.S. to mind its own business over politics | Reuters

BANGKOK (Reuters) - Thailand warned the United States against meddling in its political affairs on Wednesday, saying many Thais had been hurt by the remarks of a visiting U.S. envoy who took a swipe at the ruling military junta’s undemocratic practices.<p>Thailand, a long-time U.S. ally, remains under …

Russia Confirms North Korea Leader's Visit in May

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70 bodies retrieved but official says crews will have to be pulled out of difficult recovery effort unless more remains are found soon<p>Indonesia’s search for dozens of victims still unaccounted for from the crash of an AirAsia passenger jet could end within days if no more bodies are found, a senior …

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British minister breaks taboo with watch gift for Taipei's mayor

<b>Hong Kong (CNN) —</b> A British transport minister on a trade visit to Taipei got a lesson in the perils of diplomatic gift giving Monday when she presented a pocket watch to the city's mayor -- a taboo act in Chinese culture.<p>Baroness Susan Kramer apologized for the inadvertently inauspicious gift -- …

Auschwitz survivors: ‘We felt a responsibility for each one’

When well over 1,000 Auschwitz survivors gathered a decade ago for the 60th anniversary of the liberation of the death and extermination camp, many struggled to cope with the freezing temperatures. The blankets they huddled in were inadequate to keep out the chill wind that swept across the vast …

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Attack on Ukraine's Mariupol targeted civilians: UN

A senior UN official told an emergency Security Council meeting that the deadly rocket barrage on the port city of Mariupol came from pro-Russian rebel-controlled territory and sought to strike a civilian population, in violation of international humanitarian law.<p>Putin earlier ridiculed the …

Astronomers Spy "Bullet" Galaxy Blasting Through Other Galaxies

A speedy space collision rips gas from a fast-moving galaxy.<p><b>What's New</b><p>A distant galaxy pierced another group of galaxies like a bullet, astronomers report, in a cosmic collision some 1.4 billion light-years away.<p>Observations from Europe's XMM-Newton X-ray space telescope reveal that the bullet …

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