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12 Powerful And Inspiring Quotes From Malala Yousafzai

The 18-year-old Nobel Peace Prize winner who's changing the world.

Abandoned Athens Olympic 2004 venues, 10 years on – in pictures

On 13 August 2004, the Olympic Games came home to Greece for the XXVIII Olympiad at an estimated cost of approximately €9bn. A decade after the sporting extravaganza, many of its once-gleaming Olympic venues now lie abandoned. For many Greeks who swelled with pride at the time, the Games are now a …

Syrian Refugees

Project info<p>Syria’s civil war is considered as one of the worst humanitarian disasters of recent time, which is also known as Syrian Uprising. According to UN estimation 191,369 men, women and children reported killed in Syria between March 2011 and the end of April 2014. More than 6.5 million …

The 10 Best Warm Weather Party Wines

Now that we're in the thick of the summer heat with Labor Day parties around the corner, we at The Salonniere, the leading dedicated source of entertaining tips from party experts, decided to ask 10 of the country's top food and wine experts to share the name of their favorite warm weather party …

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Crème Fraîche Cheesecake with Brown Butter Streusel

8 Servings<p>Textures matter: Baking the cheesecake in a water bath insulates it, so it stays creamy and moist; the crunchy streusel topping adds contrast.<p>March 2014Print<p>Ingredients<p>cheesecake<p>Nonstick cooking oil spray<p>8 oz. cream cheese, room temperature<p>⅓ cup sugar<p>½ cup crème fraîche<p>½ vanilla bean, …

Violence erupts at vigil for Missouri teenager killed by police – in pictures

Tensions erupted and several business were reportedly looted in a show of anger at the killing of 18-year-old Michael Brown, an unarmed black man who was shot multiple times by police. The violence happened after a candlelight vigil for the teenager

Robin Williams: a life in pictures

From his start as a standup comic and 1970s TV star to a 30-year Hollywood career that brought a string of hits and an Academy Award for best supporting actor

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Middle Aged Harry Potter Novels

J.K. Rowling's recently released short story imagines Harry Potter as a 34-year old man. If she continues writing about the wizard's life, what …

Visit These 21 Amazing Places Without Leaving North America

As far as amazing places go, there's truly no place like home. After all, why fret about exorbitant airfare to far-flung locales when you can experience some of the world's most stunning sights right here in North America? We've gone through the tips and photos of the minube travel community to …

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6 Train Tours That Will Bring Out Your Romantic Side

<i>(Photo Courtesy of Rovos Rail)</i><p><i>By Nicolle Monico</i><p>It's no secret around here that our executive editor has a extreme love of travel-by-train excursions. Maybe it's the slow-paced life inside the richly decorated, wood-paneled rail cars, or the hours of conversations you're afforded with other …

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First time Ireland: unmissable Emerald Isle experiences

Ireland’s reputation precedes itself, so first-time visitors might think they know what to expect – rolling green fields, chatty locals and a pint for each hand – but there’s so much more to Ireland than its stereotypical charms. Skip the bus tours stopping at leprechaun-filled souvenir shops and …

20 Places Every American Should See

Think you know America's essential sights? Compare your past trips with our picks for 20 domestic destinations every citizen should visit—from pop …

4 Cheap Alternatives For Your Summer Vacation

No surprises here that Latin America and Europe are topping the list of preferred destinations for travelers this summer. And it should come as a shock to absolutely no one that "popular" also translates to "pricey."<p>An easy way to make the most out of your trip is to take the road less traveled, …

World's 15 Best Waterfront Cities

In most large cities around the world, waterways are the norm, not the exception--but some places capitalize on their location more than others. These 15 cities all have unique personalities centered around their waterfronts, where visitors can stroll along bustling harbors, sample the catch of the …

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Reader Recs: World’s Best Beach Towns

Summer is officially underway in the Northern Hemisphere, and if you’re anything like me, that means one thing—beach season. Whether it be a long weekend at Wrightsville Beach in North Carolina or an extended stay in sandy Punta Cana, I’m always ready for an ocean breeze and the sweet tang of …

Seven incredible places you may have never heard of

As globalisation leaves no stone unturned, we took to Quora.com to find a few secret locales well worth the trip.

Amazon launches Kindle Unlimited, a subscription to half a million books for $10 per month

After pulling the trigger a little early, Amazon today formally announced the launch of Kindle Unlimited, an ebook and audiobook subscription service that costs $10 per month.<p>As we detailed yesterday, this launch pits Amazon against services like Oyster and Scribd, both of which offer a …

Elaine Stritch, famed Broadway actor and TV star, dies aged 89

Elaine Stritch, the loud, funny and frank star of Broadway and Hollywood, died at her home in Michigan on Thursday. She was 89.<p>Stritch was born in 1925, attended finishing school and then the New School, in New York City, for drama. Stritch's career started in New York theater in the 1940s, …

Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 crashes in Ukraine

See images from the crash site of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17, which was shot down in July 2014 over Ukrainian territory controlled by pro-Russian separatists. All 298 people on board were killed.

7 Amazing Sites You've Maybe Never Heard Before

Serving as the Event Director for over a decade of the annual world travel championship, the around the world travel adventure competition known as The Global Scavenger Hunt, I am regularly asked what my favorite spot in the world is?<p>I get the curiosity behind the question, but I loathe it …

814M Vote, 543 Win: The Numbers Behind India's Epic Election

World<p>With 814.5 million eligible voters, more than 1,600 political parties and 935,000 polling stations, to suggest the biggest election the world has ever seen poses huge challenges is rather an understatement.<p>Indians began casting ballots Monday in the first stage of an election that will last …

An Incredible 360-Degree Video Made Using Six GoPro Cameras

Germany-based journalist and photographer Jonas Ginter has created a mind-bending video using six GoPro cameras attached to a 3D-printed mount. After …

27 Ways To Experience The Holy Matrimony Of Peanut Butter And Chocolate

PB&C is a role model for all relationships.

Mustard and Brown Sugar-Rubbed Ham With Balsamic-Roasted Onions

Growing up, ham wasn't my favorite thing. It was usually dry, with a cloying glaze I just didn't understand. As an adult, I decided to make some changes and fix those problems. This ham, with a bright, sharp glaze comes served with sweet-tangy pearl onions roasted right in the meaty pan …

11 Glorious Pizza Recipes That Are Calling Your Name

Pizza is always the answer. Always.<p>Food52 is a community for people who love food and cooking. Follow us at Food52.com and on Twitter @Food52. And check out our new kitchen and home shop, Provisions!

Travel Photo of the Day

Each day, CNN producers select a user-submitted photo to be our Travel Photo of the Day. Click through the gallery above to see stunning shots from around the world, and be sure to come back every day for a new image.<p>Have a gorgeous travel photo of your own to share? Submit it for the gallery at …