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Cee Lo Green Speaks on ‘Highly Irresponsible’ Rape Tweets

Cee Lo Green has apologized for controversial tweets regarding rape that the singer made in August 2014 after he pleaded no contest to drug charges. …

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'Impossible' Push for $15/Hour Minimum Wage Sees Some Success

A movement for a $15 minimum wage that even some supporters considered a pipe dream is gaining momentum, giving renewed vigor to organized labor and hope to low-income workers.<p>“They used to think $15 was impossible. Now it’s popping up everywhere,” said Kendall Fells, organizing director for Fight …

The 20 New Most Popular Cities For Tourists

Bangkok, Thailand will be the number one destination for tourists in 2013, according to MasterCard's new Global Destination Cities Index.<p>It beat out major destinations like London, Paris, New York, and Dubai with an anticipated 15.98 million international arrivals in 2013.<p>The annual report …

Japan’s Yoron Island to host real world Game of LIFE - TODAY.com

Today<p>Above, Yoron island, which resembles the shape of the spinner in the Game of Life below.<p>You could be a winner in the Game of LIFE—the real-life, large-scale version on Japan’s Yoron Island, that is.<p>Just in time for the summer travel season and the 45th anniversary of the Game of LIFE in Japan, …

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Nuovo in Milano: A Thriving Eating and Drinking Scene at the Old Canal

I capped my Italy travels this year in the great city of Milano. And even though I've been coming here for a long time, I enjoyed some great new sights. Here's a first-time-ever listing that will be part of the new and improved Rick Steves' Italy guidebook for 2014.<p><i>Milan's rejuvenated old</i> …

Start-Up Iceland: What Americans Can Learn From Viking Entrepreneurs

While <b>Silicon Valley</b> may still be the technology and entrepreneur hub of North America and some say, the world, it's shortsighted for investors, businesses and even consumers not to be looking to global pockets for innovation and new ideas.<p>Every year at South by Southwest (SXSW), the number of …

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10 Mind-Bending Discoveries In Physics

The study of physics is the study of the universe—and more specifically, just how the hell the universe works. It is without a doubt the most …