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1 in 4 Flight Attendants Report Being Sexually Harassed in the Past Year

More than 25 per cent of flight attendants responding to a survey reported in-flight sexual harassment in the past year.<p>The Equal Opportunities …

'Above San Francisco' Photos And Video Will Take Your Breath Away

San Francisco must be a pretty awesome place to be a bird.<p>“Above San Francisco,” a photo and video project shot by photographers Toby Harriman, Michael Shainblum and Marc Donahue from a helicopter swooping over the city at dusk will give you serious chills -- thanks in part to their feet dangling …

Otherworldly Pictures Of Northern Iceland

"Summertime in Iceland has really nice light and very long days," Anhede wrote in an email to Business Insider. "Near the equator, the sunrise and sunset is over in a few minutes, but here you had several hours of golden light which is perfect for a photographer."<p>While there, Anhede photographed …

Alaska in Winter

In case you didn’t notice, I’ve been on vacation.<p>Last year offered some incredible adventures, but I am glad for this time at home to recharge my batteries and prepare for upcoming travel thrills. Nevertheless, it’s hard for me to sit still for too long, and so I embarked on a little vacation …

10 Reasons Women Need to Solo Travel

In August 2007, I sent myself to Edinburgh, Scotland as a graduation (I graduated with a Master of Science, Management degree) and birthday gift. This wasn't my first time to Edinburgh, but it was my first time as a solo traveler. Was I nervous? Yes, I was. And it surprised me.<p>I stayed in a hostel, …

Event-o-Rama: 10 Must-Dos in March

There are some amazing events on tap all over the world, all the time. <b>Here’s a taste of what you can see and do in March:</b><p>Stop and smell the flowers during <b>Tokyo</b>‘s <b>Ueno Sakura Matsuri</b> (March 20-April 8), timed to coincide with peak bloom times for the 1,000+ cherry trees in Ueno Park. The magic …

Obama meets with Dalai Lama despite China warnings | Reuters

WASHINGTON/BEIJING (Reuters) - President Barack Obama held low-key talks with the Dalai Lama at the White House on Friday after warnings from Beijing that the meeting with the exiled Tibetan spiritual leader would “seriously damage” ties with Washington.<p>The private meeting lasted about an hour, …

Obama, Putin agree on need to ensure Ukraine deal works | Reuters

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Barack Obama and Russian President Vladimir Putin agreed on Friday that a deal aimed at halting bloody clashes between government forces and protesters in Ukraine needs to be quickly implemented so that the country stabilizes, a U.S. official said.<p>People cheer …

Here's Why Venezuela Is Imploding

<i>David Smilde, the moderator of Venezuelan Politics and Human Rights, recently did an interview on the ongoing Venezuelan protests with Isabel Fleck, a journalist with Folha de Sao Paolo, Brazil's most circulated daily newspaper. Both have extensive experience with covering Venezuelan politics.</i><p><b>David</b> …

Why I should always listen to my wife...

Photos of Underwater Artificial Coral Reefs Fuse Conservationist Work and Underwater Photography

Jason deCaires Taylor is a British sculptor dedicated to the creation of modern underwater sculptures which eventually transform into artificial …

Sculpture