Tori Billings

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Rio de Janeiro

• <b>Author:</b> Ruy Castro<p>Ruy Castro delves into the past and present of Rio, where even in periods of comparative calm there has always been a palpable excitement in the air - the feeling of a city on fire.<br>In this spellbinding fifth entry in Bloomsbury's <i>The Writer and the City</i> series, Rio de Janeiro's …

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4 Aviation Trends We're Tracking At Skift This Week

Every week we post hundreds of stories across various sectors in travel, connecting the dots across various global trends, and in these weekend posts …

Benedict Cumberbatch Has An Awesome Message For The Paparazzi

The Sherlock actor was photographed holding a pointed sign while filming the show's third season in Cardiff, Wales.<p>British actor Benedict Cumberbatch had a suggestion for the photographers camped outside the BBC <i>Sherlock</i> set Saturday in Cardiff, Wales. As he exited his trailer, Cumberbatch hid his …

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Jennifer Lawrence: 'I Always Knew I Was Going To Be Famous'

"I've never said this before, because there is no way to say it without it being completely misunderstood, but ever since I was really little, I always had a very normal idea of what I wanted," the 22-year-old told the magazine.<p>"I always knew that I was going to be famous," she said during the four …

Afghan attack targets Indian mission

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/world/999000/999805_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1525780362_84ac70071f0835fb4087e755dced990f<p><b>Suicide bombers have targeted the Indian consulate in the eastern Afghan city of Jalalabad, killing at least nine civilians.</b><p>Three bombers drove up in a …

Look at This Giant, Record-Setting German Baby

Meet Jasleen, a giant baby born in Leipzig last week. At 13.47 pounds and 22.6 inches, Jasleen is the largest-ever baby born in Germany.<p>Unlike most …

Israeli cabinet split over Palestinian prisoner release

The Israeli cabinet was engaged in a fierce battle on Sunday over a proposal to release around 100 long-term Palestinian prisoners from its jails as …

More than 1,000 inmates escape from Libyan jail

<b>About 1,200 inmates have escaped from a jail in the restive Libyan city of Benghazi.</b><p>A security official told the AP news agency that most of the escapees were facing serious charges.<p>Another report said a riot had taken place inside the al-Kwafiya prison.<p>The jailbreak comes a day after the …

Engineer accused of reckless homicide