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Obama's Asia tour 
  Thu, 24 Apr 2014 02:04:18 EDT 
    President Barack Obama arrived in Japan on Wednesday for the first part of his Asia trip that started with reassuring Tokyo of U.S. support in its bitter territorial dispute with China.


Ferry disaster 
  Thu, 24 Apr 2014 08:16:52 EDT 
    A South Korean lawmaker says renovations last year expanded the top floor of the Sewol to make room for 117 more passengers.


Genocide orphans 
  Thu, 24 Apr 2014 08:18:15 EDT 
    Young genocide survivors form "artificial families" in Rwanda.


5-star flying hotel 
  Thu, 24 Apr 2014 08:18:39 EDT 
    Is this the ultimate in luxury at 30,000 feet?


Mastery of Easter eggs 
  Thu, 24 Apr 2014 07:32:38 EDT 
    French fashion designers don't hold a monopoly on haute.


From humble GIF to high art 
  Thu, 17 Apr 2014 12:37:32 EDT 
    When you think of GIFs, those never-ending sequences of looping motion, you're more likely to associate them with lightly humorous viral content than a respectable art form.


The world's top furniture fair 
  Mon, 14 Apr 2014 07:02:53 EDT 
    This year around 300,000 visitors are expected to attend the Milan's Salone del Mobile, the world's largest and most important furniture fair.


Rise of the mega-museums 
  Thu, 10 Apr 2014 15:51:38 EDT 
    From the British Museum to the Louvre, the world's leading museums house treasured artifacts and storied works of art. They may protect centuries of culture, but they don't want to be perceived as dusty relics themselves.


How to buy a great watch 
  Mon, 31 Mar 2014 13:40:44 EDT 
    In recent days the good and the great of the watch and jewelry industry have descended on Basel, Switzerland for Baselworld 2014—the biggest and most ballyhooed event on the industry calendar. Running until April 3, the fair is expected to attract more than 150,000 visitors, who will ogle at the latest gadgets and admire glittering new designs.


Enter into Congo's cult of elegance 
  Sat, 22 Feb 2014 05:43:59 EST 
    Known as "Sapeurs," these dapper dressers are part of a Congolese subculture devoted to the cult of style.


Karl Lagerfeld on trends 
  Fri, 21 Feb 2014 16:56:38 EST 
    Myleene Klass talks with fashion designer Karl Lagerfeld about his latest fashion style.


A one of a kind friendship 
  Fri, 21 Feb 2014 08:18:08 EST 
    A two-legged chihuahua and a fluffy chicken have become best friends.


$1,000 tip for this pup 
  Thu, 24 Apr 2014 05:46:53 EDT 
    Good people, not to mention good tippers, do exist. Christina Summitt knows that for sure now after what happened Saturday night.


Stunning 'blood moon' eclipse 
  Tue, 15 Apr 2014 11:52:00 EDT 
    Stargazers glimpsed a rare treat as a "blood moon" crossed the Earth's shadow Tuesday.


Extreme surf photography 
  Tue, 22 Apr 2014 03:55:11 EDT 
    Kenji Croman has broken bones, dislocated his shoulder and elbow, endured concussions and nearly drowned several times.
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