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Ebola fears cause cocoa price spike 
  Tue, 21 Oct 2014 09:13:31 EDT 
    The threat of Ebola and the fear that it will spread into the Cocoa Belt have caused prices to jump. Isa Soares reports.


See Hurricane Gonzalo form 
  Tue, 21 Oct 2014 09:44:50 EDT 
    The NASA Earth Observatory has produced a time-lapse video showing Hurricane Gonzalo form in the ocean.


Lonely Planet's top 10 cities for 2015 
  Mon, 20 Oct 2014 21:10:28 EDT 
    Whether you want an urban hot spot, a nature getaway or a hidden gem, there's something for you.


Chinese advice: Don't use name Dragon 
  Tue, 21 Oct 2014 06:29:30 EDT 
    In China, language learners are given the freedom to choose their own English names -- perhaps sometimes a little too much freedom.


The world's worst airport is... 
  Tue, 21 Oct 2014 01:22:55 EDT 
    Airports judged on comfort, conveniences, cleanliness and customer service.


Using music to fight Ebola in Liberia 
  Tue, 21 Oct 2014 07:38:16 EDT 
    With more than 2,400 Ebola deaths in Liberia alone, the killer virus may not sound like the most obvious subject to write a song about.


Lewinsky faces up to cyberbullies 
  Tue, 21 Oct 2014 06:19:39 EDT 
    Monica Lewinsky told an audience in Philadelphia on Monday that her new mission in life was to end cyberbullying. Her speech -- and her goal -- come as the former White House intern's steps into the public eye after years of trying to live privately.


Saved from slavery -- then arrested 
  Tue, 21 Oct 2014 01:18:18 EDT 
    A pregnant teen is rescued from slavery, only to be charged with adultery, shocked activists say.


Can talks end Hong Kong stalemate? 
  Tue, 21 Oct 2014 07:10:41 EDT 
    Hong Kongers plan viewing parties to watch student leaders debate with city leaders, the first time the parties have met since protests began.


History of 'Downton Abbey' castle 
  Mon, 20 Oct 2014 11:59:54 EDT 
    Nick Glass visits the 'Downton Abbey' castle and delves into its history as a WWI hospital.


Is this Chinese cultural imperialism? 
  Tue, 21 Oct 2014 06:19:51 EDT 
    The rationale behind Confucius Institutes -- an international chain of academic centers run by an arm of the Chinese government -- is understandable.


Is this the end of the 9-5 working day? 
  Mon, 20 Oct 2014 11:59:03 EDT 
    High level workers are looking for an alternative to the 9 to 5. Armed with years of experience, a growing number of professionals are looking to fashion project-based careers where the monotony of office life is exchanged for a varied and tailored work schedule. Business Talent Group, the brainchild of Jody Miller, works with nearly 300 companies to provide projects for its highly experienced pool of workers. Roping in opportunities from sectors such as Healthcare, Media and Manufacturing, the 'full-time' employee may be a role of the past.


Royal baby no. 2 is due in April 
  Mon, 20 Oct 2014 07:22:41 EDT 
    The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge are expecting their second baby in April 2015.


Best theme parks of the future 
  Mon, 20 Oct 2014 21:08:34 EDT 
    With so many new attractions on the way, the next few years are going to be a roller coaster ride.


Man never gave up hope for girls 
  Mon, 20 Oct 2014 22:38:57 EDT 
    Six months after more than 200 schoolgirls vanished into the night in Chibok, Nigeria, the #BringBackOurGirls campaign has faded.
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