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How Louis Vuitton fortune was built 
  Fri, 28 Feb 2014 18:12:43 EST 
    On a breezy spring day in 1835, a 13-year-old boy from the Jura region of eastern France set out for the glittering metropolis of Paris to seek his fortune.


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.


World's most extraordinary hotels 
  Wed, 19 Feb 2014 09:05:21 EST 
    They're not always the most popular or conventional hotels. And that's exactly what Lonely Planet's going for with its inaugural picks for the world's best accommodations.


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 
  Wed, 09 Apr 2014 08:38:41 EDT 
    Kenji Croman has broken bones, dislocated his shoulder and elbow, endured concussions and nearly drowned several times.


Rwanda wasn't what I thought 
  Wed, 09 Apr 2014 08:38:54 EDT 
    When I first arrived in Rwanda's capital in 2012, I deliberately did not visit the Kigali Genocide Memorial. I wasn't sure what to expect, but I did not want that experience to influence how I approached the country and its people.


Studying abroad could give you an edge in the job market 
  Fri, 28 Mar 2014 07:13:38 EDT 
    When Ashley Blackmon sat down for her job interview for a marketing position in New York City, she didn't start off by talking about the business classes she had taken in college or her experience working at a financial services company.


What Xi seeks from Europe 
  Sun, 30 Mar 2014 22:20:21 EDT 
    Chinese President Xi Jinping's visit is more about closing business deals with European firms.


Bloomberg editor quits 
  Tue, 01 Apr 2014 22:56:48 EDT 
    A senior Bloomberg News journalist quit his role earlier this month, saying the "mishandling" by his bosses of a story critical of China was behind his departure, amid suggestions that the New York-based company is pushing a financial strategy for China that overshadows editorial autonomy.


Mining tycoon charged with murder 
  Tue, 01 Apr 2014 22:57:06 EDT 
    A former mining tycoon accused of running a "mafia-style" gang to amass billions of dollars in personal wealth has gone on trial in China, facing charges including murder, state media reports.


China's dilemma with MH370 
  Fri, 28 Mar 2014 01:18:27 EDT 
    Over the past few days, the families of the 154 Chinese passengers who were aboard Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 have been oscillating between grief and visceral anger as the search for the plane carrying their loved ones continues.


Chinese plane spots objects 
  Mon, 24 Mar 2014 21:11:08 EDT 
    The crew of a Chinese plane searching for the missing Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 has spotted "suspicious objects" in the southern Indian Ocean, China's official news agency Xinhua reported Monday.
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