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Meet the Airbnb police

The second-floor apartment was a beautiful and spacious, smartly appointed two bedroom in San Francisco's posh Pacific Heights neighborhood. It was pricey, about $400 a night on…

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Reykjavik trades darkness for Northern Lights

The city of Reykjavik, Iceland's capital, turned dark overnight to allow residents and visitors the unforgettable opportunity to view the dancing lights of the Aurora Borealis.


London tube sign and Big Ben

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Turning London's backstreets into trendy food markets

Jonathan Downey loves to throw a party.

A leading figure in London's vibrant food and drink industry, he likes eating out to be memorable and fun.

Downey is one of the co-founders…

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Nudist park is planned for Paris

Nudists in Paris will soon be able to shed their clothes without fear of arrest, as city council members have approved plans for an official park for naked people.

TSA, airport security

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Transgender former Navy SEAL says TSA humiliated her

A self-described "professional traveler," Kristin Beck knows the airport security drill.

On Tuesday afternoon, the retired transgender Navy SEAL was bound for Kansas City to give a…


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Amsterdam prostitutes learn to cook at chic restaurant

Each month, thousands of tourists come to De Wallen, Amsterdam's red light district. In between a network of narrow alleyways, interconnected bridges and canals they wander past…

EasyJet pilot Kate McWilliams

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Woman, 26, may be the world's youngest airline captain

When it comes to glass ceilings in the aviation industry, 26-year-old Kate McWilliams hasn't just smashed them -- she's flown above them.

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West Elm opening chain of boutique hotels

West Elm doesn't just sell furniture anymore.

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World's worst restoration? China's Great Wall covered in cement

It's the repair job that's so ugly you can probably see it from space.

A 700-year-old "wild" stretch of China's Great Wall has been covered in a smooth, white trail of cement…


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This 28-year-old saw every country in the world ... on a shoestring budget

At 28, Henrik Jeppesen can already say he's been to every country in the world.

It took him 10 years and around 900 flights to visit all 193 countries. His journey ended in…


Amanda Knox documentary takes media to task

Amanda Knox talks on CNN


Filmmakers Rod Blackhurst and Brian McGinn can't remember the exact moment when they decided to do a documentary about Amanda Knox, but it was sometime around 2011.

Longtime Burton collaborator Frey feels right at home with 'Miss Peregrine'

Derek Frey and Tim Burton on the set of Miss Peregrine's

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Tim Burton's longtime producer Derek Frey talks about his work with the iconic director over the past 20 years, and his own projects in the independent film circuit.

Where's Rey? Right here, with more 'Star Wars' toys on 'Force Friday'

"Star Wars" mania is back as the collecting frenzy dubbed "Force Friday" gets underway, and a new collectible figure of "The Force Awakens" heroine Rey has arrived just in time.

Lady Gaga to perform at Super Bowl halftime show

Lady Gaga at Oscars

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Little Monsters, rejoice: Lady Gaga is headed to the Super Bowl.

'Star Trek' cast, crew members back Clinton

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The cast and crew of "Star Trek" want to send Hillary Clinton where no woman has gone before --- the presidency.


One Tank Trip

One Tank Trip: Angelica Park in Reading

One Tank Trip Angelica Park in Reading

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A city park in Reading is giving Mother Nature a hand.

One Tank Trip: Mansion at Fort Hunter Park

One Tank Trip Mansion at Fort Hunter Park

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One way to learn about the future is to dig into the past.

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