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Weird News
“Anything can happen when cats boss around in the office.”
Weird News
“I always talk to the braid respectfully."
Travel
With its irresistible fusion of youthful optimism and rich history, Hungary's vibrant capital is having a serious moment
Politics
There is no question China's only aircraft carrier, the Liaoning, poses no direct danger to the United States. It is a relatively small carrier with little in the way of advanced electronics or weaponry; and, because of its short flight deck, it is launching under-equipped planes.
Travel
Sweet Root's menu is based on Lithuanian cuisine that changes based on the seasons and the ingredients available locally
Tech
I first visited the quaint Eastern European city of Riga, Latvia in the summer of 1989. Nestled between the Baltic Sea, Lithuania, Russia, Belarus and Estonia, Latvia represented the second stop in our People to People delegation of Kansas high school students touring the USSR.
Travel
You've heard it a lot in the last few months: Europe is cheaper than it's been in a long time. The time to go is now. But Europe is a big place. So where should you go to make the most of the strong dollar?
Travel
10. Rundāle Palace looks like it's straight out of a fairytale. The palace was once the summer residence for Ernst Johann
Tech
Having studied at university and been fascinated with early programming classes, Antons Sapriko then went on to study IT at the University of Copenhagen, a top regional business school and there became mesmerized by Magento.
Travel
Four Riga locals share their favorite tips and recommendations, spanning everything from markets, like Latgalīte market and Central market, to bookstores like Robert's Books.
The World Post
First and foremost, it is crucial that governments enforce a zero-tolerance policy for all anti-Semitic and other xenophobic behavior. Equally imperative is to distinguish between Nazi-era crimes and those committed by the Communist regime.
Travel
Adults thought they had the upper hand when they started spying openly on the teens around them and recording their adolescent antics using the #followateen hashtag.
Travel
We reached out to our contributors and asked them to share pictures of their homes. Click through the slideshow below to meet a speedo-clad man named Cloudy Cloud, see a LA pillow fight and learn what happens when a group of travelers take over a 4,000-square-foot warehouse.
Travel
It's affordable, steeped in history and, in parts, both bizarre and incredibly beautiful. Plus, in some countries, beer is cheaper than water. Yes, really, it is. But for some reason, Eastern Europe doesn't often feature on many travellers' bucket lists.
Business
The Latvian experience makes a strong political case for taking into account adjustment fatigue in Europe.
Travel
I had no connections in Riga.
Culture & Arts
This is one of many donations made to the Global Party. David Johnstone, CEO and Founder says, "Premium luxury brands have
Wellness
If I showed you a technique that elevates your mood, energizes you and makes you more charismatic on top of it all, would you be willing to spend 2 minutes testing it out for yourself?