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San Francisco tour guide's bitter Chinatown rant goes viral

San Francisco tour guide's bitter Chinatown rant goes viral

An expletive-laced screed about Chinatown from a tour guide has shocked the city and others around the world
Macau trumps Vegas with $270 minimum bet

Macau trumps Vegas with $270 minimum bet

The Chinese city holds all the aces for serious gamblers and is now roughly seven times bigger than Vegas
 Ai Weiwei opens installation on Alcatraz island

Ai Weiwei opens installation on Alcatraz island

The Chinese artist and activist explores themes of imprisonment in his new installation at the former San Francisco prison
Workers taking fewest vacation days in four decades

Workers taking fewest vacation days in four decades

Study finds U.S. workers forfeited 169 million paid time off days and $52.4 billion in time off benefits in 2013
Travelers from West Africa restricted to five U.S. airports

Travelers from West Africa restricted to five U.S. airports

The five selected airports will take additional steps to screen for the disease, such as taking passengers' temperature
12 best meat cities in America

12 best meat cities in America

It's time for a beef break, veal vacation, hog holiday or sinew sabbatical in a T-bone a-fide U.S. meatopolis
World's best airport bike paths

World's best airport bike paths

Some allow travelers to pedal right up to their plane, others skirt airport perimeters, giving cyclists a closeup view of the behemoths of the sky
5 gorgeous U.S. road trips for fall

5 gorgeous U.S. road trips for fall

These five American journeys combine gorgeous scenery with cultural attractions, great restaurants and happening cities and towns
Striking hotel workers awaken guests with bullhorn

Striking hotel workers awaken guests with bullhorn

At California's upscale Hotel Del Coronado, workers use bullhorns to wake sleeping guests and alert them to their labor grievances
The fastest sport you've never heard of

The fastest sport you've never heard of

Air racing is just as fast as NASCAR, IndyCars and Formula One. But the added vertical dimension seriously amps the action up
U.S. begins screening for Ebola in airports

U.S. begins screening for Ebola in airports

Travelers who have recently been to Ebolva-ravaged nations will face additional screening at the busiest U.S. airports
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Destination Berlin

World War II bunker and former margarine factory among cutting edge venues in ever-changing city