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    Hundreds of bodies washed up on Mozambique road, eyewitness says

    Hundreds of bodies washed up on Mozambique road, eyewitness says


    As many as "300 to 400" bodies line the banks of a road out of the city of Beira, in Mozambique, according to an eyewitness account, suggesting that the human toll of Cyclone Idai is likely to far exceed official...

    As many as "300 to 400" bodies line the banks of a road out of the city of Beira, in Mozambique, according to an eyewitness account, suggesting that the human toll of Cyclone Idai is likely to far exceed official estimates.
    Airline canceling order for 49 Boeing 737 Max 8s

    Airline canceling order for 49 Boeing 737 Max 8s


    Indonesian airline Garuda said Friday that it's canceling an order for 49 Boeing 737 Max 8 passenger jets after two of them crashed in less than five...

    Indonesian airline Garuda said Friday that it's canceling an order for 49 Boeing 737 Max 8 passenger jets after two of them crashed in less than five months.
    Scandal threatens to end the 'Korean Wave'

    Scandal threatens to end the 'Korean Wave'


    South Korea's entertainment industry is a cultural juggernaut that has allowed the East Asian nation to punch well above its weight in terms of global soft...

    South Korea's entertainment industry is a cultural juggernaut that has allowed the East Asian nation to punch well above its weight in terms of global soft power.
    Meet Silicon Valley's 'China whisperer'

    Meet Silicon Valley's 'China whisperer'


    For years, venture capital powerhouse Andreessen Horowitz stood by a steadfast rule: to become a general partner at the firm, you had to be a founder or CEO of a major tech...

    For years, venture capital powerhouse Andreessen Horowitz stood by a steadfast rule: to become a general partner at the firm, you had to be a founder or CEO of a major tech company.
    Time for Etihad to merge with Emirates?

    Time for Etihad to merge with Emirates?


    Etihad Airways has often come to the rescue of struggling airlines. Now it has serious problems of its own and may have to consider merging with its bigger neighbor to cut its...

    Etihad Airways has often come to the rescue of struggling airlines. Now it has serious problems of its own and may have to consider merging with its bigger neighbor to cut its losses.
    How do you insure a driverless car?

    How do you insure a driverless car?


    Technology giants and automakers are investing billions of dollars to develop driverless cars that promise to make roads safer. But who will pay when a crash does...

    Technology giants and automakers are investing billions of dollars to develop driverless cars that promise to make roads safer. But who will pay when a crash does happen?
    Avoid getting sick when you travel for work

    Avoid getting sick when you travel for work


    Frequent business travel can lower your resistance, but there are actually some very easy ways to keep from getting sick when away from...

    Frequent business travel can lower your resistance, but there are actually some very easy ways to keep from getting sick when away from home.
    The ski racer working on a construction site to fulfill his dream

    The ski racer working on a construction site to fulfill his dream


    When the snow melts, when fields of white turn luscious green leaving no remnants of winter behind, Harry Laidlaw will leave Europe and return to...

    When the snow melts, when fields of white turn luscious green leaving no remnants of winter behind, Harry Laidlaw will leave Europe and return to Australia.
    Leadership lessons from sailing's top skippers

    Leadership lessons from sailing's top skippers


    Leadership lessons pop up in all aspects of life but skippering a sailing yacht offers a glimpse of the deep...

    Leadership lessons pop up in all aspects of life but skippering a sailing yacht offers a glimpse of the deep end.
    Could 'adopted Welshman' coach All Blacks?

    Could 'adopted Welshman' coach All Blacks?


    Any doubts as to whether Warren Gatland is amongst rugby's greatest ever coaches have effectively been put to bed over the past few weeks as Wales surged to a third Six Nations grand slam under the New Zealander's...

    Any doubts as to whether Warren Gatland is amongst rugby's greatest ever coaches have effectively been put to bed over the past few weeks as Wales surged to a third Six Nations grand slam under the New Zealander's guidance.
    Why do Egyptian statues have broken noses?

    Why do Egyptian statues have broken noses?


    The most common question that curator Edward Bleiberg fields from visitors to the Brooklyn Museum's Egyptian art galleries is a straightforward but salient one: Why are the statues' noses...

    The most common question that curator Edward Bleiberg fields from visitors to the Brooklyn Museum's Egyptian art galleries is a straightforward but salient one: Why are the statues' noses broken?
    How 'legal fakes' are challenging a $1B cult brand

    How 'legal fakes' are challenging a $1B cult brand


    When Samsung revealed, in late 2018, that it was collaborating with cult US streetwear brand Supreme, it came as quite the...

    When Samsung revealed, in late 2018, that it was collaborating with cult US streetwear brand Supreme, it came as quite the surprise.
    Rare photographs reveal life in 19th-century China

    Rare photographs reveal life in 19th-century China


    Before the arrival of photography, the Western imagination of China was based on paintings, written travelogues and dispatches from a seemingly far-off...

    Before the arrival of photography, the Western imagination of China was based on paintings, written travelogues and dispatches from a seemingly far-off land.
    Xi's new look is a power move

    Xi's new look is a power move


    Defying decades of political tradition, China's most powerful man is going...

    Defying decades of political tradition, China's most powerful man is going gray.
    4,000-year history of the Sikh turban

    4,000-year history of the Sikh turban


    Growing up in Southall, West London, where many of Britain's Sikhs settled after moving to the UK, the turban was all around us: at home, in the gurdwara, on the street. It is Sikhs' most identifiable...

    Growing up in Southall, West London, where many of Britain's Sikhs settled after moving to the UK, the turban was all around us: at home, in the gurdwara, on the street. It is Sikhs' most identifiable feature.
    Why this spring break will be different

    Why this spring break will be different


    Ah, spring break -- the time of the year when tens of thousands of college kids head to the beach for fun, sun and shenanigans. But increasingly, these warm-weather locales are giving young partyers a chilly...

    Ah, spring break -- the time of the year when tens of thousands of college kids head to the beach for fun, sun and shenanigans. But increasingly, these warm-weather locales are giving young partyers a chilly reception.
    The city that vanished beneath the desert

    The city that vanished beneath the desert


    Just an hour -- and a world -- away from the bright lights of Doha, the sand-covered remains of a once-thriving port provide a brief but fascinating glimpse of life in the Arabian Gulf in centuries...

    Just an hour -- and a world -- away from the bright lights of Doha, the sand-covered remains of a once-thriving port provide a brief but fascinating glimpse of life in the Arabian Gulf in centuries past.
    Is Helsinki the world's coolest city?

    Is Helsinki the world's coolest city?


    When it snows, the flakes come at you like shards of ice. There's a biting wind that freezes your ears off. Daylight lasts only a few...

    When it snows, the flakes come at you like shards of ice. There's a biting wind that freezes your ears off. Daylight lasts only a few hours.
    Europe's most affordable destination

    Europe's most affordable destination


    What are your priorities when you're planning a European city break? Good food? Culture galore? Interesting...

    What are your priorities when you're planning a European city break? Good food? Culture galore? Interesting history?
    Former teen gamer starts charity after police shut down his tournament

    Former teen gamer starts charity after police shut down his tournament


    At one point, Zach Wigal had 5,000 video games in his parents' basement. Police once shut down his teen gamer tournament. That inspired him to launch a charity that's helping thousands of sick...

    At one point, Zach Wigal had 5,000 video games in his parents' basement. Police once shut down his teen gamer tournament. That inspired him to launch a charity that's helping thousands of sick kids.