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PHOTOS: A Compact Copenhagen Guide Book From Noma

Edward Schneider | Posted 07.06.2012 | Travel
Edward Schneider

If one of Noma's chefs told me the name of her favorite Copenhagen eating place, I would put it on my list. Now there's a nicely designed little guide book to the city based on just that sort of recommendation

Poll Position: Do Separatist Policies Benefit Or Harm The LGBT Community? Vote Now! (POLL)

Posted 05.04.2012 | Gay Voices

Another Friday, another Poll Position and your chance to sound off on a topic facing the LGBT community. This week's question is inspired by a curi...

Off-Limits PDA: Danish Gay Bar Bans Straight Couples From Kissing While Visiting

Posted 05.03.2012 | Gay Voices

A Danish gay bar has sparked international debate after reportedly banning all heterosexual couples from kissing while visiting. As Pink News and ...

PHOTOS: Wild Festivals Worth Traveling For

Kensington Tours | Posted 06.28.2012 | Travel
Kensington Tours

From the wildest street parties to time-honored cultural traditions, take a look at this collection of fantastic festival photos from around the globe.

Four Muslims On Trial In Denmark For "Mumbai-Style" Terror Plot

Reuters | Posted 06.13.2012 | Religion

* Trial begins in terror plot against newspaper * Four defendants plead not guilty to terror charge * One pleads guilty ...

Terrorism Trial: 4 Accused Of Targeting Event Attended By Crown Prince

AP | RICHARD STEED | Posted 06.13.2012 | World

COPENHAGEN, Denmark — Four men charged with plotting a terror attack in Denmark were likely targeting an event that the crown prince was attendi...

PHOTOS: 5 Green Cities Around The World

G Adventures | Posted 06.11.2012 | Travel
G Adventures

Thousands of cities, big and small, around the world have embraced the green movement over the last few years, with many more following their lead. From innovative recycling programs to adding more green space, it actually is becoming easy to be green around the world.

The Happiest Nation In The World Is...

Posted 04.06.2012 | World

Denmark has taken the top spot on the United Nation's first ever World Happiness Report, followed by Finland, Norway and the Netherlands. The 158-...

Reinventing Health Care: The Design and Investment of the Millennia

Soren Petersen | Posted 06.06.2012 | Healthy Living
Soren Petersen

When patients see themselves as guests rather than sick people, their beliefs, attitudes and behaviors change and this tends to greatly advance their bodies own ability to heal itself, which, amazingly enough, is what really happens.

The World's Happiest Country Is...

Newser | Evann Gastaldo | Posted 06.05.2012 | Travel

Bhutan measures the mood of its citizens in a national happiness index, and in an international meeting held at the UN yesterday and led by the countr...

Coach Sizes Up Competition At Olympics Of Food

Gavin Kaysen | Posted 06.02.2012 | Food
Gavin Kaysen

Gavin Kaysen is the head coach of the 2013 Bocuse d'Or U.S.A. team and represented the U.S. as a competitor in the 2007 Bocuse d'Or. The Bocuse d'Or, ...

Macabre Adventures In Denmark

Posted 03.16.2012 | Arts

Keeping company in the art world doesn't only lead to a nice leisurely lunch, it leads to whole movements; think of Braque and Picasso, or Rembrandt a...

Ohio Businessman Quits Cushy, 6-Figure Job To Volunteer In Developing Countries

Strongsville Patch | Posted 03.13.2012 | Impact

Sure, Adam Pervez had his dream job. He was living in Denmark, making a ton of money working for a wind energy company. He had an MBA, a nice place...

Hostages Killed In Rescue Attempt

AP | Posted 04.29.2012 | World

COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) — Denmark's Navy says two hostages have been killed in an anti-piracy operation off Somalia. The navy says a...

My Carbon Neutral Sunday Drive

Christine Negroni | Posted 04.11.2012 | Travel
Christine Negroni

In a country of $7-a-gallon fuel and high taxes, electric cars are making inroads -- and I wanted to take one for a test drive.

Online Predator Sentenced For Bullying Girl Into Porn

Posted 02.06.2012 | Crime

A convicted Danish sex predator who emotionally tortured an 11-year-old Missouri girl and released naked videos of her on the Internet will probably s...

PHOTOS: 9 European Attractions To Miss

BootsnAll | Posted 04.05.2012 | Travel
BootsnAll

Not every attraction in Europe is world-class. Quite a few don't live up to the hype.

Play On The Norway Mass Killer Raises Controversy

AP | JAN M. OLSEN | Posted 03.20.2012 | Home

COPENHAGEN, Denmark — Plans by a Danish theater to stage a play based on the manifesto of Norwegian anti-Muslim extremist Anders Behring Breivik...

Save Lives, Tax Soda

Wendy Gordon | Posted 03.12.2012 | Politics
Wendy Gordon

Let's make 2012 the year we get smart about taxes, and tax less of those things we want more of, like jobs and income, and more of the things we want less of, like health damaging sugars. You can have your cake, just pay for it.

Danish Navy Frees Hostages From Suspected Pirate Mothership

AP | Posted 01.08.2012 | World

COPENHAGEN, Denmark -- The Danish navy says it has captured a suspect pirate mothership off the Horn of Africa and rescued 14 people who were being he...

The Ubiquitous Bike Culture Of Copenhagen

Christine Negroni | Posted 02.12.2012 | Travel
Christine Negroni

Copenhagen has ambitions to increase the number of two-wheeled-commuters to 50% by 2015, and I hope they achieve it. Even more, I hope their progress sends a message far beyond Denmark and encourages the rest of the world to adopt pedal power, the ever-renewable-energy source.

"Slowly Seeping Through My Hands:" The Wearable Art of Nikoline Liv Andersen

Evelyne Politanoff | Posted 02.06.2012 | Style
Evelyne Politanoff

Why should we live if we must die? It is one of the questions Danish artist Nikoline Liv Andersen puts us in  this exhibition.

Poster Campaign Calls Occupy Protests Waste Of Time

AP | Posted 01.30.2012 | World

FRANKFURT, Germany — A Danish satirical group has launched a worldwide poster campaign with a cynical message about the Occupy movements. The p...

Copenhagen Dining Beyond Noma

Jill Fergus | Posted 01.30.2012 | Travel
Jill Fergus

Amid exposed ceramic tiles and brick and meat hooks serving as coat hangers, I enjoyed unfussy Nordic seafood including a raw bar selection of oysters, trout tartare, razor scallops and sea urchin.

Denmark To Allow Same-Sex Weddings In Church

AP | Posted 11.23.2011 | Gay Voices

COPENHAGEN, Denmark -- Denmark's government wants to allow same-sex couples to get married in formal church weddings, instead of the short blessing ce...