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How To Live The Good Life For $1,000/Month

Suzan Haskins and Dan Prescher | Posted 03.16.2013 | Fifty
Suzan Haskins and Dan Prescher

Retirement in the States is getting more expensive all the time. But in the right places overseas, you can upgrade your lifestyle and live better than you can at home for a small fraction of the price.

10 Top Health Care Destinations for 2012

Josef Woodman | Posted 03.06.2013 | Healthy Living
Josef Woodman

There's now plenty of global choice: At the close of 2012, more than 350 international hospitals have been awarded JCI accreditation, offering nearly any type of medical procedure to patients seeking access to lower-priced medical care without compromising quality.

5 More Top Overseas Retirement Spots For 2013

Kathleen Peddicord | Posted 03.05.2013 | Fifty
Kathleen Peddicord

As we find ourselves today at the start of a brand-new year, that's a question worth asking yourself -- it's not only possible but easier today than you might ever imagine to launch the retirement adventure of your fondest day dreams almost anywhere on earth that appeals to you.

Malaise in Malaysia: Corruption in High Places

Azeem Ibrahim | Posted 05.22.2013 | World
Azeem Ibrahim

Malaysia may not be in big trouble yet. While it still has a robust free press and whistleblowers are protected, the current issues have a chance to be addressed fairly. But the media is under pressure to conform and whistleblowers have been arrested instead of the corrupt officials.

Toward Opening a Practical Dialogue on Improving US Health Care

Josef Woodman | Posted 02.13.2013 | Politics
Josef Woodman

While much of the health care "GDP gap" between the U.S. and other nations can be attributed to cost of living, it's undeniable there's plenty of room for reimagining our approach to health care, not simply in terms of reform, but in market-driven innovation.

A Bowl Of Nyonya Laksa Is Sure To Warm You Up

Angie Tee | Posted 02.04.2013 | Taste
Angie Tee

A warm bowl of this is a perfect fix for the current cooler weather.

Anthonia Akitunde

Why You Should Consider Retiring To Southeast Asia

HuffingtonPost.com | Anthonia Akitunde | Posted 11.30.2012 | Fifty

Wendy Justice was only 5 years old when she first fell in love with Southeast Asia. The love affair was sparked by her grandparents' stories and photo...

PHOTOS: Asia's Intrigue, Adventure And Great Food

Laura Lippstone | Posted 01.24.2013 | Travel
Laura Lippstone

Who hasn't fantasized about the Orient-Express? I want to ditch the hoodie, my overbearing dachshund and job for some adventure on the rails.

What Does "Moderate" Mean in Malaysia?

Azeem Ibrahim | Posted 05.22.2013 | World
Azeem Ibrahim

Najib Razak presents himself as a reformer on a mission to modernize Malaysia. But the reality is that Malaysians want more than window dressing as the time gets closer to the next election.

Malaysia and the Muslim Spring

Azeem Ibrahim | Posted 05.22.2013 | World
Azeem Ibrahim

The movement behind the Arab Spring has a different connotation in Southeast Asian countries where Burma for example, is slowly transitioning into democracy and Thailand and Pakistan are emerging from periods of military rule.

PHOTOS: Legoland Heads To Malaysia

Posted 09.13.2012 | Travel

Legoland Malaysia will open its doors September 15 in Johor Bahru, marking the entry of the popular parks into Asia. The 74-acre park will have 40...

Here Today, Gone Tomorrow: HIV-Positive Deportations

Marten Weber | Posted 11.10.2012 | Gay Voices
Marten Weber

You think that's fiction? Think again. This happens every day on this planet. According to UNAIDS, there are still 49 countries (50 if you include Taiwan) that impose restrictions on the entry, stay, and residence of people living with HIV based on their HIV status.

Would You Pay Extra For A Child-Free Flight?

Priyanka Kher | Posted 10.27.2012 | Travel
Priyanka Kher

What's wrong with people wanting to have a noise-free comfortable flight, especially if they're willing to cough out extra dough for that comfort? Airlines are only trying to look after their customers, right?

PHOTOS: 10 Truly Terrifying Bridges

Trippy | Posted 10.23.2012 | Travel
Trippy

If you get to travel the world, you might as well let your heart travel up into your throat.

3-Year-Old Girl Killed In Suspected Exorcism Ritual

AP | Posted 08.07.2012 | World

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia -- A 3-year-old Malaysian girl was killed in a suspected exorcism ritual by family members who believed she was possessed by ev...

Gay Pastor Breaks Barriers With Malaysian Wedding Reception

AP | By SEAN YOONG | Posted 08.06.2012 | Gay Voices

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia -- A gay pastor who married his musical producer boyfriend in New York last year has fulfilled a vow to hold a wedding banquet ...

Passenger Reconsiders Trip, Leaps From Moving Plane

Posted 08.07.2012 | Travel

An Air Asia passenger caused panic on a flight Saturday when he unexpectedly bolted for the emergency exit. After being delayed an hour, the passen...

Chopper Crashes In Malaysia, 3 Missing

AP | EILEEN NG | Posted 07.20.2012 | World

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia -- A helicopter has crashed into a river in a Malaysian state on Borneo island, leaving three people missing. A Malaysian fire...

PHOTOS: Among The Orangutans Of Malaysian Borneo

Kip Patrick | Posted 09.08.2012 | Travel
Kip Patrick

Borneo is the only location, other than the Indonesian island of Sumatra, where the ginger apes live in the wild.

PHOTOS: 10 Foods Around The World To Try Before You Die

Viator | Posted 09.04.2012 | Travel
Viator

Food and travel go hand in hand, and there's no better way to delve deep into a destination than to try its most famous dishes.

Anti-Corruption Program in Malaysia -- A Comprehensive Approach

Michael J. Hershman | Posted 08.22.2012 | World
Michael J. Hershman

If the Arab Spring countries and other high-risk nations are serious about confronting their corruption culture, they should look to the innovative model instituted by an unlikely actor: Malaysia.

Borneo Is For Jazz Lovers

Kip Patrick | Posted 08.21.2012 | Travel
Kip Patrick

The island of Borneo is known for many things: virgin rainforests, exotic wildlife, world-class scuba diving. Jazz doesn't make the list

Singer Dedicates Heartwarming Song To Late Mother

The Huffington Post | Andres Jauregui | Posted 05.13.2012 | Parents

Anirazanrun Firham, better known by her YouTube handle, The Shy Singing Doctor, recorded a special song, a cover of Muslim singer-songwriter Maher Zai...

MOM: A Mother's Day Gift for the Whole Family

Pamela Poole | Posted 07.10.2012 | Impact
Pamela Poole

To lift your spirits, celebrate Mother's Day, and give your kids the priceless, lasting gift of eco-consciousness and civic responsibility... Why not spend a day at the zoo celebrating motherhood?

The Sacrifices Of A Military Spouse: I Wouldn't Change A Thing

Megan Glynn | Posted 06.13.2012 | Impact
Megan Glynn

Many people wonder how military spouses endure the long deployments and frequent moves that go hand-in-hand with living the military life. With three ...