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10 Spots in China Your Camera Can't Miss

Gina Ciliberto | Posted 03.25.2014 | Travel
Gina Ciliberto

There's something to be said for the value of aesthetic pleasure in travel. There's nothing like having your breath taken away by sheer physical beauty. These awesome and magnificent images from China sure prove that.

Jeb Bush: Willing to Dismantle Education for a Higher Test Score

Mercedes Schneider | Posted 03.24.2014 | Education
Mercedes Schneider

What a sobering realization to think that presidential hopeful Jeb Bush has no qualms about pushing America down this despairing path. Common Core and all of its reform tentacles need to die.

Around The World In 12 Days--One Suitcase, 4 Climates And Four Currencies

April Rudin | Posted 03.03.2014 | Travel
April Rudin

The first step to helping your business grow overseas is expanding your own global knowledge via traveling. If you haven't already, it's time to get a passport and book that overseas trip.

Shanghai's Disappearing Doorways

Tom_Carter | Posted 04.01.2014 | Arts
Tom_Carter

Once characterized by their quaint doorways of warped timber, stone thresholds, hand-made mailboxes and green address plates, the old communities of this city are swiftly being replaced by towering, gated apartments and their unreceptive, reinforced-steel security doors.

50 Incredible Travel Destinations to Consider for 2014

Viator | Posted 03.29.2014 | Travel
Viator

No, we don't propose that you visit all 50 in a year -- although, hey, that's an admirable goal -- merely that you take these places into consideration when planning your 2014 travels.

Myanmar's Lady vs. The Dragon

Daniel Wagner | Posted 03.26.2014 | World
Daniel Wagner

Speculation remains high in Myanmar as to if and when opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi will travel to China, which was one of the strongest supporters of the previous military government and remains highly influential in the country's affairs.

15 Amazing Photos Of Daily Life Around the World

minube | Posted 03.10.2014 | Travel
minube

For many travelers exploring the far reaches of our planet, it's tempting to focus exclusively on the sights, museums, beaches, and bars while overlooking the very thing that breathes life into these amazing places: the people.

Shanghai Chic: Where a Woman's Style Starts With Her Shoes

Barbara Falconer Newhall | Posted 02.09.2014 | Style
Barbara Falconer Newhall

I thought I was traveling to China to explore the mysteries of China's storied past: the big dynasties with their poetic one-syllable names. But what really caught my attention was China's storied present: the skyscrapers of Shanghai, the traffic jams and the fashionistas. Especially the fashionistas.

Smog Hits Extremely Hazardous Levels In Shanghai

AP | DIDI TANG and EUGENE HOSHIKO | Posted 12.07.2013 | World

SHANGHAI (AP) — Shanghai authorities ordered schoolchildren indoors and halted all construction Friday as China's financial hub suffered one of its ...

The Toxic Smog Cloud Hanging Over Shanghai Looks Just As Bad As It Sounds

The Huffington Post | Sara Boboltz | Posted 01.25.2014 | World

Shanghai is notorious for its terrible air quality, but the smog in this Chinese metropolis just hit absurd levels. The government's air pollution mon...

PHOTOS: Entire City Of Shanghai Pretty Much Living In Massive Cloud Of Smog

AP | DIDI TANG and EUGENE HOSHIKO | Posted 12.06.2013 | World

SHANGHAI (AP) — Shanghai authorities ordered schoolchildren indoors and halted all construction Friday as China's financial hub suffered one of its ...

China's next educational Shanghai? The teacher perspective

Andreas Schleicher | Posted 11.06.2013 | World
Andreas Schleicher

Mr. Huang became principal of Qiao Tou Lian He school at the age of 25, not because he was specifically trained for the post, but because he had been ...

China's next educational Shanghai - the student perspective

Andreas Schleicher | Posted 11.06.2013 | World
Andreas Schleicher

The first thing I notice is that, in this neighbourhood of simple houses and farmlands, it is the school, not a shopping centre, that is the cleanest ...

Do Innovation and Entrepreneurship Exist in the Same Person?

Scott MacFarland | Posted 01.23.2014 | Business
Scott MacFarland

Innovation and entrepreneurship is discussed frequently in boardrooms, start-ups and coffee houses around the globe. Books, blogs and even movies are ...

China To Unblock Facebook For A Small Group Of People: Report

Reuters | Posted 11.24.2013 | Technology

SHANGHAI (Reuters) - Facebook, Twitter and other websites deemed sensitive and blocked by the Chinese government will be accessible in a planned free-...

China To Unblock Banned Websites: Report

Reuters | Posted 11.23.2013 | Technology

SHANGHAI, Sept 24 (Reuters) - Facebook, Twitter and other websites deemed sensitive and blocked by the Chinese government will be ac...

This Is Not Where You Think It Is

The Huffington Post | Lisa_Miller | Posted 09.14.2013 | Travel

Take a look at the photos below. You know this place, right? This is Thames Town. It's got quaint rowhouse-lined cobblestone streets... And...

Chinese Women Shed Taboo Through Sex Education

Reuters | Posted 11.11.2013 | World

SHANGHAI (Reuters) - In an unmarked room at a three-star hotel in downtown Shanghai, Ma Li teaches small groups of Chinese women about a topic that tr...

Toxic Leak Kills At Least 15 In Shanghai

AP | Posted 08.31.2013 | World

BEIJING -- At least 15 people were killed Saturday after liquid ammonia leaked from a refrigeration unit at a cold storage plant in China's financial ...

Watch This City Age 26 Years In The Blink Of An Eye

The Huffington Post | Dominique Mosbergen | Posted 08.12.2013 | World

Over the last 26 years, Shanghai has experienced a growth spurt so extraordinary, it will make your jaw drop when you see it unfold before your eyes. ...

China's Tallest Building Is Almost Complete

AP | Posted 08.05.2013 | Arts

SHANGHAI -- The world's second-tallest building is nearing completion in Shanghai's financial hub. The building will be China's tallest building. The...

At Least 10 Dead As Record Heatwave Hits Shanghai

Agence France Presse | | Posted 09.30.2013 | World

More than 10 people have died in China's commercial hub Shanghai, a local health official said Wednesday as the city grapples with its highest tempera...

Afraid of Heights? Look Away

trivago | Posted 09.27.2013 | Travel
trivago

These deluxe giants (all found in Asia) are guaranteed to take your breath away, not only because of their unparalleled views, but also for their magnificent interiors, futuristic designs and unrivaled grade of hospitality.

PHOTOS: The Coolest Views Of Cities From Above

Conde Nast Traveler | Posted 07.24.2013 | Travel
Conde Nast Traveler

Some of the best city views happen above the city. Click through for your own sky-high tour of the world...

Shanghai Rose Opens 'Green Village' in Sherman Oaks!

Jay Weston | Posted 09.21.2013 | Los Angeles
Jay Weston

Shanghai Rose Murphy is the co-owner of this stunning new restaurant. My Huffington readers know that I have traveled all over the world seeking r...