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A Traveler's Notebook: 'Chinese Dreams' Covered in Smog

Andrew Lam | Posted 10.12.2013 | Green
Andrew Lam

There's an ongoing joke in China that both captures the long standing competitive nature between Beijing and Shanghai while tying it neatly with the c...

Can The Best American Universities Stand On Their Own Abroad?

Posted 03.27.2013 | College

Universities are building branch campuses around the world, but can an ivory-tower education really be exported without destroying the original missio...

PHOTOS: Where The Locals Shop...

Global Yodel | Posted 04.23.2013 | Travel
Global Yodel

If a picture of a destination is worth a thousand words, then a visit to its local market is worth a million. There is perhaps no other place that en...

China Discovers School Uniforms Made With Cancerous Dye

The Huffington Post | Meredith Bennett-Smith | Posted 02.20.2013 | World

Chinese schoolchildren attending 21 different schools in Shanghai may be wearing uniforms dyed with carcinogenic chemicals. Students at the schools...

5 Ways to Prepare for the Coming Cyber War

Adam Levin | Posted 04.21.2013 | Technology
Adam Levin

As news of major breaches roll in like waves on a storm-eroded beach, the likelihood increases that the next war we fight will be waged on computers aimed at crippling the systems that keep the wheels of government and daily life turning.

Professional Travelers Share Their 2013 Itineraries

Joy Pecknold | Posted 03.19.2013 | Travel
Joy Pecknold

So many places to see, so little time. To help make planning a great escape in the new year more breezy and less run-of-the-mill, a few travel bloggers and I chime in on the destinations that top our 2013 travel bucket lists.

Shanghai and Beijing: A Traveling Couple's First Impressions

Illeana Hoffman | Posted 02.20.2013 | Travel
Illeana Hoffman

How come we didn't realize just how much we would like this city that reminded us of a distant cousin of New York City? Shanghai is bold and gritty, gracious but tough, new and old, which are all key ingredients to making a place work.

Shanghai Is For Bikers

Joel Epstein | Posted 01.28.2013 | Travel
Joel Epstein

When the ferry docked, I joined the throng of aggressive riders jockeying to get off the boat and back on land.

A Luxurious Skyfall Itinerary

AskMen.com | Posted 01.15.2013 | Travel

When it comes to your movie heroes, there aren't many whose shoes--when you really think about it--you'd actually want to fill. Indiana Jones? Ophi...

A Visit To Kerry Hotels In Shanghai And Beijing

Honest Cooking | Posted 12.26.2012 | Taste
Honest Cooking

Kerry Hotels -- the newest lifestyle brand from the Shangri La group -- have recently opened up their first two hotels in Shanghai and Beijing.

Your Start-Up Life: Jean-Georges' Ingredients for Success

Rana Florida | Posted 10.24.2012 | Business
Rana Florida

If all he did was cook, Jean-Georges Vongerichten's status as one of France's -- and the world's -- most innovative chefs would be assured. But Vongerichten's amazing talents in the kitchen are aligned with a genius for business.

Vanishing Shanghai

www.foreignpolicy.com | Posted 12.21.2012 | World

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Federer Comes From Behind; Djokovic, Murray Into Quarters

Dan Shapiro | Posted 12.11.2012 | Sports
Dan Shapiro

There were few surprises in the third round of the Shanghai Rolex Masters, as top seeds Roger Federer, Novak Djokovic, and Andy Murray all advanced, with only Federer needing three sets to punch his ticket to the quarterfinals.

Top Seeds Advance at Shanghai Rolex Masters, Nishikori, Gasquet, Raonic, Simon Upset

Dan Shapiro | Posted 12.10.2012 | Sports
Dan Shapiro

Roger Federer and Novak Djokovic cruised to straight-set victories in the second round of the Shanghai Rolex Masters, as the world number one and two played their first matches in Shanghai in nearly two years.

Isner Tops Anderson at Shanghai Rolex Masters, Nishikori Moves On

Dan Shapiro | Posted 12.10.2012 | Sports
Dan Shapiro

On a day when world number two and three Novak Djokovic and Andy Murray arrived in Shanghai, it was American John Isner who turned in the day's most impressive win.

Cilic, Gasquet Advance at Shanghai Rolex Masters, Almagro Sent Packing

Dan Shapiro | Posted 12.08.2012 | Sports
Dan Shapiro

Tenth seeded Croat Marin Cilic finally ended his drought in Shanghai, winning his first-ever match at the Shanghai Rolex Masters, 7-5, 6-3, over Polish qualifier Lukasz Kubot.

Movie Review --Take an Interpreter to Looper

Carole Mallory | Posted 12.03.2012 | Entertainment
Carole Mallory

Looper was selected to open the 2012 Toronto Film Festival. Catch it before all the hype gives away its neighbor grabbing ending.

Sands of Time on Dirty Beaches

Gideon Resnick | Posted 11.12.2012 | Arts
Gideon Resnick

Badlands provides a quick visit to this world, eight songs amounting to a 27 minute capsule in time, a brief pit stop on the highway Alex Hungtai's character - and perhaps himself - calls home.

PHOTOS: 10 Of The World's Best Observation Decks

Viator | Posted 10.10.2012 | Travel
Viator

There's no better way to experience a destination than to peer down upon the landscape from a great height.

Around the World by Private Jet

Jean Newman Glock | Posted 10.09.2012 | Travel
Jean Newman Glock

In just 23 days, you can circumnavigate the world on a privately chartered jet. Check off most of your bucket list in one fell swoop.

Metal Raindrops Fall From The Sky

Posted 07.05.2012 | Arts

Have you ever wished you could witness the beauty of a rainfall without the hassle of getting wet? Berlin new media designers ART + COM has choreo...

Studying Abroad: A Life-Changing Experience

Uloop | Posted 09.02.2012 | College
Uloop

Many times, after visiting a place, people say they would like to go back. I don't have that luxury when speaking about Shanghai; I cannot just come back and visit, I must come back and live.

Don't Dress Sexy And Ride The Shanghai Subway

The Huffington Post | Chris C. Anderson | Posted 06.26.2012 | Style

Many Internet users in China are speaking out after Shanghai Metro's (Subway) official Sina Weibo micro-blog posted a photo of a scantily clad woman a...

On The Fast Track In Shanghai

Rebecca Fannin | Posted 08.21.2012 | Travel
Rebecca Fannin

I recently took the high-speed train from Beijing to Shanghai and was surprised by how comfortable and enjoyable this trip of only five hours was.

China's Latest Intrigue: Chief Inspector Chen

AP | ELAINE KURTENBACH | Posted 06.17.2012 | World

SHANGHAI -- To climb into Qiu Xiaolong's childhood home, down a narrow alley where women chop and fry lunch in shared kitchens, is to step on creaking...