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All-Star Lineup Set To Honor Mavis Staples During Tribute Concert

AP | Posted 09.23.2014 | Black Voices

CHICAGO (AP) — Mavis Staples is getting the tribute treatment. An all-star lineup of musicians including Gregg Allman, Aaron Neville, Taj Mahal, Er...

10 Places That Are In Danger Of Disappearing Forever

The Huffington Post | Carly Ledbetter | Posted 09.22.2014 | Travel

After more than 400,000 people marched in NYC's People's Climate March last weekend, we're paying extra attention to how climate change can affect som...

The Love Castle - a Weird Miami Landmark

Sidonie Sawyer | Posted 07.23.2014 | Travel
Sidonie Sawyer

Miami has a wee bit of history, sometimes hidden in layers of sunscreen and sunburns, but nevertheless there.

The Club 47 Folk Revival" Explores the Iconic History of Old Cambridge Folk Club

Lesley Daunt | Posted 06.24.2014 | Entertainment
Lesley Daunt

Rob Stegman has been producing and directing award-winning motion pictures for over 30 years. His work includes everything from corporate videos and educational media to broadcast and cable television.

These 9 Famous Landmarks Look Absolutely Stunning... Until You Zoom Out

Sara Boboltz | Posted 03.17.2014 | Travel

Let's play a game! We've all seen the stock photo versions of these world-famous landmarks. Some of us have even been there. But what they don't norma...

Gregg Allman Tribute Is An All-Star Affair

AP | RON HARRIS | Posted 01.23.2014 | Entertainment

ATLANTA (AP) — An all-star lineup of musicians feted Gregg Allman Friday night at a tribute concert heralding the southern rock luminary and the blu...

LOOK: '30 Rock' Star Engaged!

Posted 01.23.2014 | Gay Voices

Just months after coming out publicly in an Out magazine interview, "30 Rock" actor Maulik Pancholy is engaged. The 39-year-old star, who currentl...

5 Incredible Grand Tours You Can Actually Afford

Budget Travel | Posted 02.04.2014 | Travel
Budget Travel

Sometimes a one-week vacation just isn't enough, especially when you wake up the last morning of your trip and don't want to leave yet -- it's too soon, and you've just begun to discover what makes your destination so special.

Reissue Roundup 2: Box Sets by Donny Hathaway, Ry Cooder, Stephen Stills, Van Morrison, Yes and More

Mike Ragogna | Posted 01.23.2014 | Entertainment
Mike Ragogna

Though the masses might only remember the late Donny Hathaway as Roberta Flack's soulful partner on "The Closer I Get To You," "You've Got A Friend" and "Where Is The Love," the box set Never My Love: The Anthology makes the case that this previous Gospel singer also was one of the great voices of R&B.

Miss Universe Could Face 2 Years In Jail For Taj Mahal Photo Shoot

The Huffington Post | Cavan Sieczkowski | Posted 10.11.2013 | Style

Miss Universe 2012 Olivia Culpo claims she didn't want to do the controversial footwear photo shoot at the Taj Mahal, a move that could allegedly land...

Miss Universe Offends In India With Taj Mahal Photo Shoot

The Huffington Post | Cavan Sieczkowski | Posted 10.10.2013 | Style

Miss Universe Olivia Culpo is under fire in India after taking part in a photo shoot for shoes at the hallowed Taj Mahal. On Sunday, Oct. 6, the 2...

Conversations with Harry Connick Jr., TTB's Derek Trucks, and Carly Ritter

Mike Ragogna | Posted 10.28.2013 | Entertainment
Mike Ragogna

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Conversations With Sammy Hagar, Chick Corea and Tom Rush, Plus a Manicanparty Exclusive

Mike Ragogna | Posted 10.25.2013 | Entertainment
Mike Ragogna

"If you want to be a band, a rocker, a guy that can play music and jam with other people and be a real musician, then you've just got to go play as much as you can in front of as many people as you can any time, anywhere and live and breathe it. Put your head down and keep on swinging."

WATCH: UFO In The Sky Near India's Taj Mahal Sparks Controvery

Lee Speigel | Posted 08.22.2013 | Weird News

A very odd and confusing UFO report has emerged from India. An online video appears to show an unidentified flying object very close to the white marb...

Everyone's A Tourist

Posted 07.24.2013 | Travel

See, no matter who you are, you're a tourist. This point was proven by Dr. Jill Biden, who is accompanying her husband, Vice President Joe Biden, o...

Great Design: Made to Measure

Ken Carbone | Posted 08.27.2013 | Arts
Ken Carbone

Today, the words great design brilliantly light the marquee of contemporary life. What is great design? It's a perennial question with no single answer.

10 Of The World's Most Stressful Tourist Traps (PHOTOS)

Posted 04.30.2013 | Travel

The Tower of London. Times Square. The Taj Mahal. Between crowds, queues and inflated admission costs, hitting the world's biggest "can't-miss" sights...

My Journey "Home" to India

Anjali Varma | Posted 06.26.2013 | Travel
Anjali Varma

The most rewarding aspect of my trip was the feeling of gratitude: Gratitude for my in-laws, that I was able to experience such a beautiful and diverse country in a new way, for the moments that teach you not to take anything for granted, and for my "home" away from home.

Packing Heart on Your Next Vacation

Ann Craig-Cinnamon | Posted 05.11.2013 | Impact
Ann Craig-Cinnamon

For the cost of a utility bill here at home, several families would have fresh, clean water to drink. It was an easy thing to do. We didn't even lift a finger.

Oscar Nominees That Inspire Travel

Travelzoo | Posted 04.24.2013 | Travel
Travelzoo

As we walk out of the theater, we discuss what we just saw on the big screen: the plot, the acting, the costumes. But on occasion, we also dream of travel.

Stylish India

Simona Rabinovitch | Posted 11.01.2012 | Travel
Simona Rabinovitch

We landed in Mumbai in the dead of night, that mysterious window right before twilight, where anything can happen but nothing feels real.

Halloween Off the Runway GIFs

VFILES | Posted 12.19.2012 | Style
VFILES

Still don't have an idea for your Halloween attire? Here's a good place to start. Check the GIFs below to see our all-time favorite fashion costuming, and search the VFILES Vault for endless Halloween inspiration.

Dubai Plans Taj Mahal Replica

Posted 10.05.2012 | Travel

For those unable to make it all the way to India to see the Taj Mahal, another option will soon be available in slightly closer Dubai. Developers are ...

Chatting With Taj Mahal, Little Feat's Bill Payne, Steve Forbert and Nona Hendryx, Plus a Luther Exclusive

Mike Ragogna | Posted 11.17.2012 | Entertainment
Mike Ragogna

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Embraced In Agra, Home Of The Taj Mahal

Carolyn O'Donnell | Posted 09.16.2012 | Travel
Carolyn O'Donnell

"It doesn't matter for the local people -- it's all Agra for them. But we were worried about you."