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Porsche Taycan Cross Turismo sets Guinness World Record with 3.1-mile vertical climb

The team of four drivers, led by J.F. Musial, worked with Eagle Mine operators in Michigan’s Upper Peninsula to be able to drive through it without any modifications or tire change to the car,...

Hong Kong’s free press is being ‘gutted.’ Here’s what the world loses

A third organization — the five-year-old Citizen News — announced last week that it would shut down, too. But unlike Apple Daily and Stand News, Citizen News didn’t wait for police to come knocking...

Photos of what Christmas looks like around the world

Glittering pine trees, Santa Claus and stockings are part of many people’s ideas of Christmas, but the holiday can look vastly different around the globe. From Europe to Asia to the depths of Antarctica,...

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As Cuba reopens to the world, many of its own look to leave

For many Cubans, it is only the beginning of a long and often dangerous journey to the United States. Throughout much of the Covid-19 pandemic, Cuba’s borders were closed, making international travel nearly impossible....

Kim Jong Un: The pandemic forced the North Korean leader into retreat. The world should brace for his resurgence

Kim’s long black coat and hairstyle, reminiscent of his late grandfather Kim Il Sung, were viewed as a superficial effort to emulate the authority of his forebears. It’s a marked change from the early...

What are the best bars in the world? New York, London, Singapore

London’s Connaught Bar is the best bar in the world — again. That’s according to “The World’s 50 Best Bars,” an annual ranking by William Reed Business Media, a U.K.-based company that also publishes...

CNN Heroes celebrates 15 years of inspiring the world

Over the years, some of the Heroes’ missions have evolved as they’ve responded to new challenges. We caught up with some Heroes who found new ways to help those who need it most. Here...

Asians around the world speak out on workplace discrimination

Asians around the world speak out on workplace discrimination By Michelle Toh, Moss Cohen and Lauren Cook, CNN Business Published June 7, 2021 It’s not just in the streets, and it’s not just in...

What are the best cruises in the world? Viking, Disney are big winners

U.S. News & World Report on Tuesday published its ranking of the “best” cruise lines of 2022. The publication evaluated 17 cruise lines through a combination of expert evaluations (30%), traveler reviews (50%) and...