Food & Travel
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This graphic reveals the youngest and oldest players on every World Cup team
Argentina is the oldest team in the league. Ghana is the youngest.
What a California foodie can learn from Cuba
San Francisco restaurateur Narsai David went to Cuba to help set up a culinary school. The Cubans — huge organic food consumers, by necessity — taught him a few lessons of their own.
These are the places you should visit to feel the legacy of WWI
A hundred years on, the Great War still resonates around the world.
Fly me to Machu Picchu: Dream come true or nightmare?
Peru’s famous Inca citadel is about to get a new airport nearby that will allow millions more to visit every year.
Mein Gott! Germans are drinking more non-alcoholic beer and less of the real stuff
It's not just for designated drivers. Now brewers are also competing for the sports drink market.
The New York Times is wrong. USA soccer players flop, just like everyone else
Let's go to the video tape.
32 creatively dressed World Cup fans who will make your day
These people are inspirations for the entire world.
Death at sea beats taking a bullet
For Hazara Muslims in Pakistan, the options are grim.
Does 'Gerard Depardieu' sound Russian to you?
There are 31 newborns at the National Zoo! Photos of cute baby animals!
A short-eared elephant shrew, a fishing cat and a leaf-tailed gecko among them.
On Location Video: Northern Ireland trades The Troubles for Game of Thrones
Northern Ireland is now in the grip of a new story of politics and violence. Kingsroad, the Dothraki plains, Castle Black and Winterfell are all just a short drive apart here.
Watch 1,000 daringly stupid people eat 1,000 ghost peppers for fun in Copenhagen
Seemed like a good idea at the time.
11 times Japanese businessmen passed out drunk in public — and no one cared
This is a culture where drinking is a job requirement.
Refunds for bad sex and other weird consular requests
Some people just shouldn't leave home.
Rebuilding the palace where Germany declared war in 1914 is pretty controversial
Meant to reunite East and West Berlin, the ‘last piece’ of post-War reconstruction is only dividing the city.
60 Seconds on Earth: Trekking to a lost Inca ruin (VIDEO)
Correspondent Simeon Tegel crosses one of the world's deepest canyons to reach a mysterious Inca citadel.
On Location Video: Can a cable car save this lost Inca ruin?
Choquequirao, or Cradle of Gold, rivals Machu Picchu but gets a fraction of the visitors. The Peruvian government wants that to change.
5 really weird, and enormous, food heists
From maple syrup to caviar, these are some of the weirdest large-scale thefts of food around the world.
World War I still etched into European psyche
A century on, countries are stepping up efforts to commemorate the war to end all wars.
South Korea debuts new parking spaces that are wide, pink, and really sexist
You know, because women are bad drivers and stuff.
The world's tallest Lego tower was just built in Hungary
At 114 feet tall, it features a profile of Pac-Man and is topped by a Rubik's cube.
England's shame: World’s top soccer league, but lousy national team
How England’s World Cup team breaks fans’ hearts, over and over again.
Watch as India delivers its first pizza by drone
It was a 13-inch margherita.
Get massaged by giant pythons at this Philippines zoo
But try not to scream for help. The snakes really hate that.
Mais non! French cooking is alive and well
It may no longer be in the world's top 10, but reports of the demise of French cuisine are premature.
Martial law selfies are the hip new thing in chaotic Thailand
Turns out, the collapse of democracy can be fun, too.
Wake up and smell the fungus in your coffee
'Coffee rust' is out to get your morning cup.
North Korea reports an 'unimaginable' construction accident
It is extremely rare for North Kora to report negative news of this type.
China evacuates 3,000 citizens from Vietnam after deadly attacks
On Sunday, police flooded major cities in Vietnam trying to avert anti-China protests.
How has your week at work been? Would you rather get paid to play with pandas?
The position of "panda caretaker" includes free room and board, an SUV and a salary of $32,000.
The 9 drunkest countries in the world
They’re mostly in the former USSR.